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Delight your kids with adorable sandwiches: Minions, PB&J 'sushi' and more

<i>Brandi Milloy of Popsugar Food helps you send your kids back to school in style with these cute and doable sandwich ideas, including Minion-inspired creations, monsters with olive eyes and peanut butter and jelly "sushi."</i><p>PB&J Sushi Sandwiches<p>Popsugar Food<p>Mini Monster Sandwiches<p>Popsugar Food<p>I Heart …

Sandwiches

Summer Sale: A Sparkly Handwoven Doormat

We’ve had our eye on this sparkly doormat ever since Julie pointed out that every entryway deserves a bit of glamor. We’re adding it to our Summer …

The Perfect Houseplants for Every Spot in Your Home

Fill an awkward, empty space with one of these beautiful indoor plants.<p>Not all houseplants are made equally. Some require more sun, more water, more warmth, and so on. If you're struggling to figure out the perfect variety to fill a naked spot in your home, use this guide to pick from all our …

UPDATE: Taylor Swift Shoots Down Rumors That She's Buying Her Own Scottish Castle

The singer was reportedly eyeing the magnificent Tower of Lethendy in Calvin Harris's home country.<p><b>Update 8/12:</b> Much to our inner princesses' chagrin, Taylor Swift put the kibosh on these "buying a castle" rumors on Twitter.<p>Taylor Swift already has an impressive collection of homes in her real …

Rhode Island

An All-Aqua Apartment Energized With Pattern

With a one-color palette, bold choices are totally warranted.<p>Designer Elizabeth Pyne knows that when working with one color, "you have to be bold!"

Orée Wireless Wood Keyboard

Is that a wood keyboard you see? Yes, indeed it is. And why do you need the Orée Wireless Wood Keyboard? For the warmth or for the novelty, you pick. …

Gear & Gadgets

Discover the best modern-fire-baskets-late-summer-evenings on Dwell - Dwell

Dwell is a curated collection of photos and articles about good design. Here is what our community thinks about modern-fire-baskets-late-summer-evenings

DIY

Why Wall Art Matters Most In Interior Design

Too often in interior design, we see wall art treated as an afterthought. It’s what gets dealt with last, long after the final coat of paint has …

Home Decorating

Create a Chic Statement with a White Brick Wall

Whitewashed bricks, painted bricks, faux bricks, white installed bricks, white brick wallpaper…the possibilities for reveling in <b>white brick wall</b> …

Interior Design

The Easy Way to Clean Up Every Annoying Pet Mess

Because owning a four-legged friend shouldn't mean your home always stinks.<p>Because owning a four-legged friend shouldn't mean your home always stinks.

Water for Elephant

Animal rights groups denounce NSW surfers’ call for shark cull as ‘morally wrong’

Push for a cull in northern NSW comes after recent spike in shark sightings and attacks which have kept people out of the water and away from the region<p>A push from surfers in northern NSW for a shark cull has sparked an angry response from an animal rights group.<p>It comes after nearly 200 locals, …

Surfing

Majestic Photos Of Wild Animals Are Inspiration To Travel Responsibly

Ask any wildlife photographer who travels the globe, and you'll hear that exploration comes with a heavy burden of responsibility when animals are involved.<p>As such, travelers <i>must</i> do their homework before visiting animals in their natural habitats. When planning a safari, for example, it's …

Humans Decimated Earth's Largest Animal, But It's Coming Back

Is the California blue whale the poster child for marine mammal recovery?<p>Recently, there has been such an intimidating deluge of bad news about the oceans that it's sometimes overwhelming to digest it all. But as much as human activity has offset ocean equilibrium, we are also getting the hang of …

Whales

Why do animal species vary so much in the shape of pupils in their eyes?

Here’s a picture of some animal pupils from National Public Radio. The website showed them because they’re the subject of a new paper by M. S. Banks …

20+ Strange Animals You Didn’t Know Existed

The world we live in is filled with exotic wildlife, and that means more than just lions and giraffes. There are a multitude of species that are lesser known to the general public and fascinating to learn more about. Redditor preggit decided to introduce a whole batch of these real animals that …

Nature

Shelter Animals Are Finding Homes Thanks To #TrumpYourCat

Take one hilarious meme, combine it with a plethora of adorable, adoptable animals in San Francisco, and you’ve got yourself a winning campaign. Say …

In defense of legal hunting

<b>(CNN) —</b> The recent illegal killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe has understandably generated passionate and emotional responses from around the world.<p>I agree with the common sentiment that the circumstances around Cecil's death are abhorrent and those responsible should be prosecuted to the …

Wildlife

The World's Most Adorable Animals (And Where to Find Them)

Do you spend most of your work days gazing at cute animal clips on YouTube? (We won't tell your boss.) Why not tear yourself away from the computer and go see them in person? Read on to find out where you can visit the world's most adorable animals in the wild.<p><b>Arctic Foxes</b><p><i>(Photo: Wikimedia Commons</i> …

Cute

People Are Adding Lasers To Drawings Of Extinct Animals Just Because

#AddLasersToPaleoArt is the best and most random thing happening on the internet right now.

Pit Bull, Puppies Shooting: House Set On Fire In Florida Animal Cruelty Case

The attempted shooting of a pit bull and her puppies hit Florida last Wednesday, April 29. The canines survived, but not after arson was added to the …

SPCA

Armadillo Ricochet: Texas Man Shot In Head After Firing At Hard-Shelled Animal

An armadillo ricochet caught a Texas man by surprise after he successfully shot the hard-sided animal. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office has revealed …

Texas

Live Animal Testing Beagle Dog Farm Approved In Britain: Vivisection Will Be Done

A new puppy farm has been approved in Britain, where beagles will be bred solely for animal testing. And animal rights activists are up in arms that …

Israel closes largest slaughterhouse over animal abuse

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel ordered the Dabbah slaughterhouse in northern Israel to immediately cease activities "following suspected violations …

The Real Reason You're So Tired On Mondays

<i>By Deborah Dunham for YouBeauty.com</i><p>Did you know that staying up just an hour or two later on the weekend can wreak havoc on your sleep, not to mention your mood? There's even a name for it: social jet lag.<p>According to Shelby Freedman Harris, YouBeauty Sleep Expert and director of Behavioral Sleep …

What Causes Sleepwalking?

You wake up to find nachos strewn across the kitchen counter with no plate in sight and your laptop somehow ended up in the laundry basket. Either a …

Sleep

How To Train Yourself To Wake Up Without An Alarm Clock

Learn how to harness the power of your natural circadian rhythms to ditch the annoying alarm clock and your snooze button habit for good.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our 11 New Years resolutions you can actually keep in 2014. For the full list, click here.</i><p>It may seem like a superpower …

Sleep

How Can I Stay Cool While I Sleep?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>We don't have air conditioning, and with this hot weather its easy to get out of the house to cool off in the daytime, but at night …

Heat Waves

5 Free Apps For A Better Night’s Sleep

If you need a better night’s sleep, this edition of Free App Friday is for you.<p>As always, while they’re free now, we can’t guarantee how long they’ll last–so don’t wait too long.<p><b>Sleepytime (Android)</b><br>Being dragged from a great REM cycle by a buzzing alarm causes some serious sleep inertia. Natural …

Apps