Christine Lupella

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String Art Trellis

Two things we love: string art and flowering vines. Many of our favorite vining flowers or vegetables, such as sweet peas, morning glories or …

25 Turquoise Designs I Love

Sometimes I am the world’s laziest writer. I’ll flat-out drop a post idea if it hovers around a word, phrase or topic that constantly trips me up. …

Cartan Napkins

A few weeks ago I slid pretty hardcore back into my old latte + chocolate croissant routine. I’d been so good for a long time, forgoing coffee for …

10+ Sweet Cake Servers

There are so many great wedding traditions, but there’s just something so sweet about the cutting of the cake (and it’s not all that sugar). After …

The Shorebreak Art of Clark Little

Marlin<p>Little thinks this is probably his favorite shot of all time. “I remember taking it. I saw it for a split second and I’m like gosh, this is unbelievable,” he says. “It’s just this frozen water that looks like a glass blown image. It’s just this crazy shot that I’ve never been able to get …

Man Sticks His Camera Out Storm Shelter Hole, Captures View of Tornado Up Close

When the 2013 Moore tornado struck Oklahoma on May 20th, 2013, Charles Gafford III took refuge in a storm shelter. Once inside, he noticed that there …

Latest Photo Fad Involves Photographing Your Cat as Your Beard

Need a chuckle? Look no further than the latest bizarre photo fad to sweep across the Internet. Called “Cat Beard,” the meme involves shooting a …

Learn How to Use the Sharpening Tools in Lightroom

There’s no question that Lightroom is a powerful piece of photo processing software, but due to that power sometimes it’s not as easy to wrap our …

Creative iPhone Photos of One Tree for a Whole Year

After 20 years of passing by the same tree in southwest Wisconsin, freelance photographer Mark Hirsch finally decided to take a shot of the mighty bur oak, embarking on what would become a year-long photo journal of that single, stranded tree. In an interview with NPR, Hirsch admits, “I shoot …

Photography

Inspiring Quotes About Embracing Life’s Adventures

Shortly, I'll be making an exciting announcement that has my stomach tied up in knots. These inspirational quotes, by Ashley Herrin, will give you a clue as to what's about to happen over here at My Modern Met.<p>Boston-based graphic designer Herrin overlays these wonderful words over her own …

Captivating Portraits of Luminous Underwater Creatures

These underwater portraits of creatures who inhabit the sea are filled with such character and life. Hawaii-based photographer Joshua Lambus documents the amazing detail of many aquatic species, stating that he hopes to show people things they haven't seen before or to entice people to see …

David Laferriere has been drawing illustrations on his children’s sandwich bags since 2008 and photographs almost every single one which …

David Laferriere has been drawing illustrations on his children’s sandwich bags since 2008 and photographs almost every single one which can be viewed here on flickr .

10 Ways to Enhance Your Emotional Intelligence

Everyone's always talking about Emotional Intelligence (EI) but what exactly is it? One important aspect of emotional intelligence is the ability to …

Heal the Hurtful Divide Between Actual and Idealized Selves

Imagine you're home, it’s quiet, you’re by yourself. What do you feel in that moment? Do you feel comfortable in your own skin – or at least ok …

The Myths of ADHD

Does Trying to Be Happy Make Us Unhappy?

As we muddle through our days, the quest for happiness looms large. In the U.S., citizens are granted three inalienable rights: life, liberty, and …

GPS Guide: Bridget Fonger's Heart-Centered Ritual Relieves Tension

<i>The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you find your way back to balance.</i><p>GPS Guides are our way of showing you what has relieved others' stress in the hopes that you will be able to identify …

Quick Tips to Bring Mindfulness Into Your Busy Day

Mindfulness and meditation allow full-body, full-mind and full-spirit experiences. An hour a day or a minute a day -- it and you can improve the world, one connected thought at a time.<p>I recently completed a mindfulness-training course for the parents at an elementary school in Akron, Ohio. The …

Mindfulness

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How to Do Less and Live More

How can you make room for your well-being when there aren’t enough hours (or coffee) in the ever-exhausting day? We’ve been asking ourselves this …

7 Ways to Renew Your Life Today

Just like a loaf of bread that's been left out too long, life can sometimes seem stale if we let routine take over. Whether you're looking for a complete overhaul or simply a fresh outlook, here are seven ways to renew your life today.<p>Just like a loaf of bread that's been left out too long, life …

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Travel Photo Contest Winners

Travel Photo Contest Winners

Travel Photo Contest Winners

Travel Photo Contest Winners

Travel Photo Contest Winners