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Get Rich Slowly

By J.D. Roth

Saucy Cyril Secretary

Materials: Cyril secretary, large and small Sterckt handles, spray paint, spray glue, automotive vinyl, and chrome automotive trim Description: A hacked Cyril secretary turned a wide, but short hallway into a glamorous and utilitarian workspace.

Organizing regular processes

No matter if you’re paying bills at home or working on a proposal at the office, having a fairly standardized method for completing your tasks can be beneficial in numerous ways.

Aneboda High Cabinet

Materials: Aneboda Night Stand (Discontinued) and Aneboda three drawer small chest Description: I had an old aneboda nightstand I used as a printer stand. I also had a small Aneboda three drawer chest my niece had adorned with stickers. I was already thinking of painting them over, but when I moved into yet another tiny NYC apartment, I realized there was not enough room for both of them.

A Guide to Better Freelance Health

Advertise here with BSACredit: Yuri Arcurs on Photodune Freelancing comes prepackaged with a lot of concerns (mostly over the next pay check). These concerns can have a negative effect on us. It’s all too easy to fall into a path of neglect and poor health habits.

Breakfast on the Fly — and on the Cheap

This post is from GRS staff writer Donna Freedman. Donna writes a personal finance column for MSN Money. She also writes about frugality, intentional living, and life in general at her own blog, Surviving And Thriving. Everybody talks about the cost of lunches out. But what about breakfast?

5 Favorite Books That Nourish The Soul

If you were to look up the term “personal growth,” the words that would most likely pop up would be self-improvement, success, goal-setting, etc. But I believe that personal growth also involves deepening one’s relationship with God.

Slimy pets to eat your garbage and entertain your kids

Some of you will have seen this before, but it's Spring and a lot of people have been asking me about worm composting. So here, for your delectation, via the Lower East Side Ecology Center (LESEC), are directions for keeping your own worm bin. If you live in New York, you can get worms from LESEC. If not, you can get them here. Why Compost With Worms Indoors?

99% Takeaways: Be A Sprinter, Not A Marathon Runner

What can we learn from looking at someone's face? Why is sleep more important than eating? Read on for key insights from the 2011 99% Conference.

99% Conference 2011: Illustrated Takeaways #1

What can we learn from looking at someone's face? Why is sleep more important than eating? Read on for key insights from the 2011 99% Conference.

Illustrated Takeaways #1: Simon Sinek, Patrician McCarthy & Beth Comstock

Learn how the shape of your face relates to how you interact with the world, and why understanding people is crucial to understanding business.

Re-Evaluate Your Mantras.

2011 Happiness Challenge: For those of you following the 2011 Happiness Project Challenge, to make 2011 a happier year -- and even if you haven’t officially signed up for the challenge -- welcome! This month’s theme is Time. Last week’s resolution was to Set aside a specific time for something that's important to you. Did you try that resolution? Did it boost your happiness?

The Second Job Paradox

Amy writes in: I’ve been a paralegal with the same law firm for four years. I love the job and the work that I do. I feel like I’m genuinely helping people. In October, my boyfriend and I sat down and looked at our finances as you suggested.

Sniglar grows up too!

Materials: Sniglar changing table, saw, sanding paper Description: Sniglar makes a great set of play tables when it's no longer needed for nappy changing! Simply saw it in half, sand raw edges down, and voila!

Bedroom malm nightstand and Pax TV stand hack

Materials: Malm, Pax, l-brackets, plumbing straps Description: My husband and I purchased a 1960's split level that has relatively little closet space and small bedrooms. In the "master" bedroom, we used two Malm nightstands that we already owned, took them apart and mounted the drawers to the wall as bedside stands.

Dressing and Influence: The Right Look for Different Meeting Types

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