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How you can use the 5-hour rule to achieve your goals and improve your life

You try hard ever day, but never see any long-term improvement. You feel trapped where you are, unable to move forward or progress. You see other …

This Is the Fastest Way to Grow Tomatoes at Home

Forget about seeds and root your plants instead.<p>There's something about biting into a ripe, juicy tomato that just feels like summer. Chances are, tomatoes star in your home garden, and with such a high demand, the weeks it takes for a seedling to sprout could feel like forever. Luckily, blogger …

The 10 commandments for financial success: Follow these rules and grow richer

Wouldn't it be nice if your paycheck came with an instruction manual? "After rent and student loan payments, you can spend up to $250 on fun this …

Personal Finance

Make every aspect of your life better by sending 5 simple emails

You can make strides in 5 fundamental areas by just sending 5 emails.<p>1. Happiness<p>Every morning send a friend, family member or co-worker an email to say thanks for something.<p>Might sound silly but it's actually excellent advice on how to make your life better.<p>There's tons and tons and tons of …

Happiness

A Zen Master Reveals a Powerful Mindfulness Strategy to Stop Negative Thought Cycles

If you’ve ever read wisdom from the likes of Buddha, Osho or Eckhart Tolle, then you’ve undoubtedly heard the phrase “become an observer of your …

Wildfires, sea level rise, coral bleaching: Climate change is already here

From extreme wildfires in the Western United States to melting ice sheets in Antarctica, the effects of rising temperatures on Earth have not gone unnoticed.<p>On Thursday, NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced 2017 was at least the third hottest year on record. The …

Ideas to Add Storage to a Small Kitchen

When you have a small kitchen (I do), creative problem solving stops becoming a resume catchphrase and starts becoming a way of life. Configuring …

Home Depot

Google Classroom is hoping the new year will be the best one yet for teachers and students

Your grade school teachers may have told you to put away your smartphones and stow your laptops in class, but in 2017? In 2017, the classroom is …

Education Technology

The 10-Minute Workout You Should Do Before Breakfast

A morning workout can be an energizing start to a busy day, but sometimes, it's just so damn hard to wake up in time to get to the gym, grind it out,</i> …

Exercise

After writing about money for half a decade, here's the spreadsheet I built to keep track of my spending

<i>A lot</i>.<p>I don't pretend to be a financial expert or hold any kind of certification, but between writing, editing, and reading hundreds (thousands?) of stories about money, I've picked a few things up.<p>Chief among them is that the best, most critical first step you can take to improve your finances is …

Personal Finance

Anyone can get in shape in 2017 with the CultFit Home Workout

If your New Year’s resolution is to get in shape in 2017, but you spend all your waking hours in front of your MacBook, we’ve got the answer: our new CultFit Home Workout.<p>All you need is your iPhone, plus your Apple Watch if you have one, and some everyday objects you’ll find around your home or …

Exercise

Your 2017 Plan Is Going To Fail If You Can't Manage Your Time Like This (And It's So Simple) | Inc.com

Do you want to know what the secret to time management is?<p><b>Working backwards.</b><p>The reason so many people fail with their goals is they put their goals at the end of their list. First, they put sleeping, waking up after three alarms, calling their best friend, going out for lunch, hanging at the bar …

Time Management

We Learned A Lot In 2016 About How Preschool Can Help Kids

One of the most controversial questions in education has been whether preschool — and specifically Head Start — helps kids succeed as they move through elementary school.<p>Critics have long noted, and research has supported, that the benefits of Head Start fade in a few years. It's an important …

Education

If You Do Any of These 4 Activities in Your Classroom, You're Already Personalizing Learning

Learning Strategies<p>If You Do Any of These 4 Activities in Your Classroom, You're Already Personalizing Learning<p>By Todd Flory     Dec 22, …

The Imperative of Experiential and Hands-On Learning

For the past several decades, I have had my feet in both elementary education and teacher training and development. Regardless of age, grade level, …

Pedagogy

5 Things Wildly Successful Women Do at Work (That You Don't)

While the New Year may not actually wipe your slate clean for you, a brand-new number signifies a chance to start over, both inside the office and …

1 Thing You Can Teach Your Kids Today to Set Them Up for Financial Success (and Happiness) | Inc.com

Confidence is the great equalizer: whether you come from an affluent background or staggering poverty, confidence can help you transcend any obstacle, mental or physical, and help you to actualize your wildest dreams.<p>I'm often surprised how many parents don't nurture this powerful ability in their …

Self-improvement

The 7 best ways to invest $1,000

<i>Is this possible?</i><p>After all, don't many financial advisers have investing minimums?<p>What if you're new to investing? Where do you start and what are the best short term investments or long term?<p>Yes, there <i>are</i> places you can invest $1,000. And, some of them are pretty nifty, as well.<p>But, it's not …

Personal Finance

7 Things You Can Do Right Now to Be More Productive in 2017

Now that 2016 is (finally) coming to an end, we want to make sure you start the new year on the right note. All of those ideas, projects, and new …

Time Management

5 mistakes Americans are making with their money

Americans have a long way to go when it comes to understanding and managing money.<p>A recent report from the financial literacy center at Champlain College compiled state and national data to assess the big picture when it comes to Americans’ financial behaviors. The results were pretty …

Personal Finance

Best Party Appetizer Recipes

Start your party off right with these party food ideas and easy appetizer recipes for dips, spreads, finger foods, and appetizers.<p>Start the party off …

Cooking

6 Non-Negotiables of Curriculum Design

<i>"One of the tasks of curriculum leadership is to use the right methods to bring the written, the taught, the supported, and the tested curriculums</i> …

Pedagogy

The Top 10 Habits of Highly Organized People

Spend a few minutes on any organized blog ( or watching any of the hundreds of organizing channels on Youtube) and it’s not hard to start FOMO-ing. …

Minimalism

'Hidden Figures' No More: Meet The Black Women Who Helped Send America To Space

On Feb. 20, 1962, John Glenn blasted off into space and became the first American to orbit Earth. Behind the scenes, thousands of engineers and mathematicians worked tirelessly to make NASA's Friendship 7 mission a success. Historical photos show them as white men in crisp white shirts and ties — …

Black History

This video of the world's coolest math class is going viral — and we can see why

A video of someone doing a math problem sounds about as interesting as watching paint dry, or reading an in-depth history of grain production in …

The Money Goal to Set in Your 30s, According to a Financial Planner

Along with career strides and potentially starting a family, your 30s usher in a whole new level of financial responsibility. Not only can you no …

Personal Finance
Michelle Obama

Make Learning Fun with Holiday Gifts that Build High-Tech Skills

Students may be enjoying a short vacation from the classroom this winter holiday season, but their parents and grandparents should consider using the break as an opportunity to give gifts that will provide students with exposure to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in ways that are …

Kids

5 Fabulous Batch Cocktails to Make Ahead So You Can Actually Enjoy Your Holiday Party

Get the party started even before your guests arrive.<p>If we’re going to the trouble of throwing a big holiday bash, the last thing we want to do is …

29 Gifts You Can Get On Amazon That Kids Will Actually Like

A bajillion positive reviews have spoken.