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Parenting isn’t supposed to be pleasurable—but that doesn’t mean it’s not worth it

Our kids were fun to make.<p>My now-husband and I wrapped up a great third date by doing all the things that they warn you not to do in eighth-grade sex education class. Turns out that they were right, because roughly nine months later, our son was born. A few years after that, our daughter came …

Parenting

Treat Yourself to One of These 21 Luxurious Holiday Gifts

From gifts that stand the test of time to those that don’t (chocolate covered malt balls, anyone?), they're all in our 2015 holiday gift guide.<p><i>Forget naughty or nice—as far as we’re concerned, everyone deserves a ceramic French butter keeper this year. Find more gifts that stand the test of</i> …

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The single most effective step to start getting rich, from a 78-year-old personal finance classic

Their wealth all started with one emotion, he argues: <b>desire.</b><p>"Wishing will not bring riches," he writes in "Think and Grow Rich," the culmination of his interviews with Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford, John D. Rockefeller, and hundreds of other successful people.<p>"But desiring riches with a state of mind …

Turkey Hotline Reveals The Silliest Questions Callers Have Actually Asked

With Thanksgiving only a few weeks away, we're all scrambling to get our dinners planned out. One of toughest obstacles a Thanksgiving host has to face is tackling the turkey. The giant piece of poultry can be one of the hardest dishes to cook for the inexperienced.<p>Some of you may know that there's …

Cooking

Don't Wait Till the Holidays to Make Vermont Spice Cake

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, uncovers the recipe for the one cake you should make this fall.</i><p>My job requires spending part of my time in Vermont, which is lucky for me: At this time of year, it's the only place I want to be. The leaves are changing, …

Dessert

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The Raw Truth About Entrepreneurship

Have you ever taken the leap to create a product, start a business, or launch a service? What was your strategy? Was it successful?<p>Here's the deal: Entrepreneurship is not for everyone. It's a fact. However, entrepreneurship can be found in the very basic factor of what makes America a great …

7 Ways In Which Entrepreneurs Perceive The World Differently

Have you ever wondered how people like Donald Trump, Steve Jobs, or Oprah Winfrey are different than the average person? What is it that made them …

Entrepreneurship

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Music

7 Habits of Lucky Entrepreneurs

In today’s episode of the ProBlogger podcast, I’m talking about all things luck. How important is it in business and blogging? How much of luck is …

6 things every small business owner should invest in

If you're trying to grow a healthy small business, there are some investments that are worth every penny in the long run.<p>Here are six things worth the investment for small business owners:<p>Setting up social media accounts and a basic website can be cheap — if not completely free — but unless you're …

5 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Make Mornings More Productive

There's one thing that almost all entrepreneurs want: to have a few more hours in a day. Impossible as it may seem, a few hacks can actually make it workable. Starting the day right with powerful morning routines can help entrepreneurs big-time.<p>Image Credit: Patrick Fore<p>If you are ready to know …

'Shark Tank' investor Barbara Corcoran reveals the productivity trick every entrepreneur should use

Since Barbara Corcoran made her fortune building and then selling one of New York's premier real-estate firms, The Corcoran Group, she has been a full-time investor on the popular reality show "Shark Tank."<p>In the past six seasons, Corcoran has made deals with about 30 of the entrepreneurs who have …

Entrepreneurship

The 5 Biggest Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Always Make

There are reasons why so many entrepreneurs fail. Here are five of the most surprisingly common.<p>Entrepreneurship is fun, exciting, frustrating, challenging, satisfying, and energizing. Sometimes its even financially rewarding. Many would-be entrepreneurs think they have achieved success the moment …

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Guerilla Furniture Design is a do-it-yourself bible by designer and carpenter Will Holman.<p>This generations-old spicy, sweet, sour concoction can both fight the flu and level-up a cocktail.<p>I know, I know, the Eames Shell Chair is totally ubiquitous, which is part of why this Herman Miller film from …

Great Depression

How to draw: 95 tutorials for drawing animals, people, landscapes and more

How to draw animals<p>Whether you want to learn how to draw animals, or you’re pondering how to draw people, eyes, faces, scenery, mythical creatures or …

Tutorials

How to Draw Different Kinds of Texture With Ink and Nib

Sometimes we have limited options in the choice of art supplies at hand. It might be only a bottle of ink and one thin nib for a highly-detailed …

The Best Way to Sew Leather Is Actually By Hand! Here's How

Not only is it personally gratifying to hand-sew leather, but this manual technique also offers a stronger suture than the traditional lock stitch created by sewing machines.<p>Have you ever wondered how to create or repair leather items without using an industrial sewing machine? Here, we show you …