Linda Orr

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Where Yarn Evolves | Free Crochet

Get cracking and create your own adorable little plush toys.<p>With this collection of free amigurumi patterns from popular genres.<p>Here you will find …

This turtle teaches us not to mind your own business and that a friend in need is a friend indeed!

How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

Charisma

Be Extraordinary: How to Believe in Yourself When You Don't Feel Worthy

Advertisements<p>What do you do when you realize that you’re nothing more than a story you’ve been telling yourself? I’ll tell you: You make that story …

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Mark Twain Quotes (Author of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn)

Mark Twain quotes (showing 1-30 of 2,165)<p>“If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.”<br>― Mark Twain<p>“Good friends, good books, and a …

Lexophiles

<b>LEXOPHILES (LOVERS OF WORDS):</b> <br>1. A bicycle can't stand alone; it is two tired.<p>2. A will is a dead giveaway.<p>3. Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies …

52 Plants In The Wild You Can Eat

<b>Please Share This Page:</b><p>We all know our market vegetables and fruits are safe to eat, but what about other wild edibles? Here are a few common (North …

#GratitudeChallenge: From the Trivial to the Transformational

My Facebook feed this summer included a steady stream of lists from friends who accepted one of the numerous gratitude challenges circulating social media spheres. I read their posts with curious interest, but I secretly hoped I wouldn't be asked to take on the challenge, too!<p>Sharing gratitude in …

Happiness

Rosebud Sioux Tribe: House Vote On Keystone XL Pipeline An ‘Act Of War'

The president of South Dakota’s Rosebud Sioux (Sicangu Lakota Oyate) tribe has called the House of Representatives' vote to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline an “act of war,” the Summit County Citizen's Voice reported on Saturday.<p>"The House has now signed our death warrants and the death …

Environment

Feast Your Eyes on This Beautiful Linguistic Family Tree

When linguists talk about the historical relationship between languages, they use a tree metaphor. An ancient source (say, Indo-European) has various …

TV

San Francisco Is Painting the Streets with Historical Creeks

A placemaking project traces the city's long-buried arroyos.<p>Though it's not common knowledge today, there used to be a waterway that burbled through the heart of downtown San Francisco. This was Hayes Creek, a since-culverted gully that stretches under Hayes Valley and just south of City Hall.<p>The …

3 Steps to Connect With Your Spirit Guide

We all have at least one spirit guide -- a formerly human soul assigned to be our earthly tutor to impress inspiration within us, to support us in decision making and to collaborate with us in creative endeavors. Do you know your guide(s)? If not, here is one process through which to engage, …

Spirituality

A Chart of Famous Eyewear: who wore what specs

Crack Master- The Sesame Street Short Deemed Too Scary For Kids

<i>Sesame Street</i> isn’t known for having edgy or scary content, it’s a show with friendly content for the little uns and therefore tries to keep the tone …

Too Many Cook(ies)

This week, the Adult Swim short film <i>Too Many Cooks</i> broke the internet, becoming a massively viral hit. It's a brilliant and truly original work of …

Every 7 Years Your Body, Mind and Spirit Evolve in These Ways

Tony Crisp, <i>Prevent Disease</i> | Are you the same person now that you were fifteen years ago? In fact, are you the same person you were just seven years …

Budget-Friendly Brunches to Make at Home

Lazy weekend mornings are the best. Hanging out in fuzzy pajama pants with a warm cup of coffee in my hand without a care in the world makes me a very happy girl. Most weekend we do brunch on at least one morning. The great thing about brunch is that it is so satisfying without breaking the bank.<p>I …

30 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

Marc and Angel are the authors of 1000 Little Things Happy Successful People Do Differently. Here’s their amazing list of <b>30 things to start doing for</b> …

Looking for happiness? Science says listen to sad music: it works, really!

Not Your Average Cabin in the Woods

Artist Kat O'Sullivan (also known as "Katwise") transformed her Woodstock, New York home into the cornucopia of color seen here. Strangely enough, …

Bizarre Cloud Formation Spotted In Australian Skies

Fluffy, streaky, wispy, marshmallow-like clouds can be a pretty spectacular sight sometimes, but this particular formation really takes the …

Mexico City Artist Marks Day Of The Dead With Altar To Missing Students

Artists use the holiday to highlight national ills. John Stanton reports from Mexico City for BuzzFeed News.<p>Artist Octavio Marquez Orozco originally conceived of the two statues — which depict a bound man with a black hood on his head and a mourning mother — as a symbol of the epidemic of …

The Three Breakthroughs That Have Finally Unleashed AI on the World

Author: Kevin Kelly. Kevin Kelly Business<p>Date of Publication: 10.27.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>A few months ago I made the trek to the …

Three U.S. citizens last seen with police in Mexico are found dead

Three U.S. citizens who were in Mexico visiting their father and were last seen in the custody of police have been killed along with a friend, authorities said Friday.<p>Their bodies, each with a gunshot to the head, have been identified by relatives, authorities in the border state of Tamaulipas …

Latin America

3rd victim in Marysville school shooting dies

SEATTLE — A 14-year-old girl who was critically injured after a student opened fire inside a Marysville high school cafeteria last week has died, raising the death toll in the shooting to four.<p>Shaylee Chuckulnaskit died Friday afternoon, a week after she was shot in the head, officials at …

Reflections of the Inner World

“Everything inside and around us wants to reflect itself in us. We don’t have to go anywhere to obtain the truth. We only need to be still and things …

Spirituality

Healing the Seven Chakras with Herbs

Plants have been used as medicines for thousands of years to cure various ailments, gain wisdom and to help us connect with nature.<p>There are scripts …

Alternative Medicine