Kassandra Toliongco

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How to Child-Proof Once Baby Is Walking

Finally have a walker on your hands? Congrats! Consider those first steps a sign it's time to step up <i>your</i> safety game in the toddler-proofing …

Huge pack of interior doors ideas with photo

The interior doors are one of the important part of the interior design. They create the first impression of the interior when a person is about to …

Interior Design

All the No-Bake Dessert Recipes You Need for the Weekend

Quick, easy, and delicious desserts don't have to come from hot ovens. Turn out these maximum-flavor <b>no-bake desserts</b> that require minimum effort on …

Angelina Jolie Pitt Opens Up About Her Kids and Giving Birth in Namibia

All parents have nicknames for their kids that they use (and sometimes holler) around the family home – and Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Pitt are no …

This Harry Potter Design Shop Is More Than My Heart Can Handle

It's like, tingly good.<p>For more information, and to buy prints online, check out their website.<p>If you'll be in town for <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child</i>, here's even more things to see on an ultimate <i>Harry Potter</i> weekend in London.

From trash to treasure: Scientists turn plastic bottles and bags into liquid fuel

In the future, perhaps we'll be mining our landfills and fishing through our oceans for the raw materials to make fuel. Using a two-catalyst process, a joint U.S.-China team of researchers has figured out how to take discarded plastic products, from grocery bags to plastic bottles, and turn them …

Pollution

12 Design Ideas For Including Built-In Shelving In Your Shower

In-shower storage can be such a hassle. The suction cups never stick long enough and the tall metal organizers have a tendency to get grungy. Shelves …

13 Low-Maintenance Perennials

Ruffled Velvet Siberian Iris (Iris sibirica ‘Ruffled Velvet’)<p>Siberian iris blooms in late spring and early summer in many hues including purple, …

Mothering the Mother: New Mothers Need a Focused Period of Rest and Recovery

When I was delivering homemade soups and smoothies to the doorsteps of new mothers around Los Angeles I would sometimes be invited in for a brief …

How To Care For The Lovely Air Plants That Adorn Your Home

Air plants or Tillandsia have become really popular lately and that’s mostly due to their minimal requirements and easy maintenance. Caring for an …

Gardening

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Low Maintenance Indoor Plants

A little bit of greenery can do wonders for your home décor: adding some life to a space and brightening a room with color. If you’re worried that …

Five things pediatricians want dads to know about parenting

Pediatricians have a message for fathers: You're more important to your child's health and well-being than you — and we — might have realized.<p>After assessing more than a decade's worth of psychological and sociological research, the American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a new report about …

This Is The End of The Fossil Fuel Age as We Know It, Says Report

You can't fight the future.<p>Fossil fuels are holding on, but end of their reign is nigh, says a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, which …

LED Streetlights Are Good for the Earth, Bad for Humans and Wildlife

Communities around the country are switching out their old roadside lighting for energy-efficient LED lights, but some of those new lights might be …

Screened porches: The return of a summer classic

Before air conditioning became widely available, screened porches were the sought-after place to escape summer heat. Ceiling fans circulated cooler air, wicker and wrought-iron furniture with plump cushions offered a welcome, and the rooms sometimes became a sleeping porch when indoor heat was at …

Earth Has a Second, 'Mini' Moon, Says NASA

Three's company.<p>Sometimes you’re a planet who’s been with a moon for a few eons, and it all becomes a bit too… <i>familiar.</i><p>Things started out with a hot …

No More 'Daddy Daycare'

<i>By Matt Villano, contributor to the Seleni Institute, a nonprofit mental health and wellness center for women and mothers in New York City.</i><p>A friendly woman passing by in the town square smiled at me and my two daughters as we enjoyed the crisp morning. She clicked her tongue in a way that suggested …

Mental Health

Here's A Message For Moms Who Don't 'Bounce Back' After Baby

Revie Shulz tells moms it’s okay if you don’t love your post-baby body<p>Thanks to celebrity gossip rags, many people have the expectation that moms …

Ingenious Embossed Rollers Create Seamlessly Repeating Patterns in One Easy Motion

Clare Bosanquet was at a market in Romania when she stumbled upon a special type of paint roller that had a design carved into its form. Excited by the creative possibilities, the UK-based artist spent the next two months lugging around many of these rollers and “regretting her cumbersome …

Etsy

Basic Pasta Recipe

"An easy recipe and simple to double or triple, depending on amount needed. Hope you enjoy!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 egg, beaten<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1 cup …

Gaining just 12 pounds between pregnancies may harm the baby

Not only the sins of the father, but the weight of the mother may well also be laid at the feet of the children. So report researchers out of Sweden in the journal <i>PLoS Medicine</i> in finding that women whose BMI increases by two or more units—amounting to a roughly 12-pound gain in women of average …

Here's How You May Really Feel About Your Husband Once He Becomes a Dad

One day, he's your partner. The next, he's Satan-sent spawn wielding a very loud toothbrush.<p>On a recent Sunday, my daughter's late nap bumped her bedtime to later than usual, and my husband and I needed to find a way to run down the clock. So, I insisted on a family outing to Ikea, which I learned …

8 Breastfeeding Positions to Make Nursing Easier

Just because breastfeeding is natural doesn’t mean it’ll be second nature. Sometimes it takes time, practice and a whole lot of trial and error to …

Pregnancy

Turn Your Home Into a Smart One With Mesh's DIY Kit

<i>By April Glaser for WIRED.</i><p>Mesh<p>The Internet is everywhere, and if you're down with using a smartphone to control everything in your life, the Internet of Things is a dream come true. The problem is living the networked Good Life generally means forking out the cash to buy connected gadgets ($67 for …

Home Automation

Harry Potter's graphic design gets its own exhibition at the House of MinaLima

You know all of the stunning graphic artwork and props that give the <i>Harry Potter</i> films that extra magical touch? Well now you can see them in …

Scientists confirm DNA holds a second layer of information

Everything that makes you <i>you</i> is in your DNA, but a long-time hypothesis suggests that you're not just a product of the genetic code itself, but also …