Jennifer Lee Abell

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Holiday Gift Guide 2012: Science, Tech, Engineering & Math (STEM) Toys for Kids

People give all manner of toys as gifts during the holidays. Some are big hits, others flop. I think the best ones are fun and stimulating while at the same time teaching a skill or concept. In that spirit, here are some toys that fall under the broad umbrella of STEM (science, technology, …

DIY Finger-Knitted Scarf

'Doctor Who' Anniversary Special Releases Two Trailers (Video)

"The Day of the Doctor" premieres on Nov. 23.<p>The doctors are in the house.<p>The BBC has unveiled two new trailers for <i>T</i><i>he Day of the Doctor</i>, the …

Pop Culture: Entertainment and Celebrity News, Photos & Videos

Entertainment and celebrity news, interviews, photos and videos from TODAY<p>Priyanka Chopra opens up about losing role because of her skin color<p>The …

Make a Slice of Cake Postcard

Imagine the look of delight and astonishment on someone’s face when they open their mailbox and pull out a slice of cake! Yes, that’s right, these …

5 Mini-Meals That Kids will Love

From chicken pot pie to broccoli casserole, tots will love these perfectly portioned riffs on family favorites<p>Michael Kraus<p>Prepare boxed pancake mix …

40 Indicators That You're Most Definitely a Parent

After writing about the secret language of moms, it dawned on me that there are so many unique qualities that we share as parents -- and they literally set us apart from every other life force on Earth.<p>So, here you have 'em -- the 40 signs that you are definitely a mom or dad. Folks, you know …

Makeup Artist Transforms Women in Stunning Before and After Photos

Russian hair and makeup artist Vadim Andreev shows what a little (ok, maybe a lot) of hair and makeup can do. While we've featured our fair share of artists on My Modern Met, this is one of the few times where we've shined the spotlight on a makeup artist. Using only cosmetics, and not any post …

Art

fudgy chocolate sheet cake

My son’s first birthday cake was a banana cake with fudge frosting and it was shaped like a monkey with a mini-monkey smash cake. Because he loved …

Style: Fashion Trends, Beauty Tips, Hairstyles & Celebrity Style News

It's also an Allure 2017 Best of Beauty Award winner.<p>Bobbie Thomas fills us in on her favorite foundational pieces!<p>Jonah Hill got a tattoo of younger …

How-To: Pirate Pie

Legend of the Instructables seas Mikeasaurus created this swashbucklin’ Pirate Pie tutorial consisting of a ship-shaped meat pie in a sea of savory gravy straight out of Davey Jones’ kitchen!

Food

Make Coffee Filter Cupcakes

For all the times I have observed that coffee filters resemble giant cupcake liners, I can’t believe I never thought to actually try baking in them! …

Triple Berry Spinach Smoothies | Kitchen Explorers | PBS Parents

How-To: Build a Ball Pit on Your Porch

Hopefully at this point, everyone is in the middle of a long holiday weekend — or at the very least, starting a normal-sized weekend. Sure, the fireworks may be over, but why not keep the celebration going by building a ball pit for your porch? Toronto’s <b>Kevin James Hunt</b> did that very thing, and he …

Fireworks

Mix and Match July 4th Party Menu

The Party Starter (Watermelon Tequila Cocktail)<p>This refreshing watermelon cocktail is a pure taste of summer. For a nonalcoholic version, skip the …

5 refreshing frozen cocktails on a stick

Combine 2 summertime treats into something we like to call 'poptails.'<p>Tequila and fresh fruit is always a great combo. Mix with honeydew, watermelon …

7 Cool DIYs for Your Old Jeans

Are you trying to find ways to repurpose jeans? Here are 7 DIYs on “Babble“; so scroll through the ideas that take you to the crafters blogs for the …

Ninja Stress Balls

Shares 2<p>Make your own ninja stress balls using balloons, flour, and a baggie! They’re inexpensive, fun and easy to make – perfect for gifts or party …

Ninja

rhubarb cream cheese hand pies

A few weeks ago, I retold the sad tale of the late rhubarb meringue tart that met its end when it slid off the plate and managed to coat nearly every …

Meal on Wheels

A fun meal for a picnic or any type of racing party theme. A no mess meal that’s sure to bring giggles and grins to the table.<p>Get the instructions …

DIY Natural Cough Drops

Once again I have been hit with a cold/flu thing. This time it has gone right to my throat and left me unable to shout at the kids which means they …

How to make Tunisian Simple Stitch Crochet in the Round

Bombshell Swimsuit sewing pattern

Just yesterday I went shopping for a new bathing suit. I had picked one out online and trekked out to the local retail store to try it on, only to …

I can usually work out if I’m going to like a song after a few seconds, and all of the songs on the list today caught me straight away! O…

I can usually work out if I’m going to like a song after a few seconds, and all of the songs on the list today caught me straight away! One of my new favourite singers at the moment is Lorde. That chick is <b>sixteen</b> years old! So much talent. Enjoy xxoo<p><i>update: The Woodkid link is fixed!</i>

Tutorial: Make a sock worm from old tights

Karin from Pysselbolaget shows how to make a worm softie out of a pair of tights. You’ll need to use the thicker tights that are more like sock …