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Guy Turns His Old Bike Into Pedal-Powered Treehouse Elevator

If you decide to live in a tree house, prepare yourself that the idea will also have some downsides to it as well. Ethan Schlussler from Sandpoint, …

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Frosty Pumpkin Shake. Summer Meets Fall.

I'm quite certain that there is a cozy place where <i>summer meets fall</i>. Maybe in a small cafe, under a dusty golden tree with sparkly amber and …

Green Monster Smoothies - Everyday Annie

I’ve always been very good about eating my vegetables and I’ve never had a problem with spinach, but when I first heard of putting spinach in a …

Creativity on the Run: Apps That Support the Creative Process

Let’s begin by shifting emphasis from finding the right answer to creating cultures that encourage risk-taking and embrace ambiguity. Psychologist …

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How To Think Like a Philosopher (with Daniel Dennett)

What’s the Big Idea?<p>The Puritan strain in US history and culture still lingers, and one of its legacies is a relentless pragmatism. The same culture …

Artist Spends 5 Years Covering Entire Kitchen in Millions of Glass Beads

You might think you know what patience means, but American artist Liza Lou clearly has a bit better understanding about what meticulous work really …

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The Aging Process

Using family pictures and animation software, filmmaker Anthony Cerniello speeds up the aging process to show the subtle changes that happen over an …

Third Grade Boy Shares His Awesome Goals in Handwritten Note

Redditor elbostonian has shared his or her son’s handwritten note of super awesome goals that he created for the start of his third grade year. …

Neil Gaiman’s Advice to Aspiring Writers

<b>Neil Gaiman</b> knows a thing or two about the secret of the creative life. In this mashup of Gaiman’s Nerdist podcast interview and scenes from films about writers, video-monger Brandon Farley captures the essence of Gaiman’s philosophy on writing and his advice to aspiring writers — a fine addition …

Five Writing Traps John Grisham Helped Me See

By Tony Vanderwarker<p>I had 7 unpublished novels languishing away on my hard drive and an overflowing shelf of rejection notices when John Grisham -- a …

Building Bathroom Storage

July 9, 2012<p>I use the term <i>building</i> loosely here - the only power tool involved was a cordless drill.<p>The area above our toilet tank was in desperate …

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How to Optimize Your Brain: Why Refining Emotional Recall is the Secret to Better Memory

We’ve seen the many ways in which our memory can be our merciless traitor: it is not a recording device but a practitioner of creative plagiarism, a terrible timekeeper, and the bent backbone in the anatomy of lying. How, then, can this essential human faculty become our ally?<p>In <b>The Art of Doing:</b> …

10 Simple, Science-Backed Ways To Be Happier Today

Did you know that the perfect temperature for happiness is 13.9°C? Adjust your thermostat, then check out these quick tips for maximizing mirth.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Happiness is so interesting, because we all have …

12 Great Motivational Quotes for 2013 | Inc.com

At the start of every year, I create a list of quotes to guide and inspire me for the next 12 months. Here are the quotes I've selected for 2013:<p>"Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements." <i><br>Napoleon Hill</i><br>• "The key to …

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6 Simple Mindfulness Practices To Reframe Your Perspective

Get familiar with the Holstee Manifesto and join the fast track to a better understanding–and appreciation–of your work, your life, and the world around you.<p>This is your life.<p>Do what you love and do it often.<p>If you don’t like something, change it.<p>If you don’t like your job, quit.<p>If you don’t have …

Meditate Your Way To A More Creative Mind

Want to ignite your creative brain? Slow down.<p><b>THIRTY YEARS AGO,</b> the Walt Disney Co. was at a creative crossroads. With the opening of Epcot, Disney’s original theme park vision was complete. Where could the company go next? Walt Disney’s Imagineers, the company’s goofily named creative design and …

Eleven Things Science Shows Will Make You Happier Every Day

Did you know there are 11 ways we can make ourselves happier, and they are backed up by scientific research?<p>Our team tried out the popular productivity blog Buffer’s list of scientific suggestions this week and we added our own unscientific data to the mix. We spend a significant portion of our …

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Maats and O’Brien knew about all the research, and began sharing information about learning and the brain with their students. They turned their …