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Construct a Giant LED Video Screen

It’s a giant DIY TV! When you’re done building it, making the lights do what you want is as easy as editing a video — no coding required. Hang your LED screen on a wall, or take it to your next outdoor festival and blow people’s minds.<p>I’ve written open source code to upload any video from anywhere …

Sick of the office? Get a job that pays you to travel

They say if you love your job, you'll never work a day in your life. We say if you travel for work, you'll never have a boring commute a day in your …

7 Awesome Ideas For Easy Weeknight Dinners

Tasty, simple, and quick ideas to make your life easier.

Fried Brussels Sprouts Recipe

"Like fried cabbage? Then you are in for a treat. This is easy and most kids are actually surprised that it tastes better than it looks! I add about …

10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

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Can This Body Positioning Technique Really Make You Look 10 Pounds Less in Photographs?

Everyone wants to look their best when they are in front of the camera. Most people practice in front of a mirror to get their perfect "photo face" …

7 Recipes That Prove Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Are BFFs

Roasted until crispy or sautéed, brussels sprouts are great on their own. But paired with smoky bacon, they're unbeatable. From hearty pasta to a …

10 'French Fry' Recipes That Aren't Super-Bad for You

Aside from maybe having a slumber party with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, there is little in life that can compare with French fries. But before you run out to the nearest Mickey D's, consider these ten healthier alternatives.<p><b>Zucchini "Fries"</b><p>Crispy, salty and delicious. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Baked Sweet</b> …

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How Beauty Editors Get Rid of Acne—Fast

Zit immunity does not come with this gig (though we think it should, TBH). But having the opportunity to try out so many products—not to mention …

DIY masks could make you a haunting Halloween hit

So a good Halloween costume idea is not coming to you. Steve and Marianne Wintercroft can get you started with an alluring mask.<p>The British design couple has made a company out of designing masks that the buyers build themselves. For a few bucks, you can download a template of a polygon constructed …

How to Make Biryani Without a Recipe

<i>This rice dish from the Indian subcontinent is amenable to whatever spices and proteins you have on hand.</i><p>Growing up in a Pakistani home where all the women of the family held their biryani techniques close to their hearts, I had a romantic notion that it—a rice dish with spices, vegetables, and/or …

18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

By September 22, 2015<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder, Solutionbank.org.</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my 23-year-old self:<p>If you do …

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Yes, You Can Make Your Own Crop Top

B + C fans – are you ready to take your sewing skills to the next level? In Sewing 101 we showed you how to make a simple maxi skirt from jersey fabric and now it’s time to create a matching cotton crop top. In this tutorial we will show you how to measure and create your own pattern that will fit …

12 Breakfast Slow Cooker Recipes That Make Mornings Easier

Mornings are hard, but breakfast makes them better. The only problem with this most important meal of the day is that we have to make it. Carving out time for breakfast is tough, with the rush of the a.m. and the allure of the snooze button. That's where the slow cooker comes in to save your …

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13 Ways Beauty Bloggers Use Baking Soda in Their Beauty Routine

One of the most awesome trends to take over the beauty world is the push for more natural beauty products. Vloggers talk about it, bloggers talk about it and we’re definitely into it too. After all, many of us are totally obsessed with keeping our skin glowing and fresh, so why not keep it healthy …

19 Breakfasts You Can Make In A Mug

Just heat, eat, repeat.

Eat Pizza Pockets, Relive The '90s

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Marcella DiLonardo of modest marce makes portable pizzas you're sure to get nostalgic over.</i><p>In the 90s, more often than not, you could find me …

21 Delicious One-Pot Meals That Are Actually Affordable

They all clock in at about $5 per serving. More money, less dishes.<p><i>Note: Cost estimates in this post assume you already have a few kitchen essentials on hand — like oil, flour, sugar, and spices. Prices are based on Fresh Direct prices when available, and various other online prices when not</i> …

3 Reasons To Add Rosehip Oil To Your Skin Care Routine

Natural beauty oils are one of the hottest trends in skin care, and with good reason. Many of us are concerned by the chemical overload inherent in …

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DIY Tutorial: Flower Pendant Necklaces

Today’s DIY Tutorial comes from the very lovely Lauren from Flat Broke Bride. Lauren is going to be showing us how to make these super cute Flower …

25 Best Photoshop Tutorials – Learn to Essential Photoshop Skills | Tutorials

Adob illustration is a popular technique of many <b>illustrator designers</b> all over the web.Best digital illustrations, vector art and realistic effects …

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50+ incredible freebies for web designers, March 2015

The Web is packed with some of the most amazing, inspiring, and downright cool projects that you’ll ever see. And thanks to the fantastic web design …

A Famous Dermatologist's Why-Didn't-I-Think-of-That Skin-Care Advice For Gym-Goers

One of the many perks of being a beauty writer is that it’s not at all weird for me to aggressively ask a famous dermatologist for beauty advice for free. One of the downsides is that their answers usually don’t surprise me. Drink water, eat healthy, <i>blah blah blah</i>. So you can imagine what a shock …

Build a Home Theater PC From a Broken Laptop and a Tivo

Driftwood Binary Clock<p>DIY ACRYLIC INDIGO BUTTERFLY LAMP.<p>IPhone Camera Spinner<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>I'm thinking of doing somthing similar to this.<p>I …

9 Ways to Use Salt for Gorgeous Skin, Hair, Teeth, and Nails

This secret ingredient can help you score smoother skin, brighter teeth, and healthier-looking nails.<p>Our bodies contain the same concentration of minerals and nutrients as sea water, so it’s no wonder that sea salt is a natural ally to balance, protect, and restore the body and skin.<p>One of the …