Brent Magouirk

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6 Crock Pot Recipes To Try This Week To Lose 6 Pounds Fast

With colder temperatures in the air, there's no better time to pull out your slow cooker for every meal! And turns out, many of your favorite comfort …

Made in Seattle Gift Guide: 12 geeky gift ideas from Pacific NW startups, makers and designers

Let’s face it, global e-commerce takes some of the magic out of gift giving. Visiting a loved one’s Amazon wishlist, selecting an item of appropriate …

When Silicon Valley Is Too Much Like Silicon Valley

Richard Wolpert Contributor<p>Richard Wolpert is a co-founder of HelloTech<p>I’m a fan of the real Silicon Valley and HBO’s Silicon Valley. My favorite episode this season, titled “Bad Money,” features the boys of Pied Piper crisscrossing Silicon Valley pitching investors as they raise their first round …

Minimalism in Web design: past and future

Minimal Web design is built from these fundamentals, all of which are designed to focus on the site content:<p><b>Negative space –</b> Commonly referred to as white space, negative space is simply any unused space in a design. Oftentimes in minimalist design, you’ll see this space filled with vibrant colors …

Typography

Web Design Resources for Non-Designers

Most of you are too busy monitoring Google's latest algorithm updates, examining web analytics, and building links and content to stay up to date on …

Gain Muscle Mass Fast - 3 Tips For Extreme Muscle Growth

Gaining muscle should not be rocket science, but that's what so called experts would have you to believe. The truth is, gaining muscle is simple once …

Embracing emptiness in Web design

We can categorize white space into three different types based on how it’s used:<p><b>Compositional White Space –</b> Space for margins, padding, and general composition.<p><b>Visual White Space</b> — Space for graphics, icons, buttons, or form elements.<p><b>Textual White Space</b> — Space between headers/paragraphs and lines …

Winning Strategies to Help You Shed Unwanted Belly Fat

When it comes to shedding stubborn belly fat, exercise alone is not the answer. The master key really lies with what you eat, and perhaps more …

7 Fitness Experts Share Tips on Balancing Exercise and Sleep for Better Health

We reached out to some of the top fitness experts and asked how they balance their exercise, health and sleep schedules both personally and for clients, and also asked them to clear up common misconceptions they see regarding rest in the fitness world. Read on to learn from some of the best in …

Weight Loss

Sip It Slowly, And Other Lessons From The Oldest Tea Book In The World

At least 2,500 years ago, tea, as we know it, was born.<p>Back then, it was a medicinal concoction blended with herbs, seeds and forest leaves in the mountains of southwest China. Gradually, as manners of processing and drinking tea were refined, it became imbued with artistic, religious, and cultural …

She Pours Vinegar On An Onion And Puts It In The Oven. What Comes Out Is Ridiculously Amazing.

The best ways to enjoy onions, like deep frying them or putting them on an enormous burger, are also the most unhealthy. That’s unfortunate, because …

The Top Willpower Secret You've Never Heard Of

The number one secret to willpower that no one ever talks about? Listen to your heart. Figure out who you are. Learn what it is you love to do. No, no, I don't mean what shows you like to watch. I mean, what do you like to do with yourself.<p>When people think about willpower, they often imagine …

Will Power

Articles about green affordable prefab home debuts palm springs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Adapted for the Australian climate, the eco-friendly, low-maintenance CORE 9 house starts at $192,000.<p>The Make it Right foundation taps architects to put a prefab spin on homes for the Fort Peck reservation in Montana.<p>We were recently in Palm Springs soaking up the sun and the majesty of the town's …

10 Guideposts to Help You on Your Journey to Peace and Enlightenment

Buddhaimonia.For as far back as I can remember, I felt like there was supposed to be, “more”. Like there was always something missing. That spark, …

Inexpensive, Easy-Assembly Shipping Container Home

An attractive shipping container house shows the benefits of prefab living.<p>It was an almost-unheard of price point in New York: $100 per square foot for a new home. That’s what a pop-up shipping container structure that was displayed in the West Village in 2010 promised Manhattanites. The sleek, …

10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Needs To Read

When an author writes a book, they’re giving us permission to pass through the gates of their mind, as if to say:<p><i>“Here yah go, buddy! I wrote this</i> …

From peppermint to oolong: the surprising health benefits of a cup of tea

Us Brits don't really need more of a reason to drink tea - but today (21 April) is National Tea Day, so there's an added incentive to put the kettle on.<p>The recent news that drinking camomile tea may help women live longer has got us thinking about the health benefits of our morning cuppa.<p>Here we …

Can Aging Be Cured?

<i>Part 2 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> The Fountain Of Youth<p><b>About Aubrey de Grey's TED Talk</b><p>Cambridge researcher Aubrey de Grey argues that aging is merely a disease — and a curable one at that.<p><b>About Aubrey de Grey</b><p>Aubrey de Grey is the chief science officer and co-founder of the SENS Research …

TED Talks

14 genius Stephen Hawking quotes that will make you question your place in the universe (pictures)

Liege Waffles

Sold primarily by street vendors, they are often served in a square of parchment paper sans toppings, as these little waffles pack a powerful sweet punch all on their own. No maple syrup necessary with these little triangles of love.<p>The Liege waffle, native to Belgium and loved around the world, is …

Waffles

How to Naturally Raise Your HGH Levels

Stay Up-to-Date With Webdesigner News

There are plenty of ways to stay across what’s happening in the design industry. Twitter, Facebook, your collection of RSS feeds, and a growing …

Nitty-Gritty Nutrition: 6 Ways To Eat Smarter

Take one step into the fitness community and you're immediately inundated with a popular piece of nutrition advice: If you want to maximize your …

The 5 Rules of Self-Confidence

What you say and do has value. Even on the slight chance that there might be this stupid social thing we call awkwardness -- who cares? Don't waste your life wondering what other people think. Because they are wondering the same.<p><b>1. Everything will be fine.</b><p>As a person with true self-confidence, …

Self-confidence

Born Again Minimalist

Minimalism is in. Stuff is out. But what does becoming minimalist mean? This blog began in 2012 when, after a divorce and living with my parents for …

Choosing the Right Website Builder for Your Needs

Websites needn’t always be complicated affairs and many tools today aim to bring the creation process to a wider audience than just those who can …

Web Design