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I Hit a Wall 2 Years After My Divorce, and Here's What I Did

It all started two years ago on an October afternoon that I remember surprisingly little about. That was the day that I picked up my 5-month-old daughter and 2-year-old son and left the family home we had just purchased two months ago for the last time. We were setting out on a new adventure, just …

Parenting

Ankle boots: 3 ways to wear them this summer

Clothing

Ask E. Jean: How to Face an Affair (And Walk Away With Half)

"Drop the helpless-wife act."<p><b>Dear E. Jean:</b> My husband is having an affair, and I don't know what to do. I'm a terrible person: I accessed his credit card statements and snooped in his cell phone. And here's the irony: He <i>confronted</i> me<i>! He said "someone"</i> was looking at his bank statements. Flustered …

Ideas & Advice

Photo<p>26 Must-Have Wedding Photos You Don’t Want to Miss<p>Trust us—you’ll want to capture all of these moments.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>Your Complete Guide to …

7 Skin Tricks That Will Cost You Nothing

If, like us, you're broke after the holidays but looking for a good skin pick-me-up, fear not -- there's plenty you can do with absolutely zero cash. So stop dreaming of pricey products and save your money for more important things... like clothes.<p><b>1. Drink water... lots and lots of water.</b> We've all …

Grown Brothers Hilariously Recreate Photos from Their Past

Then/Now is a series in which the Luxton brothers recreate moments from when they were very young. The personal photographs, reinterpreted in adult form, are hilarious depictions of grown men placed in unusual circumstances.<p>As children become adults, a certain uninhibited spirit can be lost amid …

Cute

How a 365 Project Changed My Life

Just over a year ago, photography was my most precious hobby. I really enjoyed it and took photos fairly often, but I felt that if I wanted to take …

Massive Polar Bears Enjoy a Magnificent Glowing Sunset

Many photographers have set out to document polar bears within their natural, snowy surroundings. Whether the animals are playfully rolling around in the snow or going for a quick swim, more often than not, they are surrounded by a stark white, wintry backdrop. However, in Alaska's Arctic National …

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Ordinary Objects Cleverly Interact With Simple Line Drawings

The world is filled with possibilities according to clever Ecuador-based artist Javier Perez. From the graphic designer's perspective, any little object can be redefined to communicate a whimsical idea that will make just about anybody smile.<p>Perez first began his <i>Instagram Experiments</i> last fall with …

InterAct

Mother's Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Farm Animals

10 Always-Entertaining Party Games

Party games are a great way to bring people together, break the ice or just provide old friends with new tricks. From easy, no-frills fun to …

Charisma

Tag: Design Travel

Gowanus Inn in Brooklyn: A Hotel Inspired by 1950s Americana<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Argentinian Cooking and Everything Custom at Carbón in Paris<p>by Alexa …

Read Screenplays From Some Of The Year's Best Movies

Toward awards season, studios begin releasing their film scripts as part of their "for your consideration" campaigns.<p>Movie site The Film Stage gathered together links for 33 of this year's screenplays. So if you're looking for some quality reads over the holiday and don't want to pick up a book, …

Wall Street

Selena Gomez Says She's The 'Happiest' She's Been In A While After Canceling Tour

It looks like Selena Gomez isn't regretting her decision to take a little "me time" and cancel her Asia and Australian tour dates next year.<p>"I'm the happiest I've been in a while ... So blessed and thankful for the future, for release and to finally be happy for those I loved," the 21-year-old …

Smiles are contagious, pass it on

It’s great when someone decides to use social media to spread happiness and make a difference rather than using it to send ambiguous photos of …

Thai commercial sends a nice message but they manipulate you while they do it

You would never guess that this tearjerker of a commercial is an advertisement for a telecom company — and maybe that’s the point. The video …

Why kids should teach Gender Studies 101 to the world

I thought this video was really cute. I watched. I smiled, I laughed. The kids put right-wing conservatives to shame, saying things that a lot of …

Quick Quiz: What's Your "State" of Mind?

Does your personality fit where you've chosen to live? Over more than a decade, researchers surveyed 1.6 million Americans to create personality …

New York City

Ways to Use Sheer Curtains and Valences

<b>Sheer curtains</b> can add a hazy, dreamy quality to any room. They are light weight, easy to hang and don’t dominate the décor. However, while they’re …

This Futuristic Indoor Garden Is Also A Groovy Fish Tank

Attention, city-dwellers: Grow your own herbs, vegetables, and flowers with this novel aquaponic gardening system.<p>Good news for all you aspiring urban farmers: there’s now a new way to grow a pesticide-free garden right inside your tiny apartment. Two law school students with a passion for …

Aquaponics

Katy Perry (In Any Language)

Katy Perry, whose latest album, <i>Prism</i>, came out in October, is a global pop star with subtext. Like many of her songs, her current hit “Roar,” which topped the American charts (the video garnered 35 million views on YouTube within the first three days of the single’s release), is an anthem with …

Health

Lifestyle<p>Abby Haglage<p>A woman in Pittsburgh received a small zap from her earbuds that caused her lips to swell. Here's what you need to know.<p>Lifestyle<p>…

Autumn Adults

Once again we sent out our street-style photographers to the plaza at Lincoln Center, the cobblestone streets of the West Village, and gritty back alleys of Chelsea to capture the attendees with the most chic, mature style during this fashion week.

Water Tower

The artist Tom Fruin has built this water tower made of colored plexiglas in Brooklyn. The strange structure is a tribute to New York and the “water …

Expressive Digital Illustrations that Tell Surreal Stories

These surreal scenes by Christian Schloe feature bizarre moments that draw viewers out of a concrete reality and into a dreamy, fictional world. In his work, the digital artist creates expressive visual stories filled with soft color palettes, elegant birds and butterflies, soft flower petals, and …

Digital Art

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