Joanne Hui

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Check out the awesome merchandise inside the bedrooms of these 80's kids

Modern Quilts by Hopewell

<i>The first feature in this series focuses on contemporary quilting duo, Hopewell. We spoke with Eliza Kenan and Claire Oswalt of Hopewell about</i> …

Take a walk with Alzheimer's disease in this short video game

Alzheimer's disease, and any form of dementia, can place a great burden on those who love and care for someone suffering from it. The brief, poignant flash game <i>Alz</i> tries to tell the other side of the struggle: what it's like to go about the day when your memory is so displaced and filled with</i> …

Turn a Thrift Store Dresser Into a Bathroom Vanity

One of the more popular posts here at AOC has been How To Turn a Dresser Into a Vanity. I had always wanted to take an old dresser and convert it …

Thrifting

Tee se itse -valas

You can find the tutorial in English here.<p><b>ETA in February 2012:</b> Hi! Nice of you to stop by! There will eventually be an English translation of this …

How to Build a Bookcase: Step-by-Step Woodworking Plans

In-the-wall bookcases are elegant, but they can be difficult and expensive to construct. We show you an easier way to create a classic piece for any space.<p><b>I built my first bookcase</b> in middle school. A multitiered assemblage of wooden planks laid across stacks of bricks, it was reminiscent of pieces …

Woodworking

Shop The Tracy Reese x Anthropologie Wallpaper Collab, & More!

<i>Get the latest shopping sales, design collaborations, and news to snack on now, because everyone can use a five-minute fashion fix to break up the</i> …

Spring Fashion

The Top 10 Ways Exercise Can Radically Improve Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There’s so much more to exercise than weight loss, toned glutes and a strong punch (but hey, those are some major benefits!). It’s proven that …

Top 10

Sautéed Kale with Lime Pickle

4 Servings<p>This is not your usual garlic-and-oil sauté: Lime pickle brings a spicy and pungent kick.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons ghee (clarified butter) or unsalted butter<p>1 large shallot, thinly sliced into rings<p>2 bunches curly or Tuscan kale, ribs and stems removed, leaves torn into 2” …

Recipes

Touching Portraits of Mothers with Their One-Day-Old Babies

While she's used to taking celebrity portraits like those of actress Keira Knightley, chef Jamie Oliver or the rock band Beastie Boys, photographer Jenny Lewis shows that she's just as skilled at capturing beautiful portraits of mother and child. <i>One Day Young</i> is a touching photo project that shows …

Dr. Robert Hess awarded the H. Barry Collin Research Medal

Dr. Robert Hess, Director of the McGill Vision Research Unit, Department of Ophthalmology at McGill University, has been awarded the H. Barry Collin …

Dr. Irah King awarded the Bhagirath Singh Early Career Award in Infection and Immunity (CIHR-III)

Dr. Irah King, Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and a Canada Research Chair in Humoral Immunity, has been awarded …

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Colon or colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of both male and female cancer-related deaths in Canada. In 2013, an estimated 23,900 …

Boost Your Balance; Avoid Falls

People don’t usually think about balance until they fall, but little signs such as relying on handrails to go up and down stairs can be early …

Cuddling our children approved by science. Here’s why.

<i>Cuddling our children keeps society from collapsing.</i><p>An intriguing body of scientific evidence for this comes from long-term research on residents of …

Le Dr Robert Hess lauréat de la médaille de recherche H. Barry Collin

Le Dr Robert Hess, directeur de l’Unité de recherche sur la vision de McGill, Département d’ophtalmologie à l’Université McGill, est le lauréat de la …

Le Pr Irah King a reçu le prix Bhagirath-Singh de début de carrière en recherche en maladies infectieuses et immunitaires (IRSC-IMII)

Le Pr Irah King, professeur adjoint au Département de microbiologie et immunologie et titulaire d’une Chaire de recherche du Canada en immunité …

Cajoler nos enfants – Approuvé par la science. Voici pourquoi.

<i>Le fait de cajoler nos enfants empêche la société de s’écrouler.</i><p>Une intrigante découverte scientifique découle de travaux de recherche de longue …

Améliorez votre équilibre. Évitez les chutes.

Les gens ne pensent habituellement pas à l’équilibre jusqu’à ce qu’ils fassent une chute. De petits trucs comme se servir d’une rampe pour monter et …

Mars : Mois de sensibilisation au cancer colorectal

Le cancer du côlon ou colorectal (CCR) est la deuxième cause de mortalité en importance parmi les décès liés au cancer chez les hommes et les femmes …

Maira Kalman on Curiosity, Courage, Happiness, and the Two Keys to a Full Life

Maira Kalman is one of the most beloved illustrators working today and one of my greatest heroes, a singular spirit living at the intersection of art and philosophy. In this fantastic talk from India’s INK Conference, Kalman takes us on a journey into her wonderfully idiosyncratic mind and …

18 Of Canada’s Best Logos

To spotlight their country’s under-appreciated graphic design, Northern Army has created an online dossier of some of Canada’s exceptional branding efforts. Not bad, eh?<p>The Swiss get a lot of credit for their graphic design. And New York gave the design world the likes of Saul Bass, Paul Rand, and …