Easy Garden and Lifestyle

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How to Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable (According to a Green Beret)

7 steps to acclimate yourself to extreme situations so you can excel at every level.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for seven years. Midway through the fourth year, things were coming to a head. I wasn't getting enough sleep. I wasn't exercising, and I wasn't keeping my mind clear with meditation.<p>In the …

Self-help

Keurig-Like Miracle-Gro Seed Pods Make Gardening Idiot-Proof

Whether you’re a fan of Keurig coffee machines or not, the product delivery method known as the ‘pod’ is here to stay. In the case of Miracle-Gro’s …

Is Huawei The New Samsung?

Where will Huawei go next?<p>That’s a question the high tech industry is going to be asking quite a bit over the next several years. Founded in 1987 by a civil engineer with the People’s Liberation Army, the company began to pop up on the radar in 2002 as a competitor in network equipment to Cisco. By …

My balcony garden harvest yesterday. Not bad from a small space that is still...

+Nadea Cheung Hi dear Nadea , Glad to see your garden update after a long time :) your harvest looks so amazing :))<p>Apr 1, 2016<p>+Suzanne Fernandes …

Gardens: drug therapy for plants | James Wong

How aspirin and cinnamon can help stave off infections and boost root growth<p>With spring just around the corner, now is a great time to get an early start on taking hardwood cuttings, like figs and roses, as well as sowing seeds of long-season crops, such as chillies and aubergines. If you are keen …

Gardening

12 Key Tactics The Pros Use to Become Serious Bloggers #blog #blogging #bl...

How to Use Snapchat

Don’t leave Snapchat to the millennials! Learn to love the world’s most confusing social network with this guide<p>Snapchat makes me feel old.<p>How old? Well, when a 20-something tried to explain to me how to add a friend in the app, he began talking loudly and slowly. “YOU…PRESS…HERE…OK?”<p>I’m 31 and a …

Social Media

12 Great Garden Photography Tips

Every garden has a story. Whether you want to share your photos on Facebook, frame a photo as art, or submit your garden to the Garden Photo of the …

How to Use Pinterest for Creative Entrepreneurs If you’ve been hearing how a...

<b>How to Use Pinterest for Creative Entrepreneurs</b><p>If you’ve been hearing how amazing Pinterest is but haven’t figured out how to use it – this is for …

How to Build a Safer Urban Garden

Photo Cred: Mark Hogan/FlickrLead is a being found in the soil in many urban gardens. Recently surveyed were 71 urban gardens in New York City, and …

Gardening

Where to Find Free Images Online

In a perfect world, we could all take amazing photos, edit them scrupulously, and somehow manage to have enough props and stylish flair to snap the …

Here's a simple trick to make people like you in 2 seconds

<i>Quick: Smile! But not too broadly. Introduce yourself — but not so fast!</i> Time's up.<p>Fortunately, there's a simple psychological strategy for combatting the anxiety associated with meeting new people. The trick? Don't think of them as new.<p>Instead, you'll want to do what speaker and author Nicholas …

Talk Shows

11 apps 'The 4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss uses every day

Apps

Why Google Rewards Re-Publishing - Whiteboard Friday

It's a fact of life: we get better at what we do with time. Do you use that to your advantage when it comes to your site's content? Whether you're …

Are You Blogging for the Right Reasons? - The Gem

There are so many amazing people that start a blog everyday. Whether it’s to document their life or share their passion about anything from beauty to …

Chicken Soup with Chinese Wild Yam - Easy Garden and Lifestyle

I admit it, chicken soup with Chinese Wild Yam isn’t your normal chicken soup. But it is delicious, and healthy. The colder days have arrived in Hong …

Use Storytelling to Explain Your Company’s Purpose

The idea of “purpose” has swept the corporate world. Encouraged by evangelists like Simon Sinek, myriad firms like Nike, Adidas, Pepsi, and Coca-Cola are devoting real time and attention to explaining why they do. The idea of purpose was central to a book I co-authored.<p>But activating purpose is …

Instagram Productivity Tips: How to Create a Workflow that Works

One of the biggest challenges for Instagram is that it is only mobile, and a lot of people just get stuck on “I just don’t even know what to post or …

Social Media

Turkey Breast Recipes That Make Thanksgiving So Much Easier

We're giving you permission to skip the whole bird.<p>For many people, turkey is a deal breaker come Thanksgiving. But making a whole bird is a big to-do. You have to figure out whether you want to brine it or stuff it, calculate how long to cook it, and then try to carve it without destroying the …

Cooking

See Architect Stefano Boeri's High-Rise Tree House

See Architect Stefano Boeri's High-Rise Tree HouseGreen design—integrating eco-friendly components into urban architecture—is a movement that's been …

Architecture

Jennifer Hu's answer to Traditions: Why do Asians take their shoes off when entering a house?

Honestly, the real question is why anyone wouldn't. This isn't a "wacky Asian thing" like eating food with sticks. It's the only sensible thing to …

The Gardener is Sick

You Grow Girl - Gardening for the People.Approximately five months ago, I wrote this piece about the manic, messy, madness of the springtime garden. …

Gardening

Ten Unique Fruits for the Backyard Garden

This year has been a great season for growing fruits in the backyard garden. From the berry plants that opened the season to the kiwi fruits that are …

Plants

Urban Farms Are Sprouting Up Like Weeds!

Original post can be found at: Inquisitr <br>If your town isn’t on board with urban gardens, they are living in the past, because urban gardens are …

Urban Agriculture

Crayola Launches a Line of Coloring Books for Adults

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Why do our coloring-book days end with our childhoods?<p>Recently, they haven’t. You may have seen the think pieces -- adults en masse are redefining coloring from a kiddy activity to one that can be enjoyed by sophisticated grown-ups.<p>The …

Books

Hillsborough Kitchen Island

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