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13 Money Secrets From The Amish

But there's one thing you might not realize: The Amish are great with money. In fact, they're a lot better at managing their money than the rest of us.<p>"Some Amish do quite well and have a lot of success in business," Erik Wesner, founder of AmishAmerica.com, told us. "An Amish millionaire is not …

8 ways to save $1,000 in one month

I made a deal with myself that I could to go ahead and buy a TV, even though it was certainly a luxury item. But I would need to come up with the cash first without breaking my budget.<p>Football season was starting, so I wanted to get the money together as quickly as possible and get the new TV …

50 Ways You’re Throwing Money Away

Simple moves like keeping an eye out for happy hour specials and unplugging unused appliances can add up to big savings.<p>It’s the fourth quarter of …

Personal Finance

How to use rental income to fund your retirement

Some people think there's retirement gold in buying a piece of property -- and they're usually right.

50 Ways to Relax Without Spending a Dime

If you’re on a budget and you’re looking for some great ways to relax and unwind beyond just going for a walk or taking a nap, this graphic has about …

Personal Finance

20 Ways To Improve Your Finances In Under 20 Minutes

Some important financial moves are painful, time consuming, or both. Tackling mountains of debt or complex estate planning come to mind. Yet many smart financial steps are simple and take just a few minutes.<p>These simple steps can increase our savings, decrease our spending, or make us smart …

Personal Finance

50 Ways to Live Large on a Small Budget

You don't have to be rich to live the good life.<p>You don’t have to wait until you’re raking in the big bucks to live the rich life. Instagram-worthy …

Personal Finance

52 Easy Ways to Make Extra Money Fast in 2018

I've written a lot lately about getting rid of debts and reducing expenses.<p>I thought it was time I address the flip side of your finances: <b>Ways to</b> …

10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

Shares 0<p>Earth Day may be only one day a year, but, it can (and should) be practiced every day. You can’t be too young to learn about the earth and …

How to Make Homemade Pedialyte: DIY Recipes and Instructions

<i>Homemade Pedialyte sure is a popular topic! If you're looking for more variations of these DIY Pedialyte recipes I wrote a follow-up post with even</i> …

This guy is named Thor Harris. The following is his advice on how to live like a king.

Ten Water Saving Tips for Your Garden

<b>Are you struggling to keep a garden alive in a dry climate? On water restrictions? Have limited access to water?</b> Want to save time and money? I know …

Gardening

How to Clean your Washing Machine

So let me start with a little story about our washing machine…. about 6 months after we got our new front loader, I began to notice a not so nice …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

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5 Earth-Friendly Trips That Will Bring Out Your Inner Captain Planet

Earth Day was nearly three weeks ago, and if it taught us anything, it's that our planet is incredibly, overwhelmingly, absolutely breathtaking. Its natural wonders, as striking as they are, should be a living reminder of why we need to take care of this big blue marble of a world.<p>That's why we …

6 Train Tours That Will Bring Out Your Romantic Side

<i>(Photo Courtesy of Rovos Rail)</i><p><i>By Nicolle Monico</i><p>It's no secret around here that our executive editor has a extreme love of travel-by-train excursions. Maybe it's the slow-paced life inside the richly decorated, wood-paneled rail cars, or the hours of conversations you're afforded with other …

Build a Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes

Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes<br>by Heidi of Kruse’s Workshop<p>Howdy from South Dakota! I’m Heidi, and along with my trusty husband, Brent, we’ve …

DIY: Small Space Vegetable Garden

After two years of living in a New York City apartment where the only outdoor space is a fire escape that I've been told not to use unless actually …

DIY Modular Concrete Planters

<i>Ananda of A Piece of Rainbow says:</i> These easy to make concrete modular planters are inspired by three of my favorite things: geometric designs, …

Small Cool 2014 Tiny Home Contest

Apartment Therapy is holding their <b>annual Small Cool contest</b>, which showcases tiny living spaces in categories from 1,000 square feet to under 400 …

diy rustic modern bench

So to start off project 715 (named because we're a family of 4, soon to be 5) living in a 715 sq ft, two bedroom house in Los Angeles I thought I …

The Original Recycled Wood Chevron Planter Box

A few years ago I had some scrap wood laying around and wanted to upcycle and build something with it. This was also around the time when the chevron …

Chevron

Apartment Gardening Guide – Information On Apartment Gardening For Beginners

Living in an apartment doesn’t have to mean living without plants. Gardening on a small scale can be enjoyable and fulfilling. Experts will enjoy …

Urban Garden Space: Recycled Furniture For The Garden

By Sandra O’Hare<p>Recycled garden furniture booms as urban communities vow to go green. Let’s learn more about this using furniture for the …

Climbing Hydrangea Plant – Tips On How To Grow a Climbing Hydrangea

Climbing hydrangeas feature large, fragrant clusters of white flowers that bloom in late spring and summer against a backdrop of dark green, …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Codes of Conduct

top 10 regions

Need inspiration for your travels in 2014? These 10 regions have captivated our travel experts with their natural beauty and cultural riches.<p>1. Sikkim, India<p><b>Green is the colour</b><p>A bird's-eye view over Yumthang Valley in Sikkim, India. Image by Image Source / Getty Images.<p>Picking up national accolades …

Lonely Planet’s best value travel destinations for 2014

When times are tight we suggest you travel more, not less – but pick carefully. This is where your wallet will smile at the memories for years to come.<p>Greek Islands<p>View of Navagio Beach, also known as Shipwreck Cove, on Zakynthos Island. Image by Dave Porter Peterborough Uk / Photolibrary / Getty …

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