Laura Guthrie

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Six 30-Year-Old Women With Very Different Incomes on How They Spend and Save

Income inequality was one of the hot-button topics during this election, and for good reason: The top one percent of families earn more than $383,000 a household and take home 21 percent of all pretax income in this country—compared to five percent in 1970. As for the bottom 90 percent (making …

Floating Solar Home is Completely Off-the-Grid, Generates Year's Worth of Energy in 6-Months

How about a modular floating home that's completely off-the-grid? Look no further than Floatwing. Designed by Portugal-based firm Friday, this live …

1,500 People Give All the Relationship Advice You’ll Ever Need

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of …

One Banana Bread for Chocolate Lovers, One for Caramel Fanatics

Banana bread is one of my favorite comfort foods. Moist and rich, it's just sweet enough to qualify as dessert, but not so cloyingly you couldn't happily enjoy a slice for breakfast. I prefer a pretty classic version with a dense interior and a crackly golden-brown crust. Each slice should be …

Three ingredients for the best chocolate cake ever!

Every baker worth his or her salt (or in this case, sugar) should have a go-to recipe for chocolate cake. Let’s face it, you can bake all kinds of …

Dessert

March 2016 Recap + April 2016 Setup Bullet Journal | beautybitten

Breaking Through the Money Scarcity Mindset

When I was a young child, my parents didn’t have a whole lot of money. My parents worked very hard to keep food on the table, clothes on our backs, a …

16 people who are living the dream without spending a fortune

Circa 4 p.m., pretty much anything sounds better than staring at your office computer screen.<p>For instance, traveling the world — working when you feel like it, how you feel like it, and with a view to rival any Instagrammer's best shot. Or maybe even putting your job on hold (or leaving it …

New York City

Most Anticipated: The Great 2016 Book Preview

We think it’s safe to say last year was a big year for the book world. In addition to new titles by <b>Harper Lee</b>, <b>Jonathan Franzen</b>, and <b>Lauren Groff</b>, we …

Books

The Violent Afterlife of a Recycled Plastic Bottle

What happens after you toss it into the bin?<p><i>Editor's note: This article has been significantly revised post-publication to correct for factual errors in the original version.*</i><p>Most of us do not think much about recycling. We might clean bottles and jars, crush cartons and break down boxes. We might …

Sustainability

40 Small Bedroom Ideas to Make Your Home Look Bigger

Looking for inspiration on how to decorate a small bedroom? Prepare to be overwhelmed with fantastic ideas. We’ve already shown you some contemporary …

How to Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes in 4 Square Feet

On many occasions, we've been tempted to grow our own potatoes. They're fairly low maintenance, can be grown in a pot or in the ground, last a fairly …

Gardening

13 Beautiful Garden Pebble Paths That Will Make You Green With Envy

<b>Anyone who loves to spend time in their garden will know the joy of a beautiful garden path. A path doesn't have to simply be a functional walkway</b> …

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This guy makes his living making neon signs for Vancouver

Ever wondered how all the neon that’s popping up in Chinatown gets made? Justin Pelletier of <br>Stray Matter put together this short piece on Andrew …

building a laneway house?

A laneway house is a small detached residential infill house that typically fronts on the lane of a larger principal house.<p>It's important for …

11 Tips You Need To Know Before Building A Shipping Container Home

One of the more niche trends in sustainable design of the past few years has been the re-use of shipping containers in order to create the structure …

Shipping Containers

Build Wealth With This Goal Setting System

Reveals the Personal Goal Setting System That Helped Todd Retire Early And Wealthy… So That You Can Do The Same.Key Ideas• You may think you already …

Self-improvement

Burger Buns

<i>Homemade burger buns, specifically puffy and soft hamburger buns, are the best. These buttery, light yet sturdy specimens are almost like brioche and</i> …

Dessert

Ditch the Paper and Increase Productivity With These Six Apps!

<i>This is part of the "Increased Productivity" series where experts in productivity, brain training, and business success share the techniques and tools they couldn't live without.</i><p>Going paperless has probably been an agenda item in most offices for several years now, but somehow it never quite seems …

Apps

Easy Organization

18 tips, hints and ideas to make organization easy and simplify everyday living<p>Do certain areas around your house just refuse to stay organized? I’m …

10 Baked Goods to Twist, Fold & Braid

The best part of eating a cinnamon roll is the process of slowly teasing apart its tightly curled form, exposing the soft white interiors before biting off the best bite -- the almost under-baked center. It's mesmerizing how these simple things, made from a foundation of plain flour, can have such …

5 Alternative Flour Picks for Flavorful, Wheat-Free Baking

Here, best-selling author (and IACP award-nominee!) Alice Medrich shares her current favorite flours for baking.<p><i>F&W’s #FOODWINEWOMEN series</i> …

Carbs Are Your Friend: Our Guide to New-Wave, Artisanal Bread

We might be living in the age of gluten-free everything, but the quality of artisanal bread baking in America has never been higher.<p></head>Mahogany-crusted loaves, dark, dense ryes, buckwheat baguettes. America’s bread scene is changing before our eyes. But, like anything worth geeking out over, …

How to Create a Paperless Office With Evernote

Is 2015 the year you finally go paperless at work?For effective team collaboration to work, you need a central place where everyone can quickly store …

Productivity

My Last Tie: This Message From The Dying Guy Sums Up Life

<i>Yesterday, I stumbled upon this article on reddit and couldn’t stop myself from sharing it with you.</i><p>I am only 24 years old, yet I have actually …

How Shake Shack makes their cheeseburgers so delicious

Perhaps you've heard of the little hamburger operation called Shake Shack. Started in 2001 as a hot dog cart in a public park, the critically acclaimed New York-based burger chain now has 63 locations and, last Friday, debuted on the NYSE with a valuation of nearly $1 billion. The driving force …

Beam Smart Projector

Screw the Beam Smart Projector into a light socket and then use your smartphone to watch movies, play games, or share content. That’s right, it’s a …

Turn One Room into Two with IKEA Wardrobe Doors

Here's an impressive DIY project that can turn a studio into a one-bedroom apartment or otherwise create distinct areas in your home with sliding …