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The Gut-Healthy Tonic You Should Drink Every Morning

Award-winning blogger and trusted authority on traditional foods Jennifer McGruther opts for a mug of nourishing morning bone broth to start her day …

Meet the Microbats: Winged Creatures' Secrets Revealed

For starters, old females are tougher than young males, according to a new study on these little-known mammals.<p>A bat the size of a bumblebee? It's no joke—many of the flying mammals come in miniature.<p>There are about 1,000 species of these so-called "microbats," whose body sizes range from a little …

9 Ways to Keep Your Bathroom Clean Longer

Because scrubbing tile is low on the list of things you want to do this weekend.<p>We get it—the bathroom is not only one of your home's most important …

Best Way to Clean and Organize Your Refrigerator

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Most people clean their kitchen on a regular basis, but for many this includes only a cursory wiping of the <i>outside</i> of the refrigerator …

25 Cleaning Hacks That Will Make Your Life Easier - DIY & Crafts

Fighting Oil With Oil<p>Believe it or not, you can actually remove greasy buildup on your stove hood and stovetop with oil. That sounds weird we know, …

No-Fail Design Tricks: How To Make Any Room Feel More Spacious

(Image credit: Via Nuevo Estilo )<p>For anyone who's ever lived in a tiny home or had a home with very small spaces, the obsession with wanting to make …

Small Spaces

What's Next: 8 Creative & Clever Products for Small Spaces

(Image credit: Adrienne Breaux)<p>We wrapped up a whirlwind few days at Ambiente, the world's largest and most international consumer goods show in the …

Small Spaces

DIY Sofa Re-Cover

Sofa

Homemade Fig Newtons

Megan Scott of The Joy Kitchen was concerned that fig newtons wouldn’t taste as good as she remembered them being when she was a child. So, rather than risking the snack time heartbreak of discovering a false memory, she took it upon herself to create some homemade fig newtons that were just as …

A Breath of Fresh Air: DIY Gel Air Fresheners

Turns out, vodka and gelatin are good for more than just jello shots. With a little help from your favorite essential oils, you can transform those common party staples into your own custom-scented DIY gel air fresheners!<p>Whether you’ve got curious kids in the house or a hot date coming over and a …

Resize A Hat

Crafting

Old Piano Upcycled Into Aquarium • Recyclart

We already showcased some originals aquarium like this old iMac or Phone booth Aquarium but we could never imagine that …

Aquariums

Apartment Living with Bicycles

Our tips on cleaning and organizing your bikes without getting on your landlord’s bad side<p>Naturally at <i>Bicycling</i> we believe bikes are the best way to get around a city, but our advice on caring for them often excludes city-dwellers for one reason—they live in apartments. After all, without a hose, …

Wall Art

Best New Smart Helmets for 2015

These new helmets incorporate some of the latest in dome-saving technology<p><b>Smith Overtake</b><br>Most cycling helmets are made primarily of EPS foam. The foam not only creates the shape of the helmet, but also absorbs the energy of an impact. Smith’s Overtake still uses some EPS to create the shape and …

Helmets

23 Super Easy Fixes Everyone Should Know

And how to fix them!

23 Stress Hacks That Will Actually Change Your Life

Easy, breezy, life-changing.

Sara Bareilles

Memories likely can’t be erased: Research offers new clues to how we remember

A new study challenges more than a century of neuroscience and could radically change the way we treat PTSD<p>As intangible as they may seem, memories have a firm biological basis. According to textbook neuroscience, they form when neighboring brain cells send chemical communications across the …

The Brain

8 Foods That Boost Your Body's Natural Detox Power

<b>Brussels Sprouts</b><br>Nosh on cruciferous veggies like Brussels sprouts, cabbage, broccoli, and cauliflower, which are all high in fiber. "These promote gut health, kidney health, and liver health by helping with excretion through your bowel movements," says London. "You’re promoting regularity and …

How Excess Sugar Affects Your Entire Body

In moderation, sugar is essential for a healthy body. Millions of years ago our ancestors relied on sugar-rich fruit for survival. Not only did the …

Why Babies Love (And Learn From) Magic Tricks

To survive, we humans need to be able to do a handful of things: breathe, of course. And drink and eat. Those are obvious.<p>We're going to focus now on a less obvious — but no less vital — human function: learning. Because new research out today in the journal <i>Science</i> sheds light on the very building …

Johns Hopkins University

Forest Cabin Redesign on a Modest Budget

What started out as an old, un-heated and uninteresting cabin was transformed into a vibrant year-round retreat that we’d never want to leave! The …

House Built with Pre-manufactured Steel Modules and Parallel Strand Lumber (PSL) beams

PV14 House is located across the street from White Rock Park in Dallas, Texas. A modern house filled with unique details, M Gooden Design …

Architecture

Home decorating tips for small living spaces--Home + Remodeling Expo (video): Kristel's CLE

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- There are over 300 exhibitors to check out at the 2015 Home + Remodeling Expo at the Cleveland Convention Center, including the …

Home Decorating

Different Solutions

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The Poppy Pour-Over Complete Coffee Maker

In the pursuit of the perfect cup of coffee, there are more than a few things you have to pay attention to. The Poppy Pour-Over handles all of them. …

Coffee

Eerie Images of New York Buildings Left to Rot

Travel<p>Eerie Images of New York Buildings Left to Rot<p>By Nicole Bonaccorso<p>April 03 2015 02:00 PM EDT<p>weather.com<p>Will Ellis' work is inspired by the …

Urbanism

Kim Richards’ Child Has Been Released From Mental Health Facility

Lisa Rinna recently appeared on Andy Cohen’s Sirius XM show, <i>Radio Andy</i>, and not surprisingly they gossiped about the <i>Real Housewives of Beverly …

Mental Health

A Stanford Medical School Student Was Arrested for Poisoning Her Classmates' Water Bottles

The suspect had recently sought psychological care and has claimed to be suffering from insomnia, dizziness, depression, and "a disconnection from reality" at the time of the poisonings.<p>One day in October 2014, a graduate student researcher at Stanford University's Nusse Lab took a drink from her …

Mental Health

Hop Theory Is Making Tea Bags For Beer Drinkers

This is not a joke. There is now a Kickstarter campaign for Hop Theory, a company that is producing beer-steeping bags. They're basically tea bags for your beer. (Just one more reason we love the Kickstarter era -- it makes drinking better.)<p>Let us explain. Hop Theory isn't turning water into wine …

Craft Beer