Elizabeth Alexander

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New Study: What You Wear Affects How You Think

Should you opt for a suit or sweats? Depends on the task, new science says.<p>Say you're about to take a literature test or you're planning to sit down in front of your computer all day and hammer out an important creative task. What should you wear? How about if you're aiming to plough through some …

Rainbow Shaving Cream Marbled Art

This rainbow shaving cream marbled art creates the most vibrant prints! They’re beautiful displayed as is, plus they make wonderful cards.<p>Get the …

Shaving

'Harry Potter' meets 'Zelda' in a fantasy action game

<i>Mages of Mystralia</i> is a fantastical romp through a mystical world, starring a young woman named Zia who discovers she has powerful magical abilities -- though this isn't necessarily a welcome development. Zia accidentally burns down her house and is forced to flee her homeland, and as she journeys …

15 Vintage Crafts We Should Bring Back

Everything old is new again, especially when it comes to crafting. Some of these vintage crafts are already enjoying a resurgence; others may be …

A Quick Cure for the Anxiety That Arises When You Feel Rushed

Surely you know the feeling. You've got more to do than you've got time to do it in.<p>The feeling of being in a rush to get something done, or to get somewhere, is not a pleasant one. It's the feeling of anxiety. You might be tense in the neck and shoulders. Your teeth might even be clenched. If …

10 of the Best Retro Gaming Consoles Available Now

Retro gaming is about as popular as it has ever been right now. (Well, at least since the games themselves were first released.)<p>Kanye recently …

Retrogaming

Nintendo’s first mobile game will debut on March 17

Nintendo’s first ever smartphone game will finally land on iOS and Android this month — and we now know when and where it will be making its world …

Nintendo

19 Recipes For People Obsessed With Melted Cheese

Around the world in cheese: curds and croquettes, soup and soufflé.

13 Small Daily Habits To Practice Mindfulness

“Do every act of your life as though it were the very last act of your life.” – Marcus Aurelius, <i>Meditations</i><p>You cannot change the past and you cannot …

Mindfulness

25 Timeless RPGs You Need to Play Before You Die

Who would have thought that video gaming's biggest action star could make such a smooth and enjoyable transition to the role-playing genre?<p>In a departure from the traditional Mushroom Kingdom storyline, Bowser actually joins with Mario (reluctantly, of course; he's still Bowser) to defeat the …

Snow White Ribbon Headband

Turn ribbon into a darling Snow White princess on a headband. This hair accessory is lots of fun for girls of all ages.<p>Get the instructions for ––> …

Snow White

SEGA Teases Classic Game Announcement Coming Tomorrow

Just how classic are we talking?<p>SEGA has teased an announcement for a new game that will appeal to fans of classic games.<p>According to SEGA’s Facebook …

Gaming

6 Classic Nintendo Gameworlds, Redrawn As Subway Maps

Metros go Metroid.<p>Video games and subway maps don’t seem to have much in common, but for Washington, D.C.-based graphic designer Matthew Stevenson, the connection between the two is obvious: both are ways to explore other worlds. That’s why, in his art, Stevenson mashes both up. As part of his NES …

19 Game Day Recipes To Make This Sunday

Chew something other than your fingernails.<p><i>For more, visit Food52.</i>

27 Baking Infographics that All Bakers Need

Want to improve your baking? These infographics are great for beginners and advanced bakers. They will teach you to bake the perfect cookie and more.

Infographics

Hate Crunches but Want Abs? Try These 10 Moves!

Hello, NY Rez keepers! As I told you guys in my last post on easy butt exercises, I’ve been playing soccer for the last 20+ years and know a thing or two about working out. Back in my college soccer days, we would have plank competitions to see who could hold it the longest. Being the super …

Extreme Sports

New Star Trek Strategy RPG Launches Today on Mobile

Star Trek Timelines, a free strategy role-playing game from the makers of Game of Thrones: Ascent, launched today for iOS and Android devices. Get it here on iTunes and Google Play.<p>An officially licensed game, Timelines comes with "hundreds" of characters from all eras of <i>Star Trek</i>, including icons …

Science Fiction

15 Easy Healthy Dinners For People With Literally No Time To Cook

Delicious tacos, pastas, and skillets you can whip up in no time.

Plugging Holes in Wood Floors Is Easier Than You Think

With the proper tools and materials you can fill those unsightly holes in your wood floors in just a few minutes.<p>Old homes were typically heated by floor radiators. But those radiators don't last forever, and once they become obsolete and are removed, you are left with large holes in your wood …

Woodworking

What is The Witness?

We're barely two weeks into January and there are already great new games arriving on the PlayStation 4.<p>Thekla, Inc.<p>This is "The Witness," a new puzzle/exploration game coming to the PlayStation 4 and PC on January 26, 2016. It's gorgeous and massive and it's been in development for over seven …

Turntables

17 DIY Projects That Will Make You Say "Why Didn't I Think of That?"

And will truly make you question your own creativity (in the best possible way).<p>And will truly make you question your own creativity (in the best possible way).

20 Foods To Help You Shed Stubborn Pounds

Ready to knock off that final five, or start losing that first ten? Follow this simple program.<p>Many cyclists would like to lose a pound or two. Maybe five. Maybe more. Why? That's easy: to feel better, look better, improve health, and ride farther and faster.<p>However, losing weight can be …

12 Helpful Tips Women Who’ve Lost Weight Swear By

We asked weight-loss bloggers to share their secrets to success.<p>BEFORE YOU GO<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>The 6 Best Things For Your Body

The Next Power Tool You Buy Should Be an Impact Driver

An impact driver won't replace your cordless drill/driver, but it will expand your abilities.<p>A cordless drill/driver is extremely versatile, which is why it's the first power tool that many people own—its value for drilling pilot holes and driving screws is tough to beat. Bus as you expand your …

Woodworking