Carol Leahy

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7 Interesting And Important Life Skills Worth Learning This Year!

One of the best ways of truly living your dream and going after the kind of life you want, is to learn skills you need to take you there. Sounds …

Life Skills

25 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Weekday Mornings

Fact: Weekday mornings are almost always chaotic. But that doesn't mean you have to settle for a store-bought granola bar or tasteless bagel from the …

Browse a Collection of Over 83,500 Vintage Sewing Patterns

My costume design professor at Northwestern University, Virgil Johnson, delighted students with his formula for period clothing. I have forgotten …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

4 Powerful Ways to Heal Yourself with The Tarot

As a spiritual healer, my main aim when I started serious Tarot studies in my early 30’s (about 12 years ago), was to learn how to use them for …

Meditation How-Tos With a Kundalini Guide

<i>In our next installment of the Meditation How-Tos marriage advice series, the Kundalini guide behind Benshen, Desiree Pais, gives you the step-by-step methods you need to practice to stay focused and calm before, during, and after you tie the knot.</i><p>Sometimes with a to-do list that rolls down to the …

5 Facts You May Not Know About Tarot

Artist Caitlin Keegan has done illustration work for clients of all sorts, from “Sesame Street” and Nickelodeon, to candidates for office and major …

Spirituality

7 Great Apps to Help You With Your Side Hustle

If you’re getting ready to start a side hustle, your phones and tablets are about to be put to good use for way more than texting your bestie, checking in with your parents, and making your pet Instagram famous. You’ll need to support your freshly minted entrepreneurial pursuits with social media …

127 Time-Saving Keyboard Shortcuts for Social Media Marketers

I used to think the few seconds I save by using keyboard shortcuts are not useful. I mean, what can I do with those few seconds?<p>A lot, it seems…<p>A few …

DIY Super Easy Peg Bag

My favourite thing about having sewing skills is that I can whip up simple practical items for my home in less time that it will take me to hop in …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The 7 Best Apps For Planning a Room Layout & Design

What a time to be planning room layouts! Lucky for us, we now have access to a treasure trove of user-friendly apps to help us create floor plans and …

Loukoumades (loo-koo-MAH-thes)

Loukoumades (loo-koo-MAH-thes) is the Greek version of a doughnut.<p>I’ve been very fortunate enough to be exposed to lots of Greek foods, especially …

Do This Tarot Reading On Yourself Today & Feel Beyond Empowered Tomorrow

Tarot is, above all else, a tool for reflection. It will mirror what we bring to it right on back to us.<p>When we intentionally choose to read tarot …

Spirituality

What a nutritionist eats when she starts feeling sick

You’re at the office, hard at work, when your cubicle-mate shows up with a fist full of tissues and a nagging cough. Cue: panic. What can you do to …

Wellness

The 15 best annual writing competitions, plus upcoming deadlines

15 Best Writing Competitions That You Can Enter and Win<p>January 18, 2017<br>• 10m to read<br>• Danny Mancini<br>• 21<p>If you’ve been looking for writing competitions, …

A sleep doctor says 4 types of animals represent how people sleep — and these are the ideal daily routines for each

When it comes to health and productivity, it's not just about what you do — eating right, exercising, and working hard — it's also about <i>when</i> you do it.<p>Chronobiology is the study of internal clocks, how they differ among people, and how you can adjust your daily schedule to suit your unique …

Don't Give Up on Eggnog Until You Try George Washington's Recipe

Don't buy the stuff from the grocery store. Drink like our founding fathers would have.<p>For a few short days every year, it is perfectly acceptable to drink creamy, booze-laced punch from a dainty cup. Especially if it's a version of the creamy, booze-laced punch George Washington used to serve over …

Eggnog

Earthlings get a chance to own NASA's Golden Records

Back in the 70's, famed astronomer Carl Sagan and a team of scientists and artists put together a collection of golden phonograph records, which were sent to space aboard Voyager 1 and 2. They contain greetings in 55 languages, a plethora of animal sounds, traditional music from around the world, …

LitMag: $1,000 for Short Stories & $250 for Poetry

LitMag, a new magazine of creative writing, is currently seeking submissions of nonfiction, fiction, and poetry. They pay $1,000 for fiction and …

Creative Writing

Computer Desktop Background Screen Organizer

Today I have something colorful to share with you, but it is not for your home. It is for your computer’s desktop background screen image. It is a …

Tutorials

Six Ancient Legends That Are Based On Real Events

Humans above all else are storytellers, and myths and legends ignite our imaginations.<p>The <i>Lord of the Rings</i>, a well-known contemporary fable, tells of …

Ancient History

NASA just changed all of our astrological signs and we are freaking out

For many people, our astrological signs function as the cornerstone of how we relate to friendships, romantic partners and the world at large, which …

17 Goals For a More Organised Life

Source: POPSUGAR Photography<p>Nothing is better than a home that is easy to navigate with belongings that are even easier to find. Don't forget about …

13 Ways To Organize All Those Cords

With all of our electronic devices, it seems like my house is over run with cords and wires. I’ve been on the hunt to find some functional and cute …

DIY

10 Dairy Free Ice Cream Recipe Easy, Healthy, No Churn

Guilt-free ice cream time! You know I am 16 weeks pregnant this week right? And even if it is still a cold winter in Auckland all I am craving for is …

The Best Recipes of 2016 — So Far

We've nearly reached the end of 2016, and that means we've conjured up a <i>lot</i> of recipes for you to try. While there's a seemingly endless number of new breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert recipes to bookmark, only a handful deserve a spot on a list of the best. Based on popularity among our …

This Is Why You Won’t Find Any Diet Recipes in Chrissy Teigen’s Next Cookbook

Chrissy Teigen is one busy lady — between her <i>Lip Sync Battle</i> show on Spike TV (hosting killer stints like Zoe Saldana’s killer “Stressed Out” is hard work, okay?), being a doting mom to baby Luna and promoting her first cookbook (released last year), frankly, we’re not sure HOW she does it all.<p>But …

Automate all the little stuff in your life with these awesome IFTTT recipes

These days, we have tons of gadgets and multiple services that we use on a regular basis. But what if there was a way to have all these services play …