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Get Rich Slowly

By J.D. Roth

Podcast #217: The Importance of Having a Tribe

In many modern, Western democracies, individualism reigns supreme. The goal of life is to be a man who marches to the beat of his own drummer and is unencumbered by others. Individuals who prefer tribalism or group belonging are either looked at with suspicion or disdain.

My Personal Fat-Loss Plan

By Leo Babauta I think I’m not the only one among us who wants to lose fat. I’m embarking on a 2-month fat-loss plan, and I thought I’d share it with you in case you’re interested. Some background: when I started this blog, almost 10 years ago, I was overweight but had already made a lot of progress in losing that weight.

Lack Hifi Rack

Built with: 3x Lack tables, 8x Ekby Stödis bracket, 4x Rill casters, Fixa screws, (still to come: cable management with “fixa cable management set”. 1) Assemble two Lack tables. 2) Stack them and glue them together with a third table top as the base. 3) Place 10-20 kg weight on the construction and wait for the glue to cure. 4) Screw 8 Ekby Stödis brackets at the points where the table legs

3 Keys to Building a Successful Writing Career

Habit. If you want to be a writer, you first have to write. You can sit down and free write. You can write first and edit later (or “write drunk, edit sober” as the saying goes). You can use a timer and write for 50 minutes every morning or you can plan to write 500 words before going to bed. If it works for you, that’s what matters.

The ALGOT Radiator Cover

Ikea items used: EKBY LERBERG 11” shelf bracket (1) ALGOT shelf 23” x 15” (2) BRANÄS Basket Ikea CD drawers (discontinued) I recently moved into a cozy apartment in Brooklyn, which like most pre-war buildings in the city, has its share of heavy, antiquated radiators that were covered in aluminum paint.

The Weekly Huckberry Giveaway: July 15, 2016

My Picks This Week It’s time for Huckberry’s summer clearance sales! If you need tees, short-sleeve button-ups, sandals…now’s the time to stock up. The muted, earthy tones of the Rivieras make for a great summer shoe no matter what you’re wearing. Check out those and more in Clearance Shoes. Huckberry teamed up with Iron & Resin to create some awesome graphic tees.

15 Budget Worthy Smart Home Improvements

Giving our homes a makeover is often limited to a paint job, changing the drapes, or reupholstering the couch. But a facelift should not be reduced to a beautification project. Renovation should also be about making homes safer and smarter. Times have indeed become more dangerous, and home security is something all homeowners should take very seriously.

NHÁ BENTA GIGANTE (NO MICROONDAS – 2 INGREDIENTES)

Marshmallow, chocolate e um microondas: estes são os três itens básicos para fazer a nossa Nhá Benta GIGANTE *-* A crosta é moldada em uma embalagem descartável (assim como na receita do Bombom Gigante de Morango, lembra? ). Você pode servir com bolachas, parecendo S’mores! O post NHÁ BENTA GIGANTE (NO MICROONDAS – 2 INGREDIENTES) apareceu primeiro em Blog do Bom Gosto.

The Complete Guide on How to Roll Up Your Shirt Sleeves

When the mercury is on the rise, so are your shirt sleeves. You can’t be going into work in t-shirts or even short-sleeve button-ups, so you’re left with rolling the sleeves of your nice dress shirt in order to stay a little bit cooler.

How to Escape a Rip Current

Churning, swirling, sucking swaths of water, rip currents are a scary experience for anyone unfortunate enough to be caught in one. Often inaccurately called riptides, rip currents are formed when ocean waves get forced between obstacles — like coral reefs, sandbars, piers, or rocks — on their way back out to sea.

Limited Time: Get a Free Guide to Online Business

Link: Ramit’s “Ultimate Guide to Online Business” (Free) Every day I hear from new readers who pick up The $100 Startup, especially around the world as it continues to be published in more and more languages (22 at last count). The world of people interested in creating personal freedom through entrepreneurship continues to grow.

Happy striped Tote bag

IKEA items used: SIGNE rug As soon as I saw Signe rugs in IKEA, it lit a lamp in my head, this would make a cool and happy tote bag! I remembered I had old bamboo handles that I could use, so I bought one rug. The bag construction is really simple.

Tackling major projects

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. Your to-do lists probably include many small tasks, but it’s likely that you also have some big projects you would also like to get done: getting in better shape, organizing your home, writing a book, planning a vacation or a major event, etc.

KVARTAL light rails

I made this hack from 3 pieces of rails. 1 Tramrail slice of 2 cm thick. 1 Trainrail slice of 2 cm thick. AND 1 KVARTAL curtainrail from IKEA 120 cm long. The idea was to put 3 pieces of rails together and call it railsrailsrails. Inside the rails I placed 2 strips of LEDs.

Saying No As Much As Yes To Enjoy Life More

Most of us, women in particular, have a hard time saying no. We don’t want to disappoint anyone, especially not the people we love. As a result, we end up putting everyone else’s needs ahead of our own. When put on the spot, we feel like we have to give an answer immediately. We get flustered and end up saying ‘yes’ when we really shouldn’t.