Charlene Fitzgerald

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Turn a Long Sleeve Shirt into a Flirty Off-the-Shoulder Top

Winter’s go-to long sleeve shirt is transformed into spring’s flirtiest on-trend top. The best part is that anyone with basic sewing skills can crush this this vintage-inspired tee.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Long Sleeve Shirt ( 1 )<br>• Fabric scissors ( 1 )<br>• Sewing Machine ( 1 )<br>• straight pins ( 1 )<br>• iron ( 1 …

10 Ways to Style a Maxi Dress

This week’s 10 Ways to Style installment takes the ubiquitous jersey knit maxi dress and dials it up a notch by turning it into a one-shoulder cocktail dress, overalls, and so much more. With just a few key items, it’s easy to get a ton of different looks with this one staple piece. Consider this a …

FitRPG Turns Your Fitbit Into a Game You Play with Friends

Android/iOS: Your fitness tracker can be a great source of motivation to get active, but if you need a little extra push, FitRPG takes data from your …

Gamification

MAKEUP FOR INSOMNIACS: How To Look Alive When You're Dead Inside

I suck at sleeping. I wish I knew how to sleep like a regular human who doesn’t stay up at night staring at the ceiling, paranoid that I’ll forget to wake up on time, or forget to do that thing I have to do, or wondering why I said that in that weird tone of voice. What if I died in the middle of …

Make Almost Any Recipe Work in a Slow Cooker with This Chart

Even though there are lots of recipes available for slow cookers (aka crock pots), there are approximately a gazillion more traditional recipes …

Paper Starburst Pendant Light

So I had a different project that I was going to post today, an update version of my Book Pages Pendant Lantern from Project 19, but then I started …

This Is The Best "How-To" You'll Ever Read: Chop Up And Age All Your T-shirts Like A PUNK ROCK BOSS

I very clearly remember the first time I thought to take a pair of scissors to my clothes. My mom actually gave me the idea in the 5th grade when she caught me wearing a denim miniskirt she'd warned me not to wear to school approximately 5 million times.<p>When she caught me in the skirt that 5 …

How To Handle Suspicious Windows Task Manager Processes

Advertisement<p>CTRL + ALT + DEL is the keyboard shortcut you routinely use when you suspect something’s wrong with your Windows computer. Sorting …

18 FATKINIS FOR ULTIMATE SUMMER BABLINESS

Our summer here in Tucson is hotter than hell, but one of the sweet sweet consolations that comes with this weather is the absolute necessity of pool …

The Militant Baker

How to Overcome a Job's "Years of Experience" Requirement

<i>Skills: check. Education: check. Experience: not so much. What should you do when you know you're capable of a job, but the requirements says you're</i> …

This Music Is Designed to Help You Relax and Sleep

The right kind of music can soothe us into a perfect state of relaxation. Add this scientifically-based, hour-long video to your nighttime playlist …

She Might Be Loved

Sounds Crazy, But It Works: Use This $4.50 Eye Pencil To REALLY Make Your Lipstick Last All Day

As you know, the cosmetics industry is saturated with long-wear lipsticks that promise perky and luscious lips that don’t smudge, smear or fade. I have yet to find a lipstick that fulfills ALL of its advertised promises, have you? And, unlike the gorgeous celebs in those ads, we don’t have 24/7 …

DIY Clay Pot Lighthouse

This has been around for quite some time, but I wasn’t able to find any step by step instructions so far.<p>Luckily – this link on eHow is pretty …

My Book Is Coming Out and I'm Scared

So my book ("<p>") comes out on Valentine's Day. I'm trying not to lose my shit.<p>Oh, I'm extremely excited and thrilled about it, but I'm also increasingly nervous. It's a memoir about me going crazy, and wouldn't it be poetic and perhaps a little ridiculous if I actually went crazy in the midst of …

Remember the 90 Minute Rule to Ensure a Refreshing Night's Sleep

It seems more nightmarish than ever to get a decent night of sleep and feel good after it. If you'd like to wake up refreshed every morning instead …

Kathleen Meadows - Dreaming yourself a shaman - Unexplained Mysteries

Image credit: Marcus Stone<p>Dreaming yourself a shaman<p>Posted on Saturday, 22 March, 2014 | 2 comments<br>Columnist: Kathleen Meadows<p>In a longitudinal …

Cool Garden Paths That Are Off The Beaten Path

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>While you might think that all garden paths are created equal, you’d be wrong. In fact, we’ve found a collection of 10 cool, …

Landscaping

Life, yo!

10 Funniest Video Games of All Time

Advertisement<p>Video games are serious business, but that doesn’t mean game-makers and their fans take it too seriously. YouTube is full of hilarious …

DIY Dammit! Makes Terrible Pinterest Crafts So You Don’t Have To [Stuff to Watch]

Have you ever seen those seemingly simple how-to craft guides Not Every Pinner Is A Winner: Making Fun Of Pinterest Not Every Pinner Is A Winner: …

Fix Blurry, Defocused or Shake Cam Photos

Restore Motion Blur<p>Even cams with optical stabilizer sometimes produce blurry images. Thanks to automatic shake pattern analysis you can restore lost …

Mark Expiration Dates on Leftover Foods With Sticky Notes

The Mayo Clinic advises against eating leftover foods stored in your fridge for more than four days. How do you remember that? Put sticky notes on …

Here’s Your Star-Studded Weekend: 21 Stellar DIYs

With the Oscars fresh in our minds, we’ve all got stars on the brain. In particular, Ryan Gosling and Jared Leto are on our minds over here at Brit + Co. But we digress. Today we are talking about the other kind of star, as in the shape. We’ve got 21 DIY ideas making use of this fabulous shape. So …

I Did Not Know That! Clever Tips To Make Your Life Easier

Welcome to yet another round of “I Did Not Know That!” This is our ongoing quest for clever and simple tips to make your life easier.<p>By the way: …

Cleaning