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Ten tips to help our daughters change the world

<b>1. Think Stella Creasy, not Margaret Thatcher</b><p>Creasy is the face of the future. One distinguishing feature of the new wave of politically active women is their informality, the dropping of a stiff public mask. Rowenna Davis, 28, is the prospective Labour MP for Southampton Itchen. Young women, she …

How to Be Wildly Successful

It was a problem I'd never anticipated: My brainy daughter was having trouble in school. Katie began teaching herself to read at 15 months and tested …

Self-improvement

Are You On the Right Course?

A couple of years ago, pretty much everyone I know became a huge fan of the television series <i>Heroes</i>. The show's premise is that people all over the …

Comic Books

How to Set Up a Basic Productivity System

There are tons of productivity systems available for you to use, and for those who are just getting started in their quest to have a better handle on their tasks, projects, and goals it can be quite…daunting. This post will show you how to set up a a basic personal productivity system that will …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

5 Natural DIY Recipes for Cleaning, Polishing & Restoring Wood

Those beloved-but-worn salad bowls? The slightly scratched teak table you scored at an antique fair? Your 90-year-old wood floors? Make them shiny …

Cleaning

How to: Make a DIY Wooden Cabinet from Upcycled Flooring Scraps

For any DIY enthusiast, the clearance bin at the DIY store is a regular stop. This project, the Oddstock Floored Wardrobe was designed and built to …

Woodworking

5 Smoothies That Make You Look and Feel Awesome

Make one of these tasty health-boosters today<p>If you aren't a smoothie addict already, you will be after you try these recipes. And if you're already harboring a serious smoothie habit? There are just two words for you: You're welcome.<p><b>Matcha Green Tea Frappe</b> <br>Matcha green tea is loaded with …

Shoot

With a toddler, an on-again marriage, a major beauty contract, and massive Top 40 success, is it possible Pink has left the whole bad-girl routine behind? No. No, it is not. Read...

Miuccia Prada's Stunning Sketches for The Great Gatsby

Miuccia Prada has teamed up with The Great Gatsby director Baz Luhrmann and costume designer Catherine Martin to create a collection of more than 40 Miu Miu and Prada cocktail and evening dresses.<p>Miuccia Prada has teamed up with <i>The Great Gatsby</i> director Baz Luhrmann and costume designer Catherine …

Design Inspiration Revelation: Let's Call It "Google Decorate"

You probably think you are pretty good at making inspiration boards. You spend a lot of time browsing design blogs. You've got a good eye. But …

Image Search

The Great Gatsby's Catherine Martin Gives Us a Tour of the Fitzgerald Suite

This morning, we were treated to an intimate tour of The Fitzgerald Suite in The Plaza Hotel, which serves as an important backdrop to many iconic scenes in the upcoming Baz Luhrmann adaptation of The Great Gatsby. Catherine Martin — the film's award-winning costume and set designer — led us …

Fatigue Facts: 5 Things That Make You Tired

Your extreme fatigue might be coming from one of these energy suckers

Field of Gold...... #nofilter