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Don’t love what you do? *This* career path provides for the most happiness, a new study claims

Your career impacts your well-being in a number of scientifically supported ways. For starters, a job that you like is worth more than a pay increase …

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

<b>“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”</b> — Max Planck, German quantum theorist and Nobel Prize winner<p>There are two primary mental shifts that occur in the lives of all highly successful people. Many make the first, but very few make the second.<p>Both of these …

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

Dessert

Nest’s co-founder helped design this crazy concept smartwatch

The Ressence Type 2 imagines what the fusion of mechanical and smartwatches could look like<p>Luxury watchmaker Ressence has a new prototype watch it’s showing off at the SIHH 2018 watch show (Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, in case you were curious) called the Type 2 e-Crown Concept, as …

Web Development

Renovated 1960s A-frame cabin proves that clever design triumphs over square footage

This 1960s A-frame cabin went through a massive rehabilitation that took it from a rundown shack into a beautiful home tailored to the needs of its …

Bedrooms

Appareil Architecture's black metal cabin hides in a Quebec forest

Deep in the woods of Quebec, Canadian firm Appareil Architecture has built a black house with a matching smaller cabin, linked together with outdoor …

Bose noise-masking sleepbuds -- SOLD OUT

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This swanky desert guesthouse was fashioned out of a former horse barn

This stunning modernist guest home bears little similarity to its previous form: an old concrete barn for horses. Design-build firm The Construction …

1:Face: The original charity watch | Official Site

Watch Collections<p>EACH WATCH DONATES TO A PARTICULAR CHARITY<p>Charity spotlight<p>This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, purchase the 1:Face Watch to bring …

Breast Cancer

Plagued Ash Trees Were Repurposed to Create This Charred-Cedar Clad Home on Lake Michigan

A charred-cedar clad home overlooks Lake Michigan.<p>Can chopping down trees to build a house be an act of preservation? Mike and Barb Collins cleared about a hundred trees from the Leelanau County, Michigan, lot they bought in 2012 in order to make way for a vacation home. About 40 of them were ash …

Living Rooms

Deplar Farm

Surrounded by the rugged landscapes and icy fjords of northern Iceland's Troll Peninsula, the Deplar Farm provides adventure by day and …

Traditional Washington boathouse by Hoedemaker Pfeiffer offers sweeping coastal views

Giant sliding doors allow occupants to take in the sunrise and sunset from this modest boathouse that was overhauled by American studio Hoedemaker …

sipaboard launches self-inflatable electric paddleboard

may 02, 2018<p>at the drone racing league (DRL) headquarters in manhattan, ryan gury, sat in front of me with a little, polygon drone beside him.<p>at the …

Paddleboarding

New Zealand's backcountry huts inspired this breezy, open home

Indoor-outdoor living at its finest<p>A home inspired by New Zealand’s backcountry huts has been completed in the settlement of Puhoi, just 50 kilometers, or about 31 miles north of Auckland. Designed by the director of local firm LTD Architectural David Maurice for him and his own family, the simple …

A Cost-Conscious House in Sweden That’s a Pinterest Sensation

An unlikely Pinterest sensation: the house of Maria Förstberg, a librarian and weaver, located in Linköping, in southern Sweden. The structure, a …

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Nutrition

The Architect Is In: A Ranch-Turned-Farmhouse in Sonoma County

Every remodel has its budget. This week, E. B. Min from Min|Day talks us through spreading a budget effectively while spending it in the right …

Tent cabin cluster blends perfectly into a Californian forest

This family retreat hidden in the forests of Northern California is very different from your typical weekend home. Berkeley-based Envelope …

Architecture

Rising From the Ruins: Homes Built on Architectural Remains

While the English word ruin comes from the Latin "ruina"—meaning “destruction” or “downfall”—ruins can be the literal and figurative foundations for stunning new contemporary additions, insertions, and renovations.<p>Ruins have long been romanticized, praised, and studied; they attest to what once …

Living Rooms

Coyle Cabins

Overlooking the Hood Canal, the Coyle Cabins are a Washington retreat with Danish roots. Clean lines and simple forms dominate the three gabled …

There’s No Magic in Venture-Backed Home Care

HomeHero hangs up its cape, pivoting new direction.<p>In September, 2016 my family held funeral proceedings in Los Angeles to say goodbye to my …

In-home care your family will love | Honor

Demetria Figueroa Cares with Love<p>When we asked Honor Care Pro Demetria Figueroa how her friends would describe her, she didn’t hesitate, "Loving. …

Reinventing in-home care starts with facing the hard truths of caregiving in America.

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Long-Term Care

The best wireless outdoor home security camera

<i>By Rachel Cericola</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending …

Raised Garden Kits

Why Cedar Raised Beds make great organic gardens Raised garden beds create the perfect environment for organic growing for two…<p>$159.00–$438.00<p>4x4x11 …

Gardens

Nice Corten Steel Planter Bed

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Enough House

How much house is enough in terms of both size and craft? This approximately 700 ft² dwelling is the most recent in a series of affordable, modest houses designed by the firm, exploring the idea of ‘economy as ethic’. It is a flexible prototype which is intended to be replicated and customized to …