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Boob Care Tips From An Expert

Breastfeeding? You'll want to read this. And even if you're still pregnant, guess what? You can start to battle sagging, soreness and stretch marks …

Pregnancy

B&H Sued by US Government for Discrimination

Things haven’t been going well for B&H Photo Video, one of the biggest names in the photography retail industry. Just months after being slammed with …

Employment

Meticulously-Stitched Embroideries Sculpt Fuzzy Woodland Creatures with Thread

Illustrator Chloe Giordano embroiders miniaturized animals that are so thickly sewn, they take on a sculptural appearance. Her compositions consist of layers of fine, thin threads and, together, these meticulously-stitched marks visually blend color together like a pointillist painting. At the same …

Shomer-Tec Titanium Escape Ring

Shomer-Tec's Titanium Escape Ring won't just serve as a symbol of your love for and commitment to your wife, it will also get you out of the …

2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Truck

Depending on configuration, the Tacoma was already no slouch off-road. But if you want the ability to tackle the toughest terrain, you'll want the …

8 Blogging Practices You Need to Start Doing Right Now

It has been three years since I began blogging. It never occurred to me to share my writing with the world until one fateful Sunday morning when my …

Man Transforms Abandoned 700-Year-Old Sandstone Cave into a Luxurious Home

If living in a cave has never appealed to you, The Rockhouse Retreat might make you change your tune. Located in rural Worcestershire, England, this unique locale is built into a Triassic sandstone escarpment near the Wyre Forest. As a residence, it has a long history–the cave was occupied for over …

This Week in Gear: January 11-15

Good morning, and welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Gear — your single-shot serving of an entire week’s worth of killer new gear pulled …

These luxury RVs are like five-star hotels on wheels

8 Most Dramatic Postbaby Body Changes

Hair loss<p>It might feel a little bit like you're in a horror movie the first time you find extra hair in your brush... on the bathroom floor... and in …

Marble and Resin Tables Incorporate the Soothing Depth of a Blue Lagoon

Furniture designer Alexandre Chapelin (of LA Table) was evidently inspired by his Caribbean surroundings when he carved his three Lagoon Tables. Although they're primarily made out of travertine marble, a special resin was assimilated into this oceanic trio to mimic the waves that can be spotted …

Furniture

The Truths (and Myths) About Avoiding Foods While Breastfeeding

For nine months, you carefully avoided deli meat, hot dogs and unpasteurized cheese (and all the other non-pregnancy-friendly foods) to keep baby …

5 Tips for Potty Training ANY Kid

Potty training a toddler is hard. Potty training a toddler on the spectrum is damn near impossible! It took two days to potty train our neuro-typical …

Meet Marley the Puppycat who definitely wants to be more dog

<b>Anyone who has ever owned a cat that thinks it is a dog will empathise with this.</b><p>Meet Marley the Puppycat who walks on a lead, has been trained to …

Gorgeous glass objects created with a 3D printer

Once the basics for 3D-printer technology were established with plastic filament, the next step was experimenting with a variety of materials, which sees us pretty much smack-bang where we are now. Metal, ceramics, sandstone, sugar and even living tissue are all materials that have seen their way …

The Best Way To Shave Your Bikini Line Without Getting Ingrowns Everywhere

Oh thank god.<p>If you're one of the 77 percent of women who shave their bikini line, then you know the full pain of a shave gone wrong. Bumps, ingrown hair, and angry red skin seem like they're just part of the package when it comes to shaving ~down there~. (TBH, it makes it almost not worth it.)<p>So …

Skin Care

This Rorschach Alarm Clock Is Filled With Ferromagnetic “Creatures”

If we’re not using our smartphones, most of us have alarm clocks counting down those precious minutes of remaining sleep using either analog dials or LED displays. But designer Zelf Koelman of the Eindhoven University of Technology has created a new kind of alarm clock, one where the time bubbles …

Everyone's Been Making French Fries Wrong: Here's the Easy Method

Traditional French fries are cooked twice, and not so healthy. Imagine my surprise when I learned that frying only <i>once</i> with <i>very little hands-on …

30 Ways To Carve A Pumpkin You Haven't Tried Yet

X-Acto knives at the ready!<p>You've been there, done that with a toothy grin. This Halloween, mix it up with a creative new design no one else on your block will have. If that seems to complex for your knife skills, skip carving altogether and try one of our painted pumpkin ideas instead!

Pumpkins

9 Lovely Plants That Can Stand Up to Drought

Hardy

20 Places Every American Should See Before They Die

From sea to shining sea.<p>Looking for an epic summer road trip idea? Whether you crave culture and history, spectacular natural landscapes, or serious adventure, look to these national parks and small towns.

Relaxing "Hydro Hammock" is Fully-Functioning Hot Tub in a Hammock

If you've ever dreamt about having a portable hot tub, then the <i>Hydro Hammock</i> was made for you. It combines easy, carefree lounging on a hammock with the comfort of soaking in a piping-hot steam bath. The blissful product provides ultimate relaxation, and it comes available in multiple models …

Crazy art installation puts an LED thunderstorm in a glass house

Grab your virtual umbrellas and raincoats, as the forecast calls for a significant chance of thunderstorms in this art installation by German artist Leigh Sachwitz of Flora&faunavisions.<p>The piece was displayed at the Triennale der Photographie exhibition in Hamburg last month, and features a …

Don't Let Perfection Stop You From Blogging

I've been working really hard at my blog for over a year now. I write, I post, I research topics. I do the whole Google Adwords thing. I do what I'm …

12 Pasta Salads Just in Time for Spring

Changes to your fashion and beauty looks aren’t the only things that need an overhaul come springtime — your collection of recipes could also use a bit of a kick. Let’s face it: Now that the weather is filled with sunny days and sultry nights, the last thing you want to do is to be stuck slaving …

Healthy Eating

Beyond Belief

• <b>Author:</b> Jenna Miscavige Hill & Lisa Pulitzer<p>Jenna Miscavige Hill, niece of Church of Scientology leader David Miscavige, was raised as a Scientologist but left the controversial religion in 2005. In Beyond Belief, she shares her true story of life inside the upper ranks of the sect, details her …

36 Ways to Eat Sandwiches for Every Meal

There's a sandwich in here with your name on it.<p>Whether you like your sandwiches hot or cold, savory or sweet, these recipes will have you rollin' in bread from breakfast to dessert.

Cooking

Lock In

• <b>Author:</b> John Scalzi<p>A blazingly inventive near-future thriller from the best-selling, Hugo Award-winning John Scalzi.<p>Not too long from today, a new, highly contagious virus makes its way across the globe. Most who get sick experience nothing worse than flu, fever and headaches. But for the unlucky …

Dreamy Black and White Watercolors by Artist Elicia Edijanto | Colossal

<p>There’s an innate relationship between children and the animal kingdom. Our children sing songs about animals, the have toy animals, they have books …