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DIY Gold Foil Lettering on Pots

Have fun and create your favorite phrases on flower pots. DIY gold foil lettering and glitter makes for a unique gift or home decor item.<p>464<p>2470

The Easiest Cloth Napkins

DIY Marker Tie-Dye Napkins

DIY Pom Pom Rug

If you’ve got a surplus of yarn and bare floors, then why not solve both problems at once with this clever DIY Pom Pom Rug tutorial from homedit?<p>This project is also a perfect opportunity to use Jenny Bressner’s tutorial on making pom poms in bulk.<p>[via Wattlebird]

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Lavender Whipped Body Butter | Hello Home

<b>Lavender Whipped Body Butter</b> | <i>Hello Home</i><p>I immediately bookmarked this body butter because I truly adore the scent of lavender - not that horrible, synthetic scent, but the true natural scent! I’m lucky that there is a beautiful lavender farm in SA that I can source pure lavender oil from, but I’m sure there’s some great online stores that also sell it. Lavender has so many fantastic properties, but for me the main reason is that it’s soothing and relaxing, perfect for those of us who find it …

Holi celebrations - in pictures

Holi, also known as the festival of colours, heralds the beginning of spring and is celebrated all over India

8 Things Your Brain Does Wrong Every Day

As human beings, we generally like to conceive of ourselves as rational creatures. We think logically, make decisions based on the best interests of ourselves and others, and do the things we need to do in order to not just survive, but also thrive in the world.<p>But we're often unaware of the myriad …

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4 Yoga Moves for a Better Butt

These poses are the fastest way to a backside that will make everyone jealous<p>There are some seriously cute yoga pants out there that can take you from mat to cocktails, but here's the catch: They're all pretty tight. The good news is that you don't need to hit up Google for the best butt workout …

Make Cupcakes or Muffins Without a Muffin Tin

Have you ever wanted to make some delicious cupcakes or muffins, but found yourself without a muffin tin? Here's how to make sure that never stands …

Are all psychological therapies equally effective? Don't ask the dodo

The claim that all forms of psychotherapy for mental illness are winners, known as the Dodo Bird Verdict, has been dealt a blow<p>"<i>Everybody</i> has won and <i>all</i> must have prizes," declared the dodo in Alice in Wonderland when asked to judge the winner of a race around a lake. As judgements go, it is …

13 Incredible Natural Wonders That Deserve A Spot On Your Bucket List

As humans, we built a Great Wall. We built some pyramids. We also built a lighthouse and a temple and some hanging gardens.<p>...but we can't just <i>build</i> an underwater river. It's time to make way for Mother Nature's craftsmanship on your list of must-see world wonders.<p><b>1. Pink lakes</b><p>A breed of tiny algae …

The Strange Reason You're Exhausted

It’s not because you stayed up all night watching Netflix<p>Even if you're dragging at 5pm, you may want to avoid that late-afternoon latte. Consuming caffeine even six hours before bedtime can lead to significant sleep disturbances, according to a new study in the <i>Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine</i>.<p>In …

The Ultimate Office Workout Will Make You The Envy Of All Your Co-Workers (VIDEO)

After a grueling day at the office, a post-work gym session can make you feel like a Titan -- all those feel-good endorphins, that surge of energy and new-found focus. Let's face it, though, the prospect of getting on a treadmill and lifting weights after a tiresome 10-hour work day can often deter …

Beyond black-and-white: Essential moments from MLK's historic 'I have a dream speech' - Photos

<i>On August 28, 1963 Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his historic “I have a dream” speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, forever changing race relations in America.</i><p><b>I have a dream today.</b><p>Martin Luther King, Jr. waves to supporters on the Mall in Washington DC, on Aug. 28, 1963.<p>Thousands …

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Brain Games: Move Objects With Your Mind To Find Inner Calm?

Couch potatoes everywhere, rejoice.<p>New commercial devices, using technology borrowed from the field of neuroscience, are making it possible to control objects with brain power alone. The idea is to help train users to become more focused — and relaxed.<p>EEG headsets, which detect electrical activity …

13 Apps to Inspire Creativity

If you haven’t fallen off the resolutions wagon yet… congrats. If as soon as week one ended, so did your good intentions, we totally hear you. But one resolution that’s always worth keeping is continually trying to bring creativity to your life every day. In our obsession with doing just that, …

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