Sheila Ascroft

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8 Subconscious Behaviors That Are Keeping You From Having the Life You Want

Every generation has a "monoculture" of sorts, a governing pattern or system of beliefs that people unconsciously accept as "truth." It's easy to identify the monoculture of Germany in the 1930s, or America in 1776. It's clear what people at those times, in those places, accepted to be "good" and …

14 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Product development, web design, free-style rapping, writing, cooking, art, music, to the way you make your bed in the morning, what are we talking about here?<p>Everything.<p>From forward-thinking tech-product managers such as Ryan Hoover, to …

What John Cleese, Stephen King, Paul Simon and Anthony Trollope Can Teach You About Creativity - Stencil

Anthony Trollope was one of the world’s most creative writers.<p>In the 1800’s he regularly released novels over 700 pages in length, multiple times a …

Upgrading Bike Storage Possibilities: Modern Outdoor Bike Garage

Biking adventures are something to hold dear. The freedom a bike can give you is hard to ignore, whether you use the bike in the city or in nature. …

Canada's Prince Edward County Wineries Are Anything but Wimpy

Canada’s Prince Edward County has dozens of fearless winemakers. Here are a few of the best.<p><i>Canada’s Prince Edward County has beautiful beaches, a</i> …

7 Herbs You Should Be Growing Now

While many restaurants now boast about their vegetable plots, not all of them can say they’re growing akatade, wood sorrel and salad burnet. Here …

9 Reasons You Should Definitely Add Basil to Your Cocktail

Summer basil isn't only for tomato and mozzarella salads. It's also great during cocktail hour!<p>Summer basil isn't only for tomato and mozzarella …

Ode to a Canadian Bagel

In theory, I was in Prince Edward County last September to report a story about the incredible Pinot Noirs and Chardonnay made there, but a part of …

Could Swearing at Your Basil Plant Make it Grow?

Angry? Stressed? Try yelling at some basil. It could be beneficial to both you and the plant.<p><i>In this series, we reveal the secrets, histories and</i> …