Patrick Reavey

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This 400 Square Foot 'Tiny House' is My Dream Home

Here at Apartment Therapy, we write about tiny houses a whole lot. Sometimes, I find myself wondering if we've reached peak tiny house. Are these …

Living Rooms

How to Add Phonetic Spelling to iPhone Contacts

Sometimes Siri has a hard time pronouncing names from your iPhone. You can teach Siri to pronounce your friends' and family members' names, and even your own name properly, but you can also do something to help your faithful AI assistant get names right before she ever attempts to say them. As an …

Linguistics

These Are the Sexiest Movies on Netflix That Are Actually Good

A not-so-guilty pleasure.<p>All great things revolve around sex, including movies. And thanks to the magic of Netflix, you can watch some of the best and sexiest movies in private, away from judging eyes. Don't feel weird. Some of the best movies on the streaming service are also some of the hottest.

Entertainment

Best To-Do List & Note-Taking Apps for iPad & iPhone

Using the right task-management app and note-taking app can make all the difference to your productivity. And the iPhone Notes app and Reminders app aren't quite up to handling more than the basics. On the other hand, the App Store offers so many alternatives that it can be hard to know which of …

Apps

Pool House with a Curved Living Roof Makes a Bold Green Statement

One architectural feature that we believe should definitely catch on quickly with homeowners across the globe is the gorgeous green roof! Living …

Landscaping

​​This Video of a "Unicorn Cyst" Being Popped Is as Gross as It Gets | Men’s Health

As you can see, the procedure is not pretty, as a substantial amount of blood and pus issues forth from this imposing blemish.<p>"'He really took good care of this cyst," Lee says in the video. "He nurtured it and let it get nice and to this size and not popped. That's impressive." Kudos are in order, …

9 Terrible Habits You Need to Stop Immediately

Author Tim Ferriss suggests some common bad habits you should definitely add to your not-to-do-list.<p>Perhaps you’ve heard of a “not-to-do list.” CEOs …

Add 2 USB ports to your existing outlets with these $15 replacement covers

Not everyone out there wants to replace the electrical outlets in their home with ones that offer a USB connector, but luckily you don't have to. …

The 3 Best 70 Inch Televisions That Money Can Buy

Let’s face it, television is better than ever. Whether it’s March Madness or Game of Thrones, a new HDTV is never out of place. Fortunately for you, …

The guy behind the '4-hour workweek' thinks you should work for 4 hours at WeWork

Tim Ferriss made his name on productivity: how to get the most out of your workday, and your life, in just four hours. The Silicon Valley investor—in …

Startups

Made Home Improvements Last Year? You Could Get a Tax Break

If you made any home improvements in 2016, you may be eligible for a tax break or two. Certain home improvements — or certain lines of credit that can be used for home improvements — qualify for a deduction or tax credit from good old Uncle Sam. As you prepare your taxes this year, here are few of …

Personal Finance

The Best Habit Tracking App for iPhone

Tracking your habits is a great way to keep an eye on your progress for a variety of self-improvement goals, and you have an insane number of apps …

Apps

13 things you're doing wrong from the moment you wake up

If your daily routine were a college assignment and you submitted it to your professor the scientist, chances are it would come back with a whole lot …

How to Filter Messages in the Mail App with iOS 10

Here, you can made your changes to the filter.<p>You can choose to include mail from one or all of your emails (ex: Yahoo, Gmail, etc.).<p>You can choose to see only Unread or Flagged emails.<p>You can filter only emails sent directly to you or that you’re CC’d on.<p>And, you can choose to see Only Mail with …

iOS

Simone Biles highlights Catholic faith in new autobiography

The gold medalist reveals she took St. Sebastian as her patron saint for Confirmation<p>Simone Biles, four-time Olympic gold medalist and fan favorite …

My best trick to find enough time for my business, my marriage, and my kids comes down to priorities

Easy: I write down the parts of my life that I want to be great in, and then I become obsessed with making time for them rather than making excuses.<p>Case in point: I am committed to making time for my family. To pull this off, I have to be smart about it. I get my young children up each morning and …

How Millionaires Plan Their Day

What are the productivity secrets of self-made millionaires? Do they think about their time differently than the rest of us?<p><b>Portraits Of Ultra Successful People</b><p>I’ve interviewed 200 entrepreneurs including over 100 self-made millionaires. Among the many highly successful entrepreneurs who gave me …

Time Management

Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists (They Use This Instead)

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates wrote long to-do lists and prioritized items as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research …

9 illustrators' business cards you'll want to keep

We've all walked away from a creative event with our pockets stuffed with business cards. And we've all ended up either stuffing most of them into a …

Graphic Design

How To Manage Your Time: 5 Secrets Backed By Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

Time Management

13 apps that will stop you from wasting time

These 13 apps will make scheduling less painful, help you keep track of what you are spending your time on, and even punish you for checking social media too much. They'll also help you see a big picture of how you spend your time and show you small tweaks that can carve out a few more hours of …