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These photos elevate the funny animal picture to an art form

Funny animal pictures are one of the internet’s greatest gifts. They make us laugh as we scroll through headlines announcing global warming and interest rate hikes. They remind us how easy it is to smile. And it’s about time that we recognize them as the art form they are.<p>Now, the Comedy Wildlife …

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7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

Massive open online courses have opened up classes from top-tier universities to students around the world. Here are some of the more unique offerings.<p>Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a …

Hibiscus, lemongrass, Basil and Honey Sweet Iced Tea

Remember how I said I was getting into drinks?<p>Yeah, well I really was not kidding, and this sweet tea is the reason why. It’s pretty much an …

Vegan Green Chili Mac n Cheese

If topping with tortilla chips, crush chips into fine crumbs and add to a baking pan lined with parchment paper or foil. Spritz with olive or canola …

Gluten, Grain, and Garbage-Free Chick-fil-A Nuggets

<i>Update: Please note that I’ve improved upon this recipe – check out the new version here. They are also featured in my second cookbook, Paleo Takeout</i>.<p>…

Gouda Grits with Smoky Brown Butter Shrimp

Gouda Grits with Smoky Brown Butter Shrimp.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 11, 2014 103<p>I can’t even with this dish.<p>It’s not my typical Monday dish but it is …

How to Brew Coffee: 8 Step-by-Step Videos from Stumptown Coffee & Bon Appétit

We got a major lesson on how to brew coffee—eight different ways—with these videos from java experts Stumptown Coffee Roasters<p>Coffee. Any way you look at it, it's become way easier to get a decent cup in the past decade or so. The rise of good coffee (and the attendant coffee nerdery) has made us …

Woman's Clever Jack Skellington Halloween Makeup

This is Redditor CarlyPaigeMakeup's Jack Skellington face makeup job. It took me a minute to realize what I was even looking at. Thankfully, there's …

DIY Pie in a Jar

Here is how to make the cute Pie in a Jar treats from our Winter Wedding Shoot we featured this morning!<p><b>Ingredients:</b> <br>Pie Crust Dough (fave recipe or …

DIY Photo Clipboards

Looking for a unique way to display your favorite photos? Learn how to make these <b>DIY Photo Clipboards</b> to show off those gorgeous shots! You can also …

Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk | Seven Different Sweeteners

The temptation to buy canned goods and pre-packaged items tends to come in waves. Right now, with Thanksgiving just around the corner, it’s a tsunami.<p>…

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Total Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Yield:</b> 3 loaves<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups flour<br>• 1 t. baking soda<br>• 1 t. baking powder<br>• 1 t. salt<br>• 6 …

April Fools Pranks to Play on Your Husband, Kids, Friends & Neighbors

I’ve had a few friends who have asked me the past few years what I ended up doing for April Fool’s Day. They end up shocked when I say “nothing.” It …

Adorable 4-Year-Old Girl Creates Fashionable Paper Dresses

The world's next big designer may just be this four-year-old girl whose love for fashion goes way beyond the average kid. The young girl, lovingly called Mayhem by mom Angie (@2sisters_angie), was not satisfied with playing dress-up in store-bought princess dresses or in her mom's clothes. She …

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Introducing… Jumbo!

The cutest way to dry your cutlery! With a fun and functional aesthetic, this sink-side elephant takes the irritation out of waiting for wet dishes …

Moment - Amazing Lenses For Mobile Photography

Thank You Kickstarter!<p>The campaign has been more successful than we ever could have imagined. Your support enables us to continue the journey we …

Are You Harnessing The Full Power Of Instagram?

Whether you love or loathe Instagram, today's post looks at just how powerful a tool it can be. Last week, a friend took a simple shot from his …

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Roasted Summer Vegetable Mac + Cheese

Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Spray a baking dish with nonstick spray. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.<p>In a large bowl, combine corn, …

FLOTUS Brings Her Reign of Greatness to New Levels

Michelle Obama got together with the boys of the Miami Heat to discuss how healthy eating can help you perform like a champion. Then this happened:<p>via whitehouse.tumblr.com<p>LeBron looks particularly proud—who wouldn't be?! Watch the full video in all its fruit-eating glory, here:

Katy Perry talks John Mayer, aliens, geisha outfit controversy in new GQ interview

This just in: Katy Perry believes in aliens. But that's not the only revelation she makes in her new GQ cover interview, where she talks about her relationship with John Mayer, her split from Russell Brand and her controversial American Music Awards performance last November, when she appeared as a …

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5 Reasons for Drinking Apple Cider Vinegar - 730 Sage Street

<i>You’ve heard people do it, but why are they drinking apple cider vinegar?</i><p>I have done some pretty bizarre things on this journey towards a healthier …

10 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Organize The Kitchen

Spring cleaning may be over, but you should try to reorganize your home at the start of every new season. As we near the end of summer, it’s time to …

These Celebrity Look-Alikes Will Blow Your Mind

Every celebrity has his or her own set of unique and special physical characteristics.<p>But sometimes, there's an uncanny resemblance between two stars that just can't be denied. Take Jaime Pressly and Margot Robbie for instance: The "My Name Is Earl" actress could pass for the "Wolf of Wall Street" …

The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game

Having owned the last three major revisions of Apple’s iPhone and had extensive use of other handsets besides, I believe the iPhone 6 will be one of the most significant launches yet of an Apple iPhone.<p>However, I don’t mean significant as in a feature-laden device that will wipe the floor with the …

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Spanx And Other Shapewear Are Literally Squeezing Your Organs

"I hate Spanx because even though they look so good under your clothes, sometimes mid-wedding I'll be like, 'I feel so nauseous,'" actress Jennifer Coolidge once said. "They're so tight, who knows what you're cutting off?"<p>Turns out, that star was on to something. While we can all relate to the …

7 Caribbean Islands You've Never Heard Of But Should Visit

Ah the Caribbean. So exquisite, so pristine, so...overrun? True, there are many, many islands in the Caribbean that are worth a visit and many of them happen to have--shall we say--a healthy tourism market. But what if you still want to jet off to those insanely blue waters and don't want to deal …