Anna Sparks

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15+ Ways To Recycle Your Old Furniture Into A Fairytale Garden

Just because a piece of furniture has outlived its use in your home doesn't mean it's no longer useful! With the right attitude and a mind for DIY …

10 Ways That Happy Couples Argue Differently

Every couple argues. The difference between a happy couple and an unhappy couple is the way in which they argue. In fact, according to Relationship …

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

6 inspiring mantras to help you master work-life balance

As CEO of eight different companies, it’s become a conscious decision for me to maintain a positive work-life balance. Over the last 20 years of …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

APPLE PIE BREAD - Incredible, Breakfast Snack, Catering or Church PotLuck Dish

This may be the very BEST thing I have ever made... Certainly the best breakfast item I have ever made.<p>Incredibly moist bread.<p>LOADED with Walnuts<p>And …

14 Ways To Raise the Vibration Of Your Home | Spirit Science

Have you ever walked into a particular home and you read the vibe as comfortable,<p>1. Clean and give things away<p>Start out by scanning all the rooms in …

Golden Milk: The Simple Drink That Could Change Your Life

Golden Milk is a wonderful beverage to have in the evening and the benefits are extraordinary. The main ingredient in this recipe is turmeric. …

10 Evolutionary Signs that Science and Spirit are Converging

<i>“It is necessary to perceive truth with the heart, not just the mind.” Jonathon Miller-Weisberger</i><p>Long before science surfaced as a force of nature …

How to Stop Perfectionism From Running Your Life

In an interview between Oprah and Dr. Brené Brown, vulnerability researcher and storyteller, the following words were exchanged:<p>People who are …

27 Red Velvet Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

Some things are meant to be.

Anne-Sophie Mutter and Mozart: still keeping things fresh

<b>Anne-Sophie Mutter</b><b><br>Sydney Symphony, Opera House Concert Hall. January 31</b><p>Anne-Sophie Mutter was only 15 when she first recorded Mozart's third and …

Flute

The Best Remixes of the Week

DAD's all about the remix. You know this, your buddy knows it, and his buddy knows it, too. We take this life seriously, and love nothing more than …

10 Reasons To Visit Napa This Winter

Dormant vines and an ongoing drought rendered the Napa Valley countryside a bleak brown as winter 2014 dawned, but with new ventures sprouting up all over Napa, the wine region's largest city, the mood downtown has been perky--almost springlike. Three local chefs debuted fresh projects, the old …

How often do you really need to shower?

Most people think showering once a day is the norm, but there are plenty of people who don't — and it might be healthier.<p>If you don't shower much — …

Hair Care

Fight Off A Cold With These 7 Simple Tips

Photographed by Heather Talbert.<p><i>From her laid-back, effortless style to a fresh, ahead-of-the-trend beauty aesthetic, Lauren Conrad is a girl after</i> …

Too beautiful to be real? 16 surreal landscapes found on Earth

These bizarre locations may seem like a series of elaborate movie sets, but they are real destinations that you might want to see for yourself.<p><b>The</b> …

Yellowstone National Park

How to Eat Cheese Fondue the Proper Swiss/French Way

Like most things Swiss and/or French, the classic cold-weather dish operates under its own code of politesse<p>Like all reasonable human beings, we interpret snowy weather as Mother Nature's subliminal message to do one simple thing: <b>eat cheese fondue</b>. But before you dive into a big gooey pot of, say, …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Butternut Squash, in Season in Autumn

From soups and sides to bread pudding and cakes, here are 24 butternut squash you should be making all fall and winter long.<p>Is your sweater on? Check. Have a scarf around your neck? Check. Are your feet bundled up in boots and warm woolen socks? Affirmative. Then allow us to state the obvious: It's …

Strengthening Intuition – A program of exercises!

Image by theepochtimes.com<p><b>“Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let</b> …

Brain Region Learns To Anticipate Risk, Provides Early Warnings. Suggests New Study

Following the Asian tsunami, scientists struggled to explain reports that primitive aboriginal tribesmen had somehow sensed the impending danger in …

7 Home Remedies for Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Symptoms

Taking an antibiotic isn’t the only way to get over symptoms of a urinary tract infection (UTI).<p>Some remedies don’t require a prescription — and they …