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5 Tips for Accurate Sewing

When it comes to sewing, accuracy plays a huge role in your final outcome—it’s hard to fudge things like straight seams and neat hems. So, if you’re looking for a few simple techniques that could make a huge difference in your next project, you’ll definitely want to check out these 5 tips for …

7 Next-Level Condiments That Chefs Can't Live Without

You might find this hard to believe, but chefs don’t make everything from scratch. Here, seven culinary stars reveal the store-bought condiments …

Flavors

Dwell

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Home Tours

Streamline Your Supplies

<i>Real Simple</i> asked the pros: What do you <i>really</i> need in your desk, toolbox, and more.<p>All You Need in Your Medicine Cabinet<p><b>Children’s ibuprofen</b> and</b> …

7 Ingenious Hacks to Make Hot Chocolate Even Better

What’s better than a steaming mug of thick, creamy hot chocolate on a chilly day? Not much—except maybe a mug scented with cardamom, cinnamon and …

Achieve Better Sleep: 7 Tips for a Cleaner and Healthier Bedroom

Ever since you were a kid, cleaning your room was probably just seen as another chore, not something worthwhile. Cleaning up may not be fun or exciting, but a tidy bedroom actually means healthier sleep, making it both rewarding and necessary.<p>Having a clean room can keep you healthier by ridding …

Allergies

Want Your Next Week to Be Super Productive? Try These 5 Success Strategies

Get a jump on next week by putting a bow on this week, and then enjoying--really enjoying--your weekend.<p>After a long week of writing and meeting deadlines, I really look forward to my weekends--getting out of the office, tapping into my latest foodie desire, playing my beloved guitars, sleeping in …

Time Management

How to make a good first impression

So we asked Susan RoAne—author of the recently released 25th anniversary edition of <i>How to Work a Room: The Ultimate Guide to Making Lasting Connections—in Person and Online</i>—for her tips on how to make those events less daunting and more fun. "In every room, there are people who you want to meet, …

13 Productivity Tips to Make 2015 Your Best Year Yet

With the New Year right around the corner, it’s a good time to evaluate your work habits (yes, in addition to your fitness routine and maybe even your haircut). Especially for you creative freelancers out there, productivity often equals money, happiness and general well-being. We found 13 tips …

Productivity

10 Food/Drinks That Cause Yellow Teeth and 6 Easy Ways to Whiten Teeth

If you thought that darker-colored food and drinks would have little or no effect on discoloring your teeth, think again! The experts tell us that if …

10 Brain Hacks To Make You Smarter

Training your brain to function on a higher level doesn’t involve a Doctoral program or becoming a Buddhist monk. The three key steps are to first, …

9 (Awesome) Benefits Of Turning Into A Morning Person

I’m not a morning person; I’m only sort of a morning person, in the way Ryan Reynolds is only sort of a critically acclaimed actor. There’s potential …

Have Better Life Productivity With These 7 Tips

Allow yourself more time for what's really important by embracing and practicing these life productivity tips.

How to Set up Your Desk to Increase Productivity at Work

6 Tips for Staying Warm During a Polar Vortex

<b>1. Stay well hydrated.</b> <br>A hot cocoa will mentally warm you up but won’t necessarily raise your body temperature. However just staying hydrated helps …

10 Essential Tips for Detoxing Your Closet

Ever have those days when you seriously hate everything in your wardrobe? Yeah, us too. But if your closet is practically bursting at the seams and you’re still fighting back the urge to head out the door in your underwear, it’s time for a closet revamp. Dressing should be easy and fun, not a daily …

Clothing

Home Tip: Keeping Indoor Plants Alive

Winter can be rough on houseplants, especially if your thumb isn’t exactly the brightest shade of green. Luckily, Rubyellen from Cakies has shared a great collection of helpful tips for keeping indoor plants alive over on A Beautiful Mess!<p>Trying indoor growing for the first time? You’ve come to the …

Fodors Travel Guide – Plan Your Trip Online

Latest & Greatest<p>Women are making a splash in the beer-making business.<p>Barbara Noe Kennedy | April 5, 2018<p>Visit these wallet-friendly gems and …

Travel

25 Clever Ways to Keep Your Workspace Organized

Oh, the joys of workspace organization. Whether you work from home, in a cube, in a corner office, or at a large communal table, the best way to zen out your space is to get it organized. We’re not saying you need to get rid of all that stuff that’s perched under your monitor – you just need to …

Crafting

Major Space Saver Alert! DIY Clip-On Desk Organizers

Moving into a super-tiny studio apartment last month got me super jacked about creative small space solutions. This exciting event was paralleled in my work life, where we at Brit + Co. are getting settled into our new space (which is, thankfully, much larger than my cozy little studio.)<p>Our recent …

DIY

20 Organization Tips to Create the Chicest Desk Ever

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>Our desks are basically our little homes away from …

Chemicals

9 Tips For Asking For A Bigger Paycheck

"They may feel like their employer will view them differently if they ask too soon, or that they will come across as too greedy," says Adam Ochstein, founder and CEO of StratEx Partners, a Chicago-based provider of HR services and software.<p>Loads of people end up leaving money on the table because …

Employment

Top 50 Money-Saving Tips

These clever tips help keep your cash where it belongs -- in your pocket!<p>First things first: Learn how to set your own personal budget with our easy-to-use worksheet.<p>Print Our Budgeting Worksheet

Wedding Planning

Planning a wedding is no easy task. First step: settle on a budget, then get started on planning with our tools, tips and articles to help you every …