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Mid Century Trellis DIY

Have you ever had a house with a carport? I've lived in so many different houses over the course of my life, but this is actually the first time I've …

Landscaping

20 Creative Bathroom Organizers Under $20

Spice racks for your nail polish? You bet.<p>It doesn't have to cost a fortune to whip this shared home space into shape.

16 Workouts You Can Easily Do At Home

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How Uganda Came To Earn High Marks For Quality Of Death

Food coloring, water, a preservative and a pound of morphine powder. These are the ingredients in Dr. Anne Merriman's recipe for liquid morphine.<p>"It's easier than making a cake," says Merriman,a British palliative care specialist who founded Hospice Africa in Uganda in 1993 and helped design the …

Africa

Why It Is Important to Love Yourself First Before Someone Else

<i>"Love yourself first so you know what you deserve."</i><p>Lately I have been meeting people who have been pretty disappointed when it comes to the word "love."<p>I have heard the laundry list of woes on romance from being afraid to be alone out of fear of never meeting someone to compromising happiness and …

Relationships

39 Books That Prove Your Family's Not So Bad After All

Things could definitely be worse...

Books

Which US City You Should Live in Based Off Your Myers-Briggs Results

<i>This post was originally posted on JoinBlush.com</i><p>It's fun to learn about your personality. You can dig into who might best complement you in a romantic relationship, what job would best suit your strengths, and even what city you should live in. It's great fun, which is probably why you moseyed on …

Salt Lake City

How to Take Travel Photos Like A Professional

There are travel photos, and then there are professional travel photos--you know, the ones you see in the pages of <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i>, <i>Departures</i> and <i>Travel and Leisure</i>. It's easy to flip through those glossy pages thinking that your own travel photos could never look that good, but the truth is that …

Framing

13 Reasons Marriage Is Actually Pretty Awesome

According to Us the Duo.<p>From the very beginning, music has been an important part of Michael and Carissa Alvarado's love story. The couple — better known as Us the Duo — met on the set of a music video, where they immediately hit it off and decided to become collaborators. Their courtship played …

The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

Books

Nine New Ways to Get Yourself to Cuba

If you’re excited to visit Cuba, you’re not alone. Everyone, including cruise companies, airlines, tour operators, and ferry services, are jumping on …

Cuba

10 Adrenaline-Pumping Outdoor Activities in the West

<b>buck·et list</b><p>noun, informal<p>A number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime.<p>The diverse climate and terrain of the Western U.S. make it a popular destination for adventurers and adrenaline junkies. Quick to mind are the deep slot canyons of Utah …

Hiking
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30 Books You Need To Read Before You Turn 30

Some books are best read at a certain age. Even the novels and memoirs you might consider timeless -- Toni Morrison's <i>The Bluest Eye</i> or Joan Didion's <i>The Year of Magical Thinking</i> -- can serve a special purpose if consumed during a particular phase in your life. That particular phase is, of course, …

Books

National Vegetarian Week : 45 Recipes To Share

Back at university, I spent a lot of time with a bunch of Spanish guys who took food very seriously. Dinners went on and on, to the disbelief of our …

Cooking

Bill Gates' Summer Reading List Is Heavy on Nerd, Light on Non-Nerd

Would you believe the Microsoft founder has a soft spot for comics?<p>You're likely still thumbing through the books on our summer reading list, so forgive Bill Gates for piling on. The Microsoft founder and noted philanthropist has shared a list of the six "beach reads" he's hoping you'll tackle this …

Books

How to make beautiful and fine jewelry with their own hands – DIY is FUN

In this post we collected several ideas of making jewelry: all these bracelets, baubles, pendants and rings can be done with your own hands.<p>1. …

Pasta e Fagioli

5 stars based on 170 votes<p><i>Pasta e fagioli</i> — literally “pasta and beans” — is a heartwarming Italian soup, perfect for a chilly night. There are …

20 Colorado Places That Will Literally Take Your Breath Away

Please forgive if this is long-winded. ;) There's a lot to see when you're always so high up in such a delightful state. Let GEICO take you there.

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

Living with two penises is 'special and unique'

By Daniel Rosney <i>Newsbeat reporter</i><p><b>A man with two penises has been speaking to Newsbeat about living with the condition.</b><p>Known only as Triple D, the 25-year-old from the east coast of America claims to have had 1,000 sexual partners.<p>He suffers from diphallia which is a rare condition where a male is …

Sexuality

The 11 Best Books of 2014 That You Can Spend 2015 Reading

Did you read any books this year? I hope so! It was a great year for women writers, who dominated critics lists (spoiler alert: including ours), highly anticipated follow-ups, and out-of-left-field debuts.<p>No? Maybe you pretended to read a book this year, lugging around that copy of <i>Oblomov</i> waiting …

18 Stunning DIY Wall Art Projects You Will Love - Part 2

<b>Making your own DIY wall art is the best way of getting the exact kind of decor that you want in your home, since you're the boss and you can craft</b> …

10 Superfoods Healthier Than Kale

In the world of marketing, image is everything. If you're James Franco or Roger Federer or Taylor Swift, your name and face can be used to sell anything from phones to watches to perfume -- even if you're not necessarily famous for the your tech-savvy, your promptness, or the way you smell.<p>In the …

Nutrition

The 10 Best Health Books in 2014

Perhaps my favorite part of being a minimally trained health writer is that it provides the perfect excuse to read! And reading is something that I did a lot of in 2014. With no further adieu, here are the top 10 books in the realm of health -- defined broadly as the harmony of physical, emotional, …

Health Care

How to Talk Dirty Without Feeling Ridiculous

<b>Build Your Way Up</b><br>You don’t have to just jump right in to some complicated, out-of-character script. “Just react to what’s happening,” say Em and Lo. “If something feels good, say so.” They advise starting with moans and sighs, then saying your partner’s name, working up to “Yes!” or “I love that,” …

15 Damaging Myths About Life We Should All Stop Believing

<b>1. There is a single definition of success.</b><p>And it involves an established career, large house, acceptable body shape, marriage and annual holidays.<p>Everyone has their own path to walk in this life, and what brings true meaning and deep fulfillment differs for all of us.<p>Let go of your need to fit to …

Happiness

33 Pictures Taken At The Right Moment

We Bored Pandas are huge fans of perfectly timed photos that capture perfect (and usually funny or unexpected) moments that come and go with a blink …

Reddit

The Best Meditation Retreats in the U.S.

You don’t have to journey to an exotic ashram in India a la <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i> for an exclusive, life-changing meditation retreat. Whether you’re traveling solo, want to reconnect as a couple, or take an unforgettable trip with friends, some incredible resorts and getaways in the States are geared to …

Meditation

A Natural Homemade Sunscreen Recipe That Works!

<b>Do you love the sun as much as I do, but hate</b> the chemicals in commercial sunscreen? Then you’ll LOVE this natural homemade sunscreen!My teen years …

Skin Care