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Overwhelmed? 5 Ways to Find Peace in Less Than 5 Minutes

When the daily chaos of life gets to be too much, try these fast-acting techniques to stay calm.<p>During Rush Hour: Pop a Peppermint<p>While Trying to Get …

Recipes, DIY, Home Decor & Crafts

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

It's also TODAY cleaning-expert approved.<p>We'll keep updating this list as new deals kick off!<p>What a fun way to bring a smile to guests’ faces when …

A Small, Elegant Manhattan Apartment in Blue

Glamour in bare-bones space.<p>Designer Kelly Giesen brought chic glamour to her bare-bones, 725-square-foot Manhattan apartment by adding elegant moldings, French doors, sparkling mirror, and a fresh blue and white palette.

Interior Design

Being Gentle to Ourselves

<i>By</i> <i>Amy Hackworth</i><i>. Image: vintage</i> <i>Laura Ashley</i> <i>via</i> <i>The House That Lars Built</i>.<p>In the past several weeks, we’ve talked about supporting our friends as they …

The Raj Duet

Daughters of Britain’s last viceroy, Louis, Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Lady Pamela Hicks and her sister, the Countess, knew extreme privilege and epic tragedy. Hicks’s memoir describes experiences of a lifetime—friendships with Gandhi, Nehru, and the Queen—even though it ends at age 24.<p>Not many …

'Batwoman' Co-Authors Exit, Claim DC 'Prohibited' Lesbian Marriage

Authors J.H. Williams and W. Haden Blackman will leave the title after the upcoming 26th issue.<p>DC Comics' <i>Batwoman</i> is losing its two co-authors.<p>In a …

"Well, it's clear we will not give him up, he can feel safe here. But what's next?" Vladmir Putin said this week about Edward Snowden in an interview G20 summit. The seating order for the G20 summit, which begins tomorrow, has been changed to keep Obama and Putin from having to acknowledge one another.

17<p>Cognitive dissonance be damned, Putin can be a petty despot ushering in a new era of homophobia, militarization, and creepy cult of personality AND …

Print or pixels: Which is better?

The week’s best arts and culture reads – including screens v books, the tragedy of American universities and some Seamus Heaney from the archives.<p>Paper versus pixel<br>Nicholas Carr | Nautilus | 30 August 2013<br>Reports of the death of print have been greatly exaggerated. Writing on paper looks set for a …

82nd & Fifth: METAPHORICAL by Shi-yee Liu This small fan painting, now mounted as an album leaf, was made by Liang Kai, who left his prestigious position as a court painter to live in a Buddhist monastery. “He’s playing on the idea of the deceptive nature of what can be seen on the surface,” says curator Shi-yee Liu. http://met.org/19iZnFc See Chinese fans painted in different styles and how they were held: http://met.org/17uEhQM Liang Kai (Chinese, active first half of the 13th century) | Poet Strolling by a Marshy Bank | Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)

By: Danielle (Dee) Colucci 2012 Acrylic on 24 x 30 inch canvas by © Danielle (Dee) Colucci 2012 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dee-Colucci-Art-Page/260518710644780 Posted by Lara

Bill Nye Joins Dancing With the Stars Because He Loves the Cosmos

Author: Angela Watercutter. Angela Watercutter Culture<p>Date of Publication: 09.04.13.<p>Time of Publication: 4:49 pm. 4:49 pm<p>Two things that seem highly …

Boticca Secures $4M In A Series A From MMC Ventures To Expand Internationally

When Boticca first appeared back in 2010 it might have looked a little like a normal commerce jewellery store. But underneath was an innovative layer of design, content and community features which tapped into the coming juggernaut of social and the now hot space of “curation”, as evidenced by …

How to make stress your friend | Kelly McGonigal

Hot List Poll: Print

The axiom that if you don’t evolve you die has by now been drilled into the heads of publishers. Obviously. Whether through a host of mobile …

Further reading

Now You Can Make Campbell's Soup In Your Coffee Machine

Campbell's and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters collaborated on the product, according to a joint statement.<p>The soup will come in three varieties, including Homestyle Chicken Broth & Noodle, according to the release. Other flavors haven't been announced.<p>The package will have a K-cup pack of broth …

DoubleX Gabfest: The Marshmallow Test Edition

Onward Into Syria, Blindly

Four days on and President Obama’s gambit of going to Congress for approval of military action in Syria is working out pretty well for him. Senator John McCain, his opponent in the 2008 campaign, is standing shoulder to shoulder with him. Secretary of State John Kerry is busy making allusions to …

Marriage Proposal After Skydiving Is Quite The Adrenaline Rush

Utah couple Adam Frei and Kenzie Bouwhuis got more than just an adrenaline rush after their first skydiving experience: they got engaged as well!<p>Frei asked his and Bouwhuis' families to help out with the proposal. They were holding a large banner that said, "Kenzie Will You Marry Me?" as the two …

The daily quiz, 5 September 2013

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Is New York City Mayoral Candidate Bill de Blasio the New Dinkins?

Bill de Blasio’s full-throated call for a left turn in New York City politics has vaulted him into the lead among the Democratic candidates for …

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35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

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