Isabelle Plasschaert

47 Flips | 9 Magazines | 52 Likes | 6 Following | @IsabellePla5f74 | A London based Belgian born photographer and dog walker and observer of all things nice

White Eyed Rowdy, A Beautiful Black Therapy Dog With a White Vitiligo Mask Around His Eyes

White Eyed Rowdy is an absolutely beautiful black dog who, due to the pigment loss condition of vitiligo, has giant white patches around his eyes …

20 Beliefs You Will Gradually Let Go of Over the Next 20 Years

<i>The afternoon always understands what the morning never even suspected.</i>Everyone tells a story about themselves inside their own head.Every day. All …

10 Ways to Market Your Business Online for $500

You won't worry that your budget isn't big enough when you know how to squeeze the most from every buck.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The internet provides unlimited potential in terms of customer reach and opportunity, and while there is some online marketing that …

Marketing

Why Tons of Failure Is the Key to Success, According to Seth Godin

If you let it, failure can be a precious gift, rather than something to be avoided at all costs<p>Most people avoid failure like the plague.<p>They spend their time trying to achieve perfection. They forgo opportunities they aren't certain will be a sure thing. They do whatever it takes to make sure they …

19 Nonfiction Books From 2016 That Will Expand Your Mind

Read 'em and learn.<p>While we do love our fiction at HuffPost Arts & Culture, 2016 ushered in ample nonfiction work that’s just as worthy of your time and eyeballs.<p>What many need after a drawn-out and frightening election season are resources to unplug and reconnect to our humanity. The sprawling …

Books

These Three New Dog Breeds Will Make Their Debut This Week

A Pumi, one of the new breeds to be unveiled this week. Photo Courtesy Petful | www.petful.com/Thanksgiving Day is all about tradition, turkey, …

13 Times Avocado Replaced Mayo and We Absolutely Loved It

Coming up with healthy ways to nosh at lunchtime can be HARD. Initially we feel like a bunch of geniuses; we’ve taken note of healthy hacks and we plan for tuna salad, egg salad, chicken salad… until we realize that all of these <i>salads</i> call for the enemy: mayonnaise. (Obligatory facepalm!) But …

This website recommends novels by making sure you can’t judge a book by its cover

There’s an old adage that says “don’t judge a book by its cover.” And while that’s usually used metaphorically to discourage making judgements of a person or situation based on initial impressions, there’s no reason why you couldn’t interpret it literally to refer to actually judging works of …

The One Mind Shift That Will Get Rid of Procrastination Forever

You only need to commit to one thing to end procrastination forever.<p>There are so many tips and tricks out there to increase productivity and decrease procrastination.<p>Take short breaks, make lists ...<p>Remove distractions, prioritize ...<p>Drink less coffee, drink more coffee ...<p>You've heard them all …

Procrastination

5 Focus Hacks To Meet Your Goals

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

Do you look like your dog?

It is often said that people look like their pets. Now visitors to the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra have a chance to find out.<p>The Popular Pet Show is a collection of 160 paintings, drawings and sculptures of Australians with their pets by fifteen contemporary artists. Some were created …

8 Telltale Signs Your Company Is Going Under

Boundless optimism is required to launch a business but a steady grip on reality is required to stay in business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve heard it time and time again: 90 percent of all startups fail. Yet, we keep taking the risk and following the dream of …

Business Strategy

How Drones Are Changing Our View of the World

Nanping, Fujian Province, China<br>Aaron Liu<p>1 of 17<p>Seeing the world from above is a metamorphic experience. A leafless tree becomes a spider web, a …

Podcasting is the new blogging

Call it the Serial Effect – named for the true crime podcast that went viral in 2014 – but podcasting seems to have reached a tipping point in popular culture. According to The Infinite Dial 2016, a study by Edison Research and Triton Digital, an estimated 21 per cent of Americans (57 million …

Top 10 Books of 2016

Fiction<p>Commonwealth<p>By Ann Patchett<p>An illicit kiss at a christening wrecks two marriages in Los Angeles but blends the six children from different families. As we follow them over the next half century, their stories come into focus the way our own family legends cohere — from scraps of information …

Come on you reds! How the British red squirrel is fighting back

The red squirrel might be one of Britain’s best-loved wild creatures, but it has endured a difficult half-century. Once a fixture on the British mainland, numbers have been in steep decline for decades, and these days most of us would count ourselves lucky to glimpse one. In every county south of …

Five years of your life on email? Time to try some inbox management | Jocelyn Glei

Those who check their email frequently are less happy than those who do it two or three times a day. You can learn to change your behaviour<p>Forty-seven thousand hours: that’s how much time you could potentially waste on email over the course of your working life, according to a recent Washington …

Work-life Balance

Supermoon Rising: Pictures

Art

Locals Recommend the Best Books to Read in 12 Cities Around the World

Experts share the books that will give you insight into the city you're visiting.<p>A good book can transport you to another world, and if that book is …