Lareesa Butters

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A short history of mental illness in art

From Hogarth to Van Gogh, art has challenged our understanding of mental illness. Jonathan Jones’ shares his top ten for our mental health appeal<p>Click here to donate to the Guardian and Observer Christmas appeal<p>Art has led the way in seeing mental illness not as alien or contemptible but part of …

Drinking Poop Tea with the Chinese Villagers Who Swear by It

Many villagers in China's Hunan Province have taken to drinking tea made entirely of goat and pig manure. A few local women even say it cured them of cancer. I tried it. Guess what it tastes like.<p>When the doctor diagnosed 77-year-old Ma Su Qun with lung cancer in January, her family decided not to …

Cancer

The Art of Not Dying

Or, being frozen until you can come back. Checking in with Alcor Life Extension CEO and philosopher Max More, who will freeze your head for $80,000.<p>Given the ubiquity of the phenomenon known as death, it is no surprise that people throughout the ages have gone to great lengths not only to describe …

British Philosophy

The Entire ‘Racism’ Narrative in the Eric Garner Case is Destroyed...

By onDecember 4, 2014 in Crime, Eric Garner, Ferguson, Michael Brown, Mike Brown, New York, Obama, Politics, Race<p><i>by</i> <b>Jason DeWitt |</b> <i>Top Right</b> …

Justice

The Key to Fat Burning

Turning your body into a fat burning machine requires a few important factors: strength training, cardio and diet. When it comes to exercise, the combination of lifting weights and performing high-intensity cardio activity is the most effective way to burn fat and build lean muscle.<p>Strength …

DIY Easy Button Bowl

If you have lots of buttons at home but cannot find a proper use for them, just wait until you see this tutorial. You don’t have to throw out your …

Crafting

Feather Making Tutorial

This tutorial was published last Tuesday on Infarrantly Creative . Thank you so very much Beckie for the opportunity to guest blog. Have you...

DIY natural berry lip balm

Retro Phone Dock From Scrap

Impossible Lock in Wood<p>PVC Class<p>It would be cool if you put an induction charger in it so you don't have to plug it in<p>You could integrate a wireless …

19 Homemade Snacks To Take On A Hike

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How-To: Freezer Paper Method for Printing on Fabric

Want to print your own custom designs directly onto fabric with your home printer? Check out this easy-to-follow tutorial from Karen at The Graphics Fairy to learn how to use the freezer paper method for printing on fabric with an inkjet printer!<p>The fabric prep process looks quick and easy, and I’m …

Crafting

How-To: DIY Knobs and Pulls from Just About Anything

Turn costume rings, baubles, and other eye-catching pieces of ephemera into new knobs and pulls for your drawers and cabinets with this great Dremel Micro-sponsored project from Allison at Dream a Little Bigger!<p>I hate it when beloved pieces of costume jewelry or nicknacks break or become worn with …

DIY

Craft Skills: Glass Etching Basics

With tons of new glass-specific paints, stencils, and tools showing up in craft stores—and with holiday gift-giving season right around the corner—now is a great time to brush up on your glass crafting skills! Try your hand at glass etching with this fantastic beginner-friendly tutorial from Kim at …

Crafting

Toilet Roll Owl

A super cute and easy-to-make TOILET ROLL OWL to watch over your little one's sleepy heads!<p>190<p>1163

Project: Mason Jar Centerpieces

How beautiful would these jars look in the middle of a Thanksgiving day table? Or just on your mantle for fall. Tara from Secretbees Studio painted …

DIY Decorative String Snowman

Making a cute piece of decoration at home couldn’t be easier than nowadays. The following DIY project will bring some joy on the faces of little ones …

Crafting

SHOCKING: Psychiatrists now say non-conformity is a mental illness: only the sheeple are ‘sane’ – InvestmentWatch

(NaturalNews) Modern psychiatry has become a hotbed of corruption, particularly the kind that seeks to demonize and declare mentally ill anyone who …

5 Dystopian Trilogies Better Than 'The Hunger Games'

With the unending details and minor dilemmas of modern day living, there is an ensnaring simplicity to the fictional task of survival. Perhaps it's callous to love dystopia, to soak up stories where the characters are much worse off than you are, but the fiction shelves of bookstores are littered …

18 Genius DIY Storage Solutions

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your home is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle your situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your house.

Why I Want My Sons To See Me Naked

I live with a houseful of boys: four, to be exact. But they're still relatively young -- so there are no nudie mags stashed between mattresses, no stealthily-accessed porn sites that someone forgot to erase out of the Internet history, nothing like that. As much as I'd love to think my kids won't …

Parenting

$5 DIY Hack Gives Almost Any GorillaPod Magnetic Capabilities

GorillaPods are an incredible little photography accessory to have in your arsenal. You can pick up a model for cameras as small as a GoPro and as …

Students send Nikon D300S into space

Two students from Texas have launched a Nikon D300S into space packed in a beer cooler and GPS tracked with an old mobile phone.<p>The camera, attached …

Cheetyr - Find any Photoshop shortcut in a split second

Cheetyr is a new website created by William Leeks that lets you search and find the right keyboard shortcut for Photoshop (and other tools) in a …

How to Sharpen Photos using Adobe Lightroom

We all want tack-sharp images. Our cameras and lenses can only do so much for us, and once a photograph is <i>out</i> of the camera, the process of …

Take Your Night Sky Photography To The Next Level With This Helpful Tutorial

If you have been wanting to try your hand at night sky photography, or just want to improve on the star photos you’ve already taken, you’re in luck. …

6 Practical Ways to Unlock the Real Power of Colors in Your Photography

To suggest that color is of utmost importance to photographers would be a grand understatement. Discussions dealing with the fundamentals of …

Tutorials

Amazing Long Exposure Photography Tips

Searching for a complete instructional guide on how to take breathtaking special effects shots?<p>Say no more. This eBook entitled Trick Photography and …

Tutorials

5 Awesome "Graffitrees": Graffiti with Actual Trees

Afro Taino by Gabriel Abreu in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic<p>Great graffiti happens when the artists don't get stumped. Instead, they go out on a …

Night & Day

Project info<p>"Night & Day" is an ongoing series which captures the transition from day to night in various locations around the world. The photos are composed of numerous exposures shot at the same location over the course of the day, or sometimes over several days. The multiple day, dusk, and night …

Photography

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …