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What to do if you’re exposed to tear gas

Covering your eyes, airways, and skin is critical for tear gas protection. Naval attire is optional. Ale_Mi via Deposit Photos From protecting yourself to protecting others: everything you need to know. Anyone who has ever

How to improve your math skills

You need math, but you don’t have to struggle. There’s a lot we learn that we instantly forget. In fact, depending on who you ask, up to 60 percent of high school goes straight into your mental recycling bin, and for quite a few of

Make a Thanksgiving Floral Centerpiece

Setting a table with flowers is the easiest way to dress it up for a gathering. For a perfect Thanksgiving table, finding flowers that are a little unusual and give off a hearty, rustic autumn feel is a great way to celebrate the season.

I Tried Waxing Myself… and It Was a Disaster

As we all know, being a woman is expensive. Even the most basic rituals of self-care are expected to set us back probably more than we would like. From hair appointments and nail maintenance to some elaborate CBD-infused cleansing oil,

Seven apps and tools to help organize your life

Restore order to your days. Between work, activities, appointments, and ever-growing to-do lists, many of us constantly feel rushed and anxious. And, all too often, the distractions of our smartphones only make this busy pace more

Easy Stenciled Outdoor Rug

Supplies:-outdoor rug (either a flat weave rug or a woven jute rug)–stencil paper (or you can use overhead projector sheets like I did)–acrylic paint–pounce sponge brushes–star template-X-Acto knife or scissors Print out your

How To Make Mirrored Side Tables

Supplies for Two Tables:-One sheet of 1/2″ plywood* (I used about 2/3 of the sheet)-Mirror pieces (two 14″ x 14″ pieces and eight 14″ x 18″ pieces)–Wood glue-Four clamps (long enough to span 14″)-Power drill with countersink bit-Four dozen

Leopard Nap Mat DIY

Supplies:-batting for the inside of mat (you can use something like this and cut or fold as many layers as you want for desired thickness)-flannel for leopard body and ears (I got 4 yards of this in the latte color)-1/8 yard of