Stacy Teet

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This Kids Room Is Designed To Be Bright And Whimsical

It must be great to have a parent as an interior designer, because the two little kids in this home got a bedroom that is fun and playful, courtesy …

Kids

Check Out These Mesmerizing GIFs That Are Like a Van Gogh Came to Life — Design News

Van Gogh's brand of Post-Impressionism is remarkable for its inherent movement; this collaboration between an artist and an animator takes those …

GIF Animations

100 Useful Web Design Tools For Creative Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re a designer in an agency, freelancer or entrepreneur, you use a variety of design tools to get the job done.<p>In the past couple of years, I cofounded a startup, a design magazine and worked with several businesses and individual entrepreneurs. I have tried hundreds of different tools …

Design

World's Last Male Northern White Rhino Placed Under 24-Hour Armed Guard In Kenya

After the decimation of his species by poachers, Sudan the rhino finds himself in an extremely precarious position: He is the last male northern white rhinoceros on the planet.<p>According to The Independent, the 40-year-old animal has been put under 24-hour armed guard in the Kenya game conservancy …

Animals

Woodland Creature No-Carve Pumpkins - simple as that

<i>These Woodland Creature No-Carve Pumpkins are the perfect way to dress up your pumpkins this fall. If you love pumpkins, but loathe carving them,</i> …

DIY

Rosé Sangria

This rosé sangria recipe with strawberries, mint, and a touch of lemon is the perfect spring and summer rosé wine cocktail. A virgin spritzer is …

Recipes

Dear Mom of Big Kids, As They all Go Off To School

One day last week, I tied the shoes, zipped the backpacks, piled my four kids into the vehicle… And then walked them to their classrooms.<p>All while my …

Kids

Vegan Pumpkin Black Bean Chili

I'm gonna go ahead and put this out there: this recipe is weird. Things tend to get weird when you're trying to make something taste "meaty" only …

Veganism

Scientist, Engineer, or Architect? 3 must have books to inspire your curious child

Shares 0<p>Ms. Lila Greer’s second grade classroom is filled with the coolest set of kids I’ve ever had the pleasure to encounter. First my girls and I …

Science

Coconut Mango Waffles – West African Flavours

I have been getting a little bit too comfortable with the few waffle recipes that I use every week. Don’t get me wrong, they are goooood and I could …

Recipes

Thai Green Chicken Curry Recipe

Few dishes are as satisfying as a freshly made green curry.<p>The curry paste itself, made here with fresh cilantro stems, lemongrass, shallot, chilies, …

Recipes

Artist Draws Fantastical Creatures Interacting with Commuters on NYC Subway

Riding on the subway every day might seem like it’d get old, but artist Ben Rubin keeps a fresh perspective with his imaginative series <i>Subway Doodle</i>. The ongoing project features snapshots of New York City train cars and passengers with a fantastical twist—Rubin adds his own characters into the …

New York City

A psychologist says your grandparents probably already know a key secret to happiness

Would that we could combine the best parts of youth and old age.<p>Think physical strength plus existential wisdom. Good looks plus the knowledge of what you want in a partner.<p>Obviously, life doesn't work that way. But I recently came across a potential exception to that rule in "Pre-suasion," …

Happiness

This tiny nation has generated 100% of its power without any oil or gas for the past 2 months

Costa Rica is having another winning streak in its quest to phase out fossil fuels.<p>According to a report from Grupo ICE, the country's utilities conglomerate, Costa Rica has been running on 100% renewable energy sources for over two months. The company reports that the last time gas-powered …

Energy

Acid attack survivor Reshma Banoo Qureshi just made her debut at New York Fashion Week

Reshma Banoo Qureshi, 19, has been fighting to make sure that what happened to her two years ago never happens again.<p>When she was just 17 years old, …

The Freelancer’s Guide to Flipboard

As the CEO, CFO and sole employee of a one-person startup, the freelancer must be motivated and multifaceted, managing the work, identifying new opportunities for income, and mastering the delicate art of self-promotion. Here are three ways Flipboard can help.<p><b>1. Make a digital portfolio</b><br>Sure, a …

Flipboard

The best photos from 2016's spectacular Perseid meteor shower

The night sky was alive with shooting stars on Thursday as people around the globe experienced one of the most active Perseid meteor showers in a long time.<p>Every year, the Earth collides with the debris from the Swift-Tuttle comet, which stretches 16 miles across. (Don't worry, we're safe, at least …

Astronomy

Katie Ledecky Breaks Her Own World Record For Fourth Rio Gold

She's coming for your medal record, Michael Phelps.<p>Katie Ledecky decimated her own world record for the women’s 800-meter freestyle at the Rio Olympics on Friday, touching the final wall with no other competitors in sight.<p>The 19-year-old American swimmer has now claimed four gold medals during the …

Olympics

Simone Manuel Makes History as First African-American Woman to Win Gold in Individual Swimming Event

Not only was it a rarity for both the American and Canadian national anthems to be played, but Simone Manuel also became the first African-American woman to win an individual event in Olympic swimming.<p>At Thursday's 100-meter freestyle event, Manuel tied for first with Canada's Penny Oleksiak as …

Zendaya On Her Love For Oprah, Staying Authentic & Avoiding Knockoffs

So, you haven’t heard of Zendaya? Don’t fret. The Disney dynamo and millennial fashion phenomenon has no qualms explaining who she is.<p><b>“If Beyoncé,</b> …

12 Life Lessons Children Learn From Hiking

<i>Because few things have such direct applications to life—12 life lessons children learn from hiking.</i> From spotting wildlife to taking in the view to …

Kids

Stray Dog Joins 155-Mile Race, Finishes It With A New Dad

There’s no such thing as bad timing or unfavorable circumstances to adopt a dog – it’s all just a matter of heart, and Gobi, a tiny stray pup from …

Asia

The Basil Recipes That Define Summer

Think beyond pesto.<p>Basil is summer’s defining herb. In many parts of the Western world, the blossoming of this herb coincides with many of the season’s other darlings, like tomatoes and peaches. Naturally, the herb ― which is a member of the mint family ― is a perfect complement and can be found …

Recipes

RS reader problem: “I live in a humid climate, but my skin stays ridiculously dry. I hate putting on thick face cream in the summer. What are some nice alternatives?”

<i>This story originally appeared on realsimple.com.</i><p>Summer should be spent enjoying cookouts and pool parties—not stressing about frizzy hair or oily skin. Here, the solutions to your biggest summer beauty problems from experts we trust.<p>Pro solution:<p>“Creams are filled with more oils so they tend to …

Hair

3 Proven Actions To Having More Joy And Happiness In Your Life

There are more than 7.4 billion people on the planet right now. The essence of what all people want comes down to four main things: love, peace, joy, and abundance.<p>I believe that people have an innate emotional set point--a place that a person returns to over and over on the broad scale of emotions …

Happiness

11 healthy lunches you can make in less than 10 minutes

If you’re trying to eat healthy, coming up with easy meals that will actually satisfy your cravings can be hard. These 11 recipes are exactly what you’ve been looking for since they’re fast, delicious, and totally healthy.<p>Preparing these meals in the morning and digging in at lunch will help you …

Food

The Top Creative Entrepreneurs in Media and Marketing Today

Creatives are often stereotyped as being disorganized, pie-in-the-sky dreamers. But combined with a great idea and some entrepreneurial thinking, these entrepreneurs show how to turn creative ideas into a full-fledged business.<p>Creative people tend to prefer complexity and ambiguity. They extract …

Marketing

Every Female Entrepreneur Should Read These 9 Inspiring Books

These inspiring and insights-packed books are written for women and by women<p>Entrepreneurship comes with many challenges and just as many opportunities to learn from those who came before you. There are now countless books, podcasts and online courses and challenges to push you outside your comfort …

Entrepreneurship

Why Poetry Is The Best Medium For Kids Who Want To Change The World

"Hamilton" star Daveed Diggs and poet Danez Smith explain why Brave New Voices is the perfect platform for kids whose voices need to be heard.<p>Over 500 kids gathered in Washington, D.C., last week in an attempt to answer a question that baffles the minds of most adults: What does it mean to be …

Poetry