Lindell Martin

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Need-to-Know Layering Hacks for Every Kind of Spring Dress

If you’re a style chameleon, then you already know there are a million and one ways to put together a foolproof #OOTD. The good news is you need not have Cher Horowitz’s dream closet to do it. With some clever layering and a little outside-the-box thinking, it won’t be long before you’re gearing up …

Clothing

Out with the New: Reinventing the Past in a London Remodel

Patrick Williams’ 1850s East London apartment had “laminate flooring, recessed halogens, and cheap and nasty radiators”–until he took over. “It was …

11 Things People With Spotless Houses Do Every Day

A few good habits can keep your home looking — and smelling — like new.<p>Let's face it: No one wants to — or has time to — make a second job out of cleaning their home. And that's okay. We polled home bloggers and other busy folks to find out what little things they do daily to keep their places …

Cleaning

Best Amateur-Designed Kitchen: Jo Flavell

The winner of the Remodelista Considered Design Awards Best Amateur-Designed Kitchen is Jo Flavell of Market Harborough, UK.<p>Her project was chosen as …

13 Painting Secrets the Pros Won't Tell You

Just say "no" to plastic drop cloths.<p>Professional painters are fast, efficient, and have mastered techniques that produce top-notch results while making it all look easy. Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets, including these 13 tips.<p>1. …

Home Improvement

This Mesmerizing GIF Shows You EXACTLY How to Layer a Room

Decorating makes so much more sense after watching this.<p>Layering a room can be a real struggle: How many blankets are <i>too</i> many blankets? What's the perfect vignette for your side tables? Do your plants overwhelm your artwork?<p>Interior designer and blogger Emily Henderson is here to help with a …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Roast carrot, tomato and dill soup recipe

The roast carrot and onion in this recipe impart a deep, gorgeously caramelised flavour to the soup<p>Like a French potage, this soup is thick, filling and importantly for this time of year, very warming. Serve with a sprinkling of toasted cumin seeds and drizzle of olive oil.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>2 …

Recipes

Around the World in Six Mind-Expanding Bike Tours

On my bicycle trip around the world, I pedaled through 19 countries and across three continents, and on each leg of my journey, I discovered something new, valuable and useful about myself. While not every experience was what you might call comfortable or even pleasant, I always came away with a …

The Urbanist

Tour de France winner and Olympic gold medallist Sir Bradley Wiggins reckons bicycle helmets should be compulsory in the UK:<p>I think certain laws for …

How To Get Things Done: Maintaining the System

This series on productivity is beginning to reach its end. But before it winds down, I have just a couple more topics to cover, and one of them is …

How Evernote took over my life

I grabbed Evernote when it first came out and even thought it was a decent tool, but it never found a permanent place in my software life.<p>The thing …

(almost) Two weeks without Evernote. What have I learned? 

<b>(almost) Two weeks without Evernote. What have I learned?</b><p><i>note: I’ve been using Google Drive apps as a replacement, so these will be the ones mentioned here the most. Also, note that I use a Chromebook as a personal computer, and while I do have a MacBook Pro for work, I prefer to stay away from it and work on the Chromebook</i><p>Google Keep: reminders are much better than Evernote’s reminders. The reminders work flawlessly on my phone with Google Now and shows up in my Google Inbox as tasks …

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …

The 20 Must-Read Fitness, Health, and Happiness Books of 2014

Book nerds, unite! We admit that while we love surfing the net and audibly groan whenever the WiFi goes down, our joy in curling up with a great book …

Chasing Beauty

Oftentimes when I post pictures of places I cycle through, people will comment on how beautiful the landscape is and how inspiring it must be to ride …

John and Elizabeth (Forbes) Calder : From Scotland to Canada

"Those who have left us are never truly gone until there is no one left who remembers them."<p>Their story began between 1810 and 1820 John and …

10 Crazy-Good Holiday Cocktail Party Recipes

<b>1. Cocktail Meatballs</b><p>Throw away those old kitschy cocktail meatball recipes that call for grape jelly and frozen meatballs -- these are easy-to-make and so much better. You'll love that the meatballs are baked, not fried, and the sweet and tangy sauce is ready in under 15 minutes. Just be sure to …

Pulitzer Winning Photographer David Turnley’s Advice to a Class of Photojournalism Students

I had a wonderful opportunity today in that I got to enjoy the company of Pulitzer Prize-winner photojournalist David Turnley in the setting of my …

Going Paperless: How to Organize Your Evernote Clutter Wisely

Since it’s a must to stay organized for productivity’s sake, here are some tips that you can try to make your Evernote account a neat freak’s version of heaven.

Untethered with Evernote eBook Excerpt

Preview Untethered with Evernote: Tips and Workflows for Independent Entrepreneurs with this excerpt which presents highlights from each chapter of the book and includes the full table of contents. Written by Stacey Harmon and Kristi Willis - both Evernote Ambassadors, Evernote Business Certified …

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Blogs Gone Cold

Last month I posted a list of recommended blogs by and for Christian women. At the end of the post I made a parenthetical remark that many of the …

Tour a Los Angeles Cottage with "Granny-Chic" Charm

Family-friendly, cozy design in Los Angeles.<p>On a small street off Sunset Boulevard, there's a little cottage that could be on the East Coast or even in the English countryside. It's as pretty as can be, and designer Schuyler Samperton unabashedly plays up its granny-chic charm.

Become an Evernote power user: 10 must-know tips

You can already bend Evernote’s notes, notebooks, and stacks to your will. And maybe you’ve directed your team to use Evernote Business. Evernote is friendly when you’re getting started with it, but the more you use it, the more your notes can pile up, threatening your productivity.<p>Now that you’ve …

I have been asked many times how I built my sourdough starter…

I have been asked many times how I built my sourdough starter so.....<br>Here is the recipe I used for my starter. It's based off of the one used by La Brea Bakery. I made my first starter in 1998. Prior to this I had one that was over 200 years old and given to me by a long standing family on Martha's Vineyard in Massachusetts when I lived there. I always make my own quirky changes but I will follow the recipe precisely for everyone just in case you want to give it a go :) HAPPY BAKING!<p>YOU WILL …