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By Leo Babauta

Are We the Same Person Throughout Our Lives? Agatha Christie Thought So.

Do you agree? It’s a difficult question. “We are all the same people as we were at three, six, ten or twenty years old. More noticeably so, perhaps, at six or seven, because we were not pretending so much then, whereas at twenty we put on a show of being someone else, of being in the mode of the moment.

Why Am I Obsessed with the Subject of Beautiful Colors?

Periodically, I get obsessed with subjects.  And nothing makes me happier than a new obsession! It’s energizing and exciting. Sometimes, this obsession leads to a book — like The Happiness Project or Forty Ways to Look at Winston Churchill.

The perfect souvenir

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. A while ago I was visiting the site GoThreeTwentyFour.

Podcast #257: The Productivity Project

Along with getting into shape, being more productive is a common goal people have.  While there are a ton of books and articles out there filled with productivity tips, which ones actually work? My guest today took a year out of his life to test all the productivity advice out there and has written a book sharing what worked for him.

6 Stepping Stones Of A Successful Married Life

I’d like to share with you the secrets of our successful married life in my personal story below. A gush of memories swirled through my mind as I treasured his laughter lines ‘once again’ in my 35mm memory-book. From the day we made our vows, my marriage has not been a moment less than a “happily ever after” affair.

Bamboo Arcade Controller

Materials: VARIERA Box with handle, bamboo (IKEA #702.260.53) APTITLIG Chopping board, bamboo (IKEA #802.334.30) FIXA Stick-on floor protectors (IKEA #241.556.00) Electrical Tape Wood Stain Varnish Sandpaper (for example: P60, P120, P220) Piece of cord, 20-25cm long Wood screw, for example 4x(13mm x 4,8mm) + washers, 12x(20mm x 3,5mm), 2x(12mm x 2,5mm) Arcade components: SANWA Joystick with cable

25+ Best Small Business Software Tools and Online Apps

The best small business software empowers you to run your business smoothly and efficiently. It takes the headache out of everything from organizing your projects and meetings to time management, so you never fall behind. When you stay on top of your operations in this way, you’re free to survive and thrive in the business world, continually earning more revenue as you go, which is the dream of

5 Easy Healthy Habits You Can Start Straight Away

Exercising and making dietary changes are often two sure-fire ways to improve our health. Unfortunately, it is truly much easier said than done. Making lasting health changes to our lifestyles is no easy feat.

The Habit Guide Ebook: My Most Effective Habit Methods & Solutions

By Leo Babauta I’m thrilled to share with you my newest ebook about habits, and perhaps my best yet on the topic: The Habit Guide: Zen Habits’ Effective Habit Methods & Solutions. I wrote this for the Kickstarter backers of my Habit Zen app (so if you’re a backer, don’t buy this, check your Kickstarter updates for links to the book) … but I also had all of you in

ÉCLAIR, BOMBA, CAROLINA DE FERRERO ROCHER

Vocês pediram “bomba”, “caronila”, “éclair”… E aqui está! Resolvi fazer na versão Ferrero Rocher pra te deixar babando Que tal fazer como sobremesa na ceia de Natal? Vai ser um arraso! O post ÉCLAIR, BOMBA, CAROLINA DE FERRERO ROCHER apareceu primeiro em Blog do Bom Gosto.

Revealed! Three Book Club Choices for December. Happy Reading!

Because nothing boosts happiness more than a great book, each month, I suggest: — one outstanding book about happiness or habits — one outstanding work of children’s or young-adult literature–I have a crazy passion for kidlit — one eccentric pick–a widely admired and excellent book that I love, yes, but one that may not appeal to everyone Shop at IndieBound, BN.com, or Amaz

Being productive with Nextdoor, for uncluttering and more

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. About a year ago I joined my local Nextdoor community.

How to Do Your Genealogy

Last week we discussed why every man should delve into his genealogy, arguing that doing this kind of family history research is not only fascinating, but constitutes a moral obligation.

The 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways: Stocking Stuffers

Welcome to AoM’s 12 Days of Christmas! We’ve partnered with Huckberry to bring you 12 straight days of awesome gift guides and giveaways. Each day will feature a different Huckberry shop with 10 gift ideas, as well as a giveaway.

5 Ways To Keep Your Skin Healthy This Winter

The winter months bring some of our favorite holidays filled with loved ones and delicious food. But, while we indulge and celebrate Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years, it’s important to stay on top of your skincare routine which may be affected by the harsh winter weather.