Christine Downs-Knight

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Expensive Beauty Products That Are Actually Worth the Money

How many times have you shelled out several $20 bills at Sephora or Ulta on a really expensive beauty product — swayed by positive reviews and influencer Instagrams — only to find out that, hey, maybe you <i>don’t</i> actually need a mascara that costs upwards of $60? It’s happened to me enough to make me …

Skin Care

Blueberry Bundt Cake

This is a moist, delicious, made-from-scratch blueberry Bundt cake, and it's much easier to prepare than you might think! Serve this great cake for …

How I cut my $80-a-week grocery budget in half without eating less

<b>• Kenny Gould followed one of the USDA's food plans for a month. It cut his normal grocery budget almost in half — from $80 to $42.</b><p><b>• He shopped at a different store each week: his local chain, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, and a food co-op.</b><p><b>• He was able to buy plenty of healthy food and still save</b> …

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do

It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams.<p>It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way.<p>There is so much competition -- thousands or millions of people competing to do exactly what you want to do.<p>How do …

Motivation

10 awesome things to do in London for free

I’M A LONDONER and when I meet other travelers, the usual line I get about my home city is, “It’s nice, but it’s just so expensive.” What London …

England

29 Easy And Unexpected Ways To Make Your Home A Better Place

Break out the ruby slippers because there's about to be NO place like home.

5 Furniture Resale Sites You Should Bookmark Now

Whether you're looking for a piece to complete a space or want to offload a room full of furniture before a big move, resale sites can often be your …

Slow-Cooker Corn Chowder Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cut corn kernels from cobs using a sharp knife. Reserve 1 cup corn kernels. Place remaining corn kernels in a 5- to 6-quart slow …

5 tips to help you choose the right colour scheme

<b>Using colour in the home and being bold in your choice of palette requires a lot of research and moodboards, and thanks to varying hues and textures,</b> …

Life hack: 5 Modern kitchens that will stun you!

The kitchen is fittingly known as the heart and hearth of the home. This is where we gather to cook, eat and bond as a family. The kitchen is the …

Kitchens

It’s time to prune those woody herbs | Alys Fowler

Lavender, thyme, rosemary, sage: they all need a trim every now and again<p>There is a lavender at the bottom of my street that has grown so wild it sprawls through the fence; you can see a line along the flowers where passersby can’t help but caress its fragrant blooms. I’m one of them. I like its …

Plants

Totally Floored: The Best Under $100 Rugs We Found This Week

It's a wide world of shopping out there on the web, filled with a lot of great and not-so-great rugs but things can get pricey fast. If you're on the …

The First Four Things You Should Do Every Workday

Ever find that it’s noon and you haven’t accomplished anything on your to-do list? Get a productive jump-start on the day with these tasks.<p>I recently got to work an hour early. I had one goal in mind: world-domination, early-morning productivity. I made coffee, opened my email inbox, and the next …

Time Management

3 Steps To Make A Cat Tent From An Old T-Shirt

Meow-velous! 🐱<p>If you have a cat, chances are they're your best friend. And what do best friends do? ...Go camping together! (Indoors, of course.)<p>Make your cat this comfy T-shirt tent with 3 steps adapted from Instructables.<p>To make the tent, you'll need <b>2 wire hangers</b>, <b>4 safety pins</b>, a <b>square</b> <b>piece of</b> …

14 Dollar Store Buys That Work as Genius Organizers

Crayons

20 Organizing Tricks That Improved Our Homes This Year

Seriously, they feel so much bigger and more beautiful now.<p>Seriously, they feel so much bigger and more beautiful now.