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How not to say the wrong thing

When Susan had<p>breast cancer, we heard a lot of lame remarks, but our favorite came from one of Susan's colleagues. She wanted, she needed, to visit Susan after the surgery, but Susan didn't feel like having visitors, and she said so. Her colleague's response? "This isn't just about you."<p>"It's not?" …

How To Clean (Almost) Anything And Everything

It's springtime and we all know what THAT means.

The Reason Dead Batteries Bounce

For the last few years, <i>very</i> well-informed people have been able to tell if an alkaline battery is good or not simply by dropping them. When dropped …

Under-desk hammock for your feet — and cats in the house

Forget the full-size hammock. It keeps us from being productive. All we need this is this mini hammock that hangs from underneath our desk, so we can …

Tutorial: Ornament Wreath

A wreath made out of ornaments has become a classic Christmas decoration. If you’ve always wanted one, you will be happy and surprised to find out …

Video: girls singing Georgian polyphonic music

It's part of a huge series of the same girls performing some of the loveliest music you're likely to hear.<p>(<i>via Reddit</i>)

iLikeBootyDaily on Twitter: "This is such a badass photo http://t.co/8E6EpnTzAw"

Replying to @<b>Booty</b><p>“@<b>iLikeGirlsDaily</b>: This is such a badass photo pic.twitter.com/Jh4PUcXguS” this is basically the Mexican flag<p>0 replies 0 retweets 3 …

How Braille Was Invented

Braille was invented by a nineteenth century man named Louis Braille, who was completely blind.<p>Braille's story starts when he was three years old. He …

Russian Photographer Takes Stunning Portraits With REAL Animals

What you’re about to see is not Photoshop – Moscow-based Russian photographer Katerina Plotnikova created these stunning images with the help of real …

A Tiny Stamp Brands Your Can To Make Sure No One Steals Your Drink

Is there anything worse than being at a party and having someone steal your drink? Sure! Taking a long swigg on a can only to realize it isn't yours. …

Aluminum Cans

Mom's harness invention gives kids a chance to walk - TODAY.com

William Cherry / Today<p>The standing harness allows wheelchair-bound kids to walk or even dance. Seen here, from left, are Claire Smyth and her son Daniel, 5; Louise Watson and her daughter Bethany, 3; and Cameron Taylor and his daughter Charlotte, 3.<p>When Rotem Elnatan was 2 years old, his physical …

Northern Ireland

Paleo inspired, healthy recipes for everyone

Rosemary Roasted Garlic Potato Wedges<p>Prep time<p>5 mins<p>Cook time<p>20 mins<p>Total time<p>25 mins<p>Author: Cavewoman<p>Serves: 2<p>Ingredients<p>6 Organic Russet Potatoes - …

DIY Long Stemmed Paper Rose

Happy July everyone! Let’s start the month off with another version of a paper flower. . . the all time favorite and my first flower to make for blog …

Bryce Roots

Nerd Glasses for Cats - Kitty Poindexter **NEW DESIGN**

Description<p>Your cat is smart.... some would even say downright nerdy! Help your cat look the part in a pair of his or her own nerd glasses for cats! Constructed of stiffened felt, elastic and a little bit of magic tape--- these glasses are the perfect fit for any geeky kitty. Available in 5 …

The Crazy Logistics of Holiday Deliveries, In One Timelapse

Top 10 Inspirational Quotes Worthy of Your Refrigerator

Sometimes, all you need is the right inspirational quote to give you a little pick-me-up when you're feeling down. Here are a few of our favorites …

Exploding Kittens

Tutorial: Scarf or Belt Closet Hanger

I love scarves. It’s a crazy obsession of mine. My poor husband has to deal with them hanging on everything in the closet, tucked in every hole and …

On the Red Couch with Author Margaret Atwood

Inside Flipboard / September 19, 2013<p>The Guardian calls the writer Margaret Atwood “literature’s digital doyenne.” The author of more than 40 books …

Gone potty over herbs

After my previous blog posting on the new 'Herbs & Spices' book by Don Burke, as well as my own potted herb garden, one of my regular and most …

Bride’s Bouquets Replaced By Flying Cats In The Latest Wedding Photography Trend

At BridesThrowingCats.com, cats continue their supreme, unchallenged domination of the internet. The quirky site takes submissions of photographs of …