emily padilla

127 Flips | 6 Magazines | 2 Likes | 2 Following | 4 Followers | @Emilypadilla | Keep up with emily padilla on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “emily padilla”

4 Signs You're About To Fail

Recently after a speaking engagement (where I spoke about using online tools and social media to build your brand and become an “e-lebrity” – yep, that’s a real term we use), I was invited to stick around to hear the event’s closing remarks from co-founder of Camp Gladiator, Jeff Davidson.<p>In the …

Your Skin Is Talking To You: Are You Listening? | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Your skin is a mess and you’ve tried everything. Prescriptions, supplements, peels and oils. But what if something more is at work? What if your skin …

7 Tough Love Commandments for Spring Cleaning Your Closet

Because you want to go shopping, but your wardrobe can't take it anymore.<p><i>We're dying to buy all the things on our spring wish lists, but given the state of our closets, we might need to do something else</i> <i>first. Lately, getting ready in the morning has felt like a cross between a 'Hoarders' episode</i> …

Use a shower curtain rod to hold spray bottles http://t.co/mJOYJhg0jQ

How to Lower Your Food Budget (Without Giving Anything Up)

My wife and I have three children. According to the official USDA statistics on food costs, the monthly cost for our family to eat per month assuming …

Slice cheese with a peeler http://t.co/PmxByq08T7

Daily Quote: First They Ignore You

No!<p>It’s a simple fact that you can never be productive if you take on too many commitments — you simply spread yourself too thin and will not be able …

11 Body Hacks that You Should Know About

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

How to whiten your teeth with a banana peel: http://t.co/FkdU5tXCTV

Need a spoon? http://t.co/YYQLc2bPFU

Girls— http://t.co/mqJSvlvhdw

Headache? http://t.co/r6OoWi3jwI

2 Gmail Tips that are Ninja Worthy

We are all guilty of procrastinating from time to time—there’s <i>always</i> something more interesting than the work in hand. We usually think it’s no big …

Questions and Answers: A Beginners Guide to Meditation

In an extract from her just-published book, Inspiration Meditation, (part of the Go Creative! series) Orna Ross, bestselling novelist and poet and …

DIY Photo Clipboards

Looking for a unique way to display your favorite photos? Learn how to make these <b>DIY Photo Clipboards</b> to show off those gorgeous shots! You can also …

How to Dye Easter Eggs with Silk Ties

I posted this tutorial a few years ago and it has become somewhat of a tradition to bring it back every year! One of our family Easter traditions is …

Dear Patriarchy

<b>Dear Patriarchy,*</b><p>You’re larger than I imagined you to be. Sitting here, sensing your hold, your spirit wide and so far-reaching, I am sad we’ve given …

Enhancing Reality • fr0zenmind: just wow

Banks find appalling new way to cheat homeowners

So much for the National Mortgage Settlement. Homeowners are now getting foreclosed on without their knowledge!<p>David Dayen<p>September 24, 2013 2:45pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Alternet.<p>A few months ago, Ceith and Louise Sinclair of Altadena, California, were told that their home had …

Tag: Kitchens

Remodeling 101: 6 Things to Know About Lava Stone Countertops in Every Hue<p>by Janet Hall<p>Kitchen of the Week: A Serene Space in Pale Blue at Casa …

AppleTV Has More Content, Now It Has To Get Good

Apple again quietly added more content to its popular yet lightly promoted AppleTV set-top box yesterday, with new offerings from Disney, the music video giant Vevo, The Weather Channel and Smithsonian. Coming just two months after the device received an upgrade that brought HBO Go and Watch ESPN, …

No-Brainer Guide To Perfect Spring Style

Is this weather crazy or what? One day, it's 65 degrees and sunny. The next, we're subjected to freezing temperatures and frigid winds. Puffer or …

Clothing

A Seasonal Cleaning Schedule: What To Do When {Part 1}

Cleaning the gutters, dusting the ceiling fans, going through the boxes in the attic … there are some chores you just don’t do every week. We all …

America in the 1970s: The Pacific Northwest

Day 5 of Documerica Week on In Focus, featuring regions of the U.S. covered by the photographers of the Documerica Project in the early 1970s. In our final photo essay, we visit the northwestern states of Oregon, Washington, and Alaska, during a heightened energy crisis that left gas pumps empty …

Google's New TV Gadget, the Chromecast

Chromecast doesn't so much "solve a problem" so much as create a new one: Why can't I put my content, whatever it is, on any screen I encounter, at the touch of a button?<p>For the past couple days, I've been playing with Google's new $35 device for your TV, the Chromecast. It works simply: You plug …

DIY Wrap Bangles

After recently cleaning out my jewelry collection, I was motivated to save a much neglected set of brass bangles by giving it a summer-inspired …

Teach your children they are whole

“<i>Over the years, I have come to realize that the greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity, or power, but self-rejection…As soon as</i> …

diy mounted shelving

our living room wall is HUGE. and of course, there’s a big fireplace in the middle so there isn’t room for a large credenza or console. just one cute …