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How to equip your workplace

It doesn’t matter where you work - at home or in the office, it’s important how the place is arranged for which you spend most of your life. Therefore, it is necessary to organize it competently and beautifully, so that both the mood and productivity are at their best. Room temperature Hang a thermometer near your workstation, or rather find a table clock with a thermometer.
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Department of Education Advises Schools to Replace “Last Calls” with a Festive Ruler

The Moscow Department of Education recommended replacing the “Last Calls” in the city’s schools with a solemn ruler, on which an order for admission to the exam will be read. About this with reference to the director of one of the Moscow schools, which decided to maintain anonymity, the publication "Pedsovet" reports. In June 2016, Lyudmila Myasnikova, the head of the Parental Expert Advisory Board at the Department, claimed that city directors independently took the initiative to ban the Last Call.
Season plans

19 concerts of autumn

September 9th Gerard Way Soloist of one of the main emo groups of zero without a band itself - given that My Chemical Romance was in Russia only once a long seven years ago, it is not surprising that all tickets for the first Gerard concert this winter were sold out in a few months. The musician was inspired by success and now goes on a tour of Russia - from Moscow to Vladivostok itself.
Style

Where to buy Mary Katrantzou dress

Complaining about Moscow prices has long been a habit: someone blames the high rental rate, others are confident in the greed of the owners. One way or another, the same thing in different stores can cost differently, double or triple the cost in the original store abroad. Life around continues the series on where to buy more profitable.
How are they

How to relax in popular cities in Europe

This year, according to a study by Sravni.ru, the share of Russians planning to visit the Schengen countries in May increased from 33 to 55.9%. At the same time, the number of people wishing to spend holidays traveling around Russia was reduced by 5%, mainly due to foreign trips, representatives of the Tutu.ru service say.

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Vladislav Dorofeev "Yandex Volozh" | 2019
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Vladislav Dorofeev "Yandex Volozh"

Every week, H&F reads one business book and publishes interesting excerpts from it. This time we read a book by Vladislav Dorofeev, dedicated to the creation and establishment of the Yandex company. Vladislav DOROFEEV Journalist, writer, translator. The author of 20 books Business on the Seeds The entrepreneurial life of Arkady Volozh was a success even before Yandex.
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In the "Color" will be a male pop-up Bravery market | 2019
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In the "Color" will be a male pop-up Bravery market

From February 16 to 26, the pop-up Bravery market will be held in the Tsvetnoy department store. About this Life around told representatives of the market. Various men's products will be presented here: clothes, shoes, accessories, denim, cosmetics. Also here you can buy food, furniture and home decoration, goods for travel and sports and motorcycles.
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“Forget Love”: Why feelings aren’t the main thing | 2019
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“Forget Love”: Why feelings aren’t the main thing

Alpina Publisher Publishing House published Michael and Sarah Bennett's book, Forget Love, where relations are viewed from a rational point of view. The authors considered the traditional advantages of the partner in detail and reduced it to a comparison table. Life around leads excerpts from a chapter on how mutual attraction becomes a problem in relationships.
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Industrial style studio with steampunk elements. | 2019
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Industrial style studio with steampunk elements.

The apartment on the top floor of a five-story Soviet house built in 1959 (a rare case for this historic quarter, where pre-revolutionary buildings predominate) was acquired by its current owners in 2017 as an investment project - for subsequent commercial use. The most important criteria in the search were location (historical center) and species characteristics.
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Personal experience: How to sort garbage at home? | 2019
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Personal experience: How to sort garbage at home?

Separate waste disposal has long been practiced abroad: containers with compartments for plastic, waste paper, food and toxic waste are installed not only by local authorities, but also by citizens themselves at home. In Russia and Ukraine, environmental responsibility is developing slowly. And in St. Petersburg, recently they began to completely liquidate containers for separate collection, established several years ago: the management companies did not come for months, and the residents reluctantly used it.
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How does the ice rink in New Holland look and how | 2019
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How does the ice rink in New Holland look and how

New Holland, which opened in August after the first stage of reconstruction, will work for the first time this winter. The main entertainment of the season on the island should be a club restaurant in the premises of the former forge, which will open on November 26 so far only in the format of a music venue, and a large ice rink, which was launched last weekend.
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"Two balls": How to revive the "Soviet" brand sneakers
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"Two balls": How to revive the "Soviet" brand sneakers

On July 6, 2016, the Two Balls sneaker online store opened. The new sneakers completely repeat the Soviet-Chinese models - they are produced on the same equipment as in the 1970s and retain the classic design. Life around talked with the brand's founder, Eugene Raikov, about the revival of cult sneakers, the peculiarities of domestic crowdfunding and the production process.
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Weekend plans: March 22-24
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Weekend plans: March 22-24

March 22, Friday, March 23, Saturday, March 24, Sunday, Friday, March 22, 19:30 Lecture "The Origins of Contemporary Russian Art" At the first lecture of the cycle devoted to the history of contemporary Russian art, art critic Alexander Obukhov will tell about his main areas, the first wave of non-conformist artists and others heroes and phenomena of cultural life of the late XX - early XXI century.
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Beirut cafe with oriental cuisine opened on Stremyannaya
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Beirut cafe with oriental cuisine opened on Stremyannaya

Today, February 20, the creators of the Products bar will officially open Beirut cafes on Stremyannaya Street with Turkish, Lebanese and Israeli cuisine. The basis of the cuisine is grilled dishes, sets of oriental meze appetizers and alcoholic drinks to them. On the grill, which is located behind the glass in the common room, they prepare meat meatballs made of beef, beef-lamb minced meat or white fish with tarragon and mint.
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10 exhibitions of the Fifth Moscow Biennale for Young Art
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10 exhibitions of the Fifth Moscow Biennale for Young Art

Main project The main project of the Biennale of Young Art opens on July 1 at the Trekhgornaya manufactory. The curator of the exhibition is the British Nadim Samman - who, according to the portal Artsy, is one of the twenty most influential young curators of Europe - selected works of almost a hundred artists from around the world. The theme of the biennale is "Deep Inside."
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Chef Recipes: Nobu Style Okroshka
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Chef Recipes: Nobu Style Okroshka

Benjamin Osher - since August 2011 the chef Nobu Moscow. In his student days, he worked part-time at the Boston Market restaurant - this is what, according to the chef, inspired him to continue his cooking career. Then, at the age of 17, he got a job at the Vertigo bar in Pittsburgh, and a year later he moved to Saybrook Fish House, where he worked as a cook for two years.
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Guide to the Slow Food Ulitka Farm Festival
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Guide to the Slow Food Ulitka Farm Festival

The Slow Food Ulitka Farm Festival will be held in Moscow on the last weekend of September and the first weekend of October. These days, farmers will sell seasonal vegetables and meat on the territory of the Dorogomilovsky collective farm market, chefs will show how to cook dishes from farm products, and nutritionists and farm shop owners will give lectures on how to eat.
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