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The Simple Dollar

By Trent Hamm

7 Positive Ways to Deal with Regret

If you’re like me, each year you count down how many months it is until your birthday. Another year means you’re another year older.  While that’s a cause for celebration, it also means reflecting back on what you’ve done in your life. Funny things happen when more time passes.

Luis von Ahn on Learning Languages, Building Companies, and Changing the World

“The [common trait in] people that we have noticed are best at learning a language is that they have no trouble sounding stupid.” – Luis von Ahn Luis von Ahn (@luisvonahn) is an entrepreneur and computer science professor at Carnegie Mellon University.

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Truque: como fazer o OVO POCHET sempre dar certo!

Para quem não conhece, o ovo pochet é cozido em água e sem casca! O resultado é um ovo parecido com uma nuvem, bem suave… Porém, esse cozimento é complicado: a gema pode vazar e a clara facilmente perde sua forma.

A Primer on the Ax: How to Choose the Right Ax for You

Last month we started a 3-part series on what is arguably the greatest and most versatile tool man has ever created: the ax. In our first installment, we covered the history of the ax and why/when you might choose to use one over a chainsaw, as well as offered an overview of the different kinds of axes and their anatomy. After reading that primer, you may have decided it was time you got an ax fo

Released today! NEVER TOO BUSY TO CURE CLUTTER (and another awesome giveaway)

Pre-order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. I am so excited to announce that today my latest home organizing book Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter hits bookstores in the U.S.! I absolutely adore this book. It is practical, simple to use, and full of great ideas to get your home life organized.

UPPLEVA Clutter Management

How often have you had this dilemma – the desire to add more gadgets to your home but not wanting to compromise on aesthetics? The lady-boss would almost always agree to having wireless mirroring of her instagram gems on the big screen and fuller sounds when watching her favourite movies.

Perpetually cleansing? That’s about right. The 80/20 rule of living your life and cleaning it up.

My friend and I were talking about “cleansing”. The juice cleansing, cleansing minds, cleaning up thought forms, cleansing your space…“Jeezus. When am I cleansed enough already?” he lamented.

Inspired by Strangers: How to Talk with People While Traveling

This is a traveler case study. (Read others or nominate yourself.) We all meet people on the road—it’s part of the fun of traveling. But for Marc Smith, his meetings on the road are especially intertwined with the trip itself.

7 Smart Ways to Exercise At Work

Many will find that desk jobs mark the end of their perfect stomach. Sitting around won’t boost your heart rate, and your lunches will start to turn into inches around your waistline. The occasional plate of donuts in the breakroom aren’t helping, either. But how much can you possibly move when the majority of your work involves staying still? You may be surprised.

How to Write a Winning Business Proposal

If you run a business, you need to know how to write a business proposal. Whether it's a web design proposal, a graphic design proposal, a copywriting proposal, or some other type of proposal—it needs to be good. Your clients want to see a description of how you'll help them. A well-written business proposal shows them what they need to see.

LÄTT Play Kitchen

IKEA items used: LÄTT Children’s table and 2 chairs and small TROFAST box and lid When a roller shade popped off of the window frame and poked a nice, ugly hole in our LÄTT children’s table, I really thought this wonderfully cheap table set has seen its last meal (I’d already spend some considerable effort reinforcing the chairs, after my weight broke though the cheap fiberboar

How to use a balance transfer card for holiday debt

Have you received your credit card bill for December yet? If so, you’re not the only one. As this Federal Reserve Board chart shows, Americans accumulate about $30 billion in credit card debt in the last quarter every year – and then attempt to pay it off in the first quarter of the New Year. The problem is they rarely succeed at paying off the entire balance.

16 Rules That Lead You To Happiness

Admit that developing your skills and growing emotionally are not the first things in your agenda, if they are even there. Life is full of events and responsibilities; days go by very fast. Many of us forget to work on our physical, emotional and spiritual state.

The Ultimate List of Hobbies for Men: 75+ Ideas For Your Free Time

In the days of old, leisure time was not thought of as a chance to “veg out,” but as an opportunity to pursue one’s passions and interests — an outlet for the sides of a man that were not stimulated in his professional vocation. Hobbies were deemed important for the way in which they can strengthen every part of a man’s life.