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How to: mend your own clothes

20th May 2016<p>For a sustainable future it's vital that we revive important skills such as mending clothing and with this comes the valuing of textiles …

Sewing
Dessert

SwiftKey Symbols App Helps Non-Verbal Kids Communicate - Mobile App

SwiftKey this week launched a symbol-based assistive communication app geared toward young, non-verbal individuals with special needs.<p>The Android …

Apps

Watch Chris Pratt and Dave Bautista's Early Screen Test for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

16 Space-Saving Tips for Bakers With Small Kitchens

Your spices are lost deep in the cabinets, your Silpat is hidden underneath layers of baking sheets, and <i>where</i> is that measuring spoon?! Listen, we’ve been there. It’s tough. It’s called tiny kitchen problems, and while all your baking tools may fit (sort of), making a small kitchen functional for …

Kitchens

A Gadget for Every Need: Assistive Technology for Students

<b>Listening, Memory, and Organization</b><p>Listening and memorization are two difficult areas for many students. But there are many recording devices on the …

Books At Home Tied to Future Reading Skills

The reading environment in the homes of very young children is strongly linked to their reading progress once they begin school, according to a new …

We Are Not Our Feelings: Overcoming Anxiety and Depression

<b>“History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.” ~Maya Angelou</b><p>I’ve suffered from anxiety …

Architecture

The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

Books

Hugh Jackman: I\'m a Christian, I dedicate every performance to God

Hugh Jackman, who is set to play St Paul in an upcoming film about the apostle's life, has spoken out about his own religious faith.<p>In a candid …

Take This Quiz to Measure Your Happiness Scientifically

Chances are you’ve taken a test that measures your happiness and well-being. But let’s be frank: very few of these tests are actually rooted in …

6 Things You Should Always Buy at Department Stores

Have you been avoiding the department store because you thought it was just too expensive? Well, there are actually some occasions when it's usually …

eCommerce

Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids

At a recent talk for special education teachers at the Los Angeles Unified School District, child development professor Maryanne Wolf urged educators …

Teaching

The 25 best museums in the world, according to travelers

The list is based on millions of TripAdvisor reviews from travelers.<p>From Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem to the Louvre in Paris, here are the world's best museums.

Museums

Sunflower Cookies and Brownie

Let the dessert be the décor with this gorgeous Sunflower Cookies and Brownie! What a fun treat to make and eat.<p>Get the instructions for ––> …

Sewing Patterns for Kids: 300+ Sewing Crafts

<i>September is National Sewing Month.</i> If you’re looking for <b>sewing patterns for kids</b>, we have collected over 300 sewing crafts for children! We have …

Silent Reading Doesn't Exist

Just as Laurence Sterne’s white page invites the reader to pause, to take refuge from the narrator’s words in what might seem an eddy of silence, …

How To Quit Your Job Without A Plan B And Find Happiness

<i>SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue</i><p>By Richard Eisenberg<p>If you’ve been working for more than a few decades, odds are that at least once you’ve been so unhappy you were ready to quit without a new job lined up. In 2012, in her early 40s, Tess Vigeland did just that.<p>Here’s the thing: At the time, Vigeland was …

Self-improvement