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The best cruises for people who don't like cruise ships

Incredible Mediterranean voyages that will provide a fresh take on cruising.<p>1. Cyclades odyssey<p>The handsome, nimble motor-sailing cruiser Galileo will whisk 49 passengers on a whistle-stop tour of the Cyclades, surely Greece’s most striking island group. Pairing popular stops such as volcanic …

Cruise Ships

29 Foods the World’s Healthiest People Eat Every Day

Want to keep riding until you’re 90? These longevity-boosting foods can help<p>1 of 29<p>Almonds<p>Rich in healthy fats, fiber, and protein, these nuts are made for more than snacking. Use slivered almonds as a topping for oatmeal or yogurt, add them to muffin recipes, or use almond flour in place of …

Nutrition

Lyft expands program to bring free rides to cancer patients

People battling cancer shouldn't have to worry about how they're going to get to treatment. Lyft and the American Cancer Society have teamed up to …

Ranked: Lonely Planet's Top Ten Places To Visit In Europe For 2018

Lonely Planet’s guide to its top ten European destinations for 2018 throws up some unlikely candidates.<p>Yes there’s the usual mix of inspiring cities, rugged landscapes, wild coastlines and Europe’s ubiquitous blend of history and culture infusing almost everything, everywhere. But many of the names …

Smart Cities: Helping People and Engaging Citizens

The hype around Jetsons-esque visions of ‘smart cities’ seems to be settling down, and now public leaders and urban planners are turning their minds …

Designer Greg Natale Created a Home in Australia So Cool It Should Be a Netflix Series

This is 16,200 square feet of dramatic, nearly all-black interiors. Even the kids’ rooms are fly.<p>True auteurs don’t play games. They know exactly …

Peter Gordon’s recipe for red curried butternut squash, mushrooms and spinach

This is a very mild curry, but you can jazz it up with extra chilli and spices such as cumin and coriander seeds. It can be paired with steamed rice or couscous as the main component of a meal, or served as the vegetable side alongside steamed fish, lamb chops or a roast chicken. Pumpkin, celeriac …

Recipes

Chocolate Easter Egg Filled with Chocolate Caramel Mousse

Just in time for Easter! This chocolate Easter egg filled with chocolate and caramel mousse is so delicious and creamy – a real holiday dessert! This …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

A model just carried her own severed head at the Gucci show

Milan Fashion Week is here and with it, the moment a lot of you have been waiting for, Gucci’s latest collection.<p>The invite for the AW18 show was a timer in a plastic bag, slowly counting down. To what, we still aren’t sure. Upon entering the show space – which had been transformed into an …

This Magical Dutch Town is Like Something Out of a Storybook

One of the main reasons people flock to Europe is for a taste of its history. Packed full of gorgeous architecture, the buildings you'll come across …

A Study of 300,000 Emails Says Opening With This 1 Word Prompts More People to Reply

The top 3 words, in fact, prompted many more replies than everything else people used.<p><i>(Update: It turns out there are also separate reports showing the best closing phrases and the best day of the week to send emails if you want a response.)</i><p>How many emails do you send a day? Depending on your job, …

The 10 coolest Airbnbs in New York City

For someplace to stay with a little more character than the typical hotel, book one of the best Airbnbs in New York City. This list includes …

Wendell Castle, Inimitable Furniture Designer, Builder, Educator and Craftsman, Passes Away

On Saturday Wendell Castle, furniture designer/builder, educator and former instructor at R.I.T.'s School of American Craftsmen, passed away at the …

Furniture Design

Ask a Witch: Witchcraft’s Most Confusing Sayings

Figuring out the power of the crossroads<p><i>In “Ask a Witch,” Gabriela Herstik answers your questions about channeling ancient wisdom in the modern age.</i><p>We’re back! It’s time to get witchin' and bitchin’. Are you ready to start the new year with some extra mystical, magical, boss witch vibes? Me too. …

Spirituality

6 Meeting Hacks (and 1 Weird Tip) That Instantly Boost Your Credibility

Sales demo? VC pitch? Don't let your big opportunity turn into a massive waste of time.<p>This is it: the Big Meeting. You've brought a conference room's worth of people together to make an important decision, close that huge sale, or kick off a new strategic initiative. Trouble is, most of these …

The Japanese words for “space” could change your view of the world

When you are the first person to arrive in a meeting room, do you think of it as being empty or full?<p>If you were raised in the West, a meeting room is made for people to meet. Therefore, if there are no people in that room, then of course it must be empty. As philosopher Henk Oosterling remarks, in …

Japan

How to Dress for the Snowpocalypse, According to Science

Ever heard of a “bomb cyclone”? Or “bombogenesis”? Well, get acquainted, especially if you live in the Northeast. The term refers to a blast of snow and frost that is forecasted to begin tonight. Parts of the region are expected to get six to 12 inches of snow, powerful hurricane-force winds, and …

2018 is the year you start volunteering. Here’s how

I am not a selfless, tireless soul. Like other people, I like to chill. I go to the movies, buy things I don’t need sometimes, and nap when I can. I try hard to be a great partner and mother, and I’m generally happy. And yet, I am obsessed with mindfulness and the blissful peace it offers. Why do …

Volunteering

Minimalist Revugia retreat is nestled amidst Germany's Black Forest

1/8<p>Revugia Hotel by Lichtecht<p>First images of the Revugia spa and wellness resort show a complex of beautiful cabins and tree houses nestled in the …

The Ultimate Adventure Gift List

If you’ve seen our home page in the last month, you may have noticed that we published our holiday gift guide a little differently this year. Instead …

Mountain Climbing Can Actually Cause Psychosis, And We Don't Know Why

It's not the same as altitude sickness.<p>HP Lovecraft may be a polarising figure nowadays, but he was right about one thing: there's madness in them …

Weekend Recipe: Cauliflower Fried Rice With Roasted Tamari Almonds

Something magical happens when you lightly sauté finely chopped cauliflower in a cast-iron pan with a selection of herbs, spices and aromatics. The …

A Display of 8000 Paper Sculptures Made from Chopstick Sleeves

Yuki Tatsumi was working as a waiter in a restaurant when one day, as he was cleaning up a table, he noticed that a customer had intricately folded …

Japan

Crab and Ricotta Cannelloni

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over high heat. Add the pasta and cook until tender but still firm to the bite, stirring occasionally, …

Neuroscience Has a Lot To Learn from Buddhism

A scientist and a monk compare notes on meditation, therapy, and their effects on the brain<p>Can training the mind make us more attentive, altruistic, and serene? Can we learn to manage our disturbing emotions in an optimal way? What are the transformations that occur in the brain when we practice …

Meditation

Garlic-Rosemary Mushrooms Recipe

By: EatingWell User<p>I made the recipe just as it is, it was very good, it's something even my meat only husband ate and enjoyed.<p>By: EatingWell …

Why You Should Wear Black Jeans to Every Holiday Party

There's no more trusty a wingman than your favorite pair of slim-cut black jeans when it comes to getting dressed for holiday parties this year. They're flattering, edgy, and nice enough to dress up or down. They also make getting dressed so much easier—and important quality during these hectic and …

This Formula Will Make You Happier At Work and At Home in 2018

Wellbeing can be broken down into five key aspects.<p>Growth is good and we all want to be part of a growing company. But there is a dark side; a year of late nights, working on weekends, always-being-connected can really take a toll on people--depleting energy and impacting wellbeing.<p>Research shows …