Laura Robinson

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How the baby boomers — not millennials — screwed America

“The boomers inherited a rich, dynamic country and have gradually bankrupted it."<p>Everyone likes to bash millennials. We’re spoiled, entitled, and hopelessly glued to our smartphones. We demand participation trophies, can’t find jobs, and live with our parents until we’re 30. You know the punchlines …

Opinion: If you want to get rich, invest in Treasury bills, not FAANG stocks or bitcoin

Demand curves are usually downward-sloping. That’s because people will buy more of a product when it is cheaper and less of it when it is more …

Stock Markets

How Sustainable Home Improvement Store TreeHouse Plans To Green Every Home In America

By Phillip Pantuso9 minute Read<p>If your entire experience shopping at home improvement stores is defined by Home Depot and Lowe’s, the first thing …

Home Improvement

Garage Sale Flip

Picked up this beauty at a garage sale for $5.00 a while back. It wasn’t much to look at, but it was all wood, and a decent size and shape. In all …

How to make Magazine storage boxes… YOURSELF! :)

I had on my list to purchase 8 magazine storage boxes, this week at the store. But when I priced them, I didn’t want to pay the prices. (At any given …

DIY Portable Wind Generator with Automatic Furling

I’ve just designed and built a practical, portable 12 Volt 17 Watt wind generator that is ideal (and appropriate) for setting up in campgrounds, …

Why You Need More Plants In Your Life (According To Science)

At one point in my life, I loved to indulge in cakes, doughnuts, cinnamon rolls, and pizza. I still remember going to the junior high cafeteria and …

Immune System

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Palantir acquires data visualization startup Silk

Silk‘s co-founder and CEO, Salar al Khafaji, announced today that private data analytics unicorn Palantir would be acquiring the company.<p>The transaction appears to be an acqui-hire, with members of the Silk team directly joining Palantir in new roles. Founded in 2010, Silk helps data journalists, …

10 favorite online shops for vintage finds

Happy Friday loves! Today, I'm sharing another Friday <i>Where to Shop</i>. This week, I am featuring my <b>10 Favorite Online Shops for Vintage Finds</b>.<p>The thrill of the hunt! Don't you love it?! You enter the jungle of dust and the discarded and come out on the other side hauling out the treasure. Pretty darn …

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Alaskan mom builds lovely tiny house -- and is offering the plans for free (Video)

Building your own home or even your own furniture can be daunting, especially if you have little experience with power tools, and no foggy idea on …

A Texas Couple Died Side by Side While Holding Hands

After 58 years of marriage one San Antonio, Texas couple died side by side while holding hands, according to KTLA.<p>“I just can’t believe something …

Hilarious Harry Potter newborn photo shoot shows screeching baby as a Mandrake

What's the best use for a screaming baby in a photo shoot?<p>Turn it into a Harry Potter Mandrake - screaming is their main talent.<p>Parents dressed their young son and newborn baby up for a photo shoot to celebrate the new addition to their family.<p>Katherine Oldfield, 29, of Eugene, Oregon, and her …

The DEA Will Soon Decide Whether it Will Reschedule Marijuana

The Drug Enforcement Administration says it will make a decision in the coming months that could prove to be a watershed moment for the burgeoning …

Just Turned 40? An Architect Says It's Time To Design For Aging

When Architect Matthias Hollwich was approaching 40, he wondered what the next 40 years of his life might look like. He looked into the architecture that serves older adults, places like retirement communities and assisted living facilities, and didn't like what he saw. But what if we changed our …

University of Pennsylvania

The Top 5 Lessons I've Learned After Reading 500+ Self-Help Books

By the time I was 15 years old, my mom, sister, and I had moved homes at least 25 times. My father was an alcoholic. I was getting government-paid …

There’s Not Much Evidence That Standing Desks Benefit Your Health

You probably end up sitting most of the day anyway<p>If you’re like 80 percent of American workers, you’re spending most of your day sitting. That comes with a slew of health problems, such as kidney disease, obesity, and reduced life expectancy.<p>The standing desk is one solution to get us up and …