Diana Rivas

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29 Boredom Busters Your Kids Will Actually Love

Because you refuse to hear the b-word.

How to Write a Business Plan [Updated for 2018]

<i>This article is part of both our</i> <i>Business Startup Guide</i> <i>and our</i> <i>Business Planning Guide</i><i>—curated lists of our articles that will get you up and running</i> …

Mezcal Silvestre: Is Mexico's Wild Mountain Spirit A Model Sustainable Industry?

Smoky, unique, and anachronistically artisan, Mezcal is rapidly becoming a go-to spirit for connoisseurs interested in connecting with Mexico’s rustic roots. Although mezcal is typically made from the same <i>espadin</i> agave (the genetic mother of the agave azul that is used to produce tequila), …

Patron crushes it with artisan Roca line

The story, it can be a powerful thing. It's the reason we trek to Napa to visit vineyards. It's why we buy handmade and artisan-crafted trinkets at the farmers market. Heck, it's what just persuaded me to spend $10 on a few ounces of chevre (made by a pair of former university professors who, tired …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Profiles<p>In the wonderfully strange <i>Sorry to Bother You</i>, they establish themselves as Hollywood’s most compelling new character actors.<p>By Allison P. …

The Best Mezcals for $40 or Less

Ten years ago, you'd be hard-pressed to find anything other than a dusty $20 bottle of worm-drowning swill in the mezcal section of your liquor store. Today, you can easily drop $100 on wild-harvested, handcrafted tepextate or tobalá from any number of industrious importers.<p>As a result of its …

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Professional Cuddlers Embrace More Clients

The Snuggling Industry Takes Off, but Clothes Stay On; Spooning or Tickling Sessions for a Fee<p>Kimberly Kilbride is a professional cuddler.<p>For $80 an hour, or up to $400 for an overnight gig, the 33-year-old mother of three dons flannel pajama bottoms, puts away her family pictures and two pit bull …

Lifestyle

Dreamy Black and White Watercolors by Artist Elicia Edijanto | Colossal

<p>There’s an innate relationship between children and the animal kingdom. Our children sing songs about animals, the have toy animals, they have books …

This Creamy Panna Cotta Is Easier than Making Boxed Jell-O

<b>Lightly grease the ramekins:</b> Spray the ramekins with cooking spray, then use a paper towel to wipe out most of the oil, leaving only a light</b> …

Dessert

Copycat Recipe: Chocolate-Dipped Beer Marshmallows

<b>Chocolate-Dipped Beer Marshmallows with Crushed Pretzel Garnish</b><p>makes 18 to 22 marshmallows, depending on how you cut them<p><i>For the Bloom:</i><br>1 1/2 …

How To Make Fluffy Marshmallows

<b>Prepare pans and equipment:</b> Spray the baking pan with cooking spray. Use a paper towel to wipe the pan and make sure there’s a thin film on every …

6 ways to up your hot chocolate game

slurp it up, baby. slurp it up.<p>Some people's January pasttimes include taking a barre class, or knitting, or creating some kickass ceramics. Mine, on the other hand, primarily consist of binge watching Netflix shows, reading a few book club picks, and sipping (read: chugging) hot chocolate. …

These 36 questions can make you 'fall in love with anyone'

A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try?<p>The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.<p>The key? To ask someone the 36 questions below - and answer them yourself. Doing this, …

A New Puppy Joins The Adorable Doggie Duo Of Harlow & Indiana

The adorable Harlow and Indiana doggie duo has a new puppy protege joining their team – Reese. At first, their reaction to the newcomer was unsure, …

You don’t like what you think you like: Bad taste, manipulated choices and the new science of decision-making

<b>St. Vincent, Taylor Swift (AP/Owen Sweeney/Reuters/Carlo Allegri)</b><p>It’s not about merit: In politics and in our own lives, what we know about choices others make can drive our own<p>Cass Sunstein • Reid Hastie<p>January 19, 2015 9:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Wiser: Getting Beyond Groupthink to Make Groups …

8 ways your microwave can help you lose weight (plus a healthy mug cake recipe!)

You probably love your microwave because it slashes the time it takes for most cooking tasks. But did you know that it’s also an effective ally for weight loss? If it sounds too good to be true, check out these ways your microwave can help you consume fewer calories, keep control over portions and …

Nutrition

Elegant Flowers Sculpted Into Unexpected Minimalist Arrangements

<i>Postures</i> is an elegant photo series that features minimalist floral sculptures held up with thin pieces of wire. Created by Sweden-based conceptual photographer Carl Kleiner, the collection conveys emotions through the positions of still objects. A flower hanging upside-down with the bud pressed to …

Sculpture

15 Economic Facts About Millennials

The Council of Economic Advisers<p><i>October 2014</i><p>Introduction<p>Millennials, the cohort of Americans born between 1980 and the mid-2000s, are the largest …

Spectacular Land Art Installations Complement the Beauty of the Irish Countryside

Artist Gerry Barry uses objects found in nature to create spectacular installations that enhance the beauty of the Irish countryside. Growing up surrounded by the bountiful mountains, lakes, and sea in Kerry, the artist was inspired to pursue a form of art that would allow him to interact with the …

Art

13 kid-friendly Halloween pumpkin decorating ideas

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Totems And Portraits Assemblages

“Dalston Anatomy” is a project orchestrated by the artist Lorenzo Vitturi. As diptychs, a totem and a portrait confront with a visual reflection. The …

21 Creative Halloween Treats You Can Make Yourself

With Halloween coming up at the end of this month, it's the perfect time to start preparing for the holiday. If you're a parent who's bringing in a snack for your kid or if you're putting on your own party, here are some creative and clever Halloween treats to help. After scouring the web, we found …

Decorations

Health & Motivation on Twitter: "6 months to sexy legs http://t.co/o8Of1iDsh3"

In their “Silent but Violent” installation series, Anna Burns and Michael Bodiam present innocuous objects in a mushroom cloud shape, calling to mind the casual and disconnected nature of war imagery.

Adorable Drawings of Dog Breeds, Grouped By Their Place of Origin

Dog breeds can be a complicated subject, but, for better or worse, humans have been doing it for a long time. Breeds are not only instantly …

A sus órdenes, señor psicópata

“Porque yo lo digo”. <b>Para Bernard Madoff la frase no era una coletilla.</b> La sentía como una prolongación orgánica, una verdad última. En las cuatro …

Everything Dies, Right? But Does Everything Have To Die? Here's A Surprise

A puzzlement.<p>Why, I wonder, are both these things true? There is an animal, a wee little thing, the size of a poppy seed, that lives in lakes and rivers and eats whatever flows through it; it's called a gastrotrich<b>.</b> It has an extremely short life.<p><b>Hello, Goodbye, I'm Dead</b><p>It hatches. Three days …

Every Other Freckle