Hillary Taylor

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You Don't Have to Be Your Dad | The Art of Manliness

Throughout this year we’ve been running a series on how to father with intentionality and create a positive family culture.<p>Whenever we’ve written on …

This Is One Of The First Bodies You'll See In The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

#ThisBody<p>Big news for body diversity!<p>Plus-size retailer Lane Bryant announced Friday that an ad for their new campaign, "This Body," will run in the front of 2016 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. The advertisement, which features model Precious Lee in a two-piece bathing suit, marks the first …

Plus Size

Flight Attendant Congratulates Couple For Having Sex In Airplane Bathroom

0<p>SHARES<p>A Norwegian Air Shuttle flight attendant publicly congratulated a couple for having sex in the airline bathroom during a two-hour flight from …

Chocolate Coconut Almond Bars

1. Preheat the oven to 325°F. Line a 9-inch square baking dish with parchment paper.<p>2. In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the whip …

Why Do All Zippers Have the Letters YKK on Them?

If you look down at your zipper, there’s a hefty chance it bears the initials YKK. Why?<p>The letters stand for <i>Yoshida</i> <b>K</b><i>ōgyō</i><b>K</b><i>abushikigaisha</i>, a name that …

British History

Tips to keep your family healthy on the road

As a mum of two young globetrotters, I’ve seen my share of travel health problems. And I’ve come to realise that keeping my family healthy on the road is all in the planning.<p>You can avoid a lot, if not all, nasty surprises with a little research and preparation before leaving home, adopting a few …

This September, our staff is walking the #nothingiscrazy talk to raise money for clean water too! Carrying Jerry Cans to work, dancing on the subway, taking pies to the face… the list goes on. Check out our staff campaign at mycharitywater.org/cw

Top 10 London clubs

Whether you're looking for fun things to do at night or to listen to some great live music, the capital has a vibrant nightlife scene. Plan your next …

Disney Princesses Reimagined as Pinup Girls With Tattoos Are Seriously Badass

Simply stunning.<p>You've seen what happens when you give Disney princesses Instagram and cell phones, when they're not wearing makeup, if they had realistic body hair, and what they'd look like reimagined as velociraptors, but if you thought you'd seen them all, you're wrong, because there is <i>always</i> …

App of the Week: Outrun ghosts and a glitch in this endlessly scrolling Pac-Man update

Those of you who were really great at Pac-Man may know of the level 256 glitch. Due to limitations in the game’s coding, when players got to level …

My favorite 20-something apartment is actually a boat

Living aboard a boat isn’t for everyone. The lifestyle tends to scare away even the most adventurous of people and so those of us that actually dare …

Genius Idea To Stop People From Littering

UK organization Hubbub plans to clean up the streets of London through its #neatstreets campaign. One clever project sees smokers vote on various …

We Made A Tiny Vegetable Gym For Hamsters Who Hate Exercise

We made a tiny gym out of vegetables for hamsters to enjoy, as a part of a healthy lifestyle Campaign for Discount Supplement.<p>Needless to say the …

10+ Times Broke College Students Proved They’re The Smartest People Ever

DIY projects can save you a lot of money, and this list of thrifty solutions to everyday problems is a perfect example! Whether you're a college …

How to Invest Money When You Don't Have Any

My quest to learn about finance as an ignorant twentysomething.<p>For months after college, my job was to sit in a windowless warehouse with dozens of other schlubs and type summaries of meetings dictated to me over the phone. The shift went from midnight to 6 AM. I'd eat the free Dominos my employer …

The Daily Struggles Of An Introverted And Anxious Freelancer

I’m Sow, a freelance designer and illustrator. And a huge anxious and introvert person.<p>As it is really not easy everyday, I thought I could share it …

Why I Became A Lunchbox Dad And Started Making Bento Lunches For My Kids

Three years ago, I started making these fun characters out of food for my daughter’s school lunches. Anonymous internet parents started telling me …

Surprising New Origami and Shadow Art by Kumi Yamashita

New York based Japanese artist Kumi Yamashita, featured here, creates unique pieces of art using everyday objects and materials like paper and …

Art

Giant Sculpture Escapes Museum, Hilarity Ensues

It's like the boulder scene from 'Indiana Jones,' but *oh* so much more artful.<p>In August 2015, a 12-foot-tall, 250-pound red ball by artist Kurt Perschke ran amok in the streets of Toledo, Ohio, leaving street signs bent, curators frantic, and a hilarity-inducing Instagram video (above) in its …

Without more diversity, national parks could become irrelevant

WHILE handing out fliers as a volunteer for the 99th birthday of the National Park Service, I conducted a highly unscientific survey at Mount …

National Parks

The August Jobs Report in 10 Charts

The U.S. economy added 173,000 jobs in August, a bit of a slowdown from prior months but still a sign of steady expansion. Friday’s report from the Labor Department offered a few changes from the prior month on a range of measures, including the unemployment rate falling to 5.1% and an 8 cent rise …

Jobs Report

How The Natural History Museum Is Changing The Ratio Of Women And Minorities in STEM

Beyond the dioramas and dinosaurs, the American Museum of Natural History is working behind the scenes to boost equality in STEM.<p>We know the problem: there aren’t enough women pursuing STEM careers and there are about to be a lot fewer. There are fewer women earning engineering and computer science …

30+ Badass Women That Changed The World We Live In Today

Today is Women's Equality Day. Celebrated on August 26th in the US, it commemorates the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, granting …

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If you’ve ever tried your hand at gardening, even of the container variety, chances are you’ve heard at least a little about the importance of …

How to grow blueberries in the garden

Blueberriesare a crop that I was wary of growing. Once you find out they are ericaceous plants (like rhododendrons), it tends to put you off trying them, but why?<p>If you don’t have the right soil (acidic), they are very easy to grow in pots or in almost any container, providing they have good …

Gardening

10+ Funny Comics That Only Introverts Will Understand

If you're not a socially awkward introvert it's difficult to explain to others how you feel in “those” social situations, but these comics by German …

20 Times Celebs Forgot to Wear Pants, Totally Pulled It Off

An argument for leaving your pants at home.<p>While decidedly NSFW or meeting your boyfriend's parents for brunch, the pants-less look can be chic when done right, as evidenced by these leg-happy stars.

Japan delivers whiskey to space station_ for science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spirits arrived at the International Space Station on Monday. Not the ghostly ones, but the kind you drink -- distilled …

Space Exploration