Uzma Murawat

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10 ridiculously simple steps for writing a book

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain<p>As the bestselling author of five books, I can tell you without …

Writing

25 Dazzling Geometric Walls for the Modern Home

Geometric prints are taking over the design world. From runway fashion to company branding, we’re seeing kaleidoscopic designs pop up in lots of …

Interior Design

9 DIYs to Cozy Up Your Backyard

Set the scene for summer gatherings with these stylish updates.<p>Set the scene for summer gatherings with these stylish updates.

Dining Rooms

Australian Beachfront Home Encouraging Outdoor Living

Living in a modern Australian home connected to the outdoors is a dream of many. With abundant sunshine, ample palm tree sun protection, and the …

10 Front Yard Landscaping Ideas for Your Home

We’ve search high and low and found 10 of the best front yard landscaping ideas for your home. They’re accessible, manageable and they’re easy to …

Modern Bay Window Styling Ideas

Bay windows have an easy charm about them naturally, without any decorative accents applied. Without even trying you can create a feminine, homey, …

Interior Design

How To Solve The Curtain Problem When You Have Bay Windows

Bay windows are a bit odd and this means they sometimes pose problems. A bay window is actually just a regular window but the unusual feature is the …

Interior Design

A Poet On Losing His Son: 'Before You Heal, You Have To Mourn'

On a stormy night in 2011, poet Edward Hirsch lost his 22-year-old son, Gabriel. After taking a club drug, Gabriel had a seizure and died of cardiac arrest.<p>In life, Gabriel was exciting and energetic, but he also struggled, as his father remembers in his poetry:<p>I look back at the worried …

Leadership Sparkle: Motivation vs. Inspiration

Change your thoughts and you change your world. Norman --Vincent Peale<p>Motivation and inspiration both are feeling encoded. You don't get motivated or …

Will God Condemn Brittany Maynard for Ending Her Life?

On the most sacred Jewish holiday of the year -- Yom Kippur -- we literally imagine our own funeral. Men traditionally wear a white sash that will also serve as their burial shroud. The purpose is to picture our own death in a way that helps us live more fully.<p>What if, however, we could not only …

Legendary Jewelry Sales

JEWELRY SEE<p><b>From Madame du Barry's jewels at Christie's in 1795, to the Elizabeth Taylor sale in 2011, via Lily Safra's JAR brooches and collections</b> …

Jewelry

Brittany Maynard Ended Her Life

The 29-year-old woman with terminal brain cancer followed through with her plan and passed away over the weekend.<p>Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old woman who recently announced her plans to end her life with doctor-prescribed medication rather than let her terminal brain cancer kill her, fulfilled …

Breast Cancer

80% of People Think Alzheimer's Is A Normal Part of Aging

Despite estimates that more than one billion people will be affected by Alzheimer’s disease by 2050, many around the world still don’t understand the …

Dementia

Getting Organized

"Losers have goals. Winners have systems."<p>- Scott Adams, Creator of Dilbert Comic Strip<p>I’ve never been a very organized person. I don’t plan …