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Uncrate Key Kit

Made up of military-issue surplus tools, our Everyday Carry kit provides a few essentials that'll always be close at hand. The tiny, USA-made tool …

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Women In Tech: 10 Steps To Ensure Your Career And Salary Growth

There are 10 important steps women can take to ensure they succeed and develop their career, according to JJ DiGeronimo, a successful entrepreneur who advises many women on their growth in business.<p>The advice, for women in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) industries, is issued …

The Week in Review: Big Names Say Farewell

A comedic force and a movie star were among those we lost this week.For almost four decades, Robin Williams challenged his audiences and brought them …

Gardening 101: Dahlias

Dahlia: “The Valley Girl”<p>The dahlia, discovered by early Spanish explorers in warm South American climes, actually means “valley flower” in Swedish …

The Surprising Reason Your Tattoo Is Permanent

Photographed by Lauren Perlstein.<p>In case you haven't had your daily dose of body horror yet, here's a pleasant fact: Each day, you shed nearly one …

Gardening 101: Cilantro

Cilantro, <i>Coriandrum sativum</i>: “Pharaoh’s Friend”<p>Cilantro makes another winning argument for home-grown vegetables. This leafy herb, a cross-cultural …

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Rethinking Acacia: Summery Branches to Brighten a Winter Table<p>by Chelsea Fuss<p>Kalanchoe: Rethinking a Kitschy Houseplant<p>by Chelsea Fuss<p>7 Secrets: How …

10 Easy Pieces: Tough Perennials for City Gardens

I remember summers in New York. Whenever any of my entourage managed to score a piece of outdoor real estate, it immediately became a community …

Senate panel advances bill to let consumers unlock cellphones

Consumers who want to change cellular providers could soon find it easier to keep using their existing cellphones under a bill that advanced Thursday in the<p>Senate.<p>Similar to the law that lets consumers keep their phone numbers when switching networks, the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless …

7 Playful Ways to Teach Kids Manners

Yes, those good old p's and q's still matter--but teaching them calls for a creative approach. Read on for fun ways to get your kids schooled in the essentials of etiquette. You'll thank us!<p>Despite what your kids might think, the point of manners is not to provide parents with opportunities to …

The New Safety App for Women

In the age of Snapchat, Angry Birds, and Candy Crush, why did no one think of this sooner?<p>It reads like a <i>Law & Order: SVU</i> episode, but it's true: A year ago, a friend of mine left her two roommates at a bar to walk the three blocks home to their apartment in a yuppie Boston neighborhood. She wanted …

Grab a Coffee: 32 Incredible Photography Links

It has been a terrific week in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all points of the internet for the best links …

Iconic Magnum Photogs Harvey & McCurry Set Out to Create the Ultimate Camera Bags

Outdoor-apparel company Filson has teamed up with two of the most notable Magnum photographers, Steve McCurry and David Alan Harvey, to create the …

Conceal Tattoos with These Makeup Tricks

Tattoos can be beautiful works of art, but they aren't always welcome in every situation. Whether it's a job interview, family reunion, or even your …

The Pro Tabs Home Screen

Android: With brightly colored tabs and an assortment of eye-catching photography, the Pro Tabs design for Themer makes your home screen not only …

Avoid “Qualifying” Words for Better Job Interviews

In a job interview, what you say matters as much as how you say it. So don't qualify your speech with unnecessary or unconfident adverbs, says Real …

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32 Car Name Meanings

(YouTube link)<p>Toyota was named after the company founder, but Hyundai is not -it’s a word that had its own meaning. Car names from other languages …

6 festive photo ideas to try this Christmas

For many of us, winter can seem like a pretty miserable time for photography.<p>Sure, there's the potential for some stunning landscapes with the sun …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

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VMware beats Amazon to the punch with release of its cloud desktops

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>One of the big reveals at the AWS Re:Invent conference in November was WorkSpaces, Amazon’s(S amzn) take on desktop …

MPMK Gift Guide: Top Learning Toys for Building STEM Skills

Welcome to the famous MPMK Gift Guides and congrats on finding <b>the most comprehensive and easy-to-use kids’ gift guide on the internet!</b> (If you’re <b>not</b> …

An Appy Good Night app review: a children's book with great graphics

Introduction<p>There are so many different children’s books on the App Store, it must be a real jungle for parents to find which ones are good and which …

Design Sleuth: Vertical Garden of Terra Cotta Pots

In Australia, where drought is nothing new, we often spot clever ideas for creating eco-friendly, low-water gardens.<p>In this case, interior designer …

Fields of Green: 5 Favorite Lawn Substitutes

Ah, the scent of freshly mowed grass. And… lawn mower noise, grass allergies, proliferation of chemical fertilizers, obscene water consumption, and …

A Garden You Water Four Times a Year

Australia is the driest inhabited continent, a fact that might scare off some gardeners. Not David Glenn.<p>Two decades ago Glenn, a nurseryman from …

This Infographic Shows You How to Delete Yourself from the Internet

Ready to erase your tracks and disappear online, once and for all? This infographic from Who Is Hosting This reveals the nine steps you need to take …

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Alek’s Tiny House

"I recently completed my tiny house and wanted to share. I designed every inch of this unique home and did most of the construction myself as well. …