Jenni Sexton Ballard

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This 2-Step DIY Tote Is The Most Genius Use For Old T-Shirts

No sewing required!<p>When a closet clean-out leaves you with a pile of old T-shirts, use this simple trick to (almost instantly) turn them into super-sturdy, re-usable tote bags.<p>DaveHax explains the no-sew, 2-step strategy: Cut off the T-shirt sleeves and neck, and tie the bottom for a tote that can …

Bang Bang Shrimp

Bang Bang Shrimp from Eclectic Recipes• 1 lb peeled and de-viened shrimp<br>• 1 cup corn starch<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon pepper<br>• 1/2 cup mayonnaise<br>• 1/4 cup …

Lenin Statue Turned Into Darth Vader In Odessa, Ukraine

A statue of Lenin in Odessa, Ukraine, that was scheduled for “decommunization” by president Petro Poroshenko has found new life as a monument to …

Darth Vader

11 Creative DIY Projects Using Paint Chips

<i>By: Mady Dahlstrom, Content Editor for Porch.com</i><p>For those of you who are DIY-obsessed and crafty home remodelers, we can bet you have a stack of paint chips hidden in the back of a drawer or closet at home. If not, you can always hit up your local hardware store to pick out your favorite colors. …

25 Genius Hacks That Make Having A Dog So Much Easier

If your dog eats too fast, there's a hack for that.

If you're feeling sad, just watch this teeny kitten learn to drink water

Look guys, drinking water can be hard, especially when you’re a cat. I know this as a fact, because my own cat — French Fry — has to spill the entire …

How to Make Beautiful No-Sew Rope Bowls

In need of a playful pop of color in your kitchen and not sure where to start? We’ve been admiring the beautiful rope bowls that are dominating the cozy kitchenware scene, so we decided to make a no-sew DIY version that anyone can make at home. Take the plunge into the world of dip-dying with the …

Popsicle

11 Exercises That Will Make Your Abs Cry

That stronger core you've always wanted? Just learn these moves and do them regularly.<p>No one doesn't want a stronger core. That's why BuzzFeed Life asked Rob Sulaver, C.S.C.S, personal trainer and founder of Bandana Training, to tell us his favorite exercises for building better abs. He came up …

The 42 Definitively Cutest DIY Projects Of All Time

There's a reason why kawaii rhymes with DIY.

Celebs On the Catwalk in Paris

Watch President Obama Read All Of The Mean Tweets People Have Posted About Him On ‘Kimmel’

Jimmy Kimmel has come through to provide one of the best entries in the Mean Tweets series to this point. President Obama gets an entire segment to read all of the mean crap that people have posted to Twitter about him (minus the more hateful comments, I’m sure).<p>At this point in his presidency, …

Jimmy Kimmel

27 Things You Probably Never Noticed In "Grease"

Rizzo's side-eye is the original side-eye.

DIY Jewelry: Wire-Wrapped Tree of Life Pendant

Want to completely blow the minds of your non-crafty pals? Make your own impressive—but totally doable—wire-wrapped tree of life pendant!<p>I don’t make jewelry very often, and when I saw this amazing wire-wrapped tree of life pendant from Natalie at Doodlecraft, I’ll admit that I was kind of …

This Company Makes Exact Plush Toy Copies Of Your Pets

The Cuddle Clones toy company makes custom plush-toy replicas of pets from photos sent in by their clients.<p>The company’s founder, Jennifer Graham, …

Pets

DIY No-Sew Duct Tape Bag

<b>155</b> Flares <b>155</b> Flares ×<p>Hi I’m Tasya from <b>My House and Home</b> and I am here to share one of my most popular posts! The No-sew duct tape bag!<p>I am seriously …

18 One-Pan Breakfast Recipes That Will Send You to the Strata-sphere

Alright, show of hands. Who out there loves bread, brunch and basically all things indulgent? Looks like just about everyone. This means you <i>definitely</i> need some strata in your life. These 18 eggy, cheesy and sometimes meaty bread puddings stir together all of the usual breakfast table suspects into …

Make Your Own Cardboard Robot

Goodbye, clunky metal robots. A neat new ‘bot from a German robotics design studio is a DIY affair that lets any Maker with an X-Acto knife slap together a programmable, moving machine.<p>ZURI’s exterior structure is just paper and cardboard, and can be assembled with a few basic tools, like a ruler, …

Robotics

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Happiness

How Do Kissing, Snoring And Other Things Sound In Different Languages?

Some time ago we shared a collection of posters showing “How Animals Sound In Different Languages” by James Chapman. Luckily, this young English …

How to make Alcohol Ink Dyed Coasters

Guest Post: Alcohol Ink Dyed Coasters<p>13. Aug. 2012<br>• /<br>• 69 Comments<p><b>Time</b>: 2 Hours including dry time <b><br>Materials:</b> Ceramic tiles, alcohol ink (try …

Alcohol

15 Ways to Eat Nutella Before the Nutella Apocalypse Happens

Not to be the bearer of bad news, but. . .you guys. Nutella is in trouble. The luxuriously creamy chocolate-hazelnut spread we use to make bananas …

Frugal Friday Episode I: Laundry Bombs

Welcome to the first Frugal Friday post! I am so excited to share this series with you!<p>If you've not read my previous post, then I'll quickly share …

12 DIY Projects & Crafts So Cute You’ll Want to Eat Them All Up

(Image credit: Instructables)<p>Get ready for tiny things, baby animals and all manner of cuteness. Don't resist — it's futile on a Friday afternoon. …

Save Time in the Kitchen

Getting dinner on the table every night isn't easy -- there's planning, shopping, and cooking, not to mention clean-up -- but that doesn't mean it has to take up hours of your time each day. Here's how to streamline your routine so you spend less time in the kitchen, and more time with your family.

Fox News Advises Women To Ditch Feminism, Offers Tips To ‘Keep Your Husband Happy’

“When did it happen when men and husbands became doormats?” Fox & Friends co-host Steve Doocy asked a guest on Monday morning in a segment Fox News …

Top 33 Most Creative Camping DIY Projects and Clever Ideas - DIY & Crafts

Going on a camping trip is such an exciting adventure. Getting back to nature can be very refreshing and spending time in the great outdoors, away …

Crafting