Ian Burke

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10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

5 Great Outdoor Mason Jar Lighting Projects

Everyone loves the mason jar… it holds a sense of nostalgia and is a versatile decorating element in any style garden! Here are five great ways to …

41 Easy Things To Do With Mason Jars

Whether you're decorating, organizing, or preparing gifts, there are a myriad of adorable ways to use leftover jars. You'll want to throw a backyard party just to take advantage of these lighting and centerpiece ideas.

Epic Wax Paper Back-Drop

This dreamy backdrop seen on Style Me Pretty was originally created by Katie M. Kulper for a gorgeous Portland wedding. The how-to breaks the epic install down to show us how we could take our DIY skills to the next level and create such a masterpiece.

How-To: DIY Tiki Torches

For those trying to make the most of what’s left of the warm weather this year, here is a great tutorial by Sugar & Charm on making homemade tiki torches from glass bottles.<p>[via Wattlebird]

Crafting

DIY Wire Basket Lights

I’ve had this project on our to-do list forever! I’m so glad that it’s finally done! I’ve been wanting to update my kitchen light fixture for a …

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

Getting Organized with a Vintage Tool Box Charging Station

Today I can’t wait to show you our new Vintage Toolbox Charging Station.<p>It is the answer to my dreams. Or at least is a remedy to one of my …

6 DIYs to Try This Weekend - Paper and Stitch

I’m up bright and early this morning to prepare for day two at Craftcation. But I still have a little bit of time for DIYs (naturally).<p>So, here’s a …

25 Recycled Tin Can Crafts and Projects

Happy Earth Day everyone! In honour of this special day I’ve rounded up 25 recycled tin can crafts and projects. I am amazed at all the incredible …

DIY Mother's Day Gift: Ombre Dipped Candles

<b>Ombre fabric dying</b> is a dip dye effect created a layer of gradual color. It's been used a lot in fashion lately but for <b>Mother's Day</b> this year why not …

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7 DIYs to Try this Weekend

1 Comments<p>It's the weekend folks and things are getting really crazy in these parts! Mother's Day is just around the corner and we are starting to …

DIY Shibori Designs 4 Ways

By now most of us are familiar with shibori, a type of dyeing that’s having its moment in the trend spotlight. But did you know that shibori is …

14 habits of exceptionally likable people

One thing that will never change in business is the advantage charisma offers. The ability to form lasting relationships built on genuine empathy will always beat out a cold-blooded Machiavellian approach in the long run<p>The writer Napoleon Hill recognized this as a young business journalist and …

Self-improvement

5 Lessons on Creativity From Former Disney Imagineer

"The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas."<p>Those were the inspiring words from the Nobel Peace Prize winner and biochemist Linus Pauling, which were shared by C. McNair Wilson during The Curiosity Tour -- a series of dynamic, creative and fun workshops brought to the Philippines …

The One Habit That Brilliant TED Speakers Practice Up To 200 Times

Last October I received a call from a business leader who is recognized as a pioneer in her industry. She had been invited to give a TED talk this month and asked if I could give her some tips. “Well you have plenty of time to practice,” I said after giving her some suggestions on how to craft a …

The 3 Cs of Events in 2014: Content, Community, and Collaboration

<i>This is the first column by Chad Kaydo (</i><i>@ChadKaydo), BizBash’s former editor in chief and the founder and editor of The X Letter, a website and</i> …

This Week in Racism - Macklemore Accidentally Dressed up Like a Jewish Person

The internet outrage machine is fully operational after walking meme Macklemore was chastized for wearing a costume that looked pretty anti-semetic on stage.<p><i>Welcome to another edition of This Week in Racism. I’ll be ranking news stories on a scale of one to RACIST, with “one” being the least racist</i> …