Michele

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What I learned about love during my years of reporting on weddings

<i>Ellen McCarthy wrote the On Love column for The Washington Post for four years, exploring the mysterious nature of love and spending many of her Saturday nights at someone’s wedding. Despite this long disruption to that most favored night for dating, McCarthy, newly single when she started the</i> …

College is worth it if you have these six experiences

A college degree is something Americans have always valued. Even Americans without a college degree believe that education beyond high school is important. But recent Gallup research indicates that 25% of all college graduates in the US fail to thrive in their overall careers and lives. Gallup has …

College & University

How to Negotiate Nicely Without Being a Pushover

We all want it both ways: to get what we want from a tough negotiation and to walk away with our relationship intact. The good news is that kind of outcome is possible. But how exactly do you drive a hard bargain while also employing soft skills? How do you advocate for what you want without …

Harvard Business School

Creative Courage for Young Hearts: 15 Emboldening Picture Books Celebrating the Lives of Great Artists, Writers, and Scientists

Jane Goodall, Julia Child, Pablo Neruda, Marie Curie, E.E. Cummings, Albert Einstein, Ella Fitzgerald, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Frida Kahlo, and more.<p>Margaret Mead extolled the value of “spiritual and mental ancestors” in how we form our identity — those people to whom we aren’t related but whose …

Top 10 Android Apps For April 2015

A new month calls for some new apps on your device. Yet again, we dived into the playstore and handpicked the 10 best Android apps you should …

Near-Death Experiences: What Happens in the Brain Before Dying

In the moments before death, the heart plays a central role, conventional wisdom says. That is, as the heart stops beating and blood stops flowing, …

50+ Creative Ways of Reusing Clothespins • Recyclart

We already showcased on Recyclart some craft ideas made from upcycled clothespins. Today we will show you more than 50 …

How To Dye Easter Eggs With Rice

With a mixture of rice and food coloring, you can decorate your eggs with a fun and easy speckled look.<p>64<p>906

Crafting

Decorated Easter Eggs in 1 minute

DIY Decor: Circular Quilt Hoop Shelf

Looking for the perfect way to display your favorite nicknacks and treasures? Make your own round wooden shelf with this circular quilt hoop shelf project!<p>Square shelving options cramping your style? No problem! Transform a common sewing tool into a unique decorative shelf with this circular quilt …

The Dark Side of Stitching: Darth Vader Cross-Stitch

Feeling pretty geeked about all the new <i>Star Wars</i> awesomeness that’s bouncing around the internet these days? Stitch up some quirky Anakin-inspired kitsch with this Darth Vader cross-stitch pattern and join in on the fun!<p>Ready to get your geek craft on? Click here to download the pattern from …

Cross-stitch

The Adhesive Archives: Craft Glue Guide

Fact 1: There are about a million different kinds of craft glue. Fact 2: Even if your adhesives bin is filled to the brim, chances are good that the only glue you won’t have on hand will be the specific kind you need to actually finish the project you’re working on.<p>So, what’s a crafty guy or gal to …