Paula Bowman

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10 Easy Pieces: Wooden Crates

When I was six, I turned a corner of our living room into my “office,” which was anchored by a large cardboard box that I had repurposed into a desk. …

Living Rooms

Now We Understand How Marijuana Makes Inflammatory Bowel Disease Bearable

No wonder people with IBD often turn to the drug.<p>People who live with inflammatory bowel disease deal with a lot of physical discomfort, and for some …

Immune System

The Most Popular Dinner Recipe the Year You Were Born

It’s incredible to look at dinner trends through the years! The invention of microwaves and Crock-Pots, Pillsbury crescent rolls and even Julia Child …

Cooking

Sweet Video of Chimp Playing 'Airplane' With Baby Will Melt Your Heart

If you need a break from your busy schedule, we've found a literal pick-me-up for you. Many parents will remember playing "airplane" with their kids …

Chimpanzees

10 Weird Ways to Clean Things in Your Home (You May Not Have Thought Of!)

Okay, we admit, some of these ideas for ways to clean everything in your home from walls to wood furniture are pretty out there but don't let that …

Cleaning

Angry Louisiana cops strangle man to death after he asks to see his arrest warrant

Armando Frank, 44, refused to get off his tractor when stopped by police. He demanded to see an arrest warrant. But the cops arresting him didn't …

Crime

Vitamin D: Recent research uncovers new benefits

As much of the world experiences a record-breaking heat wave, this Spotlight turns its attention to vitamin D, the so-called sunshine vitamin. Here, …

Medical Research

Every Christian Must Be a Theologian

Every Christian must be a theologian. In a variety of ways, I used to tell this to my church often. And the looks I got from some surprised souls are …

Theology

Recipe: Sour Cream and Dill Cucumber Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

Everyone needs a go-to recipe for summer cookouts and potlucks, and this fresh cucumber salad is absolutely the answer. Crunchy cucumber slices, …

Recipes

A Sober Warning from the Earliest Christians

When I was a kid, my family once watched a movie that included vivid scenes of persecution against the earliest Christians. I remember lying awake at …

Worried About Dementia? You Might Want to Check Your Blood Pressure

Every day, Dr. Walter Koroshetz, 65, takes a pill as part of his effort to help keep his brain healthy and sharp.<p>The pill is his blood pressure medication. And Koroshetz, who directs the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, says controlling high blood pressure helps him reduce …

Dementia

This Bourbon and Bacon Jam Recipe Is, Well, Our Jam

Kick off the morning with a sweet and salty spread that really brings home the bacon. Sugary maple syrup, warm bourbon notes, and the smokiness of …

Common cause of dementia may be treatable

A new study — led by the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom — has now uncovered how a disease that affects the brain's small blood vessels …

The 1 Retirement Danger No One Warns You About

Consider this your wakeup call.<p>Retirement can be a scary prospect if you go in unprepared. But what exactly does being prepared mean? You'll see …

How Being "The Mistress" Changed My Entire Perception of Marriage

<i>No one wants to stay alone, but is it ever OK to be the mistress? Michelle Zunter at YourTango tells her story of how she became what she thought she never would, eventually learning to love herself again.</i><p><b>An affair really makes you wonder about relationships and marriages.</b><p><i>It takes two. It's give</i> …

Relationships

Exoskeleton that allows humans to work and play for longer

<b>Would you put on an exoskeleton that meant you could run for an entire day without getting tired?</b><p>What about one that would allow you to stay on your feet longer at work?<p>The technology to give people superhuman strength is currently being developed but the ethical questions about whether we should …

7 Secret Sources for Cheap (Free, Really) Artwork

After you shell out cash for furniture, rugs, sconces and duvet covers, the thought of paying even more for artwork is overwhelming. We hear you!

This Simple Hack for Removing Those Pesky Strands Will Change How You Shuck Corn

It’s a struggle familiar to anybody who has ever shucked a raw ear of corn. Those pesky blond stands of silk that are nearly impossible to pry from …

This Serum Set From Amazon Has Everything You Need to Make Your Skin Glow

Anyone who has used serums knows that they can have an incredible impact on your skin. If you're starting a more detailed skincare routine or need a restock on your products, we've found a set that you'll love.<p>The Eve Hansen Anti-Aging Skin Care Set ($26) is an affordable pack that includes three …

Audubon Bird Coloring Page

Print out and color up this lovely coloring page of Carolina Parakeets from famed naturalist John James Audubon. It’s FREE to download from Dover …

14 Creative DIY Projects to Make a Craft Table

DIY your own craft table. Today we share some awesome craft tables you can build yourself using these plans and tutorials. These plans and ideas will …

30 Most GENIUS Camping DIY Projects Like A Pro Camper

Going on a camping trip is such an exciting adventure. Getting back to nature can be very refreshing and spending time in the great outdoors, away …

Psychedelic ayahuasca works against severe depression, study finds

"Leon" is a young Brazilian man who has long struggled with depression. He keeps an anonymous blog, in Portuguese, where he describes the challenge of living with a mental illness that affects some 300 million people worldwide, according to the World Health Organization.<p>Leon is among the roughly 30 …

Why Reading Books Makes You a Better Person, According to Science

Researchers have found that people who read regularly are better off.<p>Books are good for people on so many levels. They can help you fall asleep, lower your stress through laughter or tears, provide an escape from reality, and offer exposure to perspectives different from your own. Here are three …

App developers are going through your email — here is how to stop them

The Wall Street Journal reports that application developers, both mobile and desktop, are busy rummaging through the email of thousands and thousands …

How this 25-year-old freelancer made $150,000 in 6 months off Fiverr

In November 2015, Alex Fasulo had been living in New York City for about a month. One morning, she left her apartment in the Bushwick neighborhood of …

The Gut-Brain Connection: How it Works and The Role of Nutrition

The gut-brain axis is a term for the communication network that connects your gut and brain (1, 2, 3).<p>These two organs are connected both physically …

5 Lessons Most People Learn Way Too Late in Life

It's best to learn these lessons while you're still young.<p><i>"What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Alyssa Satara, co-founder</b> …

Inversion: The billionaire thinking skill you were never taught in school

“All I want to know is where I’m going to die, so I’ll never go there.”<p>These are the famous words of Charlie Munger, the business partner of Warren …

Self-improvement

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …