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Pictures of the Week 9.17.15

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#InMyShoes: scientists share photos of their footwear in support of eight-year-old girl

Female scientists are showing their support for an eight-year-old who was disappointed that dinosaur shoes were marketed for boys<p>"Why can't girls have dinosaur shoes?"<p>This was the question eight-year-old Sophia Trow asked after she spotted that there were dinosaur shoes for boys - but none for …

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30 Easy And Cuddly DIY Ideas For Recycling Old Sweaters

Instead of throwing them out or throwing them to the moths, use them for things like home accessories and slippers.<p>First, a few guidelines for working with old sweaters for the following projects:<p>When cutting a sweater, be careful to keep it from unraveling. Most small-gauge machine-knits, like …

28 Crafty Ways To Stay Busy And Cozy When It's Snowing

Now's your chance to catch up on all those projects you've been meaning to finish.

Easy Chocolate Rum Balls You Can Make Right Now!

Chocolate rum balls are super easy to make and a deliciously welcome addition to any cookie tray or holiday dessert table this year. And bonus - they're no bake!<p>I have been so busy this month! I had all these plans for recipes all month long and the past couple weeks have been way too busy with …

Homemade Holiday: Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

Cranberry white chocolate cookies in a jar are a homemade gift sure to please. Add custom tags for a whimsical feel.<p>I cannot believe that there are only twelve days until Christmas. <i>Twelve</i>. Seriously, where has this month gone? Things have been incredibly hectic for us between traveling, the holiday …

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38 Anthropologie Hacks

Ever walk around Anthropologie and think "I could make this stuff myself for so much cheaper"? Here's how you can!

25 DIY wrapping paper ideas for gifts too beautiful to tear open

A gift really is as good as its wrapping paper.<p>Buying and storing tons of wrapping paper every year can be a hassle. Plus, once you have your gifts …

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

DIY Holiday: Make These Fruit Liqueurs To Give

I am lucky enough to have a Family Cookbook that was put together by my Mom about 20 years ago. The binding has long since been lost so now the loose pages live in an old, ratty green folder, out of place near my other cookbooks like somebody’s weird uncle. Mom collected all the cherished family …

Diy Holiday Gift Alert: Infused Salts and Sugars | Epicurious.com | Epicurious.com

Here's a few of our favorite infusions:<p><b>Citrus:</b> Mix the zest of any citrus -- lemon, lime, grapefruit, orange, you name it -- with sugar or salt and …

The 21 Best New Restaurants In America

By: Kevin Alexander and Liz Childers<p><i>Credit: Jennifer Olson</i><p>There is nothing quite like that new restaurant smell, and, in 2014, olfactory systems across the country were going crazy breathing in the smells emanating from secret burgers in Boston and borsch with short ribs in Portland, and, like, …

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind