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Airlines Allow Dogs, Cats To Fly Coach As Thousands Flee Devastating Canadian Wildfire

WestJet and Canadian North have been praised for their generosity.<p>As one of the most catastrophic fires in Canada’s history threatened to engulf their city, more than 80,000 Fort McMurray residents were forced to flee last week -- many of them with just the clothes on their backs.<p>Possessions were …

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Women's Voluntary Service: 'The army Hitler forgot'

<b>Knitting with dog hair, transporting toddlers in donkey carts and dispensing tea and sympathy are just some of the everyday activities revealed in archive images of the Women's Voluntary Service (WVS) during World War Two.</b><p>The service, founded in 1938, was originally set up to train women to be able …

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Find Out the Queen's Lifelong Secret to Staying Slim – and Get Her Favorite Pie Recipe from the Palace Chef!

Queen Elizabeth is getting ready to celebrate her 90th birthday on April 21 – and we have just the recipe for the occasion.<p>“The Queen is a …

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Please Enjoy These Super-Funny Harry Potter Tumblr Posts

The Potter fandom keeps on pumping out hilarious Tumblr posts!

Embroidery 101

Learn to paint pictures with floss and fabric.<p>Gussy up some fabric with easy decorative stitches that will wow your friends and family. To embroider basically means to decorate material with needlework. Embroidery is based on hand-sewing stitches, and encompasses many different forms of stitching: …

Italian Seafood Salad (Insalata di Mare) Recipe

Italy's classic light, bright salad of gently cooked and marinated seafood, including shrimp, squid, scallops, and mussels, with lemon juice, olive oil, parsley, and subtle spices.<p>Why It Works<p>Marinating the scallops in lemon juice "cooks" them like a ceviche, maintaining their tender texture and …

These Pancake Cups Are The Perfect Treat For Breakfast

So easy to eat.<p>Yields: 12 pancake cups<p>1/2 cup flour<p>1/2 cup milk<p>3 eggs<p>2 Tbsp. butter, melted<p>1/2 tsp vanilla<p>Blend all ingredients in a blender until completely combined. Divide among all the cups of a greased muffin tin (cups will be about 1/3 full. Bake at 400°F/200°C for 13-15 minutes. Pancakes …

Zahav's Hummus Recipe is Genius—for Even More Reasons Than Everyone Says

There's been a whole lot of talk about Zahav's hummus lately—ascribing to it the texture of buttercream, the phrase revelatory heights, and being both the creamiest and the dreamiest. Bon Appétit named it their 2015 dish of the year. In Phyllis Grant's recent Piglet judgement, she wrote that the …

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50 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About The "Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows" Films

All the behind-the-scenes gossip from the last two films.<p>1. <i>Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows</i> was originally meant to be one film. But after reading the book, screenwriter Steve Kloves said that he couldn't make it much shorter than 4–5 hours. So it became two.<p>2. But both parts were filmed …

17 Ways To Make Your Home Look Like A Hippie Hideaway

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Stitching Up Paris: Meet the Local Kniterati

<b>How someone who knows nothing about the world of knitting, sewing, notions and needlecraft discovers the international "kniterati" and the New</b> …

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Архивы cute cats | Food, Beautiful, Funny

Archive for the ‘cute cats’ Category<p>Posted by <b>admin</b> on Май 4th, 2017<p>Funny cute cats photos Hello! I — blogger, love of God and people. Beautiful …

Inmates Train Wild Horses for Border Patrol

ALAMO, Texas — Three mustangs stand at the edge of a cabbage field just after nightfall, poised to run. Their riders, all Border Patrol agents, have received word that a group of migrants are trekking across a levee that runs alongside the Rio Grande.<p>It is difficult to see much aside from the …

Parenting Hack: Dad Figures Out The Best Way To Ensure Son Will Eat All His Vegetables

Dinner time can be tricky for parents of toddlers, especially when you're trying to get them to eat vegetables.<p>But one dad seems to have nailed it by …

The Secret Rooms That Were Custom Built to Hide Your Priest

When on the run from Protestants in the 16th century, Catholic clergy hid in custom-built “priest holes.”<p>England was once riddled with secret priest …

How to make seed bombs to brighten up your patch

Making seed bombs and throwing, concealing, digging or just gently placing them in places that could use a little love – think vacant lots and random patches of public dirt – is a fun and productive way to get your hands dirty and adds a little (or a lot) of beauty to your surroundings.<p>Seed bombs …

Man Rides His Bike Around Town To Make Hilarious Works Of GPS Art

Parents can sleep while the kids play in this amazing multi-level master bedroom

Every parent knows how precious those extra couple of hours of sleep are on the weekend. But if your little early risers are in the habit of barging …

Five Things to Know About Professional Equestrian (And The Boss's Daughter) Jessica Springsteen – Plus, Meet Her Two New Horses!

Jessica Springsteen may have famous singers – Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa – as parents, but the 24-year-old has taken a decidedly different …

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18 Gifts That Will Definitely Make Your Cat Love You More

"I loved you then as I love you meow."<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Pixar's latest film features some stunning CGI landscapes that look photorealistic — here they are in all their glory

But while the film faced a rocky road to theaters, "The Good Dinosaur" blew audiences away with its stunning landscapes that imagined what the world would look like if dinosaurs never went extinct. To shine a light on the incredible attention to detail and CGI work that went into creating these …

22 Tumblr Posts To Remind You That Harry Potter Fans Are Hilarious

We plumbed the darkest depths of Tumblr and defeated a basilisk for these.

19 Crazy Ideas for Adventurous Home Decor

We all want to make our home look beautiful and unique, personal and one of a kind, a place where we would feel cozy but which we could also show off …

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We Now Know The Name & Location Of The American Hogwarts

If Hogwarts is the Oxford of the wizarding world of Harry Potter, it follows that there be a Harvard. J.K. Rowling, in a post on Pottermore, revealed …

An eye-opening new 'Harry Potter' fan theory will change how you think about the books

Now a new fan theory is making the rounds. And it adds a whole different significance to Harry Potter's story and his relationship to the mean relatives who raised him, the Dursleys.<p>Reddit user iShootWithaCamera theorized that the Christmas gifts to Harry from the Dursleys represent the Deathly …

Alan Rickman Remembered: Celebrating His Life and the Movies That Moved Us

For most actors, it’s in the eyes – that’s where the camera lingers.<p>Alan Rickman had an extra gift: a voice that sparked shivers of every sort. He …

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Glenn Frey was angry at The Big Lebowski mocking The Eagles

The late Glenn Frey could be very touchy about people who didn't like The Eagles – "we used to have a punch-'em-on sight list of critics who hated us," he once said – but what really got his goat was when the band were mocked in a scene in the Coen Brothers' film The Big Lebowski.<p>In the film, <b>The</b> …

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