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14 Iron-On Projects That Will Make You Feel like a DIY Pro

Iron-on transfer paper is basically the DIY world’s dirty little secret. In as little as 10 minutes, you can make something like a basic t-shirt or tote bag look totally professional. Nobody needs to know that all you did was print, cut and iron. We won’t tell if you don’t. And as far as what you …

Crafting

The Stairwell Makeover! – Plaster & Disaster

A few weeks ago I shared some of the ideas I was wrestling with for a colorful stairwell makeover, and now I’m back to declare triumphantly that I …

Living Rooms

How to Make Your Own Chia Pudding

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Jessica Murnane of One Part Plant shares her recipe for homemade chia pudding that will make you forget all about those grocery store pods.</i><p>Not …

33 Gorgeous DIY Projects To Decorate Your Grown Up Apartment

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American Entrepreneurship Is Actually Vanishing. Here's Why | Inc.com

The growing dominance of established players in the retail and services sectors has a rough parallel in the tech industry. New research from Play Bigger, which advises business leaders on creating new markets, found that tech companies today achieve market-cap milestones--$500 million, $1 billion, …

Entrepreneurship

9 Ways to Use Salt for Gorgeous Skin, Hair, Teeth, and Nails

<b>1. Balancing Mask</b><br>Both salt and honey have anti-inflammatory properties to soothe skin and calm breakouts and irritation. They also help to balance oil production and retain hydration in the layers of skin where it's needed most.<p><b>Try it:</b> Mix two teaspoons sea salt (preferably finely ground) with four …

Oven Roasted Balsamic Carrots

This carrot recipe is so good! The vinegar makes naturally sweet carrots, even sweeter. I love them so much, I've been making them several times a week. Each ¾ cup serving has just 57 calories, 2 grams of fat and 1 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS. Such a simple and delicious vegetable dish to serve …

Food

One-Pot Paleo Recipes That Are Equal Parts Simple And Delicious

Adhering to any diet can be a challenge, especially when that diet restricts the kinds of foods you're used to eating daily. No dairy, no grains, no processed sugar. Those are the key rules of the Paleo Diet, a meal plan structured around the supposed diet of our caveman ancestors.<p>The Paleo Diet …

Food

The Warren Buffett Guide to Retirement Investing

Imagine sitting down with Warren Buffett to discuss how you should invest for retirement. A lot of questions come to mind. Would he suggest buying …

Chinese Fried Rice Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Heat 1 tbsp oil in wok; add chopped onions and stir-fry until onions turn a nice brown color, about 8-10 minutes; remove from wok.<p>Allow wok to cool …

90-Day Goals Changed My Life: Here's My System

I’m a big believer in setting goals.<p>I’ve been following a system I created for myself in 1989. It’s worked <i>dramatically</i> for me, and it’s worked <i>dramatically</i> for others.<p>I’d like to share it: I promise it can work for you…<p><b>Why 90 Days?</b><br>When I first started setting goals, I’d set six-month goals. But I …

Time I

Do You Have The Stomach For A Job In Sales?

<i>“If you can’t do anything else, go into sales.”</i> (And other myths about the greatest career.)<p>My story’s pretty simple. I earned an engineering degree and an MBA to do one thing: <b>to go into sales</b>.<p>I knew I wanted a career in sales since I was a kid.<p>I saw my dad wake up at 4 am some days. He’d hit the …

Employment

Carrick best reads: He’s retired, she’s not. Here comes trouble

<i>The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.</i><p><b>He's retired, she's not. Here comes trouble</b><br>Men are more prone to depression if they retire before their wives, according to this university study.<p>This article …

Retirement

6 Very Risky Investment Mistakes Warren Buffett Says You May Be Making

What does risk mean to you? If you ask the average person, they’re likely to say the probability of losing money. If you ask most financial professionals, they’ll probably equate risk with volatility of returns. (While these may sound similar, they’re not exactly the same thing. Let’s say …

Investing

How to Make Rice Pudding From Leftover Rice

<i>By Anna Stockwell</i><p>Got cooked rice in your fridge? You're only 15 minutes away from dessert (or breakfast).<p>Ever found yourself with too much cooked rice in your fridge? I definitely have. I'll make a big batch with the good intentions of making lots of brown rice bowls for lunches, only to tire of …

Pudding

Pull A Bill Gates: Don't Let Your Company Drown... In Cash

Even as a young man, Bill Gates knew that raising too much money, too early, can drown a company. It can provoke spending on unproven business models, hiring employees before their talents can be fully tapped and entering into long-term, unsustainable relationships with partners, landlords and …

Bill Gates

16 Recycled Outdoor Wood Furniture Ideas

Furnishings are expensive especially when you know these pieces are going to stay outside. Why not go for economical and <b>recycled</b> DIY outdoor …

Furniture

How America's Education Model Kills Creativity and Entrepreneurship

The current model of education in the United States is stifling the creative soul of our children. While this is troubling for a variety of reasons, it also has significant economic consequences for the future of our country. America has long been unique because of its remarkable ingenuity, …

Education

The Secrets Behind the Perfect Irish Coffee

100 bottles of Irish whiskey and 2,000 Irish Coffees? That's a normal day's yield at San Francisco's time-honored Buena Vista Cafe. Batched along the bar in a neat line of 28 glass goblets, the cafe pours more Irish whiskey than anyone in the world thanks to its renowned recipe.<p>Invented by Irishman …

Coffee

8 Low-Maintenance Upgrades You’ll Love

Homeownership should be about enjoying your home — not being a slave to it. The trick is to choose materials and products that make maintaining your …

Home Improvement

Is Your Laziness Costing You Money?

Lately, I feel like I haven’t been as frugal as usual.I’ve been letting little things slip and it’s mostly because I’ve been more lazy about being …

Personal Finance

15 Foods You Should Never Eat

The foods to eliminate from your diet now.<p>We know we should stay clear of hard-and-fast food but some foods can seriously mess with your health.<p>"It doesn't mean you'll get sick, get cancer, or die if you eat a dangerous food once," says Nneka Leiba, deputy director of research at the Environmental …

This Is What You’ll Be Eating In 2020

In the future, fat and bacteria are good, soil is smarter, and healthy convenience is king.<p>Today’s food landscape looks a lot different than it did 10 years ago. Fast casual–not fast food–dominates. Your next meal is just a tap of the iPhone away. McDonald’s is toying with the idea of kale. These …

McDonald's

Articles about prefab home can be built day generates twice energy it uses on Dwell.com - Dwell

U.K. design firm DIY Kyoto recently announced the launch of cheaper version of its Wattson, an ingenious little device that not...<p>If you're anything like me, it drives you nuts when a light is left on in a room you—nor anyone in your household—is in. How...<p>With Europe leading the way, …

Prefab Homes

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In his book, <i>Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don’t stop to …

Self-improvement

Are You Paying Too Much for Common Repairs?

Congratulations on buying your first house. Now, you have to learn how to keep it in good repair.<p>Most repairs are simple, inexpensive, and …

Home Improvement

19 Foods That Aren't Food

Are you sure that's food?<p>"Everything in moderation" is usually pretty sound advice, but let's face it: Some things you should just <i>not</i> put in your …

Nutrition

7 Winning Habits of Millionaires | Inc.com

<i>The Millionaire Next Door</i> made an impression on me when I first picked it up in the late 1990s. I was running a business that aimed to help very large companies market to small-business owners. The book's author, Thomas J. Stanley, was also advising big companies (in his case, on how to sell to …

Small Business

9 Women Share Exactly How Much It Cost Them to Give Birth

I tried to fight a few of the more outrageous ones, like the $800 bill for "blood" since I never had a blood transfusion. I was laughed at by a hospital administrator—she told me that I'd never be able to successfully get rid of the charge, that we were billed because the hospital had blood "in …