Ren Jackson

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Save the Pollinators with a Honeybee Watering Station in the Garden!

The world’s honeybee population is declining at an alarming rate. This does not bode well for people who like to eat food. In order for farmers to …

Gardening

How To Plant Tomatoes The Right Way

Some more vegetable gardening tips since it is spring!! When you are planting tomatoes in pots or right in the garden, here is how to plant tomatoes …

Gardening

After the Lawn: Transitioning to an Integrated Rain Garden

Here a schematic of our test case street (minus trees) shows the original basic compliment of lawn and pavement across Southern California. Under …

Inspirational Lessons And Quotes From Mahatma Gandhi

“<i>Keep your words positive, because your words become your behaviours.</i> <i><br>Keep your behaviours positive, because your behaviours become your habits.</i> <i><br>Keep</i> …

How To (Automatically) Train Your Brain For Success

Everything around you affects how you feel and how much energy and motivation you have.<p>Your surroundings can either help your success and …

10 Things People With Abundance Do Differently

From my observations over the years as a life coach who specializes on women’s health and success, there are 10 things that people who live …

38 of the Most Inspirational Leadership Quotes

Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one can deny the power of a good quote. They motivate and inspire us to be our best.<p>Here are 38 of my absolute favorites:<p>I alone cannot change the world<p>“I alone cannot …

Motivation

How To Start Exercising When You're Already Overweight

Healthy living isn't easy. For those folks who are already overweight -- large enough that it's difficult or even painful to do what other people can …

Want to be a successful student? Say these 10 things every day

Do you want to be a successful student? If you’re a parent, do you want that for your children?<p>There’s no running away from hard work. But becoming a …

Self-improvement

21 Inspiring Dale Carnegie Quotes to Rescue Any Bad Day

Anyone who’s read one of Dale Carnegie’s bestselling books knows the man had a way with words. And even though the ultimate salesman, entrepreneur, …

58 Ways To Motivate Yourself Today

Every day we have to find new energy to deal with difficult problems and difficult people. Here are some ways that can help you recreate your …

15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

Nothing can change a mood quite like a few words. From good to bad nothing can easily make us switch from one mind-set to the next. Some days the …

6 Great Lessons You Can Learn from Theodore Roosevelt

<b>Theodore Roosevelt was one bad ass American politician and author</b>. He was also the leader of the Republican Party and was elected as the 26th …

6 Surprisingly Simple Strategies To Turn Fear Of Failure Into Business Success

Has it ever happened to you?<p>You’re about to do something important, and suddenly you’re struck with this sickening, pounding feeling just above your …

Motivation

5 Lessons You Can Learn From The Quotes Of Abraham Lincoln

Everyone knows Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of United States, the one who signed the Emancipation Proclamation which freed the slaves within …

Motivation

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps | Inc.com

It's 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. You know what needs to get done, but your body is resisting it.<p>We can all relate to this feeling, but the similarities stop there.<p>Some people fall prey …

Procrastination

Seven Habits Of Organized People

Organized people aren’t born; they’re built. Here are the habits that you can cultivate to be just like them.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>We all know that one friend or coworker who is super-organized. The …

Productivity

AppTrailers - Top App Videos

These math worksheets help students tell time to 10, five and one minute

01<p>of 11<p>Why Is Telling Time Important?<p>Students can't tell time. Really. Younger children are able to easily read the digital displays indicating time …

How We Organize GitHub Issues - A Styleguide For Tagging

For people who make software, the internet has no shortage of best practice for workflow organization like Git Flow, release versioning, GitHub, etc. …

Lifestyle | Organize + Energize: 7 Things to do When You are Overwhelmed

Spices<p>As you take all of the spices out of the cabinet, check for expiration dates and smell for potency. Categorize and itemize your spices to how …

Minimalism

OMGFacts

Friday Favorites: Finding Joy at Home, Spring Cleaning, The Oversheduled Kid + more!

Hello! I made it home safe and sound and right on time to celebrate my daughter’s 18 birthday. Eighteen!! Gosh that sounds so strange to say. When I …

College & University

52 Weeks: #43 Prioritize Your Daily Top 3 To-Dos

<i>If you are new to 52 Weeks of Organizing, catch up here!</i><p>Hi all! As many of you know, a time management tactic that is invaluable to me is my list …

4 Easy (Digital) Ways to Banish Paper Clutter from Your Life

Last week, organizing expert June Saruwatari visited <i>InStyle's</i> offices to promote her new book, <i>Behind the Clutter: Truth. Love. Meaning Purpose</i>. As …

Apps

A Mom’s Guide to Senior Year

If you are the Mom of a high school senior, the back to school fall of their senior year takes those “My baby is all grown up!” mixed emotions to an …

High School

20 Printables to Organize Your Home Life

Are you ready to <b>spring clean</b>? No? I’ve found some great <b>organizational printables</b> to get you in the mood, or at least to help you get the house a …