Celebrate

  • TTF's Party Guest Guide

    TTF’s Best Party Guest Guide

    Here at TTF HQ, we’ve discussed at length how to throw a great party, but what about being a great party guest? Whether you’re going to your office holiday party, a wedding, a small intimate dinner party, or an epic New Year’s Bash, the rules are always the same: Show up at a reasonable time […] Read more…

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    Optimizing Optimism

    Here at TTF HQ, our ultimate goal has always been to create an optimistic community in which positivity would thrive. We’ve always preferred the sunnier slices of life so why not create an idealistic online space where optimizing optimism would be celebrated? If you’re looking for snarky clickbait, there’s definitely no shortage of that nowadays. […] Read more…

Consume

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    Peanut Butter Puppy Cakes

    I don’t have a puppy of my own but we had a puppy party at work recently so I decided to make it extra special by coming up with a recipe for puppy cakes. Some research went into figuring out what ingredients were safe for dogs to eat and digest, hence why I selected items […] Read more…

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    Perfect Blueberry Muffins

    I love these perfect blueberry muffins. Actually, I just like muffins in general. Whenever I have people over, I serve most things family-style out of convenience and to preserve that cozy breaking bread experience. But I like to mix in a few individualized items to make everybody feel special. I made a double batch of […] Read more…

Create

  • DIY Strawberry Costume

    DIY Strawberry Costume

    Heads up. Let’s keep it real, if you want to make this exact DIY Strawberry Costume, it’s sort of time-consuming especially if you’re sewing this by hand. But I have a couple of shortcuts for you if you’re on a time crunch. I love this costume because it’s not hindering to your productivity (you can […] Read more…

  • Watermelon DIY Costume

    DIY Watermelon Costume

    The DIY Watermelon Costume has the most elements out of all the costumes in TTF’s 1st Annual DIY Food Series, with the rind, seeds and hat. But overall, I was able to finish this in just a few hours and sewed everything by hand. So not impossible. This one probably was the one I got […] Read more…

Culture

  • How the computer game industry has redefined success and failure over the years.

    How the computer game industry has redefined success and failure over the years.

    Computer games have evolved significantly over the last quarter century and those changes have not been random.  Not everyone knows, but if you played computer games on a very high difficulty level then you would know that the very definition of success has evolved repeatedly.  However, now we have a chance to define for ourselves […] Read more…

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    TTF Investigates — #OurVoteCounts

    How many hours have you dedicated to reading about the current political circus? Once the election is over, will you feel like that was time well spent? Are you going to be able to make a difference? Why #OutVoteCounts ? This has been an insane election cycle. More so than any campaign in recent memory, […] Read more…

Curate

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    TTF Investigates: Bisphenol A (BPA) in our Homes

    Here at TTF HQ, we’re constantly looking to better ourselves through smart choices and information. Today we’re investigating bisphenol A (BPA) in household products. In 2012, the FDA banned the used of BPA in baby bottles and sippy cups. BPA is still being used in countless products available on the market so we wanted to […] Read more…

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    TTF Investigates: The FDA Ban on Triclosan

    Here at TTF HQ, we’re constantly looking to better ourselves through smart choices and information. Today we’re investigating the recent FDA ban on antibacterial soaps. In the past we would have either (1) written off the ban and just kept buying whatever products that were convenient or (2) blindly followed the ban and just stop […] Read more…