Mary Gallagher

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How Cell Phones Would Change The Plots Of Famous Books

“yo call me Ishm@el!”<p>High Schoolers reading <i>Romeo and Juliet</i> today probably have a hard time imagining a world in which two people have such catastrophically frustrating communication problems. "Juliet, send the man a text before you initiate a complicated fake death scheme," a present-day Mercutio …

I went back on Ello. This is what I saw.

I heard there had been a redesign of the briefly trendy ad-free social network Ello — an announcement that did not receive as much media attention as the new $5 million funding round for the startup.<p>So I figured I would log back into Ello, for the first time in five months, and find out how it …

Part 1 -Create Die Cuts for Machine Embroidery Appliques

The three majestic natural bridges of Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah invite you to ponder the power of water in a landscape usually defined by its absence. View them from an overlook, or hit the trails and experience their grandeur from below. Declared a National Monument in 1908, the bridges are named "Kachina," "Owachomo" and "Sipapu" in honor of the Native Americans that once made this area their home. This is also home to some of the darkest night skies in the United States. Photo: Manish Mamtani

Creating a lush lawn: Everything you need to know for a green patch, whether grass or an alternative

Americans love their lawns, feelings that immigrated with settlers from Europe, where grass signified affluence. Formal French gardens and English …

Winter Wedding Wreath DIY

With the holiday season in full swing, I know so many of us are looking for easy and beautiful ideas to decorate our homes with. Wreaths are …

6 Food Labels That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

Misunderstanding these labels could be sabotaging your health.<p>Nowadays, it seems like every food label is designed to make you think its contents are healthy (or at least not all that bad). And while a new Harris Interactive survey shows that the majority of Americans say they find those labels …

Why People Are Unfaithful

Esther Perel, a couples therapist and the international best selling author of "Mating in Captivity," reveals her provocative perspective on the subject of infidelity.<p>Aiming to spark a new conversation about this taboo topic, Perel reverses the lens by proposing that affairs are not a symptom of a …

Wanted: Crafty Craft Bloggers

<i>Pictured above are Craft original projects, from top left: Shoe Bling, Needlepoint Purse, Kitty-Cat Braids, Leather Belt, Glue Gun Bandolier, Toy Camera from Recycled Materials, Haunted House Silhouettes, Fringed Flower Gift Topper, War and Peace Bookend</i><p>Hey awesome crafters! We are on the hunt for …

Spectacular Photographs Taken Beneath Iceland's Biggest Glacier

It might be a common reaction, but one cannot help liken these cavernous glacier images with the fabled Fortress of Solitude of Superman. This …

Jane Bown's work – in pictures

The superb photography of Jane Bown was a highlight of the Observer for decades. Here are some of her greatest shots, as well as pictures from her early life

8 Surprising Things I Learned About Betty White In 15 Minutes

Here's one: She will give you a cupcake, and you don't even have to ask for it.<p>In her six-decade-long career — from radio dramas to live television variety shows to <i>Mary Tyler Moore</i> to <i>The Golden Girls</i> to her current gigs, TV Land's sitcom <i>Hot in Cleveland</i> and Lifetime's reality prank show <i>Off Their</i> …

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Outstanding Entries in the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

Take a moment and travel with us as we explore some of the most magnificent places in the world. It's already that time again, when photographers get to show off their skills by entering the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. This year, the grand prize winner will score a …

50 Mesmerising Nature Photographs you will fall in love with

Astonishing landscapes, stunning visuals from all around our globe. Landscape photographers at their personal best and we have certainly 50 hand …

Mark Nolan/Getty Images<p>A rower heads out for training early morning before the Rowing World Cup at the Sydney International Rowing Centre on March 30, 2014 in Sydney<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Sport/Pix/pictures/2014/3/30/1396180061119/2014-Rowing-World-Cup-008.jpg<p>460<p>Mark …

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Inside The Home Of Moda Operandi's Indre Rockefeller

The luxury fashion exec's home.<p>Indre Rockefeller's attraction to color and print is clear to anyone who's lost an afternoon to Moda Operandi, the online home of straight-from-the-runway trunkshows, where she serves as General Merchandise Manager and Creative Director of trunkshows. At home, her …

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The 10 Essential Makeup Brushes You Need to Own

The ultimate guide to what's what.<p>When you're already toting a full makeup bag, it's tough to decide which brushes are worth the added investment. You don't need to own a million different options, but even a few helpful tools can help you make the most of your makeup. Click ahead to find 10 …

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9 Key Fashion Items Every Girl Needs

With Spring almost in bloom, its time to invest in staple pieces you'll want to keep forever.<p>Let's face it: winter's bitter cold left us feeling disillusioned with our wardrobes. So with warmer days ahead, it's time to shop for must-have pieces that'll keep your look fresh for months to come.

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My Mom Sold My Virginity

Inside Cambodia's highly secretive upmarket virgin trade.<p>Dara Keo and her mother, Rotana, were both in tears when it was time for her to leave. A motorized rickshaw had arrived to transport 12-year-old Keo from her one-room shack in Cambodia's capital, Phnom Penh, to an unknown location. Keo was …

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

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Spring's Best Sellers: E-Comm Sites Weigh In

In the interest of satisfying that desire, BAZAAR asked some of our favorite luxury e-commerce sites for insight into the big sellers right now—what women are investing in for spring and which designers are flying off the proverbial shelves<p>How often do you spot a familiar logo on a bag on the arm …

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