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To the Embarrassed Parent of the Child Pointing at My Daughter. As we enter the playground area, your child immediately points to mine, calling loudly “Mom, look at HER!”

To the Embarrassed Parent of the Child Pointing at My Daughter

You quickly hush him, calling him to you to quietly reprimand him. You’re at the end of the same grocery store aisle when your child catches a glimpse at the baby in my cart and asks, “Why is that baby so red?” 6 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Person. 2016, motherfuckers.

6 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Person

Yeah! LET'S DO THIS. Motivation and Self Improvement - 100 Wedding Tips Every Bride Should Know. Congrats!

100 Wedding Tips Every Bride Should Know

You're newly engaged and eager to dive in to planning the details of the big day. Before you get overwhelmed by the choices, costs and innumerable possibilities, read these tips that every bride should know. Planning 1. Set the date! 7 Life Changing Keys to Success. Success does not belong to a select few; success belongs to “you,” if you’re willing to go after it.

7 Life Changing Keys to Success

Success is never handed out, you must take it, but you don’t take it by force. You take success by becoming a successful person internally. When you succeed on the inside, by taking on the thoughts of a successful person, the results will show on the outside. Social Psychology Network. American Psychological Association (APA)

The Good Men Project - The Conversation No One Else Is Having. 12 Stupid Things People Care Way Too Much About. Increase any PC's performance with these 10 steps. Justin James lists 10 simple steps that will help improve the speed and performance of any PC.

Increase any PC's performance with these 10 steps

There's so much information out there about PC performance (especially on Windows machines), it's difficult to be sure what's right and what's not so helpful. Here are 10 proven performance enhancements you can make to your computer, many of which are free. This blog post was originally published in the 10 Things Blog. 1: Get rid of malware New machines shouldn't have malware on them. 2: Upgrade to a better video card For typical business productivity tasks, a video card probably isn't an upgrade that will have a lot of value. 3: Get a faster drive Many times, the real performance issue is the speed of disks. 4: Address hardware and driver issues All too often, system slowness is actually a sign of hardware problems. 5: Use a RAID Using a RAID can dramatically lower the read and write speeds of your disks, depending on the RAID level you choose. 6: Try a different browser.

The easiest way to find a home or apartment for rent - Zumper. Explore the map.

The easiest way to find a home or apartment for rent - Zumper

Creative Writing For Dummies Cheat Sheet. Rewriting and editing helps to tighten up your work.

Creative Writing For Dummies Cheat Sheet

But it can be difficult – what to chop and when to stop may not be clear, and you may change your mind more than once during the process. Ask yourself whether you need to take out: Unnecessary information and explanation. Passages of dialogue that go on too long. Clunky descriptions that give too much detail. How to Write a Creative Writing Story: 6 Steps. Edit Article Sample Stories Edited by BellaKnowsIt, Jenna, Genius_knight, Mikkalia and 7 others Everyone at some point has read a story involving a prince, princess, or some kind of mythical creature.

How to Write a Creative Writing Story: 6 Steps

Short Stories: 10 Tips for Creative Writers. 25 Legitimately Useful Sites for College Students. Oct 20, 2008 As you navigate around the Web, it's so easy to get pulled into rabbit holes of irrelevance.

25 Legitimately Useful Sites for College Students

The Internet is filled with sites that offer nothing of value for college students. World Bank Group. New USA Funding. Welcome. American Association of Diabetes Educators - American Association of Diabetes Educators. Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 2013 Consumer Guide. Apps. Letter Closings. Cruelty-Free Silk: Fact or Fiction? Wearing silk can be a tricky decision for eco-fashionistas.

Cruelty-Free Silk: Fact or Fiction?

On the one hand, silk is a naturally beautiful fiber that can support at-risk women and villages, when produced fairly. And silk is biodegradable, when produced naturally. On the other hand, most silk today is produced “efficiently” to maximize profits, which can negate most of its inherently beautiful qualities. Here are a few simple things that can help you make choices that feel better. Look for the Fair Trade label Did you know it can take more than 1,500 cocoons to produce a single silk dress? The easiest way to ensure the silk you buy supports safe working conditions, pays fair wages, and does not exploit slave or child labor, is to look for the Fair Trade logo on the label. While the Fair Trade logo is the easiest way to ensure fair practices, it is not the only way. Choose Peace Silk In conventional silk production, silkworm caterpillars are boiled alive during metamorphosis. Opt for raw and untreated silk. Handwriting font creator.

Sewing - Home. Seam Finishes. Today, I’ll be covering some basic seam finishes. Tomorrow, gear up for self-finished seams. Lace Identification Page. Are Parents Setting Kids Up for Failure by Pushing Too Hard for Success? Are parents harming kids by focusing on the wrong definition of success? No matter your socioeconomic status, as parents you want your kids to have a better life than you do. But instead of launching a generation of happy young adults who feel driven to succeed, parents who are hyper-focused on doing everything "right" have created a country full of kids who are stressed-out, burned-out, and depressed.

According to psychologist and author Madeline Levine, "Our current version of success is a failure. " Related: Stress Alters Kids' Genes, Study Finds.