rikki sellers clary

28 Flips | 3 Magazines | @rsc358 | Keep up with rikki sellers clary 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 “rikki sellers clary”

10 Easy Pieces: Storage Beds

The area beneath the bed is valuable real estate for those of us pressed for storage; shoving boxes under the bed is one option, or you can opt for a …

The Touching Way One Terminally-Ill Mom Is Making Sure Her Daughter Remembers Her

“I did them from when she's older or younger—random encouragement, bad day, wedding, driver license, even first breakup,” Heather told ABC News. "Every one of these that I get to hand out in person will be an accomplishment.”<p>Heather was first diagnosed with cancer in 2013 but says her terminal …

Favorite Reading Nooks for Kids

I love to see unique, creative and warm spaces for kids to read. I get great pleasure watching kids get comfortable in a reading nook and settling in …

Kids

Sight Words and Reading Comprehension | Sight Words: Alternative Right Brain teaching strategies

Humans think both verbally (word-thinking) and nonverbally (picture-thinking). As babies, we all start out thinking nonverbally (in pictures) with …

Teach Kids Gratitude With These Tips at Different Ages

The benefits of gratitude aren't just for adults. You can teach gratitude to children, too. The key is to make the lessons age appropriate.<p>Over at …

Here's why writing things out by hand makes you smarter

Handwriting is slow.<p>Weirdly, that's precisely why handwriting is better suited to learning.<p>Take it from research psychologists Pam A. Mueller of Princeton University and Daniel M. Oppenheimer of the University of California, Los Angeles, who did a fascinating study investigating just how terrible …

The Best Father and Daughter Dance Songs

Ideas<p>loverly ·<p>There are few wedding moments as iconic as the father-daughter dance. If you’re planning to rock out with your dad at your wedding, here are our picks for the best father-daughter wedding dance songs.<p>A Change Is Gonna Come (Same Cooke)<p>My Girl (The Temptations)<p>Ain’t No Mountain High …

Music

What to Put in Your Wedding Day-of Emergency Kit

Whether you’re a bridesmaid, the mother of the bride, or the bride herself, knowing there is a worst-case-scenario kit handy on the big day is a huge relief. If you’re putting together an emergency kit for a wedding, here are the easy-to-forget necessities you’ll definitely want to collect ahead of …

Weddings

The Bride-to-Be's Guide to Wedding-Worthy Summer Cocktails | Loverly | The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

Ideas<p>The Bride-to-Be’s Guide to Wedding-Worthy Summer Cocktails<p>loverly ·<p>Stocking the bar for a sweet summer bridal shower? Searching for a signature cocktail for the big day or morning-after brunch? There are so many good reasons to raise a glass these days that we tapped the mixology masterminds …

Stella Artois

The Busy Bride's Guide to DIY Resources | Loverly | The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

Ideas<p>The Busy Bride’s Guide to DIY Resources<p>loverly ·<p>Ready to get your DIY on in preparation for the big day? Since you’re probably knee-deep in planning these days, we’ve put together a handy list of craft-focused stores and sites will help set you on the right path for all of your projects.<p><i>Photo</i> …

Weddings

How to Shop Flea Markets for Your Wedding

So you love the vintage wedding look but don’t know where to start? Wake up early next Saturday, grab a cup of coffee, and head to your local flea market to get the best deals on vintage goods! With upcycled details and shabby chic decor making waves in the wedding industry, there is no better …

12 Things No One Tells You About Wedding DIYs

DIY-ing your wedding can be totally awesome…until it’s 24 hours before your wedding and you’ve got glue in your hair and you’re not sure the paint is actually going to be dry in time for the reception. Here are 12 things you need to know before you take on any DIY projects.<p>Photo by Vero Suh …

Wait, What Goes in That Envelope Along With Your Wedding Invitation?

Wedding 101<p>loverly ·<p>Choosing your wedding invitations is a huge step in the planning process! You’ve got so many of the big day details in place, and you’re finally ready to extend the invite to your nearest and dearest. But, wait..<i>.</i> What needs to be included in those precious envelopes? We spoke …

Weddings

12 Big Day DIY Disasters That Will Convince You to Hire a Pro

Ideas<p>loverly ·<p>Sure, we love spending hours browsing beautiful wedding DIY projects, but we just might enjoy a good old-fashioned craft fail even more… From cake catastrophes to dress disasters, there’s just something about a mistake that grabs our attention. Here are the best of the worst big day …

Weddings

8 Things No One Tells You About Your Wedding

You've planned every detail -- from the menu on down to the sequined tablecloths. But for even the most organized, type-A brides, there will be surprises on your wedding day. Don't panic! Read on to discover eight things no one tells you about your wedding.<p><i>Photo by: Laura Gordon Photography on</i> …

News And Tips | Loverly | The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

Weddings

10 Wedding Registry Items You'll Still Have in 20 Years

We're all about adding fun, inexpensive, and trendy items to your wedding registry...but we also think it's worth it to add a few items that will last through several years of marriage. Here are 10 registry items that you'll still be using on your 20th anniversary.<p><b>1. China.</b> People may tell you not …

Weddings

How to Soundproof Your Home

Blaring radios outside. Squeaky floors. Some people love extraneous noise, but for others, it all adds up to a lot of distraction — especially as you …

Home Improvement

How To Thread a Sewing Machine & Wind a Bobbin

Knowing how to correctly thread your sewing machine opens up a world of creative possibilities. The process might seem intimidating, but once you get …

Sewing

15 DIY Wedding Centerpieces that Won’t Break the Bank

Tara KramarskyPlanning a wedding can not only be incredibly stressful, it can also be very expensive. There are lots of ways that you can save money …

Weddings

The Ten Most Common Mistakes DIY Mechanics Make

One of best ways to save some cash as a car owner is to do as much of your own work as possible. Some of us crazy weirdos even think it’s fun to …

23 Ways To Make Your Car Cleaner Than It's Ever Been

Sparkly clean zoom.

DIY Installing a Fold Away Bed

Shares 452<p><b>By Mark Clement</b><p><b>An “above the fold” bedroom upgrade.</b><p>“Above the fold,” I learned a few years ago, is something that merits extra …

Patio Ideas | DIY Patio | Yard Ideas | DIY Yard

Loading

He Lines Up Old Pallets In The Middle Of His Backyard To Make An Incredible $75 Swimming Pool

Phil is an Editor at LittleThings. He loves writing and the outdoors. You can often find him at the movies or the park.<p>One of my favorite things …