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How to marblize rocks to decorate for summer

Ooooohh aren’t these pretty? And I bet they would look spectacular both inside as decor and outside mixed in with the blooming flowers. Pop on over …

The best sheets you can buy for your bed

<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>Brielle/Business Insider<p>The Insider Pick:<p>Few would deny that at the end of a long, hard day, sliding into a comfortable bed outfitted with …

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How to Narrow Wide Pants

So you've lived through the trend of wide-legged pants and now it's back to reality with tapered pants and skinny jeans. But it doesn't mean you have …

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Swanee Bites: Pimento Cheese Straws

For a Georgia chef, the only thing better than a cheese straw is one stuffed with pimento cheese<p>Wager money on this: Few chefs have thought more about how to make a great cheese straw than Mimi Maumus, who runs home.made, a restaurant and catering business in Athens, Georgia.<p>Maumus has been …

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DIY Mother's Day gifts: Martha Stewart shares her easy last-minute ideas

What better way to show mom you care this Mother's Day than with a homemade gift from the heart? With the big day just 48 hours away, Martha Stewart shares some last-minute DIY gift ideas mom will love.<p>Splattered pom pom flowers<p>Sick of spending money on flowers? Try Martha's Splattered Pom Pom …

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Here’s How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It’s been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?<p>Recently the <i>New York Times</i> reported on a Finnish study published in the <i>Journal of Physiology</i> that found, as long thought, that physical exercise could have a positive …

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7 unexpected uses for toothpaste

Paper Fun: Easy Origami Butterflies

Need a quick craft break? Fold a colorful origami butterfly or two!<p>Ready to take a creative time-out? Grab a few squares of paper, then head on over to Red Ted Art to learn how to fold your own easy origami butterflies.

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17 Next-Level Pecan Pie Recipes Your Friendsgiving Needs

Pumpkin pie might take the cake for the most popular fall dessert, but pecan pie is definitely a close second. (So close, in fact, that M&M’s added it to their flavor repertoire!) If you already have the classic pecan pie recipe down to a science, take things to the next level with these recipes. …

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7 Cleaning Hacks For The Clean Freak In You

The Best Paper Airplane: How to Make a Paper Airplane | The Art of Manliness

There are many skills fathers should pass on to their children: how to ride a bike, how to skip a stone, and of course, how to make a paper airplane. …

Kitchen Hacks: How to cut a lime to get all the juice

Quick and Easy Minion Bookmark Craft for Kids

I’m so excited about this Minion bookmark craft! (I know. I say that about all my projects. I guess crafting just makes me happy!) These bookmarks …

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The Best Thing You Can Do For Your Old Sofa For $40

Around here, we love coming across ways to get a little more mileage out of our well-loved basics. So when I came across a genius idea about how to …

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How to Tell an Enchanting Story

"Please tell me a made-up story, Tutu," my wee granddaughter begs as I close her picture book and tuck her into bed. I mentally scramble for an image and suddenly a little old lady pops into my imagination.<p>"Here's one," I say, much to her delight. Then I begin the spontaneous tale of a sad older …

How to Sew a Button 2 Different Ways

There are two methods that will help keep a button in place longer, with a minimum of tangled thread and wrinkled fabric: the shank technique, which is better suited to heavier textiles, and the flat technique, preferable for thin or delicate fabrics. Here, we provide the step-by-step guide on how …

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Organization Inspiration: Store Ribbon Scraps on Clothespins

Have ribbon scraps in your craft stash? Clothespins make great bobbins for pretty project leftovers!<p>Keep your crafting space clutter-free! Store those extra ribbon scraps on peg-style clothespins for easy, tangle-free access with this smart organization tip from Katie at The Casual Craftlete.

“Prayer Works” and 2 Other Things Christians Should STOP Saying Now

Jesus did explain to us that the Spirit is a Person and moves freely. The Holy Spirit is bigger than our emotions and not subject to our editorial …

5 Things You Should Know About Rick Perry

<i>This post has been updated to note that Perry has entered the 2016 presidential race.</i><p>Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry released a video Thursday morning strongly suggesting that he's running again for president. The video ends with a "Perry President" logo and notes that it is "Paid for by Perry for …

5 Things You Should Know About Lindsey Graham

<b>This post has been updated to note that Graham has now officially gotten into the race for president.</b><p>South Carolina Sen. Lindsay Graham officially announced that he is getting into the presidential race Monday morning in Central, S.C., the small upstate town where he was raised. Graham, 59, is the …

5 Things You Should Know About George Pataki

<b>This post has been updated to reflect that Pataki is officially running.</b><p>George Pataki announced his presidential candidacy in Exeter, N.H., on Thursday. He's the eighth official Republican entrant in the 2016 race for the White House. The field is expected to double over the next couple of months. …