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7 ways to finally end robocalls

Robocalls are the worst. That phony voice. The unstoppable message. At least you can get sassy with a telemarketer. Some robocalls are so convincing that you think you’re talking with an actual person, and they’re even programmed to respond to your voice.<p>Thanks in large part to advancing …

Identity Theft

DNA basics for a sound foundation

<i>Building a sturdy genetic genealogy house</i>If we want to build a sturdy house, we have to have a sound foundation.It’s that sound foundation on which …

Genealogy

Timeless living room design with solid wooden coffee table - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

100 Beautiful Living Rooms to Nurture Your Home’s Tranquility ← Back to article<p>100 Beautiful Living Rooms to Nurture Your Home’s Tranquility<p>Timeless …

10 Surprising Places to Get Cheap Home Goods, According to Interior Design Experts

Not including IKEA or Target.<p>Sick of your IKEA bookcase and Target sheets, but don’t quite have the budget to splurge on more expensive furnishings? …

DIY Etched Glass Tutorial

Awhile back on Pinterest, I saw this idea for etching glass and immediately repinned it to my "DIY--Things to Make" Pinterest Board. It looked like a …

DIY

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PaperPort Alternatives

by Alex Gardner<p>Digitizing software, like Nuance’s PaperPort, works with a scanner to digitize paper documents or photographs into a format readable …

Early Spring.

40 Absolutely Delicious Easter Desserts

The refreshing flavors of spring star in these impressive confections.<p>From extra-large, sugary cinnamon buns to Victoria sponge cake with limoncello and balsamic strawberries (try to say that three times fast), these Easter treats are fit for celebrating all day long.

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

Entertainment

How to Insulate a Garage Door

Garage door insulation can make your life warmer, cooler, and quieter. It lowers energy bills, acts as a barrier between you and street noise, and …

DIY Snow Globes Using Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights

Carving Rocks with a Dremel

There is something very gratifying about carving into a rock. This project was kind of therapeutic. I was thinking I’d carve some words into rocks …

How to Make Homemade Curry Paste

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: To make your Thai food fresher, spicier, and more vibrant, start with a batch of Megan Scott of The Joy Kitchen's homemade curry paste.</i><p>When I …

Curries

Beautiful DIY Sea Glass Tray

If you dream of summer coming, sun, sea and relax and want to feel it in every single detail, you can make a thing that would remind you of all this. …

How to build a TV frame {Tutorial}

I love me a good knock off, so when my good friend Lindsay from Makely invited me to be a part of Knocktoberfest 2013, I was <b>stoked.</b> So if you are …

The Inside Story of the Civil War for the Soul of NBC News

Brian Williams’s fabrication was just the latest, and worst, of the debacles that have plagued NBC News since NBCUniversal was bought by Comcast in 2011. Who is to blame?<p>On the afternoon of Wednesday, February 4, the beleaguered head of NBC News, 47-year-old Deborah Turness, dropped into a chair in …

Journalism

This Clever Duvet Cover Trick is Going to Change Your Life

The "duvet burrito" makes changing your cover SO much easier.<p>Nothing says frustrating like trying to put on a duvet cover by yourself. In a world of iPhones, robo-vacuums, and all sorts of tech gadgets, you'd think we would have found a simpler solution to this cumbersome housekeeping task by now. …

15 Low-Carb Dinners You Can Make in an Hour (or Less!)

Most nights, we’re looking to get dinner on the table fast. But that doesn’t mean we’re willing to abandon any healthy-eating resolutions. Happily, with these 15 low-carb dishes, neither end needs to be sacrificed. Each of these delicious dinners is ready in less than an hour, so you’ll be digging …

7 Ways to Permanently Banish Belly Fat

Sixty-nine percent of Americans adults are overweight, and over 35 percent are obese. Obesity increases your risk for numerous conditions including heart disease, stroke, Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and cancer.<p>Sadly, about 3.4 million adults die each year from being overweight or obese. …

Spotlight: Personal Growth Expert Fabio Angeleri

MagMaker / February 9, 2015<p><b>My name is</b> Fabio Angeleri and <b>my medium is</b> personal growth.<p><b>My love of</b> meditation started when I was around 22 during very …

7 Books That Will Violently Shift Your Perspectives

<b>Once in a while a book comes along that rocks your world so hard that you’re never quite the same after. Here are 7 of those books, ordered by how</b> …

Where Itching Comes From

The science behind what makes people scratch<p>Semanza lived in the Rukungiri region of rural Uganda. He suffered such unbearable itching that continuous scratching with his fingernails did not afford him even temporary relief. His solution was to break a clay pot and use the rough edge of one of its …

a little cozy goes a long way (and a hand warmer DIY)

By onJanuary 10, 2013 in MAKE<p>i’m not a super mom. in fact, i’m pretty sure it’s an oxymoron or the opposite of a double negative, or something that …

Sewing

Biscoff and White Chocolate Saltine Toffee

<i>Did you know you can make toffee with Saltine crackers? Well, you can, and with a mix of brown sugar, Biscoff, and white chocolate, this easy sweet</i> …

Dessert

Personalized Glass Cutting Board~DIY - A Thrifty Mom - Recipes, Crafts, DIY and more

<b>Personalized Glass Cutting Board~DIY</b><p>Holiday time is right around the corner. Time to start thinking about giving gifts. Giving something personal …

5 Ways To A Simply Stylish Christmas - Fairy Lights & Fun

With only two months left on the calendar until Christmas, its time to start thinking about how to outdo the neighbours and impress the in-laws with …

TIP TUESDAY #29 // How to mix fonts

One of my most favorite things about graphic design is typography, mixing letters and arranging text into an art form.<p><i>noun</i><p>noun: <b>typography</b><p><b>1</b>.<p>the style …

The 50 Best Self-Help Books of 2014

Self-help books cover topics ranging from business, to relationships, to creativity and peace. It’s a lot to cover in one ranking, but below we’ve …

Self-improvement