Roberto Nieves

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Dorm Room Decorating Ideas You Can DIY

(Image credit: As linked above)<p>Living in a tiny dorm room (and being on a tight budget) doesn't mean you can't have a stylish space. We've rounded up …

Tips & Tricks for Easing the Transition Back to School

August is upon us, and while my own girls aren't old enough yet to don a backpack, many of my friends are already feeling the stress of sending their …

When You Just Can't Leave Well Enough Alone.

You know what's the best thing about spending $60 on a plywood floor? <br>You can do whatever the H you want with it, and you don't really give a …

Old to New: Vintage Chair Re-do - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

**I am NOWHERE near being skilled in this area, I’m just sharing what I’ve learned :)**<p>So, let me start by saying I just REALLY love my chair. I …

Webbed Seat

You've found a charming chair at a flea market, but it lacks a seat. Not to worry: Fix it in no time by weaving a new one.

Flea Markets

How To Install Penny Tile (And Lots Of It)

We did it. We tiled the entire back wall of our kitchen in a counter-to-ceiling backsplash move that we like to call Project Crazy, and we lived to …

How To Strip Painted Furniture

I am not one to be very high maintenance while painting furniture. I like to take the least<br>steps as possible for the best outcome. For that reason I …

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Dining Table

Shares 16K<p>Did you see the vintage chair I made over yesterday? Well we bought it to accent this amazing table that my husband built last weekend.<p>You …

Amazing DIY Table + Free Downloadable Plans

23 Comments<p>Fiona and Doug of Cartolina just finished an amazing DIY table and office expansion to accomodate their new shipping and distribution …

Pretty Bathroom Jars

I'm in love with the new shower curtain I bought for my kids bathroom. (target) The colors and design are just too fun. I decided to ...

Make It: Rustic Hanging Coat Rack DIY

If floor space in your entryway is at a premium, try this simple hanging coat rack idea!<p>All you need is a branch, some rope (Line from the blog Deas …

Make It: DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planters

Just when I thought I'd seen every possible mason jar craft, I stumbled across this sweet and simple idea!<p>Armed with some twine, Karla from Oh So …

DIY

DIY Hanging Lounge Chair

I know I always get pretty excited about the projects on here but, seriously, this is one of my favorites! I’ve had a hanging chair on my to-make …

Woodworking

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

From Omnivore To Vegan: 12 Vegan Health Benefits That Surprised Me

The vegan health benefits are pretty plentiful and not all of them are obvious. Check out these 12 awesome vegan health benefits!

50 Food Tips That Will Change Your Life!

Our favorite food bloggers share their cooking secrets<p>Along with salt and pepper, the most important kitchen staple to have on hand these days is a Wi-Fi connection. Smartphones and social networking have done way more for the world of food than merely allowing us to ogle one another's plates on …

Food

15 Diseases Doctors Often Get Wrong

When you experience strange pains, mysterious digestive issues, or other unexplained symptoms, you’d hope a trip to the doctor would solve your …

Caffeine Gives Athletes An Edge, But Don't Overdo It

After winning the Tour de France last Sunday, Vincenzo Nibali was tested for a bunch of performance-enhancing substances. But Nibali and his fellow competitors were welcome to have several cups of coffee (or cans of Red Bull), before their ride into Paris; caffeine is not on the World Anti-Doping …

How Close Are You to Genetic Happiness?

Did you know that the closer you live to the homeland of the world's most famous suicidal prince, the more likely it is that your genes -- and therefore you -- are happy?<p>Most scientists agree that genes are responsible for about half of our happiness level. Studies have identified a "happiness …

The Margaret Thatcher gene: Why some people need less sleep

Thomas Edison, Margaret Thatcher, Jack Dorsey. Besides being incredibly successful individuals, all three of these thought pioneers are famously …

Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

7 Smoothie Mistakes That Make You Gain Weight

Cut them out to make your smoothie habit healthier.<p><i>By Jenny Sugar for POPSUGAR Fitness</i><p>After dusting off the ol' blender a few months ago, you've been proudly making smoothies instead of downing enormous bowls of cereal or bagels for breakfast. You expected the pounds to just fall off, but they're …

Nutrition

What Marijuana Might Do to Your Brain

The latest research suggests a link between the drug and laziness. But is the occasional puff okay?<p>The stoner character may be more than stereotype: Smoking pot may actually make you lazy. Occasional marijuana use can affect your motivation, according to a recent study from Harvard Medical …

Cannabis

Five Ways Breakfast Can Improve Performance

Confused about recent studies concerning the value of breakfast? Here's how a morning meal can help your health.<p>As many as 30 percent of U.S. children skip breakfast every day. And you know what that means? Those children might never realize their full academic potential because breakfast …

4 Easy, Proven Ways To Relieve Stress

<i>By Nancie George</i><p>Stressed out after a long day at work? You're not alone. More than 8 in 10 employed Americans are stressed out about their jobs, according to a 2013 survey. If you think stress is just a new societal norm, think again: Excessive stress can seriously derail your health. In fact, …

Avocado Breakfast Recipes That'll Make Your Heart Sing

There's not really a wrong way to eat avocado. But there's definitely a right way, and that's with breakfast.<p>The savory green fruit is an egg's best friend. It creamifies an a.m. smoothie without hesitation and it transforms a bland piece of toast into a sought after delicacy.<p>Start your morning …

Uncovering the Why Behind the Rise in ADHD Cases

ADHD seems to be the buzzword of the decade when it comes to children who can't sit still, have a hard time concentrating on one task at a time, or act impulsively. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is certainly no laughing matter -- it can be a stressful situation for kids with the …

10 Ways to Become a Morning Person

Ever wonder why you’re able to stay up until 2 am, while your best friend can’s make it until 10 pm? It has everything to do with your internal …

Keeping Sexual Love Alive: Six Time-Tested Ways

I think Philip Galanes's "Social Qs" -- found in the Sunday <i>New York Times</i> -- is fabulous. Philip writes like a dream, and his advice is witty, targeted, and filled with film and literary references. (Plus his fascinating, revealing interviews are not to be missed!) One of the generous things about …