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Instagram’s Wannabe-Stars Are Driving Luxury Hotels Crazy

Hotels are being forced to figure out how to work with a new class of brand-peddling marketers.<p>Three years ago, Lisa Linh quit her full-time job to travel the world and document it on Instagram, where she has nearly 100,000 followers; since then, she has stayed in breathtaking hotels everywhere …

Social Media

Mr. Rogers Had a Simple Set of Rules for Talking to Children

The TV legend possessed an extraordinary understanding of how kids make sense of language.<p>For the millions of adults who grew up watching him on public television, Fred Rogers represents the most important human values: respect, compassion, kindness, integrity, humility. On <i>Mister Rogers’</i> …

Fred Rogers

Mum reveals genius method to stopping your children waking up too early

We all know there's no chance of a lie-in when you have children. Not only do they like to get up at ungodly hours but they often do so with …

Parenting

Smartphone photography tips: 16 handy tricks you should know

Smartphone cameras have improved dramatically in the last few years, owing to better sensors and smarter image processing. Heck, the multi-camera revolution has also yielded better zoom and depth-of-field effects hitherto unknown to smartphone photography.<p>Nevertheless, having a great camera is only …

Mobile Photography

20 Kid-Friendly Backyard Activities You Haven't Thought of Yet

There's plenty of play to be had in your own backyard, but sometimes that Summer slump leaves you out of ideas for outdoor entertainment. If you don't have time to set up an epic outdoor play space, turn to activities you can easily make or do, like taking games outside for added excitement or …

Kids

5 Lessons Most People Learn Way Too Late in Life | Inc.com

<i>"What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Alyssa Satara, co-founder at Refugee Code Academy, on Quora:</b><p><b>1. Perception is …

Happiness

It's surprisingly hard to tell if someone's drowning, so we made you a guide

What to look for—and what to do about it.<p>A refreshing dip is the best way to beat the heat. But the water can be dangerous—particularly for youngsters who don’t know how to swim. For children ages 1 to 14, drowning is the second most common cause of death from unintentional injury. And for every …

Parenting

'Helicopter parents' may hinder kids' emotional well-being

<i>This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every</i> …

Parenting

The Science of Dad and the ‘Father Effect’

If the scientific study of fatherhood has taught us one thing, it’s that there are data-driven, biological, and psychological reasons why kids seem …

Parenting

'I spent £4k to fly to cousin's wedding to be told my baby was not welcome'

A woman who spent £4,000 to go to a family member's abroad was told her five-month-old daughter wasn't welcome.<p>The mum, giving her name on website …

Babysitter

Teacher suspended for being gay: How this is legal in 28 states

As hundreds of thousands of LGBT Americans and their allies are taking to the streets to celebrate during Pride month, a case out of Texas highlights the employment discrimination hurdles the community still needs to clear.<p>Stacy Bailey is a former teacher at Charlotte Anderson Elementary School in …

LGBTQI

Mom Reflects On Her Children's '18th Summer' And It Will Break You

Here’s what it’s like when you’re on your 18th summer with your college-bound kids<p>It seems like the second our children are born, we’re constantly …

Parenting

Jimmy Fallon Starts His Very Own Summer Book Club – and We're All Invited to Join

Books have officially taken over <i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i>!<p>On Friday, Fallon announced a summer reading program — “<i>Tonight Show</i> Summer …

Books

How to Install GFCI Outlets

Cheap insurance against deadly shocks<p>Turn off the power at the main circuit panel and remove the old outlet. Disconnect the wires by clipping them …

Home Improvement

The Essential Reading List: Dystopian

Every month in 2018, we’re offering an essential reading list by genre. Those we’ve put together so far include:<p>This month, we’re covering one of the …

Books

Physicists Just Found the Last Missing Protons and Neutrons In the Universe

The universe's missing matter has been found, and it's floating between the stars.<p>Researchers who study the ancient history of the universe know how …

Universe

Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity Was Confirmed in a Distant Galaxy

Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity revolutionized how we understand space, time, and gravity. While most of us can only boast a surface-level …

Physics

The Rise of Racist Porn

In recent years, there’s been a disturbing increase in racist porn. But one black adult performer is fighting back.<p><i>Blacks on Blondes</i>. <i>Blacked</i>. <i>Black</i> …

Civil Rights

Best Novels on the Midwest: From Franzen to

Why does the literature of the Midwest not get the attention it deserves? The creation of a Kurt Vonnegut library spurred Anna Clark to come up with …

Literature

How to Talk to Kids About Rich People

When talking to kids about rich people, you’re teaching them not only about money but about justice — and, by extension, injustice too.<p>As any parent …

Personal Finance

I'm Sick Of Making Every Freaking Decision For My Family

Every weekend is the same. We let our kids lounge around in their PJ’s and stay glued to their iPads until we drag our sorry asses out of bed. Then …

Parenting

10 true crime books guaranteed to keep you up at night

1/<p>"Columbine"<p>The Columbine high school shooting rocked the nation in 1999 and unfortunately seemed to herald an epidemic. Journalist Dave Cullen …

Books

Habits That Will Strengthen Your Parent-Child Bond

Like any relationship, the bond between a parent and child can be made stronger with some habits that can be easily incorporated into your everyday …

Kids

Black doctor tapes man using car to block gate to her home community

Nnenna Aguocha is a doctor who lives in a gated townhouse community in Buckhead, Atlanta. That’s a pretty wealthy area; and Aguocha is a doctor. …

Trespassing

Affordable Satellite Communication By Bivystick

Bivy App have created a new affordable satellite communication system aptly named the Bivystick, designed to be easy-to-use and transform yourself …

Gear & Gadgets

The best biographies and autobiographies ever written

<b>Our critics chose the greatest memoirs and biographies ever written, from the definitive biography of Winston Churchill to a dazzling graphic novel about a young girl's coming-of-age in Iran</b><p><b>Lives of the Caesars</b> by Suetonius (c121AD)<p>Suetonius was private secretary to the emperor Hadrian and although …

Literature

25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

From remote surf towns to fern-covered canyons and massive glaciers, here are some of the most incredible sights the U.S. and Canada have to …

Travel

Watch: Sinclair forced its TV stations to air pro-Trump propaganda on family separation

“While some of the concern is real, a lot of it is politically driven by the liberals in politics and the media.”<p>The Sinclair Broadcasting Group — the pro-Trump media conglomerate — is taking over local television. And it’s now using its reach to spread a counternarrative that the media and …

Immigration

A Letter to the Mother of My New Boyfriend's Kids

As a single mom whose ex is already coupled off and close to introducing his girlfriend to our child, I started to think about what it would be like if it were the other way around: me, dating a man with kids and meeting his ex. Would she feel the way I do about meeting my ex's new lady? Nervous, …

Parenting

Mum sees 'ghost' of child she miscarried 'haunting her home as she spots face on baby monitor'

A mum-of-two claims she has seen the ghost of a child she miscarried after seeing a "face" on her baby monitor.<p>Melissa Smith insists she’s always …

Living Rooms