Sara Lisko

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21 Places To Shop For Clothes In Your 30s

In case festival wear isn't really your jam anymore.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity. Not all submissions are from Community members.</i>

Clothing

This Bean Salad is About to Revolutionize Your Meal Prep Game

We get it—meal prepping can be a hassle. Whether you're not sure what to make or whatever you do make never tastes all that great (especially by day …

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

9 Amazing Affordable Fashion Sites You Probably Haven't Heard Of

Where to shop without breaking the bank.<p>For those days when you're suffering from "nothing to wear" syndrome and want to add some fun to your closet, these are the sites to scour for the latest trends that won't break the bank.

Hungry? Here Are 4 Healthy Snacks So Yummy You'll Forget They're Good for You

Healthy snacks that are tasty and low in sugar are fairly hard to come by. Packaged varieties might have convenience going for them, but their hidden …

Food

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

Apps

11 Best Browser Extensions for Content Marketers

A huge amount of time in a content marketer’s day is spent perusing the web. Having your browser perfectly armored with great plug-ins and extensions …

Infographics

The Basics of Keyword Research for Content Marketers

Photo courtesy of FreepikA certain mystique has developed around search engine optimization (SEO). It’s understandable, when you consider that the …

SEO

The CrossOver from NextDesk turns nearly any setup into a motorized standing desk

NextDesk is not new to the game when it comes to standing desks. The benefits of not sitting in your chair all day have been well documented by now. However, up until the last year prices were generally too high for most consumers. The latest project from NextDesk aims to change all that by serving …

Standing Desks

Innovation starts with critical thinking: join a groundbreaking Cambridge University critical thinking study

Our friends at Macat are leading the world’s largest study on critical thinking in education and the workplace. We asked them to talk us through what …

What's the Difference Between Content Marketing and Copywriting? - Copyblogger

From a traditional marketing standpoint, the answer to the question in the headline above is simple.<p>Content marketing means creating and sharing …

Marketers: Personalization will become a science this year

It’s 2016, and marketers still have trouble personalizing their outreach to customers. Only five percent of marketers have a predictive understanding of the customer journey, and only 31 percent say they use customer data to provide better experiences.<p>Just 19 percent of marketers personalize their …

Marketing

13 Painting Secrets the Pros Won't Tell You

Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but these are the tricks the pros really rely on.<p>Painting is no easy feat — whether you're changing the color of an entire room, or just updating a piece of furniture — but as long as you follow these trade secrets, you'll be able to …

The Best Photography Apps

Author: Wired Staff. Wired Staff Gear<p>Date of Publication: 12.25.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>Darkroom<p>This is your best-of-both-worlds …

10 Houseplants That Can Survive Even The Darkest Corner

These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already crowded windowsill.<p>These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already crowded windowsill.

How To Make Homemade Mozzarella, Because It Trumps The Store-Bought Kind

Mozzarella is a beautiful thing. What's even more beautiful than mozzarella is fresh mozzarella. So soft that it melts in your mouth, it's an entirely different ballgame than the stretchy stuff you buy in stores. Once you try just-made mozzarella , you'll never want to go back. This is why it's …

DIY Paper Gift Bows | Mom Spark - Mom Blogger

DIY<p><i>posted by</i> Allison <i>on</i> August 12, 2014 // 22 <i>comments »</i><p>I’m frugal. And by frugal I really mean ridiculously cheap. Because my work requires it, I buy …

Baby Showers

The Real Reason Unlimited Vacation Policies Work

<i>Mike Volpe is the CMO of Hubspot.</i><p>At most companies in the United States, vacation starts in the most unrelaxing way possible: permission slips. Accruing enough time to go on vacation then having to ask for permission to do so feels more like a fifth grade field trip than a grown-up getaway.<p>Still, …

Au Naturale: 15 Editor-Approved Natural Beauty Products To Buy Now

It’s now easier than ever to go green. And this season, natural beauty is in, so why not let your products do the work for you? From organic shampoo, to herbal deodorant to even nail polish, these beauty products offer healthy and natural benefits for your skin and body, while delivering the same …

Leveraging Platforms for More Powerful Content — The Content Strategist

<i>[Editor’s note: This is the third post in our Content Strategy 200 series, inspired by Contently CCO Shane Snow’s upcoming innovation book,</i> …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

You have a red wine stain on your shirt. Now what?<p><b>1. Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b> If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each wear.<p><b>2. Toss your jeans in a plastic bag and stick them in the freezer</b> …

Caskers' Exclusive Whiskeys for Summer

Since its 2012 launch, Caskers has established itself as one of the premiere online destinations for rare spirits. The team behind the site applies their keen palates to exploration, tastings and selection—and the result is a marketplace of top quality, hard-to-find, small-batch spirits. After …

Bourbon Whiskey

10 French Braid Tutorials to Help You Master the ‘Do

Chances are, there’s been at least one or two (thousand) times that you’ve seen an epic French braid and gotten super excited. That is, until you realized you’d probably never be able to hold your arms up over your head long enough to actually recreate it yourself. Don’t let French braids seem …

24 Books That Will Captivate Your Kids This Summer

HuffPost blogger Devon Corneal is grateful that her kid is in school for another week. She's sorry that the rest of your children are already running wild and complaining that they're bored. If you're wondering what to do with your kids after they play all the games and build all the sandcastles, …

Ice Cream Sandwiches

Makes 12 Servings<p>Prep Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 6 min<p>This recipe calls for baking one giant cookie, a way to ensure even, consistent ice cream sandwiches.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour<p>1/4 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1/2 tsp. baking soda<p>1/2 tsp. kosher …

Dessert

Summer Salads Demand Perfect Dressings, and Dressings Depend on the Lettuce

When local lettuces rear their heads, it's time to make summer salads—with a dressing perfectly appropriate for the greens. Here's how, with 4 recipes<p>Early last month, when the earth had warmed up but the air was still cool, we scattered tiny lettuce seeds in our gardens. Now we’re harvesting the …

Healthy Eating

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …

Forests

How to Make Scrap Fabric Twine

Whenever I work on a sewing or quilting project, I always end up with leftover bits and pieces of fabric that I simply can’t bear to throw away. (I mean, it might be useful someday!) As a result, I have almost as much scrap fabric in my stash as actual useful yardage. And, it would seem that I’m …

Quilting

15 houseplants for improving indoor air quality

A breath of fresh air<p>In the late '80s, NASA and the Associated Landscape Contractors of America studied houseplants as a way to purify the air in …