Lisa Stanley

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Current Obsessions: Street Names Can Help Home Values (Checking Ours Now)

Talk about curb appeal. On streets with “good” names (like Lake or Sunset), home values are higher than over on Main or 2nd. We’ve been obsessively …

Curb Appeal

Top things to do in Rome

Few cities evoke the sheer wonder and amazement of Rome. Ancient history, outstanding art and religious icons are around every corner and when it all gets too much you can just join the locals in sipping espresso in one of the city's many squares. With so much to see and do, the real test will be …


The Million-Dollar Income Stream

<i>Four recipes for getting $40,000 a year for 25 years</i><p>What’s the cheapest way to have $1 million coming in for your retirement spending—say, $40,000 a year for a quarter of a century? I looked at four schemes, with price tags ranging from $546,000 to $742,000. I have one favorite. You might, …

The Best-Performing CEOs in the World

The knock on most business leaders is that they don’t take the long view—that they’re fixated on achieving short-term goals to lift their pay. So which global CEOs actually delivered solid results over the long run? Our 2014 list of top performers provides an objective answer.<p>Adi Ignatius<p>A few …

Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes | Women's Health

10 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes<p>Easy and tasty sweet potato recipes, each with about 300 calories or less<p>Rodale Images<p>One Sweet Veggie<p>For a humble root vegetable, the sweet potato sure does have a lot going for it. The orange tuber packs 438% of your daily value of infection-fighting vitamin A and, …

Healthy Eating

25 Playlists for Every Possible Workout Routine on the Planet


Eric Church Announces Second Leg of Outsiders World Tour

Genre-bending, high-energy shows now stretch until February 2015<p>Eric Church's Outsiders World Tour, which launched last month in Bossier City, …

The 15 Destinations You Need to Visit This Fall

The best places to visit in America and beyond right now.<p>Fall is officially here, and with it comes the urge to explore new horizons and distant vistas. Which direction should your GPS lead you? Here, we round up the best places to visit in America and around the world this season.

New England

Before & After: The Fireplace Makeover That Completely Transformed This Living Room

A planked fireplace and new paint colors give this room a fresh, beach-house feel.<p>A planked fireplace and new paint colors give this room a fresh, beach-house feel.

Living Rooms

Nexus 9 Tablet Takes HTC To A Turning Point

Smartphone developer HTC has been looking since 2011 for new ways to protect its wispy profits and quavering world market share. So the Taiwanese brand is expected to appear next not on a slick smartphone but on a high-end Google-designed tablet, the Nexus 9. HTC has almost no tablet market share …

10 Drugstore Must-Haves from Emma Stone's Makeup Artist

Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears by.<p>Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears …


Your Guide to Must-Have Fall Makeup


18 Bad Sleeping Habits To Break Now

From the editors of, correct these common sleeping mistakes for a better night's rest.<p>Even if you eat kale and exercise and somehow resist the office cupcakes, it won't matter much if you don't get a decent amount of sleep. Your body and mind desperately needs rest to function …

New York City

The New Anti-Agers

The best new skin anti-agers<p>If you feel like the last woman left battling wrinkles, brown spots, and sagging skin without the help of injections of lasers, you may be surprised to learn you're not alone. Reality check: Only about 5 percent of women in the U.S. had Botox, fillers, or laser …

Skin Care

Torn and Frayed: 7 Denim Jackets We Want Now

You could just as easily dust off one of your mom's old '70s styles, but there's something utterly sentimental about breaking in your own denim jacket. The good news is that this season's styles won't make you do all the work: they come pre-distressed in a variety of relaxed shapes, from boyfriend …

Time Management

12 New Ways to Make Chocolate Chip Cookies

Let’s be honest, who doesn’t love nibbling on cookie dough or experimenting with stirring up the ultimate batch of chocolate chip cookies? Perhaps you even dabble in both areas. No matter how <i>your</i> cookie crumbles, this collection of 12 creative chocolate chip cookie recipes is definitely for you! …

Molten Chocolate Cakes: The Dignified Way to Eat Cake Batter

Let's face it: chocolate cake batter is richer in flavor and almost always much tastier than the finished product. But it'd be odd, to say the least, to serve up bowls of cake batter at a dinner party. The answer to this dilemma? Molten chocolate cakes. Baked just enough to give an elegant …


Hikes Near Me: 25 Gorgeous Hikes Across the Country

25 Gorgeous Hikes You Have to Do in Your Lifetime<p>Allow us to introduce you to your hiking bucket list<p>Research shows that spending time outside is vital to our health—and that exercising outdoors is more satisfying and can burn more calories. Luckily, you can get a workout and a hefty dose of …


The Best Global Shopping Trips to Take in Your Lifetime

Anthropologie's buyer-at-large and former star of Man Shops Globe, Keith Johnson, shares his favorite world markets.<p>It's no secret we love to shop at <i>BAZAAR</i>. That combined with an overwhelming sense of wanderlust as of late (summer is just around the corner, after all), we're looking to make a …

Buenos Aires

The 25 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America

Every year, colleges welcome a fresh influx of really, really attractive people, requiring a rigorous reassessment of exactly who the best-looking …

First Ride: Harley-Davidson 2015 CVO Road Glide Ultra

Harley-Davidson has put its Road Glide back onto the road, after a season in mothballs. The 2015 CVO Road Glide Ultra is a return to glory for this big bagger.<p>And big it is: 102 inches long and almost 1,000 pounds fully fueled, powered by a fuel-injected, 1,800-cc motor producing 115 foot-pounds of …

The Laundry Care Tech That Will Change Your Routine

A less-than-thrilling chore just got easier.<p>Thanks to the latest laundry-care equipment and technology, a less-than-thrilling chore just got easier.


New Sex Toys | Women's Health

14 Crazy New Sex Toys You Probably Haven’t Tried—But You Really Should<p>Did someone say "crazy sex toys"? Yes. Yes, they did.<p>Photograph courtesy of form 8/lelo/Nu Sensuelle<p>You’ve got a lot of options when you’re looking to buy a sex toy. How many spots do you want to target? One? Two? <i>Three</i>? Do you …


The Female Orgasm: How it Works

That's what evolutionary biologists have been trying to figure out — with little success. <i>The Case of the Female Orgasm: Bias in the Science of Evolution</i> by Elisabeth Lloyd, Ph.D., a biology professor at Indiana University, shoots holes in virtually every theory that has ever attempted to pinpoint …