Samantha Wise

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Depression: A revolution in treatment?

<b>It's not very often we get to talk about a revolution in understanding and treating depression and yet now doctors are talking about "one of the strongest discoveries in psychiatry for the last 20 years".</b><p>It is based around the idea that some people are being betrayed by their fiercest protector. …

Immune System

7 awesome paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time

You want paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free? We’ll give you paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free. Wednesday’s list included eight solid …

The Feynman Technique: The Best Way to Learn Anything

There are four simple steps to <b>the Feynman Technique</b>, which I’ll explain below:<p>Choose a Concept<br>• Teach it to a Toddler<br>• Identify Gaps and Go Back to The …

11 easy ways to boost your willpower and concentration

Fortunately, there are dozens of ways to filter out distractions and improve your ability to concentrate for extended periods of time. To find out what some of these strategies are, we sifted through the Quora thread, "How do I improve my concentration and willpower?" and highlighted the most …

Letting Go? Four Simple Tips and a Meditation Practice to Get It Done Smoothly

"Let Go! Take a deep breath and just release it all out!" As I said these words in my recent meditation talks in LA, a curious seeker looked at me as if I said something in an alien language. I repeated, and again she looked at me with the same haunting eyes. Before I could sense what's going on, …

A LOVELY AND EASY DIY PROJECT: WOODEN POLAROIDS | THE STYLE FILES

Such a great, and not too difficult, DIY project! These DIY wooden polaroids are simple and inexpensive. You can personalize them by making them into …

How-To: Wooden Organizer Desk Lamp

Obsessed doesn’t even begin to describe how I feel about this wooden organizer desk lamp that Caitlin from The Merrythought shared on Poppytalk. From the red and white braided cord to the weathered wood and antique-looking lightbulb, it’s like it was designed especially for me!<p>I’m definitely eyeing …

25 DIY Home Decor Ideas

When Spring is near I get the <b>home decorating</b> fever. I was so happy to find a ton of inspiration this week over at our link party. There were so many …

Print Onto Wood: DIY Quotation Art (Guest Post by Dani)

<i>While I'm away in Fiji (lucky me!), a pretty awesome group of some of my very favorite bloggers is helping “fill in the gaps” with amazing recipes,</i> …

38 Anthropologie Hacks

Ever walk around Anthropologie and think "I could make this stuff myself for so much cheaper"? Here's how you can!

25 Best Ideas for Outdoor Fall Decor

Fall has to be the best season of the year for decorating–especially when you’re doing that decorating out of doors. Just think: the heat of summer …

Free Printable Recipe Card Templates

<i>Download these free printable recipe card templates for the perfect way to store or gift handwritten recipes! Print on cardstock and wrap a bunch in</i> …

Torch Fired Enamel

<i>if you arrived here from a link on Pinterest or another tutorial/craft site, I have posted a "tutorial" on how I enamel the pennies. It's here</i><p>Oh what …

Stick a Pin in it: glass etching

Howdy Ho!<p>Welcome to another week of "Stick a Pin in it."<p>Each Wednesday I highlight a project I did during the week using inspiration gained from …

10 Awesome 100-Year-Old Crafts for Kids

At the dawn of the 20th century, middle class children were less likely than at any time in history to spend their days toiling for survival next to …

DIY Easy Painted Frames

DIY Stout & Coffee Soap

This soap has a nice mild scent of coffee, stout, shea butter, and nutmeg. It's simple to make and a great gift for men and women alike!<p>252<p>1199

Pallet Alfresco

Pallets are becoming a favorite building material for many people. Here comes another crazy-about-pallets post! This time it’s all about fun …

75+ Egg Carton Crafts

Shares 8<p>Egg cartons are a classic crafting material and for good reason – they’re versatile and you almost always have one on hand. We’ve gathered …

Homemade Bath Paint

First Day of School Signs

Free printable signs, sized 8 x 10 for those priceless first day of school photos— from pre-school to 12th grade.<p>135<p>738

Make a Set of DIY Paper Dandelion Lanterns

Make a set whimsical DIY paper dandelion lanterns for your LED tea lights with this free printable!<p>Want to bring some DIY beauty to a relaxing summer evening? Raid your office or recycle bin for paper and empty plastic water bottles, then use your digital cutter or craft knife to create some …

Crafting

Chalkboard Mason Jars

Clay Crab

Homemade Bubble Wand