Joost Werner

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How to water your plants while you’re away

You've worked hard to grow beautiful houseplants and a healthy vegetable garden with a consistent watering schedule. If you head out on vacation, you don't want your plants to suffer.<p>Here are four methods to keep your plants watered while you're away. They also work great for the forgetful gardener.<p>…


Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and …

Computer Science

This is *exactly* what to say during the most awkward conversations

Awkward conversations can be funny—if you’re observing them while binging episodes of <i>The Office.</i> But if you’re actually a party to one? Insert …

Royal Family

Learn A New Language Easier Than Ever Before with This Powerful App

Mondly is a feature-packed language app that's having one hell of a discount sale.<p>Thanks to modern inventions like the internet and planes that are …

Language Learning

The 10 most important iPhone apps of all time

(Credit: Sarah Tew/CNET)<p>It took Apple a year after launching the original iPhone before it opened the App Store--and almost overnight it transformed a user-friendly-but-not-very-useful device into one of the great software platforms in history.<p>The App Store changed the way people get software, …


11 Extremely Useful Life Hacks That Will Turn You into a Cleaning God

Finally! You’re actually in the mood for cleaning, you’ve got your gloves on and…you suddenly realize you’ve ran out of a certain cleaning agent… …


This 10-Minute Cardio Yoga Workout Will Help Make You More Flexible

Gone are the days where yoga was synonymous with only gentle stretching. Yoga now comes in a range of styles and practices, including Hatha, Iyengar …


10 Hidden URLs To Help You Rule The Web

Photo: David Nield, Gizmodo<p>You’re probably used to bookmarking your favourite sites for easy access, but the web goes much deeper than the top …


Help Teens De-Stress With These 'Getting Things Done' Hacks

Being a teenager in 2018—I don’t know how it’s done. Imagine having the same list of pressures that you had as a high school kid—school, …


How This 3-Minute Breathing Exercise Will Help You Achieve (and Understand) Your Goals

Photo: Mike Smolowe<p><b>We tend to revere professionals and experts because we feel they hold abilities we could never attain ourselves.</b> We sometimes …


Basic Self-Defense Moves Anyone Can Do (and Everyone Should Know)

Would you be able to defend yourself and your loved ones if someone were to physically attack you? It’s a question most of us don’t want to consider, …

Self Defense

Five Communication Mistakes Almost Every Couple Makes

No matter how in tune you are with your partner, misunderstandings and communication gaffes are always possible. Here are five of the most common, …


The Minimalist’s Guide To Productivity

When it comes to your to-do list, more does not equal better. Here's how to (productively) pare down your daily routine.

The GTD Approach To Maximizing Productivity With Trello

<i>A tutorial on adapting David Allen's</i> Getting Things Done<i> using a Trello board, by the CEO of Greenhouse.</i>

How To Find Anyone’s Email Address In 60 Seconds Or Less

If you’re a specialist in SEO or link acquisition, then you’ll know that generic email addresses are as much use as a chocolate fireguard when it …

Google Search

Cardiologist Recommends This Diet With Which You Will Lose 22 Pounds in one Week!

Diets are generally indicated by nutritionists as they are experts in the proper diet for the body. It is very important that before starting a diet …


If Weightlifting Isn't For You, These 6 Yoga Poses Will Definitely Make You Stronger

For some people, weightlifting is a way of life, but for others, the mere thought of picking things up and putting them down just doesn't sound …


Want Instant Motivation? Read This Book Now.

Recently, I started reading it again. Immediately, my workouts got more intense. I began thinking bigger about my goals and my vision for my future.<p>I've read hundreds (potentially thousands) of self-help and business books over the past decade. Very few have the <i>it-factor</i>. Some of them do, though. …


4 Healthy (And Easy!) Party Dips Everyone Will Love

Made with vibrant vegetables and better-for-you ingredients, these dips are reason alone to throw a party.


How To Be A Time Lord: Time Management Techniques To Try

<i>Time management techniques from Dennis Mortensen, CEO of</i> <i></i><i>, an AI driven personal assistant who schedules meetings for you.</i>

Doctor Who

3 Ways to Biohack Your Health and Find New Energy After 60

Last weekend I had the pleasure to attend The Feel Good Summit hosted by Dr. Mark Hyman. There were many amazing masterminds and lectures, but as a …


The 50 Best Dinner Ideas for Stressed-Out People

Whether you’re always running a mile a minute or are just having a rough week, it’s time to slow down, take a deep breath and whatever you do, don’t …


This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the following day. But where do you even …

Time Management

How to Organize Your Closet in 30 Minutes Flat

It doesn’t matter how many color-coordinated hangers or scarf organizers you buy: There will come a day when you look at your closet and wonder, <i>how</i> …


Here’s how to use AirDrop—so you can stop using email to send files

Though it’s been around for the better part of a decade, AirDrop isn’t a feature many Apple users are aware of. Those who have heard of it probably …

IPhone 7

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

The Brain

How to make bruschetta

5 images<p>how to make bruschetta<p>Here’s how to make bruschetta by the head chef of Franco Manca. This delicious dish features on their starter menu, and …

Italian Food

Let Go of Those Love Handles! A Yoga Sequence to Help Tone Your Tummy

Muffin top, love handles, tummy tire — whatever the name, it's not something many of us want to hold onto. While strength-training moves that target this area won't diminish belly fat entirely — cardio is also key — building muscle mass helps your body burn more calories. When you finally lose the …


22 Dips and Spreads to Smear on Chips or Your Body

Idk your life, man.<p>When you want to have a chill evening with friends, you don't want to chain yourself to the stove, serving multiple courses, getting fussy with garnishes and plating. You want some good music on in the background, and some good drinks being passed around in Solo cups (heck no, …


The Father Of “Getting Things Done”: You’re Getting Me All Wrong

Productivity guru David Allen on Zen, doing nothing, and why some people need to “stop focusing on their goals and actually get shit done.”<p>It’s 10:47 a.m., and David Allen, the man behind the world’s most popular productivity system and eponymous bestselling book, is sitting across from me at a …