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L.A.'s First Medical Marijuana Farmers Market Is Exactly What It Sounds Like

<i>Medical marijuana (Photo by Jonathan Alcorn via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr)</i><p>This 4th of July weekend will see Los Angeles' first medical …

These 4 Page Turners Are This Year's New Beach Reads

Beach season is upon us. So while packing your beach tote with SPF and a floppy hat, you'll want to toss in a great summer read, too. We studied last …

12 New Books You Need To Read This Summer

New York Public Library Senior Librarian Christopher Daigle helped us curate a list of 12 books, published in the last year or so, that will make the perfect companion to the beach, the pool, and anywhere else you find yourself this summer season.

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Consider mass fluoridation of water, says health body

<b>Adding fluoride to water should be considered by councils in England to improve dental health, the government's public health advisory body says.</b><p>Public Health England urged councils to act after reviewing the impact of water fluoridation on children in areas where it has been introduced.<p>About 6m …

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Tufted Picture Frame Headboard | Vintage Revivals

<b>Tufted Picture Frame Headboard</b> | <i>Vintage Revivals</i><p>I first saw this amazing room in HGTV Magazine and fell in love - the wall, the giant pom pom throw, that amazing headboard! Then I saw it pop up in my Pintrest feed and was so excited to see VR put up a DIY on how to make the headboard! It’s actually really easy to create - check out second hand stores for big picture frames or even pictures with great frames. There’s also tutorials on how to re-create the wall, the ombre paint and the bedside …

DIY Nesting Rope Bowls in Under 10 Minutes

Got keys, loose change, and other odds and ends in desperate need of a stylish handmade home? We thought so. That’s why we took it upon ourselves to hack our own set of nesting bowls or baskets… using nothing but rope and hot glue!<p><b>Materials:</b> <br>– rope<p>– hot glue<p><b>Tools:</b> <br>– scissors<p>– hot glue gun<p>We found …

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How to Run a Successful Blog, as Illustrated by Food

The folks running the <i>LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Blog</i> just released a tutorial-of-sorts on how to create fun content for your blog (not necessarily a food blog). However, rather than explain it in industry-speak, they've created a food-friendly infographic filled with useful tips and tricks.<p>Aptly …

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Study Finds More Drugs in Our Drinking Water Than Anybody Knew

Doctors prescribe hydrocodone for pain. They recommend ranitidine for acid reflux, a diuretic called hydrochlorothiazide for congestive heart failure.<p>…

How to Make a Hollow Book

Community Tested<p>A hollow book can be a nifty way to hide something, whether it's a spare key, a secret note, or even money. Most people wouldn't …

How to Make Flaxseed Hair Gel

Flaxseed hair gel is a natural, inexpensive hair product particularly suited for curly or wavy hair. It defines and moisturizes curly hair without …

Coconut Oil Rub for Stiff Muscles

I’ve long been a fan of muscle rubs after a day of hard labor. The first time I tried one, I had spent the day mucking out the chicken coop and doing …

Non-Toxic Bug Repellent Recipe with Coconut Oil

Photo by Jessica Espinoza<p>by Jessica Espinoza<p>Looking for an all-natural, non-toxic insect repellent that doesn’t contain the chemicals (like DEET) …

Homemade Sunscreen: A Simple Natural Recipe that Works Great!

<b>Do you love the sun as much as I do, but hate</b> the chemicals in commercial sunscreen? Then you’ll LOVE this natural homemade sunscreen!<p>My teen years …

How to dress like a Los Angeles stereotype

Comedian Casey Jane Ellison recently released a fashion parody on YouTube called “WHAT THE F*SHION?” In her first episode, she set her sights on …

4 Moves to a Flat Belly | Women's Health

Position your hands shoulder-width apart on the floor and place your shins on a stability ball. Your body should form a straight line from head to heels (a). Keeping your back flat, slowly bend your knees toward your chest (b). Pause, then return to start. That's one rep. Do 15 to 20.<p>Grab a light …

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Homemade Sunscreen: A Simple Natural Recipe that Works Great!

<b>Do you love the sun as much as I do, but hate</b> the chemicals in commercial sunscreen? Then you’ll LOVE this natural homemade sunscreen!<p>My teen years …