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These Cabins Tucked In The Canadian Backcountry Are The Perfect Wilderness Retreat

Cabinscape Houses In Ontario<p>Posted in Living<p>The log cabin is an emblem of trailblazing through the unknown. Since the frontier days, log cabins have …

Trails

Warren Buffett Once Told a 14-Year-Old Kid the Secret to Success in 1 Simple Sentence

At a Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting over a decade ago, Warren Buffett tells a 14-year-old kid a success lesson that was meant for all of us.<p>On May 1, 2004, Berkshire Hathaway held its annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where nearly 20,000 people attended this annual ritual.<p>As reporter Jason …

Success

This Nashville Couple Showed Us How to Downsize in Style

They spent years planning before they broke ground.<p>As Michelle and Nick Spiva’s three boys left home and headed off to college, the Nashville couple …

Country Lifestyle

5 decoupage furniture ideas that will add a personal touch to your home

Brilliant budget ways to transform furniture and home accessories.<p><b>The word 'decoupage' may sound a bit fancy, but it's actually one of the simplest</b> …

How one California professor beat Las Vegas and Wall Street

Las Vegas in the 1960s: It was a place run by men who ordered hits over cappuccinos and made offers nobody refused. Men who were feared, and feared …

Mathematics

RVs are back and bigger than ever

In the ultra-modern age of virtual reality, online shopping and hot yoga, the old-school pastime of RV touring just happens to be booming.<p>Sales of recreational vehicles are at genuinely never-before-seen record levels. And buyers are getting younger. The RV category includes both motorhomes and …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Holy Sh*t — These Insanely Beautiful Art Prints Are Just $15!

The search for gorgeous, high-quality art that's deceptively cheap is something I'm always hunting for. I reference this list of websites that sell affordable art constantly, but my latest discovery has me pinching myself it's so good. Designer and Little Green Notebook blogger Jenny Komenda …

Hobby Lobby

15 Online Design Tools To Help You Create Stunning Visual Content

Beautiful design and great visual content play a great part in today’s economy. It doesn’t matter in what field you specify – you might be a writer or entrepreneur wanting to sell your services or products.<p>The main difficulty is that hiring a competent designer might be expensive and if you run a …

Infographics

Beautiful Rooms With a Modern Farmhouse Style

(Image credit: Cambria USA)<p>In a survey of over 1,000 Americans, the team at Next Day Blinds found that the #1 home trend of 2017 was "Modern …

Interior Design

Old Hay Barn Converted To A Modern Guest House Filled With Light

It used to be just another old hay barn. It didn’t really have a purpose anymore. Then, in 2016, someone decided to make something out of it. That’s …

4 Best Personal Finance Apps as of December 2017 | Investopedia

If you're like most people, you check your smartphone at least 50 times a day – looking at everything from text messages and work emails to weather …

13 great tools for pitching to clients

Giving the perfect pitch is never easy. You have to know your subject inside-out. You have to grab people’s attention and know the answer to all …

Animated Movies

Architizer

The Barn

Resembling the classic farmstead outbuilding on the outside, The Barn uses a mix of rustic finishes and modern updates for a one-of-a-kind …

How to Frame and Install a Partition Wall

Creating rooms starts with building walls the right way.<p>Remodeling a home usually consists of removing and building walls. These are both jobs that a motivated DIYer can take on and save some money in the process. Building a wall starts with assembling and installing the frame, which are the …

Home Improvement

25 Daily Habits to Adopt for a Happier Life

We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result of deep-seated habits etched into our minds through years and years of …

Motivation

This Tiny Home's Pop-Out Porch Is Seriously Genius

And if that's not impressive, wait until you see the farmhouse kitchen.<p>A lot of the time, tiny homes are decorated just like your grandmother's house. Shingled exteriors, cringe-worthy patterns and maybe even a cutesy name that's slightly embarrassing to say. Well, the Alpha Tiny Home doesn't have …

How I’ve Built My Own Business While Traveling The World

Five months ago, Arianna O’Dell quit her job to travel Europe, using the money she saved on rent as her startup’s seed funding.<p>One month ago, I woke up to the smell of espresso in Madrid. Today I woke up in Romania, ready to wander the streets of Bucharest. Next month I’ll awake to an Istanbul …

working knowledge

Woodworking for Beginners

Let’s talk about woodworking for beginners. A lot of people get scared by woodworking projects because they think they don’t have the skills, or need …

Woodworking

How to Learn Skills Quickly, a 3-in-1 Loft Bed Unit and a DIY Shop Air Cleaner in This Week's Maker's Roundup

Multimaterial Illuminated Sign<p>Jimmy DiResta's back, this time using some surprising techniques to create a commercial sign. We've got a little bit of …

Boost Your Bike Skills with These Badass Cartoons

Pro mountain biker Kirt Voreis explains three important skills through fun cartoons and how-to videos

Mountain Biking

10 Steps to Becoming a Better You | Inc.com

Maybe you're missing that "pep in your step" lately, or perhaps you're feeling on top of the world. Whichever category you fall into, it's never a bad idea to make new strides toward a better you. So how do you change? How do you become more engaged with family and friends? How do you become a …

Restaurants

'The Revenant' cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki shares Instagram pics and memories from making the film

Even those who didn't embrace "The Revenant," Alejandro G. Iñárritu's brutal frontier story of survival, surely will concede that the movie's images are stunning — and, as captured by Oscar-nominated cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki and his crew, are a must to experience on the big screen. But if …

The best iPhone and iPad apps of 2015 – Apple unveils Spotify competition

From Periscope and Enlight to Apple Music, Google Photos, YouTube Gaming and Pacemaker: the best new iOS apps of the year<p>According to analyst firm Forrester Research, smartphone owners spend 85% of their time on those devices using apps, but 84% of that time is spent using just five apps that …

Apps

Making These 5 Choices Today Could Lead to a Happy Life

As we come to the end of another year, we thinking about the New Year and the goals we want to accomplish. New Year's resolutions have gotten a bad rap because most people lose focus after the first few months of the year. They are, however, important because we should have constant growth in our …

Happiness

7 Ways to Feel Blissful and Free (Even When You're Stressed)

photo credit: Loto via photopin (license)<p>For the average working adult, stress is a fact of life. With demanding (and often competing) schedules between work and home, it's no wonder so many of us struggle to experience even a few moments of relaxation.<p>The good news is, you don't have to use all of …

Happiness