Susan Piercey

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The 100 Absolute Greatest Dad Jokes Of All Time

There are good jokes, there are great jokes, and then there are DAD JOKES.

Jokes

The household hacks your grandma would want you to know

The simplest, oddest and most effective housekeeping tips passed down from moms, grandmas and great grandmas everywhere<p>It’s true that with age comes …

The high cost of Canada’s increasing wealth inequality

<i>Parisa Mahboubi, PhD, is a Senior Policy Analyst at the C.D. Howe Institute.</i><p>Although Canadians today are richer than ever, the gap between average and median household wealth has grown also.<p>By this measure, the main drivers of wealth inequality between Canadian households over the 2005-16 period …

21 Ways To Be A Little More OK In 2018

We’ll get through it...right?<p>I don’t know about you, but I feel like I’m dragging myself into 2018 only by the sheer force of will. To help you brace for yet another year probably a lot like this one, we rounded up some of the best mental health tips we reported this year, both from experts and …

100 Books Amazon Thinks You Should Read Before You Die

If your New Year's resolution is to read more in 2018 but don't know where to start, Amazon editors have got you covered. They've put together a list …

Books

The 24 Killer Bodyweight Moves for Your Butt

News flash: Your glutes exist for better reasons than just looking good in those apple-bottom jeans. The major muscle group (made up of your gluteus …

Workouts

House Tour: Coffee & Kombucha in a San Francisco Home

<b>Name:</b> Ashley, Matt, and Zucca (the cat) Spinelli <b><br>Location:</b> Central Haight — San Francisco, California <b><br>Size:</b> 1,200 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Renting …

20 Little Facts About Social Intelligence That Well-Liked People Know

<b>1.</b> The fastest way to get anybody to like you is to be interested in them. “You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other …

A Warm & Cozy "Quintessential" San Francisco Apartment

<b>Name:</b> Mo & Rachael <b><br>Location:</b> NOPA — San Francisco, California<p>I'm a filmmaker and my wife is a private chef/nutritionist! We live in a beautiful, …

A Serene & Welcoming Apartment

<b>Name:</b> Inga <b><br>Location:</b> Gahanna, Ohio<p>I live in a 746 square foot one bedroom apartment on the first floor, in a newly built apartment community in …

50 Deep Questions To Ask Your Boyfriend Tonight That Will Immediately Bring You Two Closer

By Nicole Tarkoff,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/2bbYvIx<p><b>1</b>. What did you think when you first met me?<p><b>2</b>. What do you remember most about the …

Summer Blues: 11 Super-Cool Rooms to Soothe Your Senses

(Image credit: Elle Decoration)<p>We're getting to that part of the summer where you stop being excited because it's warm outside and start being …

9 Reasons Bilbao, Spain, Should Be at the Top of Your Must-Visit List

In coastal Northern Spain, otherwise known as Basque Country, San Sebastián and Guernica may be considered the most popular destinations. But hiding slightly inland and roughly an hour’s drive from the former is Bilbao.<p>A city of contrasts, Bilbao has the unexpected duality of things to do, see, and …

Beware the risks of renting your house through Airbnb

The rise in popularity of short-term rental sites such as Airbnb and Homestay has added a new wrinkle to the relationship between homeowners with a mortgage and the financial institutions holding those loans.<p>At Royal Bank of Canada, clients must inform the bank of the intended use of the property, …

14 Books Every True Book Lover Must Read Before Turning 30

The report of the book’s death has been greatly exaggerated. Though there has been a wave of innovations that might have killed the book, they …

Karl Sorensen 687-5275

How would you like to live in a brand new home with hardwood floors throughout with an ensuite bathroom and drive in access to the large lot, all …

Here's Proof That Rental Decor Doesn't Have to Be Boring

Dramatic paint and accessories seem to break all the rules, but totally work.<p>Decorating a rental is an exercise in creativity. You have to get around what your lease dictates and think in the short-term. No wonder many of us stay away from paint, even when landlords are liberal about it!<p>However, …

Costume Designers Guild Awards: See All the Movies Nominated From 2015

Nominations for the Costume Designers Guild Awards have been released, giving the movie-going public a pretty good idea of what the most stylish films of 2015 are (the awards honor "the spirit of creative and engaging storytelling through costume design"). The full list is lengthy and covers both …

Soft and Fluffy One Hour Dinner Rolls Recipe

<i>One hour dinner rolls made with potato flakes to make them extra tender, soft, fluffy, and delicious! These rolls are perfect for special occasions</i> …

Small Space Dining Room Design Tips

You might think that entertaining — especially during the holidays — is out of the question in your small space. These dining areas can blow that …

Where to Store Your Worn (But Not Dirty) Clothes

My messiest spot is most definitely the closet. Because laundry is the bane of my existence, I try to get as many wears as I can out of things like …

10 Wedding Cake Trends, From 'Naked' Layers to Modern Geometrics

Check out these 10 wedding-cake trends to help inspire your custom dessert.<p><b>Gone are the days of a simple white tiered wedding cake.</b> Now, it's all about adding a personal touch, whether that comes in the form of bespoke frosting or buttercream flowers. Here, 10 wedding cake trends for the modern …

31 Gorgeous Rooms Featuring Warm Colors Photos

Autumn isn’t the only time to incorporate darker, richer tones into your home (although it’s likely when those colors, looking their finest in nature, pop into your design dreams). Vibrant oranges and yellows, cozy reds, sunny yellows, sultry grays, and earthy browns infuse spaces with energy and …

Before & After: Melissa's Fresh Kitchen Facelift

My room makeover::When I bought this house, the last time the kitchen had been renovated was in the 1980s. My boyfriend and I tackled nearly this …

Want Super Soft Hair? Then This Oil Is a Must Have!

Looking back over the past two months of growing my man bun, I am glad I decided to embark on this hair-raising (okay, <i>lengthening</i>) journey. Throughout these eight-plus weeks, I’ve learned <i>way</i> more than I ever knew about hair care, products and my own locks. I’ve tried a variety of leave-in …

Why a Mod Mini Skirt and Mary Janes Will Be Your Go-To Fall Outfit

Though the temps outside are still hovering in August mode, we're completely daydreaming of Fall fashion. And to prepare for the grandest fashion …

Clothing

Current Obsessions: Going Indigo

Here’s a look at a few things we loved this week.<p>Inside the home and studio of Wo & Wé lighting designer Olivier Abry, via The Spaces.<br>• We’re following …

The New Clear Polish That Melts Smudges: Your Chipped-Nail Situation, Solved

I’m not one for <i>actual</i> manicures. If I do get one for the everyday work week, it’s a clean-up type of job, with snipped cuticles and a file-down. If I’m feeling stellar, maybe I’ll opt for a buff. Either way, I hate the idea of polish—or rather, the process behind polish. I don’t want to fall asleep …

Coats

5 Exercises You Should Be Doing Way More Of

Get the max from your gym time—without adding more reps or more minutes<p>You're all about multitasking when it comes to your job, your to-do list, and even your free time (seriously, who <i>just</i> watches TV these days?). So why shouldn't your workout—and your body—benefit from the same smart shortcuts? …