Alexandra Doggett

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The Government Shutdown Is Exactly Like "Mean Girls"

Government Shutdown

How to Tone Your Thighs

Feeling like you want to make a positive change for your body? Follow these steps to get slim and muscular thighs. Even if you are in very good shape …

Fitness

How to Make Watermelon Jello Shots

Watermelon gelatin that is set and served inside lime peels gives these shots the festive appearance of miniature watermelons.<p>Ingredients<p>Watermelon …

How to Make a Heart Shaped Pizza

1<p><b>Make or purchase pizza dough.</b> If purchasing, follow the instructions accompanying the dough. Usually dough that comes in a box will tell you to …

How to Draw Hello Kitty

1<p><b>Draw a large oval for the head.</b> Make sure you add in guidelines in the center of the oval for the eyes and nose: they are very helpful to draw the …

How to Make Rum and Coke Jello Shots

A rum and coke is a bar favorite. This classic drink can be made into a fun, party version – the Jello shot! The mixture can be created easily and …

How to Apply Rainbow Eyeshadow

Pink, orange, yellow, green, and blue eye shadows are great alone, but they are even better when combined to create beautiful rainbow eyes. The look …

How to Make Lipstick

Are you excited to try your hand at making your own lipstick? You probably already have the ingredients you need at home. Making lipstick yourself …

Americans Overwhelmingly Oppose Syria Strike, Want Obama to Back Down

Pres­id­ent Obama con­tin­ues to face broad pub­lic op­pos­i­tion to mil­it­ary in­ter­ven­tion in Syr­ia and an over­whelm­ing con­sensus that he …

Friendship Bracelets

It’s the same technique practiced by summer campers everywhere. But when fashioned in sophisticated colors and luxurious strings and yarns with metallic accents, these knotted bracelets become great adult accessories.

Blog Crush

When you’re on the hunt for a quick & easy paper craft for the kids to tackle, it doesn’t get much better than Mr Printables. The freshly redesigned …

Books To Read In 2013 Before They're Made Into Movies

Not only are novels an age-old inspiration for film, they're the best special feature available! Forget about DVD commentary and featurettes.<p>The best way to learn about your favorite film is to go to the source before you see it.

Stephen King

How to Make a Shamballa Bracelet

Popular with celebrities and bauble lovers, the shamballa bracelet is a current hit. If you enjoy making your own jewelry pieces, making your own …

Is Microsoft making AR goggles for the Xbox One?

<b>A patent application by Microsoft outlines the company's plans for an augmented-reality (AR) gaming headset.</b><p>It looks like Microsoft's leaked Xbox …

China's rainbow mountains - in pictures

The Danxia scenic area in Gansu province, north-west China, is a landform of reddish sandstone that has been eroded to create unusual rock formations

The Elder Scrolls Anthology coming to PC Sept. 10

The complete The Elder Scrolls series will be included in a single physical package, <i>The Elder Scrolls Anthology</i>, next month, bundling five PC games, seven add-ons and five physical maps.<p><i>The Elder Scrolls Anthology</i> will include 1994's <i>The Elder Scrolls Arena</i> through 2012's <i>The Elder Scrolls 5:</i> …

For males, monogamy can have evolutionary benefits

Science News<p>NEW YORK - Whenever a public figure cheats on his wife, pundits can be counted on to trot out the tired old claim that males are simply wired by evolution to be promiscuous.<p>Two studies released on Monday beg to differ. By sticking to one female, they conclude, males of many species, …

National Academy of Sciences

What the Pope Meant by His Gay-Priests Comment

Francis' quiet push toward inclusiveness continues.<p>As has become his trademark, Pope Francis is making changes without changing anything.<p>On the papal plane on the way back from Brazil, the pope took questions from the press corps (a sign that John Allen, of <i>New Catholic Reporter</i>, suggests is …

How to Shoot Landscapes at Sunset

Sunsets are a huge draw for landscape photographers due to the unique light at the end of the day. Not only is the colour of the light attractive but …

Xbox One Vs. PS4: Why Sony Is Still The Best Choice For Gamers

<i>The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are increasingly difficult to tell apart, but Sony’s system is still the better pick for gamers.</i><p>Microsoft has backtracked on almost every issue that upset consumers since the company revealed the Xbox One earlier this year.<p>Gone is the noxious online DRM. Gone are the …

Is Kylie Jenner’s Latest Merch Collection Ripping Off An Indie Designer?

Style<p>Keep up-to-date on new celebrity styles and style news. Get the hottest fashion trends and beauty tips.<p>Style<p>More Fenty fashion<p>Hip-Hop<p>Dan's …

How to Create a Glue Bracelet

1<p><b>Clean and dry your hands thoroughly.</b><p>2<p><b>Open your hand and face your palm to the ceiling.</b><p>3<p><b>Swirl some nontoxic glue on your palm.</b> Keep your palm held …

15 Need-to-Know Custom Clothing Companies

No one does DIY quite like Brit + Co. Whether it’s friendship bracelets, a trendy up-do or the classic summer beach wrap, they have you covered. But, if you’re like me, you probably throw your favorite DIY ideas on a Pinterest board and end up saving them for a rainy day.<p>If you can’t customize your …

Clothing

Bright memories

How To Make a Beautiful iPhone Case Using Real Pressed Flowers

Heaven knows as the Tech Editor I see more iPhone cases than anyone should be exposed to throughout the year. Cases have become so common, it's all …

Entertainment, News, and Lifestyle for Moms

Grab a Slice of Our Lemon Lavender Champagne Cake

Have you planned what you’re making for Easter yet? Well, we’ve got a show stopping cake for you. Not only is it pretty, but it’s made using champagne and boxed cake mix! Two of the best ingredients, in one.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p><b>Cake</b><p>– 2 boxes lemon cake mix<p>– 6 eggs<p>– 2 1/2 cups champagne<p><b>Frosting</b><p>– 1 1/2 cups …

Dessert

Tutorial: Easy Tiny Envelopes

80 Comments<p>Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley<p>I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of …

How to Make a Vanilla Vodka Oreo Shake

Blended alcoholic drinks are not only fast to serve, but you can easily create multiple servings for a group. Oreo cookies are great to use, either …