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Dad Hangs Up Pool Noodle In The Garage. This Is A Clever Trick That Everyone Can Benefit From!

It’s the little things that count the most. Those simple genius little touches that make things cozier or more efficient and add up to make our house …

Cleaning

How to Be Less Passive-Aggressive Without Being Regular Aggressive

There's a middle ground between not saying what you mean and eviscerating someone.<p>Calling a loved one “passive aggressive” is perhaps the best way to …

Plant These 19 Fruits & Veggies In Your Garden And See Them Coming Back Year After Year

Growing your staple produce in your own home garden is always a rewarding activity. Yet, many home-owners put off this laborious task at the start of …

How to use a semicolon properly

Of all the punctuation marks, the semicolon is far from the most popular. It's fallen in usage since it's heyday in the 1800s. Why was it so big then, and what changed? It might be that folks today aren't as familiar with how to use it. Mary Norris, former copy editor for The New Yorker and author …

What to Plant When for a Year-Round Harvest

Growing a summer garden is a marvelous first step for home food production, and while even a one-season garden can produce pounds of healthy food, …

Gardening

This Is How To Have The 'Masturbation Talk' With Your Teen

The day I couldn’t find our household jar of Vaseline, I knew. Suspicions were confirmed when the missing jar showed up empty in the teenager’s …

Dry Skin

Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Pain

How to keep your old videos, music, and photos safe forever

How to digitize your media.<p>The computer age has transformed everything from the way we capture precious moments to the way we watch movies. We've switched from film photos to digital images, VHS tapes to streaming videos, vinyl to music files...you get the picture. However, before we owned …

Google Search

Build a DIY Outdoor Shower to Enjoy the Great Outdoors

An outdoor shower may seem like a bit of a luxury, akin to a hot tub or sauna, but it’s also much more practical. With a bit of woodworking and …

DIY

Tools & Craft #83: On the Diversity of Saws

People often ask me what saws someone needs for woodworking, why some people have so many saws, and do I need one of every type. I can answer all …

Want To Keep Your Valuables Safe At Home? Here Are 15 Unexpected Places To Hide Them

If you prefer to keep your valuables in your home rather than springing for a safety deposit box, there are some easy DIY methods you can use to keep …

3 Reasons Why You Should Start A Business In This $400 Billion Industry That Most Entrepreneurs Ignore | Inc.com

Some say it's $400 billion. Other estimate it to be over $800 billion. To put it in perspective... this industry is 6 to 13 times larger than digital advertising. In fact, Google, Amazon, and Bing are fighting to see who's boss in this space.<p>I'm talking about the home services industry, which …

Entrepreneurship

How to Build a Raised Garden Bed - DIY

<i>A DIY project for a permanent garden box to provide a raised bed for your plants and decorate your backyard.</i><p>October 2017<br>By Sara Bendrick<p><i>For those who</i> …

Why So Many Southern Porches Have Blue Ceilings

If you’ve ever taken a stroll through Savannah or Charleston, you’ve no doubt admired the beautiful homes and their welcoming porches. And if you …

4 Simple Approaches to Overcoming Your Fear of Public Speaking | Inc.com

<i>How can I overcome my fear of public speaking? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Jen Jamula, co-creator and host of 2 Girls 1 Podcast and a myriad of other creative projects, on</b> …

5 Mindset Mistakes That Are Making Your Life Harder Than It Has to Be | Inc.com

You probably don't need me to tell you that life is inherently hard. It's hard to forge real, deep, lasting relationships with others. It's hard to find work that gives your life meaning and that you're good at. It's hard not killing your toddler when she throws the 87th tantrum of the day. And …

Happiness

The 6 Big Ways Liberals Are Destroying America’s Culture

Opinion<p>Posted: Oct 29, 2017 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>There was a …

Jared Leto's Insane Six-Pack Will Make You Want to Get to Work Immediately

The actor posted a shirtless selfie and it's putting the rest of us to shame<p>Jared Leto's band recently released a new single, and the singer/actor/provocateur decided the best way to market it was to get absolutely ripped.<p>Leto's been through a lot in his acting career — he famously shed 35 pounds …

Jared Leto

Best Cooking Method for Steak: The Reverse Sear | The Art of Manliness

While on book tour in Chicago a few months back, I had the honor and pleasure of sitting down to enjoy a leisurely meal, and a few cold beers, with …

25 Secluded Texas Camping Spots Worth a Weekend Trip

The post 25 Secluded Texas Camping Spots Worth a Weekend Trip appeared first on San Antonio Current Slideshows.

How to Specify: Wood Flooring

<i>In line with our</i> <i>new content direction</i><i>, Architizer is highlighting a different building-product and how to specify it. This week’s topic is Wood Flooring. If you’re looking for the perfect wood flooring for your next project, search for it on Architizer’s new network marketplace for</i> …

10 Things I Would Do If I Were Twenty-One | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from</i> The Business of Living <i>by Frank Crane. It has been condensed from the original. Published in 1920,</i> …

Motivation

Live your own damn way. You don’t have to follow the rules.

Just because you studied marketing in college doesn’t mean you can’t throw it all away to write comic books.<p>Just because you didn’t go to college …

High School

A Fascinating & Fresh Take on Herringbone Tile

Like many of you, I am obsessed with visual apps like Instagram and Pinterest, and happily scroll through hundreds of images in a sitting. When I see …

7 Ridiculously Texan Things You Have To Do At Least Once

You’ve heard all the stereotypes and seen the Westerns, but there’s a whole lot more to the grand state of Texas than just cowboy culture, rich …

7 Amazing High Protein Breakfast Recipes From 7 Industry Experts

Move over breakfast buffet. An indulgent morning meal doesn't have to come off a rolling cart, include something fried or overly sweet, or be served …

Breakfast

Get off to a better start with farm succession - Country Guide

John F. Kennedy’s historic words, “… ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country,” may also contain the wisdom …

20 Manly Aphorisms | The Art of Manliness

When I was a young man, I would scoff at well-intentioned adults who would sometimes offer up little aphorisms when I got in trouble or had a …

Here Are Some Tips on How to Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent

Homemade Dishwasher Detergent Recipes<p>Wash Your Dishes With Borax, Baking Soda and Other Simple Ingredients<p>Updated January 07, 2018<p>Are you ready to …

The #1 Sign It’s Time to Dump Her

Here’s how to tell the difference between a rough patch and a doomed relationship<p>You can probably think of at least one ex who was part of your life for a little too long. You’re not alone: A new study from Portugal suggests that there’s a reason we get trapped in bad relationships.<p>You might …

Relationships