Sana Khan

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Applying Inspirational Design Thinking to Tackle Breakthrough Innovation

A society's progress depends upon the quality of the questions it asks itself and to know what questions to ask today in order to secure a sustainable future.<p>One question could be: "Why design something at all?" Our society obsesses over entrepreneurship, innovation and design for creating growth, …

Design

A Brilliant Way To Teach Children Which Friends To Trust

A true friendship is a bond built on trust, and when that trust is broken, the friendship often shatters. Brené Brown has spent decades researching trust and vulnerability, and easily tells other adults about the incredible power of leaning into vulnerability, especially in their relationships with …

Parenting

Toddler Starts Clothing Drive for Alaska's Homeless: 'I Don't Want Them to Sleep on a Piece of Cardboard'

This holiday season, 3-year-old Patrick McClung has decided to help the homeless population in his hometown of Anchorage, Alaska.<p>When Patrick’s …

10 Pasta Sauces to Freeze for Easy Weeknight Meals

Dinner nirvana is what happens when you walk in the door, all tired from work, and just a few minutes later you're snuggled up at the dinner table …

Cooking

15 Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen In Less Than An Hour

Want to spruce up your kitchen but don't have much time on your hands? These 15 super-simple DIY projects take less than an hour to complete.<p><b>1. Repaint your mugs</b><p><i>This Heart of Mine</i><p>Are you the unfortunate owner of a set of mugs you just can't fall in love with? Unless they're a priceless family …

Snacktastic Sundays: Hot & Sticky Crock Pot Chicken

Today’s post is brought to you by virtue of the fact that every other game day snack I tried to cook this afternoon either (1) didn’t happen or (2) …

List of Recommended Children's Books

Here it is - an ever-evolving, ever-growing, Montessori/discovery-based education inspired book list.<p>What qualifies as a good children's book? It …

The Secret to Time-Outs That Work

Quick: What's the easiest thing to say when your kid misbehaves? "That's it -- time-out!" Easy, yes. But effective? Not the way most of us do it.<p>That's one of the surprises I encountered while researching <i>"Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science (and What I've Learned So Far)."</i><p>A …

Parenting

Kindergarten without Fear

without fear<p>I don't want time to slow down. I'm actually thankful for life and its natural progress. This is the time of year where first-time …

Homesteading / Survivalism

Homesteading / Survivalism, Asheville, NC. 1.4M likes. The largest homestead, survival, and self-reliance page on Facebook.

Do It Yourself - DIY

Forest shadow Chandelier.<br>Go camping more often to experience the real thing. :)

Do It Yourself - DIY

How to "unshrink" your clothes.<p>Find out how to restore your clothes if they've fallen victim of the evil dryer! ;)<p>http://tinyurl.com/nbmetsl

Do It Yourself - DIY

Do It Yourself - DIY. 609K likes. Do it yourself-DIY is best and we're stickin' to it! ;) Be inspired and create your own happiness.

Adorable Paper Roll Christmas Crafts

There are many easy, inexpensive and creative Christmas crafts that you kids can make. These simple cute toilet paper roll crafts are perfect …

Crafting

How to Make Spring Flower with Wire and Nail Polish

Create some magical looking flowers with some nail polish. Surely, every lady has a nice collection of nail polish at home, so this project will be …

How to Cut Glass Bottles

This time, you can learn how to make your own bottles planters. You don’t need to be a glassworker to put this idea into practice. You can do it …

DIY Project: How to Crochet Baby Sandals [video]

This DIY project is both fun and cute and we can show you step by step how to crochet this sweet baby sandals. So we will walk you through the art of …

TASTE | TASTE

How I Regained Perspective on Life and Parenthood

I often speak of the omnipotence of perspective, but lately I find myself really losing it. Quiet reflection is the best antidote, but free time is the scarcest resource for our busy family. It has taken weeks and weeks to get a little time in which to write, and I have been feeling increasingly …

Gratitude

5 Ways to Make Your Kids' Toys Interesting Again

<i>Guest post from Katie of Embracing a Simpler Life</i><p>It’s the same old story; a closet full of clothes and nothing to wear.<p>My kids, and most kids I …

8 Lessons I Want to Teach My Daughter

These are eight lessons I want to teach my daughter. I have learned these through many mistakes, periods of introspection and learning in my life.<p>My hope for her is to live authentically, passionately and gracefully.<p><b>1. If someone hurts you, don't take it personally</b><p>Chances are, they have been hurt …

Happiness

Why I Couldn't Have It All

In our "lean in" world, we are told that it is possible to have it all: the high-powered, demanding career; the two or three kids; the doting partner/successful, happy marriage; the nanny or cushy daycare; the big house, fancy car, extra spending money. That not only can we have it all, but that we …

Parenting

20 Ways to Hack, Tweak, Repurpose & Reimagine IKEA's Trofast

(Image credit: IKEA)<p>Think you're clever using IKEA's Trofast to round up all your kids' toys, do ya? Well, okay, it <i>is</i> perfect for that, but that's <i>so</i> …

IKEA

Gorgeous Shared Rooms for Kids

Sometimes space does not grant a private room for every kid in the house. Sometimes the playroom needs to offer extra sleeping options for sleepover …

17 Nature-Inspired Crafts for Kids

Your kids will love bringing the outdoors inside with these easy and fun crafts projects featuring supplies found in nature.<p>Armed with a small stack of driftwood and simple nylon cord, kids can weave beach memories into lasting art.<p><b>What You'll Need:</b><p>• 6 to 8 pieces of driftwood. (No driftwood …

Crafting

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Eggs

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …