Carolyn Wilkinson

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What Happens When You Fall Off Your Training Plan Schedule

This week, work got in the way of RUN 10 FEED 10 training for Good Morning America's Ginger Zee—here's the lesson she learned in the process.<p>I work split shifts at ABC: I get up at 3:30 a.m. to work on <i>Good Morning America</i> until 10 a.m. or later, then I head to our uptown studios for <i>ABC World News</i> …

4 Ways To Stop Self-Sabotage In Its Tracks

"I can't do it." "I'm just going to do this one more time, then I'll quit." "I'm not ready for this."<p>Chances are we've all thought statements like these a few times when we've been given a new responsibility or tried to quit a bad habit. We have a natural tendency to question our own abilities, …

Tiwal 3.2 Inflatable Sailboat

Sailing is one of the most amazing things you can do on the water, but not everyone has the means to either keep a sailboat docked somewhere when …

Shoot Anywhere With These Five All-Weather Canvas Camera Bags

We know you love leather bags, and so do we. But there are times, say, when you’re toting your photography gear, that you need a more all-weather, …

The Kitchen Safe

Finally there arrives a smart solution in the form of this Kitchen Safe which can help in controlling your extra calorie consumption by including a …

10 Weird Things That Boost Your Sex Life

Just in case lingerie and rose petals aren't romantic enough for you…<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from YourTango.</i><p>It seems like every week there's a new study out claiming to boost your libido. Some of them make sense, but a lot of them are flat-out bizarre. We rounded up 10 of the …

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Manually Adjust Netflix Streaming Options With Hidden Settings

If you have a decent connection, Netflix does a pretty good job of automatically calibrating streaming options. However, for slower connections, you …

Download Free, Open-source Textbooks from OpenStax College

Textbooks are incredibly expensive (not to mention cumbersome and heavy in dead tree format). Smart students can pick up free digital textbooks from …

Electric Tortilla Shell Maker

The Flatev homemade tortilla maker got some grumbles for its cost (likely $300 for the machine and $1 each for the tortilla pods) and true necessity …

Ledge:able Shelf

Made of powder-coated steel, the Ledge:able Shelf is small in size but gives you a lot of extra storage space for your everyday accessories. It can …

Finfolk Custom Mermaid Tails

By what magnitude would the awesomeness of mud wrestling increase if all the ladies participating got to wear a Finfolk Productions 100% dragonskin …

CleverPet Dog Gaming Console

According to CleverPet, one reason dogs strew the stuffing from your couch cushions across the house and eat entire ficus plants is that they're …

Survival Seed Vault

It's almost spring! Only...I don't know, however many days until the first day of spring...days away. What am I, a meteorologist? I'm 80% sure it …

Margaritaville Mixed Drink Machine

What do you get when you cross a roulette wheel with a bartender? No, not a drink that makes your head spin. It’s the Margaritaville Mixed Drink …

Ecotop Mug To-Go Topper

I don't know about the logistics of fitting a mug with a sippy cup top in my car's cup holder, but I do know about the logistics of being able to …

General Grievous Sixth Scale Figure

You and your Armies of the Confederacy aren't so scary at 1/6th your size, are you General? Whoa. What?! Did you just swing one lightsaber in each …

Step By Step How to Do a Head Shot on a White Background

Come join me on a real client shoot! We'll show you how to set up a seamless backdrop, dial in the studio lights, and take great head shots!

Poems That Make Grown Men Cry: 100 Men on the Words That Move Them

Too tough to cry? Too tough to read poetry? Man-up, open your mind (and heart) and take the plunge with Poems That Make Grown Men Cry: 100 Men on the …

1800-Watt Portable Induction Cooktop

I like inducing things alright. Normally it's the ire of others and a wicked hangover with fine Hornitos tequila. But now I can also induce the …

Shark Bowl

As your appetite grows and you start to really dig in into that bowl that unsuspected killer shark comes popping out. Great for cereal, soup or ice …

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Firefly, A Blue Laser Lamp That Fills a Room with Hundreds of Light Points While Using Less Than a Watt of Energy

The Firefly is a Kickstarter-funded, softball-sized lamp that fills a room with hundreds of laser light points. The lamp is made of 99.6-percent …

Goal Zero Lighthouse 250 Portable Lantern and Battery Charger for All Situations

<b>Goal Zero Lighthouse 250 Portable Lantern and Battery Charger</b> is a well designed, well made, and awesome light for any situation. Carry this lantern …

Tutorial: A Quick and Simple Technique for Adding Textures to Images

When Nick Fancher created his series of 80’s Cyber images, he made use of some textures to add that extra bit of character to the photos. The …

A Concise Explanation of How Crop Factor Affects Both Focal Length AND Aperture

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: Due to some issues with the camera, this video is very shaky at times. It didn’t bother us much, but if you’re easily distracted this …

Lighting for a Headshot: a Simple and Inexpensive Technique

Two lights and a Reflector. That is all you need to create stunning headshots that will wow your clients and bring you new business. No need for huge …

Remote Wildlife Photography

A couple of weeks ago it was -30 Celsius (-22 Fahrenheit) and I was intent on photographing a pair of Red-backed Voles that seem to have established …