Lisa Carey

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Raising Your Child in the Year of the Horse

Chinese New Year began on Friday, January 31, which means a new animal in the Chinese zodiac. 2014 is the Year of the Horse, specifically the Wooden Horse. Even though there are 12 animals in the zodiac, each animal is connected to one of the five elements (earth, water, wood, fire, metal), which …

A Scratch-N-Sniff Book For Budding Wine Snobs

Why should the wonders of scratching-and-sniffing be reserved for those under the legal drinking age? A new wine book has a nice nose and not a hint of snobbery.<p>There’s a secret language spoken in the often self-serious world of wine tasting: Words like awkward, clone, note, legs, bouquet, and …

Wine

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

A Few Tricks All The New iOS 7 Users Should Know

At long last, iOS 7 has arrived. That is, it arrived for everyone who didn’t say “Developer? Oh, yeah, I’m totally a developer. Cough” and wiggle into the Beta months ago.<p>iOS 7 is a strange new land, especially on day one. Out with the gradients, in with the trippy fluorescents. Your favorite app? …

A Beautiful Mess

Breathtaking Perseids meteor shower timelapse video

18 Cool Things to Do in London - Lost Scientist

<i>“Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for</i> …

Hot Baby Names: The 16 hottest choices of 2013 (so far)

What will you name your baby? The hot baby names making the most dramatic leaps up the popularity list at Nameberry so far this year include names inspired by a beloved literary character, a historic president and a new pope; the name of a cuddly animal and a term for a laid-back attitude.<p>Our 2013 …

Engaging Wall Art for the Modern Nursery

A modern nursery is one with clean lines, and unique finds. Engaging your baby with artwork that has been chosen just for them is a rewarding task! …

What if you knew whether you'd like a beer before you even took the first sip? Kevin Jamieson has made it possible to calculate and visualize the unseen relationships between brews, and he built it into an app: Beer Mapper, for iPad. http://trib.al/5MFyRE8

What are the top 10 things employers are looking for? What do UK employers actually mean when they seek a passionate, motivated, innovative individual? Guardian money helps you decode the job application buzzwords http://gu.com/p/3fafg?CMP=NECNETTXT766 Photograph: Graham Turner for the Guardian

7 Design Principles, Inspired By Zen Wisdom

Want to become the next Steve Jobs–or just understand his near-spiritual devotion to simplicity? This primer, outlining the main tenets of Zen design, will help.<p>One of the best-known photographs of the late Steve Jobs pictures him sitting in the middle of the living room of his Los Altos house, …

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How to Create an Instagram-Inspired DIY Photo Booth

Using just a few pieces of wood, some serious DIY know-how and an Arduino, photographer and Instructables user Alexander Morris built this really …