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How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

Minimalism

31 Smoothies That Pack in the Veggies (Not That You Can Tell)

It’s all too easy to fall into a smoothie rut. Though there are countless combinations of fruits, powders, fats, and liquids to try, we often end up …

Healthy Eating

12 Vegetable Garden Plans & Layout Ideas That Will Inspire You

Are you ready to plant your garden, but are feeling a little unsure of how to lay it out?<p>Well, it seems everyone faces that dilemma each year. The …

10 Free Video Series for Learning to Design in Photoshop

If you’re new to the design world then Photoshop may feel intimidating. But it’s the most useful design software you can learn for handling all types …

Web Design

A British Woman Just Won $1 Million for Being the 'World’s Best Teacher'

A British arts and textiles instructor has won a $1 million prize given annually to the world’s best teacher.<p>Andria Zafirakou, who teaches at a …

Western taste for bamboo art is transforming an ancient Japanese tradition

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Japan opened up to the world in the middle of the 19th century, Western merchant ships were quick to return home with exotic art from the once reclusive nation. The private galleries and curiosity shops of London and Paris were flooded with Japanese woodblock prints, calligraphy and …

Art

Crytivo – Graphic Design and Branding by Maria Grønlund

Graphic design and brand development by Danish designer Maria Grønlund for Crytivo.Lystrup, Denmark-based graphic designer Maria Grønlund was hired …

Graphic Design

16 Easy Crescent Roll Appetizers That Look Ultra Elegant

Bauhaus: How the Avant-Garde Movement Transformed Modern Art

Throughout the 20th century, several styles of avant-garde art helped shape modern art. While many of these genres—including subconscious-based surrealism and energetic abstract expressionism—predominantly favored paintings, the Bauhaus movement encompassed a wide array of mediums, materials, and …

The Secret Ingredient That Makes Boxed Cake Mix Taste Homemade

Recently, my roommate’s boyfriend lost a bet (we were trying to cut down on our dessert consumption, but he caved on vacation), and, somewhat …

6 Crescent Roll Recipes That Are Easy to Make

1<p>Brownie Batter Babka Bites<p>By essentially making brownie batter without the eggs and flour, we figured out how to incorporate that rich, fudgy …

Snickerdoodles To Biscotti: 18 Heavenly Holiday Cookies

‘Tis the season for giving, but you may have a hard time parting with these delicious holiday cookies. Happy baking!<p>1. Chocolate Fudge Crinkles<p>Crisp and powdery on the outside, and soft and fudgy in the center: if you can imagine what a brownie would taste like in cookie form, this is it. GET THE …

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

How to become a graphic designer without going back to school

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

The five phases of a relationship

A survey has revealed the five stages most relationships go through - and what each one entails.<p>Dating site eHarmony conducted a survey on over 1,000 …

Christmas Cake Recipes

Beatty's Chocolate Cake<p>Ina Garten's chocolate cake has a subtle mocha flavor thanks to the cup of freshly brewed coffee in the batter, but our …

How This Entrepreneur Built His Side Hustle Into a Big-Time Business

Oliver Kenyon could have been satisfied with his early career trajectory, but he wanted more.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When people ask me, “Adam, how did you become successful?” I know that they’re really asking, “How can <i>I</i> become successful?” I also know that …

How to Tell When Butternut Squash Is Ripe | MyRecipes

There's no good reason not to eat butternut squash for breakfast this fall—even if you're not totally sure how to tell if a squash it ripe or not. …

The Best Types of Teas to Sip For Losing Weight, According to Experts

Looking to sip your way to some serious health benefits? Not only is tea a great way to improve your overall health, but it has some powerful weight loss boosting capabilities as well. We consulted with some tea experts — Billy Dietz, tea specialist at DAVIDsTEA and Kristina Richens, certified tea …

Amazon's new $150 Fire HD 10 could mkae you reconsider splurging on an iPad

Amazon’s been on a bit of a roll with its cheap tablets; this year’s Fire HD 8 is one of the best you can buy right now on a tight budget. Now the company is bringing the same value to a larger screen size with the new $150 Fire HD 10.<p>I was able to briefly demo the tablet in person, and it looks …

This Is the Best-Selling Eye Cream on Sephora.com

“You look tired” might be one of the worst things someone can say to me. In my book, they might as well have said, “you look terrible.” Since we …

In defence of Ringo Starr – a masterful drummer and the Beatles' unsung genius

He may have lacked precision and showmanship, and he did write Octopus’s Garden. But those who dismiss Ringo as a journeyman who got lucky wildly underestimate a rhythmic powerhouse<p>In 1983, the British comedian Jasper Carrott made an unhelpful contribution to Beatles legend when he coined a joke …

Guitar

The Best Retinol Creams You Can Buy Without a Prescription

This simple mistake could help you find cheap flights, according to a man who frequently flies first and business class for free

As owner of air miles site God Save the Points, he spends his time travelling the globe in first class, writing about the latest hacks in the travel industry. He even once bagged a free ride on a private jet.<p>But while the power of air miles is widely recognised, Ott says there's another, largely …

My Under-Eye Concealer Creased Every Single Day—Until I Tried This Hack

For as long as I've been applying makeup, my under-eyes have caused significant creasing. After I apply concealer, I watch, hour by hour, as the …

These 10 Hidden Gmail Productivity Hacks Will Give You Goosebumps | Inc.com

For many, Gmail is their preferred email service. But, even when you get to use your favored provider, that doesn't necessarily make managing email fun.<p>Sorting through inboxes, replying to messages, and creating new communications can get tedious, especially if you deal with hundreds of emails a …

Productivity

The Top 10 Reasons to Become a Teacher

Teaching is a special calling. It is not a job well-suited to everyone. In fact, many new teachers leave within the first 3-5 years of teaching. …

30 Logos and Marks by Graphic Designer Ilya Shapko

Ilya Shapko’s portfolio includes some inspiring logos and marks that have been created for a variety of clients.Ilya Shapko is a Saratov, Russia …

Graphic Design

The 60 absolute best toys in the world

BARBIE: Sure, she's garnered a decent amount of criticism, but Barbie is perhaps the ultimate doll and a fashion icon.<p>CRAYOLA CRAYON: With a …