Katie Pollok

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5 Personal Obstacles That Limit Your Success

These common psychological obstacles hold potential business owners back from succeeding.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Though there are many advantages to owning your own business, the path to actually being an entrepreneur is not so rosy. And many of the problems …

Small Business

Relationships Get Complicated When Women Are The Breadwinners

Oh, how fragile is the ego of a man. We must never let him feel like a bonsai in a grove of California redwoods—no, he must always see himself as a towering tree, magnificent in comparison with his female partner. At least that’s what you might assume from a new Harvard University study showing …

Fight Club

The best houseplants to clean the air in your home, as recommended by NASA

Easy to care for, resilient, and a quick way to inject some nature into your living room - no wonder houseplants have recently made a comeback. But did you know they also clean the air in your home? A NASA study found that a plethora of plants neutralise the chemicals found in furniture, household …

Plants

Tyler's Restaurant & Taproom - Come have a pint!

We would love to help you host your event at Tyler's!<p>Our Durham location has a private room, as well as a <i>Speakeasy</i> — our Speakeasys are large, …

10 Ways To Have A Spiritually Refreshing New Year's

Here are some new ideas to mark the beginning of 2016.<p>For thousands of years, humans have marked the beginning of a new year with sacred festivals. January is named after the Roman god Janus, whose two faces looked to both the past and the future.<p>As you consider the many days ahead in 2016, take …

The Assignment of a Lifetime: Breathe

When we are born the very first thing we are asked to do is breathe. Breathing is how we begin. Each of us must initiate that first deep inhale when we arrive in the world outside our mother's womb. We then exhale as we cry out announcing our presence here. Breathing is something we are required to …

Mindfulness

7 Things You Need to Stop Doing

I talk a lot about all the things you should do to be more memorable, charismatic and influential.<p>I write about starting, learning and beginning new habits and behaviors. Some of my favorites:<p>Start power posing<p>Learn vocal power strategies<p>Use killer conversation starters<p>But in this post I want to …

Self-help

12 Things You May Not Remember About Who You Really Are

<b>1. You are ever-expanding.</b><p>The Universe is always expanding and as a piece of the Universe, you are also ever-expanding, giving birth to new ideas, desires and dreams.<p>The problem is you are taught from a young age to squash your desires and conform to the status quo and the expectations of …

6 Signs It May Be Time to Break Up With Your Friend

In my experience, I've learned that friendships can have a natural tendency to go through different stages. At one moment you're both super close and telling each other everything, but then a few years later, you just chat and see each other once in a great while.<p>There are many reasons for these …

You searched for consciousness

6 Reasons to Read Meditation within Eternity<p>1. Easiest Way to Meditate<br>This meditation was specially designed to give you maximum results with minimum …

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Pregnant women are doing it wrong | Dean Burnett

Photograph: i love images / Alamy/Alamy<p>If you see a pregnant belly, why not go up and rub it for good luck? The woman won't mind. And even if she does, who cares? Photograph: i love …

cocorosa

Bright Ideas for Incandescent Bulbs

The incandescent bulbs that shone so merrily in the Queen's palaces all her life and yours, Dear Reader, is going to be phased out by the federal …

DTI Logo

Stunning photography by Mali Azima. Her composition is spot on, and as it happens every time I stumble upon the portfolio of a talented interior …

10 Small Bedroom Decorating Tips

Decorating a bedroom is a task quite different from planning for the rest of the house. Unlike the kitchen and the living area, a bedroom is a …

15 Natural Ways To Clean With Vinegar

We’ve all heard about the wonderful ways white vinegar can be used around the house. And they’re all true. From absorbing unpleasant odors to …

Cleaning

15 Beautiful DIY Coffee Tables

The coffee table is the element that brings together all the other furniture in the living room so it has a very important role. This puts huge …

Furniture

Celeste & David's Modern Pin-up Pad

<b>Name:</b> Home of Celeste Giuliano and David Seidman and photography studio for Celeste Giuliano Photography <b><br>Location:</b> Philadelphia, PA <b><br>Size:</b> 2250 sq ft …

Film Posters

10 Big Solutions for Small Spaces

Designer tricks for tiny rooms.<p>From striped floors in the living room to open shelves in the kitchen, designers share their best tricks for tiny rooms.

Fun Color Duos for the Bedroom: Their Mood and Meanings

Are you thinking of redecorating the bedroom? Or are you starting fresh in a new apartment? Have you bought your first house with your loved one and …

Interior Design

AN APARTMENT WITH BEAUTIFUL ART IN COPENHAGEN | THE STYLE FILES

This lovely home in Copenhagen, Denmark, is filled with beautiful art. No wonder as the owner Christina is an artist. The 100m2 apartment is light …

Floor Pillows And Cushions: Inspirations That Exude Class And Comfort

There are some aspects of décor and furnishing that are often overlooked. <b>Floor pillows and cushions</b> do not come to mind instantly when we think about …

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Drew grew up at the beach in Orange Country and Ceara was raised in Venice, so they wanted their Hollywood Hills home design to have a connection to the coastal lifestyle. Take the tour --> http://apttherapy.com/1djcCrA

30 Rustic Fall Color Schemes

Take a cue from the changing leaves.<p>Gorgeous year-round, these spaces — decorated in shades of pumpkin, rust and maple — feel particularly suited for the autumn season.

Organization Tip! Magnetic Rods

I have a love affair with the cheap and easy (don't tell my husband). Magnetic rods are inexpensive, never require a tool box, and can organize all …

The Power of One: 10 Beautiful Monochromatic Rooms

Of course we're huge fans of mixing colors here at Apartment Therapy — we've never been afraid of unusual combinations. But while pairing colors you …

Shades of Grey

diy project: erik’s recycled wine bottle torch

this clever outdoor diy idea comes from erik anderson of gerardot & co.- a creative branding and design agency in indianapolis. erik was kind enough …