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Soul Shelter

By Tim Clark and Mark Cunningham

A year ago on Unclutterer

2010 Holiday season perfect time to sell or donate items Gift giving items are in high demand on Craigslist and eBary right now if you’re looking to get rid of lightly used items not being used in your home. 2010 Holiday Gift Giving Guide: Ultimate generosity This year’s ultimate generosity uncluttered gift are the Intellishred crosscut paper shredders from Fellowes. 2009 2009 Gift

Mosaic Mirror Sorta Kinda Head Board

Materials: Malma Mirrors, Ceramic Tiles, Found Objects, Mastic adhesive, Grout Description: I took a ceramics class last Spring and made some really cool tiles. I wanted to create a project with them and this is what I eventually came up with. I glued down my ceramic tiles along with found (and craft store bought) items using a mastic thin set-like adhesive.

Dressing for Success and Career Goals

I got a great email recently from Marjorie: My husband’s father just gave him a huge speech about how he doesn’t dress appropriately for work and how he will never get promoted or “become a manager” dressing the way he does. My husband is a computer programmer who works with a bunch of engineers.

Top Freelance Jobs from Job Board – Week 1, December

Looking for a new client? The FreelanceSwitch job board is a great resource of freelance gigs and opportunities. These opportunities are in various fields, from development to writing to design, and come from a wide range of potential clients.

Mod pink geometric painted erslev rug

Materials: IKEA Erslev rug 4'7" x 6'7" Description: 1. I was inspired by the nixon pattern used by Jonathan Adler and sketched it on a piece of paper 2. I taped out a border within the rug that seemed straight 3. After I taped the border I measured the inside space that i was going to work with and had my calculator handy... 4.

Reader Story: Working Overseas

This guest post from Joe Z. is part of the “reader stories” feature at Get Rich Slowly. This seems like a natural follow-up to Friday’s reader question about when to start a family. Some stories contain general advice; others are examples of how a GRS reader achieved financial success — or failure.

5 Easy Ways to Change the Grass is Greener Syndrome

The Grass is Greener Syndrome where things are better “over there” sounds favorable until you realize that when you go there you take you with you. If you want something to change, you must first change yourself. This means opening the possibilities from within. As an example, my daughter, Shoshanna, is an expert with the Grass is Greener Syndrome.

Manvotional: Alumunus Football

Alumunus Football By Grantland Rice Bill Jones had been the shining star upon his college team, His tackling was ferocious and his bucking was a dream; When husky William tucked the ball beneath his brawny arm They had a special man to ring the ambulance alarm. Bill had the speed—Bill had the weight—the nerve to never yield; From goal to goal he whizzed along while fragments strewed the field

IKEA Lack : Audiophile Rack

Materials: - (6) IKEA Lack Side Tables - (10) Corner Brackets w/Screws - (12) 2x5/8in Mending Plates w/Screws - (4) Brass Hooded Ball Casters w/Plate - (1) Electric Compound Miter Saw - (1) Electric Screw Driver/Drill - (1) 1/8in Wood Drill Bit - (1) #2 Philips Driver Bit Description: I wanted a sturdy rack on the cheap with modern style and clean lines.

Van Gogh’s Tenacity

Self Portrait (1887) by Vincent van Gogh, image courtesy David Flam Vincent van Gogh spent most of his life destitute. The one woman he loved rejected him. Almost everyone who saw his paintings found very little value in them.

Modified LACK coffee table

Materials: 4x LACK tables, drill, wood glue Description: I have made modifications to some LACK tables. It's a pretty simple hack.

Covered ENGAN

Materials: Fabric and tape Description: I needed a new, simple bed. I liked ENGAN's shape but I hate the dark wood, I like bright colours. So I covered with some fabric! (I honestly just clued it to the wood using double sided tape) Then, my previously owned mattress was too small because IKEA does weird sized beds!

Spotlight for roll-up displays

Materials: JANSJO– - Work lamp, silver-colour Description: We wanted to illuminate with a spotlight 20 roll-up displays. We bought some JANSJO– - Work Lamp at the IKEA store in Brescia. Instead of the base we mounted a connector designed by us and built with the rapid prototyping technique.

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #49

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. Whether the date on the calendar says so or not, winter has started where I live. Snow, freezing rain, the whole nine yards. Winter’s on my mind and that’s reflected in these inspirational pieces. 1.

A Smarter Twitter Page in Under 15 Minutes, Video

View engaging conference lectures, interesting how to discussions, and high quality freelance advice via video here on FreelanceSwitch. This week we look at A Smarter Twitter Page in Under 15 Minutes by Adi Purdila. In this video learn to design a smart, vintage modern background to welcome visitors to your Twitter page. Discover layout considerations, then dive into Photoshop.