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Empowered Kids Have Parents Who Use These 3 Strategies

The principles are simple enough, but you can't quit, and you have to tell your reptilian brain to shut up.<p>By far the biggest irony of being a parent is that, while it's human nature to want to feel needed, if we're doing our job as a mother or father, we have to empower our kids, at least on a …

Single dad eyes new role: landlord

Norman has a good job in financial services, earning $110,000 a year, and a pension plan. Even so, as a single dad, age 39, raising three children ranging in age from 11 to 16, money is tight.<p>"We relocated to Canada 10 years ago due to a job offer, and I'm pleased over all with the progress that we …

Personal Finance

A three-step plan for turning your child into a saver

<i>Andrew Hallam is the index investor for Globe Investor's Strategy Lab. Follow his contributions here</i> <i>and view his model portfolio here.</i><p>One of the things I'm most proud of this year is talking lots of kids in my high school personal finance class into opening investment accounts. The youngest was 14, …

Investing

6 Seated Moves That Work Your Whole Body

Don't be fooled: This workout firms and burns much more than you'd think!<p>Injured? Stuck at the office? You don't have to give up on your workout. In …

The Problem with the "Quick Weight Loss" Diet Plan

And how to lose weight the healthy way.<p>Juice cleanses, Atkins, elimination diets, and the mythical "lose ten pounds in two weeks" diet plan. You could probably think of a dozen more options that trainers and fitness gurus have praised as *the* game-changing diet and fitness regimen, but which of …

The Moves You Should Be Doing For a Perkier Butt

Need to shape up your backside? Look no further — we've got over 30 of the most effective exercises to perk up your backside fast. Read on to learn …

Trends

Top 10 Country Songs to Take to the Gym

Try a new musical genre with modern country crooners like Miranda Lambert and Little Big Town plus longtime favorites like Tim McGraw and Toby …

DIY: Lunchbox Container from a Milk Jug

Say goodbye to the brown sack lunchbox! A few months ago, AllYou Magazine came to me with a craft challenge and I'm excited to finally share it with …

DIY Thumb Tack Sunburst Mirror | Kara Paslay Design

I really like the way it turned out. I feel like it added a bit of bling to the space! I especially love that it mimics the nailhead trim on the …

Compleat FoodSkin Flexible Lunchbox Keeps Your Food As Perfect As You Assemble It In The Morning

<b>Compleat FoodSkin</b>, a flexible lunchbox that expands to hold your meal. Cool heh? You can perfectly assemble a sandwich and keep it inside this unit …

Sewing

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/05/16/erosion-by-studio-nl-architecture-and-design/ Erosion by Studio NL Architecture and Design

What Gen Y needs to know to become leaders

Much advice has been offered in recent years to managers who have to oversee millennials, a generation with a different attitude to the workplace. But now the tables are turning.<p>Millennials, also known as Generation Y, were born from 1981 to 2000, so the oldest ones have entered their thirties. …

DTI Logo

I have never had the opportunity to stay in a hostel, but OMG how sweet is this one?! We Hostel Design is located in Vila Mariana, Brazil, and was …

73 Practical Bathroom Storage Ideas

Notwithstanding a small bathroom you have or not, you need some creative storage ideas that suit your interior and the amount of space you own. …

25 Ways to Win With Watermelon

There’s something about watermelon—it just isn’t summer without it. But you can do more than just serve it in wedges or in a fruit salad. Paired with basil and feta, it becomes a savory salad, and paired with vodka it becomes…well, the best cocktail to round out the summer months. So, for National …

Seeking Balance and Tranquility: Modern Zen Design House in Tokyo

Exuding tranquility, this private Modern Zen Design House in Tokyo is envisioned as the perfect place to find inner peace. Balance is one of the …

Duo Bookshelf

Update: This is on sale over at MoMA Store ($119.95, $107.95 members) if you need more room for your books.<p>This Duo bookshelf gives an illusion of …

Ten ways to grow your home-based business

Small is beautiful.<p>Slow and steady wins the race.<p>Inch by inch, row by row, that's the way my garden grows.<p>While such homespun wisdom might be fine for common folk, it can be awfully frustrating for an ambitious homebased business owner determined to take his company to the next level of growth and …

Small Business

Wine Racks And Bars Made Of Recycled Wooden Pallets

As you know, wooden pallets are extremely versatile and can be used for a variety of different projects. One of the most common uses for them is …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/08/chatsworth-by-cambuild/ Chatsworth by Cambuild

5 Sexy Summer Bedroom Designs

See 5 light, airy, and romantic spaces.<p>These bedrooms are all light, airy, and romantic - perfect for warm nights!

Easy DIY Wall Art Ideas That Showcase Unexpected Design

Your walls are a central focus of every room in your home, so why not use them to make a statement? When paint and wallpaper just aren’t enough to …

A Small, But Elegant and Stylish Kitchen in New York City

Metallic wallpaper adds glamour.<p>Her kitchen may be on the small side, but designer Sheila Bridges didn't let that cramp her style. An elegant silvery-blue wallpaper adds some unexpected excitement to a tiny space. Read the interview with Bridges here.

DIY board and batten

Thank you for waiting for this post. I know some of you have been patiently waiting for the “JustaGirl” version of this. I will say that after …

Ana White | Simple Outdoor Dining Table - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: handymommy<p>Handmade …

Small Space Decorating Dos and Don'ts

Fix your decorating mistakes.<p>What's the biggest mistake people make with a small space? Six designers share their decorating tips and design ideas.

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/06/29/perfectly-elegant-in-beverly-hills/ Perfectly Elegant in Beverly Hills

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/04/22/chic-montreal-penthouse-by-julie-charbonneau/ Chic Montreal Penthouse by Julie Charbonneau

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/06/30/room-407-by-panda/ Room 407 by PANDA