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Box Office: Seven Reasons Why 'King Arthur' Bombed

Pretty much like the headline says. As of writing, the $175 million-budgeted <i>King Arthur: Legend of the Sword</i> has earned $15.365m domestic and $44.4m worldwide, with little reason for anything resembling hope. The film is probably going to lose around $150m for Warner Bros./Time Warner Inc., Village …

34 High-Protein Smoothie Recipes That Are Easy to Make

Not a bodybuilder? Enjoy a protein smoothie anyway! Our bodies need protein for healthy skin, hair, bones, and heart. Plus a protein-packed breakfast …

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Move over, unicorn. These mythical creatures also deserve their own frappuccinos.

Starbucks briefly made everyone go insane when they unleashed the Unicorn Frappuccino on the world. The drink's electric pink and blue swirls, the …

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Chew On This For Earth Day: How Our Diets Impact The Planet

The foods we choose to put on our plates — or toss away – could have more of an ecological impact than many of us realize.<p>On Earth Day, here are some ways to consider how our diet impacts the planet.<p><b>Waste not, want not</b><p>You've heard the numbers on food waste. More than 30 percent of available food is …

Social scouting: How NFL teams track prospects online

The influence of social media during the NFL draft reached an all-time high this time last year. Laremy Tunsil landed in the center of controversy …

A New Museum in Sweden Is All About Failure

The path to success is littered with failures, but fortunately someone is following the innovators of the world, picking up their discarded projects …

Printable Star Wars Valentine

Here’s an adorable <i>Star Wars</i> themed Valentine’s card you can print right at home. The addition of the glow stick as Yoda’s light saber is pure crafty genius!<p>This free, printable card comes to us from the Design Wash Rinse Repeat blog. Be sure to click around there for more fantastic project ideas.

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

WATCH THIS!<p>From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the …

Magical Christmas Lanterns

This week, we have worked on making Christmas lanterns. Out came more mason jars and paint, and now we have a set of flickering blue luminaries on …

Make Bread in the Slow Cooker

Want some fresh bread? The oven isn’t the only option for baking bread at home, Emma Christensen of the kitchn suggests tossing some dough into your crock pot for some warm homemade bread. It turns out that the “High” setting on most slow cookers just happens to heat the pot to the right …

How-To: DIY Wooden Ruler Growth Chart

Instead of marking up door frames that might be painted over or left behind in a move, keep a lasting record of growth spurts and growing up with this handy DIY wooden ruler growth chart tutorial from Liz at Say Yes!<p>Love it? Click here to see the full how-to.

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Make Cork Angel Ornaments with Recycled Items

I’m always holding on to odds and ends like corks, bottle caps, lids, and other items in the event that I can use them someday. For this project, I …

RecipeGirl Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies - RecipeGirl

1. Whisk the flour, granulated sugar, cocoa, baking powder, and salt in a bowl to combine.<p>2. Beat the cream cheese and butter in a large bowl with an …

Malted Vanilla Cake with Cardamom and White Chocolate Glaze

<b>The cake has a dense crumb with a rich, smooth white chocolate and cardamom frosting to finishes it off seeping into the inner walls. The malt</b> …

Chocolate Pudding Fudge

<i>The chocolate pudding in this simple fudge is irresistible!</i><p>You will never find a “regular” fudge recipe on this blog. Why? Because “regular” fudge to …

Tiramisu cupcakes recipe

Mixing culinary traditions is fun. Sometimes a bit experimental, but fun 😉 In anticipation of the holidays I wanted to try something different for …

Eggless Lemon Tea Cake

Eggless Lemon Tea Cake made with Twinings lemon flavored tea and baked in the teabag box itself!<p>This Eggless Lemon Tea cake is soft, moist and full …

Top Five Easiest Cookies to Make This Holiday Season

Maija is a busy mom to three busy children – children who insist on eating every day. Between shuttling kids to dance or cheer practice, tae kwon do, …

How-To: Macaroni and Cheese Waffles

Photo: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt<p>You should definitely make way too much mac n’ cheese for dinner so that you can make these amazing Macaroni and Cheese Waffles concocted by J. Kenji Lopez-Alt of Serious Eats!<p>This really might be the best way to eat macaroni and cheese ever. The center stays gooey and …

How-To: Elder Scottish Rose Cocktail

I love to host summer cocktail parties on my deck. And my current favorite drink is called the Elder Scottish Rose. It is both pretty and delicious, with a fun and easy garnish that impresses everyone. Exotic liquors are popular and many unique imports have become available to amateur mixologists. …

Deep Fried Tequila Shots

Have your cake and tequila shots too with this disturbingly decadent Deep Fried Tequila Shots recipe by Oh, Bite It! Consisting of angel food cake soaked in tequila, fried in oil, and sprinkled with powdered sugar, these little cubes pack a powerfully hedonistic punch!<p>I really don’t know how to …

How-To: Ironbound Bookcase

Organize your books in modern-meets-rustic style with this sturdy DIY ironbound bookcase project from Ben at HomeMade Modern.<p>Make it this weekend! Click here to see how it’s done.

Flashback: Build a Cardboard Cat Rocket

<b>By Haley Pierson-Cox</b><br>No matter how many fancy cat toys they have, there is nothing in this world that makes my cats happier than a good old fashioned cardboard box. So, taking a cue from them, I designed a cat tree that turns four regular cardboard boxes into a flashy two-story cat rocket, complete …

Peter Cole’s Vintage Key Hooks and Necklaces

Having trouble keeping track of your keys? Maybe you need one of these wall hooks made from keys by artist and World Maker Faire Alum Peter Cole on which to hang them. Cole was back at World Maker Faire this year, but instead of showing off his curious sculptures, he’s exhibiting a different series …

How-To: Matchbox Suitcases

These tiny suitcases are for the super-ultralight traveler! I spotted this adorable little paper craft over on Craftster. I’m loving all the little sticker details and the potential for personalizing your own. This would make a sweet little gift box, or perhaps the perfect package to store your …

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Gummy Bear Sangria

Are you on course for a full-blown lazy weekend? Well, if you’re not, then you can always change course with few glasses of this charming Gummy Bear Sangria recipe by my name is yeh.<p>The trick to this colorful concoction is getting your gummy bears sauced by soaking them in vodka over night. Then …

How-To: Geometric Wood Flooring

Mandi over at Vintage Revivals came up with a pretty rad solution to redoing the floor in her 1972 Bell Travel Trailer, affectionately known as The Nugget.<p>The floor section she was remodeling in her trailer is not a huge area, but she wanted it to be one of those show-stopping parts of the reno. …

How-To: Recycled Wine Bottle Chandelier

Transform empty wine bottles into a gorgeous, rainbow-colored light fixture with this cool recycled wine bottle chandelier tutorial from Johnnie at Saved by Love Creations!<p>Brighten up a boring room today! Click here to see the full how-to.