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The Best Shoulder Workout on the Face of the Planet

Go ahead, ladies, brush your shoulders off.<p>One of the muscle groups women overlook the most are the shoulders. But these muscles—the anterior deltoid, medial deltoid, posterior deltoid, and trapezius—dictate many of your upper-body movements. So they're kind of a big deal and need more love than …

The countries that don’t exist

There really is a secret world of hidden independent nations, with their own populations, governments – and football leagues. In fact, you’ve almost certainly visited one without realising.<p>When I first see Nick Middleton, he is surrounded by globes and atlases showing the most exotic places on the …

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Oaxis' health devices track your water, weight and workouts

You may not have heard of Oaxis, but it's determined to get on your radar if you're a health maven. The young firm is crowdfunding a Wellness Suite that includes not just the obligatory fitness bands (the O2 and Ji Cheng), but also a smart water bottle (the Vita) and a scale (the Glo). To us, the …

11 Simple Hacks for More Productive Meetings

No one likes to open up their calendar to find their day booked solid with back-to-back meetings. These 11 hacks could lighten your load.<p>From weekly all-company meetings to daily check-ins with your team members, scheduled meetings can easily overwhelm any entrepreneur's schedule. At worst, they …

How to Make Paper Flowers | Roses

Paper flowers are a creative and economic way to add color and cheer to your space. These particular flowers are a favorite because they don't come …

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from India

What did Indian gardens look like before the invaders arrived? The Mughals imposed their 16th century Persian constraints–they were all for walls and …

Rare, Poignant Photos of Frida Kahlo During the Last Years of Her Life

German-born French photographer Gisle Freund (1908-2000) offers a rare look at Frida Kahlo in intimate snapshots taken of the celebrated artist during some of the last years of her life. Freund, who fled Nazi Germany in 1933 and later became known as one of the greatest portraits photographers in …

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Make a Pair of Feather Earrings Just in Time for Coachella

The world of DIY ear candy has (almost) seen it all — dainty studs,chunky studs, jeweled earrings, hoop earrings, ear cuffs and even earrings that look like pretzels. What about dangling-stud hybrids that adorn your ears from the front <i>and</i> back? That’s where this project comes in. Not only do these …

“The Teacher’s Guide To Tech” Looks Great!

I’ve previously posted about how impressed I am with Jennifer Gonzalez and her Cult of Pedagogy (see A New – To Me – Blog That Is Definitely Worth …

8 Low-Maintenance Upgrades You’ll Love

Homeownership should be about enjoying your home — not being a slave to it. The trick is to choose materials and products that make maintaining your …

10 Easy Projects for Your Makeup Station

Your makeup station doesn't have to be a mess. Here are 10 easy DIY projects to make your space more glamorous.<p><b>1. Marble Tray</b><p>This multipurpose marble tray from Pennies for a Fortune can be used for anything — as a cheese board, a coffee table tray, whatever. But we think it looks best on the …

DIY Skin Brightening Aloe Vera Body Scrub I Homemade DIY Beauty

Introduction: DIY Skin Brightening Aloe Vera Body Scrub I Homemade DIY Beauty<p>About: Hey guys I'm ♥falguni♥, Welcome to my YouTube channel.I like to …

Quick fix: 10 things you can repair in under 10 minutes

<b>From broken zippers to damaged USB cables, embrace your inner handyman with these quick DIY repairs.</b><p>We live in a culture where disposability reigns – …

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9 Netflix Tricks You Just Can’t Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Deck the Halls With 30 DIY Holiday Garlands

Deck the halls with boughs of holly… and lots of other fabulous garlands. While we’ve got our eye on several holiday strands to buy, we are all about the DIY versions, too. From paper feathers to pine cones and popcorn, we’ve got a little something for everyone here. Whether you’re going for a …

11 Thanksgiving Place Cards That Are Sure To Impress

These Thanksgiving crafts are so beautiful your guests will be begging to take them home.<p>The turkey is in the oven, the pies are ready to be devoured, and the centerpiece is arranged to perfection. But before you and your guests can sit down to a delicious meal and a few festive holiday cocktails, …

Reading Pathway: Margaret Atwood

<i>This post is part of our Margaret Atwood Riot Reading Day, a celebration of one of our favorite authors on the occasion of the publication of her new</i> …

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Not into newsletters? Get <b>only</b> new releases by following Gail on Amazon or BookBub!<p>Ooo, Pick Me!<p><b>* How do I pronounce the “g” in Carriger?</b> It’s hard, …

Meet MICA, an Intel-engineered and Yelp-powered smart bracelet targeted at women

Take a look at some of the most fashionable wearables on the market and chances are you’ll find the Intel name somewhere on the press release. This year alone, Intel acquired smartwatch maker Basis and teamed up with Fossil Group to engineer more high tech accessories.<p>So it comes as no surprise …