Brandon Thomas

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7 Easy Money Moves to Make on a Rainy Day

Rainy day keeping you stuck inside the house? Take advantage of the down time by being productive with your finances. Start with these easy money …

Personal Finance

Could You Live Off-Grid?

A back-to-nature rural community created 15 years ago by a couple who dreamed of living off-grid is thriving.Serenbe, in the idyllic pastoral setting …

Off-grid

Make Easy Chicken Carnitas for Better Tacos

Carnitas of any kind (including peach!) is one of my very favorite dishes to make, with its tender juicy meat and browned edges. I always thought …

Onions

7 Surefire Strategies To Build Massive Wealth According to the Top 7 Finance Books

Here are the 7 books I’ll be referencing, in no particular order.<p>I’ve concluded that <b>building wealth and becoming rich isn’t that complicated</b>. It’s …

Personal Finance

10 Healing Plants Which Were Used By The Native Americans To Treat Anything From Joint Pain To Cancer For Centuries

More and more people are ditching the traditional medicine and its chemically produced medications and look for natural remedies to every medical …

Alternative Medicine

Carne Asada

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — April 22, 2018<p>When it comes to the <b>best carne asada</b>, I’ve had my fair share in Mexico. And the truth is there’s no …

Cooking

Three Finance Books to Help Anyone Get Better With Money

stevepb / PixabayHave you ever read any finance books? No matter who you are or where you are in life, learning more about money is always a good …

Personal Finance

10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

In the world of PR and marketing, visuals rule.<p>You can boost interest and engagement with your social media and blog posts by adding compelling …

Infographics

I built my net worth to over $500,000 in 4 years — here are the 10 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

1/<p>1. Make a budget and track your spending<p>Sean Gallup/Getty Images<p>Tracking your spending and creating a budget is a must. Most people don't know …

Personal Finance

Weekend Recipe: Peanut Butter Protein Balls That'll Help Fuel Your Workouts

These delicious protein balls take about five minutes to make and are the perfect portable breakfast or healthy snack on the run. I often make a …

Breakfast

31-year-old self-made millionaire reveals the simple formula to his success

According to self-made millionaire Timothy Kim, you don't need to be intelligent in order to be wealthy. Instead, he says you just need to learn what …

Success

This Lesson From Benjamin Franklin in Building Generational Wealth Still Holds Up More Than 200 Years Later

He did it with just 2,000.<p><i>How much do you need to be worth to have generational wealth? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by John Roberson, Stock Trader; Masterpiece Tax Advisors, on</b> …

General Motors

Pico De Gallo

Ingredients<p>2 cups chopped vine-ripened tomatoes (about 4)<br>• 1/2 cup finely chopped white onion (about quarter onion)<br>• 1/3 cup chopped cilantro (with …

Food

10 Ways You Can Make an Impressive Impact At Work

You were born to make an impact, so be impressive.<p>The world's growing ever more competitive. Even if you already have a job, making sure you have access to the best opportunities means going beyond the usual. It's not enough to stay on top of your to-do list or meet the expectations of your job …

Self-improvement

15 Cheapest Proteins in the Supermarket

When you’re looking to build muscle, burn fat, and boost your metabolism, adding more protein to your diet is a prime resolution. And while the …

Nutrition

8 Reasons To Hold Cash

Over the last several weeks, I have been addressing the potential for a reflexive rally from market support. I laid out three possible paths for the …

Investing

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Country Lifestyle

How to Meal-Prep a Week of Healthy Lunches for Less Than $20

If you've gone to a movie (in an actual movie theater) recently, then you know easy it is to spend $20. One ticket, a water and a small popcorn, …

Food

22 Power Snacks Every Student Should Know About

Some food for thought.<p><b>We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community for their go-to snacks to help them power through a study session. Here are some of their picks, along with several of our favorites! 🍫</b><p><i>Want to be featured in similar BuzzFeed posts? Follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter.</i>

Healthy Eating

The BioLite HomeStove is nearly smokeless and turns fire into electricity

Indoor cooking fires pose hazards to millions of people around the globe. Forty-three percent of the planet still cooks on smoky, open fires where …

Outdoors

Free Eye-Catching Résumé Templates To Help You Stand Out From The Crowd

Image via Vladyslav Tulinovskyi<br>Competition in the employment market can be tough. Thanks to this list of 17 free résumé templates by Creative Bloq, …

Graphic Design

Omar Allibhoy’s recipe for cauliflower with garlic, vinegar and capers

This cauliflower dish is one I often cook at home: it is simple, light, fresh and full of flavour – the Spanish version of a Chinese stir-fry. My cooking is inspired by growing up in Spain; I learned how to make this dish at my aunt’s house in Madrid. I’m looking at putting it on the spring menu in …

Spices

Must-have gadgets for your next camping getaway

While an all-inclusive resort sounds absolutely lush, nothing beats the great outdoors. Sleeping among Mother Nature has plenty of benefits but can …

Portable

15 Free DIY Tomato Trellis & Cage Ideas to Grow Your Tomato Big and Healthy

Do you have a smaller yard that has limited growing space for your tomato? What if you just don’t like the idea of having a <i>huge</i> garden because of …

Gardening

How I Got Delightfully High On Legal Mushrooms

Ever since Moon Juice founder Amanda Chantal Bacon’s eccentric but oddly compelling food diary went viral — and people finally started taking Goop …

Genius

15 Camping Hacks That Will Make You a Campsite Pro

<b>The snowline is receding.</b> The nights are getting warmer. And when the weekend comes, you're starting to wonder why you’re sleeping at home.<p>These are …

Uravu's zero-electricity Aqua Panels produce gallons of water from thin air

Uravu, a startup based in Hyderabad, India, has created a device that can produce water from an unlikely source–the air itself. The company’s …

Solar Thermal

5 Great Podcasts You Should Start Listening to Right Now

If you want to change your your business (or personal) life for the better, that is.<p>I don't need to convince you to start listening to podcasts.<p>But I do want to convince you to give <i>these</i> podcasts a try. (Some are a little off the beaten business podcast path, but in a very good way.)<p><b>1. WorkLife</b> …

Self-improvement

This Is the Most Popular Sheet Pan Recipe on Pinterest

It might not feel like it at the moment, but summer will be here before we know it. And with summer comes all the fun food stuff you can do outdoors, …

Cooking

Therm-a-Rest MondoKing 3D Review

When we set out to review camping mattresses, we knew it would be challenging to tease out how they stacked up next to each other (pun intended). The …

Backpacking