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23 things that will surprise you when you come to the US

CHECK OUT THIS NUMBER: 9.857 million km². That’s the size of the US.<p>Before we start this article, let’s just address one thing: America is <i>huge</i>. It …

A whole bunch of gift basket ideas | Gift ideas | Pinterest | Basket ideas, Free printables and Gift

A whole bunch of gift basket ideas | Gift ideas | Pinterest | Basket ideas, Free printables and Gift

Why Women-Led Businesses Are The Best Bets

In 1999, Bukky George founded a pharmacy in Lagos Nigeria. Fifteen years later, HealthPlus has expanded to more than 20 locations, George opened a beauty supply company, and now employs more than 350 people.<p>It’s a success story — but also a missed opportunity for George, who could have had more …

The Friend: Love Is Not a Big Enough Word

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

Kids do a lot better when schools ban smartphones

Do you want your children to do better in exams? Then take away their smartphones. (Sorry, kids!)<p>Schools that ban students from carrying phones see a clear improvement in their test scores, according to a study by the London School of Economics.<p>"We found the impact of banning phones for these …

New Movie Releases on DVD Blu

You've added a code for a digital version of this movie to your cart. Smart choice! Complete your purchase and the code will be available for pickup …

How I Drastically Improved My Photography with Just Two Little Decisions

The question I get asked the most is: “Wow, nice pic! Which camera are you using?” Does that sound familiar? In the past, every time I heard this …

How to Build a Better Dad

Unearth the great father in your good guy with these man-management secrets.<p>Becoming a mom is a powerful shock to the system. But not nearly as traumatic as becoming a dad.<p>Stop laughing and bear with me to a point. No, I haven't forgotten the ordeal of childbirth. Trust me, just watching that …

Surprising Relationship Advice From Divorce Lawyers

Who better to offer marriage advice than those who contend with the end of it, every singe day? Read on for relationship wisdom bombs from 15 divorce professionals who collectively share hundreds of years of experience helping couples end their marriages. Oh, and Happy Valentine’s Day!<p>“Be true to …

New York City

Advice From The World's Top Market Minds

Five billionaires. A miser. A Nobel laureate. A Founding Father. We’ve rounded up the 20 finest market minds—dead or alive—and distilled their timeless wisdom into specific suggestions for stocks, bonds and funds you can buy today. Be warned: You just might get rich.<p><i>Investor profiles by: Tom</i> …

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6 Ways To Make Gel Candles

Candles can be made from several different mediums, and a basic gel wax is one of those mediums that has become very popular over the years. If you …

Time: The Gift I Received After We Nearly Lost Our Son

My husband and I watched the movie <i>About Time</i> a few nights ago. It’s the story about a guy who can travel back in time whenever he wants, and he does …

How to avoid sour odors in your washer and dryer

Keep your washer and dryer smelling fresh and clean with these tips.<p>Pin<p>Unpleasant odors in your washer and dryer will cause your laundry room to take …

Tutorial: Printed burlap and pom pom trim table runner

If you haven’t checked out the burlap section of your fabric store recently, you’re missing out on all the cool prints available in the rustic …

9 Almost Impossible Dreams You Can Never Give Up On

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 …

Do you have a high energy, challenging, persistent child?

Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child<p><b>Do you have a strong-willed child? You're lucky! Strong willed children can be a challenge when they’re young, but</b> …

Why Your Partner is Designed to Drive You Crazy! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Many theories have been proposed as to why human beings seek out partners in their life. Some believe it is a “hard-wired” genetic predisposition …

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What do I do with an out-of-control preschooler?

Q: My 4-year-old daughter does not listen. Period. She's combative and aggressive (I've been bitten 4 times this week alone); she lies and screams instead of speaking in a normal tone. Timeouts have failed. Taking items (toys, upcoming vacations, etc.) away failed. Yelling back failed. I'm at my …

8 Things You Need to Know Before You Turn 48 1/2

A few crucial truths from the hilarious, wise, wish-she-were-your-best-friend author of Love Bomb: A Novel.<p>1. You'll never have to hand-wash your …

Middle School

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

See their new home!<p>Get ready for summer with frozen, fruity drinks<p>They last forever and come in handy every day.<p>You'll get gorgeous shut-eye with …

Cheap jewelry: The best places to score bargain costume jewelry online

Unless you're a celebrity, you probably get your jewelry fix somewhere other than Cartier. And we think it's an excellent time to pick up a few new …

Statue of Liberty Torch

Celebrate the 4th of July while waving the Statue of Liberty’s torch. Made with simple recycled materials, the flame really glitters!The post Statue …

4th of July Fruit Pizza

Free Printable July 4th Bingo

Free Printable – 4th of July Cupcake Wrappers

MyOwnLabels.com shares this fun 4th of July cupcake printable with pinwheel topper. The pinwheel topper would be perfect as a food pick also. String …

Potty Training Tips for Boys

Potty training boys can be tough! To the rescue: Jen Singer, author of the Stop Second-Guessing Yourself guides to parenting and Pull-Ups Potty Training Expert.<p>Face it. Sometimes it's just easier for Dad to show his son exactly what to do. Oftentimes Mom is on potty duty, or in the case of single …