Science Explains Why You Aren't Enjoying Your Free Time
Plus more fun reads from around the web.
If you’re one of those people that pencils in every activity for your day in a planner you could be missing out on one of the biggest joys of life: free time. Turns out, attaching a date a time to leisure activities makes them less enjoyable. Looks like spontaneity is key. [Health]
It’s officially December which means winter is basically here. So break out those hats, gloves and skis and get ready for a great cold-weather getaway. These Airbnb rentals will jumpstart your planning. [Sunset]
Has Japan always had a spot on your bucket list? Here’s why you should make that trip now. [Departures]
Having trouble letting go of summer but don’t want to seem like a Grinch? These coastal wreaths will marry your love of the sea with some holiday cheer. [Coastal Living]
If you’re not traveling for the holidays, you’re probably hosting. That means you have a lot of mouths to feed in the near future. Here are some great (and delicious!) breakfast recipes that will feed a crowd. [Southern Living]
If you’re traveling for the holiday—especially multiple places—lugging around multiple formal dresses isn’t exactly carry-on friendly. But, with a little magic styling you can transform one black dress into the perfect outfit for every event. [Real Simple]