#158: Holiday Decorating Around The World

| By John Petersik | December 9, 2019 | #158: Holiday Decorating Around The World After hundreds of submissions from Australia to South Africa, we’ve rounded up some fascinating (and extremely charming) ways that you guys dress up your homes all around the world to celebrate a variety of holidays. We loved hearing about everything … Continue reading #158: Holiday Decorating Around The World

Secrets to College Success: Part 2

What are the secrets to academic success for college students? Research shows that fostering student success is about more than helping students learn the material. Creating an environment where students feel cared about and have a sense of “belonging” can be just as important as providing extra help with classwork. There’s a lot of research … Continue reading Secrets to College Success: Part 2

Before and After: This Living Room Redo Brings Instant Cozy

Some rooms are just harder to design than others. We think a lot about what to do when rooms are too small, but sometimes rooms are tricky because they’re too big or weirdly shaped. Courtney Lognecker’s living room was like that: long and narrow, with nothing to look at. “When my husband and I first … Continue reading Before and After: This Living Room Redo Brings Instant Cozy

All About Narcissism: Q&A with Dr. J. Miller (Part 1/2)

Introducing Dr. Josh Miller What causes narcissism? Why are narcissists so charming and likable (at first)? Do people with narcissistic personality disorder have high self-esteem? Is narcissism related to psychopathy? Can narcissism be cured—or treated successfully with medication or psychotherapy? Might narcissism sometimes be a good thing or is it always harmful? How to deal … Continue reading All About Narcissism: Q&A with Dr. J. Miller (Part 1/2)

Peek Inside a 484 Square-Foot House in Texas That Used To Be Half the Size

We independently select these products—if you buy from one of our links, we may earn a commission.On a commercial lot in the Texas Hill Country, Lara Bobo transformed two dilapidated 1930s properties into rental units. The first, which is already available on Airbnb, she furnished for just $6,000. This time, she set off on another … Continue reading Peek Inside a 484 Square-Foot House in Texas That Used To Be Half the Size

Peek Inside This Charming Treehouse Rental in the English Countryside

Thanks to an abundance of treehouse vacation properties, an arboreal escape is no longer the stuff of childhood dreams. The latest leafy hideaway to catch our attention is the luxurious Eathelin treehouse. Constructed around the trunk of an ash tree, the whimsical dwelling is located in Tenbury-Wells, Worcestershire, England, on a working farm surrounded by … Continue reading Peek Inside This Charming Treehouse Rental in the English Countryside

13 Bathleisure Gifts for the Person Who Considers Self-Care a Sport

We independently select these products—if you buy from one of our links, we may earn a commission.It’s the holiday season, which means it’s time to do some gift shopping! We’re sharing our favorite picks for anyone on your list—check out all of our gift guides here!If there’s anything this last year has taught us, it’s … Continue reading 13 Bathleisure Gifts for the Person Who Considers Self-Care a Sport