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8 Quick and Easy Modern Interior Design Ideas

Looking for a few simple ways to add modern style to your home? You’re not alone. In fact, I recently moved to a new place, and because my husband …

Vegan Restaurant in Madrid Features an Exciting Ephemeral Installation

Wandering on the streets of Madrid, this splendid city of culture and siestas, is an exciting thing to do. A city filled with life and colour makes …

The Biggest Kitchen Design Mistakes

Here's what not to do.<p>These kitchen designers have seen it all, from stainless-steel overload to poor-quality cabinetry. Here they share the dos and don'ts of kitchen design.

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

Happy 69 Year Old Lady Has Not Used Money For 15 Years | Wake Up World

<b>Heidemarie Schwermer, a 69-year-old woman from Germany, gave up using money 15 years ago and says she’s been much happier ever since.</b><p>Heidemarie’s …

In 1966, Eliot Wigginton began assigning quarterly writing projects to his secondary students in Rabun County, Georgia to document the…

In 1966, Eliot Wigginton began assigning quarterly writing projects to his secondary students in Rabun County, Georgia to document the lives, skills, and stories of Southern Appalachia. In 1972, their work was published as <b>The Foxfire Book</b>, an immediate classic that would eventually expand to 12 volumes.<p>A rare mix of beauty, ethnography, and practical skill – you should <b>collect the entire series.</b><p>Find the (more handsome) first edition <b>here.</b>

More Doing, Less Promoting: The Key To Creating Great Work

The author and designer still doesn’t have social media “follow me” icons on his website. Yet, he’s been booked for work months in advance for over 15 years. Why?<p>I feel like I’m drowning in self-promotion on social media. Links to buy digital products, e-courses, tickets to conferences (on the …

Clever Treehouse Bicycle Zips Passengers 30 Feet Up

The faster you pedal, the faster you will zip up, up, and away on Ethan Schlussler's human-powered elevator. In only one week, Schlussler eliminated the need for a regular old ladder and replaced it with this environmentally friendly pulley system that transports him 30 feet up to the entrance of …

Treehouses

Mobile Fourth Wave: The Evolution of the Next Trillion Dollars

Smartphone image copyright Nik Merkulov<p>We are entering the golden age of mobile. Mobile has become the most critical tool to enhance productivity and …

Telecoms

7 Ways to Let Go and Watch Your Life Flourish

<i>By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning.</i> -Lao Tzu<p>So …

Happiness

The Second Lives of Surfboards: Lawrence O'Toole's OTable Makes Busted Boards Look Better Than Ever

It seems strange that a region renowned for its surfing culture routinely sees old surfboards find their final resting place at the city dump. …

Green river cottage in Southern Finland

Green river cottage in <b>Southern Finland</b>.<p>Contributed by Sulka Nurkka.

3 Reasons It's the Perfect Time to Be an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Never in our collective lifetimes has it been better to be a startup. Coming out of the economic disaster a few years ago, it became clear that recovery would be on the shoulders of small business. Entrepreneurs are truly the backbone of …

The 10 best fonts

From beautiful DIN 1451 to robust Rockwell, our pick of the world's greatest typefaces

How to: Turn Your Car Into a Camper

Earlier this year, I was awarded a National Geographic Young Explorers Grant to spend four months driving around the United States documenting nocturnal culture with my partner and collaborator, Kevin Weidner (who helped me write this piece), and our two dogs (check out my piece on late-night …

KettlePot by Biolite

BioLite, the makers of outdoors equipment, are soon to launch a new companion piece to their popular CampStove: the KettlePot. The accessory "pours like a kettle and cooks like a pot" and weighs just under one pound. Moreover, the piece is sized so that it rests snugly atop the stove for more …

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4 Reasons to Stop Beating Yourself Up

Beating yourself up? Here are four things to remember when experiencing insecurity and self loathing.

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/12/suburban-beach-house-by-david-barr-ross-brewin/ Suburban Beach House by David Barr + Ross Brewin

DTI Logo

A family home should be playful. Perhaps a little whimsy. Definitely some colour. Pattern yes. Light and open. Sunny and fun. Just like this …

Flipboard For Entertainers

Inside Flipboard / August 20, 2013<p>In this week’s Flipboard for You series: whether you’re a celebrity, budding YouTube star or a community theater …

Articles about 7 clever loft spaces small places on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's November 2015 issue.<p>A software engineer outfits his tiny apartment with flexible design ideas.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but …

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