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Top 10 Easy DIY Projects to Upgrade Your Bathroom

The bathroom: It might not be your favorite room in your home, but it sure is an important one. Use your DIY skills to boost the organization and …

10 Raised Garden Beds That Fit Any Backyard Space

Just add soil, seeds, and sunshine.<p>Starting a garden is no easy task, and it can be especially challenging if the terrain surrounding your property isn't amenable to the types of plants you'd like to grow. Enter the raised garden bed — a boxy unit that allows you to plant flowers, herbs, and …

How to Prepare Your Garden for Winter so It's Ready to Bloom in the Spring

Winter frost is around the corner, so it’s time to prepare your garden for the cold temperatures. Here’s what you need to know to maintain your …

Gardening

8 Garden Flowers That Chase Away Vegetable-Eating Bugs

Image source: athomefc.com<p>It’s no secret that I love to spend time planning, planting, tending to and harvesting from my vegetable garden. My …

What Happens to a Woman's Brain When She Becomes a Mother

From joy and attachment to anxiety and protectiveness, mothering behavior begins with biochemical reactions.<p>The artist Sarah Walker once told me that becoming a mother is like discovering the existence of a strange new room in the house where you already live. I always liked Walker's description …

Pregnancy

August Launches A $50 WiFi Bridge Called August Connect To Open Its Smart Lock To Other Developers

Home automation startup August first came to market with a smart lock that allows users to get inside their homes without having to reach for their keys. But now it’s launching a new device, called August Connect, that will connect its smart lock to the Internet and open up a ton of new features …

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks

A Gameboy with a sardine can inside. A printer stuffed with a piñata. ‘Return fraud’ is costing retailers billions—and the ingenious swindles are …

The creator of Minecraft just outbid Beyoncé and Jay Z on this $70 million megamansion

New kid on the block<p>Back in September, <i>Minecraft</i> creator Markus "Notch" Persson became ludicrously wealthy after Microsoft bought the game for $2.5 billion. And as of this week, he's now the owner of a $70 million megamansion in Beverly Hills, California. According to <i>Curbed</i>, it was all but expected …

A timeline of health issues for the Pittsburgh Penguins

Sidney Crosby has the mumps, as does the rest of the NHL. It is another chapter in recent health issues for the Pittsburgh Penguins organization.<p>The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that captain Sidney Crosby has been diagnosed with the mumps.<p>The announcement isn't surprising given the recent outbreak …

The Untold Story of Bob Dylan's 'Basement Tapes': Inside the New Issue

Forty-six years after <i>Rolling Stone</i> first alerted the world to the existence of Bob Dylan's secret Basement Tapes sessions, the complete recordings …

Music