Barbara Galvin

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31 Tumblr Posts You'll Love If You're A Proud, Unabashed Cat Person

A cat: *touches me with its small hand* Me: *eyes tearing up* Thank you.

Pets

This Cat Asking Its Human Via Text Where Its “Blue String” Is Will Make You Actually LOL

My two cats have approximately 4,000 toys between them. About 15 are toys my boyfriend and I bought them at the pet store — jingly balls and furry mice — and the other 3,985 are various pieces of <i>trash</i>, such as shag carpet strands, plastic clothes tags, and empty Amazon Prime boxes. I'll give you …

Pets

The healthiest and least healthy types of salad greens

Though there are plenty of mouth-watering lettuce-free salads – like panzanella or caprese – that we’ll gladly devour if placed before us, when it …

Healthy Eating

Princess Diana’s Death Not The Press’ Fault, Reveals Former Bodyguard Ken Wharfe

With nearly 21 years having passed since the death of Princess Diana, many still blame the press for the car crash that took the lives of the …

Prince Harry

This Is What Your Brain and Body Do When You Hang Out With Animals

Here’s everything we know about how pets affect your mood.<p>Most people adopting a dog expect furry affection and bright-eyed companionship. Ingrid Pipes is looking for that and something a step above.<p>Pipes, a 27-year-old copywriter in Pittsburgh, and her husband recently adopted Hudson, a miniature …

Pets

The latest trend from Korea - face 'jelly' - is surprisingly brilliant for mature skin

Over the past few years Korea has become our go-to source for innovative skincare and advances in the beauty industry. K-beauty (short for Korean-beauty) is always ahead of the curve when it comes to new formulas and textures of skincare. Whilst oils, creams, lotions and acids have all had their …

Skin Care

Prince Philip Makes Rare Public Appearance While Heading to Church with Queen Elizabeth

Prince Philip ended nearly two months out of the public eye on Sunday, joining wife Queen Elizabeth for church in Scotland, where much of the royal …

Prince Philip

11 Pest-Control Plants You Need in Your Yard

Not everyone is comfortable spraying or sprinkling pest repellents in their yard. If you’re in this camp, try these plants to keep bugs out of your …

Gardening

Swedish Crown Princess Couple visit Estonia

Photo: Press Office of the President of Estonia / Vabariigi Presidendi Kantselei<p>Photo: Press Office of the President of Estonia / Vabariigi …

Royal Family

The Spartan Way: An Introduction | The Art of Manliness

To some, the Spartans represent the ultimate warriors — fierce, fearless, liberty-loving, physically-ripped superhero-esque figures. The epitome of …

Ancient History

Barack Obama Shares Five of the Best Books He Read This Summer

Looking for something to read as the summer winds to a close? Former President Barack Obama has a few suggestions.<p>“One of my favorite parts of summer …

Barack Obama

In 1968, Warsaw Pact troops suppressed the Prague Spring

In 1968, Soviet troops marched into Czechoslovakia, ending the brief, exuberant Prague Spring. The legacy of the invasion is evident in the …

Europe

Archaeologists explore a rural field in Kansas, and a lost city emerges

Of all the places to discover a lost city, this pleasing little community seems an unlikely candidate.<p>There are no vine-covered temples or impenetrable jungles here — just an old-fashioned downtown, a drug store that serves up root beer floats and rambling houses along shady brick lanes.<p>Yet there’s …

Archaeology

If You've Wanted to Try Keto but Love Carbs Way Too Much, You'll Love These Funny Memes

So many people are going low-carb or keto to lose weight, but you're over here like, what about bread?! And pasta. And PIZZA?! And, no, cauliflower crust pizza is in NO WAY the same thing. If you love all things carbs, and could never even think about giving them up, you'll completely relate to …

Carbohydrates

Meghan Markle Just Caught a Flight to Toronto without Prince Harry Amid Family Drama

It's her first solo trip abroad since the royal wedding.<p>Ahead of her first royal tour with husband Prince Harry, which will see the couple visit Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and the Kingdom of Tonga, Meghan Markle has hopped on a flight back to Toronto. Prior to moving to the United Kingdom to be …

Prince Harry

Half-Hanged Maggie and Other Survivors of the Gallows

Hanging was the most common form of execution until recently, although it wasn't always effective. A very small percentage of condemned criminals …

Selling

7 Easy Strategies for Every Girl to Effortlessly Highlight Their Curves

Every woman is unique and beautiful. The stereotypical 36-24-36 is a thing of the past, and new standards of beauty are on the rise. But body curves …

Clothing

What the Man With a Close-Up View of Hitler Thought About the Dictator's Attitude Toward Women

<i>Karl Wilhelm Krause served as Adolf Hitler’s valet — his personal orderly — for five years, starting in 1934, and was thus a close witness to a key</i> …

Adolf Hitler

Cousins Reunited: How America's Century-Old Occupation of Germany Still Reverberates

The clues were in a faded, tattered black-and-white photograph that Johannes Heibel’s father carried with him everywhere. Nearly 100 years after it …

Meet the 11-year-old drag kid who RuPaul calls 'the future of America'

"Desmond Is Amazing" can rock a runway.<p>That's the stage name of Desmond Napoles, who at just 11 years old is a drag superstar and an LGBTQ activist …

Music Videos

These Clay Macarons Have Creepy, Realistic Baby Faces

There’s something strange going on in the food world right now (or rather, in the fake food world). Not long ago, we posted about the creepiest pot …

Ice Cream

How to Grow Lavender From Seeds in Pots

Lavender has a clean fresh scent that will enhance indoor and outdoor living areas.<p>Step 1<p>Fill a seed-propagation flat with seed-starting compost. …

Gardening

If You're Trying to Lose Weight, You Should Avoid These 6 Proteins

If you live an active lifestyle, you know just how important having an adequate amount of protein in your diet is. Certified dietitian Leslie Langevin, MS, RD, CD, of Whole Health Nutrition, says to aim for "no more than 20 to 30 grams of protein at each meal." Langevin's recommendation falls …

Nutrition

dual-corner-bedroom-headboard-dresser-on-the-foot - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

Creative With Corner Beds – How To Make The Most Of Your Floor Space ← Back to article<p>Creative With Corner Beds – How To Make The Most Of Your Floor …

Home Decorating

Meet the dashing teenage royal you've probably never heard of who's been melting hearts at university

Meet the dashing teen royal who has been melting hearts at university - and you have probably never heard of him.<p>Arthur Chatto is the 19-year-old …

Armed Forces

Bacon Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies With Maple Glaze Recipe

"All the flavors that make up the perfect breakfast in one cookie!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 pound bacon<p>1/2 cup butter, softened<p>1/2 cup white sugar<p>1/2 cup …

Prince William’s Story Of Kate Middleton Meeting The Queen Leaves Fans ‘Confused’

William's suggestion that he was present at an event confounds royal watchers<p>The royal family is capable of a lot. They have access to funds, modes …

Family

Homemade Chai Tea Mix

Give an instant boost to a cup of hot black tea on a gray day with this easy mix. Make more for holiday gifts and package in Mason jars, or spoon …

Chai

The Duchess of Sussex travels to Toronto

@KensingtonRoyal/Twitter<p>@KensingtonRoyal/Twitter<p>A source has confirmed to Royal Central that the Duchess of Sussex has flown into Toronto.<p>The Duchess …

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex

Prince Philip surprises Queen as he joins her on summer holiday at Balmoral for fishing and hunting

PRINCE Philip has surprised the Queen by joining her unexpectedly for their summer break at Balmoral, where he has been fishing and hunting.<p>Royal …