Nique Hayes

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Want to Be More Focused and Happier? Use Your Brain Like This

How to go from "overwhelmed" to "accomplished."<p>Have you ever been in the middle of working on something <i>really</i> important--like a report your boss wants "yesterday" or a presentation you have to give at the next staff meeting--only to have your mind drift away...right in the middle of it?<p>Perhaps you …

Magnifying Glass

DIY - How to Build a Pergola - Quiet Corner

Here’s a structure that won’t provide shelter from wind or rain, and is only marginally better when it comes to the midday sun. So, why build it? …

Tool Storage Wall Cabinet

By Jamison RantzTool storage is a necessity in any shop. While storage is great, accessible storage is even better. That’s why I designed this tool …

Woodworking

25 Stylish DIYs for a Beautiful Bedroom on a Budget

(Image credit: One Kings Lane)<p>Feeling crafty? These 25 super-stylish DIYs will have your bedroom looking like a million bucks — without you having to …

This motorized wheel adds electric power to your bike

GeoOrbital brings a novel idea to Kickstarter<p>Many different kinds of personal transportation are undergoing an electric revolution, but electric <i>bikes</i> might make up the biggest section of the market. In fact, it's boomed fast enough that we're already seeing weird, alternative ideas pop up. A …

Bike Lanes

A Psychologist Astrologer on Using Your Sun Sign to Navigate Conflict

Art by Eugenia Loli<p>For more than 25 years, Dr. Jennifer Freed has been practicing psychological astrology out of her sun-bathed office in Santa …

Astrology

20 Organizing Tricks That Improved Our Homes This Year

Seriously, they feel so much bigger and more beautiful now.<p>Seriously, they feel so much bigger and more beautiful now.

14 Dollar Store Buys That Work as Genius Organizers

Crafting

Management and Organization for Your Personal Brand - Small Business Trends

Organization. It’s the one thing so many of us let go when times get busy. From unkempt desks to computers cluttered with files from projects no one …

Small Business

The Best DIY YouTube Channels to Turn You Into a Fix-It Master

YouTube is an excellent resource if you want to be handier around the house. Whether you’re dealing with simple repairs or big improvement projects, …

Home Improvement

Nexus 7 not charging? How to replace the USB port and headphone jack - Android customization

I hope you had some fun changing up the text-to-speech output settings on your Android device with last week’s Android customization article. That was pretty simple stuff, and while this week is also really easy, our new project can be a little intimidating to those that are not comfortable with a …

Nexus 7

What Are Your Best Tips For Managing Your ADHD At Work?

Everyone has their own way.

16 Genius Makeup Organizing Hacks That Will Save You From Chaos

1. Use a grid drawer divider to keep your lipsticks from rolling all over the place.<p>Plastic drawer organizers are super cheap.<p>2. Put your perfumes on …

Hacking

8 Simple DIY Bathroom Cleaners + FREE Printable

Looking for some natural cleaners to clean your bathrooms? Today I’m sharing my 8 favorite DIY Bathroom Cleaners AND a free printable too! Chances …

Housekeeping

How to organize your desktop

If you have had your computer for a while, you have probably installed many programs. If you've chosen the default installation the program added a …

Christmas Planner Free Printables Round-Up

One of the best things I’ve done to keep the holiday season organized each year is create and use a Christmas planner. I made mine up a number of …

9 Genius New Ways to Organize With a Shower Caddy

Not a single one of these ideas includes holding shampoo, conditioner, or soap.<p>Not a single one of these ideas includes holding shampoo, conditioner, or soap.

Hack Your Hangers: 10 Ways to Total Closet Organization Domination

Your most delicate slips too often slip right off the hanger -- don't let them end up on the floor! Sew a button on a padded hanger and use the button to keep the straps from falling off the hanger.

This Magnetic Closet Organizer Might Actually Make You Hate Folding Less

The Internet is going crazy for this shirt-stacking tool that aims to never topple over.<p>One of life's greatest conundrums (at least for us) is figuring out the right way to stack clothes. It seems like every time we grab a T-shirt from the middle of the pile, everything falls apart — we're talking …

Magnetism

How to Tame Paper Clutter in Your Home or Office

It’s said that we live in a digital age and I suppose that we do. We go nowhere without our smartphones, we read books and catch up on the news on …

Back to Basics: Perfect Your Note-Taking Techniques

While we might associate note-taking with school, it's something most of us continue doing for the bulk of our lives. If your techniques are feeling …

Productivity

Missouri activists vs. the press is still a story about race: This is what happens when black students can’t trust the media

It’s more complex than casting journalists as victims of unreasonable campus protesters<p>Following the stunning resignations of president Tim Wolfe and chancellor R. Bowen Loftin in the wake of Black student activism at the University of Missouri-Columbia, a secondary news story is developing at the …

Journalism

DIY Coconut Oil Deodorant Stick That Won’t Melt

Super easy, Homemade Deodorant that won't melt!<p>I have been trying to stay away from deodorants that contain aluminum for a while now, especially …

Alzheimer's Disease

Stealthy Storage: DIY Invisible Bookends

I’m a sucker for digging up old and interesting-looking hardcover books at the thrift store or antique mall, and I get so sad when I find torn or scribbled out pages on the inside. But, thanks to this DIY invisible bookends project, there’s still hope for all of those pretty covers on otherwise …

5 Questions Every Woman Must Ask Herself in Order to Be Happy

<i>By Alison Jacobson for DivorcedMoms.com</i><p>If someone were to ask you whether you want to be happy, you'd probably think they were crazy. I mean, who wouldn't want to be happy? But what if someone were to ask the question a bit differently?<p><b>Are you willing to do whatever it takes to be happy?</b><p>Usually, …

Gifts of the Gita

"Works break through the boundaries of their own time," wrote the Russian literary theorist Mikhail Bakhtin. "They live in centuries, that is, in great time, and frequently (with great works always) their lives are more intense and fuller than are their lives within their own time." Like other …

Hinduism