Patrick Thatch

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How to Properly Wrap All Your Cables so They Don't Turn Into a Tangled Mess

Did you know there’s a special way to wrap your cables that not only keeps them neat and tidy, but also makes them perfectly unfurl without tangling …

The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Your Home in an Hour

<b>Your task list:</b><p><b>Total: 30 minutes</b><p><i>Want to bookmark this for future reference? Pin or download our cleaning cheat sheet.</i>

Six-Figure Freelancers Share Their Best Advice For Finding Success And Clients

Leaving your day job and launching your own freelance business is a dream that many creatives share. However, like starting any business, becoming a successful freelancer takes a lot of hard work, a strong set of skills, and the willingness to learn from others.<p>There are certain things you need to …

20 Rum Drinks That Will Make You Feel Like You're on a Tropical Vacation Even When You're Not

Office dwellers deserve cocktails too🍹<p>When you need a happy hour escape this National Rum Day, look ahead to these delicious rum cocktails (paired with island fruits and herbs) that will whisk you away to the tropics.<p><i>Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa</i>

How to stay digital after you die

<b>Every day we generate huge amounts of data - emails, messages, social network updates, photographs, information about our health, diet, activity... the list goes on.</b><p>Unlike us, that data is here to stay - so what should our loved ones do with it in the event of our deaths?<p>Iain Twigg was 33 when he …

Social Media

The Best Way to List Online Classes on Your Resume, According to Recruiters

Taking online courses can prepare you for your next job and strengthen your position as a job candidate. When you include classes in your resume, …

32 Amazing Websites That Will Actually Save You Money

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The One Room Work and Play Space

lorby351's workspace is tucked into the side of the living room, but that doesn’t mean it’s not sharp, well organized, and perfect for settling in to …

The Property Brothers offer renovation advice

Find out which home updates are worth the money<p>When you're remodeling, what's worth the investment? Are those new quartz countertops worth the money, and will it boost resale value if you add a master bath?<p>Jonathan and Drew Scott from HGTV's "Property Brothers" know the answers. They've got a new …

Home Improvement

This startup makes getting freelance help for your business as easy as sending a chat

Getting freelance help for business projects often feels more like dating than time-saving.<p>Businesses have to post an attractive task, pick a freelancer to do it (based on little information) and then hope it’s a good match and that the work comes back at a decent quality.<p>If it’s bad, they move …

Employment

10 things you can learn in 10 minutes that will change your life

In fact, more than two-thirds of employees reported being overloaded at work, according to Cornerstone's 2014 State Of Workplace Productivity Report. And 84% think the overload won't be letting up anytime soon — it's increasing.<p>In light of this reality, you're probably searching for the best …

Productivity

6 Bad Mental Habits That Sabotage Your Success

Your mind can be your biggest asset or your worst enemy.<p>Your thoughts not only affect your emotional state, but also influence your behavior. When you think positively, you'll likely feel better and perform better. When you think negatively, your despair will be reflected in how you feel and behave.<p>…

How To Dress For Your Body Shape: A Man's Guide

<b>There’s nothing the fashion world loves more than doling out directions and issuing edicts. “This is in.” “This is out.” “This is cool.” “This is</b> …

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Shares 255<p>Blogging is no longer just a hobby for some– it’s a real source of income. And if it’s bringing in bacon, you want to do it professionally. …

How to Take Advantage of Boredom, the Secret Ingredient of Creativity

<i>Pierre-August Renoir, La Tasse de chocolat</i><p>Last year we told you about the importance of messy desks and walking to creativity. This year, the time …

6 ways to finally feel good about money in 2016

Saving money probably topped your list of New Year's resolutions...again.<p>But now that 2016 is here, and you've swiftly swapped a pile of gleaming New …

If You Work From Home, Create a Daily Commute Anyway

Working from home is awesome. You can work without constant supervision, and you don’t need to worry about that pesky commute. However, you should …

10 Cozy Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.<p>It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.

10 calorie-burning exercises more effective than running

Go to the park on a Sunday afternoon, and you'll probably notice that people of every shape, size, and fitness level are running. They huff and puff, snort and swear, and after a while, they call it a day. Unfortunately for them, that two-mile jog burned through about as many calories as a couple …

Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>Buckminster Fuller is credited with inventing the geodesic dome, and designing over 3,000 of the structures the American...<p>In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images …

Inventions

Articles about swings slides and other built play modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

A group of Columbia University students have a good time reinventing the playground as a place to harness all that youthful...<p>At a summer camp with power tools, the campers helped design their own amusement: a set of musical swings.<p>Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique …

10 things you should never post on Facebook

Everyone is turning to Facebook to find out more about you: prospective employers, college admission officers, business partners; there has even been talk of insurers checking Facebook before issuing life policies to see if applicants indulge in risky behavior or partake in dangerous sports!<p>Even if …

Social Media

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Design

Articles about forest sanctuary designed support autistic triplets their parents and host on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architectural harmony defines a family’s home near Lake Tahoe.<p>To celebrate its 10-year anniversary, Danish design house Ferm Living cleared the cobwebs from an old Copenhagen power plant for...<p>Modeled after the Danish sommerhus, this getaway for a Seattle family boasts lofty interiors that spill …

New York City

Articles about all one addition comes prefabricated on Dwell.com - Dwell

Point Zero's homes combine energy-efficient construction and health-oriented design without sacrificing the comfort or aesthetics...<p>With LEED-certified sustainability on the top of their list, a couple sets the bar for their new Los Angeles home.<p>Due to its shape and size this living room presented …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Long Reads<p>In January 2012, journalist Michael Scott Moore was captured by a gang of pirates during a reporting trip in central Somalia.<p>By Michael …

Red Carpet

The best craft beer in America

You know where to drink it: in raucous beer gardens; perched by the taps at your local specialty beer bar; at home, on your couch, after a big day …

How to Grill Corn the Right Way

You deserve only the best, so throw your corn on the grill.<p>Corn is a summer staple because it's the best there is. But you know what makes corn better than the best? Throwing it on a grill and getting some char on those kernels. The technique is easy, convenient, and loads it up with smoky depth …