Miriam Bolles

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Street Art That Only Appears When It Rains

Now this is a fun idea we can get behind! Instead of sulking because it's raining outside, why not discover some hidden street art? Seattle, a city that's known for its rain, is now the place where you can find this rain-activated art, or what creator Peregrine Church calls “rainworks.” Using …

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33 Clever And Unexpected Uses For Ikea Products

Your Malm is so much more than a Malm.

McDonald's Sues City of Seattle to Stop Minimum Wage Increase

McDonald's and other large chains hate Seattle's new increased minimum wage so much that they are suing the city in an attempt to halt it. Last year, Seattle passed a law that will raise the minimum wage from $9.47 per hour to $15 per hour starting April 1. According to Huffington Post, the chains …

Make your mum edible flowers for Mother's Day

Combine the two most popular Mother's Day gifts - flowers and cake - to create the ultimate edible masterpiece<p>Between an array of beautifully-arranged spring bouquets and mouth-watering cakes, picking the perfect Mother's Day gift can be difficult. So why not choose both?<p>In honour of Mother's Day, …

Free Knitting Pattern Seed Stitch Scarf

Looking for an elegant scarf that is suitable for anyone of any age? Look no further! This gorgeous seed stitch scarf knitting pattern is perfect for …

6 Things You Should Be Cleaning WAY More Often

Unless, you know, you LIKE getting sick<p>Staying cold- and flu-free this season comes down to a few simple tactics: First, get a flu shot. Second, steer clear of co-workers who hit the office sniffling and coughing. And third, know the places where viruses and bacteria tend to hang out and how to …

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Reserve Strap charges your Apple Watch as you wear it

As Apple’s “Spring Forward” media event draws even closer, and with it new details about the Apple Watch, headlines are being dominated by talk about …

5 Tiny, Mindful Actions That Will Make You Less Stressed

<i>For 30 days, GPS for the Soul and meQuilibrium are providing you tips on how to live a healthier, happier and stress-free life. See the previous stress tips here.</i><p>Sometimes the smallest acts are the ones that can make the biggest difference in your life. This week, we explored how little steps can …

10 ways white people are more racist than they realize

<b>(MilamPhotos via iStock)</b><p>Progressives like to believe they’re enlightened, but they’re no less vulnerable to their implicit biases<p>Kali Holloway<p>March 4, 2015 8:45pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>If there’s anything our fraught national dialogue on race has taught us, it's that …

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Chocolate Chip S'mores Cookies: Ellen in the Kitchen Recipe

Blogger Ellen Attard of Ellen in the Kitchen says it best: "So this isn't really a recipe. It's more like an idea to make s'mores cookies better." That's the kind of forward thinking we need more of in this world. Don't rest on your laurels! A delicious cookie isn't enough. Make it better!<p>So, …

Dessert

You want to have a flawless skin?? - Then go for these 10 foods now!

<b>Flawless skin</b>: There are many tasty foods that can give you great skin, and including some of them in your eating plan is essential. When you have a …

Samoas Truffles {Girl Scout Cookies}

<b>Samoas Truffles require only three ingredients and are a super delicious way to help you use up those extra Girl Scout Cookies you have! A fabulous</b> …

Thin Mint Brownies

March 8, 2012<p>It’s that time of year where the sweet faced Girl Scouts stand out side every market in town, touting the their fare and exponentially …

Top Ten Tips and Tricks for Terrific Tea

Tea is only second to water when it comes to beverage popularity—so popular that it's consumed as much as coffee, soft drinks, and alcohol <i>combined</i>. …

17 Ways Your Cat Says I Love You

It's the little things.

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sautéed Mushrooms Recipe

<b>Read more: Sandwiched: Grilled Cheese with Sautéed Mushrooms</b><p>Ingredients6 tablespoons unsalted butter1 tablespoon olive oil4 medium shallots, thinly sliced (about 3/4 cup)2 teaspoons light brown sugar8 ounces mixed mushrooms, such as shiitake and oyster1 tablespoon fresh thyme leaves2 tablespoons …

Brie and Nutella Grilled Cheese Recipe

A dessert grilled cheese, made with Nutella and creamy Brie.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p><b>Read more: A Beautifully Gooey Hot Mess: Nutella-Brie Grilled Cheese Sandwich</b><p>Ingredients2 tablespoons (30g) butter4 slices crusty French bread2 to 3 ounces (60 to 80g) Brie, rind removed3 tablespoons …

The 10 American Cities Most Obsessed With Eating Organic Food

Stereotypically, organic leafy greens washed down with a recycled jar of kombucha might be considered a typical meal for those hippie Californians. But those earthy West Coasters aren't the only ones interested in eating organic anymore.<p>A new study commissioned by Campbell Soup Company and …

Lime Soup (Sopa de Lima)

Heat oil in a 12" skillet over medium-high heat. Working in batches, add tortilla strips, and fry, tossing, until crisp and browned, about 3 minutes. …

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16 Glorious Samoa Recipes To Make Life Taste Like A Girl Scout Cookie

There's no denying the allure of Girl Scout Cookies. Every time the season comes around, our healthy eating rituals get tossed aside for a box of cookies. Whether Thin Mints have your heart, or if you pledge allegiance to the Tagalong, it's generally agreed upon by all that there's something truly …

Dessert

7 New Ways to Get Your Avocado Fix

Avocados are, like, <b>so hot right now</b>. They've been sweeping breakfasts across the country with <b>avocado toast</b> while holding up its reputation as the <b>crowd-pleasing guac</b>. But it's time to really put this bad boy to work. Check out these different ways to eat the most-Instagrammed food of our time.<p><b>1.</b> …

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This Toy Will Hone Your Kid’s Hacking Skills

When you think “learning to code,” you probably envision something like a kit, app, book or game. But did you ever imagine that table straws could help you build up your hacker skills? Neither did we, until we saw this amazing project on Kickstarter called Quirkbot.<p>Quirkbot is a “microcontroller …

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Crochet A Caravan For Your Keychain

Caravans were designed to be little homes that go wherever you do, so it’s very fitting that this little crocheted caravan by Natasja King of Crochet Time is a keychain that goes where you go!<p>Not only does this project yield a portable product, but according to King, it’s also quick and easy enough …