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How to Calm Your Nerves Before a Big Presentation

It’s not easy getting ready for a big presentation. The stakes can feel high, and in our desire for things to go well, the anticipation builds. Fear, anxiety, or even paralysis can kick in. What can you do to calm your nerves when this happens?<p><b>Observe, Accept, and Reframe</b><p>First, recognize that …

Kylie Jenner Just Debuted the New Puma Sneakers You'll Be Coveting

Kylie Jenner and Puma are back at it again. Her first campaign with the brand, which debuted back in March, introduced us to the new Puma Fierce …

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Swiss Currency Has Shot Up 15% So Far Today. Here’s Why That Matters

Chaos in the currency market is a sign of deep problems for Europe—and the whole global economy.<p>The global economy got a lot more interesting today, …

15 Insights Into Giving A Great Presentation

You'll gain confidence when you're well-practiced in proper technique and understand how an audience absorbs information.<p>Brazilian company SOAP Presentations, which has designed presentations for major clients like Samsung, Microsoft, and Google, collected 15 bits of insight that can help you …

Meet the Flat White, the Coffee Drink Taking the U.S. by Storm

The Australian coffee craze is about to make it big in America<p>The latest Aussie invasion has nothing to do with beers, bands, or crocodiles. But it does have a strong connection to an Australian breakfast.<p>It's the <b>flat white</b>, the Australian answer to the latte, and it's a name you should know the …

The 24 restaurants foodies loved in 2014

This was the year of crisp doughnuts and slurpy ramen, two trends heavily reflected in the world of food blogging.<p>From Sydney to New York, bloggers …

Fireworks Photography Tips and Techniques

When you are going to photograph fireworks, be prepared. Make sure you have enough memory cards and extra batteries. You will need to take a tripod, …

Get Organized: 15 Storage Products for Less Than $40

Holiday season is a great time to organize your house—you're cooped up inside, and you actually have a few days to get things done. There's an …

DIY Gumball Drink Stirrers

I have a prop closet and a prop bin just chock full of stuff, and when I was going through it one day, I found a whole bunch of gumballs hiding out …

Bellini Popsicles with Edible Flowers

• Chop the peaches, removing the pits, and add them to your blender. Puree until smooth and strain through a fine mesh strainer.<br>• Transfer 5 oz of peach …

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Learn how to make pretty pom pom shoe clips to add a little whimsy to your step on your wedding day & beyond! http://bridalmusings.com/2013/08/diy-shoe-clips-pom-poms-chiffon-wedding-shoes/ This was a crafty collaboration between Ninette of Wake Up and Make Love + Kat Hill Photography.

Have you entered the La Gartier giveaway yet? http://bridalmusings.com/2013/08/gorgeous-la-gartier-wedding-garters-giveaway/ WIN a gorgeous garter + ALL entrants get 15% off the garter of their dreams. But you best be quick as the giveaway closes tomorrow!

Those clever Pocketful of Dreams ladies have been revealing their top tips & tricks for 'setting the scene' on your wedding day...and what a scene this is! http://bridalmusings.com/2013/08/wedding-planning-tips-pocketful-of-dreams/ I adore this romantic, lace wrapped tree / altar as photographed to perfection by Jose Villa

This is what happens when a stylish wedding blogger (Sara of Wedding Sparrow) and a designer tie the knot... Roses, succulents, mecury glass and one killer fishtail lace dress! http://bridalmusings.com/2013/08/organic-wedding-debs-ivelja-photography/ Beautiful photos by debs ivelja photography

5 Things We Learned From the 2013 Small Cool Kitchens Contest

Our Small Cool Kitchens contest wrapped up this week. Did you enjoy it? We always love this contest because it gives us a unique snapshot of what's …

7 Truths Women Have to Learn the Hard Way

Chinese Lending Slows As Concerns Of A Credit Crisis Loom

New outstanding loans fell to 667 billion yuan, from 793 billion yuan in April. This was also short expectations of 815 billion yuan.<p>Outstanding loans were up 14.5% in May, down from 14.9% in April.<p>Total social financing (TSF) — financing available to the economy from the financial sector — fell to …