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Do You Have These Deadly Plants at Home?

Keep your kids and pets away from these popular picks.<p>We're not saying you can't keep them. But watch pets and kids closely — they might get sick (or worse) from eating these leaves and flowers. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.

Plants

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 …

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10 Organizing "Tricks" That Are Actually Huge Mistakes

Make sure you're not making these blunders.<p>Having "a place for everything and everything in its place" doesn't necessarily mean you're organized — it just means you have enough space to become a borderline hoarder. Before you crown yourself queen of organization, make sure you're not making these …

Cleaning

Why Silicon Valley has a chance to dominate the auto industry

A 1985 article in the New York Times wondered what had happened to the fad of laptop computers, which had (the article claimed) been relatively common in the early 1980s but had since dropped in popularity. "People don't want to lug a computer with them to the beach or on a train to while away …

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How To Turn A Plain Cabinet Into A Hyper-Organized Pantry

Pantry makeover.<p>We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite posts today. Check out the amazing reveal and make sure to check out the site for more great projects.

Real Estate

Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images of a tumble-down, rustic timber cabin.<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an …

6 Ways to Bring Good Luck to Your House

Common good-fortune beliefs.<p>These good-fortune beliefs and feng shui practices could bring a little luck into your house. For more, see what designs could bring bad luck to your house.

Feng Shui

The 7 Most Common Mistakes Women Make When Looking for a New Job

On the market? Read this ASAP.<p>Whether it's money, an exciting new industry, career stagnation, or the fact that you can't stand to hear your coworker slurp her soup <i>one more day</i>, you've decided it's time to start looking for the greener grass on the other side of the fence.<p>Guess what? You might …

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy Note 4 quick look

Samsung’s Galaxy Note line has grown from a niche product at the time of its introduction, to its latest member, the Galaxy Note 4, being dubbed as “Samsung’s true flagship.” That said, the company’s original S series flagship line has been going strong as well, and while faltering a bit in 2014, …

Apple doesn't want to talk about the real use for the Apple Watch

Explaining what the watch is for means admitting that phones can be a burden<p>Yesterday Tim Cook showed off all the things you can do with an Apple Watch. You can transmit your heartbeat and open your garage door; you can summon an Uber and peruse Instagram. Basically, you can do a lot of the things …

Conversation Peace

• <b>Author:</b> Mary A. Kassian<p>Have you ever left a conversation feeling like shredded wheat? Stuck your foot in your mouth? Been at a loss for words? Had difficulty getting your point across? Or been talked into doing something you didn’t want to do? Do you find it difficult to connect with others? Do you …

Scientists might have just come up with a cure for aging

A new class of drugs has been identified that slow the ageing process in mice, alleviating symptoms of frailty and extending a healthy lifespan.<p>If …

Mayo Clinic

The 9 Most Romantic Cities In The South

If you're in the mood for a romantic getaway with your significant other but don't quite know where you want to go, then we've got you covered.<p>From a quiet Tennessee town to the mountains of North Carolina, we've picked the nine most romantic cities in the South. Take a look, book a trip, and take …

How to Make Vegan Seafood Dishes Without the Fish - One Green Planet

It was only a few years before I became vegan that I began to like eating fish. As a child and as a teenager, I refused to eat any seafood other than …

OMG Piglets! Orphan Oinkers Find New Home at PIGS Animal Sanctuary - One Green Planet

It is not everyday that a box of piglets gets brought to your doorstep, but the day that happens is certainly one worth squealing about. Or so it is …

Articles about 3 d printed canal house amsterdam on Dwell.com - Dwell

An in-progress 3-D printed house could impact the future of urban housing.<p>Believed to be the first house printed using mobile 3D printing technology, a 38-square-meter surface structure has sprung up in...<p>In Amsterdam, DUS Architects create a recyclable urban retreat.<p>Designed by Los Angeles …

Where have all the missing American workers gone?

The unemployment rate has been on a slow downward trajectory since the recession ended nearly five years ago. While the overall jobless level has …

A Wearable SIM Could Let You Use One Number With Any Device

Japanese carrier Docomo has announced an interesting concept design that could change the way we use mobile devices: a wearable that takes the SIM …

House returns to a narrow to-do list

The House of Representatives returns to work today for something the public has not yet seen in 2014: the chamber will work for three whole weeks …

Head First Java

• <b>Author:</b> Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates<p>Learning a complex new language is no easy task especially when it s an object-oriented computer programming language like Java. You might think the problem is your brain. It seems to have a mind of its own, a mind that doesn't always want to take in the dry, …

Happy Hormones, Slim Belly

• <b>Author:</b> Jorge Cruise<p>THE NEW<br>DIETARY SCIENCE<b><br>FOR WOMEN OVER 40</b><p>Science has revealed that most women are drawn to carbs, or “Sugar Calories,” due to a biological imperative to balance hormones. The irony is that you must cut Sugar Calories to lose weight, but you must also eat Sugar Calories to balance …

Coke is Changing Beverage Cooling with its Electricity-Free Bio Cooler

Coca-Cola wants to bring the world icy-cold beverages without the use of electricity or batteries with their new Bio Cooler. The little can dispenser …

Hot, Flat, and Crowded 2.0

• <b>Author:</b> Thomas L. Friedman<p><b>A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year</b> <b><br>A Washington Post Best Book of the Year</b> <b><br>A Businessweek Best Business Book of the Year</b> <b><br>A Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year</b><p>In this brilliant, essential book, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Thomas L. Friedman speaks to …

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Ag-Gag Laws Are Un-American and Unconstitutional - One Green Planet

There have been dozens of undercover employment-based investigations of the meat, dairy, and egg industries by animal protection groups in the past …

Mandatory ID ‘isn’t just for voting anymore’

As part of a broader voter-suppression campaign, Republican policymakers in many states now require voters to show a photo ID in order to cast an …