Michelle Pretorius

25 Added | 7 Magazines | 5 Following | @mvsoelen | Keep up with Michelle Pretorius on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Michelle Pretorius”

Want To Make Your Life Better? Keep Track Of It

The Quantified Self movement promotes something called life logging. That means tracking all kinds of details of your life in order to improve it. To find out more about the topic, David Greene talks to two people involved with life logging: Kitty Ireland, who works for a life logging app called …

'Hormone Disruptors' -- Not Just for Menopausal Mommas

<i>by guest blogger Ava Anderson, natural beauty expert and safe cosmetics advocate</i><p>Many see "hormone disruptors" and think that they only matter to "women of a certain age." Nothing could be further from the truth.<p>In fact, eight glands in the endocrine system produce and release hormones that regulate …

Take the Difficulty Out of Your Relationships

Most of us want to be in a functioning relationship.<p>It takes more than hope or thinking Prince or Princess Charming will rescue us. It takes some work. Getting clear on exactly what that work is may be the most important part of clarity needed to have what we want.<p>Relationships are known to be some …

Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime

36 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime<p>…Or next week.<p>Is your sex life screaming for an upgrade? Yeah, we hear you. Getting freaky has a way of getting stale the more time you log with your partner. The good news: It's easy to turn things around by switching up your sex positions (no …


4 Morning Sex Tips That Will Make Every A.M. Amazing

If you're using one of the following excuses to avoid getting it on when you first wake up, here's how to kick your hesitation out of bed—and have some fun keeping yourself in it.<p><b>"Mornings are rushed."</b><br>To enjoy sunrise sex, you have to chill out. "For women to reach full levels of arousal, they need …


6 Ways to Feel Sexier

Feel sexier and show off your hot body with these 6 steps that'll nudge you out of your comfort zone<p>Digital Vision/Thinkstock<p>Get out of your comfort zone and feel more self-assured and atttractive<p>In order to feel more self-assured, attractive, and sexy in your own (bare) skin, you're going to need …

Skin Care

Free inside the Telegraph this weekend, we have the definitive guide to the 500 must-have apps for Android and iOS, from photo and video to games and travel. To enjoy, purchase a copy of the newspaper on Saturday, January 4 and Sunday, January 5, 2014. http://fw.to/w46zUgK Happy Saturday!

Organizing a Spice Cabinet

We recently did that sort of misguided, fairly overwhelming thing where you decide to take everything out of each and every kitchen cabinet and …

Foodily Blog

Bite-Sized Baked Brie

2 sheets puff pastry, thawed but still cold<p>1/2 wedge of brie, cold<p>1/3 cup cherry jam (or any flavor you fancy!)

Foodily Blog


Disco Beaded Kumihimo

Basic Beading Techniques

New Year Tinsel Foil Stirrers

These tinsel foil stirrers that look like sparklers are perfect for a New Year’s eve party.<p>Get the instructions for ––> New Year Tinsel Foil Stirrers

5 Fab DIY Monogram Projects for Weddings

M + W {Monograms + Weddings} are a classic love story! Whether it’s the first letter of the names of the bride and groom, or of the new surname they …

A Stitch A Day

Rebecca at Hugs are Fun has started a really neat project for 2014. I wish I had the get up and go to join in, but I am not the type of person who …

DIY J.Crew Inspired Bracelet

Dispatch from the UK | Hush by Freyja Sewell

0 Comments<p>Hush by Freyja Sewell from Alice Masters on Vimeo.<p>I love this idea for space within a space. Hush is cocoon-like chair made by Freyja …

Tutorial: Sugar Beads

No matter how I try and help it, I’m a bead freak. Clever beads are one of the main reasons I got into polymer clay. These lovelies are by Niki …

Gold Earrings DIY

DIY Polymer Clay Dice Wall Hooks

These cute dice wall hooks are easy to make and do not require any nailing. Make your own today and start displaying your favorite scarves!<p>192<p>964

DIY Drawstring Bag + Free Printable

Valentine’s Day Felt Wreath and Pillows tutorials

Kimberly of “Serendipity Refined”! She has many stunning Valentine projects for us to try. First is her “Valentine’s Day Felt Wreath” and these sweet …

3D Snowflakes

How to make 3D snowflakes--a cute, cheap, and easy winter project! I turned these ones into a garland for my mantel.<p>694<p>7010