Elizabeth Kocmoud

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How To Make Fruit-Inspired Storage Baskets

You know the drill! Summer time means we gotta get our annual fruit-inspired DIY on! This time, it’s one for the home! I’m gonna show you how to make …

This Clever Google Search Tactic Will Help You Find Your Ancestors on Any Genealogy Website

Have you ever been on a genealogy website, trying to find a specific detail about your ancestor, when you discovered that the search functionality …

There's a Treasure Trove of Early Massachusetts Architecture in the BPL's Online Archives

There’s a Treasure Trove of Early Massachusetts Architecture in the BPL’s Online Archives<p>Feast your eyes on these sepia-toned photographs of …

Start Teaching Your Kids Life Skills at an Early Age

Decision-Making Skills<p>Life skills are valuable lessons kids will use throughout their lifetime. But most kids don't learn how to handle real-world …

This is Why Post-Production On Dual Monitors is Better

Do you still do your post-production on a single monitor? If so you are missing out on a whole world of extra space and efficiency. Now I know some …

Little Gray House in the East, Nantucket Island, Mass.

MLA Format<p>The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Little Gray …

New York Public Library

On the Virtual Road

How I researched a 19th century story almost entirely online<p><i>The below was published in The Biographers Craft, the newsletter of</i> <i>Biographers</i> …

Genealogy

15 Things to Do With Your Tax Refund That You Won't Regret

While doing your taxes is often accompanied by dread, confusion, and an overall sense of disgruntlement, the end result can leave you with a pretty …

The 4-step guide to becoming an at-home juicing master

Leggings/cute sneaks/green juice is pretty much the wellness girl’s uniform. But sipping on your liquid veggies daily is pricey, and tossing some …

11 Ways You Can Ditch Your Gym and Work Out at Home — All Under $50 on Amazon

Heading to the gym after a long day of work isn't exactly the most fun thing to do. If you'd prefer to work out at home, we found a handful of useful products that can help you achieve your best sweat session. We looked to Amazon because the megaretailer has a plethora of fitness items to shop. …

Is Peanut Butter Powder Healthier Than Peanut Butter? A Dietitian Answers

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Healthy Living<p>Is Peanut Butter Powder Healthy?<p>Is Peanut Butter Powder Healthier Than Peanut Butter? A Dietitian …

Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>Juggling a busy schedule can make it difficult to prepare healthy family meals, especially during the week. As a mom of three and a registered dietitian, I understand that struggle all too well. Over the years I have developed a weekly meal prep routine, and it has been a lifesaver. I …

Cooking

26 Rules For My Daughter

“If I knew then what I know now…” As a little girl I heard my mom utter this phrase on more than one occasion. Her words always seemed to trail off, …

The Weight Watchers app makes it easy to lose weight — I use it every day and I've lost 20 pounds in 8 months

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's a huge probability that your mom did Weight Watchers at least at some point during your childhood. Most of us can conjure up …

Fitness

Natural? Organic? Free-Range? Here's What Meat and Chicken Labels Really Mean

Confused by all the terms and claims on packages of meat and chicken? Here's a quick explainer so you can make the right choices for your family.<p>The supermarket meat department can be a very confusing place, thanks to all the terms and claims on labels. What's worse, prices can vary a lot depending …

8 Lean Proteins You Should Start Eating To Get Rid Of Belly Fat, According To Nutritionists

The saying “abs are made in the kitchen” couldn’t be more true. You can do crunches for hours, hop on a stationary bike and spin for miles, or as …

Mum Urges Parents To Make Addition Change To Kids' Car Seats That Could Save Their Lives

'It takes two minutes of your time.'<p>A mum is urging parents to make a simple change to their child’s car seat that could potentially save their …

The Best Concealer I've Ever Used Isn't Even a Concealer

Not too long ago, a makeup artist introduced me to a product that would change my daily routine forever. While I have normal-to-combination skin, my …

What to Do When Your Skin Is Freaking Out From Retinol

Among dermatologists and beauty editors, retinol is praised as the holy grail of skin-care products. The pros will tell you it’s good for everything …

Skin Care

6 traits you should *actually* look for in a partner, according to matchmakers

Does your swiping criteria change as often as your fave pair of leggings? Last month, a good job and good hair got a right swipe. The month before, …

Parasite Cleanses Are A Thing Now, And Oh God Why

New Year’s has long disappeared in the rearview mirror and with it go its many resolutions. But spring cleaning is around the corner, so naturally, …

23 Snacks That Burn Fat

What you eat between meals matters more than you think. These choices boost metabolism and help you lose weight fast.

The One Thing You Should Use Before Putting on Concealer to Hide Dark Circles

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like it, visit health.com.</i><p>Each product we feature has been independently selected and …

10 Reasons Having A Threenager Is Harder Than A 2-Year-Old

1. At two, they can barely talk. At three, they never shut the hell up.<p>2. At two, they cry. At three, they throw temper tantrums so epic, you become …

How Tom Tryniski digitized nearly 50 million pages of newspapers in his living room

<b>Tom Tryniski does not lock his doors.</b> He spends most days sitting in his living room in Fulton, New York, 30 miles northwest of Syracuse, in front of …

Journalism

How to Help a Kid Who Has a Tough Time With Transitions

Moving from one activity to another can be difficult, even for adults. It’s especially challenging for kids when the transition is being made from …

The 10 Best Kids Activity Books

From playing with colors to learning science, pick up one of these kids activity books for your next long car ride.<p>We’ve all been there — at the …

When Working Moms Play with Kids Like This, They Grow to Become More-Successful Adults

Engaging in games or other fun activities with your kids isn’t just great for bonding. According to a new study, certain types of play between you …

The 10 Best Board Games for Toddlers

There's no more engaging entertainment than a board game. Here's how to let your toddler in on the fun.<p>Toddlers are notoriously hard to understand — …