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These awesome DIYs will make you glad that you lugged that 80-pound bag of concrete mix home. If you make all of them, it comes out to less than $2 per project.<p>For ambitious DIYers who are willing to buy more than a single bag of concrete, here are a couple extra projects:
"Set phasers to stun!" you yelled at your hairdryer. Artist Craig Davison captures everyone's younger nerdy days in his "Shadows" series. H/t Nerd Approved.
Because all the best ladies are well-read.
Whether you're a longtime resident or just trying to hang like a local during SXSW, these are the things that everyone should check off their bucket list in ATX. Mostly they involve eating, drinking, and natural beauty — that's how we do it in Texas.
The things that scared Victorians tell us a lot about the city in which they lived.<p><b>Sources</b>: Among others, Alan Gauld's <i>The Founders of the Society for Psychical Research</i>, A.N Wilson's <i>The Victorians</i>, Lisa Picard's <i>Victorian London</i>, Peter Ackroyd's <i>London: The Biography</i> and Steve Roud's <i>London …
Before you write, you gotta read.<p>If you're going to be an author, there are two things you need to do on a regular basis: Read, and write. One of the best ways to study the short form is to pick up anthologies. It's a good way to sample one story by an author before you go out and purchase an …
Mistaken identity is all a matter of timing. Spoilers for a movie about to turn 55.<p>Alfred Hitchcock's 1959 film <i>North by Northwest</i> is a classic caper full of incredible coincidences that all lead to Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint dangling off Mount Rushmore's giant George Washington face. The …
Think outside the cereal box.
The great escape.
Erik Blegvad, the famous illustrator of over 100 children's books, died on Jan. 14. In 1979 he wrote, “Illustrating a children’s book gives me a role which seems natural, accompanist rather than soloist."
Their ooey-gooey chocolatey goodness won't let you down on February 14.
Valentine's Day is nice, but you'd probably rather have dinner with THESE hotties.
What to read after you’ve finished Harry Potter and The Hunger Games.<p>Over the last decade, the young adult boom has overtaken the literary conversation. Sometimes it can seem like mega-series such as Harry Potter and The Hunger Games are the only things keeping the publishing industry afloat. …
Hopefully no one will lose their minds over it this time around.
The Isle of Lewis is breathtaking.
Veronica Mars star Jason Dohring opens up about the show’s humble beginnings, the twist of fate that won Logan a place in Veronica’s heart, and what fans can expect from the upcoming feature film.<p>I didn't wear my <i>Veronica Mars</i> T-shirt to interview Jason Dohring, but the thought did briefly cross my …
All the major and semi-major and small-but-still-made-a-semi-major-impact characters from Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel, ranked in reverse order of excellence. This is going to be controversial!<p>Residing in a shared creative landscape referred to by fans as the Buffyverse, <i>Buffy the Vampire</i> …
From Rumi to Mary Oliver, artist Lisa Congdon has the perfect quote for your day.
Because New Year's Day requires all of the pickled things, all of the hot sauces, and all of the meat straws.
Swooooon. It was a good year for Miguel.
Switch up your current beauty arsenal for the new year with these awesome items.
Spicy pepper vodka + Sriracha salt = great Bloodys without the brunch crowd. Keep this kit for yourself or give it as a holiday gift.<p>Makes 750ml vodka, enough to fill 2 17-oz swing flask bottles (pictured here)<p>Makes 4 teaspoons salt<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For vodka</b><p>2 small fresh red chilies<p>1 small green chili<p>1 …
They will empower and inspire you. Books: They do a body good.
Calfifornia-based artist Queenie Liao took her son Wengenn as inspiration for her wonderful photo collection, Wengenn in Wonderland.<p>She tells Bored Panda:<p>See more on Liao's Facebook. Via Bored Panda.
NSFW (unless your job is in the study of human sexuality too).
Because shipping containers are like Legos for adults.
Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to accessorize for soup season.
There's no better feeling than coming home after a long day to a great dinner that you've already made. Way to go, slow cooker. Way to go, self.
It isn't chocolate. It isn't even Facebook friends with real chocolate. It isn't even a LinkedIn 3rd connection with real chocolate.<p>1) So you've got ripe cocoa pods that are full of cocoa beans (top row, left). 2) The beans are removed from the pods, fermented, dried, roasted (top row, right). 3) …
Given that lesbian characters are so rare — and often so horrible — these women managed to completely steal our hearts. (In response to this).