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A Growing Cult of Millennials Is Obsessed With Early Retirement. This 72-Year-Old Is Their Unlikely Inspiration

Vicki Robin literally wrote the book on retiring happy.<p>Vicki Robin had no idea she’d become a millennial icon.<p>The 72-year-old coauthor of the 1992 …

Retirement

47 Amazingly Talented Artists and Designers to Follow on Instagram

There you are, hunched over your laptop trying with all your might to write a catchy headline or design an engaging graphic…and you’re feeling …

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Why Creating Your First Blockbuster Online Product Is Easier Than You Think - Copyblogger

Imagine you’ve just launched your first product.<p>It’s a short little course, just a few weeks long, that teaches the “DIY” version of the topics you …

How to Conduct a Content Audit for Quality and Audience Experience - Copyblogger

However you may feel about New Year’s resolutions, January just seems to bring on the desire for fresh starts.<p>This month, the Copyblogger editorial …

Perfect for Powder Rooms: Space-Saving Sinks for Tiny Bathrooms

(Image credit: Four Brothers, LLC via Houzz)<p>So, my house has a powder room that's less than 36" wide. There is a small vanity in there that really …

Lynda Barry’s Illustrated Field Guide to Keeping a Visual Diary and Cultivating a Capacity for Creative Observation

<i>“It gives me such a sense of peace to draw; more than prayer, walks, anything,”</i> Sylvia Plath wrote in her diary when she first began working on her little-known drawings. <i>“The great benefit of drawing … is that when you look at something, you see it for the first time,”</i> the great Milton Glaser …

Before & After: Sarah's Stairs Go Faux (In The Best Way Possible)

After she pulled up the carpet on her stairs, Sarah tried to cover her poor quality stair treads with paint, but she wasn't satisfied. She really …

Carpets

Prudential: The Curious Secrets of a Long Life (Kind of)

Giveaway of “Craft-a-Doodle” by Jenny Doh!

This month we celebrated the release of <i>Craft-a-Doodle</i> by Jenny Doh, a new book featuring the work of 18 talented artists who share inventive prompts …

How to Optimize Your Brain: Why Refining Emotional Recall is the Secret to Better Memory

We’ve seen the many ways in which our memory can be our merciless traitor: it is not a recording device but a practitioner of creative plagiarism, a terrible timekeeper, and the bent backbone in the anatomy of lying. How, then, can this essential human faculty become our ally?<p>In <b>The Art of Doing:</b> …

Carving Culture: Sculptural Masterpieces Made from Old Books

As a fervent lover of papercraft, book sculpture, and creative repurposing of physical books, I was instantly taken with <b>Art Made from Books: Altered, Sculpted, Carved, Transformed</b> (<i>public library</i>) — a compendium of extraordinary artworks from the around the world, using the physical book as raw …

Free Stuff

Wish I Had a Nickel and a Flux Capacitor

Long Hot Summer Night

Ostrich Fern.

garden flowers

Reversible Decor: 10 Quirky Removable Wallpaper Patterns

When you're living in a rental and shopping around for temporary decor, why not have a bit of fun with it? Temporary wallpaper is designed precisely …