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The kitten meditation video you need to help you keep your election chill

As the U.S. presidential draws ever nearer, tension is officially running high. But, with only one more day to go, the world needs some calm before …

Give Your Slow Cooker Some Love With This Mississippi Roast Recipe

Uh-huh, honeyyyyy.<p>Servings: 6 to 8<p>1 boneless chuck roast (3 to 4 lbs.)<p>1/4 cup flour<p>Salt & pepper to taste<p>3 Tbsp. canola oil<p>4 Tbsp. butter<p>10 pepperoncini<p>2 Tbsp. mayonnaise<p>2 tsp apple cider vinegar<p>1/4 tsp dried dill<p>1/8 tsp paprika<p>Fresh parsley for garnish<p>1. Dredge the chuck roast in flour, salt, and …

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12 Easy Ideas For One-Pot Chicken Dinners

Winner, winner.

Cooking

This One-Pan Lemon-Parmesan Chicken Is a True Dinner Hero

One-pan meals are the true heroes of weeknight dinners, and this lemon-Parmesan chicken with asparagus is no exception. With just a little bit of …

13 Crock-Pot Recipes You Won’t Believe Are Vegan

Slow Cookers

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

Lose Belly Fat Fast - This 15 Minute Workout Will Help You Lose Belly Fat In 1 Week

You are going to complete a set of exercises aimed at burning off calories that will help you lose belly fat fast, exercises you can perform at home …

Decorating with Mason Jars

Has your Mason jar collection gotten a bit out of control? We're here to help! Check out these creative ideas for Mason jar decorations, …

41 Motivational Quotes for When You Need Inspiration Most

Sometimes you need to push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.<p>Some days are easy--energy is high, the sun is shining, everything seems possible. But there will always be times when the storms come. Things go wrong, people let you down, and pressure is high. Those are the times …

Motivation

Pit Bull Literally Tiptoes Down The Hallway Because He's Afraid Of Disturbing The Cat

Redd the Pit Bull mix is still in Pound Hounds Res-Q but his foster parents can’t seem to figure out why – and neither can we! This big baby is so …

How To Make Natural Garden Pesticides - Quiet Corner

Natural Garden Pesticides<p>Garden pests are one of the few things that can make the otherwise enjoyable task of gardening frustrating. Whether it’s …

Slow Cooker Lo Mein

• 2 pounds boneless pork shoulder<br>• 3 cups broccoli florets<br>• 2 carrots, julienned<br>• 2 stalks celery, diced<br>• 1 cup snow peas<br>• 1 (5-ounce) can sliced water …

Benefits of Lemon Tea

Contrary to popular belief, there are things in this world that have long been existing prior to any 'celebrities' discovery of them.<p>To illustrate, drinking hot water with freshly squeezed lemon juice first thing in the morning is nothing new. However, over the past few years there has been much …

Weight Loss

4 ways to turn on your weight-loss hormones

Though you might blame intense period cravings on your hormones, those little guys also have the power to make you put down the Rocky Road, build more muscle during every workout, and rev your metabolism. So yeah, you might owe them an apology.<p>Here’s how to naturally boost your hormone levels and …

9-year-old Boy with Autism Breaks into Tears When He Reunites With Cat, His Best Friend

A 9-year-old boy with autism broke into tears when he reunited with his missing cat who means the world to him. She's his best friend and his …

5 Everyday Spices That Can Help You Lose Weight

Growing up Indian American, my mom didn't know how to make any of the "traditional" American food—we usually ate foods like lentils, curries, rice, …

7 Best Exercises To Lose Weight At Home Easily

In a parallel universe, dieting might be easy. In our sphere – it’s sadly not.<p>I’ve done plenty of short and long diets in my life, successful and …

The Only 5 Waterproof Eyeliners You'll Ever Need

Take it from me, the woman who cries at everything (and nothing).<p>Hi, my name's Chloe, and I'm the most watery-eyed human in the world (this is how I introduce myself on first dates, by the way). I have dry eyes, an allergy to the entire world, contact lenses that somehow always hurt, and an …

Eye Makeup

9 Skincare Products With Unexpected Ingredients

Real ingredients equal real results.<p>If you keep saying you want to switch to more natural beauty products, but worry they're not effective enough, these nine incredibly potent skincare treatments will assuage your concerns. Ingredients like blue tansy, Umbrian clay, Greek saffron, spinach, and more …

*How* Much Do You Get Paid for a Post? A Beginner's Guide to the Business of Blogging

About that free stuff...<p>It's been 22 years since Swarthmore student Justin Hall created the first-ever blog in 1994, then called, suitably, a "weblog." While the industry has evolved a lot in these two decades, the business of blogging is still somewhat of a tangled web (no pun).<p>As a blogger for …

Turn This Kitchen Accessory into a Small Space Indoor Garden

As someone who grew up on farm land in New Jersey and now lives in a room that’s 11 ft by 11 ft, I am slowly getting used to small space living. It wasn’t until I started living on my own in an apartment with roommates that I realized it’s hard to find space for indoor floor plants, let alone room …

Small Spaces

15 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Actually Healthy

Minimum effort, maximum flavor.

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Hop To It! Make These Bunny Bookends This Weekend

If you're looking for a last minute Mother's Day project or just a cute way to add a little spring to your shelf, look no further! Jessie walks us …

DIY marbled nail polish vase

To create this beautiful DIY marbled vase, first pour warm water into a large container. Add three different colors of nail polish to the water and stir with a toothpick or popsicle stick.<p>Before letting the nail polish stick together, dip the vase into the mixture and rotate to swirl color onto the …

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Quick Paint Project: DIY Striped Ceramic Tray

I always love a good mid-week craft fix. Being creative is essential to my well-being, and having an arsenal of easy DIY's that don't take hours to plan and execute just makes me happy. When that crafty encounter also adds some loveliness and functionality to my home and decor, all the better! I …

Make a garden on wheels in 7 steps | The Star

<b>Try It</b><p>The humble crate makes a unique garden-on-the-go. Whether your outdoor space is a condo balcony or a lush backyard, a rolling planter box is a …

Vintage

Prince's Ex-Wife Mayte Garcia on Losing Their Son: 'I Was Broken and I Lost Hope'

Mayte Garcia is still reeling from ex-husband Prince‘s death, and now she is opening up about their relationship and experiences together.<p>At Single …

21 Gorgeous DIYs That Only Look Expensive

Prepare your paintbrush and screwdriver.

10 Tutorials That Will Get You in the Mood to Sew!

We're having a bundle sale in our shop this weekend (only!) and one of the courses on sale is our Sew with Us e-course! You can see all the bundles …