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5 TEDx Talks That Will Help You Learn How to Focus

These TEDx talks teach the power of mindfulness and how it can help overcome common obstacles in your business and your life.<p>Although we know it's best to be fully present in everything we do throughout the day--it's tough to do this without practice and guidance on how to stay focused.<p>When we are …

Mindfulness

25 Habits of Successful and Extremely Happy People

Quality sleep, big dreams and meaningful conversations are all part of the mix for those lucky enough to call themselves "happy."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What's the secret to happiness? That can differ according to the person involved. But we do know that happy …

19 simple garden ideas with spectacular results

We gathered 19 ideas to help you improve your garden, for big spaces or small, it doesn't matter, as you will see, you can great ideas that will suit …

Landscaping

Hurricane Matthew: Watch live webcams of monster storm hitting U.S.

Hurricane Matthew battered the Caribbean, and is now barreling for the United States. Florida, Georgia, and the Carolinas have begun preparations for …

Weather

3 Ways to Win at the Mutual Fund Game

Professional stock jockeys face long odds. But if you follow these tips you can harness the winning attributes of successful funds while reining in …

Twenty Years, Twenty Lessons

Just starting out on your own running adventure? Here’s a little wisdom from someone who’s been there.<p>In 1995, entering the New York City Marathon cost $30. O.J. was acquitted. The world marveled over a shiny new storage format called the “digital versatile disc.” Bruce Willis died hard with a …

15 Quick and Easy Ways to Revamp Your Home Decor in 24 Hours

Not all home decor projects have to take a lot of thought, planning and time. Sometimes you can make quick and small changes that take no more than …

Top 15 Smart Home Decor Tips That Will Save You Money

Often you have to face the dilemma of whether you can spend extra money to improve the decor of your home. Indeed, home decor accessories, furniture …

23 Relaxing and Cozy Reading Corners

Because sometimes all you need in life is a comfy chair and a good book.<p>Because sometimes all you need in life is a comfy chair and a good book.

Interior Design

10 Houseplants That Actually Clean the Air You Breathe

Probably just about every interior designer will preach it to you: If you want your home to have a friendly, outdoorsy, calm, elegant and homey feel, simply add a plant. Need to fill an empty corner? Add a plant. Got a bare spot on your bookshelf? Add a plant. And we’re pretty sure this “Put a …

Plants

6 Things That Kill Your Organizing Game

Does organizing bewilder you? These six sneaky mistakes might be the reason why.<p><b>1. Reading about organizing... but never actually doing it.</b><p>It's no secret we're big fans of Marie Kondo here at <i>House Beautiful</i> — but reading about organizing is <i>definitely</i> not the same as doing. Get inspired! But don't …

Cleaning

Organizing Hacks! 22 New Ways to Store Beauty Products

Even a small amount of makeup can make your bathroom or vanity look messy and cluttered. Here are 22 unconventional ways to organize your beauty products using things you probably already own. Who knew a mini loaf pan could be so useful?<p><b>1. Use a spice rack as a shelf for your perfume bottles.</b><p><b>2.</b> …

Makeup

15 Design Tips to Know Before Remodeling Your Bathroom

Pop quiz: What’s the average amount of space required for a toilet? How much does a basic bathroom remodel cost? And how do you pick out the right …

How to Set Up a Basic Productivity System

There are tons of productivity systems available for you to use, and for those who are just getting started in their quest to have a better handle on their tasks, projects, and goals it can be quite…daunting. This post will show you how to set up a a basic personal productivity system that will …