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101 Awesome Weekend DIY Projects to Bookmark!

1 Comments<p>We've collected literally hundreds of weekend project ideas over the years. The talent is endless, and we think we've found the cream of …

Crafting

4 Moves for Insanely Toned Abs (#NoFilter)

Get ready for your bikini closeup on Instagram, all summer long<p>This total-body strength routine works overtime to firm your core by challenging your stability. The result? An effective sweat session we don't mind doing in the heat! Perform three sets on nonconsecutive days three times a week.

How To Make DIY Instant Noodle Cups

(Image credit: Emma Christensen)<p>I think I can skip the sales pitch here and get right down to brass tacks, yes? I love noodle cups. You love noodle …

Food Preservation

28 Ways to Hack, Update and Repurpose Thrift Store Finds

Oh, the thrift shop. It’s been a friend of ours since junior high when we realized that vintage/retro things might actually be cooler than new ones. For a lot of DIY enthusiasts, making updates to thrift store finds is what helped them catch the creative bug, especially when on a budget. The act of …

Crafting

The most cost effective 10 DIY Back garden Projects That Any person Can Make

You’ve very little place in your property and don’t understand what to try and do with it. With little effort you could change it right into a snug …

27 DIY Paper Toilet Roll Crafts That Will Beautify Your Walls

In our home we posses multiple DIY craft resources that we fail to notice every day, always throwing them away instead of using them creatively, …

Chemicals

14 DIY ideas for your garden decoration

Use old tools instead of new furniture when you are decorating your garden so you can both make a profit and catch a creative image. Here’s 14 …

How to Make DIY Summer Rolls

We’re about to share something that is going to make a lot of Vietnamese restaurants very nervous: Summer rolls (or gỏi cuốn) are easier to make at …

Seafood

You Have to See the Baby Photo Blake Lively Just Posted

Nope, Blake Lively still hasn’t posted a picture of her daughter, James. But the baby pic the actress just shared on Instagram will certainly hold us over until then — and spawn some serious pop culture nostalgia in the meantime. Behold: a wide-eyed baby Blake in the loving clutches of her big …

Blake Lively

25 Eco-Chic Ideas for Your Home

Grouped together on a tray and filled with leaves and flowers, weathered bottles and jars make an easy table dressing. "In quantity, simple vessels …

Crafting

31 Creative Ways to Reuse Plastic Bottles

I like to think I’m pretty conscientious when it comes to avoiding unnecessary waste in my home, but no matter how hard I try to avoid plastic, I …

Pollution

'I Spy DIY' joins Mashable on Pinterest to bring you all the crafts you need

Get your paint brushes, washi tape and glitter ready — it's DIY time!<p>This week, DIY all-star Jenni Radosevich from <i>I Spy DIY</i> joins <i>Mashable</i> on …

38 Anthropologie Hacks

Ever walk around Anthropologie and think "I could make this stuff myself for so much cheaper"? Here's how you can!

14 Inventive Ways to Give Away Leftovers

Without a doubt, the best part of the holidays is the food. Thanks to T-Day, Christmas, Hanukkah and New Years, we’ve got two solid months of delicious feasting heading our way. But all that entertaining means there will be leftovers. And sometimes those leftovers need to be sent home with your …

Chemicals

No Time For The Gym? Do These Effective Desk Stretches Instead

For people who don't have time to exercise due to a busy schedule, here are useful desk stretches that can keep you healthy.

11 Bathroom DIYs That Take One Hour or Less

Have a spare hour and a boring bathroom? These 11 quick DIYs will fill the time—and your space.<p>Want to spruce up your bathroom, but don't have the time for elaborate projects (or budget for the renovation you've always dreamed of?) Don't worry. Tackling a DIY project may seem like a huge endeavor, …

National Geographic Travel

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Tiny Gardens: 66 Square Feet for Alpine Strawberries in NYC

October…strawberries? That would have surprised me, too, before I grew them myself on a tiny terrace in New York City.<p>Read on for step-by-step …

What You Actually Need to Pack No-Waste, Eco-Friendly School Lunches

<i>A simple guide to packing a no-waste lunch: what you really need and what you don’t.</i><p>No-Waste School Lunch Necessities<p>Walking through the aisles of …

Healthy Eating

15 Minute Workout: Build a Hotter Bod in 3... 2... 1!

Exercise 1 Thruster<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand just above your shoulders, palms facing in, then sit your hips back and bend your knees until your thighs are parallel to the floor <b>(A)</b>. Push through your heels to stand, pressing the weights overhead <b>(B)</b>. Return to start; that's one rep.<p>Exercise 2 …

15 Stunning Hyper Realistic Artworks That Look Like Photographs

Now you might think you're eyes are deceiving you, such is the sheer level of skill on display, but the following images aren't photographs at …

24 Awesome Furniture Design Ideas For Cat Lovers | Architecture & Design

Posted By MMK on Aug 17, 2014<p>Seeing as today (August 8th) International Cat Day is passed so we figured that many cat owners might want to get their …

Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches<p>Sayonara, situps! Kick your abs workout into overdrive by trying one of these killer tummy-toning moves.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that …

How to Make Your Own Ice Cream—without an Ice Cream Maker!

Here's the incredibly yummy recipe:<p><b>INGREDIENTS:</b> <br>2 avocados<br>3 limes<br>3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk<br>3/4 cup reduced-fat milk<p><b>INSTRUCTIONS:</b> <br>1. Pit and peel the avocados. Add them to the blender, with the milk.<br>2. Zest 2 of the limes into the blender.<br>3. Juice all 3 of the limes.<br>4. Blend.<br>5. Spread the …

12 Momofuku-Inspired Recipes to Whip Up in Your Kitchen

David Chang and Christina Tosi are the dream team behind the success of the Momofuku empire. We have these two chefs to thank for introducing Korean food to the mainstream and for creating such outrageous desserts as cereal milk soft serve and crack pie. Scroll through these 12 Momofuku-inspired …

Dessert

18 Updos for Curly-Haired Girls

When the world is fawning over straight hair and beachy waves, we know it can be hard to rock your natural curls with confidence. But you were never one to blend into the crowd, were you? So ditch the flat irons and embrace your kinks and coils. It’s time to get inspired by 18 of our favorite curly …

Hairstyling