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12 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter

It's the end of summer, and the aisles of Target are stocked with multi-colored binders, dolphin-themed folders, and those 20-packs of gel pens. …

Podcasting

12 facts to change the way you see elephants

Elephants are complicated<p>Elephants captivate our hearts and imaginations. They astound us with their size and strength, such a contrast with their …

The comic book artists that fuelled a century of science innovation

In 1905, Scientific American ran an intriguing advertisement from the Electro Importing company. “Everything for the Experimenter,” it boasted. “We give you the opportunity to tick yourself up to the head of a future wireless telegraph company as did Marconi, De Forest and others.” The Temlico, a …

Comic Books

healthy mind, healthy life

Explore this portable mindfulness practice you can use any time of day to break out of autopilot and tune into what’s happening around you.<p>Got a …

Slow right down and live the simpler life you want

<b>“Zero waste life means not only reducing your waste, but also not wasting your life.”</b> Anita Vandyke<p>The term ‘zero-waste’ is so emotive isn’t it? It …

Exploring Minimalism

<b>I don’t think any of us knowingly signed up for more stress and chaos in our lives, but sadly that’s where I think many of us find ourselves.</b><p><i>It’s the</i> …

The 30-Day Digital Declutter

5 Practical Lessons from my 30-Day Digital Declutter Experiment<p>In January 2018, I participated in Cal Newport’s 30-Day Digital Declutter Experiment. …

Self-help

Digital Minimalism: Be a Person, Not a Product

Digital Minimalism Goes Mainstream •<p>You know the need for digital minimalism is real when things like the NoPhone, a plastic rectangle resembling a …

Cal Newport's Digital Declutter Experiment

Digital Minimalism is in the News…Ironic?<p>Digital minimalism doesn’t start to pop up in Google Trends until late 2010. It’s gained more mainstream …

The Little Guide to Digital Decluttering

Reading this article is probably only a very small part of your digital life. In addition, you might do one or more of the following:<p>work<br>• store …

Selling Products That Are Built To Last

We find the longest lasting products on the planet<p>Join the revolution<p>Maxwell Scott Paolo Briefcase<p>An impeccably made luxury leather briefcase with a …

Living Rooms

How to Quickly Identify and Delete iPhone Apps You Don't Use Anymore

When it comes to giving new apps a try, I’m a pretty easy sell. I’ll download almost any app from the App Store someone has convinced me has a use …

Exile Lifestyle, by Colin Wright

It feels wonderful to publish something.<p>It’s an experience I first had way back in high school, when the web was still young and when, despite having …

Values

One of the keys to making health and authentic living simple and sustainable is to get crystal clear on your values — the baseline needs that drive …

Let’s Stop Apologizing for These 8 Things

Living with less stuff, stress, and busyness is important for a healthier, happier life, but there are other things we can benefit from eliminating …

Repairs

Inspiring Simplicity. Weekend Reads.

Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of anything that distracts us from it. It requires a conscious …

NAPO's Get Organized Blog

Tips, news and resources to help you get more organized and productive from the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals

Becoming Minimalist

<i>Note: This is a guest post from Lisa Avellan of Simple and Soul.</i><p>There is nothing quite like the calm of everything as it should be. It’s something …

simplicity is love

We are each in different stages of life and simplifying looks different depending on life stages and lifestyles. Finding your own way is the best …

zen habits

When we wake up in the morning, many of us automatically go on our phones or computers and start reading, checking messages, responding to things, …

We Depend on Plastic. Now We’re Drowning in It.

Planet or Plastic?<p>The miracle material has made modern life possible. But more than 40 percent of it is used just once, and it’s choking our waterways.<p><b>If plastic had been invented</b> when the Pilgrims sailed from Plymouth, England, to North America—and the <i>Mayflower</i> had been stocked with bottled water …

Waste Management

Set to a minimalist tune.

<i>Thursday, June 28, 2018 | 4 Comments</i><p>This is an ode to Martha Stewart who taught us that stamping patterns in your pie is a very good thing. I fell in …

How To Revolutionise Guided Reading

What is whole-class guided reading? Let me relay a scenario to you: You’re just sitting down to read a chapter

Whole-class reading: an example lesson and a menu of approaches

In primary schools recently, there has been a lot of interest in ways to approach whole-class reading lessons. The imperative to raise standards in …

How to Switch to Whole-Class Guided Reading

Three years ago, we ditched the carousel and transitioned to whole-class guided reading. I’ve never looked back.<p>My Deputy recently asked if I would …

21 Surprising Statistics That Reveal How Much Stuff We Actually Own

Most of us know we own too much stuff. We feel the weight and burden of our clutter. We tire of cleaning and managing and organizing. Our toy rooms …

Minimalism

Transform Teaching with the Science of Learning

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Would You Be Able to Pass a World War I Military Literacy Test?

Though reading and writing might not come to mind as the first requirement for trench warfare, during the early 20th century, the U.S. Army became …

Empower Your Students with The 4 C's Learning Menu

Pinterest<p>Empower Your Students with The 4 C’s Learning Menu<p>YOU can empower your students with this 4 C’s learning menu! If you’ve followed this blog …