Tim Mercer

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Yale architecture students designed this prefab home for the homeless

The home is located in New Haven’s Upper Hill neighborhood<p>First-year graduate students at the Yale School of Architecture are tasked with designing and building a structure to help combat homelessness in New Haven, Connecticut.<p>For this year’s program, called the Jim Vlock Building Project, the …

Study Says How Often You Should Have Sex According To Your Age

Long Story Short<p>A study from the Kinsey Institute for research in Sex, Reproduction and Gender has revealed how often people of different age groups have sex and found that 18-29 year-olds have double the amount of sex as people in their 40s.<p>Long Story<p>It’s an inevitable fact of life that as we get …

Tony Robbins: Want Success? Rewire Your Mind.

Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>Tony Robbins is in the business of breakthroughs. He helps people achieve personal and professional breakthroughs with his wildly popular motivational seminars, his life strategy coaching to CEOs, U.S. Presidents and billionaire hedge fund managers, and writing …

Property Pros: Painting Made Simple

<i>This is a new sponsored column by Jim Muldoon, a Northern Virginia native, Arlington resident and one of the real estate and remodeling experts at</i> …

DIY - Garden Love Seat - Quiet Corner

This slatted garden bench makes the perfect garden love seat.<p>You will need:<p>1 of 900 x 900mm 16mm marine plywood*<br>• 7 of 20 x 94mm PAR pine – cut to …

5 Amazon Prime perks you don't want to miss

Amazon, with a market value of more than $250 billion, is one of the largest retailers in the world. People love its convenience, deals, selection and delivery time, and they keep buying and buying.<p>That's why many of us pay $99 a year for Amazon Prime, which offers free two-day delivery for most …

How to Master Microsoft Office Word

Microsoft Word is easily the biggest, most popular word processing program available, but it does a lot more than just edit text and TPS reports. If …

How to Master Microsoft Office PowerPoint

PowerPoint lets you put presentations together in a snap, but your slide shows can be dull and boring if you only know the basics. It’s time to learn …

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The Day Misery and Mercy Met | Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation

<b>Fifth Sunday of Lent, Year C - March 13, 2016</b><p>Today's moving Gospel story (John 8:1-11) recounts the episode of the adulterous woman in two vivid …

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Drone Footage of a Modern Sawmill Is Surprisingly Mesmerizing

I could watch this all day.<p>The lumber industry has come a long way since the early days of mass deforestation when much of the tree-chopping and log processing was still done with the help of human hands. Now we have machines that basically eat trees for lunch and sawmills that essentially run …

Costs Balloon for City Construction Projects Designed by Elite Architects

NEW YORK CITY — A city program in which renowned architects design public facilities has led to beautiful buildings — with skyrocketing costs and …

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

Playfully Quirky Cabins Are Tiny Homes with Big Personalities

Fourth generation wood-working artisan Dan Pauly transforms reclaimed wood into diminutive cabins that look like they're straight out of a fairy tale. Whether it's a sauna, outhouse, shed, or actual home, the craftsman is able to create structures that are reminiscent of a Tim Burton film–offering …

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The Forest-Rose Cottage – Free Small House Plans

This small backyard cottage was designed as a mother-in-law suite for a fantastic, free-spirited family and honorarily named after the soon-to-be …

Multiple Sclerosis and Exercise Trial Now Enrolling

Canadian researchers hope an exercise routine designed for those with multiple sclerosis (MS) will show increased benefits over traditional …

Mother diagnosed with MS and facing life in a wheelchair is cured - after she discovered her symptoms were due to a TICK BITE

Mother diagnosed with MS and facing life in a wheelchair is cured - after she discovered her symptoms were due to a TICK BITE<p>Julia …

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'4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss explains how to teach yourself to read 3 times faster in 20 minutes

How much more could you get done if you completed all of your required reading in 1/3 or 1/5 the time?<p>Increasing reading speed is a process of controlling fine motor movement — period.<p>This post is a condensed overview of principles I taught to undergraduates at Princeton University in 1998 at a …

Intimacy Intervention: ‘My Husband Worries About Pleasing Me And Loses His Erection!’ - Essence.com

<i>Passionate Living Coach Abiola Abrams gives love, dating and self-esteem advice on the CW's</i> Bill Cunningham Show <i>and all over the web through her hit</i> …

How an Affair Really Begins

At some point, we have all witnessed the devastation of an affair. On the one hand, it is shocking just how much can be destroyed by the act of one …

3 Time Management Mistakes You Don’t Know You’re Making

Some of our biggest time management mistakes are simply borne of ignorance.<p>No matter how smart or experienced you think you are, it’s important to remember you’re always a novice at something. Sounds obvious, but it’s something managers, entrepreneurs, and other business leaders are liable to …

6 Affordable upgrades that will improve your home's value

It's one thing to start pinning your dream home on Pinterest. It's quite another to execute it once you start pricing supplies and calling …

40 powerful blessings to pray over your marriage

<i>Editor's note: This article was originally published on Crosswalk.com. It has been republished here with permission.</i><p>Marriage is a gift - an amazing …

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The Gospel of John (2003 Full Movie) [HD]

The BMW M6 GT3 is a big-winged beast of a race car

For the Frankfurt motor show, BMW finally let us see what was under that swirly camouflage dressing gown in which we saw the M6 GT3 parading around a …

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6 Surefire Methods for Overcoming Procrastination

Many of us have goals -- a set of deep-down desires that we ultimately want to see realized. Yet, with each passing day, we can't find the energy to move forward. And, as the deadline approaches and passes for achieving our goals, we're no further ahead than where we started. Often, we might even …

Can You Install a High-Efficiency Furnace With Only One Pipe? - Construction Pro Tips

By Rueben Saltzman of Structure Tech Home Inspections<p>It’s perfectly acceptable to have a high-efficiency furnace installed with one pipe. Just flip …

Utterly Charming 130-Year-Old Mansion Costs Only $785,000

<i>Welcome back to The Six Digit Club, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the tipline.</i><p>351 Saint Pauls Avenue<p>From the looks of it, this Stapleton mansion is perfectly respectable; …

Watch 9 of the internet's most mind-blowing 360-degree videos

YouTube offers an instant portal into everything weird, wacky and downright <i>out there</i> that the online world has to offer. The latest phenomenon …