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How reverse psychology works

<i>"We want to be free! We want to be free to do what we want to do!" ~ Heavenly Blues in the film</i> <i>The Wild Angels</i><p>You're probably familiar with reverse …

Aeromobil Flying Car with Collapsible Wings Fits Any Standard Parking Space

Henry Ford once says that there’ll come a day where an airplane and a motorcar combined into one. It looks like that day is not that far from now,</b> …

Take One Guess What Government Did After Reading 11-Year-Old Cupcake Entrepreneur’s Inspiring Success Story

An 11-year-old entrepreneur’s hard work resulted in some well-deserved attention from local media in Troy, Ill. In fact, Chloe Stirling’s cupcake business made the front page of the Belleville News-Democrat on Sunday, making her success story the talk of the town.<p>Unfortunately, officials with the …

Do You Live Among Dog People Or Cat People? This Map Shows Which Pet Your State Prefers.

If a war broke out between America’s Cat People and Dog People tomorrow, the fight would be evenly matched and the battle lines would be somewhat distinct. This, according to a map created by the <i>Washington Post</i> using data from the American Veterinary Medical Association that shows which pet each …

Erasing Bad Memories May Soon Be Possible

Memories are a complex combination of objective information—the color of a car, the size of a building—and less tangible emotional feelings, like …

Meet The Man Who Is Reuniting Soldiers With The Animals They Befriended In Afghanistan

If you’re the type of person who melts into a puddle of tears when people share those videos of soldiers coming home to their pets (and families), then former Royal Marine sergeant Pen Farthing is a man who owes you a box of tissues. Farthing explained in the latest installment of “CNN Hero” that …

Is a Cupcake Ban in Schools a Bad Idea?

The fun police seem to be on patrol in Edmonds School District, a suburb of Seattle, where parents are no longer allowed to bring high-cal desserts …

World's first cupcake ATM vending machine

Some things you only find in LA. A company in Beverley Hills has come up with a cupcake dispending machine for all those passing sugar addicts.<p>Looking for an “only in LA” experience? In Beverly Hills, Sprinkles Cupcakes (9635 S. Santa Monica Blvd; sprinkles.com) has the first ATM dispensing freshly …

The Only 10 Things That Would Make This $900 Cupcake Worth It

When I first heard about Dubai’s $7,000 cocktail, I remember thinking that humanity’s capacity for overpriced food dishes had finally reached its …

8 Undeniably Pawsome Perks Of Being A Dog Owner

As anyone who has ever rescued a dog can vouch, going to a shelter and making that connection and then being able to step in and save a dog’s life is …

Top 5 cool places to stay

Let us introduce you to the five coolest places to stay on a snowy break, from the sub-zero to the unexpectedly plush. If you can resist anything but …

Swimming Pools

Not Your Average Accommodations: 10 Cool Places To Spend The Night

Travelers, get ready to rest your head in some rather unusual places. From a tree house to a bus and a "nest" to an igloo, these awesome sleeping spots go (way) beyond your average accommodations.<p>So, step aside, traditional hotels: Spend the night in one of Cheapflights.com's top 10 cool sleeping …

It's almost Shark Week! 5 cool places to see 'em up close

If you haven't seen it yet, actor Rob Lowe plays a shark-riding, chum-flinging action figure in a hilarious ad for Discovery Channel's annual Shark Week TV blitz that starts Aug. 10. "So sharky," Lowe breathlessly intones as hammerheads and great whites reel overhead.<p>The ad is cheesy but maybe you …

Did You Know: Studies Show People Believe They Look Like the Retouched Version of Themselves

Remember the “Dove Real Beauty Sketches” advertisement? It was the ad that brought in various women, and then had those women and a stranger they had …

New Photographer's Guide to Blue Hour

Among the many tips and tricks new photographers get with regards to lighting, the time of day is an essential concept, which for getting some shots …

Mini Lemon Cheesecakes

<i>Mini Lemon Cheesecakes topped with homemade lemon curd and fresh raspberries creates the perfect dessert for any Mother’s Day celebration.</i><p>I come from …

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Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Blondies

<i>Chewy chocolate chip blondies brimming with caramel candies and sprinkled with sea salt.</i><p>Blogging is a busy business. Baking, photographing, writing …

Chocolate Mojito Cupcakes

My third post for Better Homes and Gardens' <i>Month of Cakes</i> is a refreshing take on grasshopper cupcakes. Fluffy whipped cream is flavored with mint, …

Fudgy Nutella Swirl Brownies

What could be better than a fudgy chocolate brownie when a chocolate-craving strikes? The answer, of course, is a fudgy chocolate brownie that has a …

Fresh Watermelon Cake

I'm not really sure who came up with the idea for this cake, but I love everything about it. I've seen a few versions floating around the web and …

Homemade Marshmallows Stuffed With Nutella -with yoyomax12

Whole Wheat French Toast

French toast recipes usually call for rich, eggy breads like challah and brioche. These breads make for a rich breakfast dish that is a bit of a …

Salted Caramel Brownies

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line an 8×8 inch baking pan with foil and spray with nonstick cooking spray.<p>2. Microwave chocolate and butter in a …

PACMAN Oreo Cookies - NO BAKE Pac Man Oreos by Cupcake Addiction

Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake Bars

June 23, 2014<p>I’ve been on a little bit of a cheesecake kick the past week or so.<p>It started with these Cookies and Cream Cheesecake Bars that I made …

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Salted Caramel S'mores

<i>Salted Caramel S’mores – a deliciously decadent take on an old campfire favorite made with Campfire® Giant Roasters Marshmallows.</i><p>By now you guys are …

Dessert

Breakfast in Bed with Homemade English Muffins (and Doughnut Muffins, too!)

Breakfast in bed is rarely served at my house, but that's something I'm trying to rectify. I know it's considered best if someone makes it for you, …

OREO Cheesecake Cupcakes! Cookies & Cream Cheese Cake Recipe by Cupcake Addiction

S'mores Mini Cheesecakes

The combination of rich chocolate, gooey marshmallows and crispy graham crackers in s’mores is one of the most delicious food trios out there as far …