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10 Free Must-Read Street Photography eBooks

<b>Image Copyright Michael Ernest Sweet Courtesy of Brooklyn Arts Press</b><p>Photography books are expensive, really expensive. I've collected dozens and dozens over the years and I kind of feel as though I have tied up a lot of money in books. It's not a bad thing, but I do wonder about the end result. …

Common Portrait Lighting Mistakes

Here is a quick list of several common portrait lighting mistakes that beginners, and even pros, often make. Why are they mistakes? Because the goal …

Pineapple Salsa

Pineapple Salsa from Lulu Powers• 1 pineapple, pelled, quartered lengthwise, cored and cut into 1/4 inch dice<br>• 1 red bell pepper, seeded, deribbed and …

Bang Bang Shrimp

Bang Bang Shrimp from Eclectic Recipes• 1 lb peeled and de-viened shrimp<br>• 1 cup corn starch<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon pepper<br>• 1/2 cup mayonnaise<br>• 1/4 cup …

21 Soups & Stews You’d Never Guess Came Out of the Slow Cooker

When spoon weather rolls around, we have to satisfy the craving. While spooning with your partner is all warm and fuzzy (spoon away, you lovebirds!), …

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Quesadilla Mummies

Getting kids to eat before heading out for Trick-or-Treating can be a challenge, but giving kids the opportunity to help make their own fun dinner …

5 Tips for How to Make Healthy, Low-Calorie Quesadillas at Home

Each month your favorite dishes get a healthy and delectable do-over with tips from Keri Glassman, R.D.<p>Quesadillas are absolutely scrumptious... but typically not the best for your waistline if you're trying to watch your weight. The good news is that Keri Glassman, R.D., of NutritiousLife.com and …

20 Gluten Free Slow Cooker Freezer Packs From Costco For $150

<b>Have you ever wished you could make enough crockpot dinners to last for weeks, so you can just let it cook, while you enjoy your time with your</b> …

Slow-Cooker Coconut Ginger Chicken & Vegetables

Slow Cooker Coconut Ginger Chicken & Vegetables<p>3.9 from 54 reviews<p>Recipe type: Main<p>Author: Aimee<p>Prep time: 30 mins<p>Cook time: 5 hours<p>Total time: 5 …

Easy Crockpot Fajitas

Who knew fajitas could be THIS EASY to make?!<p>Fajitas are the best aren’t they? Just wait until you try these Crockpot Fajitas. <b>Oh my goodness</b>, they …

Simple Crock Pot Chicken Cacciatore - The Dinner-Mom

Heat olive oil over medium-high heat.<p>Season both sides of chicken with salt and pepper.<p>Brown chicken for about 3 minutes on each side.<p>Add chicken, …

DIY Metallic Typography Notebooks

Vanessa shared the tutorial for these really neat restyled notebooks on her blog, Cafe Craftea. (LOVE the name of her blog).<p>Vanessa says” It’s back …

My First Perfect Omelet: Great Chefs Remember

So simple yet impossible to master, the omelet is a milestone in any chef's career. Here are 9 top chefs who remember making their first perfect omelet<p>Requiring a delicate touch, a precision sense of time, and an almost intuitive feel for the egg (one of the most finicky but essential staples of …

Carambola Flowers — Origami Flowers by Carmen Sprung

Posted on Oct 31, 2011 in Single Sheet Origami<p>If you’ve been following me on Flickr for a while, you’ve probably seen this picture of Carambola …

Tutorial: Refinishing Furniture with a Wood Grain Stencil

Ok Peeps, I am super excited to announce a fun addition to the All Things Thrifty family. Sawdust and Embryos has been on my radar for awhile now. I …

Smart People Taking Smart Drugs

1<p>SHARES<p>Dave Asprey takes drugs and he’s a better man for it. The former VP of a Silicon Valley cloud security company and current health and …

Make // Milk Jug Votives

<i>Since today is Earth Day, I thought I'd dig into our recycle bin and come up with an upcycle project.</i><p>Most upcycle projects that I see are glass-- …

You are Wealthier than you Think

The median American household will earn roughly $2.5 million during their working life. Married households will earn roughly $3.8 million. Most …

10 Ancient Archaeological Sites for Your World Travel Bucket List

Shares 7K<p>Typically, when ancient archaeological sites get some form of development, it’s a benefit.<p>With development comes better controlled access …

The 25 Greatest Quotes About Love

Love is real, real is love. <b>John Lennon</b><p>Love is a friendship set to music. <b>Joseph Campbell</b><p>The most precious gift we can offer anyone is our attention. …

I Want You

I’m so into you it makes me mash my teeth together. It makes me wring my hands. It makes me sweat.<p>I’m so into you I think about you all the time: …

How To Tell If Somebody Loves You

Somebody loves you if they pick an eyelash off of your face or wet a napkin and apply it to your dirty skin. You didn’t ask for these things, but …

Top tips for cruising with kids

No longer the bastion of grownups trying to get away from it all, cruises are now welcoming the littlest passengers aboard in a big way. Here's how to keep them safe, entertained--and maybe even save some money, too!<p>Not long ago, cruising was synonymous with partying, romance, or exploring farflung …

25 Most Photographed Places on Earth

Cornell researchers analyzed 35 million Flickr photos and discovered that we all shoot the same places—from the same angles. Join us for a …

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10 Travel Apps That Save You Time and Money

From trip planning to packing to getting around a foreign city—and even speaking the language—let these easy-to-use apps power your next vacation!

Thousands Of Monks Light Candles In Gorgeous Lunar Festival

People across Thailand observe Makha Bucha Day in a series of candle-lit ceremonies led by Buddhist monks.<p>People across Thailand observe Makha Bucha Day in a series of candle-lit ceremonies led by Buddhist monks. The festival is celebrated in Thailand on the full moon of the third lunar month and …