Molly Merrill

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Amazing Lego Christmas decorations you have to see

Add a fun and flair to your traditional Christmas decorations this year with a liitle help from Lego<p>Christmas brings the inner child out in everyone, …

Silver spoons at the ready: Meal deliveries for babies are here

Navigating parenthood means making a million and one decisions about what is best for your little bundle of joy. But making the right choice isn't always straightforward or easy.<p>Organic baby food company Little Spoon wants to take the pain out of one particular decision: what food is best to feed …

10 Survival Skills that Our Great Grandparents Knew (That Most of Us Have Forgotten)

When you look at the technology boom of the last century, you could say that we’ve come a long way. We’ve eradicated diseases, made international …

This Yoga Sequence Will Loosen Up Insanely Tight Hamstrings

Running and crazy-tight hamstrings seem to go together like peanut butter and jelly, but it doesn't have to be that way! Hop on your mat after a run …

Yoga

I Never Thought Much About My Baby's Play Mat — Until I Discovered This One

It was one of those first few days home from the hospital with my newborn baby that I remember thinking, "What am I supposed to do with her?"<p>I figured out how to feed her, and I knew to give her plenty of naps, but it was those wakeful moments in the day — that grew longer and more frequent with …

PopSugar

The Longest Hole – Guy Takes 82 Days and 20,093 Shots to Complete The Longest Ever Golf Hole

Adam Rolston, a retired rugby player from Northern Ireland, recently completed the longest hole of golf in history, a feat that saw him hitting a …

Rutland

Your routines might be screwing with your body. Here's how to fix it.

When to eat, drink, sleep, and think deep thoughts.<p>You might think you’re in control of your schedule, but your body evolved to follow a natural rhythm. Sticking closer to that routine can help keep you in tiptop shape.<p>Drink coffee<p>Sipping caffeine is best done early in the day. Imbibed later, it …

This plant-covered hotel will offer a leafy green getaway in São Paulo

A soaring, 300ft tower of lush greenery is set to offer an oasis of calm in the buzzing Brazilian metropolis of São Paulo. Renderings of a luxury plant-covered hotel have been released by architects Ateliers Jean Nouvel, who are working to regenerate the district of Cidade Matarazzo.<p>With an …

Children wreck your sleep - and the other parenting truths you don't need a study to tell you

It’s official: having children has an adverse effect on the amount of sleep a woman gets. How do we know this? Not, as you might think, from collectively clocking up years of poor sleep, dating back to the origins of childbirth. No. We know it because a new study has declared it to be so. …

Growing pains: Incredible interactive video reveals true impact of pregnancy on expectant mother's body

An incredible interactive video reveals the true impact of pregnancy on the inside of a woman's body.<p>The clip shows how a woman's body must …

Half-cruise, half-cargo ships provide authenticity in place of cocktails and casinos

No one would call the Aranui 5 a thing of beauty. Half cruise ship and half freighter, it has a cockeyed profile that only its maker could love.<p>It may not look like much, but it manages to sail to some of the most beautiful islands in the world.<p>The Aranui navigates the waters of French Polynesia, …

27 Cheap Ways To Upgrade Your Home

Get your dream home without breaking the bank.

Those $69 Flights to Europe Are Coming in June

Norwegian Airlines has been teasing $69 flights to Europe from select spots in the United States for almost a full year now.<p>And while they promised …

Air Travel

An Age-by-Age Guide to Entertaining Children

Before I had kids of my own, I always felt awkward around youngsters at family gatherings. Sure, I <i>wanted</i> to play with somebody else’s baby, or even …

34 Amazing South America Adventure Experiences

When people think of South America adventure, they think of a destination in rawness, vast wilderness and spectacular scenery. The amount of outdoor …

Want healthy kids? Let them play in the mud. Feed them allergenic foods. And get a dog.

<b>By Nancy Szokan,</b> <i>The Washington Post</i><p>If you read about children’s health, you’ve heard a lot of this before: Microbes, vilified because they cause …

4 Personal Finance Tips for New Parents

Having a baby can change your life in more ways than you might imagine, and that includes your finances. Babies have a way of magically zapping their parents' financial resources as easily as they do their energy, and while it's harder to cope with the latter, you can protect yourself from the …

11 Super Simple Ways to Make Your House Smell Fresh

Right up there with other factors like style and cleanliness, your home's scent makes a huge first impression to guests. While the smell of freshly …

The Greatest American National Park Road Trip

Cuyahoga Valley National Park is another slightly different park. A former toxic dump that's been cleaned up and restored to its former natural …

These 10 beautiful Spanish words have no equivalent in English

One of the best things about learning a new language is discovering words with no equivalent in your native tongue. After all, they end up teaching …

Language

10 Houseplants for a fresher breath of air at home

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Start packing.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior data scientist at the University of …

Machu Picchu - Tips for a First Time Hiker - Inspire

<i>Maybe you’ve considered exploring one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. But where do you start if you’re a beginner? We’ve partnered with Julia</i> …

This Short Film Made By Pixar Animators in Their Spare Time Is Damn Good

Pixar animators Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj made this short film <i>Borrowed Time</i> over the past 5 years, and it’s fantastic. The story is set up as …

This Gif Illustrates The Mind-Melting Number of Galaxies in The Universe

We need a moment here.<p>Of the thousands of photos taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, one stands out as the shot that changed astronomy forever. …

Blinded by the Dark (Energy)

It outweighs everything else in existence, it governs the fate of the Universe and it cannot be explained by known physics.<p>Dark energy is the name …

Ferrolic

Ferrolic was designed from a strong fascination for the magical material Ferro Fluid. The natural dynamics of this fluid makes that this display …

Bridges

The best images of the Americans celebrating their 2016 Ryder Cup win

Since that losing press conference at Gleneagles in 2014, the Americans have had to answer questions about reversing their fortunes in the Ryder Cup. The Task Force was established to answer most of them.<p>Then the U.S. team delivered the ultimate answer at Hazeltine National, sparking quite the …