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By John Wesley

Easy TimeLapse Rotor for GoPro Camera

It is very simple. I bought the ORDNING Timer from IKEA And I stick one 3M Flat Mounts for GoPro on top of the timer. And that’s all.

Cheap ways to enjoy the sunshine (or hide from it) this summer

This article is by staff writer April Dykman. “You + me + swimming date at the springs.” That was the text message I sent to my friend Kacey last week. “Are you flirting with me?” she replied. “Let’s make this official.” See, every summer I solemnly swear that I’m going to spend the next several months in the water, yet I never do.

Kallax and Galant Engineering Layout Table(s)

We needed a large layout table that our Engineers could use to markup and stamp large drawing sets. We also needed space to store drawing waiting for approval and for paper storage for our plotter.  We decided to build two of these tables and attach them together as one large table.  We currently have two offices setup with these tables, and are in the process of setting up the third.

The simplicity of alphabetical filing

As the final installment of my exploration of alternative filling systems, I want to look at the simple system that is often overlooked: alphabetical filing. When I became highly interested in productivity a few years ago, I noticed that my routines grew slowly, but steadily, more complex.

Twenty Powerful Tips for Discussing Money Topics with Your Partner

Throughout our engagement and the first few years of our marriage, Sarah and I never really sat down and had a real conversation about money. We each just more or less followed the pattern we learned from our parents. We dealt with any shared issues that were absolutely required in the briefest way possible. Needless to say, it didn’t work.

Revealed! Book Club Choices for July. 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 I’ll post these recommendations here, or to mak

A righteous conclusion about easing up on righteousness…

You can never really know the inner workings of someone else’s soul, of their journey, of their karma, or of their dharma, of their deepest story. Maybe they’re learning precisely what they need to learn in this lifetime by going after what they’re going after. Maybe what looks meaningless to you is someone’s way of becoming self actualized.  Maybe what looks advanced and

4 Keys To Speaking Your Mind With Confidence

  How many of us have believed we should remain quiet, instead of consistently fighting for our truly remarkable ability to vocalize our thoughts? While it’s true that listening to others at least some of the time, can transform you into a well-respected person, sometimes echoing your voice into distant territories can change the world. Too many of us believe we are not worthy.

How to Create an Email Marketing Plan

Email is a great choice for marketers. Research shows that for every $1 a company invests in email marketing, they'll see a $21 return. Email is also the communications tool of choice in our hyper-connected age. Over 3.5 billion people around the world have an email account (compared to 1.3 billion Facebook users).

Monster’s (eye)Ball

Materials: FRYEBO LED table lamp Hey guys! With an decor taste that can only be described as a cross between ‘It’s a Small World” ride at Disney and “Pee Wee’s Playhouse” it was no surprise that the color of FRYEBO caught my eye (SORRY BAD PUN).

6 Common Sense Tips to Immediately Improve Your Life

Another day begins and here you are, lost in your own thoughts, caught between the fantasy world of your future and the cold, harsh reality of the present moment. A limbo state where nothing truly exists. How does it feel? Frustrating, isn’t it? You spend every waking moment relentlessly pursuing your goals. You leave no stone unturned in your quest for greatness.

Drumroll, Please…Announcing the Title of My Forthcoming Book on Habits.

I may have mentioned that I’ve been struggling to find a new title for my forthcoming book on habits. At last, I have a title, and it’s better than before.

Environment Creation in Cinema 4D: Part 6

What You'll Be CreatingIn this part of the series, you'll build and detail the fourth and final building. Series Overview:Moises Perez shows you how to create a Venice inspired environment in this series for Cinema 4D.

Beginner Tips For Getting Started with WordPress Development

One of the advantages that's often associated with building for WordPress is its low barrier to entry, and although this isn't altogether false, it also makes it intimidating for anyone who is looking to truly get started in WordPress and struggled with knowing how - or where - to get started.In fact, we're often asked various tips, ideas, and practical things that new developers can do in order t

vLetter Handwriting Font

Several years ago, I wrote about vLetter’s handwriting font. I got an email from them a few months ago asking if I’d like to try out an updated version of the font.