Day: February 20, 2017

Time Flies With Flyte’s Levitating STORY Clock

The clock’s distinctive design is sure to make guests’ jaws drop. Flyte, the startup company that already created a floating light bulb and a floating planter, recently launched another project on Kickstarter. Its new campaign is for the Story Timepiece, a levitating clock that uses magnets to guide a chrome ball around a wooden base. What’s […]

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The World’s Best Unexpected Places for Couples Vacations

Ah, the couples getaway. Time for snapping a picture of two ice-cold drinks, sweating in the tangerine sunset behind them, and proclaiming to all of Instagram that “We’re on vacation TOGETHER! #baecation.” Maybe you don’t advertise it on social media, but your couples trip is still a chance to rock the best parts of a […]

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Science Finds That “Forest Bathing” Can Really Make Us Mentally Healthier

What is Forest Bathing? Forests have always held a special place in the hearts and minds of people everywhere. In 1982, the Forest Agency of Japanese government initiated shinrin-yoku, a national public health program. Its objective is to encourage Japanese residents to get involved with nature and to expose their bodies and minds to the overhead […]

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Things Only People Who Have Worked Overseas Can Understand

Some two and a half years ago, I decided to make a bold decision and follow my partner to the far away land of art, cheese, and fine wine — France. He had just landed a five-year work contract there. While a long-distance relationship did take place at first, eventually I decided to sort out all […]

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