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These New Yorkers Don't Pay Rent (And You Can Skip It Too)

He is, in a sense, an itinerant super, taking up temporary residence in whichever building demands it. And that can mean shifting among any number of …

Money

An Incredible, One-of-a-Kind Expanding Tiny House

<b>Name:</b> Chloe Barcelou, Brandon Batchelder and Cosmos (AKA Mr. Nose<i>)</i> the free-roaming rabbit <b><br>Location:</b> New Hampshire, USA <b><br>Years Lived In:</b> 1 year, …

Tiny House Movement

Allo specchio o alla finestra: 2 modi di meditare

Ci sono <b>due modi di meditare</b> molto diversi tra loro: mettersi davanti allo specchio o affacciarsi alla finestra. Si tratta di pratiche simili …

A Guide to Developing the Self-Discipline Habit

One of the most important life skills to develop, for those just starting out in life (and everyone else!), is the skill of self-discipline.<p>It’s like …

Self-improvement

12 Design Essentials of a Minimalist Home Organizing Pro

"I feel like a walking catalog of products," jokes Kristen Ziegler, owner of the Richmond, Virginia-based organizing company Minima. "Especially with …

Minimalism

A Young Couple Creates a Home in a 250-Square-Foot Camper

<b>Name:</b> Courtney, her fiancé Gregg and their pets <b><br>Location:</b> Decatur, Illinois <b><br>The basics:</b> 3 months, owned | 250 square feet<p>How's this for a …

5 Signs You Need a Technology Detox

When I grew up, idle time was spent reading, playing baseball with my neighbors, or tracking mud into the house. My parents consciously and …

Attention Economy

Non sprecare la vita, inseguendo solo soldi, cose e potere: una lezione sudamericana

RISCHI ATTACCAMENTO AL DENARO -Il regalo più bello che ho avuto durante le feste di Natale è il libro autobiografico <b>di José Pepe Mujica</b>, initolato <i>Una</i> …

Budget Breaker No More: 7 Ways to Save Money on Dining Out

Whether you're a regular restaurant goer or consider meals out a special occasion, it's tough to watch your monthly budget get devoured – literally – …

Frugal Living

Before & After: How I Transformed My Junk Drawer Without Buying a Single Organizer

This, my friends, was the sorry state of my kitchen junk drawer last week — a mess of miscellanea, and as far away from "neat and tidy" as it's …

5 Homes That Show Off How to Live Large in a Small Space

Living large in a small space is all down to planning: planning storage, planning layout, planning decor so it's neither too boring nor too …

I Tried It: Goodbye Gross Disposables, Hello Silicone Sponge

<i>In an effort to green their clean routines, some Apartment Therapy staffers are taking on small shifts at home, replacing their usual products and</i> …

Silicone

How to Change Your Mindset from Consume to Create

When you're bored at home or feeling stuck in a rut, what's one of the first things that pops into your mind to fix that situation? I'm willing to …

Hot Chocolate

101 Ways to Boost Your Budget and Save Major Money

There's never a bad time to go over your budget with a fine-tooth comb and find everything that's draining your resources for little in return. Of …

Frugal Living

This New Swedish Mall Stocks Only Upcycled Products

When it comes to developing ways to upgrade common thrift store finds, we've witnessed items that have seen better days go from drab to fab with a …

Extreme Ways (That Work!) to Curb Your Spending

When you're living paycheck to paycheck and paying down debts, the conventional advice for saving money only gets you so far. Sometimes, more extreme …

Personal Finance

Instagram Envy: You'll Want to Redo Your Closet Right Now

Even if you're at a Monica-Geller-level when it comes to neatness, a closet can always benefit from a quick tidy. From rogue purses thrown onto wrong …

Hacking

How To Make an All-Purpose Kitchen Cleaner Using Lemon Peels

What You Need<p>Ingredients<p>Lemon peels (you'll need enough to fill at least half of your Mason jar)<br>• White vinegar (you'll need enough to fill up your …

E.coli

How To Clean Your Microwave Naturally with Just a Lemon

We get a two-for-one deal with this one; not only is it possible to get a squeaky-clean microwave without using harsh chemicals in a spot where we …

Microwaves

Think You're Saving Money? Not Really

Debt-slaying and money-saving posts are rife with suggestions for how to shave a little here, trim a little there, not spend, not spend, not spend. …

Personal Finance

"Non buttarlo, riparalo". I volontari che salvano gli oggetti dimenticati

La sfida dei restarter: allungare la vita dei prodotti tecnologici

Millionaire tells millennials: if you want a house, stop buying avocado toast

Australian real estate mogul Tim Gurner advised young people to solve their housing woes by putting their ‘$22 a pop’ toast toward a deposit instead<p>An Australian millionaire and real estate mogul has advice for millennials struggling to purchase a home: stop buying avocado toast.<p>Tim Gurner, a …

Real Estate

30 Things I've Done To Simplify My Life

Up until a year ago, I was always looking to squeeze more and more into my days because I thought that was the only way to be productive. Just do …

From Dream House to Downsized {Guest Post}

I am thrilled to share an original essay by my mother-in-law, Jane. Jane and her husband George were lovingly supportive of our own decision to move …

Houses

Creating Empty Space

We’re back with another simple experiment for you this week, and it’s all about empty space. Emptiness gets a pretty bad reputation. Seen as a …

Inspiration

Here's How I (Painlessly!) Purged 80 Percent of My Closet

The realization that I had way too many clothes hit me the way it usually hits us: When we're running late for an appointment and all we can do is …

La microcasa su ruote per scappare dal caos cittadino

Costruire una casa degna di questo nome in meno di 25 metri quadrati e che sia dotata di ruote. Questo l'obiettivo di Escape, azienda che fonde …

When Life Happens, It’s Nice to Have Less Stuff

August 8, 2016. I had just finished my first time through the Uncluttered course, the summer musical my kids were involved in was over, and I was …

Houses

The Joy of Living Within Your Means

<i>“Do not save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving.”</i> —Warren BuffettRecently, I pulled into my local gas station. It was …

Honda