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7 Survival Life Hacks That Could Save Your Life

Valspar's 2016 Paint Colors of the Year Offer a Palette for Every Mood

Plus, they reveal perfect white shade to go with each hue.<p>Why choose one color of the year when you can choose a couple dozen? Benjamin Moore might have declared 2016 the year of "the absence of color," but the color experts at Valspar think that next year's trends will showcase many hues in the …

This App Turns Your Photos Into a Coloring Book

And also a fun finger-painting game. Allow us to explain.<p>By now, you've likely noticed the "adult coloring book" trend. Beautifully hand-drawn pages (like the ones found in <i>Cities Fantastic</i> or <i>Secret Garden)</i> aren't just meant to be lovely coffee table books, but can also help relieve that five-letter …

The 25 Coolest Hacks for All Your Favorite IKEA Products

We found the most creative ideas for the retailer's most iconic items (how many do you own?).<p>Make the best use of IKEA's put-it-together-yourself furniture to create unique storage ideas and home decor.

IKEA

Your Never-to-Do List: How You’re Wasting Time Every Single Day

1 of 10<p>To Do, or Not to Do?<p>Chances are, your to-do list is several pages long — and growing! But what about your “never-to-do” list — a list of time- …

How to Migrate from Evernote to OneNote, and Why You Should

Heard good things about Microsoft OneNote, but feel like you’re in too deep with Evernote to make the switch? You can migrate your data relatively …

29 Creative DIY Room Dividers For Open Space Plans

Shares 125<p>[tps_header]A open space plan is highly sought after these days, but a clear view of <i>everything</i> in your home isn’t always a great thing. You …

Living Rooms

8 Mind Bending Optical Illusions by Erik Johansson

These images by Swedish photographer, artist, and Photoshop genius Erik Johansson are anything but ordinary. What at first appears to be a room, …

101 quotes on success from some of the world's most accomplished people

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

Hidden Dangers of Push-Button Start

In a striking example of the law of unintended consequences, a popular automotive convenience feature, push-button start, can lead to accidental …

Federal Register

How to start an interesting conversation with anyone

Stop making people think and start making them feel.Gvahim/Flickr<i>How can I start an interesting conversation?​ originally appeared as a question on Quora. Below we are republishing an answer from Julian Reisinger, founder of Love Life Solved.</i><p>The most interesting conversations aren't about news, or …

Horseback

18 Maps That Will Change How You See The World

Including some disturbing news for America.<p>BuzzFeed is attempting to track down and embed all the original creators featured in this article. Please contact tom.chivers@buzzfeed.com.

7 Best Anti-Aging Beauty Secrets

Photo credit: Fuse/Thinkstock<p><i>"I want to look older."</i><p>Said no one ever (no one over 20, that is).<p>Six weeks after my daughter was born, I saw them. Lines! Crow's feet! When did that happen? Of course, I'm proud of the life experiences that brought these lines. But that doesn't mean I won't put up a</i> …

Skin Care

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

Success is not an act; it is a slow process that involves growth, change and failure. It involves all aspects of your life, from how you manage your …

A Mascara Expert Sets the Record Straight

<i>We're all a little eye-makeup obsessed around here, right? So imagine our delight when we got an email from Cindy Lin, an ITG reader who</i> also <i>happens</i> …

What is Transcendental Meditation and Why You Should Care

<b>This meditation will increase your productivity, better your health and enrich your personality.</b><p>Meditation changed my life.<p>I have been meditating for …

The Coolest New Beauty Products to Have on Your Radar

From Louboutin lipsticks to micellar face wipes.<p>Instagram is nothing if not a place that gives us <i>major</i> makeup bag envy—and, silver lining, it always keeps our beauty game in check. Here, we've scanned our feeds to deliver the latest, most-coveted makeup, hair, and skincare essentials for your …

Estée Lauder

How student pulled off porn prank

Sitting smack bang in the middle of the packed lecture theatre at a Sydney university, the ‘student’ can be seen watching his laptop intently but for …

Pranks

24 Quotes About Kindness That Will Inspire You to Make a Difference and Be Happy | Inc.com

There are a myriad of things the world could benefit from having more of. Kindness is one of them. When you are a kind person, you're not only helping others, you are helping yourself, too. There's substantial scientific evidence that being kind makes you -- and others around you -- happy.<p>In a …

Happiness

Clematis for Hanging Baskets

<b>How To Grow Clematis In Hanging Planters: An Interview with Ray Evison.</b><p>World famous clematis grower and breeder Ray Evison is well-known for his …

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint - My Tips

Ooooh, I’m so excited! We get to talk about my favorite subjects this morning – <i>painting furniture</i> & <i>Annie Sloan Chalk Paint</i>.<p>This post has been a <i>long</i> …

Build A Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5,000

These beautiful, functional, and durable arched cabins are an easy and inexpensive way to create your own dream cabin or vacation home. You can also …

Palette & Paints: Coastline-Inspired Blues

How to bottle up the ocean’s cool, tranquil blues and bring them home with us? Consider painting a ceiling, accent wall, or whole room. Here are …

Front garden guide: Design ideas to suit terraced, semi-detached and detached houses

<b>Create a warm welcome to your home and neighbourhood by making the most of your front garden.</b><p>Even before your house comes into view, visitors will …

IKEA Hacks that Look Like a Million Bucks

(Image credit: The Makerista)<p>One of our favorite things about IKEA is the ingenious upgrades these simple designs inspire. You might never guess, if …

Hacking

Upcycled Awesomeness: DIY Soda Bottle Jet Pack for Kids

You might want to change your name to Super Mom/Super Dad, because you’re about to become your kid’s hero. Take playtime to the next level (er, altitude?) with an amazing DIY soda bottle jet pack!<p>I would’ve been thrilled to find a jet pack in the costume box when I was a kid, and I can think …

11 Dangerous Trees You Should Never Plant in Your Yard

Some trees are more trouble than they’re worth. Before you head to a nursery, see our slideshow. Then, see even more trees readers hate.<p><b>1. Silver</b> …

Landscaping

Advice to a New Gardener | 15 things you should know before digging in

This year I'm taking on a second plot at my allotment (community garden) which means double the work, at least for the time being. My second plot has …

Gardening