Doreen Carson

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¿Se puede engañar al hambre?

Un experimento revela que es posible sugestionar la mente para que crea que ha comido más y limitar de esa manera la ingesta de calorías.

Top 5 Castle Hotels in the World

Sleep like a king (or queen) at these regal properties across the planet -- literally! From Medieval-style English manors to an Indian palace in the middle of a lake, GAYOT's Top 5 Castle Hotels give guests the royal treatment. Centuries-old architecture is complemented by modern amenities and …

How To: Beautiful Handmade Paper in Custom Colors

Turn old newspapers into gorgeous sheets of recycled paper in custom colors and sizes! You’ll need an old blender, some craft paints, and this easy-to-follow handmade paper video tutorial from Mark Montano!<p>The paper-making process is much easier than you’d think, and there are so many ways to add …

Crafting

I like the dark grey or even a deep purple for an accent wall in our master bedroom behind the head of the bed. Hmmmm.... :)

CollectCollect this now for later<p>eddie I like the dark gray accent wall behind the bed<p>For The Home.<p>CollectCollect this now for later<p>ada Master bath …

Interior Design

Vinyl’s difficult comeback

Can the creaking machinery of the few remaining record pressing plants cope with demand?<p>On an industrial estate in Röbel, 90 miles north of Berlin, the vinyl presses at the Optimal factory were grinding and pumping away. They made a percussive racket – regular clunks, wheezes, and hisses, underlain …

East London

13 3D Bathroom Floor Designs That Will Mess With Your Mind

<b>Forget a small, framed picture of a starfish or dolphin on your bathroom wall when you can go the whole hog and install one of these amazing 3D</b> …

Murals

Turn your bathroom from boring to magnificent

<b>Why settle for plain and boring when you could have unique and magnificent? The bathroom is a place in the house that everyone has to use, so why not</b> …

Interior Design

PBJstories

This was one of the first big projects I’ve done where I created my own plans for it, measurements, details, and then executed it and had it all work …

Briar Wood Furniture by Bizzotto

Today's Design Secret

ELLE DECOR design experts reveal the tricks and tips behind the most beautiful rooms.<p>ELLE DECOR design experts reveal the tricks and tips behind the most beautiful rooms.

Tutorial | Hand Embossed Snowflake Christmas Card

Kim at Goh Li Kim shares her technique for making this lovely hand embossed snowflake Christmas card. it involves some hand cutting too, but it looks …

Project: Winter Village Card with Stenciled Snow Technique

If you want to add some snow to the background of your holiday cards try using some paste and a stencil, this technique adds a really nice texture …

Treat Yourself: 10 Ways to Revive Your Christmas Spirit

Between Christmas baking disasters and holiday party hangovers, a gal’s Christmas spirit may need rejuvenation by mid-December. If you’re a Type A …

Try Google’s Amazing Photo Sphere App On The iPhone

Want to create spherical panoramas of what you see? Now you can.<p>Photography is changing. Digital systems can create images beyond the confines of the chemical canvas known as film–in other words, photos can think beyond the rectangle.<p>A perfect example is Google’s Photo Sphere, an app that allows …

Gawatt Souvenir Cups With Altering Emotions

A limited series of souvenir cups created by Backbone Studio for the Gawatt take-out coffee-shop.<p>Look at this amazing packaging project created by …

Coffee

Makeup Artist Paints Her Chin and Mouth to Look Like Cartoon Characters

While we might often dismiss the chin in our daily beauty routine, London-based makeup artist Laura Jenkinson highlights hers in a humorous tribute to cartoon personalities. She paints characters from Disney movies, Looney Tunes, South Park, and more onto her chin, lips, and the skin above them. …

Lips

Watching Cakes Being Mass Manufactured is Mesmerizing

We think of factories producing iPhones, IKEA flatpacks and Infinitis, and as ID'ers we have an idea of what those production lines look like. But …

This Fish Is Driving Its Own Motorized Aquarium

It's always a good idea to give your pets lots of exercise and freedom. But how does that work with a fish who are reliant on a tank full of water to …

7 Reasons '7 Habits of Highly Effective People' Lives on 25 Years Later

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While thousands of leadership books are published each year, only a few might get some short-term success while the vast majority are quickly forgotten. So how has the bestseller <i>The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People</i> maintained its …

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity

Colorful Abstract Collages Created with Textured Rolls of Paper

Mixed-media artist Amy Eisenfeld Genser‘s obsession with paper and color has led to her creation of these vibrant, tactile, paper collages. Although her final work appears quite abstract, Genser always starts out with an idea for a piece by using images and sketches and also drawing upon the …

Art

You’re So Apple!

We all want an iPad with multiscreen functions and multitasking. So how will this device look? Glad you asked, because we have an 11inch Retina …

How Apple Uses Picasso To Teach Employees About Product Design

Apple uses Picasso’s The Bull to teach new hires to think like Steve Jobs.<p>Founded by Steve Jobs in 2008 as a way to train future employees to think more like him, Apple University is an internal program that not only indoctrinates new employees into Cupertino’s business culture, it also teaches new …

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.<p>Todd Huffman<p>Computer screens, dogs, your paycheck: Some things should only come in size XL. But at snack time, smaller really can be better—even if your appetite feels super-sized. It's just a matter of figuring out …

Crispy Potato Skins

8 Servings<p>Crispy, cheesy, bacon-y—they're an irresistible Super Bowl snack. So irresistible, in fact, that you may want to make a double batch of this potato skins recipe.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 russet potatoes (about 5 lb.), scrubbed<p>Olive oil for rubbing and brushing<p>Flaky sea salt, such as Maldon<p>Freshly …

Potatoes

Chorizo Potato Bites Recipe

This party snack pays homage to three of my favorite other small bites — deviled eggs, chorizo potato tacos and potato skins. Frying the onions and …