Janice Murdoch

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Butterfly Life Cycle for Kids (Free Printables)

We love studying the fascinating life cycle of butterflies, especially during Spring. So, every Spring, we come up with crafts, fun hands-on …

Weekend homeschool links

<i>This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for your support of this site!</i> <i><br>My Jonathan (age 11, & a meteorologist in the making) adores his new</i> …

Why Special Needs Kids Thrive in a Homeschool Environment

Homeschooling poses its own special challenges for parents. And if you’re a parent to a child with special needs, you’ll face even <i>more</i>.<p>Raising one or …

Homeschooling

Four Assumptions Homeschool Moms Need to Ditch

Whether we used to be a teacher in the school system or we’re brand new to homeschooling or we’re just unsure of what we’re doing as homeschoolers, …

Homeschooling

Homeschooling Storage Ideas for Small Spaces

Struggling to find space to put all the homeschool materials, books, papers, and school supplies is every homeschooler’s challenge. Living in the Bay …

The Beautifully Provocative

The beautifully provocative photographs of the female body- the most beautiful thing on earth. Sophisticated, appreciative, artistic, and interested …

Charlotte Tilbury Created the Only Makeup Palette You'll Ever Need (Seriously)

As any woman who has ever owned a makeup palette knows well, at some point in her life, she'll buy one with <i>way</i> too many shadow pans in the lineup, …

Meet Your New Skin Obsession From DECLÉOR

Skincare lovers, say hello to your new obsession: the brand new Anti-Pollution Hydrating Gel Cream and Active Lotion from DECLÉOR. Our skin …

Skin Care

Non-Traditional Engagement Rings Driving Us Totally Pin-Happy

If you’re getting engaged and looking for inspo, don’t be turned off by all that white noise about the 4-Cs. Jeez! When it comes to engagement rings, we know it’s not about carats so much as craftsmanship. And finding a ring whose look we love so much that we’ll want to wear it. Every day. For the …

Engagement Rings

21 Executives Share the Daily Routines That Help Them Succeed

Being intentional about simple routines makes all the difference.<p>The most successful people I know make navigating business and life look easy, often because they have their crap together more than most people. They get up early, stay in front of health issues, and are smart about money. They know …

7 Protein Cookie Recipes for Healthier Snacking

Cookies get a bad rap, but if you find the right recipes, they can be mostly healthy and totally filling. These treats fit the bill and are perfect …

Nordstrom’s Latest Pop-In Store Is Bringing Some MAJOR Color and Pattern

8 Family Beach Vacations That Are Even Better in the Fall 25 BOO-zy Halloween Cocktail Recipes to Get You Turnt Bookmark These 9 New Brands for Your Fall Shopping Haul

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Mimi Zeiger on design, density and her new book 'Tiny Houses in the City'

Architecture critic and author Mimi Zeiger grew up in Berkeley with a Bronx-raised mother who she says had no patience for driving her anywhere.<p>So it's no surprise that her latest book, "Tiny Houses in the City," (Rizzoli, $29.95) focuses on creative pint-sized homes that are wedged into densely …

Death and Glory in the Garden: Iron Maiden Proved Heavy Metal Is Alive and Well in New York City

The best heavy metal band in the world played New York City's most hallowed venue last night, and it was absolutely incredible.<p>The other day, Deadspin ran an exhaustive, in-depth piece on the colorful history and cultural impact of that most hallowed document of heavy metal dirtbaggery, <i>Heavy Metal</i> …

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20 Smart Ways to Hide the Home Decor Eyesores

Home decor eyesores are those nagging small things that keep bothering you no matter how well done your interior design is. Things like ugly power …

Before & After: Simple Solutions for a Seriously Small (& Sort Of Scary) Bathroom

This 'before' bathroom might be the ugliest befores I've ever seen — and it's certainly one of the strangest. Years ago, the person responsible for …

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The periodic table is finally complete

Scientists have confirmed the discovery of 4 new elements, which will fill in the missing elements from the periodic table’s seventh row.<p>The …

@NatGeoTravel Staff Bucket List: 2016

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The staff at National Geographic Travel is continually criss-crossing the globe to uncover the best and the brightest places, but we have travel wish lists just like everyone else.<p>Here’s where we want to go in 2016 and why:<p><b>Iceland:</b> “It’s winter, so I’m dreaming of Iceland’s …

The Employment Outlook For 2016 Is Looking Much Brighter

After a week of gloomy news about China, the U.S. economy came shining through on Friday, offering a surprisingly bright jobs outlook for 2016.<p>The U.S. economy is on track for "higher productivity, good job gains — and the supply of potential workers expanding fast enough" to allow companies to …

9 Reasons Why What You Think About Aging Matters

Henry Ford supposedly said, "If you think you can't -- you can't. If you think you can -- you can." While that statement usually applies to reaching our goals or persevering in spite of the odds, we seldom consider it in context with aging. Yet, growing research shows that our view of aging has a …

18 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Great artists, writers and innovators may have "messier minds."<p>Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly …

Easy Slow Cooker Dessert Recipes

Come home to one of our sweet and scrumptious slow cooker desserts that is ready as soon you walk in the door. Your slow cooker makes it easy to mix …

Dessert

17 Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes for Your Friendsgiving Table

Following a gluten-free diet can be difficult around the holidays. It’s hard to watch your friends and family enjoying pumpkin pie and other seasonal treats when you can’t partake. Luckily, there are hundreds of gluten-free Thanksgiving dessert recipes to try making on your own. With options from …

Dessert

10 Healthy Mug Recipes You Can Make in Minutes

Southern In-Law<p>Mug Recipes: Single-Serve Brownie<p>Say hello to a rich, gooey dark chocolate brownie that has a secret sweetener: maple syrup. This …

Christmas dessert recipes

Rum-infused meringue cake, orange and lemon trifle and apple and mincemeat pie – Jeremy Lee’s delicious Christmas desserts

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Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville resort opens on Florida beach

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — The rain didn't stop Jimmy Buffet from performing at the opening of the Margaritaville Beach Resort, his new $150 million …

The 12 Fall Home Maintenance Tasks You Can't Ignore

The dog days of summer are long gone, and fall is finally here. Although the season's crisp temperatures and colorful leaves are enjoyable, they are …