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Senior Care- What You Need To Know About Assisted Living

Discovering that a family member is finding it difficult to handle daily living activities means that you need to start learning about senior care. Assisted living is among the options that are available and it refers to different senior care services that provide several benefits to seniors and their caregivers.

Podcast 105: Leave on High Note, Childlike Wonder vs. Adultlike Wonder–and What I Eat Every Day.

It’s time for the next installment of  Happier with Gretchen Rubin. Update: In response to our discussion in episode 102, listeners told us the different “missing puzzle pieces” they’d managed to find. Try This at Home: Leave on a high note. Happiness Hack: The Metropolitan Museum has introduced an extraordinary new resource: for artworks that are in the public domain, the Met

7 Tech Gifts For Old Age Parents

Do you want to gift something special to your dad or mom to make their senior life easier? There are a variety of tech gears available in the market that can simplify the lives of your parents. Access to favorite TV shows with Google Chromecast 2 This device can be used to send things from your small screen phone to your big screen.

Unitasker Wednesday: Boot Sandals

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. All Unitasker Wednesday posts are jokes — we don’t want you to buy these items, we want you to laugh at their ridiculousness. Enjoy! The classic American TV commercial celebrated the accidental combination of chocolate and peanut butter.

Hackers Help: Extra HEMNES Daybed – how can I re-purpose?

Photo: IKEA.com IKEA items used: 1 HEMNES daybed I bought a second HEMNES daybed to get a piece that was missing from the first one I bought. Now I have an almost complete daybed, only missing the reinforcement bar that runs along the front.

5 Ways to Cut Down on Your TV Costs

I was looking at my cable bill this week and I can think of a million other things I would rather spend my money on. What happened that television is all of a sudden so expensive? Not to mention all the fluff channels you pay for but never watch. As I move towards a healthier, more frugal lifestyle, I mainly watch television for the news in the morning, and maybe one or two shows at night.

How to Choose the Best Domain Extension for Your Personal Site

By now, you know how important it is to have a personal resume website in your arsenal.

5 Things You Need To Get Rid Of To Become Successful In Life

What do you mean by a “successful life”? Many people talk about having a successful life, but what do you mean by a successful life? Is it all about having luxury? Studies show that the suicide rate is a lot higher among rich people. If being successful was all about money, then rich people would never commit suicide.

Calming Philosophies for Chaotic Times — Krista Tippett

“Anger is often what pain looks like when it shows itself in public.” – Krista Tippett Krista Tippett (@KristaTippett) is a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and New York Times bestselling author.

Podcast #280: Why Growing Up Is a Subversive Act

Looking around, there seems to be a dearth of grown-ups in our culture. We put a premium on seeming cool and hip and will spend inordinate amounts of money to retain our youthful looks. Meanwhile, being known as “mature” has become something to avoid entirely, as it signifies you’ve become a boring, stogy old coot.

6 Interview Hacks That Are Sure To Land You The Job

Interviewing for jobs is a stressful but unavoidable part of most people’s lives. Whether you are looking for your first job or looking to move up the corporate ladder, it is important that you nail the interview so that you can land that coveted job. When you ask someone for tips on how to make an impression during an interview, everyone will give you a different answer.

How To Avoid A Content Crisis When Your Deadline Is Looming

Have you ever found yourself in front of your computer just staring at your screen? Worse, your calendar is showing a looming deadline. It could be for a project or proposal at school, or it may be for a business brief or marketing plan at work. Whatever the situation is, you need to write, and you have to do it fast.

Join Me: The Zen Habits Mindfulness Retreat in April

By Leo Babauta I’m excited to announce my first retreat: the Zen Habits Mindfulness Retreat in San Francisco! The urban retreat will be held over a weekend, on April 21-23, 2017.

Car accessories that are worth the investment

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. Frugality is a big part of the uncluttered lifestyle. When I say “frugal,” I mean thrifty and never wasteful. That said, there are certain things I’m willing to spend a little extra money on. While changing a flat tire in the snow last week, a few automotive options came to mind.

IKEA Expedit turns into beautiful blue sideboard cabinet

I used to have 2 Ikea Expedit shelves in my living room, one next to the other. I actually really liked the look of it, but after almost 2 years I got bored and totally fell in love with the idea of hiding all the books and little items behind some cabinet doors. Also I love the colour turquoise and so I decided to use my Christmas holidays for a major Expedit makeover. I disassembled one of the