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Icarus has fallen – politics and the tragedy of Brian Molefe<p>“It is a melancholy truth; that even great men have poor relations…” (C Dickens, 1812 – …

19 Impossibly Cool Crafts For Kids That Adults Will Want To Try

They might blow your mind, too.

The Essential Supplies You Need In a Basic Home Cleaning Kit

There’s an endless number of cleaning products out there, but you don’t need to spend a fortune to keep a home looking nice. These are the only …

WATCH: The Tricks You Can Do With These Next-Gen Magnets Look Like Magic

Their north and south poles are on the SAME SIDE.<p>Sometimes all it takes is a little child-like wonder to remind you just how freaking cool magnetic …

French highlight two Bok mishaps

2016-01-04 10:47<p>Cape Town - Two embarrassing Springbok performances in 2015 have made it into a popular French rugby newspaper’s five ‘crazy’ matches …

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Inspired By Bauhaus Design, ShapeKit Lets Kids Create Gorgeous Animations

Being a child is awesome because every little thing is an adventure. Rolling over, sitting up, eating solids, making letters, telling time–life is one milestone after another. As a jaded adult, it’s hard for me to remember the overwhelming wonders of growing up. ShapeKit, however, recaptures a …

MacOS X 10.10.3 Update is *TOXIC*

As a PSA (public service announcement), I'm reporting here that updating your Yosemite system to 10.10.3 is incredibly toxic if you use WiFi.<br>I've …

I Didn't Love My Wife When We Got Married

I’m a ridiculous, emotional, over-sentimental sap. I guess that’s why I told my wife I loved her on our second date.<p>I had tried really hard up to …

‘But You Never Said...’ Why Couples Remember Differently

The root of many arguments, memory is affected by mood and emotions<p>Carrie Aulenbacher remembers the conversation clearly: Her husband told her he wanted to buy an arcade machine he found on eBay. He said he’d been saving up for it as a birthday present to himself. The spouses sat at the kitchen …

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When You’re In A Good Relationship, You Learn These 10 Things

I’d had serious relationships before meeting my fiance, with a couple lasting for years. I thought I was an adult; I thought I knew how to be a great …

Teach Your Child not to Interrupt in one Simple & Respectful Step

See these two?<p>Boy do they have a lot going on. Often times they are just BURSTING to tell me something and will come straight up to me and tell me …

10 Kid-Friendly Projects You Can Build Now

Stuck at home and bored with the kids? Why not try out one of these easy-to-follow plans for building your very own toys?<p>Stuck at home and bored with the kids? Why not try out one of these easy-to-follow plans for building your very own toys?

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layout<p>title<p>date<p>categories<p>post<p>Inside DuetDisplay and Unattributed Open-Source<p>2014-12-18 05:12:43 -0800<p>re<p>I read about Duet a few days before its …

There's a Reason We Think Lard Is Unhealthy: Marketing

Lard wasn't always considered artery-clogging gunk or the rebel chef's fat of choice. A century ago, rendered pig fat was just what American cooks …

How To Make Your Own Laundry Detergent

Until nontoxic, biodegradable, single-use, disposable socks become a reality, everyone has to do the laundry. And for many this is a pain. Besides the obvious time sink, laundry can be fairly resource intensive.<p>However, with this simple DIY project, you can dramatically cut down the cost of …

15 Science Experiments You Can Do With Your Kids

Time to get messy, light some stuff on fire, and use food products in ways they were never intended! Parents and teachers across the internet have …

This Gorgeous iPad Science Book Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again

What if you could touch an old timey science book to learn more?<p>Tinybop Plants is a new iPad app that will make you feel like a kid learning science for the first time again.<p>I can’t remember a single science book I read as a child, but I have an idyllic mental image–we all do, don’t we?–of a book …

TP Roll Super Hero Cuffs

This is a sponsored post.<br>We recently had a chance to preview the movie Disney Super Buddies from the creators of Disney Buddies. Our entire family …

Kickin' it Croquet Style

Kids need to burn off some of that extra energy? Have some old pool noodles on-hand?? Then it’s time to make up your own kick croquet lawn game!!<p>Cut …

Science Experiment: Elephant Toothpaste

This exciting science experiment works great in a discussion on reactions, as a demonstration, or as an actual experiment. To use it as an …

<3 Easy Homemade Sidewalk Chalk Recipe/How-To <3 you will need: Cardboard tubes from center of paper towels or toilet paper Scissors Duct tape Freezer paper Quart plastic containers (recycled deli containers work well) Tempera paint in desired colors Water Mixing spoon Plaster of Paris Rubber spatula Cooling rack Full instructions here: http://www.sweetpaulmag.com/crafts/easy-homemade-sidewalk-chalk #DIY #KidsCrafts #Chalk #SidewalkChalk #SweetPaul

How to Make Bouncing Bubbles That Won’t Pop for Sensory Play - DIY & Crafts

Do your kids love sensory play activities as much as mine? Sensory play is a great way to keep children amused, and it also plays an important role …

Cute Banana Dolphins Eating Grapes

Bismarck, North Dakota-based bakery, Luz’s Unique Creations, has released a handy guide on how to create cute banana dolphins that are perfect for …

DIY Cardboard Pirate Ship - craft tutorial

Inspired by a recent trip to the cinema to see the latest Tinkerbell & The Pirate Fairy story I decided to make another pirate ship – a ship that was …

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The Best Home Remedies for Any Ailment, Backed By Research

Home remedies are awesome ways to fix common little problems like hangovers, headaches, acne, and just about everything else. But how much research …

Hasbro Teams Up with 3D Systems So Kids Can Start 3D Printing Their Toys

Soon enough kids may be able to print their own 3D printed toys. Hasbro, the makers of everything from Transformers to My Little Pony toys just …