Nicole Griffith

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Strong Body, Powerful Mind

Calorie torching, muscle sculpting, and stress reducing—with the right yoga moves, you really can have it all.<p>No one disputes that yoga will make you loose and limber. But there's one misconception we'd like to wrestle to the mat: that bending and stretching and twisting can't work you as hard or …

35 Foods That Keep Your Brain Sharp

Certain foods can help keep your brain as fit as your body. Read on to learn all you need to know about edible intelligence.<p>What good is having the body of a twenty-something if your brain sputters like it's decades older? Cognitive diseases plague millions each year, and even if you're far from …

Seasonal Guide To Planting Your Vegetable Garden

Image courtesy of [Toa55] / FreeDigitalPhotos.net<p>The following is a guide to which plants need to be planted in which season. More specific planting …

Handmade & Natural Coconut Oil Lotion

Do you love using coconut oil to moisturize yourself or your baby, but yet loathe the consistency, and wish it could be easier to apply? You’re going …

Skin Care

Fun Ideas for Photo Cards

Armed with a camera and a sense of humor, you can create fun custom cards for any recipient and every occasion.<p>You're about to relocate, and you've got a thousand things to do. Get the word out in a quick, cute way: Print the "We're Moving!" clip art, along with your new address, onto adhesive …

Modern Toys & Furniture Inspired by Children's Art

What can I say? One look at “Woody” and I’m convinced kids are the world’s best designers! Imagined and drawn by Gregory, age 5, and then magically …

40 Genius No-Sew DIY Projects

Don’t count sewing as part of your creative repertoire? No worries, there are tons of incredible things you can still do using fabric! Home decor, fashion accessories, pet items – the sky is the limit. Here are 40 DIY projects you can do without needle, thread, or a sewing machine!<p>1. Utensil …

Friday Finds: Blue Mason Jar Soap Dispenser - Friday Finds

At Honest, there’s one thing we all love (especially Christopher): mason jars! And we’re definitely smitten with this charming version repurposed for …

24 Science Experiments Your Kids Will Love

Every kid is for rainbows, explosions, or rainbow explosions.

Small Measures: Homemade Watercolors

I share my home, and my life, with an MFA-toting husband (whose concentration was in painting and color theory), and an active, inquisitive, …

Endless Summer Projects: Memoir Boxes

DIY Idea: Make a Reclaimed Wood Planter Wall

Move over, wallpaper. Take a hike, paint! There's a new accent wall treatment in town -- and it's green from head to toe.<p>Reclaimed, up-cycled …

Three last-minute holiday gift ideas!

I can't believe how quickly this month is passing by. I started off totally ahead of the game, I had tons of holiday shopping completed before …

A Painted Pattern That Only Looks Complicated

It’s no secret that I love giving various paint treatments a try – like stenciling a pillow, two toning a chair, painting patterns on baskets, or …

Style & Simplify: Display Solutions for Tiny Treasures

<i>We’re once again tackling organization today as part of our month long quest to eat better, parent better, organize better and just generally live</i> …

Edible Homemade Peanut Butter Play Dough

• Christmas DIY play dough, aka Indoor Snowmen – actually a very different texture than traditional playdough (sticks together more like snow) and uses …

715 New Planets Found (You Read That Number Right)

There’s a rule of thumb that can come in handy when you hear about new planet discoveries from the Kepler space mission. If they’re talking about a …

Astronomy

Beautiful Science at the British Library – in pictures

A new exhibition at the British Library in London celebrates the ability of a gorgeous graphic to tell the story of data, revealing an important truth about our world. Beautiful Science: Picturing Data, Inspiring Insight – which runs from 20 February to 26 May – explores how scientific maps and …

India crosses the moral line of no return if Narendra Modi becomes prime minister

In October 2012, I spoke to a crowd of mostly Indians in the Detroit area about the need for innovation in Indian media. After my talk, I was stopped by an Indian woman who looked to be in her forties, was elegantly dressed, well-spoken, and struck me as someone who I could have easily run into at …

India

51 great things to get up to in London this week – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 5:45 pm, March 9, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music & Nightlife, Shopping & Style, Technology<p><i>[London Eye at night. Photo:</i> …