Andrea Lund

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Top Wow Spots of Olympic National Park

Old Big Leaf Maple Trees<p>Moss and really-big-tree enthusiasts love Olympic. This photograph was taken at the Fairholm camping grounds. Visit the Hoh …

National Parks

Unconventional Wisdom: 8 Revolutionary Ideas for Your Garden from Thomas Rainer

When you meet landscape architect Thomas Rainer he comes across as a pleasant, mild mannered fellow… not at all the type to be traveling around the …

6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life

1<p>Reusable Produce Bags<p>If you feel wasteful bagging produce with plastic, shop with these reusable bags. They keep your fruits, veggies, and herbs …

27 Rustic Living Room Ideas To Get You Through The Coldest Of Months

Time to cozy up for the season.<p>As the weather cools down and leaves burst into brilliant colors, our design eye seems to shift away from the bright whites and pastels of summertime to darker hues and organic textures that reflect the autumn months. Rustic decor is always a good idea, but especially …

30 Spectacular Christmas Tree Ideas That Are Over The Top (In The Best Way)

Put your own personal spin on this holiday staple.<p>You approach everything in your home with a specific design strategy — why should your Christmas tree be any different? Whether you have a color scheme, design style or fabulous ornaments you can't wait to use, you can decorate your tree around …

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Bullet Journaling

Staying organized seems easy from afar. Write a daily to-do list, use a calendar, don't take notes on random scraps of paper: these suggestions sound …

Free Christmas Crochet Patterns All The Best Ideas

Some of our posts contain affiliate links to products, meaning that we may earn a small commission if you make a purchase.<p>advertisement - content …

Fortune’s Hat Tutorial

The Fortune’s Hat is a fun accessory to make and wear on its own, or with either of the two pieces that match it! I’ve demonstrated the stitch …

How-To's

DIY Baby Hat

Baby’s first trendy accessory. Jersey caps are darling and very quick to make – and they make wonderful gifts!

Sewing

3 Water Based Drinks for Better Weight Control (Recipe)

Flat tummy water is a natural drink which boosts our metabolism, improves the digestion and helps us lose the extra weight.<p>It is nothing but simple …

Recipes

Color Cheat Sheet: The 21 Most Perfect Blue Paint Colors

Picking our favorite blues gave us the blues. There are <i>way.too.many.</i> amazing blues out there. After all, blue is one of the most popular colors in …

The Best British Shows You Should Be Watching

The British are coming — and you're de-freaking-lighted.<p>Tell us if this sounds familiar: Sunday nights are reserved not for football or the latest</i> …

This 10-Minute Routine Will Boost Clarity and Creativity | Inc.com

"Your subconscious mind works continuously, while you are awake, and while you sleep." -- Napoleon Hill<p>Your subconscious never rests. It controls your heartbeat, blood circulation, digestion, and all the vital processes and functions of your body. It knows the answers to your problems.<p>What happens …

Creativity

How to Build Giant Party Platters

Feeding a crowd? Throwing a cocktail party? Build one of these stunning platters, and you’ll be completely set when it comes to hors d’oeuvres. All …

It’s time to prune those woody herbs

There is a lavender at the bottom of my street that has grown so wild it sprawls through the fence; you can see a line along the flowers where passersby can’t help but caress its fragrant blooms. I’m one of them. I like its dishevelled nature, but I’m not sure it would work in a garden. Its bare …

Plants

How to Make Fresh Mozzarella From Scratch

At Serious Eats, we're lucky enough to work right across the street from Di Palo Selects, an Italian fine-foods store that just happens to make some of the best fresh mozzarella I've ever tasted. It's milky, tender, and mild, with a faint layer of cream beneath the skin that gushes a little when …

The 50 best travel websites

The experts:<p><i>Mark Hodson founded 101holidays.co.uk, and 101honeymoons.co.uk</i><p><i>Abigail King is a travel writer and blogger, insidethetravellab.com</i><p><i>Srin</i> …

Science: This Super-Simple Learning Hack Can Help You Master Any Subject | Inc.com

We all spend well over a decade in school, and while you might quickly forget the date of the battle of Gettysburg or the formula for the area of a trapezoid, you'd hope that you'd at least graduate with a good grasp of <i>how</i> to learn. You can always look up facts, but knowing how to study effectively …

Columbia University

Follow These Pro Hacks for the Best Homemade Biscuits Ever—and You Only Need 3 Ingredients

Flaky buttermilk biscuits from scratch are totally worth it.<p>Making buttery, flaky biscuits from scratch sounds like a lot of work. Measuring tons of …

9 Affordable Online Home Shops You *Need* to Know

Now that spring has finally (almost) sprung, it’s time for that decorative refresh you’ve dreamed about all winter. Thanks to these nine affordable online shops, your Pinterest dreams are now totally attainable. We’ve found retailers that have it all, from funky vases to vibrant furniture pieces, …

10 Ways to Give Your Small Front Yard a Makeover

When your home has a small front yard, it’s imperative that you see it as a blessing that you have a space of grass at all. Most of the time, it …

Landscaping

Solving the Substitute-Teacher Conundrum

A startup is empowering community members to bring their talents to classrooms and revolutionizing substitute teaching in the process.<p>Miss Frizzle is not a certified classroom teacher. Neither are Dora the Explorer or the bill in <i>Schoolhouse Rock</i> singing on the steps of the Supreme Court hoping to …

25 Healthy (Easy!) Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Stay on Track in 2016

Preparing meals just for yourself can seem like a ton of work, but there’s always one kitchen gadget you can lean on when you want your meal to be as easy as ordering takeout or hitting up the nearest drive-thru, but <i>way</i> healthier: the slow cooker. When you’re looking for a fuss-free way to stick to …

The 33 books every teacher should read

1. <i>How Children Succeed: grit, curiosity and the hidden power of character</i> by Paul Tough<p>Chosen by <b>Nicky Morgan, secretary of state for education and</b> …

The 55 Best Herbal Remedies Known To Man - SHTF Prepping & Homesteading Central

While some people may dismiss herbal remedies as quackery, the use of botanicals is well rooted in medical practice. Ancient doctors methodically …

How To Make Soap Using Goat’s Milk And Oatmeal

Image source: lovinsoap.com<p>Making your own soap at home is a rewarding and frugal endeavor. There are many kinds of soap that you can make, but if …

Off-grid

The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

John Irving, the author of The Cider House Rules, begins with his last sentence:<p>I write the last line, and then I write the line before that. I find …

Teaching

What Makes a Question Essential?

<b>Essential Questions</b><p><b>Not Essential Questions</b><p>• How do the arts shape, as well as reflect, a culture?<p>• What common artistic symbols were used by the …