Jamie Bautista

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Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

Analytics

Stop Acting Like You're Going To Live Forever

Everyone knows someone who always appears to be frantically busy. Too busy sweating the small stuff. Too busy to take on new opportunities. Too busy to enjoy themselves.<p><b>“Busy” is not an indicator of success. “Busy” means ineffective time-management or poor prioritization.</b><p>The attitude of “it will be …

Time Management

The Simple but Effective Way to Stop Worrying So Much (It Sounds Ridiculous, But It Actually Works)

Science shows you can contain your worries to 30 minutes each day.<p>"I just can't shut off my brain. I worry so much I can't pay attention to what I'm doing." I hear comments like this in my therapy office on a daily basis. Whether you're constantly worried about money or you just can't stop …

Self-help

Facebook

If there’s one other person in this great big world who <i>maybe</i> loves sprinkles as much as I do, it’s Sally.<p>And lemme tell ya — that blonde loves her …

Flourless Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

<i>Only 7 simple ingredients in these soft & chewy flourless peanut butter oatmeal cookies.</i><p>Today’s post is coming to you a little late in the day. Total …

Raspberry and Peach Sorbet

Vintage Postcard Travel Journal

Today Kara is sharing an easy, fill-in-the-blanks travel journal made from vintage postcards. Enjoy!<p>You see, I love the idea of travel journals, but …

Gilded Stenciled Painted Mirror Before & After

About a year ago we visited our friends Scott & Sandy in Boston. They were in the process of cleaning out some things in storage and –knowing I like …

DIY Hanging Tissue Ball {Tutorial}

Hanging Tissue Balls are a fun and festive way to add a little pizzazz to baby showers, birthday parties or any event or celebration for that matter. …

Make this Gift! DIY Stenciled Umbrella

As the saying goes, April showers bring May flowers, but why wait? Christen of the blog Two Happy Hearts shows how to adorn an umbrella with …

Repurposed Tictac Boxes for Camping Spices • Recyclart

I love repurposing containers and the TicTac boxes are perfect for spices when you’re on the go. For us, this …

Free Printable Recipe Cards

<i>Pssst! In addition to this design, you can download a new design option here OR a FULL printable recipe binder here.</i><p>Back in the day before internet, …

Moms Need to Know

Get excited because 10 super smart life hacks that every super mom should know about are here! How many frustrated mothers welcome tips, hacks, …

Back to School Sandwich-less Lunch Ideas

Back to School is coming! If you need help organizing check out these two posts Back to School Organization and then this post My Back to School …

Free printable school lunch notes

<b>Surprise – a free printable!!</b> Some friends on facebook requested printable lunch notes for back-to-school, so I whipped some up for everyone to enjoy!<p>…

Weekend Cocktails - Southern Iced Tea Cocktail

<i>A very refreshing adult beverage, this cocktail is somewhat of a cross between a Long Island Iced Tea and an Arnold Palmer. A perfect beverage for</i> …

DIY Cardboard Furniture

<b>That doesn't look like it's made from cardboard!</b> We've had some great posts on cardboard furniture you can buy that doesn't LOOK like cardboard, but …

DIY

"52 Reasons I Love You" Cards Tutorial | PaperVine

Find some playing cards! These fabulous cards from Ellusionist shown here are great as they have a pre-aged Vintage look.<p>Scuff them up with some …

DIY Long Stemmed Paper Rose

Happy July everyone! Let’s start the month off with another version of a paper flower. . . the all time favorite and my first flower to make for blog …

Making DIY Coffee Filter Flowers: The Complete Guide

Hello lovely readers,<p>Apologies for the delayed post today.<p>This post was originally one sweet little DIY tutorial all set to go live at 9am this …

Light Bulb Terrarium Extinction?

“<i>Coal, the dirtiest fossil fuel, is the crack cocaine of the developing world</i>.” –Alan Zarembo, <i>L.A. Times</i><p>We have all seen these light bulb terrariums …

Light Bulbs

Rainbow Cupcakes - Wine & Glue

Don’t these just make you smile? <br>Recently a friend of mine underwent a major surgery. She’s awesome, and someone who is there for you at the drop of …

Making a Composition Book Art Journal....

Can you believe that this…..<p>…..was once this:<p>It took a lot of work but now the journal below is FULL of memories, notes, lists, drawings, etc. It is …

31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects

These are the kind of simple projects for the laziest and most inept of crafters. Even if you can barely operate a drill, you can do most of these projects — and in less than an hour.

DIY: How To Make Rose Water

UPDATE: This post originally ran on January 31st 2013, but with Spring around the corner we wanted to share it again!<p>Valentine’s Day is just a couple …

diy project: “kokedama” string garden

The days are getting longer, and the sun is shining more; I can’t think of a better time to get my hands into soil and play around with some fun …

Tutorial: Easy Tiny Envelopes

80 Comments<p>Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley<p>I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of …