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I've eaten on $2 a day and tried living on an $8.15-an-hour salary in New York City — here are my 10 best tips to save money

In January, I completed the Elon Musk Challenge, spending just $60 on food for the month.<p>More recently, I simulated the lives of millions of Americans who earn minimum or nearly minimum wage and lived on an $8.15-an-hour salary for 30 days.<p>After completing these challenges in one of the most …

Kyle Richards converts home gym into dressing room

Kyle Richards feels less guilty when she thinks of her new space as a "dressing room" instead of a "closet."<p>To create it, the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" reality star took over the area that was a gym and moved the gym to a guest room. Richards then enlisted interior decorator Faye Resnick …

Rose Bowl

Keep Your Makeup Organized With This Cheap And Easy DIY. All You Need Is A Magnet Board!

Is your vanity a little out of control? Are your bathroom drawers overflowing with makeup products? Do you have brushes, lipsticks, and eyeshadow …

20 Rum Drinks That Will Make You Feel Like You're on a Tropical Vacation Even When You're Not

Office dwellers deserve cocktails too🍹<p>When you need a happy hour escape this National Rum Day, look ahead to these delicious rum cocktails (paired with island fruits and herbs) that will whisk you away to the tropics.<p><i>Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa</i>

This Tiny House's Brilliant Feature Lets It Soak Up As Much Sunlight As Possible

The quirky feature also helps the homeowners save a ton of money.<p>When it comes to tiny houses, we thought we had seen everything. From the small home that comes with an elevator for a corgi to the solar-powered one that can exist entirely off the grid, not much else could surprise us. That is, …

A psychiatrist explains 7 strategies that will help you work smarter

Painting prison walls a certain shade of pink reduces aggression. A high ceiling encourages more expansive and creative thinking.<p>This is especially relevant for the workplace. If you spend a lot of time at the office — according to the American Time Use Survey, we spend 8.7 hours at work on an …

5 Daily Tasks Successful Entrepreneurs Never Put Away | Inc.com

Nobody wants to be a failure. Of course, eager pull towards success cannot be put in one row with instinct of survival, however, I doubt anyone underestimates its importance in personal life and business - especially for those who prefer to take control of themselves.<p>That's why it's crucial to …

Time Management

15 Useful Things That Will Actually Organize Your Car

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Clear Your Desk, Clear Your Mind, with a few tips from Francine Jay.

<b>Is your desk space filled with pens, papers and files? Francine Jay, aka Miss Minimalist, is here to help.</b><p>In some cases, a messy desk may be a sign …

Minimalism

11 Dollar Store Buys That Make Fantastic Bathroom Organizers

Spice racks for your nail polish? You bet.<p>It doesn't have to cost a fortune to whip this shared home space into shape.

Top 10 Home Decor Tips of the Week #17

Another week has passed and we have more decor tips for you to try at home. This time we have ideas for floor styling, wall embellishment, several …

Home Decorating

50 Sewing Projects to Tackle This Spring

There’s just something so fresh about the spring season that makes you want to *sew* something. Maybe it’s the colorful gardens, the nice weather or all those fab spring brunches. Or maybe it’s the refreshing feeling of a full-on spring cleaning sesh. Whatever it is, your home interiors are just</i> …

31 Reasons Garlic, Ginger, and Scallions Are the Holy Flavor Trinity

This combo makes everything better, except maybe ice cream. That would be weird.<p><b>Is there a more foolproof trio of ingredients</b> than garlic, ginger, and scallions? Hard to think of any. This holy trinity of Cantonese cooking provides a fragrant base for any good stir-fry, but it's also versatile …

Cooking

10 Reasons to Retire to a Tiny House

Shrinking your home's footprint has its perks.<p>Retirees often opt to downsize to smaller houses. However, some of today’s seniors are taking this …

Mercedes home batteries are a potential rival for Tesla’s Powerwall

The batteries developed for the high demands of all-electric Mercedes-Benz cars are finding a new application as in-home energy storage units. Sound familiar? Yeah, it’s a lot like the Tesla Powerwall.<p>Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler AG announced that the storage units are being manufactured by …

The Newest Korean Beauty Trend Is Green Vegetables for Your Skin

When we saw the freshest trend rolling out of beauty hotspot South Korea, we couldn't believe our eyes. Not because it was that groundbreaking—because really, it's not earth-shattering stuff—but because no one had thought to blend greens into skin care products before now. We're talking about …

8 Tricks to Fall More Deeply in Love

No matter how wildly in love you are now, says Lesli Doares, marriage coach and author of <i>Blueprint For a Lasting Marriage</i>, you can always fall deeper. Ready to take an even bigger plunge? Here's how.<p><b>1. Try something new together.</b><p>Doing the same old thing day after day can dull your affections. But …

Relationships

Corner Bright Light

Once known for being dark and shadowy, <b>corners are about to be seen in a whole new light</b>. In developing the Corner Bright Light, furniture designer <b>Scott Klinker</b> reevaluated the role of the corner in brightening a room. His elegant floor lamp is comprised of a single exposed LED bulb on a thin frame …

Environmentally Friendly