Emily Laurelle Tappan

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23 Insanely Clever Ways to Beat Clutter

Are you sick of your littered living room, overcrowded cabinet, or too-cramped-for-comfort closet? Cure clutter around the home with one of these 23 …

Living Rooms

Taylor Swift's Bodyguard At Disneyland Will Make Your Day

He's pretty much all of us.

The Irish Novel That’s So Good People Were Scared to Translate It

In 1948, the Irish-language writer Máirtín Ó Cadhain received the kind of rejection letter a novelist might dream of getting. He had submitted his foul-mouthed first novel, “Cré na Cille” (“Churchyard Clay”), to his publisher, only to see it denied on the ground that it was too “Joycean.” This …

Healthy Breakfast Recipes That'll Leave You Feeling Great

Because you deserve it.<p>There are a lot of great options at the breakfast table, but not all of them are going to fuel your day in the best way possible. As much as we love pancakes, waffles and French toast, those choices will leave you feeling sluggish more often than not. But if you choose …

11 Foods To Stock In The Fridge To Make Healthy Eating Easy

Who knew it could be this easy?<p>Eating healthy today presents lots of challenges. There's the whole willpower thing to conquer, which is huge considering how many great bakeries exist in the U.S. alone. Then, there's the planning that goes into how to pull it off with such a busy schedule -- …

The Flight Kit: Why Cynthia Rowley Never, Ever Checks Luggage

A beauty series in which stylish travelers share the goods they never leave home without.<p>When you create clothing and accessories for vacationers—like fashion designer Cynthia Rowley does—you get pretty good at figuring out what people want to pack for a holiday. “I totally have escapist fantasies …

Supper Bowls for the Super Bowl

Sure, supper bowls are a thing.<p>So, you misspelled Super Bowl and you got here. Whoops! But wait! Don’t go! As long as you’re here, make the most out …

17 Splendid Vintage Photos of Christmas on London's Streets in the Past

There's so much tradition to pack into December that it's no wonder Christmas seems to start before autumn does these days. London has always been …

6 Amazing Lipstick Brands You've Probably Never Heard Of

There's so much more out there than MAC, you know?<p>If you were to take a peek inside the makeup bags of the beauty editors and writers here at The Huffington Post, you'd see how committed we are to particular lipstick brands. From NARS' Semi Mattes (hey, Jungle Red!) to Tom Ford Lips & Boys' …

Dear Future Dead People, Don't Trust This Guy's Plan To Resurrect You

Experts say this working is about as likely as a zombie apocalypse.<p>A Los Angeles man's alleged plan to resurrect the deceased using cryonics and artificial intelligence may be dead on arrival.<p>Multiple news outlets these week proclaimed that a company called Humai is developing methods that will get …

Three Scenarios for the Future of Capitalism

We currently see many articles about the the evils of capitalism, the end of capitalism and possible post-capitalism futures. I was invited to talk …

Animated Short Explores Escaping a Father’s Cycle of Hatred

The up-and-coming British director/animator Marcus Armitage talks 'My Dad,' his BAFTA-nominated short on the shockwave effects of racism from father to son.<p>In director and animator Marcus Armitage’s short film <i>My Dad</i>, a father’s rituals of loving behavior and violent xenophobic beliefs coexist in …

Art

Anthea Turner’s top storage ideas

Storage queen and star of BBC's Perfect Housewife Anthea Turner shares her top de-cluttering and storage secrets with us.<p><b>1. Declutter little and often</b><p>…

Organizing your nursery without breaking the bank

Shares 1<p>With all the big and small things that come along with a baby, organizing your nursery can be tricky. Whether it’s a nursery essential like a …

29 Gorgeous Ways To Make Your Winter Decor Look Expensive

♪♫ Deck the halls with cans of spray paint. ♫♪

FoldFlat food containers bend like origami for smarter storage

Simply dubbed FoldFlat, Strange calls his clever container a coming together of Tupperware and origami. It has a capacity of 1.6 L (54 oz) and is 65 …

The Strange History Of The Myth Of Entombed Animals

On May 8, 1733, two quarry workers, Anders Halfwarder and Olof Sigräfwer, excitedly reported a strange discovery to Johan Gråberg, who was inspecting the <i>Nybro</i> quarry near the village of <i>Wamlingebo</i> (Gotland, Sweden). While cutting large blocks of sandstone (of the 419 million years old …

History is getting its revenge on economics

In the early 20th century, economics looked a lot like history.<p>The so-called German Historical School of Economics emerged in the 1800s in German universities, where many early US economists received their training. The historical approach stressed the importance of understanding the cultural, …

Economics

One of history’s longest sniper kills happened during the Civil War

Over three years later, the two sides were still fighting over it.<p>Confederate troops held the badly damaged fort while Union soldiers fired on it with artillery from batteries on nearby islands.<p>On Dec. 5 an unidentified Confederate soldier in Fort Sumter saw a Union soldier moving in Battery Gregg, …

750 Years Of Parisian History, As Told Through Architectural Illustrations

750 Years in Paris by Vincent Mahé is a visual time machine.<p>“I’ve always been fascinated by cities—especially cities that have a long history like mine,” Paris-based illustrator Vincent Mahé says. Since its founding in 3 B.C., the City of Light has experienced astronomical highs (like hosting the …

France

'Ridiculous Fun' Helps A Blogger See Through Depression's Darkness

Humor writer Jenny Lawson has never dealt with her mental health issues the traditional way.<p>As a small child, for example, she had a toy box. When she was feeling anxious, she would take all the toys out of the box and climb inside it.<p>"I would close it," Lawson says, "and it was like a sensory …

Mental Health

Amazing Vintage Halloween Costumes

TIME MACHINE<p>John and Teenuh Foster collected anonymous snapshots for 15 years. This collection is of the variety of Halloween costumes they …

Fall Organizing Tips

For the jackets, umbrellas, backpacks, and purses that pile up this time of year, take a cue from restaurants by installing double ceiling hooks underneath a shelf.

35 DIY Container Ideas to Completely Declutter Your Home

Ever feel like you're in a heavy downpour of clutter? When the 'stuff' build-up reaches a dangerously high level, rein in your panic and bring out your creative side, with these life-saving DIY containers. Get ready to coral your porch clutter, banish your toiletry mess, and cure your hallway …

Beautiful Paintings on Fallen Tree Logs Mirror Their Natural Origins

Artist Alison Moritsugu captures the essence of Mother Nature in her <i>log paintings</i>. These environmental pieces utilize trees as both the subject and the canvas. The fragmented nature of the trees allow the designer to paint directly onto the rustic wood. Once her realistic work is complete, what …

25 Surprising Things That Make Great Art For Your Home

Easy, breezy, beautiful.<p>Art for your home can be extremely expensive. Large oil paintings and professional prints are impressive, but definitely more of a long-term investment.<p>Luckily, you can still get your hands on great art without breaking the bank. All you have to do is take a look at what’s …

How to Sext With the New Emojis

Yesterday was a newsworthy day indeed for Apple. Firstly, Drake betrayed Jay Z by premiering the Hotline Bling video on Apple Music, as opposed to TIDAL — remember TIDAL? — and they released a software update for iOS 9.1. Normally, no one should really care about the features the update provides. …

Five ways to maintain a long-term relationship

What does it take to make a long-term relationship work? We spoke to relationship professionals about the science behind matching systems on dating websites for their top tips<p>Just what does it take to have a long-term relationship? After dating website eHarmony.co.uk carried out a psychological …