Melissa Millington

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How Do People Explain Puzzling Behaviors?

Suppose you see somebody do something odd. How do you explain what they just did? A new paper in Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin answers …

Psychology

How to flush Live Tile notifications during shutdown on Windows 10

When Live Tile notifications become overwhelming, you can use this guide to clear their content as you exit Windows 10 for a less noisy …

DIY 3 Awesome Pallet Project

Another 3 pallet DIY today. I just love our reclaimed wood projects.<p>They are free and very versatile. They can be repurposed to build anything you …

Woodworking

A Handy Index to All My Evernote Posts

I have been writing for a while now about Evernote, the software that turns your computer into a digital brain. It allows you to remember <i>everything</i>. …

The Ultimate IKEA Shopping List: 9 Cheap, Chic Classics

I knew I was a grown up the moment I switched out my IKEA mattress for a <i>much</i> more comfortable mattress I could invest in (and it was the best …

Storage Ideas

Display Your Books In Style – Quirky DIY Bookends

Not a lot of people use bookends and that’s too bad because they’re a practical and beautiful way of organizing and displaying books. But given their …

DIY Ideas - Home Projects Anyone Can Do

Lawn & Garden<p>May 25, 2017 | Thursday<p>From vertically sprouting succulent gardens to converted colanders that bloom with living greens, these …

Interior Design

Back To School Problems: Cluttered Desks And Tidy Solutions

You had all summer to forget about all the clutter on your desk and all the stress of trying to get rid of it only to see it show up again the next …

Hacking

Weekend DIY: How To Start A Bullet Journal + Use It To Stay Sane - The Chalkboard

Call it intuition, but maybe that mountain range of post-its and to-do lists piled up on your desk isn’t the best way to stay organized.<p>We’ve …

33 Ways to Use Your Journal for Self-Discovery and Self-Expression

Journalling can be a helpful way to explore feelings and thoughts as a process of self-discovery or as therapy “homework.” Sometimes clients in …

Creative Writing

30 Journaling Prompts for Self-Reflection and Self-Discovery

I often include different journal prompts on Weightless because I think it’s key to continually maintain a dialogue with ourselves. It’s part of …

Creative Writing

42 Clever Organizing Ideas To Make Your Life So Much Easier

Create your own controlled chaos.

10 Ways to Write a Quality Book Quickly

For most entrepreneurs and professionals who want to establish their credibility or promote their services, the question is no longer, "Should I write a book?" but "When should I write a book?"<p>The issue for incredibly busy people is time--not having enough of it. They assume writing a book requires …

Attaching a New Deck to a House: The Correct Method

Rotted deck? Here's the right way to install the new one<p>After you demolish the old deck but before you start work on the new one, you'll need to make …

Home Improvement

Here’s Where the Cast of the OG Anne of Green Gables Is Now

Fans were more than a little excited to find out that a new <i>Anne of Green Gables</i> movie is in the works. Plenty were also brought back to the days of Megan Follows as Anne Shirley and Jonathan Crombie as Gilbert Blythe in what many consider the end-all-be-all of <i>Green Gables</i> films. To many, Megan <i>was</i> …

TV

8 Ways To Use Color Feng Shui To Enhance Your Home

Feng shui practitioners believe the ancient Chinese art plays a role in everything we do, from helping us feel balanced and happy in our daily lives to changing how the energy circulates in our homes. But there's more to achieving good feng shui than just furniture placement. Color feng shui, …

These Cabinet Hacks Seriously Increased My Kitchen Storage

Unless you designed your kitchen from scratch, with a custom layout and cabinets, it's probably not perfect for your needs. But new cabinets can …

House Design

10 Ways Manipulators Use Emotional Intelligence for Evil (and How to Fight Back)

Learn how to protect yourself.<p>Emotional intelligence is nothing new.<p>Sure, the term was coined in the 1960s, and popularized by psychologists in recent decades. But the concept of emotional intelligence--which I define as a person's ability to recognize and understand emotions and use that …

Psychology

Treatment of Osteoarthritis

<b>DEAR MAYO CLINIC:</b> My mother, 70, has osteoarthritis and was prescribed medication to help with the pain. What else can she do to keep it from …

Arthritis

The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life: Having Something to Say and Saying It

My friend, Eric Bryan, recently pointed out that I re-post a lot of articles about writing on social media, articles with tips from how to structure your writing time to overcoming self-doubt to plotting your novel, but rarely do these essays touch on perhaps the most important aspect of the …

47 Blog Post Ideas For Writers and Authors

Constant Ideation is Hard<p>If there’s one thing that bloggers and writers know, it’s that consistency is the key to success. But, coming up with new …

7 Tips for Writing that Great Blog Post, Every Time

Image Source<p>Your blog is probably one of your company's most valuable marketing tools. You use it to build trust with your customers, generate leads, educate consumers, and build brand awareness. So, if a reader tells you your blog's content quality is poor, that comment will probably make you …

7 Amazing Free Resources Every Blogger Needs To Be Successful

It's hard to believe these are all freeThe post 7 Amazing Free Resources Every Blogger Needs To Be Successful appeared first on Career Girl Daily.

Graphic Design

Bruce Lee’s Never-Before-Seen Writings on Willpower, Emotion, Reason, Memory, Imagination, and Confidence

“You will never get any more out of life than you expect.”<p>Although <b>Bruce Lee</b> (November 27, 1940–July 20, 1973) is best known for his legendary legacy in martial arts and film, he was also one of the most underappreciated philosophers of the twentieth century, instrumental in introducing Eastern …

Q is for Quality Over Quantity: A-Z of Simple Living

This January, we’re taking an in-depth look at the why and how of simplicity with the A-Z of Simple Living. If you want to make 2015 the year you …

Simple Living

Sister B – The Promises of the Steps

Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4<p>Part 1 Part 2<p>Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4<p>Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 7 Part 8 Part 9 Part 10<p>Part 1 Part …

Gear & Gadgets