TravelIntelligent Travel Set down the camera, pick up a paintbrush, and create lasting memories. I’ve been sketching my way around the world for five years now, and I can safely say the practice has forever
Sughra Hussainy makes her own watercolors — which she uses to paint intricate miniatures in the traditional Persian and Afghan styles. Her favorite hue is blue — made from powdered lapis lazuli gemstones.
One way to stamp your personality on the garden is with containers. But large, striking containers can be very expensive. Especially if, like me, you enjoy using bold runs of big pots to show off special
fastcocreate.com - About the author Jennifer Miller is the author of The Year of the Gadfly (Harcourt, 2012) and Inheriting The Holy Land (Ballantine, 2005). She's a regular contributor to Co.Create. More
While coloring books for adults are something of a trend, there's another artistic outlet that requires even less effort than colored pencils and markers. It may have more benefits, to boot. Doodling the
Stephen King is one of the most prolific and commercially successful authors of the past half century, with more than 70 books of horror, science fiction, and fantasy to his name. Estimates put the total
It's so easy to get stuck in ruts and fall into habitual patterns with your work. Even the most creative and prolific people struggle with this from time to time. That's when it can be helpful to have
Life as a professional writer is financially depressing, and I’ve often been advised to self-publish. Here’s why I won’t do it A few days ago, I wrote a piece on my blog exploding the myth of the rich
Every morning before his shift, Edwin Raymond, a 30-year-old officer in the New York Police Department, ties up his long dreadlocks so they won’t brush against his collar, as the job requires. On Dec.
UnitedHealth Group, the country's largest private health insurer, has discovered that sick people tend to go to the doctor. And that means bills to pay. And that's bad for the company's bottom line. So
Sequenced genome of boy who was sacrificed by the Inca 500 years ago points to extent of genetic diversity in the Andes before the Spanish arrived Archaeologists and geneticists have sequenced the genome
We had high hopes and big dreams for these foods, but we've never used them (and probably never will). We've all been there: You go on a rad vacation to a far-flung country or take a road trip around Deep