Jennifer Carmean

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What Neuroscience Says About The Link Between Creativity And Madness

New research sheds more light on the strong ties between an original mind and a troubled one.<p>The idea that very creative people are also a little crazy has been around since humanity’s earliest days. In ancient Greece, Plato noted the eccentricities of poets and playwrights, and Aristotle saw that …


Looking to Buy a New Camera or Gear? Check Out Our Brand New Guide

Are you looking to buy a new digital camera, lens, flash or other gear in the next 12 months? If so – you’re not alone. Check out these stats: In a …

Nikon 1 AW1

Don't expect a lightweight camera when you pick up the AW1. It means business -- waterproof business.<p>That's right -- this is the first totally …

SmugMug’s Camera Awesome App Finally Makes it to Android Devices

It took a year and a half, but the folks over at SmugMug have finally managed to bring their much-loved camera app, Camera Awesome, over to the …


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10 Things Hangry People Do (PHOTOS)

It never fails -- while running errands with someone I love, we'll stay out half an hour too long. I've probably had coffee and not enough breakfast. There is an outside chance I stayed out too late the night before. My mind is racing, only thinking about how many seconds are left until we get to …

When It's Time To Stop Cleaning And Time To Start Making A Mess!

I know sometimes its hard to believe, but our kids are our very own in-house joy makers. And if today you're thinking "I could use a little bit of …

Stunning Portraits of Colorful Siamese Fighting Fish

Visarute Angkatavanich gets incredibly close up to capture these stunning portraits of Siamese fighting fish in graceful, dancerly poses. The Thai photographer uses perfectly placed lighting to create the dramatic highlights and shadows that give personality to each little finned creature.<p>The …

RIT's Second Annual Student-Organized Thought at Work Conference Doubles Attendance from Inaugural Event

<i>Last month, hundreds of design students gathered at Rochester Institute of Technology for the second consecutive Thought at Work design conference.</i> …

Surreal Images of Faceless Men Stuck Between Two Worlds

Photographer Christopher Ryan McKenney plays with the visibility of men in nature, masking their faces in draped cloth or removing their heads entirely. Each surreal image depicts an incomplete man who appears to be in the process of either materializing or disappearing into thin air. Mystery …

9 Fabulous Bedrooms for Every Style

A space for every style.<p>From modern to traditional, we've got a space for every style. Plus, see more ideas for beautiful bedroom decorating.

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Amp Up a Basic Cardigan with Elbow Patches

Looking for a way to amp up an old cardigan? Take it from the ladies at A Beautiful Mess who add on elbow patches. We love their heart-shaped patches, or try something a little more classic like an oval or diamond shape in a bold, contrasting color.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Cardigan<br>• fabric<br>• fabric …


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365 Days of Tracking My Fitness Online, DIY Vintage Phone Makeover, and How to Turn Your Playlist Into House Paint

365 Days of Tracking My Fitness Online, DIY Vintage Phone Makeover, and How to Turn Your Playlist Into House Paint<p>Gregory Han<p>Nov 10, 2013<p>Hot …

Fall's Most Delish One-Minute Meal

<i>Have a minute? That’s all it took us to get hooked on, an addictive new YouTube series from content queens Erin Falconer and Geri Hirsch.</i> …

Follow your own path

Mike Taylor shot this photo in the Maine woods facing toward a warm autumn sun.<p>Mike calls this photo “Follow Your Own Path.” He wrote:<p>Be creative. …

Smart Tip: Use Shredded Coconut to Find Your Oven's Hot Spot

No matter how expensive or professional, no oven is perfect, so using your oven well is all about figuring out its little quirks and working around …


To end this week in style, here a few snapshots of a small apartment that was recently redesigned by Norm Design. Happy weekend everyone!<p>Source: Norm.

How to Follow Design Trends While Keeping Your Home Decor Timeless

Is it possible? Can one be both trendy and timeless in decor? While trends come and go and timelessness lasts forever, the two can certainly be …

Scared of the dentist? This is why, say neuroscientists

The whir of a dentist's drill might bring on the shakes and a racing heart, but what happens in the brain has long been a mystery.<p>Now researchers in Japan believe they are closer to an answer after scanning people's brains while playing them sounds of dental drills and suction instruments.<p>People …

Interior design ideas: homes fit for heroes - in pictures

Built for veterans of the first world war, this south London semi is now a modern family home

apple braid - Eat, Live, Run

Hi all, I’m Rachael from La Fuji Mama and am tickled to have been asked by Jenna to share one of my crazy concoctions here on Eat, Live, Run! Jenna …

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Decorators' 10 Favorite Catalog Finds

Shop top pieces online or by mail.<p>It's easier than ever to shop for chic new pieces online or by mail. Here are 10 designer favorites.

What the Color of Your Living Room Says About You

A color expert weighs in.<p>You painted a room a certain hue because you were drawn to it, but do you know why? Color expert Kate Smith reveals the meanings behind your color choices.

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22 Easy Decorating Ideas to Make Over a Room in a Day

It's as easy as changing up your coffee table decor.<p>A little wallpaper, paint, or a few colorful accents can make such a big difference in your home. You can tackle each of these ideas in one day, even though the results will look like it took so much longer to pull off.

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17 Gifts That Give Back

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Los Angeles Shopping Guide: Judi Roaman's Favorite Boutiques

Judi Roaman's favorite shopping destinations.<p>I adore Los Angeles: The people, the weather, the food, the art — and the shopping! I love driving around L.A., mapping out my retail excursions by neighborhood. One of my favorite design 'hoods is Beverly Boulevard. It's easy to park, and in two blocks …