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a weather activity is my fave

February 25, 2014<p>For a weather friendly activity, a printable weather station fits the bill. I preassembled them for the girls to customize and then …

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …

Tutorial: Asymmetrical knit sheath dress

Liz from Cotton & Curls shows how you can make this asymmetrical knit sheath dress. This is such a versatile dress! It can be worn to a fancy event …

Rose + Chamomile Facial Scrub | Henry Happened

<b>Rose + Chamomile Facial Scrub</b> | <i>Henry Happened</i><p>Ever since I went to Lush recently I’ve rediscovered my love of all things natural and beautiful smelling! And in some kind of kismet, there have been a barrage of awesome DIY beauty reciipes all over the web. After browsing the Lush catalogue I learnt that chamomile is great for irritated skin which is definitely the best description of my skin right now! Plus this has honey in it, which is great for skin and means your scrub should keep for quite …

The Greatest Living Animation Director Explains Why He's Retiring

In a rare interview, Hayao Miyazaki talks about why his latest movie The Wind Rises — which is opening with an English-language version in the U.S. this weekend — is also his last.<p>When <i>The Simpsons</i> paid tribute to animation legend Hayao Miyazaki in January, the video quickly went viral, becoming the …

17 Stylish Wall Decals Perfect for Commitment Phobes

You may have noticed that we’re a teensy bit obsessed with wall customization. I mean, you can’t spell paint without pain, amiright? Plus, how do you know you’re still going to love that shade of sea-foam green in a year? That’s why we’re all about crafty temporary solutions like magnetic …

Decorations

Decorating a Rental: Inspiring Nursery Ideas for Renters

When you own your own home, designing a nursery may seem like an exciting opportunity. But when you’re decorating a rental, those stark, white …

Home Decorating

How To Get Free Furniture: 4 Ideas

And we really do mean free. Free as in, zero dollars. If you're (really, really) strapped for cash but want to spruce up your space, consider one of …

Vegetables That Grow Well in Shade

When most people picture a vegetable garden, they imagine a spot that bakes in the sun for most of the day. And there is good reason for this because …

Organize the Kitchen in 30 Minutes

Organizing your kitchen can seem overwhelming. Even in small kitchens, there are usually multiple cabinets and shelves, and so many different …

Cleaning

The Complete Guide to Buying, Using & Maintaining Power Drills

The power drill is, to me, the most essential power tool anyone can have in their collection. It's always the first thing I unpack after a move. In …

How To Clean, Deodorize and Condition Wood Cutting Boards Naturally

A few years ago my father gifted me a really gorgeous cutting board that he had made. It was so special, I was terrified to use it. Afraid to add …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In March

If it's warm enough to actually go to the farmer's market, you might as well take advantage.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live.)<p>Artichokes<p>Arugula<p>Asparagus<p>Avocados<p>Beets<p>Broccoli<p>Brussels …

Work For Hire Chores Board

This Work For Hire Chores Board gives your kids the opportunity to earn money for their piggy banks!<p>880<p>27.4k

50 DIY Anthropologie Hacks For Every Facet Of Your Life

Welcome spring with statement pieces inspired by Anthro's unique style but for a fraction of the price.<p><i>All Anthro originals are shown in the image on the left, and the DIYs are on the right.</i>

A Photographer Asked Convicts To Write To Their Younger Selves And The Results Were Gut-Wrenching

Trent Bell, an architectural photographer, was inspired after a friend got into trouble and ended up sentenced to 36 years in prison. Scroll down to see a video of how he made the series.<p>You can follow Trent on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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5 Spring Projects from Ideas Magazine

16 Comments<p>One of my favorite magazines, Ideas Magazine (South Africa) has a heap of inspirational projects for spring happening in their March …

Printable Road Maps for Toy Cars

Shares 0<p>Printable road maps are fun and inexpensive entertainment for kids. Get step-by-step instructions and a free PDF for the whole project …

Achoo! Vintage Handkerchiefs As Decor

Pieced together as a curtain in Kate's Amsterdam home on Apartment Therapy.<p>(Image credit: Breanne Johnsen)<p>One of the only things I took from my Great …

9 Chili Recipes That Are Like a Warm Hug

Is there anything better than a bowl of chili?<p>Really, though -- it's spiced, warm, and hearty; it's flexible enough to endure endless variations; and, above all, it's the ultimate crowd-pleaser. Whether you're vegan, gluten-free, or the dreaded picky eater, no one can turn up their nose at a bowl …

28 DIY Vases Sprouting Up as Our Faves

With spring in sight (we swear it’s coming!), it’s time to start thinking about flowers and how you are going to display those fragrant beauties once they start blooming. Get ready to daydream about warm weather: We’ve got 28 gorgeous DIY vases to display some blooms.<p><b>1. Frosted Vase</b>: Oh la la, do …

Before & After: A Used IKEA Malm Gets the Makeover of Its Life

Aniko's in the middle of a major master bedroom makeover but she's not one to eschew perfectly functional furniture, so she found a super cheap and …

OMG! You Can DIY This Gold Wallpaper With Sharpies

Believe it! You can totally DIY this stunning gold geometric wallpaper using Sharpies! Once you’ve picked your jaw up from the floor, read on to see how it’s done.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Sharpie paint pen<br>• straight edge/ruler<br>• straight edge<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how onVintage Revivals

Heavenly Cinnamon Toast French Toast

This must be breakfast heaven, ‘case Cinnamon Toast French Toast sounds like the most divine bites around. Oh yeah, it’s a one-pot meal too—some things aren’t too good to be true ;)<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>granulated sugar ( 1/2 cup (100 grams) )<br>• ground cinnamon ( 1 tablespoon )<br>• (from a 1-pound or …

19 Ways to Spruce Up Your Home with Thumbtacks

Remember those old-school gold and silver tacks your elementary school teacher used on the bulletin boards? They’re our latest design obsession. Thumbtacks are back in a big way and can give your home decor a brand-new look that’s a little rocker chic and a whole lot fab. Cue Salt-n-Pepa. We’re …

Shoutout: DIY Color Block Geometric Paper Backdrop

Geometric patterns, color blocks, and impromptu photo shoots. These are just a few of our favorite things. And now here they are together, in the form of this hip Geometric Paper Backdrop!<p>Created by Going Lovely for Green Wedding Shoes this stunner is surprisingly simple to create using just paper, …

Brit + Co…conut? 10 Ways to Use Coconut Oil

When it comes to coconut oil, the possibilities are endless! With antioxidant, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory benefits, the ingredient is simple and the results are significant. We’ve shared with you how to make lip balm and no-bake peanut butter coconut bars with coconut oil, and now we bring …