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24 Inexpensive Beauty Products That Are Better Than The Expensive Versions

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Simple accessories that improve your home decor

Regardless of color schemes or decor styles, we think there are a number of amazing home accessories that you really can't live without and damn it …

Color Management

DIY This Custom-Fit Wrap Top to Wear All Summer Long

Since a lot of you haven’t met me in person, I would say that you probably don’t understand how much I love clothes. I like to think of myself as a collector — in March I wore a different outfit every day, not repeating one clothing item or pair of shoes. I stopped because I’m currently obsessed …

Light-up LED lashes are here, and they are dazzling

We’re thinking that at some point in the near future, you will no longer tango with the messiness of liquid eyeliners and the yuckiness of fake lash …

Before & After: A Breathtaking Kitchen Makeover for $3k

Now, there's nothing wrong with a bold color in the kitchen if it's executed well. Sadly that was not the case for Shannon's sporadically navy blue …

A Modern Minimal Custom Kitchen Built on a Budget

There is lots to love about Aine and Eloise's East London home. The way the floor-to-ceiling doors open up fully, connecting the home to the …

Before & After: A Colorful Update for a Cluttered Kitchen

Prior to the renovation, Cybele described the kitchen in her Park Slope apartment as "Functional, but...a little worn". It was still getting the job …

New Vocal Booth Plans 4x4x7V5.7

Vocal Booth, Recording Booth, Podcast Booth, Recording Studio, DIY Vocal Booth, Best Vocal Booth, Eyeball Vocal Booth, Desktop Vocal Booth, Silent …

Home Improvement

Make Your Own Rope Coasters

Summer is almost here and to me, that means lots of entertaining at home. I made my own nautical themed rope coasters to set my drinks on this …

Backyard Bar Shed Ideas That Let You Celebrate Summer Right

Who wouldn't want a backyard bar shed? Seriously, folks, outdoor living rooms and fire pits are fantastic, all the more so with a strategically timed …

Landscaping

Real Life Solutions: Lessons from Well-Organized Closets

Have you ever been jealous of someone's closet? I don't mean their clothes or their shoes, but their actual closet space—as someone with a tiny …

Before & After: A Kitchen Update to Make Grandma Proud

Tarah lovingly updated the kitchen in her family home, holding onto history while creating a space that meets her needs and matches her style. She's …

Why You Should Get Crittall Windows

Crittall windows are incredible to look at, offer as much light flow as less fussy designs and work well in any style of home, which is why we want …

Kitchens

Scandinavian Farmhouse Done In White And Pastels

This isn’t your typical farmhouse, here you will see a Scandinavian vibe with lots of white, grey and pastels with wood accents make this modern, …

Meet Lil Blue, The Tiny House Parked on a Farm in Iowa

<b>Name:</b> Sarah and Jordan <b><br>Location:</b> Elkhart, Iowa <b><br>The basics:</b> 2 years, owned | 160 square feet<p>Sarah harbored tiny house fantasies. She and her husband …

Love It or Loathe It? Beds are Trending Lower & Lower

I think it safe to say that, while we're probably at the height of the bed-in-a-box phenomenon, beds themselves are at an all time low, literally. …

No motivation to exercise? Focus less on intensity, and more on happiness

You join a gym with the intention of improving your fitness and losing weight, only to lose motivation and stop going within a matter of weeks. Sound …

Ann Arbor

Mattis: Trump is 'wide open' on Paris climate deal

President Donald Trump is "wide open" on the Paris climate accord as "he takes in the pros and cons," Secretary of Defense James Mattis said in an interview that aired Sunday.<p>"We've obviously got a discussion going on about our policy in this regard," he said on CBS' "Face the Nation." "I was …

Buying or leasing a car: Do you know all the pros and cons?

Do you know all the pros and cons of each option?<p>There are several factors to consider when deciding to buy or lease a car, as both options have several benefits and downsides. For example, in addition to the monthly lease or loan payment, you need to consider how much you plan to drive, how often …

Better Buy for the Average American: Stocks or Bonds?

When it comes to investing your money, two of the most common choices are stocks, which are also known as equities, and bonds, which are also known as fixed-income investments. One of the most common questions I hear from new investors is along the lines of "I don't want to take too much risk, but …

The Moment I Knew It Was ADHD

Whether diagnosed at 6 or 60, most adults with ADHD remember the distinct moment when a lifetime of idiosyncrasies and challenges clearly came into …

Autism

Betsy DeVos has invested millions in this 'brain training' company. So I checked it out.

A TECHNICIAN SNAPPED a stretchy electrode cap onto my head, and I felt a cold pinch as she affixed each sensor to my scalp with a dose of icy gel. Perched on an office chair, with a rainbow of wires spiraling from my head, I followed the tech’s instructions to stare at a small orange object while …

ADHD & Addictions

I’m trying to figure out why so many of us have addiction issues.<p>Okay, I’m not a scientist, not a doctor of medicine or a researcher. That’s all true.<p>…

Yes, adult ADHD is real

If you think attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a childhood condition, think again.<p>More than one million South Africans between the …

How Long Does It Take for ADHD Medication to Work?

How long ADHD medication takes to work depends on the type of medication you have been prescribed. Typically, ADHD medication falls into two …

Can a Fidget Spinner Really Help You Focus?

Fidget spinners are everywhere, nowadays. My younger cousins adore theirs. They spent the better part of last Sunday night showing me tricks and the …

What Happens When Your Child Plays With The Fidget Spinner, Are They Safe?

This season’s hottest toy is a remedy for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), anxiety and autism – or at least that is what it is being …