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Aspire to Be Your Best Self: 21 Quotes to Get You There

Why wait until New Year's Day to push the reset button when you can begin today?<p>Today, whatever day/time/month it is, why not ask yourself this question:<p><i>If you could do anything you wanted, how would you want your career and life to be?</i><p>New clients come to me in a state where they have handed over …

​6 affordable tricks to improve your home!

Fashions change, trends come and go, and that marvellous wallpaper you paid for last year is suddenly considered “over” – sad, but true.<p>Although …

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Kids' Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict," says Dr. Nicholas Kardaras, author of 'Glow Kids.'<p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. …

8 Ways To Use Color Feng Shui To Enhance Your Home

Feng shui practitioners believe the ancient Chinese art plays a role in everything we do, from helping us feel balanced and happy in our daily lives to changing how the energy circulates in our homes. But there's more to achieving good feng shui than just furniture placement. Color feng shui, …

Feng Shui

Couple Celebrates 63 Years Together With The Most Amazing Photo Shoot

Grandparents photo shoot was photographer Shalyn Nelson’s dream project<p>Grab some tissues and be prepared to swoon over a grandparents photo shoot …

Grand designs for a flat fee: These six sites will help you decorate your home

Interior designer might sound like a job ready-made for a rom-com heroine, but it’s a profession you can earn credentials for and that is a crucial …

Living Rooms

8 simple ways to make your home an oasis

Our homes are restful, relaxing and rejuvenating domestic spaces. When decorating and designing your most intimate and private areas, you will most …

What No One Tells You About the KonMari Method

I'm an evangelist for Marie Kondo, the Japanese organizational guru whose unique tidying techniques have become a worldwide sensation. I've read both of her books and completed the full decluttering/reorganizing program in six months. In the last year, it has been my favorite thing to bring up to …

San Francisco

3 Things to Know Before You KonMari Your Home

The KonMari Method, the tidying up process founded by the Japanese decluttering guru Marie Kondo, has become a huge sensation here in the States—it …

A Letter Of Apology To My Last Born –

Dear sweet last child (aka baby number five),<p>I look around this joint and feel I owe you an apology. Your parents are tired, in case you haven’t …

13 Comics That Nail The Reality Of Parenting In Summer

Lol.<p>Summer is the season of family vacations, beach outings and the endless reapplication of sunscreen, all of which can lead to trying times for parents.<p>From beach disasters to the fear of pee-filled swimming pools, the season presents both a distinctly frustrating challenge and a source of …

Parenting

11 DIY Leather Pull Hacks to Instantly Upgrade Your IKEA Cabinets

Like a classic cardigan, IKEA cabinets work with anything. You can’t beat that price tag, especially when you know replacing the bland original hardware will have a huge stylish impact. If you’re looking for an easy way to magically make over your cabinetry, get ready to raid your belt collection. …

10 IKEA Hacks You Can Do In a Weekend

From the ultra easy (just a coat of spray paint) to the more complex (drilling in a new base) these projects all have one thing in common: they take …

Hacking

One Surprisingly Simple Rule that Will Change Your Life

You won’t see this as a news headline, but you should:SOCIETY IS SICK WITH THE DISEASE OF BUSYNESS!Being overbooked has somehow become a badge of …

Best Chrome extensions for productivity

Whether you're a notorious procrastinator or just looking to block out some unwanted distractions when you need to buckle down and focus, here are …

Everything You Need To Know About Parenting In 14 Muhammad Ali Quotes

Muhammad Ali wasn't just a peerless boxer with historic fights against Sonny Liston, Joe Frazier, and George Foreman. He also wasn't just the first world famous athlete who forced a nation to reckon with his political and spiritual beliefs. Ali was a father to 9, and he was as loving outside the …

10 Things to Remember When You’ve Lost Your Motivation

<i>The biggest and most complex obstacle you’ll ever have to overcome is your mind. If you can overcome that, you can overcome anything.</i>Have you ever …

15 Things to Do When You’re Feeling Stressed

Have you mastered stress, or is stress mastering you? Between work deadlines, bills, and family and friend obligations, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. …

13 apps that helped me break my worst habits at work and at home

If your answer is a resounding YES, then let me tell you - I empathize!<p>Between work commitments, money managing, keeping your health in order and an ever-demanding social calendar, it can be difficult to achieve some sense of balance.<p>Or prioritize the things you actually want to do with your time… …

7 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn Even If You're Broke

Skills are the gateway to a better quality career and life.<p>The problem is, money is tight for most of us after covering rent/mortgage, car payments, …

12 Seriously Chic Living Rooms on Instagram This Month

Room by room, we’re finding a ton of home decor #goals that’ll inspire you to spruce up your own home. Sure, Pinterest is one of the best rabbit holes to fall down when you’re looking for home decor inspiration, but don’t forget about Instagram’s own brand of home decor inspo. There’s just …

Home Decorating

5 Modern and Chic Ideas for Your Home Office

Everyone has a different set of needs for their workspace, so many design ideas are by no means one-size-fits-all. However, that doesn’t mean that …

Sheryl Sandberg spoke about her husband's death in public for the first time in an emotional speech

The speech addressed how Sandberg coped after her husband, Dave Goldberg, died unexpectedly in Mexico during a trip on May 1, 2015.<p>"I have never spoken publicly about this before. It's hard," Sandberg said.<p>Sandberg explains that although it might be counterintuitive to think about how things could …

Empathy

21 IKEA Desk Hacks for the Most Productive Workspace *Ever*

With the weather getting warmer (and calling your name), the last thing you want to think about is being in your office, let alone staying productive. But making your workspace uber productive isn’t just about purging your pen drawer — after all, a beautiful workspace is a productive workspace. At …

Workstations

How to Use Color in Your Home - Healthy Home

<b>1</b> 15 Uses for Mint <b>2</b> Big or Small: Grow a Greens Garden This Fall <b>3</b> Ease Back Pain Naturally <b>4</b> The Best Herbs for Pain Relief <b>5</b> Making Homemade …

Pain

How a Single Mom Paid Off Nearly $6,300 in Credit Card Debt and Student Loans in Less Than a Year

Easier said than done when you're a single mom.<p>You're trying to balance a checkbook while pay for the household bills, soccer uniforms, and trips to summer camp.<p>I know you can do it because I did it with a 9 and 7 year old swinging from my coat tails.<p>I won't bore you with elongated dialogue because …

Personal Finance

This New Hannah Arendt Documentary Is a Warning About the Fascist Within Us All

'Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt' is an important reminder of humanity in our current age of Islamophobia and unreflective everyday life.<p>My interview with Israeli filmmaker Ada Ushpiz was pushed back an hour so that she could finish watching Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speak on …

5 meditation experts to relax with on YouTube

Experts of all kinds take to YouTube to share their wisdom. From makeup to video games, viewers can find coaches on virtually any topic.<p>Meditation …

Meditation

tiny house living rooms that feel like PLENTY of space

by Michelle Gage<p>Loaded with style, this space sure doesn’t skimp on the accessories.