Joan Mc

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Big Thinkers on the Only Things Worth Worrying About

In his famous and wonderfully heartening letter of fatherly advice, F. Scott Fitzgerald gave his young daughter Scottie a list of things to worry and not worry about in life. Among the unworriables, he named popular opinion, the past, the future, triumph, and failure “unless it comes through your …

15 jazz records for people who don't like jazz

<b>Busting the myth of jazz as a private island for the smug, middle-aged and lonely.</b><p>When the idea for this feature first came up it was with the …

30 Renter Friendly DIY Ideas | A Beautiful Mess

<b>30 Renter Friendly DIY Ideas</b> | <i>A Beautiful Mess</i><p>I know I have a lot of renter-readers, so I knew y'all would love it! I know some of you get bummed by the fact that you can’t paint or wallpaper your place, but there are a ton of great ideas on how to bring colour and fun into your digs. I think that some bright yellow chairs are in my future…

Salon’s ultimate book guide for 2013

Got gift certificates to spend? James McBride, Elizabeth Gilbert, Junot Diaz and many more have suggestions<p>Salon reached out to a bunch of writers who had new books out this year to find out what their favorite book of the year was. We saw a lot of books by big-name writers: Donna Tartt, Jonathan …

Cyber Monday 2013 Sales On Clothing And Beauty Products Are Fairly Epic

Plan on skipping Black Friday for the much saner option of Cyber Monday? We (and millions more) are with you. So we've rounded up the best deals for online shopping on this new, wonderful holiday -- start bookmarking these websites for the feeding frenzy next week.<p><b>AllSaints:</b> Take 20 percent off …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Kindle Paperwhite, 6" High Resolution Display with Next-Gen Built-in Light, Wi-Fi - Includes Special Offers (Previous Generation - 6th)

• Unlike tablets, no screen glare in bright sunlight<br>• Read with one hand - over 30% lighter than iPad mini<br>• Battery lasts weeks, not hours<br>• Built-in …

Lonely City USB Hub

This Inception-style <b>Lonely City Hub</b> is really just a curious maze of USB portals. With <b>4 high-speed USB ports,</b> this ghost town is actually alive and kicking with energy inside.<p>This Inception-style <b>Lonely City Hub</b> is really just a curious maze of USB portals. With <b>4 high-speed USB ports,</b> this ghost …

Tri-Keyhole A-Line Dress in Emerald

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Sealed With Your Bliss Purse

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Land Before Sublime A-Line Dress in Dinos

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Sweet Potato Gratin

You'll know when the potatoes are perfectly cooked when a table knife slides easily through the center.

10 DIY Driftwood Decoration Ideas To Create A Unique Home Decor

Driftwood is a form of marine debris and it usually becomes a form of shelter and food for birds, fish and other aquatic species. However, it can …

Metamorphosis Cardigan pattern by Linda Wilgus

At first glance Metamorphosis Cardigan seen from the front may seem like a simple striped affair, but wait, why do the stripes on the front …

Paris Mittens pattern by Andrea Arbour

Foxy & Wolfie pattern by Ekaterina Filippova-Blanchard

You automatically receive a 15% discount if you purchase 2 or more patterns from my Ravelry Shop at the same time (i.e. in ONE transaction, place …

Knitting

Olive pattern by Helga Isager

Quilt and Cable Blanket pattern by Cambria Washington: Knitware & Patterns

The quilt and cable blanket is a deceptively simple pattern with a cable-wrap worked every 16 rows. The blanket uses four skeins of Cascade Eco Wool/ …

Fair Isle Skirt pattern by Mary Jane Mucklestone

<b>New Sizes! XS-XXL</b><p>A new spin on traditional stripes in a fun flirty skirt. The fair isle pattern creates a lovely firm texture, comfortable without …

The Color Master

50 Things That Will Make You Say 'Wow!'

<i>Welcome to O's rousing roundup of awe-inspiring people, places and things that bowled us over, choked us up and lifted our spirits high.</i><p><b>1. Nothing But Net</b><p>In 1997 painter Janet Echelman moved to India on a Fulbright Lectureship -- but her paints, which she'd shipped separately, never arrived. One …

How to Create Decorative Balloon Flowers

Turning balloons into flowers is a very simple but original way to create decorations for the perfect little princess party or an afternoon tea with …

Artistic Functionality of Reclaimed Wood Stumps

Using leftover stumps helps refresh a room. They would also be a vivid reminiscence of our place in nature and our power to destroy and care for it. …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

May 29, 2012<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Is there anything better? Well, actual chocolate chip cookies would rank right up there I suppose.<p>But …

Salmon en Croute

Skin and bone the salmon and set aside. Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F/230 degrees C.<p>Cut the tips off the asparagus. Reserve the stems and poach …

Recipes

35 Tips for a Successful Flight

Avoid a serious case of cabin fever with these 35 tips to keep you—and, more importantly, your kids—happy, healthy, and distracted on even the …

Chloe Moretz on Her Wedding DJ duties and Playing Courtney Love

Judging by her upcoming film roles, Chloë Moretz isn’t a teen you’d want to cross. The 16-year-old Cartersville, Georgia-born actress will once again …

Music