Kim

18 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | @Kim4taj | Keep up with Kim 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 “Kim”

Anna Deavere Smith on How to Break the Paradox of Procrastination

“If I swim a mile, the first half hour might be drudgery, but somewhere in the middle it catches fire.”<p><i>“Live immediately,”</i> Seneca exhorted in his timeless 2,000-year-old meditation on the shortness of life. <i>“Hurrying and delaying are alike ways of trying to resist the present,”</i> philosopher Alan …

How to Clean Dryer Vents (and What Can Happen If You Don't)

If your clothes take forever and a day to dry, it might be high time you learned how to clean the dryer vents. Ask yourself, honestly, when was the …

Home Improvement

Why Some Homeowners Really, Really Hate Concrete Countertops

Is concrete all it's cracked up to be?<p>Blame Pinterest, blame Joanna Gaines, blame marble madness overload — but concrete countertops have taken over farmhouses in the past few years. It's easy to see why: Installing concrete counters is a sure way to infuse your home with a rustic yet industrial …

Tokyo modern home is bunker on the outside, airy loft on the inside

Rad!<p>Japan’s progressive zoning regulations set the stage for a wide range of unconventional modern homes that would never fly in more conservative building climates. And Black Box, the latest home designed by New York-based architects TakaTina is a perfect example.<p>The black metal-clad home rises …

3 Science-Backed Ways to Boost Your Motivation (Even When You Don't Feel Like Working)

I tend to wake up early and do my best work while the sun is up. Whenever I try to work late at night, I find I'm less focused and I have trouble …

Virginia Tech

What You Should Focus on Instead of Setting Goals

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

The Unprocrastination Challenge for September

This is the month you are going to kick procrastination’s butt.<p>And no, you can’t read this article later!<p>We are all victims of procrastination. It …

Couple with high incomes need tighter budgeting to meet their goals

Rose and Ron are feeling squeezed financially despite their high income. Ron, who will be 37 this year, makes $120,000 a year in marketing, while Rose, who will be 40, earns $175,000 working in the health-care field. But they want to renovate their basement and send their children to summer camp. …

Mad Enchantment by Ross King review – the truth about Monet’s lily pond

The artist was sliding into old age when war arrived. This is the story of his iconic paintings of the water lilies at Giverny, the last hurrah of Impressionism<p>The closing decades of an artist’s life do not generally make the biographer’s heart beat faster, but Claude Monet is one of a handful of …

Art

Want To Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Don’t Do These Three Things

Raising kids is hard enough. And given the multitude of things kids are exposed to, just trying to keep them out of harm’s way is tough enough, yet …

How to Decorate your Bedroom in 2016

The Trendiest Bedroom Color Schemes for 2016

Color Management

Mindbodyadvice.com

This domain has recently been listed in the marketplace. Please click here to inquire.<p>How to Cure Body Odor<br>• Full Body Scrub<br>• Alkalize Your Body<br>• Mind Body …