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Want to Improve Your Communication Skills? Stop Saying These 25 Words.

Stop saying these words in the office. You'll improve your communication skills and your coworkers will thank you.<p>For thousands of years, our most powerful tools to change the world and our surroundings have been our words. That’s still true today.<p>From the lines you hear on TV, the commentary you …

Communication Skills

Top 6 Drupal websites released in 2017

There have been many sites build in Drupal in the year 2017, so we have made a list of some example worth highlighting. Check them out.<p>First one on …

How to Fit a Washer and Dryer into the Smallest of Spaces

If you live without them, chances are good that a washer and dryer are at the top of your wish list. You may think, if your home is particularly …

Laundry Rooms

20 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Never Want to Leave

When the winter winds are buffeting your body, and also your spirit, there is no more welcome retreat than a cozy, well-appointed bedroom. For your …

Interior Design

Healthy Dips You Can Make with Basically Any Vegetable

Your Super Bowl snack plan is here.<p>Super Bowl Sunday definitely doesn't need to be a day for healthy eating, but we can still add a few more veggies to the spread. The best place to sneak them in? A couple healthy dips. There's a lot to love about this easy roasted vegetable dip recipe: the …

Food

A Marble-and-Brass Laundry Room in Small, Medium, and Large

What would it be like to apply luxe kitchen materials and storage to the laundry room? The design team at Fisher & Paykel, the New Zealand-based …

Laundry Rooms

The best washing machines (and their matching dryers)

<i>By Liam McCabe</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After more than 100 hours of research, we …

Home Improvement

9 Times Old Musty Attics Became Rooms To Die For

If you own your house, and you find that said house is just a little bit too small, there are a few things you can do. You can move to another, …

Home Ownership

3 Reasons This Country's Homes Are So Devastatingly Dreamy

Some of the most beautiful homes I saw this year were from The Netherlands. From houses in Amsterdam's bustling urban center to organic modern homes …

Interior Design

Dive down an online rabbit hole of 200,000 design objects

The Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum has digitized 90 percent of its collection<p>The Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum has provided a valuable gift to the design world: a digitized catalog of more than 200,000 objects in its collection. Some 90 percent of the museum’s items—ranging from …

Weave Thieve: How to Make a DIY Weaving Loom for Less than $20

If you’ve very wanted to create a weaving from scratch (and not just one of the many DIY weaving hacks I’ve put together over the last year), this …

Woodworking

A Guide to Getting Your Life Together, One Page at a Time

Bullet journals basically do it all—they're a totally customizable place to keep track of just about everything in your life, <i>and</i> they're beautiful …

Productivity

Writing the Crime Scene: Murder or Suicide?

<i>Writing a crime scene where a murder is made to look like a suicide? Here's a guide to doing your research and getting the forensic details</b> …

Crime

Mudrooms that Work Hard & Welcome You Home in Style

If you're lucky enough to have one, the mudroom is a pretty crucial spot in your house. It's your first point of contact with the place you call …

Laundry Rooms

How to Make Sure Your Content Editors Love Drupal

I train a lot of new Drupal users. Some find it easy-to-use and some find it a daunting maze of forms full of confusing terminology. Sometimes, it …

Web Development

Object-Oriented Programming Concepts in PHP - Part 1

PHP is a server-side scripting language, mainly used for web development but also used as a general-purpose programming language. Object-Oriented …

Tiny house with private ‘bedroom’ offers minimalist chic

Bright and clean<p>Built by Canadian company Minimaliste Houses, this sleek tiny house on wheels in Québec is perfect for, well, minimalists. Named “Sakura” and first seen on Tiny House Swoon, the design is on the larger side of tiny homes and comes with a rooftop terrace.<p>Inside, everything is …

This Tiny House Has More Charm Than Most Mansions

Let's just say, it spares no details.<p>Tiny house dwellers usually have to make some sacrifices, like giving up a cozy Saturday morning in front of a fireplace or a Sunday night bathtub soak. But not in the "Urban Craftsman." This small abode was built by Handcrafted Movement in a craftsman style and …

Learning Web Development in 2017 is Much Easier than You Think!

I am a web developer. Although, this was not always the case. Years ago, I took a two-year course which resulted in a certification to be a software …

Online Education

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Back-End Development. Foundation of Digital Products.

Seeing an elegant building, we often don’t even imagine that its shape, height, and loads it carries are possible due to solid and powerful …

Livin’ la vida loft: a New York pad makes a comeback

A trendy, haphazard loft in New York’s NoHo has been converted into a modern family home for four by Lang Architecture. Keen to preserve the authentic nature of the former printing workshop, the architects retained an open plan principle within the design and stripped back distractions to reach the …

Architecture

Stuck on Plot? Start at the End — Guest: Janice Hardy

Last week, I shared my monthly self-publishing-focused post over at Janice Hardy’s Fiction University, and this week kicks off a short series of …

Writing

9 Ways to Snazzy Up Your Pie Edges

One of the first articles I wrote for Food52 many moons ago was about my favorite subject: making pies—and making them pretty, to boot. I covered a few decorative edges in that post, but I figured it was about time for a second go-around. There are so many ways to crimp the edge of your pie crust, …

This House Costs Just $20,000—But It’s Nicer Than Yours

Rural Studio’s $20K House has such innovative design that it’s changing the entire housing system–from mortgages to zoning laws.<p>For over a decade, architecture students at Rural Studio, Auburn University’s design-build program in a tiny town in West Alabama, have worked on a nearly impossible …

The 11 minute guide to a bulletproof UX strategy

The heart of great UX strategy lies in thorough research. Unfortunately, UX research is usually a mess.<p>If you’re an outsider, you’re still getting to know everyone involved in the project at the same time you’re navigating which research activities to take on. If you’re an insider, it can be the …

Drupal How-To: Get Inline Images on Your Drupal Site.

In this 3-part Drupal How-To series, I'm going to show you various options for configuring images on your site.<p>In Part 1, we looked at how to tweak …

9 Stylish Projects You Won't Believe are DIYs

(Image credit: Old Brand New Blog)<p>Making something on your own, as opposed to buying it from the store, doesn't have to mean sacrificing style. Here …

DIY

15+ Stylish DIY Projects for Your Entryway

(Image credit: Cherished Bliss)<p>Although it may not be the most glamorous, the entryway is one of the hardest working spots in your home. It's where …

Home Depot