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By Glen Stansberry

Kids Loft KURA bed with NORDLI stairs

IKEA items used: 2 Kura beds + 2 Nordli units The Nordli units used as storage inside the stairs. The upper Kura is assembled now for my elder son.

Podcast #227: The Art & Science of Loving the Place You Live

There’s a tendency in people to think that if they only lived in a super cool place, their lives would be infinitely better. While it’s true that geography can influence our well-being, we often vastly overestimate how much moving will actually improve our lives. If you’re miserable in one city, you’re probably going to be miserable somewhere else.

The Weekly Huckberry Giveaway: August 19, 2016

Last week’s winner was Ryan from Boston. He chose the Shelter Hoodie by Aether. My Picks This Week Another week, and another great knife introduced to us by Huckberry. Civilware’s knives are Made in the USA with high-quality stainless steel and disaster-proof G10 fiberglass for the handles.

Here’s How to Get Creativity Bursting Out of Your Eyeballs

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); You don’t need me to tell you how important creativity is. Suffice to say that if you want to compete in the modern workforce you can’t afford to be robotic. People who think like robots are being replaced by… robots.

Kids Expedit work table

IKEA items: 2 – 1×1 EXPEDIT cubes Our 3 kids needed a playroom. They also needed a space where they could draw, work, or just snack and at a square table, they just kept getting in each other’s space. I used a 3/4″ thick piece of scrap wood (pine I think). 8′ long by 17″ deep.

8 Reasons Why Women Are Better Than Men at Business

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I know, I know. It’s a bit controversial but if you’re a man reading this, you can hold on to your sock suspenders for a moment and try not to get your boxer shorts in a twist.


Siiiim, o Buddy Valastro, apresentador do programa Cake Boss esteve em São Paulo/SP e mostrou porque é o confeiteiro mais querido de todos *-* O dono da Carlo’s Bakery esbanjou simpatia na entrevista que cedeu pra gente ao apresentar seus doces na loja AMPM, do posto Ipiranga. Muito obrigada, Buddy!

How to Remove a Leech

Typically found in freshwater environments, leeches are tiny monsters come to life from a science fiction movie. Shaped like worms but equipped with suckers and teeth, they attach to your skin with one goal in mind: suck your blood. The danger in removing one of these little blood lovers comes from the bacteria that’s housed in their stomach.

5 Goal-oriented Ways to Learn to Code

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How to Make a Leather Sheath for a Hatchet

Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Michael Magnus.  There is incredible gratification found in building something from raw materials. Turning a finished project over in your hands, appreciating the craftsmanship and what you learned while doing it, recalling those sentiments every time you use it…handmade objects have a certain sense of energy to them.

Hickory Trickery

IKEA items used: Besta TV Stand with lacquered drawers and mesh panels, wooden feet and stainless recessed door handles. Hickory faced 3/4 inch thick plywood was purchased and cut to size in a specialty wood shop. Red oak edge strip was used for finishing edges.

The least glamorous part of organizing

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. A significant uncluttering and organizing project can be exhilarating. You can see huge progress, and things that bothered you for a long time can find solutions. But then there’s the ongoing maintenance: putting the toys back in place, dealing with the mail, etc.

How to Write a Competitive Analysis for Your Small Business (With Template)

Running a small business can be highly competitive. At least, it feels that way to majority of small business owners, according to a poll from the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB). 53% describe it as highly competitive, while 28% see it as competitive.

How to mount the GRUNDTAL magnetic knife rack on glass splashback

I needed to free up some bench space and got all excited about the GRUNDTAL magnetic knife storage.

4 Motivational Triggers to Get You Started Right Now

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); We all get stuck in a rut every once in a while. Sometimes that rut is too deep to climb out of, and procrastination doesn’t help.