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New Friday Tutorial and Fabric Feature: Diamonds Squared Quilt featuring Uppercase Fabric!

SCROLL DOWN FOR A SUPER FUN FABRIC/MAGAZINE GIVEAWAY!!50 light years from earth sits a white dwarf star with a core of pure diamond. Think of it! 10 …

Quilting

How To Calm Your Monkey Mind and Get Things Done

Comedian Drew Carey outsourced the development of his productivity strategy to David Allen, author of the cult classic, Getting Things Done: The Art …

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

5 Ways To Kick Your Moleskine Notebook Up A Notch

Advertisement<p>Over the years, the Moleskine notebook has become a trademark staple for anyone dabbling in creative endeavors – especially writers and …

The Ultimate Guide to Note-Taking

No matter what your profession, there are lots of reasons to take notes. You take notes to retain information from things you hear – like meetings …

Note-Taking

Here’s How To Organize Literally Everything With Command Hooks

Hook it. Hook it real good.

A Gradual Approach to Healthy Eating

A lot of us have tried various diets over the years, with little success. I remember trying about half a dozen different diets when I was trying to …

The 10 Most Important Things to Simplify in Your Life

<i>“Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.” —</i>Thomas à Kempis<p>Simplicity brings balance, …

Minimalism

The Sugar Detox: 3-Day Detox Plan To Kick Your Sugar Addiction

It’s no secret that most people consume way too much sugar on a daily basis. I mean think about it – The (probably several) sweet cups of coffee that …

11 Awesome Productivity Tips That Will Radically Improve Your Life

With the abundance of demands on our time today, it's easy to feel like we're losing control. Even if we've decided what really is important, we still require a few sensible suggestions to assist us in organizing our time more effectively.<p>With the abundance of demands on our time today, it's easy …

This Note-Taking System Turns You Into An Efficiency Expert

Bullet Journal is an all-new system for note-taking that’s better than any schmancy designer notebook.<p>Note-taking is a skill not easily acquired. In the hands of an artist, designer, or Hollywood serial killer (à la <i>Seven</i>‘s John Doe), an idea-crammed notebook can even become a rarified, and in the …

Write this down: Taking notes is your most underrated work skill

"Write this down — it's going to be on the final exam," said no boss ever.<p>Note-taking is an unsung challenge of moving from school to the workplace — …

13 Simple Solutions to Help You Get Rid of Ants for Good

From adhesive tape to vinegar, these 13 trusted items will tackle your ant problem and help you get rid of ants for good.<p>Is an army of ants marching …

The Psychology Behind All That Clutter You Can’t Get Rid Of

It’s not just stuff, it’s emotional baggage and unfinished business that’s standing in your way. Here’s how to get rid of it.<p>We’ve all got those filing cabinets or drawers filled with stuff we can’t bear to throw away or look at–items that seem simultaneously useless and important. If I dug around …

How To Eat Right For Your Body Type

Your body stores fat differently from other bodies, taking a different shape. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to weight loss. It’s time to get …

Nutrition

12 Ways to Eat Healthy No Matter How Busy You Are

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Busy professionals cannot waste a single second of their day. Our bodies need energy to keep moving at that pace. If you often work through lunch and go hours without even breaking for a snack, you may have difficulty concentrating and …

Nutrition

6 Reasons Your Abs Aren't Showing

It's not your genetics. It's not your fate. Or your destiny. Or anything else predetermined. Listen carefully: You—yes, you—can have abs that pop. …

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

Success

Easy Upgrade: DIY Notebook Pocket

I’m a confirmed carrier of notebooks, but I still never manage to avoid collecting lists, notes, and other important extra sheets of paper. My beloved sketchbooks and steno pads are definitely due for a DIY notebook pocket upgrade!<p>Adding pockets to my pads of paper definitely falls into the …

How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket

Change a cheap notebook to a more luxurious one! Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the notebook. Cut …

Sewing

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Productivity 101: How to Use Personal Kanban to Visualize Your Work

The best productivity methods keep your to-dos in front of you and prioritized so you never wonder what to work on next. Some are complicated, but …

Goals Suck: Why Building Habits and Systems Makes Sense

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Even if New Year’s Resolutions aren’t your thing, a new year is always a good time to reflect and evaluate your progress in the past 12 months.<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and cryptocurrency news site yet?It's called Hard Fork.TAKE ME …

Motivation

The Reliable Movo Wave Fitness Tracker Costs Only $30

I’m not a fitness buff by any stretch of the imagination. I loathe gyms, avoid diets like the plague and have no interest in sports. In a way, that makes me a solid candidate to review an activity tracker.<p>So, over the past few weeks, I’ve been walking and jogging to see how well the Movo Wave …

Happy Evenings at Home: 5 Things to Do the Moment Work’s Over

How you spend your days, as the saying goes, is how you spend your life. And because work takes up such a huge chunk of many of our lives, it's worth …

The Complete Guide to Productivity

<i>This post originally appeared on The Growth List</i><p>Let’s face it.<p>We all want more time in our lives.<p>It could be an evening to spend more time with our family and friends, a 30-hour day to grow our business, or simply time to close our eyes and relax.<p>If you would like to make more effective use of your …

Highfive notebook

The Highfive Notebook<p>How to organize your notebooks with this amazingly simple system straight out of Japan<p>These days computers make organizing and …