Behind Dr. Brandt's Death
See, Fred committed suicide, hanged himself in the garage of his Miami home during the early morning hours of Sunday, April 5, Easter Sunday, as it so happened. He was Stars—movie, rock, and pop—television personalities and fashion models and ...
August 10, 2015
Tom Stoppard Thinks You're Dumb
To sit with Shakespeare and Chekhov and Shaw and Tom Stoppard—and, yes, with August Wilson and Lynn Nottage as well—is to aspire to being the best that we can possibly be. Ms. Dusbiber and Mr. Pryce dismiss that aspiration as snobbery. Not me: I call ...
June 18, 2015
Tour the Welch home near Eastwood
More formal gatherings aspire to the dining room. Faux-patterned An elaborate chandelier with a medallion illuminates the oval cherry dining table surrounded by accent chairs. Ornate mirrors flank A large wall clock adds a touch of whimsy. Bob ...
March 5, 2015
Fate dealt migrants a bad hand but we should not demonise them by CHRIS DEERIN
I had just stepped from the air-conditioned coolness of Frankfurt Airport's vast Terminal One into a wall of German heat. No, I'd just wait and risk a grainy appearance on the Six o'Clock News denouncing the forces of Western imperialism while ...
July 5, 2015
The Basis Peak fitness and sleep tracker can help you form better habits
We're in a brand new year! It's time to start in on those resolutions we've promised ourselves. We want to form better habits, get things accomplished, and feel better about our lives. So many people choose to lose weight, but everyone goes about how ...
January 2, 2015
What are the world's friendliest/unfriendliest cities?
(CNN) — Australians and New Zealanders tend to get annoyed when their accents get mistaken for one another, but there's one thing they do share. Both countries can lay claim to hosting the world's friendliest city, with Melbourne and Auckland jointly ...
This Guy Went Around The World In 80 Days The First Time He Travelled
It meant 80 to 90 hour weeks and a new email was arriving, on average, once every 45 seconds around the clock. It was exhausting and, by early January, it was clear that I was simply not capable of upholding the standards that I'd set during the ...
February 9, 2015
Children’s Books Inspire Room Decor
Many designers and retailers, from bookstores to home-decorating stores, have picked up on the theme of children’s literature as decor inspiration ... Add a big vintage-style wall clock and a teacup lamp (www.target.com). Find rugs, nightlights and ...
August 19, 2015
Cottages for the chronically homeless take shape in South Dallas
“I always say, ‘If I can’t hang a picture on the wall ... inspire people to aspire to be housed and to believe and see it can happen.” Move-in will begin in late October. Each resident will live in a 400-square-foot home with a compact kitchen ...
August 17, 2015
The Hong Kong home where every day feels like a holiday
It is listed on Airbnb, the website through which Kristin, an Icelander, rents out her home when she and her three-year-old daughter ... Kristin’s sister, Hulda Thorey, helped with the decor. “She’s good at putting things in place and seeing the ...
August 15, 2015
Create a sense of the exotic to remind you of far-away places
While another get-away might be impossible, and you can't unfortunately import the blazing sunshine and sultry sunsets, you could recreate the style of your favourite destination in decor, for an at-home ... wall sticker, £19.99, Becky & Lolo. Or clock ...
August 17, 2015
Fun stuff for home and work
CENTRAL'S MULTI-BRAND store CIO is a cool place to browse if you need funky decor items to jazz up the home or office ... penholder that's formed into a clutching hand, as well as Wall Pad clocks for the living room and robot-like alarm clocks, perfect ...
August 15, 2015
While another get-away might be impossible, and you can't unfortunately import the blazing sunshine and sultry sunsets, you could recreate the style of your favourite destination in decor, for an at-home ... wall sticker, £19.99, Becky & Lolo. Clock ...
August 13, 2015
Children's rooms inspired by kids’ literature
Many designers and retailers, from bookstores to home-decorating stores, have picked up on the theme of children’s literature as decor inspiration ... Add a big vintage-style wall clock and a teacup lamp (www.target.com ). Find rugs, nightlights ...
August 8, 2015