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Quick Tutorial about my Favorite Airfare Search Site | Andy's Travel Blog

I’ve written quite a bit about the various tools I use to find cheap airfares. The one I find myself going back to over and over again is Google …

Stop Fighting Email With More Email

When email overload hits, make sure you aren't trying to thwart it in a way that only makes the problem worse.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

5 Tips To Turn Evernote Into The Perfect Recipe Book

Evernote is one of my favorite note-taking tools. It’s platform-agnostic and has plug-ins for nearly every major browser. I use it to jot down story ideas, snap pictures of important receipts, and curate the best on-the-fly recipe book ever.<p>Evernote did have a standalone recipe book a while back …


Can Evernote do all that? Life with my favorite productivity tool

It's often difficult for new users to realize the full potential of this powerful cloud-based productivity tool. David Gewirtz shares his Evernote …

18 Places Every Woman Should Visit -- By Herself

Photo: Cultura/Rex Shutterstock.<p>Doing things alone can be immensely therapeutic: A solo meal can help you really appreciate food; a solitary walk can be a rare opportunity to think; and traveling by yourself can be an incredible opportunity for self-discovery and personal growth.<p>Solo trips are all …

European Travel


U.S. Miami Herald<p>SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. A 70-year-old, off-duty sheriff's deputy braked to avoid two dogs and was rear-ended by a driver who then got …

(Easy) How to use Chalk Paint like a Pro

DIY Dining Room Makeover "Just Chalk Paint & Fabric"

Clear the Clutter: 5 Apps to Organize Your Digital Life to Create Clarity

I had to take a stand. <b>My digital life was becoming unwieldy</b>.I’d groan when another email came in. It took multiple clicks to find events on different …


12 Home Decor Pinterest Boards That Will Inspire Your Dream Home

Pinterest and home décor are a match made in heaven. It’s hard to imagine a more perfect platform to research, plan, and deconstruct your fantasy …

6 Decor Secrets To A Perfectly Styled Bookcase

Yes, there's more to it than your favorite books.<p>Open shelving is a matter of preference in the kitchen, but elsewhere around the house — like, say, your living room — it can be nearly impossible to avoid. (Everyone still owns books, right?) The catch is that if it isn't done right, your display of …

Home Decorating

16 Smart Dollar Store Ideas To Declutter Your Kitchen

Organized? Check. Cheap? Double check.

Create a Holiday Budget With This Interactive Planner

From parties to gifts to travel, it’s time to start thinking about your holiday spending. And that means coming up with a budget. Clearpoint Credit …

The 5 Biggest Piano Practice Excuses… and How to Make Them Go Away

Is it just me, or do piano teachers receive a whole host of incredible reasons for missed piano practice? We recently asked for the craziest excuses …


Color In My Piano

“To understand what something is, it must be understood what it is not.”<p>–Edwin E. Gordon<p>Back in the summer of 2015, as a huge fan of Irina Gorin’s …

10 Ways to Stop Wasting Money on Music Lessons | David Motto: The Ten Minute Virtuoso

Musicians waste huge amounts of money when they take lessons.<p>I’m not saying music lessons are a waste of money. They’re not. Taking private lessons …


41 Dollar-Store Hacks Every Parent Should Know About

If you've got a dollar, you can make your life easier.

34 Social Security Secrets You Need to Know Now

<i>Treasury employee Linda Tarkenton of Philadelphia holds a blank U.S. Treasury check before it’s run through a printer at the U.S. Treasury printing</i> …


When Should I Take Social Security to Maximize My Benefits?

• Social Security is enormously complex<br>• Making correct decisions could mean tens of thousands of extra retirement dollars<br>• Our state-of-the-art software …


10 IKEA Hacks That Make the BEKVAM Stepstool Unrecognizable

If you only use it to reach the top shelf in your pantry, you're missing out.<p>If you only use it to reach the top shelf in your pantry, you're missing out.

Living Rooms

10 Reasons You're Paying Too Much for Your Cruise

Updated September 21, 2017<p>Cruise pros and first timers alike can benefit from optimizing their cruise booking routines. Dollars can be saved at every …

Cruise Ships

10 Awesome Etsy Shops You Probably Don’t Know About

1<p>Art et Manufacture<p><b>The seller:</b> During a break in her schooling a few years ago, Edith Bourgault turned to pottery as a hobby—and ended up launching …

Mad Men

15 Unexpected Cities You Need To See (& Can Afford!)

There's far more to experience in Europe than its most popular (and most Instagrammed) cities. For every Paris or London, there is a yet undiscovered …

Eiffel Tower

The 35 Best Shades of Gray Paint You'll Ever Use

November Rain is the neutral you've been looking for.<p>There are thousands of grays in the paint store, but some of the nation's top designers narrowed down the options to their absolute favorites. With blue-, green- and taupe-based hues, these pro picks will look good just about everywhere.

Interior Design