Damian George

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Fake it ’til you become it: The science of self-perception

In the 1960s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman was trying to understand the relationship between fear and learning when he stumbled upon an unexpected phenomenon.<p>In the experiment, Seligman gave a group of dogs an electric shock they couldn’t escape. Eventually, they learned to stop trying to …

Feel Trapped? Do These 9 Things To Take Your Life Back

<i>“I don’t know what to do with my life…”</i><p>There have been many times in my life where I have been stuck and not known what to do next. I have agonized …

Motivation

13 surprising home remedies for acid reflux

Before you reach for heavy-duty, prescription-strength drugs, try these suggestions.<p>Acid reflux or GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), which is a …

This Is the Key to Happiness, According to Psychotherapists

The story you tell yourself about your life.<p>When your vision of your life story is inadequate, depression can result.<p>Psychotherapists actually help …

7 Positive Psychology Happy Habits for Work and Life

Whether we are looking for greater harmony in our family relationships, more meaningful friendships, greater purpose and satisfaction at work, or more engagement in our community, the end goal is usually the same -- happiness.<p>As a positive psychology coach and educator, people share with me all the …

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A DIY Wire Utensil Rack Is Such a Smart Solution for Behind the Stove

(Image credit: A Beautiful Mess)<p>If you've ever wondered what to do with that empty space behind your stove, this is one stylish yet practical …

VIDEO: How to make an electricity-free radiant space heater that heats your home for pennies a day

Would you believe that you can heat your space with a few candles and a couple of flower pots, all for just pennies a day? It might be difficult to …

6 Designer Tricks to a More Comfortable Home

Designers share their tricks.<p>From being able to kick back with an ottoman to keeping a throw in every room, we asked five decorators to share how they make a house feel more cozy.

Interior Design

DIY | Watercolor Mug

103 Comments<p>Contributor post by Caitlin of The Merrythought<p>Lately, I've felt like someone could come in and splash some watercolor patterns all over …

Avoid Being “Too Nice” to Avoid Needy People

If you are nice to others, people will be nice to you. That's common sense. Sometimes though, being overly nice isn't always the best policy. We can …

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52 Ways Incorporate Shabby Chic Style into Every Room in Your Home

<b>Shabby chic</b> style, also sometimes known as farmhouse or cottage style and very similar to French country, is a very forgiving, warm, and friendly …

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Dining Rooms

25 Amazing DIY Furniture Makeovers With Wallpaper

Here is another great idea for your furniture makeover – wallpaper. If you have old pieces of furniture and you don’t have an idea what to do with …

Repurposed Bowls & Tins Tiered Stands

Are you all sick to death of seeing our tiered stands? I hope not, because my husband and I finished a few more of them for the shop, so I thought …

DIY Apothecary Jars - Cheap & Quick!

How to Make a Hall Tree

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today,<p>To join this chest with this door…<p>And this chest and this door,<p>To have and to hold your keys, your hat, …

How-To: Paper Magnolia Blossoms

Bring the beauty of springtime blooms to your indoor decor with this tutorial for making your own lovely paper magnolia blossoms from Casey at Vitamini Handmade!<p>I love how the watercolor details give the blossoms so much depth and texture!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head on over to Vitamini Handmade to …

6 Sensational Up-cycled Birdhouses

This selection of birdhouses will have you rethinking the wooden variety from here to eternity.<p>Our first example is actually a store-bought option, …

26 Ordinary Objects Repurposed Into Extraordinary Furniture | Pinterest | Repurposed, Churches and Repurpose

Repurposing Shutters Around Your Home Fashionably | Pinterest | Local thrift stores, Repurposing and Cottage style

21 Two Toned Furniture Tutorials

385 Shares<p>Came across this awesome round up of two toned furniture tutorials over at the HomeTalk site. If you have not had a chance to check this …

Turn a Cardboard Box into a Photo Light Box

Light boxes are the key to making magazine-like photos of objects. If you want to take beautiful photos that put your object front and center, all …

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11 Falling Water Features Guaranteed To Give Your House A Sophisticated Look

If you wish to make your home stand out and to give it the wow factor then a falling water feature is the way to go. It’s amazing how such a simple …

Articles about 10 tips clutter free bedrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

An architect reimagines an outdated brick garage by designing a graceful new family home atop its foundation.<p>Alene Workman is an interior designer nationally recognized for her luxury residential and corporate interiors, a Fellow of the...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective …