Rules of Running
How I Maxed Out My IRA Making Just $28K
After my first summer job as a day-care assistant in high school, I followed my father's advice and opened a Roth IRA with a $250 deposit and rosy dreams of retiring at 30 years old (hey, I was 16!). Being somewhat of a perfectionist, I didn't take t...
DIY | Watercolor 'Will You Be My Bridesmaid?' Cards
It's DIY time again, lovely readers! This time I have a super "artsy" project for you! We are going to be painting "Will you be my bridesmaid?" cards, inspired by all the gorgeous watercolor stationary we have been seeing lately. I've got a downloada...
What Life Has Taught Me in 33 Years
Today is my birthday and it's the first time I have felt compelled to write. I have been hiding out for the past two weeks after a devastating blow to one of our passions.
17 Apart: How To: DIY Stump Table
9 Foreign Words the English Language Desperately Needs
While we were busy fumbling with hand gestures and illustrations like cavemen, other cultures just made up the perfect words and phrases to encapsulate those little everyday moments filled with ... uh ... je ne sais quoi.
A Frugal Town in Lithuania Erects a Christmas Tree Made...
Okay municipalities of the world, pay attention. For a third consecutive year the city of Kaunas, Lithuania approached artist Jolanta Šmidtienė to assist with their annual holiday decorating. Recognizing the city's somewhat dire financial state the a...
14 Stories That Prove Animals Have Souls
Animals are capable of so much more compassion, love, bravery, and ingenuity than most people realize. Here are 14 incredible stories that reveal their hidden depths.
14 Secrets to Expanding Time
14 Secrets to Expanding Time
Tissue Rosette Kissing Balls - The Idea Room
Inspiring Mothers, Women and Families
how to transfer a photo to fabric - A Beautiful Mess
Did you know you can transfer photos to fabric without using iron-on sheets? I love this technique. It's simple to execute and the end results are really pretty. It's another method for hand printing! I made some fabrics the other...
How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color
We love using chalkboards as backdrops for displays and parties (like this one here!). So we were super excited to learn that you can create your own custom colors-and it's really easy! We first learned how from Martha Stewart whose...
Rashad Alakbarov Paints with Shadows and Light
This is kind of flying all over the internet right now, but I couldn't resist sharing. Artist from uses suspended translucent objects and other found materials to create light and shadow paintings on walls. The jaw-dropping light painting above, ma...
Fathoms Deep: Protecting the Seafloor-- Narrated by Alexandra...
Funny: Smart tips to make life easier (15 photos)
Funny: Smart tips to make life easier
Tie One On: DIY Swimsuits - Martha Stewart Crafts
Read Marthastewart's Tie One On: DIY Swimsuits article Also, browse thousands of other holiday clip-art, decorating, crafts, hand-made gifts and project ideas.