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Go From Zero to Well-Read in 100 Books

<i>While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of our favorite posts from the last several</i> …

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Easy Microwave Caramels

I love making holiday treats, but I’ve always been a little intimidated when it comes to candy making. I especially enjoy caramels at Christmas, but …

6 amazing treehouse beds that bring magic to bedtime

We love treehouses here at Inhabitots, but who says they have to stay outdoors? Bring inside a bit of magic to bedtime by updating your kid's room …

tutorial: travel size toy wallet

Materials needed<p>clip keyring<br>• fat eighth home decor weight canvas<br>• fat eighth lining fabric (cotton or linen type)<br>• vinyl or similar scrap plastic<br>• 1/2″ hook …

DIY Mini Backpack Sewing Video

Looking for a great back to school backpack for your little one? Well, buckle your seat belts my friends because Celina of the Sewing Rabbit Team has …

Endless Summer Projects | Shoebox Frames - Classic Play!

by Jennifer Cooper, posted on August 7th, 2013 in Endless Summer Projects<p>Can it be we only have two Endless Summer Projects left? Sigh… Summer, you …

Crafting

Cooking with Kids | Banana Blueberry Muffins - Classic Play!

by BP, posted on August 21st, 2013 in Cooking<p>photography + illustration by Jennifer Cooper<p>No Fear for the Volunteer! It’s time to sign up on that …

Breakfast

the best things are wee things

Oh these blocks are just so awesome! Not in the 1980’s Valley Girl way, but in the awe-inspiring way. <b>Wee Society</b> has created a block set that not …

Making Bouncy Balls!

There are a few ways of making bouncy balls at home, but this kit from ALEX Toys is definitely the easiest I’ve seen! Since I blog for ALEX Toys, we …

Kids

Life as a First Grader: On Making Friends ...

Starting something new today,<br>I have a feeling this is going to be quite the series … :)<p>Over heard at the dinner table last night …<p>Mom: So how was …

30 – August – 2013 – Fubiz Media

20 Creative Ways to Make Your Own Pillows

From cool couches to candy cookies, this week is all about movies, vegging out, and getting cozy. How can you properly get all snuggled up without some good looking pillows?<p>Here are 20 DIY pillow projects to add to your homespun home decor to-do list. Stay tuned for our own pillow tricks later this …

Tutorial: Easy Tiny Envelopes

80 Comments<p>Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley<p>I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of …

7 Pieces of Offbeat Advice I Wish I Knew Sooner

This morning I was writing a blog entry at a local coffee shop here in Austin when a young man approached me. “You’re Marc, right?” he asked.<p>I looked …

Get Serious About Organizing Your Workspace! How to Organize your Home Office...What You Need...What You Don't Need.

Is your home office a disaster? Are you so buried under piles of paper that you can’t find the computer? Wading through all that mess is wasting your …

HOW TO Make Your Office Awesome

Today, I want to talk about making our offices <i>freaking awesome.</i> Why? Two reasons.<p><b>#1 Having a sweet office is fun</b>.<br>I mean, think about all the time you …

Productivity

6 Playful Strategies to Beat Procrastination and Boost Your Productivity

Are you a procrastinator?<p>When there’s something you know you have to do, do you feel overwhelmed instead of motivated?<p>How often do you think to …

21 Bad Habits To Avoid If You Want To Be Happy

We all want to be happy. We often talk about how badly we want happiness, yet we keep repeating the same unhealthy habits over and over again.<p>The …

Happiness

The Korean Products That Our Editors Are Crushing On

If you’re a regular reader of the Birchbox blog, you’ve probably heard us recount our deep love for Asian beauty products in the last few years. One of the first brands that we turn to for innovative Asian skincare is Dr. Jart+. The Korean line made its way over to the US a few years ago, and their BB creams (along with many other products) have been a big hit ever since.<p>A few months ago, the Birchbox editors had a chance to try out a few of Dr. Jart+’s more inventive products—and two of them …

The Best-Dressed Celebrities at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards

Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus, and more red-carpet looks<p>The first-ever mega awards show held in Brooklyn's Barclays Center proved to be a memorable night with performances by Lady Gaga, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, and Katy Perry. But before the musicians took to the stage, these A-listers caught our …

How to Make Garden Lanterns from Old Tin Cans

Light up the night repurposing old tin cans. That summertime, rustic appeal will add warmth and a glow to any balmy summer evening. All you will need …

How to Lose Weight in 7 Days

Need to lose weight fast? Like in one week? Implement one simple tweak every day to feel lighter and firmer in just 7 days.<p>7 Days to Slim<p>Looking for a realistic deadline diet? Make these tiny tweaks from <b>Shape-Up Shortcuts</b>, a NEW amazing book from Jen Ator, C.S.C.S., <i>Women's Health</i> magazine's senior …

The Sound of Things Falling

A cross continental food adventure, a gritty drama of complicated fatherhood, Curtis Sittenfeld's haunting tale of a twin's supernatural gift and more<p>…

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6 Tricks to Keep Color-Treated Hair Healthy

<b>Wash as infrequently as possible and only with lukewarm water.</b><p>Hot water opens the hair cuticle, allowing pigment to seep out. To clean hair between …

Hair Care