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By Brett Kelly

How to Be More Productive From Anywhere in the World

I’m lucky to work remotely. I’ve cracked open my MacBook and started writing all around the world, from a beach in Thailand to a bar in the French Alps.

20 Excellent Reasons To Join A Yoga School

Have you ever wanted to join a yoga school? There can be many different reasons why someone would register to a yoga institute. Their reasons may be different and personal in nature but a yoga teacher training should always be thought of as an inward journey. There are a number of benefits and reasons to take part in a yoga course at a yoga school.

All Courses Reduced to $3 for Cyber Monday!

This Cyber Monday, instead of stocking up on material things, why not invest in learning some valuable new skills?You can do that by buying any course on Envato Tuts+ for just $3 on Monday, 28 November 2016.

The Mental Habit of Feeling Rushed & Overwhelmed

By Leo Babauta As we dive into the holiday season, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed, rushed, even irritated by family members and others around us. I’d like to encourage you to try a mindfulness practice. Here’s the practice: Notice each time you feel rushed, anxious or overwhelmed. Try to develop an awareness of it throughout the day. The sooner you can catch it, the better.

How to Carve a Turkey: An Illustrated Guide

The holidays are a time for traditions, celebrated by family and friends gathered around crackling fireplaces and tables full of festive dishes, including massive, crispy-skinned turkeys. The act of carving the turkey tableside is a tradition that goes back generations and has both symbolic and practical roots.

The 5 Internet Marketing Trends That Will Dominate in 2017

It’s that time of the year again. We gaze into our crystal balls and foresee the future marketing trends of the online milieu (relying on the past successful ones, of course) and hope we are not wrong.

Podcast 92: Leave Something Unsaid, an Interview with Manoush Zomorodi, and a Retroactive Demerit.

It’s time for the next installment of  Happier with Gretchen Rubin. Update: In episode 75, two listeners asked how to help their Rebel sweethearts land a job, and one reported back — job secured!

50+ Stocking Stuffers For Women

We’ve been putting together an annual gift guide since 2008.

Unitasker Wednesday: Golden Goose Egg Scrambler

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. All Unitasker Wednesday posts are jokes — we don’t want you to buy these items, we want you to laugh at their ridiculousness. Enjoy! I love to eat eggs. Hard-boiled eggs make a healthy, low-fat, easy-to-eat snack.

Hackers Help: Can I easily shorten the KOMPLEMENT drawer runners?

Photo: IKEA.com Hi, I’m planning to retrofit an existing wardrobe with Komplement drawers. Unfortunately the cavity is only 53cm deep, so the drawers for the 58cm Pax do not look like they will fit – or will they, ie.

Are You A Good Guest? A Quiz From 1944

Editor’s note: This excerpt/quiz is taken from a magazine published in the 1940s.  Personal relationships and social contacts are acknowledged to be important to successful living.


IKEA items used: IKEA SPONTAN magazine rack This must be the easiest, hack ever! I am searching for a long time for a solution for my sneaker addiction… I’ve got almost 30 sneakers… but where to put them? This idea just came on… the Spontan magazine rack was already hanging there… so I looked at the wall, just bent over the metal magazine holders… and it fit! My shoes are size 42

18 Brainstorming Rules to Help Inspire More Creative Ideas

Brainstorming can be a great way to generate a lot of ideas in a short time. Along the way, if it’s done right, brainstorming can also help to build helpful connections among your team members.

11 Ways Parents Can Help Children Do Better In School

Do you dream of your children shining in school? Do you want your kids to do better with schoolwork? You can do your share in helping your children improve their academic performance. Here are some tips you can implement to increase the chances of success in school. Remember that miracles don’t happen overnight.

How to Use a Chronograph and Tachymeter on a Wristwatch

In our guide to men’s wristwatches, we discussed “complications” — the various extra features on a watch that go beyond just telling time. Two of the complications that you’ll often see on racing or pilot watches are a chronograph and a tachymeter. They certainly make your watch look cool, but they’re not just for looks.