Celebrating Nature: 3 Books to Remind You of the Joys of Nature

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Bottoms Up At Barnes & Noble

Here’s a reason to raise your glass — some Barnes & Noble stores will soon be serving meals and alcohol.

The major book retailer on Thursday announced plans to open four new “concept stores,” which will include restaurants with waitstaff and breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, in an effort to boost its struggling sales.

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Kurt Vonnegut and the Science of Happiness

Kurt Vonnegut, one of the best writers of any lifetime, once wrote a sentence that—if you recite it—can literally expand your capacity for experiencing and retaining happiness.

But before I give you that magical sentence from Mr. Vonnegut, let me share two memories.

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Maya Angelou Like Never Before: MUST WATCH VIDEO

The British singer-songwriter Laura Mvula has just done something incredible…

 

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Act British, Think Yiddish

My husband likes to bullet point. He’s the Chief Strategy Officer of a large media company, so this makes sense for him. I’m the Chief Talky Officer in a few different mediums, so I can learn from his pith. And one of his favorite mantras is, “Act British, think Yiddish.” This life-changing maxim has become so commonplace in our lives that we often text each other simply, “ABTY” when we need a reminder of the best way to get what we want.

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11 Must-Read Biographies About Incredible Women

In honor of International Women's Day, here are 11 incredible books to get your nose into (and get inspired by in the process)…

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The Word Maven: Creative Interview with Alexandra Franzen

 Hello! Please introduce yourself. Who are you? What do you do? How does your heart manifest in the world?

 

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Is Kinesiology Tape Right For You?

In our latest publication, anatomy expert and movement specialist Alex Karr explains one of the hottest new trends sweeping the athletic world today – kinesiology tape. This tape, as explained in his book Kinesiology Taping: Your Guide To The Best Methods And Techniques, is much more than traditional athletic tape. It's a powerful way to not only support the body while it's moving, but it has proven to help speed recovery for current injuries while also preventing new ones.

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