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19 Ways to Organize Your Home in 5 Minutes or Less

Organize your space in no time at all with these mini projects.<p><b>Donate unused mugs.</b> Unless you're a true mug aficionado, you probably have more than you need. Separate your favorites and donate the rest.<p><b>Sort your Tupperware.</b> Double-check that there's a lid for every container, get rid of loners, and …

11 classic novels that will make you a better leader

When we think about "leadership books," we tend to think about non-fiction titles like "Talent Is Overrated," "High Output Management," or the …

32 Super Cool Bedroom Decor Ideas for The Foot of the Bed - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

A part often overlooked in your bedroom carries a huge role : the foot of the bed. Despite being the component of your bed that welcomes visually the …

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, but the …

Watch bluesy rockers Alabama Shakes’ spirited performance on Austin City Limits

After the Brittany Howard-fronted bluesy rockers Alabama Shakes’ banner year in 2015, the group has another national TV appearance to jump-start the …

10 Short Books You Can Read Before The End Of The Year

Explore entire worlds, in just around 200 pages.<p>According to a recent survey conducted on FlipSnack, popular books are getting longer and longer. A few of this past year’s weighty tomes serve as hard evidence. Whether the trend can be chalked up to the ability of lightweight eReaders to accommodate …

Books

Trees that can walk up to 20m per year

Like the Ents from JRR Tolkien’s epic Lord of the Rings saga, these trees actually move. But can they walk fast enough to escape the chainsaw and machetes that threaten them?<p>It takes a whole day to travel from Ecuador’s capital, Quito, to the heart of the Unesco Sumaco Biosphere Reserve, some 100km …

Nature

24 places all Beatles fans should visit

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World 2017

Pinpointing all of the most beautiful places in the world could take a lifetime, but we think that these 50 otherworldly landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list. This piece was originally published in 2015 and has been updated.<p>Cliffs of …

21 DIY Headboards to Fall in Bed For

Are you reading this with a cup of coffee in hand? Maybe you’re wishing you went to bed earlier last night. A good night’s sleep is essential for a …

Wall Art

10 Unexpected Ways to Use Car Wax At Home

Car wax is designed to fill in scratches, protect paint jobs, and leave a slick shine on metal finishes. Why limit its use to automobiles? Turns out …

Cleaning

10 Surprising Facts About LEGO

You're never going to look at your favorite toy the same way again.<p>Like Easy-Bake Ovens and Troll dolls, you probably remember these famous plastic bricks fondly from your childhood. But did you know the first one was made in 1932 and out of wood? Didn't think so. Here are a few more facts you …

Video: How to Make Insanely Easy Granita

Those of us who grew up yearning for a Snoopy Sno Cone Maker, or fantasizing about the famous "shave ices" sold on the north shore of O'ahu, reserve …

Sphero BB-8 Review: This Is the Coolest Star Wars Toy Ever

For the past 38 years there hasn’t been a robot more loved by fans than <i>Star Wars</i>’ R2-D2. But that could all soon change when <i>The Force Awakens</i> hits …

The 30 best places to travel alone

In fact, there are many reasons to travel alone. Solo travel allows for more self-reflection, and chances are, you'll take in more of the culture.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places that are ideal for traveling alone, from an adventure in New Zealand to a relaxing getaway in Cinque Terre, …

European Travel

13 awesome street artists (who aren’t Banksy)

That said, street art is not now and never has been confined solely to the anonymous leviathan we know as Banksy, and regardless of whether you think …

Cinder Blocks Are A DIYer's Best Friend, And These Projects Prove It

If you want to spruce up your home and garden without breaking the bank, it's time to look to an unlikely item: the cinder block. While these concrete chunks may look unsightly at first, they're really a DIYer's dream.<p>There are tons of ways to transform cinder blocks into beautiful home creations …

Crafting

DIY Baby Mobile – A Cute and Versatile Project for a Nursery

It’s that time of year again. Summertime! Which, if you’re an expecting mother like I am makes you think of all things crib-related to prepare for …

Fishing

12 DIYs for the Home

I mean yea, I always have home decor on the brain, but it’s taking up more space in there as I’m finally putting into action some changes around the …

22 Charming and Beautiful Lace DIY Projects to Realize at Home

Lace is a controversial object, texture, item, able to easily transform DIY Crafts, fashion items and interior designs alike. Doilies as well are …

Standalone

How to Build a Primitive Farmhouse Bench

Hi, it’s Amy from Hertoolbelt back with another build plan for you. The very talented Karin from Art is Beauty built a beautiful DIY Farmhouse table …

Required Reading: The 50 Best Books for Men

On the Road<p><i>by Jack Kerouac –</i> Considered the magnum opus of the beat generation this is the novel of living beyond society, outside of the law, in a …

46 Ways to Use Coffee—in Drinks, Dessert, and Main Dishes

From a coffee-rubbed rib eye to honey-chocolate bark, here are our favorite ways to use coffee in every part of the meal (even salad).<p><b>Coffee! We love the stuff.</b> But instead of drinking cup after cup, we've found 46 great ways to cook with it. From tiramisu to salad (yep, really), here are our …

Cooking

15 Youthful Bedroom Color Schemes – What Works and Why

It may be hard to decorate your kids’ bedroom for any number of reasons. Perhaps they’re going through a Pepto Bismol Pink infatuation and want the …

DIY Mini Picnic Tables

Raise your hand if you love a picnic! You <i>know</i> I do. I’ve been having backyard picnics for years, and I’ve actually been dreaming of this little …

Korean BBQ Baby Back Ribs Recipe

<b>In this recipe, you’ll learn:</b>• Slather ribs with Korean BBQ flavors: sweet, ginger-garlic soy glaze<br>• 10 minute prep time for fool-proof baby back …

BBQ

Smart Space-Saving Bathroom Storage Ideas

When it comes to organizing the bathroom, there is one absolutely vital rule: Find a rightful place for everything. Of course, looks are just as important, especially in the most utilitarian of spaces.

Storage Ideas

23 Books You Need To Read Before Watching The Movie Versions

Because the book is always better.

Why you should never drink whisky on the rocks

The Thirsty Explorer heads to the Scottish island of Islay where he learns the important differences between malt and whisky – and how to order it in a bar.<p>The first time I tasted Scotch whisky I was a broke student, chugging direct from a £3 bottle, lying outside my tent at the foot of Ben Nevis, …

Whiskey