Michelle Wee

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Life According to Jasper Johns

Life According to Jasper JohnsJune 14, 2018Perhaps no American artist is more associated with the U.S. flag than Pop Art icon Jasper Johns . Painter, …

Fine Art

Chances Are You're Forgetting These 14 Things When Packing for a Trip

You know the sinking feeling of arriving at your hotel, ready to tackle your first vacation margarita and head down to the beach to catch a few sun …

Menstruation

30 Things Every New Software Tester Should Learn

by Heather Reid<p>This is a guide to learning more about software testing. As you start on your journey you will have tasks you can work through. …

UX Design

3 Tried-and-True Drawing Lessons for Beginners

<i>For over 20 years, artist Claire Watson Garcia has been teaching people how to draw at the Silvermine School of Art in New Canaan, Connecticut.</i> …

Drawing

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation

15 Delicious Dishes Anyone Can Whip Up With A Can Of Tuna

All you need is a can of tuna and a few ingredients you (probably) already have.

'Education needs a revolution in how we use technology'

Earlier this month, Euan Blair, of training provider WhiteHat, told <i>TES</i> that his view was that technology has not been applied effectively across the …

How to purge all your search histories

Asking for a friend...<p>Every time you run a search online, the websites where you maintain an account can record that information. This data—collected and stored by search engines like Google, social media networks like Facebook, and retail giants like Amazon—won't disappear when you erase your …

Social Media

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Using Color Psychology for Better Website Results

Perception is everything. Part of that is influenced by behavior, plus our emotion. Significant studies have shown that color effects not just what …

Believe It or Not, You Can Safari in New Mexico

When Jen spotted our first ibex, a nanny goat clinging to the shade on the west side of a slickrock arroyo, the creature was 800 yards out and so well camouflaged that, even with Jen’s description, it took me ten minutes to find her. As we watched, more and more animals emerged from the craggy …

Wildlife

Three Good Places to Find Hands-on STEM Lessons

Like a lot of people, my most memorable moments from elementary school involved hands-on science lessons. One of my favorite experiences was making …

Education Technology

The One Simple Thing That Finally Got My Kids to Stop Fighting

Remember when you thought your kids would be best friends, sharing toys and learning from each other in harmony every day of their lives? If so, I …

Have you noticed these web design trends in 2018?

As a space of ideas, fresh design and inspiration, the internet is a space which is constantly changing and evolving. As designers add new elements …

The compelling case for being an ‘intentionally lazy’ parent

Last year, I was working with Charlie, a typical kid. He was a bright student, taking a few honors classes and scoring around the 90th percentile on standardized tests. He ran cross-country in the fall and played lacrosse in the spring. He had a group of close buddies that he hung out with most …

Teaching

12 Vegetable Garden Plans & Layout Ideas That Will Inspire You

Are you ready to plant your garden, but are feeling a little unsure of how to lay it out?<p>Well, it seems everyone faces that dilemma each year. The …

Learn How to Build a Raised Bed with Benches

If you want to make gardening an easier activity, you should seriously consider building a raised bed in your garden. Raised beds can have so many …

Gardening

The 11 Best Places for Free Typing Lessons for Kids and Adults

Free Typing Lessons for Kids and Adults<p>The 11 Best Free Keyboarding Lessons Online<p>Updated February 21, 2018<p>These free typing lessons will help you …

This Thinning Hair Shampoo Has Over 8,000 Positive Reviews on Amazon

I sometimes spend hours scanning reviews before making online purchases, so discovering PURA D'OR Original Gold Label Anti-Thinning Shampoo while I …

Hygge Supply: The Kit House Reimagined from Northern Michigan

After working in fashion event production for 12 years, Kelly Sean Karcher, who splits his time between Brooklyn and the Leelanau Peninsula in …

Hygge

How To Create Purposeful Content on a Budget with Core Content Models

<b>The struggle to create purposeful, quality content is real.</b> If the task doesn’t intimidate you, you’re probably not estimating it correctly.Before …

Why Do We Continue to Perpetuate and Promote Ineffective E-Learning?

When teaching the ATD E-Learning Instructional Design Certificate programs, I come in contact with countless instructional designers, both …

Three common obstacles to digital storytelling

Many businesses are aware of how essential it is to tell a compelling brand story online, but that reality brings with it some challenges too.The …

Chiura Obata’s Stunning Paintings of Yosemite

“…a bowl full of joy, clear as the sky, pure as the falling cherry petals, without worry, without doubt…”<p><i>“Place and a mind may interpenetrate till the nature of both is altered,”</i> the Scottish mountaineer and poet Nan Shepherd wrote in her breathtaking love letter to the mountain. Around the same …

Could this planting scheme transform urban gardens?

As the editor of Gardens Illustrated, Lucy Bellamy is no stranger to providing gardeners with aspirational planting advice. But as someone with a small garden behind a terraced house in a Lincolnshire town, she is all too aware of the limits of a more humble plot. Her book, Brilliant and Wild: A …

Gardening

20 Documentaries from the Past 10 Years You Just Have to See

True stories well told.<p>If you’re looking for something to watch for your next movie night, may we suggest a moving and thought-provoking documentary? …

50 Books from the Past 50 Years Everyone Should Read at Least Once

Challenge accepted.<p>Fifty contemporary classics everyone should read at least once—only 50? There are hundreds we could include, and if we did, this …

8 Useful Productivity Apps for Designers and Design Teams

You’re familiar with the pattern. You juggle deadlines, client and team meetings in a constant effort to stay organized. When the next project …

How to grow microgreens at home

Starting these mini versions of vegetables and herbs is simple.<p>If you enjoy indoor gardening and want living proof that good things truly do come in …

Eat This One Dish Every Week for a Healthy Heart

We've created a recipe perfect for a heart healthy diet by combining a variety of nutrient-dense, omega-3-rich ingredients.<p>Adopting a heart healthy …