Ned Liggett

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How Prolific Session Musician Carol Kaye Created Some of Music’s Most Iconic Guitar and Bass Lines

Music writer Polyphonic, who creates incredibly informative video essays introduced a lot of people (myself included) Carol Kaye. Kaye was a rare …

Guitar

'Ikigai': The Japanese Lifestyle Trend Promising To Find Your Life Purpose

Is this the new 'hygge'?<p>From yoga retreats in the Himalayas and weekly mindfulness classes to downloading mediation apps such as Headspace and Calm, many of us spend our lives (and paycheques) on trying to achieve happiness and fulfilment.<p>However, having tried out the Danish concept of finding …

8 Ways Retirees Can Spring Clean Their Finances

So you've finally made the jump out of the working world and into blissful retirement. Congratulations! If you've been careful in your financial …

Retirement

3.3 Million Americans Have Just 4 Days Left to Escape a 50% IRS Penalty

You might not be one of them, but you could know someone who is.<p>At this time of year, most taxpayers are squarely focused on the annual mid-April …

Retirement

3 Negative Thinking Patterns to Avoid — What to Do Instead

How you think about the events and people in your life can either help you reframe things in more positive ways that help you cope or take you down a …

Self-help

Index Funds For Beginners: How to Get Started with Investing | The Art of Manliness

“I have no idea what I’m doing.”<p>I don’t know about you, but despite my repeated attempts to fully understand and grasp how investing in the stock …

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The 3 Spending Stages of Your Retirement

Popular thinking is that you’ll spend less once you retire, but that’s not what I’ve seen in my own clients, at least in the first few years.<p>How much …

This One Chart Can Help You Retire Richer

Here are its key takeaways.<p>We’re all familiar with the caveat that past results are no guarantee of future performance. While that’s true, …

Why Mindfulness Meditation Is The Most Important (and Undervalued) Self-Development Practice

Meditation is always the first thing to go.<p>The busier you are, the easier it becomes to sacrifice your values.<p>If you aren't careful, you'll blink and wake up living the life you never wanted--a life filled with regret, mediocrity, and complacency.<p>You'll lay awake late at night contemplating all of …

How To Set Up A Turntable Properly

Our new in house deck technician takes us through a six step guide...

Audiophile

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think

It's really easy to stray from the path. Like airplanes, we constantly need to make course corrections.<p>Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon …

How the Tax Bill Will Affect Eight American Families

If you’re confused by how the Republican tax bill will affect you, you’re not alone.<p>The final version rewrites the tax code in dozens of ways, …

Retirement

This Woman’s Cleaning Plan Has Become an Internet Sensation

Do you follow the FlyLady? If not, here's a little backstory: the FlyLady is a site dedicated to organizing and cleaning your home, started by Marla …

Cleaning

The Equifax Data Breach Is Massive -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

Equifax announced a data breach that could affect 143 million consumers. Here's what you need to know.<p>On Thursday, Sept. 7, <b>Equifax</b> announced a data …

Identity Theft

Manual Settings for Beginner Photographers

Recently an intern joined me and drove me up the wall with questions about manual settings for photogra​​phy. Questions like ​”What zoom range should …

Shutter Speed

This Mini Wind Turbine Can Power Your Home in a Gentle Breeze

The first time you see a Nemoi wind turbine, you may not realize it’s a turbine at all. A white and silver metallic structure about the size of a …

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Listen to this delicious-sounding E36 M3 rally car

Everyone who knows me knows that I love E36 BMWs of all kinds (yes, even the so-ugly-it’s-cure Compact). I also think that the naturally-aspirated I6 …

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10 Things You Must Do When Visiting the Florida Keys

In 1513, Juan Ponce de Leon and his crew set sail in search of the elusive Fountain of Youth. As you may have guessed, they didn't find forever …

Florida

One of Just 29 Porsche 959 Sports Ever Built Is Going to Auction

If you're planning on bidding when this thing hits RM's Paris Auction, plan to bring at least $1.6 million.<p>In 1986, the Porsche 959 looked like something that came from outer space. Sure, Ferrari answered by launching the F40 a year later—but while the Ferrari was a super light racing prototype for …

Morning Yoga Poses That Will Wake You Up

If you want to establish a consistent yoga practice, one of the first steps is to find the time of day that works best for you and make sure to be on …

Yoga

How Important is Sex? Part 1

Linda: Keeping sexual passion alive and healthy is a critical aspect in the process of sustaining an enduring and fulfilling partnership. It is the …

Mental Disorders

13 of the Greatest Porsche 911s Ever Made

Porsche's made a lot of 911s over the last 53 years. These are the best.<p>Over its 53-year history, Porsche has produced a lot of different 911s. All are excellent sports cars, but for us, some are more special than others. Here, then, are some of the greatest 911 variants of all time, according to …