Happy Thanksgiving + Karin Pfeiff Boschek

Happy Thanksgiving + Karin Pfeiff Boschek

As friends and family travel and gather together for Thanksgiving this week, we wanted to pause and wish everyone a safe and happy holiday. This year we have everyone at our house, More »

Shop Tour: Portland’s Tender Loving Empire

Shop Tour: Portland’s Tender Loving Empire

If Tender Loving Empire were in my neck of the woods, I’d be a regular. Brianne and Jared Mees, Tender Loving Empire co-founders of the Portland hybrid handmade retail marketplace and record label, More »

A Chat With Adrianna Fie of Flotsam + Fork

A Chat With Adrianna Fie of Flotsam + Fork

Indie shop owner Adrianna Fie has turned a passion for travel and a love for the style and functionality of French cutlery into a specialty online business — Flotsam + Fork.  The shop More »

A Home Combines Purpose with Poise In The Woodlands, TX

A Home Combines Purpose with Poise In The Woodlands, TX

When Alexis and Walt Sassard moved from Brooklyn, NY — where Alexis was attending school for interior design and Walt was working as a fashion photographer — to The Woodlands, TX, the More »

Indigenous Artists + Best of the Web

Indigenous Artists + Best of the Web

Thanksgiving is next week, and while I’m looking forward to time with family around the table, I know the history of this holiday is not joyous and celebratory for all people. I’ve spent More »

 

6 Questions To Ask Yourself That Measure Your Charisma

Charisma is a personality trait that you likely have, but measuring how high it is and how charismatic you are to others means asking yourself these 6 questions. Researchers who created this 6-question test studied the impact of charisma on

70% of Your Employees May Want to Work From Home this Holiday Season

In between opening Christmas presents and cooking the turkey, a whopping 66 percent of employees will be checking work emails on Christmas Day. This was the finding of a survey by West Unified Communications Services on remote workers and changing

To calm your emotions, get 15 minutes alone

Being by yourself—even for just 15 minutes—may decrease your strong positive and negative emotions, and instead reduce stress and induce calm, a new study suggests. “Solitude can be valuable and useful at times, particularly when we want to switch off

How ‘Assassin’s Creed Origins’ Historian Resurrected Ancient Egypt

If you’re a gamer into ancient history, then Maxime Durand probably has your dream job. Wherever (and whenever) the Assassin’s Creed franchise goes, he’s responsible for making sure it gets its history right — and with Origins, that meant gleaning

8 Celeb-Favorite Beauty Products You Can Buy On Sale This Weekend

From the skincare Gabrielle Union swears by to Ellie Kemper’s favorite hair treatment. One of the major perks of being famous is that you have access to the best of the best. This applies to everything from designer clothes to

8 Things Every Startup Owner Should be Thankful For

It’s never a bad time to take stock of all the things in your life that help you run your small business every day. Perhaps there’s no better time than now however, to pause for a moment and give thanks