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How To Work With a Dressmaker To Make Your Wedding Dress

Finding a wedding dress is an emotion- and expectation-filled process. Not only should it fit perfectly while moving effortlessly from ceremony to pictures to dinner to dancing, it also needs to be the best and most memorable dress you’ve ever put on your body. No pressure. Here's the first step: breathe. Maybe you've been dreaming about this since you attached a kleenex veil to the head of ...

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Enjoy Your Sparkly New Engagement Ring Without Stress

If your hand glitters with more enthusiasm than usual, you may have a brand new ring signifying your upcoming nuptials - and a really big party to plan. But don't wrench yourself from freshly-engaged ...

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Five Great Ways for Tutors to Find New Students

As a tutor, you know everything there is to know about ushering a better understanding of geometry, grammar or Ghengis Khan into a fresh young mind. But you may need some help finding those fresh ...

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Five Fun After-School Snack Ideas

After a brutal day of fractions and tetherball, kids need food - preferably healthy food shaped like animals. Here are some after school snacks to fuel both their imaginations and their ...

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Learn To Cook In Time For Thanksgiving

Talking about Thanksgiving when the pumpkin spice latte has just made its debut may feel overeager. But if you’re hosting your family for the biggest meal of the year, now is the perfect time to begin ...

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Curing Disease Can Be as Simple as Changing What’s In Your Fridge

If you're healthy, you want to stay that way. If you're sick, you may be willing to do just about anything to feel better - and you may have to do less than you think. “There are so many health ...

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Spook Your Guests Like a Pro

On Halloween, all rules of hosting get upended. Guests are to be terrified, spider webs are to be displayed with pride, and a dismembered finger in the salsa is a good thing. We asked Thumbtack party ...

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Six Ways to De-stress Using Thumbtack

Just because life does its best to turn you into a cauldron of stress doesn’t mean you have to let it boil over. Here are six ways to use Thumbtack to make your life 100% less stressful. Fine, 73% ...

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Put Your Garden To Bed For the Winter

Your garden has done its job, sprouting tomatoes and mint so you could make summer salads and mojitos. Now it’s time to give your garden a break by putting it to bed for the winter. Do this right and ...

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How to Stay Healthy During the Holidays

Nothing like an endless parade of gingerbread men to derail all thoughts of spinach. Why choose a salad full of greens when deviled eggs are singing their siren song? Virtually every human brain ...

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Have a Cozy, Crafty Fall

Everything we love about summer - barbecued tri-tip, fresh peaches, floating lazily down the river in an inner tube - is taking a hiatus as the weather shifts from heat to fog. If you’re like us and ...

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