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The 11 Powerful Habits of Truly Happy People

Happiness isn’t an accident—it’s a habit.<p>When we think of happiness, we typically think of things that bring us immediate pleasure—a decadent meal, a …

Happiness

16 things successful people do on Monday mornings

"Because you've stepped away for a couple days, these back-to-work mornings are the most memorable for the rest of the week," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of "Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How to Manage Childish Boss Behavior and Thrive in Your Job."<p>"They …

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

All the Recipes You Need for a Killer Thanksgiving Dinner

It's officially Thanksgiving crunch time. Deep breaths, no need to panic. We've got you covered with menus, planning tips, and shopping lists; taste tests of Thanksgiving supermarket staples; and plenty of features to peruse while the turkey's in the oven. But most of all, what we've got in true …

On Breaking a Homebody Habit (And Why You Sometimes Should)

I love to walk into my home and see all the color and pattern I've stuffed into every corner. I love drowning in my stacks of books. Seeing the art …

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes

Creativity is developed, not a birthright.<p>Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any …

Creativity

How to Pay for Costs of the Full-Time RV Lifestyle

<i>This is the third and final post in our series about how to plan and pay for your full-time RVing lifestyle.</i> <b>Part I | Part II</b><p>Design Your Full-Time …

Barbecue Chicken Pizza

Amount Per Serving<p><b>Calories</b> 348<p>Calories from Fat 82<p>% Daily Value *<p><b>Total Fat</b> 9g<p>14%<p>Saturated Fat 4g<p>20%<p>Monounsaturated Fat 2g<p>0%<p>Polyunsaturated Fat</b> …

Side Table Makeover With Reclaimed Wood

Taryn at Design, Dining + Diapers has a plain ‘ole stained side table, and wanted to give it a brand new look. With a bit of spray paint and a new …

Free Download: Kitchen Cleaning Cheat Sheet

Hey, have you seen our free, downloadable kitchen cleaning cheat sheet yet? This one's from a few years ago, but the tips are still helpful.<p>Read on …

Cleaning

How-To: Junk Mail Typography Collage

Turn those useless catalogs into a piece of modern home decor with this junk mail typography collage tutorial from Mod Podge Rocks!<br>Pretty snappy, right? <b><br>More:</b><p>How-To: DIY Anaglypta Letters @Craftzine.com blog<br>• Typographic Coasters @Craftzine.com blog<br>• tring Art Typography @Craftzine.com blog

Be Inspired

You are overcome with laziness and procrastination, feeling unmotivated, stuck, can’t get started.<p>You are not alone. This is a commonality in the …

How to: Make a DIY Wood Veneer Pendant Lamp

This beautiful pendant lamp may look expensive, but it's incredibly thrifty to make. A roll of 2" x 8' veneer wrapped around two 10" embroidery hoops …

Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry with Bell Peppers – 3 Points

This Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry with Bell Peppers is one of my favorite Weight Watchers recipes to make when I’m craving sweet, spicy and tangy! It’s …

Friday Five: Tailgating Recipes

I am starting to get excited for Saturdays. For fall days where it is perfectly acceptable to eat a cheeseburger for breakfast and hang out around a …

Crazy Feta Dip

Amount Per Serving<p><b>Calories</b> 87<p>Calories from Fat 41<p>% Daily Value *<p><b>Total Fat</b> 5g<p>7%<p>Saturated Fat 3g<p>15%<p>Monounsaturated Fat 0g<p>0%<p>Polyunsaturated Fat</b> …

Pineapple Angel Food Cake Recipe...2 Ingredients

I've tried this easy recipe twice and it disappears quickly each time. Not only is it delicious, its low fat and easy to make.<p>2 Ingredients...Boxed …

Simplicity in Action: Alan

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This is a post in the new series, Simplicity in Action. If you’d like to submit your story of how simplicity has worked in your life, …

Flea Market Trixie

When it come to cottage decor and turquoise, no ones does it better than Flea Market Trixie! Her home is so fresh, so lovely, and so darn cozy, with …

The Best Disney World Restaurants (and the worst!)

Disney World is home to some of the very best dining experiences, and there are so many options you’re bound to find something you love and something …

Kelly Serra Donovan

So much inspiration here, I can’t stop taking it all in! This lovely home belongs to Kelly Serra Donovan, the co-founder of Scandinavian Made–an …

Feather Bed Quilt Pattern

Not that I need another quilting project, but this Feather Bed Quilt pattern by Anna Maria Horner makes me look twice. I’d love to see it in some saturated Marimekko prints I have loitering in my closet. Check out the free pdf and get started! (Via The Red Jet.)

Crafting

Crock Pot Chicken Stew with Cornmeal Dumplings Recipe – 6 Points

For as long as I can remember, I have adored dumplings. There is just something about chewy, lumpy balls of dough that get me all excited. This might …

Bathroom Storage Idea: Add Recessed Shelves!

When you find yourself with a too-small bathroom with not enough storage space, here's an idea that might solve at least one of those problems.<p>This …

Baked and Breaded Mushrooms Recipe – 3 Points

I’m one of those people who believe that any food breaded and fried is just absolutely delicious. And these Baked & Breaded Mushrooms are no …

Make It: DIY Striped Neon Vases

I love this DIY project! It's easy, quick, and -- like I'm always saying -- a great way to give thrifted glassware a kick in the pants!<p>The folks at …

Doll Storage Cabinet

If you’ve got a daughter into American Girl, then you know there stuff can be crazy pricey. The storage cabinet retails for $349, which is honestly …

Friday Five: Skinny Muffins

Do you ever get jealous? I do. I wish I didn’t, it’s not a very pretty quality. But I just can’t help feeling a teensy, weensy bit jealous (or maybe …