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Top 10 Men's Grooming Brands - Best in Male Grooming and Skincare

There are a plethora of men’s grooming brands available today; some good, some bad. Some with multi-million pound marketing budgets and some with …

Skin Care

Leonard Nimoy’s Passion for Photography

Actor Leonard Nimoy passed away today at the age of 83. While famous for his role as Spock in the original <i>Star Trek</i>, what a lot of people may not …

Drink Like a Man

This winter, do yourself a favor: Learn to love scotch<p>Gentlemen, we live in the age of vodka. Yes, vodka: the spirit that aspires to be like water. No offense to vodka drinkers, but if you ordered booze that tasted like something, maybe you wouldn’t need to put cranberry juice in it. Meanwhile, the …

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How to Be a Better Father

Our kids look up to you—take advantage of it while you can<p>Games of catch are a good start, but it's the deeper lessons that count. The best way to start: Minimize you kids' Wii-time in favor of we-time, no matter what activity you're engaged in. There are teaching opportunities everywhere—whether …

Parenting

DIY Toy Cardboard Camera

I must admit I am kind of in love with this quick little bit of Sunday afternoon crafting – A DIY <b>cardboard camera</b> made from a humble cardboard box …

Where Itching Comes From

The science behind what makes people scratch<p>Semanza lived in the Rukungiri region of rural Uganda. He suffered such unbearable itching that continuous scratching with his fingernails did not afford him even temporary relief. His solution was to break a clay pot and use the rough edge of one of its …

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Discover the best 6-modern-bookshelf-ideas on Dwell - Dwell

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The Definitive Reading List of the 14 Best Books of 2014 Overall

I consider my annual best-of reading lists a kind of Old Year’s resolutions in reverse — unlike traditional resolutions, which lay out an aspirational list of priorities for the new year, these represent a look back at the books that proved themselves most worth prioritizing over the setting year. …

4 Essential Considerations to Make the Best of Wide Angle Photography

Sweeping landscapes, beautiful architecture, powerful waterfalls, vanishing points and creative imagery are some of the beautiful views that you can …

How to Fly With a Baby or Toddler | The Art of Manliness

Last week the McKay clan ventured to Vermont for a week-long vacation. It was our second family vacation with kids, and our first with Scout, who is …

5 Ways to Encourage Your Kids Creativity Today

Fostering creativity, arguably the most important skill for the next generation, begins at home.<p><b>Here are 5 Ways You Can Encourage Your Kids</b> …

What Little Girls Wish Daddies Knew

I'm spending the morning waiting for my car in the repair shop. Four men in flannel (I missed the flannel memo) and I sit around smelling tires and inhaling exhaust fumes while an enchanting little fairy is in constant motion around her daddy. She climbs on him, giggles, turns around, and then …

7 Ways to Raise a Well-Rounded Kid

Surround your children with love, happiness, and encouragement so they have the confidence to reach goals.<p>The key to raising a well-rounded child is to establish a solid support system at home so that she grows up satisfied with her achievements and ambitions. "The goal as a parent is to help your …

Toddler Sleep 101: What You Need to Know

How many hours of sleep does your toddler need? And does he really have to nap? We answer some common questions about toddler sleep.<p>Some toddlers sleep through the night and others turn bedtime into a battle, but most kids share general sleep tendencies. Here are answers to common questions on …

18 Adorable Girl Rooms

Looking for inspiration to decorate your daughter's room? Check out these creative and fun girls' bedroom ideas. Whether you want something trendy or classic, we have all the visual cues you'll need to get started on the space of her dreams.<p>A rainbow of bright hues shines through this room and …

A Tattoo Artist Colored In His 4-Year-Old Daughter's Line Drawing. The Results Were Pretty Epic.

Fred Giovannitti is an industrial equipment inventor, but when he isn't helping to protect the world's marine ecosystems, he colors.<p>His art is both a professional endeavor -- Giovannitti, who lives in Delaware with his family, owns a tattoo parlor in Las Vegas that he works at ten days out of each …

Whimsical Photo Series Featuring a Sleeping Toddler Set Against Creative Backgrounds

Leave it to mothers to come up with the most outlandish ideas when it comes to their tiny tots. Featured here is one such mom, who fortunately can …

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Swaddled babies at greater risk of hip problems, study finds - TODAY.com

Rosemarie Gearhart / Today<p>Ever in search of a way to quiet the fussy baby, parents increasingly have been turning to the age old technique of swaddling, in which babies are bundled tightly in blankets. But a new report suggests that while swaddling does actually soothe babies, it may also leave …

Teach Kids to Daydream

Mental downtime makes people more creative and less anxious.<p>Today’s children are exhausted, and not just because one in three kids is not getting sufficient sleep. Sleep deprivation in kids (who require at least nine hours a night, depending on age) has been found to significantly decrease academic …

12 Simple Activities for Traveling with Kids

We are well into the summer season, and in comes traveling with kids. My kids are out of school and it’s time to take a few trips. Whether it’s a …

10 Ways to Entertain a Toddler on an Airplane

How to delight your toddler on an airplane. After constant nursing but before immersive iPads, there is the fidgety toddler.Continue reading 10 Ways …

Pregnancy Photography Tips

Over the past few years there has been an increasing demand for experienced pregnancy photographers. This has mainly fueled an increasing number of …