Esther Alvarez-Andersen

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Organizing For Dummies ?, Mini Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Eileen Roth & Elizabeth Miles<p>Clean up your act, get more done, and have more time for fun! Packed with proven organizing systems and techniques, this guide shows you step-by-step how to break down organizing jobs into bite-size pieces, assemble the tools and supplies you'll need, and much …

Declutter Your Life

• <b>Author:</b> Infinite Ideas<p>Clutter can damage your health and affect your wealth. Think we're exaggerating? Here's the thing: everything you own needs to be kept clean or you're breathing in dust and creating an environment loved by icky pests. The more useless things you have, the more useless stuff …

Stunning Manhattan Loft Makes Genius Use of Tiny Space

When it comes to apartments in Manhattan, you’ve often got to be creative with the space you’ve got. Specht Harpman transformed a claustrophobic, …

World's Oldest Person Dies—How Can You Live to 100?

For starters, eat nuts and socialize, says longevity expert Dan Buettner.<p><b>The oldest man ever known to have lived—Japan's Jiroemon Kimura—died Wednesday at 116. Kimura, who was born April 19, 1897, was recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest living person, oldest living man, and oldest</b> …

New customized sewing room cutting table

<b>Materials:</b> 3 (2 x 2) Expedit Shelves, 7 Capita Legs, Wood Screws, Pressed Board 79 x 118 cm, Butcher Block 100 x 140 cm, Sand Paper, 10 L-Brackets, …

DIY Prada Rose Earrings

We’re stopping to smell the roses with this week’s reader requested DIY. Prada‘s spring jewelry collection, comprising of necklaces, bracelets, …

How To Make Company Employees Think Like Their CEO

Have you ever had one of those “big company” customer service experiences that make you wonder how the company stays in business? One year when I was CEO of a software company, I had an aggravating experience with the hotel we booked for our staff during a Las Vegas trade show.<p>We negotiated a very …

The Four Questions Great Leaders Ask

<i>“Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers</i>.”<p>—Voltaire<p>Ever notice how great leaders ask the best questions?<p>A masterful leader will sit Yoda-like in a meeting, listening intently to the dialogue and then, with Zen Master timing, ask a question that will change the tenor, the focus and the …

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Discover the secrets to creating a kitchen that works. Martha reveals her top 50 ingenious kitchen organizing tips:

The 22 best rooftop bars in NYC

As warm weather rolls in, Gothamites hit the great outdoors for some of the best things to do outside, including outdoor dining, spring art shows and …


What the Numbers on your Lens Mean

I've run into this a few times with students that feel embarrassed to ask what all the numbers on the lens mean. There's no reason to feel …

Outdoor bars where you can find a seat

Photograph: Virginia RollisonWashington Commons<p>Photograph: Alex StradaAlewife Queens<p>Photograph: Jessica LinLavender Lake<p>Photograph: Caroline Voagen …

Beach Day Sept 2012

big girl sept2012

gol pup girl 100912

pupboy 6 weeks 100912

bailey the basset in Bassetts lane, willingale.

bailey with stick in the forrest at work.

Day in the Park

Bassets Running 5

sleeping dogs

Bassets Running 2

they love the Hammock bed

give your head a shake ..... and clear out the webs...

bailey autumn 2012 - Off he goes!

bailey not wanting to give up his duck

Bailey has a bath after rolling in fox poop. He Stunk.

bailey at nearly 6 months goes mental!