Lauren Proffitt

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5-Minute Crafts

A cheap and creative idea to hang a poster.🖼

With Tin Foil And A Tennis Ball She Replaces This Costly Household Item - So Genius!

diy by Katie Mooney 6/23/2016<p>You've lived your entire life thinking that those fuzzy, neon green balls are meant soley for the tennis …

5-Minute Crafts

A fruit and vegetable storage unit. 🍏<br>via Diycore com Karla Amadori, www.diycore.com.br

15 Things You Never Want To Say To A Beagle

Oh, Regal Beagles. With your big, floppy ears and that one-of-a-kind croon, you’re kind of caricatures of yourselves at times. But we get it–you’re …

DIY Kitchen Backsplash

Kate and I have been working together for a few years now. She has a beautiful baby girl, who is just a few weeks older than Margot, so Kate mostly …

The Best Plug-in Sconces (No Electrician Needed!)

There's no more polished look in your sleeping quarters then two sconces flanking a bed, IMHO. But as a renter myself, it not only makes zero sense …

DIY Hanging Herb Planter

<b>Published on</b> April 25th, 2012 | <i>by Becky Striepe</i><p>1<p>How-to: DIY Hanging Herb Planter from a Mesh Produce Bag<p>We shared a post on growing potatoes in a …

8 Books That Will Challenge You As a Teacher (and Learner) This Summer

Last year I wrote a post titled, 100 Books Every Teacher Should Read. I’ve since updated that post once, but wanted to write a separate piece about …

Should You Waive Your Mortgage Contingency?

When a recent seller put up his Brooklyn apartment for sale last month, it took him less than a week to get an accepted offer. In the one and only open house needed, 50 people showed up, resulting in 12 offers, including four cash offers.<p>In markets like these, where inventory is still tight and …

How to have blooming flowers for as long as possible | The Star

Everyone loves to see colourful blossoms in the garden. But in admiring their beauty, we forget why flowers bloom in the first place: to attract …

Plants

Summer DIY Roundup: 4 Apartment Decor Projects You Can Do Today

Even though I'm incredibly relieved it's summer after the long semester that just ended, I sometimes wonder what to do with all the time I now have. …

WTF Is A Bullet Journal And Why Should You Start One? An Explainer

I'm low-key obsessed.<p>In late December, one of my favorite bloggers mentioned she was thinking of starting something called a "bullet journal." As someone who used to be a pretty prolific journaler but who has since gotten out of the habit, I was super intrigued. I followed her link to learn more …

Productivity

18 Gifts For Moms Who Love Their Dogs As Much As* Their Kids

Two legs, four legs. What’s the difference? They’re both precious babies either way.<p><b>1. Canvas Pet Tote, from Love Thy Beast</b><p>Who wouldn’t want to carry …

eBay Buying Guides

Popular Buying Guides<p>Create A Festive DIY Holiday Wreath Using Candy Canes<p>10 Vintage Toys You Probably Owned That Are Now Worth A Fortune<p>7 Things That Prove Xbox Beats PS Every Time<p>Put Those Mason Jar Lids To Good Use With This Creative DIY Photo Magnet Project<p>6 Smartwatches To Match Your …

DIY Floors that Look Like a Million Bucks

Flooring is one of the things that has the biggest impact on the look of a room — but beautiful floors can also be really expensive. But the good …

DIY - How to Install Sod for a New Lawn - Quiet Corner

Instantly renew your lawn by laying sod. We’ll show you how.<p><b>TOOLS</b><p>hand trowel<br>• tape measure<br>• rototiller<br>• spading fork<br>• soil rake<br>• garden hose<br>• lawn edger<br>• stiff …

Lawn Mowing

Coil + Crochet Scrap Fabric Rug DIY

Finally the tutorial you’ve all been waiting for! I’ve been working on this <b>coiled and crochet rug</b> slowly for months and months; now that it’s …

DIY Glass Window Shelves

I love african violets! They can be fickle, but once they have the right amount of light, and slightly damp soil, they will happily put on a show for …

DIY Roman Shades

<b>Window treatments</b> (especially custom ones) can certainly get pricey, so why not find some cheap fabric and make your own? <b>Roman shades</b> make sleek and …

Top 10 Easy DIY Projects to Upgrade Your Bathroom

The bathroom: It might not be your favorite room in your home, but it sure is an important one. Use your DIY skills to boost the organization and …

Home Improvement

13 Age Spot Remedies From Your Kitchen

With aging and too much sun comes those frustrating dark spots on your face and body. So we did the research, and here are 13 remedies for treating …

Complete Guide To Getting Rid Of Flies In The House

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

Are DIY dark circle remedies too good to be true? Skin care experts share their thoughts on the potentially harmful 'viral' beauty trends and suggest safer alternatives

With the mind-bending ability to make cheek bones appear and pimples disappear in mere minutes using items found in kitchen and medicine cabinets, …

DIY Home Decor Projects - 267 Easy and Crafty Ideas

DIY home decor crafts are fun but making something that will actually have decor value may be a bigger challenge than you’ve anticipated. Indeed, …

Teachers 'more likely to report children as potential terrorists than police'

Teachers are now more likely to identify children as potential terrorists than the police, figures from Prevent show for the first time.<p>Before July last year most of the referrals were from the police but following the passing of a law that forces teachers to spot radicalisation the referrals from …

Learn How To Code For Free Using These Top 10 Coding Lesson Sites

In the past half a decade or so there has been a lot of concerted effort to make learning how to code a mainstream thing in the society. From boot …

The Best Things to Buy at IKEA: 9, Cheap, Chic Classics

(Image credit: Emily Henderson)<p>I knew I was a grown up the moment I switched out my IKEA mattress for a <i>much</i> more comfortable mattress I could invest …

The Hairpin

I love you!<p>It’s a bit like a job: sometimes you like it, sometimes you don’t, but you go either way.<p>This virgin knows what’s up.<p>“Weird pitches” …