Patricia Strehle

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Joseph Kony child soldier returns to terrorised boyhood village

When he was 13 Edward was kidnapped by Ugandan rebels and forced to become a soldier in the Lord's Resistance Army. He survived the longest–running …

How-To: $5 Mobile Phone Projector

The folks at Photojojo just posted a neat low-tech tutorial on how to make a mobile phone projector using a shoebox, a paperclip, and a magnifying glass. MacGyver would be proud. They were able to find the magnifying glass at a dollar store for, well, a dollar (so they called it the $1 projector), …

How-To: Mod Plastic Canvas Table Runner

Add some colorful modern style to your tablescape with this plastic canvas table runner tutorial from Diane at CraftyPod!<p>Head over to CraftyPod to see the full how-to.

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Packing Tape Image Transfers

I love image transfers. It’s something I’m always using in my journals but there are so many other fun uses for them. All you need to make a transfer …

Super nutrients for flat belly

image: © Africa Studio / Fotolia<p><b>Super nutrients for getting a flat abs</b><p>You want to eat fresh and healthy food to remain healthy and active.<p>Various …

9 Secrets You Can Only Learn by Turning 40

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

7 financial terms every serious entrepreneur should know

<i>Jed Simon is the chief executive officer of FastPay, an online finance company focusing on digital businesses.</i><p>There are brilliant technologists and business leaders in today’s tech world, but while startups have their own, great talents, we’re seeing one common weakness: lack of understanding …

Leg press kills your belly fat

image: © Andres Rodriguez / Fotolia<p><b>Leg press kills your belly fat</b><p>Leg presses are considered as one of the best exercises targets the lower body and …

Two simple methods that will help you to get 6 pack abs

image:©VasiliyKoval / Fotolia<p><b>Two simple methods that will help you to get 6 pack abs</b><p>However the most important feature involving looking to get 6 …

Blanket Surveillance. Total Secrecy. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Imagine that one day you came home to find a shiny little bubble of one-way glass in an upper corner of every single room, and a notice left on your kitchen table: “<i>As required by the Safe Society Act, we have installed remotely controlled cameras throughout your home. (Also your office.) But don’t</i> …

35 Money-Saving Home Decor Knock-Offs

The worst thing about shopping for furniture is not being able to afford any of it. If you can't help but flinch at the prices at Pottery Barn and Anthropologie, it's time to take matters into your own hands.

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What should I eat to get a flat belly?

image: © viperagp / Fotolia<p>Your diet plays a huge role in losing the belly fat. You will not get a flat belly without a healthy diet even if you work …

On whistleblowers and government threats of investigation

We followed Wednesday's story about the NSA's bulk telephone record-gathering with one yesterday about the agency's direct access to the servers of …

Do We Need A New Approach To ADHD?

In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>Brain fog is an experience that more and more of us are becoming far too familiar with. Unfortunately, western medicine often …

An Exclusive Look at Oprah's Farm: 11 Beautiful Photos

Summer Books: 15 New Releases To Put On Your Reading List

These 15 new books for May include stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a memoir from a 6'7" librarian struggling with Tourette's syndrome, a hilarious novel of a young man's job as a bird tracker and more.