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How to Build a Crate

Shares 40K<p><i>This beautiful, rustic crate is a great way to add a customized storage solution to your home. Or you can use it as a creative Christmas</i> …

Reclaimed Wood Heart Art

I told you I had an itching to paint and create with colored wood, didn't I? While I didn't get a completely satisfying scratch on the itch (I want …

$10 DIY One Hour Upcycled Firepit

Happy weekend to you. Yesterday Joe and I wanted to do a fun and quick project for the house. We thought a firepit would be fun but didn’t like the …

Curvy Reclaimed Wood Headboard Tutorial

Shares 197<p><i>Our next Headboard Week guest has an amazing bed + headboard to share with you! Using reclaimed wood gives so much automatic character —</i> …

Insanely Simple Ways to Be More Likable | Men's Health

13 Insanely Simple Ways to Be More Likable<p>Everything from how you stand to what you say influences how people see you<p>Thinkstock<p>It can take as little as 100 milliseconds for people to make up their minds about you, research has shown. That’s literally less than the blink of an eye. With that little …

Learn the Basics of Color Theory to Know What Looks Good

Colors are important to making things look good, whether it's the clothes you wear or the presentation you give at work. But not everyone …

Keeping Some Clutter May Be More Valuable For Lower-Income Households

Conventional wisdom says that clutter is bad. You've got a lot of junk laying around and you don't need all of it. However, as the Art of Manliness …

Three Basic Design Principles Everyone Can Use in Everyday Life

We all enjoy good design, but not everyone has the experience to know how to do it right. Even if you're not an artist, there are certain principles …

Five Things I Learned About Self-Promotion (Without Being a Spambot)

There's a reason "shameless" and "self-promotion" tend to go together: Few people enjoy promoting themselves or their work. It feels gross and …

Measure Your Cash Flow By How Much You Keep, Not How Much You Earn

Most of us know (or can easily calculate) how much money we make a year. There's another number that matters much more to your personal finance than …

80 Quiff & Pompador Hairstyles For Men

Quiff it, quiff it good. The pompadour might adorn the heads of plenty a contemporary gent, but the quiff is firmly rooted in history. Believe it or …

5 Denim Mysteries Explained | Men's Health

<b>Why is the crotch always the first part of my jeans to rip?</b><br>Sorry, it's not the unrelenting force of your manhood. Two factors—friction and tension—can cause any fabric, even a tough fabric like denim, to wear, especially in the crotch. Those same stress factors affect stitching and may cause the …

Get Free Coupons by Emailing The Companies on This List

Coupons can help you save a whole lot of money on groceries, and the more you can get, the better. This master list of companies will send you …

Five Tips to Make Painting Your Walls Easier

Dipping a roller in some paint and slapping it on a wall seems like such a simple task—and to an extent, it is. But there are a few tips and tools …

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Eight Common Sleep Myths That Can Affect Your Slumber

You probably know that you don't really eat eight spiders every year in your sleep, but did you know that there are several other sleep fallacies …

The Best Fixes for Common Clothing Mishaps When You're Out

When you're out, dressed well and meeting someone you want to impress, Murphy's Law is never too far away. Something with your wardrobe can go wrong, …

Use a Four Folder System to Prioritize All Your Paperwork

Paperwork is almost always a hassle, particularly when you can't do it online. Avoid the stacks of junk and keep things moving with this four folder …

30 Men’s Side Part Hairstyles & How To Rock It

We all know that one of the most stylish men this world has ever seen is a well-dressed New York City ad exec named Don Draper. Who cares that he’s a …

Get Perfect French Toast by Drying Your Bread in the Oven First

French toast is a classic breakfast staple, but it's hard to find the perfect balance of moisture. Drying out your bread slices beforehand can keep …

This Infographic Tells You What to Look For When Buying Vegetables

If you are unable to tell which tomatoes are ripe or if that lettuce is fresh, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has a helpful guide …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Make Your Android’s GPS Lock Faster with a Config File Edit

Android: If your GPS is taking forever to lock, this manual tweak will help your device communicate with the closest server.<p>A slow GPS system is …

Use the 10-Folder System to Organize All Your Paper Clutter

Clutter can do a number on your brain, so it's best to organize and sort it all. The StoneGable Blog recommends a 10-folder system that gets all your …

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Star Wars Toys of the Future

As you know, Disney is planning to release a new <i>Star Wars</i> film every year. In between the big numbered saga films will be spinoff movies that will …

'Star Wars: Episode VII': Want to be in the movie ...?

As J.J. Abrams and company get underway shooting "Star Wars: Episode VII," they're still adding pieces to the cast. One of those pieces could be you.<p>In a very unusual move for the highly secretive film, a walk-on role for a member of the general public has been created and will be raffled off to …

It's Official: 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Is Filming, and Here's the Tweet to Prove It

Well, after months of speculation, theorizing, and shadowy pre-production work, the still-subtitle-free "Star Wars: Episode VII" has officially begun shooting, at least according to a single, cryptic tweet from director J.J. Abrams's Bad Robot production company (via The Wrap).<p>The photo, which went …

Support UNICEF for chance to appear in next 'Star Wars'

Star Wars: Force for Change is an initiative from Disney, Lucasfilm, and Bad Robot to give fans a chance to appear in "Star Wars Episode VII" while raising money for UNICEF Innovation Labs.<p>Director J.J. Abrams announced Wednesday in a video message from the set of "Star Wars Episode VII," that …

'Star Wars' director J.J. Abrams reveals new creature, offers chance to win movie role - TODAY.com

The Force is with "Star Wars" fans today. Not only did director J.J. Abrams offer them a chance to win a walk-on role in "Episode VII," he also gave them a sneak peek at one of that movie's creatures.<p>In a YouTube video shot on the movie's Abu Dhabi set (which could pass for Tatooine...), Abrams …

J.J. Abrams's 'Star Wars' UNICEF Video Has a Sneaky Surprise

J.J. Abrams is such a tricky trickster!<p>The writer/director/lover of lens flares just released a video that offers fans the chance to win an onscreen appearance in "Star Wars: Episode VII" for just $10. That donation goes to a new UNICEF campaign called "Star Wars: Force for Change," which is all …

We Ask 10 Sci-Fi Authors to Write Star Wars: Episode VII

Rather than waiting around for JJ Abrams and his crew to leak plot details, we asked some of our favorite science fiction writers to tell us what they'd do with the new Star Wars movie.<p>We've seen the trailers. We've seen the photos. We know <i>some</i> of the details, but we really don't know what to …