Laurie Dugan

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You Are What You Repeatedly Do, Seriously

If you repeated today every day for the next year, realistically, where would you end up?<p><i>"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." </i>-- Mahatma Gandhi<p>Gandhi was completely right. When you don't act in accordance with your values and goals, you're …

Motivation

This Morning Ritual Will Make You Insanely Productive

You can start the minute you open your eyes.<p><i>What single change in your daily routine had the biggest impact in your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, productivity hacker,</b> …

Time Management

The coolest container house you'll ever see

Today we will see a project where sustainability equals sophistication! <i>Christina</i> <i>Menezes Architects</i>, based in Brazil, came with the beautiful concept …

Green Design

Organize Your Financial Documents With These 10 Helpful Categories

Can you quickly locate last year’s income tax return? Do you have the contents of your wallet and your account information recorded somewhere in case it is stolen? Can you find your homeowners insurance policy? If you can’t answer ‘yes’ to these three questions – don’t panic – but you may need to …

Income Tax

​10 prefab houses to die for

Love it, hate it, but you can’t deny it – we are, of course, talking about prefabricated homes, one of the newest and greatest fads in the …

Prefab Homes

Build in One Day: Arched Brick Pizza Oven

Simply stack bricks to make this temporary, arched-roof forno a legna<p>For the pizza aficionado, a wood-fired brick oven is the pinnacle. Nothing else cooks a pie the same way, with the 800°F–1,000°F temperatures needed to get that thin, crisp layer of smoky char covering a moist, airy crust. …

SFO-London LGW $200 one way WOW, $219 Norwegian OAK-LGW Oct-March

There are a couple of low one-way fare ticket deals starting at $200 from San Francisco to London Gatwick on WOW Air for travel from October to March …

Grab your smartphone: These inspiring fitness apps will get you off the couch

Don't give up on your fitness New Year's resolutions just yet — there's help as close as your smartphone.<p>"Information on food and exercise has become so available and free on the Internet it's completely transformed people's approach to wellness and has liberated the client from being at the gym," …

Eve Plumb Just Sold A Home She Bought When She Was 11 For $3.9 Million

The Brady Bunch actress bought the property in 1969 for just $55,300<p>Always in the shadow of older sister Marsha, Jan is finally having her moment. Eve Plumb, who famously played middle sister Jan on The Brady Bunch, just sold the oceanfront home she purchased in 1969 at age 11 (with help from her …

11 Romance Novels Even Book Snobs Will Love

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

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These Apps Will Make You Enjoy Traveling Even More

<i>Image credit: Work Hard Anywhere/Julián Cárdenas Guevara.</i><p>For the last 20 months, I have been traveling and working as a digital nomad. I'm extremely grateful for the technology and apps that make my everyday life so much easier and my journey more enjoyable.<p>Today I'd like to share with you 10 great …

The 8 Most Recommended Books for Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur, finding time to read may be difficult. The one thing you can gain from taking the time to read is inspiration. By reading through …

7 Freaking Good Books That I Just Need Everyone To Read, Okay

I tried to think of an appealing common theme as an excuse to recommend all of these books but I failed. I just need you to read them because they’re …

5 innovations that could transform Africa

One of the keywords in Africa today is leapfrogging – that phenomenon that allows those who were behind to step ahead of those who were previously at …

Innovation

28 Ingenious Uses For Coconut Milk

If coconut milk isn't already one of your pantry staples, these recipes will change that. The creamy, dairy-free "milk" is an excellent addition to a variety of dishes from breakfast to dessert, like oatmeal, curries, ice cream, and more. Think beyond the basics and try out any of these 28 creative …

The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …

Updated Brain Map Identifies Nearly 100 New Regions

The brain looks like a featureless expanse of folds and bulges, but it’s actually carved up into invisible territories. Each is specialized: Some groups of neurons become active when we recognize faces, others when we read, others when we raise our hands.<p>On Wednesday, in what many experts are …

The Brain

10 Best documentaries every aspiring entrepreneur should watch

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share61<p>+16<p>Shares 107<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways to grow your business. But who wants to slog …

10 Amazing Luxury Bedroom Furniture Ideas

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This simple trick can free up a ton of storage on your iPhone

Some popular ways include using Google Photo's free, unlimited cloud storage for photos and streaming music.<p>We've even seen a strange, roundabout way where you have to "pretend" that you're about to rent a movie, even when you don't have enough space for it.<p>The method I'm talking about here is to …

10 Absolutely Wonderful Tree Stump Landscaping and Decor Ideas

If you are thinking to do some landscaping or decorate your garden with something unusual and unique then how about making use of tree stumps? In …

Meet The Social Media Star Changing The Way We See Africa

Yagazie Emezi's showing the world the captivating and vibrant side of Nigeria.<p>If you don't know who Yagazie Emezi is, it's time to catch up -- she's on the verge of blowing up.<p>The social media star is making it her personal mission to change the way people think about modern Africa. But perhaps …

42 Ways To Make Your Entire Home Cleaner Than It's Ever Been

:: bookmarks for next weekend ::<p>Bathroom; Kitchen; Bedroom; Living Room; All Around the House; Garage, Basement, and Outdoors

30 of Our Most Outrageously Decadent Dessert Recipes

These desserts are definitely worth busting out your husky pants for.<p>There's a special stratosphere of desserts that requires us to bust out our husky pants—the ones we keep on hand when we don't want to deal with the judgmental pink teeth marks that come about when we put a little too much strain …

Dessert

15 Cool Things You Can Do On The Internet For Free

The Internet is full of free things If you know the right place. You can learn anything on the internet free from seeing and reading. Today in this …

An Easy 6-Day Plan to Lose 10 Pounds

Get the motivation you need to slim down and stick with it.<p>If you could design your dream diet, what would it include? Lots of variety so meals and snacks never get boring? Plenty of treats? A day to cheat a little? Well, we hear you — and we've worked all that into our program. Follow this easy …

Six Ways To Travel The World This Summer Without Spending A Dime

People offer a lot of reasons for not traveling more often, with lack of funds usually topping every list. At Uproxx, our basic argument is that traveling is more worthwhile than most of the other crap we spend our money on. Still, even though we firmly believe that travel is cheaper than most …

Travel

10 Fast-Growing Plants for (Almost) Instant Curb Appeal

Bright flowers and colorful foliage are the easiest ways to amp up your curb appeal. If you're in a rush to get things growing, try one of these …

Flowers

James Nachtwey Receives Top Spanish Honor

From "A Look into Hell." July 4, 1994 International issue.<br>©TIME/Photograph by James Nachtwey<p>1 of 54<p>James Nachtwey, one of the world’s most renowned …

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