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Arleen Spenceley can’t remember the last time she went on a date. It must’ve been 2014, she says without a trace of panic. Even though she’s in the thick of wedding season and nearing her … more
“The only essential equipment for seeing birds is a pair of eyes. Good ears are a help, too.” The first edition of Birds: A Guide to the Most Familiar American Birds smells like an old missal … more
On Sunday night the email landed in Mike Foss’ inbox: He had been named to Forbes’ “30 Under 30,” the business magazine’s annual list of rising stars younger than 30. Mike Foss, the … more
Carly Poppalardo had blisters on her feet after she drove home from an eight-hour session of professional organizing, threw a bag of Trader Joe’s pre-cut veggies and simmer sauce on the stove, … more
Belinda Monahan has analyzed more than 100,000 animal bones in Armenia dating back from the Early Bronze Age (1200 BC) to the Medieval period. For the 44-year-old archaeologist from New Jersey, … more
Irena Sendler was 29 years old when Nazi tanks slithered into Warsaw, casting a shadow of fear over the town and slicing it apart with a walled-off ghetto for the Jewish residents. There was no … more
Grace Osterbauer was a 24-year-old bride-to-be when she took her first cake-decorating class, and the impulse compelling the Texas beauty to make that $35 investment remains today, now that she is a … more
Looking back, the son born to Leopald and Anna Maria Mozart on a Tuesday evening in late January seemed to arrive with fully formed symphonies bound up in his tiny body, waiting for ink and … more
“Lena Dunham is not done confessing.” That’s the headline of The New York Times Magazine profile just published about the actress-turned-memoirist, and it couldn’t be more apt. Though … more
When my cousin Emily moved into a one-bedroom apartment in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood in June, it marked her 10th home in five years, a residential whiplash involving sweat, tears and 11 … more
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