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5 Exercises That Will Show Your Lower Belly Who's Boss

One trainer's favorite moves for flattening that tricky spot<p>When you're trying to target your lower abs, all abs-strengthening moves are not created equal. Fact is, some are much more effective at working those tough-to-get-to muscles. So we asked celebrity trainer Michelle Lovitt, an Asics America …

18 Exercise Upgrades for More Muscle

The good news: The best fitness coaches need only one sentence to tell you how to improve your results. Apply their words to your workouts, and you'll upgrade your routine instantly. Use these 18 tips from the top trainers in the industry to help you perfect your form, engage the right muscles, …

6 Moves for a Total-Body Transformation

Exercise 1 Squat Thrusts with a Pushup and a Hop<p>Stand with your feet shoulder-width distance apart <b>(A)</b>. Bend at the waist, lower your torso down to the floor, and, in one fluid motion, place your hands on the floor <b>(B)</b> and kick your legs out so you end up in a pushup position <b>(C)</b>. Reverse the movement …

The 10 Easiest Pasta Meals Ever

Make any of these tasty (and healthy!) pasta recipes in less than 30 minutes!<p>Con Poulos<p>Roasted Pepper-Corn Pasta Salad<p>This orrechiette pasta dish has a few of our favorite things: roasted red pepper, roasted corn, and avocados. Topped with fresh lime juice and cilantro, this pasta salad is as …

10 Mocktail Recipes

There a million cocktail recipes floating around, but let’s not forget about our guests that don’t drink alcohol. HGTV offers us 10 Mocktail Recipes so everyone gets a tasty beverage, booze or no booze.

How-To: Walker Caddy Tutorial

Have a friend or loved one who uses a walker or similar mobility aid? Stitch them up a handy walker caddy with this tutorial that Melissa from Melly Sews shared on Skip to my Lou!<p>You can find the walker caddy tutorial here, then head over to Melly Sews to see the tutorial for making the cup holder …

How-To: Fall Burlap Table Runner

Get crafty while you’re waiting for the pies to bake: whip up a last-minute fall burlap table runner with this simple tutorial from Dream Book Design!<p>Ready to get started? Head over to Dream Book Design to see the full how-to.

How-To: Nursery Door Latch Cover

Close the nursery door at nap time without waking up your little one with this super-smart nursery door latch cover tutorial from Practically Functional!<p>Such a great idea—and it’d make a wonderful baby shower gift for new moms!<p>Ready to make your own? Check out the full how-to over on Practically …

Baby Showers

How-To: Housewarming Gift Jars

Know someone who’s getting ready to move? Make the job a little bit easier with this helpful housewarming gift jar idea from Camille at Be What We Love!<p>So smart!<p>Head over to Be What We Love to see what Camille put in hers.

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Crocheted Flowers Installation

I love the way that simple and repetitive craft processes can turn into something so subtle and complex, like this installation of crocheted flowers by artist Wendy Kawabata called Grow In Light, which conveys the feeling of the long daylight hours in Iceland.<p>Begun during a residency in Iceland, …

Family Memorykeeping Clip Art and Templates

Make keepsakes out of memorable photos with our frames, album, and family-tree clip art and templates.<p>Create family trees, collages, and arrangements with diamond-shaped black-and-white family photos.<p>Print the Diamond Template

Handmade Party Favors

Add some pop to white boxes with gold-medallion stickers, for party favors that sparkle.

Quick Parties – Washi Tape Tableware

Keeping some plain white party ware in your cupboard is essential for last-minute parties or get together. But did you know with a few rolls of …

sweep me up (Cute invitation to a little boy’s first birthday...)

20 Hilarious Cooking Fails That Will Make You Feel Like an Iron Chef

There must be a particular star alignment in the sky that sometimes makes us want to whip of something exclusive in the kitchen – and hope that all, …

Simple Springtime Dishes

How-To: Doughnut Cake

Instructables user bean9481 came up with this quirky Doughnut Cake made from three plain doughnuts stacked on top of each other and frosted, why not?

How-To: Mini Fork Bows

Make cute, tiny bows to decorate your DIYs with this mini fork bows tutorial from Eskimimi Makes!<p><b>More:</b><p>Video: Upcycled Bows<br>• How-To: LED Twinkle Hair Bow<br>• How-To: Silk Bow Baby Headband Tutorial

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How-To: Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)

If you like sandwiches and you like cake, then it only stands to reason that you will enjoy this Swedish sandwich cake tutorial from Panini Happy.<p>[via Archie McPhee]

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100 Feeders

100 Feeders is a project by artist Polly Balitro consisting of 100 bird feeders made from recycled boxes that were distributed to people in Finland. The experiences of the participants were recorded in postcards they sent back to the artist.<p>[via Lustik]

How-To: Rainbow Crocheted Nesting Baskets

In the market for pretty storage solutions? Check out this rainbow crocheted nesting baskets tutorial from CraftTuts+.<p>Ready to make your own? Grab your crochet hooks and head on over to CraftTuts+ to see the full how-to!

How-To: DIY Cat Toys from Toilet Paper Rolls

If you have the combination of a bored cat and empty toilet paper rolls, then this quirky tutorial from Catster is for you!<p>[via Laughing Squid]<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: DIY Cat Toys<br>• Quick Cat Toy<br>• HOW TO – Make Felt Cat Toy Critters

How-To: Watermelon Mojito Jell-O Shots

If you’d like to consume a fancy cocktail with your fingers, then check out these refreshing Watermelon Mojito Jell-O Shots from That’s So Michelle.<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: Strawberry Margarita Jell-o Shots<br>• Recipe: Champagne Jello Shots<br>• How-To: Caramel Apple Jell-O Shots

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Cthulhu Pie

Artist Sandy Yoo managed to create an amazing illustration of a cthulhu from nothing but the crust of a pie!<p>[via Laughing Squid]

Wine Glass Coasters Tags

Avoid troublesome wine glass mix-ups with these handy laser cut Wine Glass Coaster Tags from Etsy user Dimlim.

Recipe: Super Quick Churros

In the mood for a sweet snack? Check out this mouth watering recipe for super quick churros from Lucy at Craftberry Bush!

Checkerboard Melon Salad. Such a lovely idea for a summer wedding:

Checkerboard Melon Salad.<br>Such a lovely idea for a summer wedding:<p>Checkerboard Melon Salad…RECIPE

Fun Ideas for Photo Cards

Armed with a camera and a sense of humor, you can create fun custom cards for any recipient and every occasion.<p>You're about to relocate, and you've got a thousand things to do. Get the word out in a quick, cute way: Print the "We're Moving!" clip art, along with your new address, onto adhesive …