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Mother’s Legacy

Jillian Michaels On Motherhood, Baby Weight, And Worrying

We wanted to hate Jillian Michaels, we really did. She’s got a perfect body, she’s always yelling about fitness, and goddammit, look at her! But we …

Parenting

What A Mother Is Thinking When The Kids Won't Shut Up

My house hears so many words. If these walls could talk, they would never, ever stop — because my kids never, ever stop either.<p>I’m in the word …

Parenting

The Basil Recipes That'll Liven Up Your Summer Plate

These dishes are on point.<p>Basil is summer’s defining herb. In many parts of the Western world, the blossoming of this herb coincides with many of the season’s other darlings, like tomatoes and peaches. Naturally, the herb ― which is a member of the mint family ― is a perfect complement and is …

The Freelancer’s Guide to Flipboard

As the CEO, CFO and sole employee of a one-person startup, the freelancer must be motivated and multifaceted, managing the work, identifying new opportunities for income, and mastering the delicate art of self-promotion. Here are three ways Flipboard can help.<p><b>1. Make a digital portfolio</b><br>Sure, a …

Acid attack survivor Reshma Banoo Qureshi just made her debut at New York Fashion Week

Reshma Banoo Qureshi, 19, has been fighting to make sure that what happened to her two years ago never happens again.<p>When she was just 17 years old, …

Acid Attack

This tiny nation has generated 100% of its power without any oil or gas for the past 2 months

Costa Rica is having another winning streak in its quest to phase out fossil fuels.<p>According to a report from Grupo ICE, the country's utilities conglomerate, Costa Rica has been running on 100% renewable energy sources for over two months. The company reports that the last time gas-powered …

A psychologist says your grandparents probably already know a key secret to happiness

Think physical strength plus existential wisdom. Good looks plus the knowledge of what you want in a partner.<p>Obviously, life doesn't work that way. But I recently came across a potential exception to that rule in "Pre-suasion," psychologist Robert Cialdini's new book on using the art of influence …

Artist Draws Fantastical Creatures Interacting with Commuters on NYC Subway

Riding on the subway every day might seem like it’d get old, but artist Ben Rubin keeps a fresh perspective with his imaginative series <i>Subway Doodle</i>. The ongoing project features snapshots of New York City train cars and passengers with a fantastical twist—Rubin adds his own characters into the …

Thai Green Curry Chicken

Few dishes are as satisfying as a freshly made green curry.The curry paste itself, made here with fresh cilantro stems, lemongrass, shallot, chilies, …

Coconut Mango Waffles – West African Flavours

Preheat your waffle maker.<p>Whisk together the mango nectar, milk, butter and eggs and the coconut nectar and set aside.<p>Transfer the flour into a large …

Dear Moms of Big Kids, As They All Go Off to School

One day last week, I tied the shoes, packed the lunches and zipped the backpacks, piled my four kids into the vehicle… And then walked them to their …

Rosé Sangria

This rosé sangria recipe with strawberries, mint, and a touch of lemon is the perfect spring and summer rosé wine cocktail. A virgin spritzer is …

Woodland Creature No-Carve Pumpkins

<i>These Woodland Creature No-Carve Pumpkins are the perfect way to dress up your pumpkins this fall. If you love pumpkins, but loathe carving them,</i> …

100 Useful Web Design Tools For Creative Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re a designer in an agency, freelancer or entrepreneur, you use a variety of design tools to get the job done.<p>In the past couple of years, I cofounded a startup, a design magazine and worked with several businesses and individual entrepreneurs. I have tried hundreds of different tools …

Graphic Design

Vegan Chocolate Pumpkin Pie with Almond Oat Crust

Almond Oat Crust<p>2 cups (500 mL) gluten-free rolled oats<p>1 cup (250 mL) blanched almonds<p>2 Tbsp (30 mL) coconut sugar or evaporated cane sugar<p>1 tsp (5 …

Make 30 Treat Bags in under 30 Minutes

A few years ago I hand sewed about 200 mini business card holders for a conference I went to. I remember thinking at the time, ‘there has GOT to be a …

Fox Apron Tutorial and Pattern

Hello! It’s Jennie again from The Lovely Little Nest with a free tutorial and pattern to make a little Fox Apron. I’m so excited about this project, …

150 million people finding ideas on Pinterest

Growing the number of people on Pinterest so quickly over the last year is pretty impressive especially when you consider that Pinterest is more a …

The Fastest-Growing Companies in San Antonio

Entrepreneurs in this fast-growing Texas city say a diverse work force and affordable lifestyle have supported the hard work of growing a business.<p>San Antonio's biggest tourist attractions might be the historic Alamo Mission and the shops and dining on River Walk, but visitors should also know that …

Startups

Babies, toddlers now can Skype with grandma, new guidelines say

The American Academy of Pediatricians is offering some guilt relief for parents who let their little ones watch TV or play on their mobile device.<p>The prominent professional organization on Friday announced new guidelines that do away with its long-held recommendation that kids under 2 years old …

Parenting

Something to consider before you post about your kids online

What children and teens post online – and how parents should monitor their kids’ internet habits – have been of major concern since the early days of …

Watch the World's Cutest Baby Get Jealous Every Time Mom and Dad Kiss

| Fri., Oct. 21, 2016 2:20 PM<p>Baby Ella is an official viral superstar these days thanks to a very hilarious video. It turns out, when her parents …

Parenting

My kids aren’t miniature versions of me {and I love it}

An interesting thing happens when you have a baby. Everyone immediately starts putting job titles on them “she’s a mini ballerina” “he’s going to …

The bottle flipping craze… how it started & why it’s a GOOD thing

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25 Mummy Crafts & Recipes Kids Will Love

I love to make <b>mummy crafts</b> because they really couldn’t be simpler. Doesn’t matter what you are decorating, if you wrap it in white paper, crepe …

Trolls. YOU CAN'T ESCAPE THEM.

You haven’t been online long if you haven’t had to learn how to deal with critics, haters, and trolls. They are everywhere. Your Facebook page, the …