Make Cut Flowers Last Longer With Hairspray

Sure, hairspray does a fine job of keeping hair in place. But did you know hairspray can also preserve fresh flowers and keep them from wilting?


Raspberry Pi Owners, Check Your TV Supports CEC Before You Spend

If you’re new to the world of compact media centres such as the Raspberry Pi, it’s easy to get caught up in all the bits and bobs you need to get it set up. Of course, having the required cables — power, HDMI, USB, etc — is mandatory, but before you splurge on a custom remote and infrared receiver, make sure your TV doesn’t provide this functionality already.


Freeze Kale Cubes To Make Super-Fast Green Smoothies

Homemade green smoothies are a fast, easy and inexpensive way to get fibre, folate, vitamins and antioxidants in your diet. One trick that will make whipping them up not just easier but also more convenient is to freeze some kale cubes ahead of time.


Tool School: The Absolutely Essential Drill/Driver

No matter what project your’e doing, you’ll need to drill some holes and drive some screws once in a while. A lightweight drill/driver should be the first power tool that anyone owns. Here’s why.


Type 'Send Directions' Into Google To Navigate On Your Phone

Headed somewhere? Instead of opening up your phone and searching for a location, you can now just type “Send Directions” into Google on your computer, and send those directions right to your Android device.


Calculate Your Overall Savings Rate To Measure Your Financial Health

When it comes to planning your financial future, it’s common to look at how much your investments are making or your employee benefits. One number can give you a birds-eye view on your overall situation: your personal savings rate.


How To Travel With Your Kids And Keep Everyone Happy

One of the best experiences you can give your children is travelling to new, different places. They will grow as people while creating lasting memories with you. Here’s how you can level up your next family trip.


Wear a Baseball Cap And A Non-Running Jacket To Run In The Rain

Rain is the worst running weather. Even intrepid athletes who head out in the snow can find themselves hiding indoors on grey days, mumbling about how rain gets in their eyes and soaks their clothes. But it’s possible to thwart misery with a few smart choices, so you can turn heads as people say “Can you believe she’s out running in this weather?”


How To Survive Long Road Trips Without Going Crazy

Long road trips can be a blast — or they can be boring, exhausting endeavours. Here’s how, with a bit of preparation, you can make sure you survive your trip with your sanity intact.


Why Your Partner Ignores Your Sexual Requests

Communicating your sexual wants and needs is an important part of being in a relationship, but it’s also really freaking hard for most of us to do! Many of my clients take the brave step of asking for what they want in bed, only to feel like their desires are being ignored. If that’s the case for you, here’s what might be going awry.