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By J.D. Roth

Best Jewelry Closet EVER!

Materials: SKAR Cabinet with Mirror Description: IKEA pictures this with keys, etc on hooks, but I installed in my bedroom and made it into a jewelry cabinet. Install per IKEA instructions with 16 hooks provided. Add 12 3M hooks in between the cabinet hooks. If needed add 3M hooks on inside of door for even more storage.

How Does Negativity Help You?

“I don’t really care what you have to say because you don’t have the same political beliefs as I do.” “This idea just doesn’t match my life at all, so it’s worthless.” Several years ago, my immediate circle of friends were full of people who would go out for drinks after work and spend an hour or two being as snarky as possible.

Flat LED lamp

Materials: EFFEKTIV door aluminium/glass No:901.094.54 Description: * medium density fiberboard with white color on one side 40x80 cm * LED Light chain approx. 3m, with white LED * Hot-Glue Pistol * small electric switch (it should fit into the frame of the door) * two component epoxy glue 1) Cut out a hole for the switch.

5 Items to Snap You Out of Your Daily Commuting Routine

This content is brought to you by the new Hyundai Elantra which helps you “Snap Out” of your routine to live your best life.  Click here to learn more about the new 2011 Elantra. What’s this? It’s Monday morning. Another work week has begun. You’ve finished your manly morning ritual without breaking a sweat.

Video: Keep a One-Sentence Journal.

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! Last month's theme was Body, and last week’s resolution was to Manage pain. Did you try that resolution? Did it boost your happiness?

Tips for returning to normal after a large disruption

The past eight weeks have been a blur. I’m certain I will not look back on this chaotic time fondly. Rather, I think I will only feel a sense of accomplishment for merely surviving.

Tax Tips for the Freelancer

This post is from staff writer April Dykman. If you’re one of the many freelancers and small-business owners who wait until the last minute to file your taxes, there’s good news in 2011: Tax Day is April 18 this year, which gives you three extra days. Ready for the bad news? That’s less than a month away. I can understand the reluctance to get going.

How to Magically Transform Your Irritations into Personal Development Teachers

The irritations you have are signposts. They are there to help your personal development, or to make your life a living hell. The choice is up to you. If you’re irritated by someone not washing the dishes, you probably want to tell that someone to do the dishes, and not just leave them there. How careless of them.

22 Tips: Designing an Effective Slide Deck Presentation

Every once in awhile an opportunity arises for freelancers to present their work or expertise to peers and prospective clients. Agreeing to take part is at best a fantastic chance to network, a way to exchange ideas and insights or to pick up contacts that will give you work.

Hasta La Vista, Baby: The One Secret to Success

Hasta La Vista, Baby! Hollywood is really the land of overachievers. There are tons of stories about how actors set impossible personal goals and then make them come true. My favorite has to do with the Governator. Yes, Arnold Schwarzenegger. When the young “Ahhnold” was ten years old, living in a small village in Austria, he had the dream of coming to America.

Man Knowledge: A Pirate Primer

Once again we return to our Man Knowledge series, where we set out to equip you with a deeper knowledge of various manly and interesting topics throughout history.  Today we set sail for the horizon, delving deep into a topic which has at some point captured the imagination of every young boy and grown man alike…pirates.  One look at the impact piracy has had on our entertainment industry, fr

The Medium Isn’t The Message, People Are.

Communication isn't about email or Twitter or Facebook, it's about PEOPLE. As you decide how to focus your energy, consider the relationships that matter most.

Question: Any Ideas for Something to Send to E-Book Readers and Audiobook Listeners?

Many people have written to me to request a bookplate. (Wondering what a "bookplate" is? You afix the bookplate, which I personalize and sign, on the first page of your book. It's a way to get a book signed by an author when you can't meet in person.) I'm happy to send you as many free personalized bookplates as you'd like.

Focus – How to Get It Done

Photo by Sandra Lara By Tina Su When ever I find myself feeling frazzled by the distractions and never-ending list of to-dos, the answer to finding peace always come back to focus. “Focus, focus, focus!” my heart would say, while my mind is off racing in a hundred different directions. Lately, when people ask me, “How are you?” my response has been “Busy”. It’s true.

Brimnes bed with Lack shelf as bedside table

Materials: Brimnes and Lack shelf Description: Couldn't find anything I liked for a night table. And I am not a fan of a lot of things around my bed... just a place to charge my phone and let it ring to wake me up. I chose the Brimnes bed because I have no space in my bedroom. So the place I had left I did not want to give it to a night stand... And then also budget wise...