Susan Orzehowski

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Don't Ever Hesitate to Do Something

Don't ever, EVER, hesitate to do something because you are too shy or think you could fail. Not many years away you will look back and be ready to …

Anyone Who Keeps the Ability to See Beauty Never Grows Old

en_US<p>article<p>Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old. - Franz …

Turn Your Old T-Shirts into Wall Art

If you have an old t-shirt that you love but don't want to wear, or used to wear all the time but is now too small, one way you can continue to …

When You Read Something That Strikes You as Interesting, You Should Write to the Author.

When You read something that strikes you as interesting, you should write to the author. This can lead to connections ranging from friendships to …

The Weird Strategy Dr. Seuss Used to Create His Greatest Work (And Why You Should Use It, Too)

In 1960, two men made a bet.<p>There was only $50 on the line, but millions of people would feel the impact of this little wager.<p>The first man, Bennett Cerf, was the founder of the publishing firm Random House. The second man was named Theo Geisel, but you probably know him as Dr. Seuss. Cerf proposed …

Get a Real Physical: What Your Doctor Should Be Checking

It's that time of year again, and you are trying to avoid it. A new year means time for another physical or annual exam. Many people delay this appointment, thinking it is a waste of time, since they feel just "fine." Staying healthy, as we are all learning, is no longer a choice. For our energy, …

Scientists hail breakthrough in embryonic-like stem cells | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - In experiments that could open a new era in stem cell biology, scientists have found a simple way to reprogram mature animal cells back into an embryonic-like state that allows them to generate many types of tissue.<p>The research, described as game-changing by experts in the field, …

Share Your Smoothies: Pomegranate

We never would've thought of pairing pomegranate and peppermint…but hey, why not?<p>Here's a precise smoothie recipe that's impossible to mess up: 25 grapes, half a banana, half an apple, seven raspberries, 27 blueberries, and (of course) a splash of pomegranate juice. (Hint: Start with a few …

Get Sugar Smart

<i>by guest blogger</i> Anne Alexander, editorial director, Prevention<p>Over the past couple of years, I have developed a food obsession. Not as in "I am obsessed with grape tomatoes or mint chocolate," which I am. No, I've set my sights on sugar. Woe is the person who mentions the American diet or diabetes …

Diabetes

Living in the Raw: An Interview With Brad Gruno

<i>by guest blogger Maria Luci, associate editor at Maria's Farm Country Kitchen</i><p>I've been a fan of Brad"s Raw Foods for a while now, and have been known to nibble on my fair share of their various kale chips. So it came as a surprise to me when I found out that Brad's Raw Foods (and founder Brad Gruno …

Vegetables

45 Days Until 45: Super SoulCycle Sunday, Day 42

This Sunday I decided to do something for my soul.<p>I turned to my spiritual side... by tuning into Oprah. If you haven't watched <i>Super Soul Sunday,</i> you should. Each week, the "Big O" sits down with the top thinkers, teachers and spiritual leaders to discuss life's big questions. Admittedly, I don't …

Regret and Her Horrible Twin, Guilt: A Parable about a Hidden Force that May Be Keeping You Stuck

If you made a New Year's resolution, you've probably met one of the two sisters: Regret or her horrible twin, Guilt. These sisters look a lot alike but they are very different.<p>When Regret makes a mistake she cries, "Oh, I wish I hadn't done that!" or "Why did I do that?" or "I'm never doing that …

Facing the Great Unknown

When I got the call on Christmas Eve, I thought, "This is it, my mother is dying." But with hands-on care, this 89-year-old woman fought off yet another round of pneumonia and held death tenaciously at bay. The time I spent with her in the hospital and during her recovery at home brought my busy …

Color Ideas - Decorating with Colors

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>We're traveling back in time, and our favorite spaces have never looked so good.<p>These designer picks go well beyond white and beige.<p>It's the easiest way to add instant curb appeal.<p>Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>See ya, …

A Lake Michigan House With Exotic Allure

Filled with cultural treasures from around the world.<p>Instead of boats and buoys, designer Martin Horner added exotic elements — Moroccan tile, pillows made from Japanese obis, Balinese columns — to a Lake Michigan house. With layers of color and pattern everywhere, this house has cultural treasures …

D*S Pattern Book: Houndstooth

<i>Text by Amy Azzarito. Design and Illustration by Maxwell Tielman.</i>

How To Organize Your Home (On a Budget!)

January is a good time for a fresh start, and organizing is one of the activities that always makes me feel energized, prepared, and ready to tackle …

Energized

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Easy Crockpot Hot Chocolate Recipe for a Crowd! {3 Ingredients}

This easy Crockpot Hot Chocolate Recipe is simply irresistible on a cold winter day!<p>There’s nothing better than a warm mug of Hot Chocolate on a …

Pure Michigan

Travel | Yahoo Lifestyle

Pop Culture<p>Newsweek<p>A United Airlines passenger was paid $10,000 in travel credit to give up her seat on an overbooked flight at Dulles International …

United Airlines

15 Fall Table Decorating Ideas for a Festive Dinner

All that's missing is your favorite food. Pass the mashed potatoes, please.<p>A stunning autumn tablescape can come together so easily — just steal these themes and expert tips for creating memorable fall table decorations that guests will love. Plus, check out our 25 favorite fall centerpiece ideas.

Decorations

The Scariest Horror Movie Homes of All Time

Tour these spooky houses if you dare.<p>Think your 1970s wood-paneled den is frightening? We wouldn't be caught dead in these scary homes — all gathered from our favorite horror movie sets — and right in time for Halloween.