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35 Genius Life Hacks Everyone Should Know, Especially #18. Notes from the Universe Cards. This is a deck of 60 Notes from the Universe cards that will help remind you of life’s beauty, your power, and that you are never, ever alone.

Notes from the Universe Cards

Each Note was specially chosen by Mike Dooley from the over 2,000 he’s written so that the deck could speak to every unique step on your daily journey. Comfort, inspiration, relationship advice, enthusiasm, humor, and so much more, are all couched within the carefully crafted words of the Universe. This gold-gilded deck of cards contains the best of the best Notes, and the packaging befits the precious contents with sturdy walls, gold colored interior lining, precision cut thumb grooves for easy opening, and gold foiled cover title, pure elegance inside and out! What started in 1998 as an email sent out weekly to 38 addresses has since blossomed into today's Notes from the Universe, sent to half-a-million daily subscribers. Each package contains 60 beautifully illustrated cards. 30 Beautiful Doors That Seem To Lead To Other Worlds.

Most doors are hopelessly mundane, but they don’t have to be; they can also serve as meaningful symbols of portals between worlds or between different aspects of our lives.

30 Beautiful Doors That Seem To Lead To Other Worlds

When we set out to create a list of beautiful doors around the world, we were surprised to find just how many truly amazing doors there are out there that have been decorated with beautiful craftsmanship and artwork. The door is probably the single part of a building’s exterior that people will interact most frequently with, so if you want a building to look impressive up close, there’s probably no better way to do this than by having a beautiful door.

Burano, Italy Image credits: John C. 55 Historic Photos Got Colorized. It Changes Everything. Even if you’re a history buff that is well-versed on historical events, these photos might change how you feel about certain moments in history.

55 Historic Photos Got Colorized. It Changes Everything.

A Redditor gathered together a group of cleverly edited historic photos; seeing these blew my mind. They’re not digitally altered to the point of ruining the photo, they are simply colorized. Somehow, just adding color to some of these incredibly iconic images makes it seem entirely different. These images seem less impressive or historic when they appear so modern (although you may feel differently when you see them). The women seem more beautiful and the men more important in these photos. If only they had modern recording technology back then… Source: Reddit Did history look quite the way we picture it in these colorized photos? Share these enlightening photos with others by clicking below. 300+ Mind Expanding Documentaries. Source: www.diygenius.com | Original Post Date: January 12, 2014 – I watch a lot of documentaries.

300+ Mind Expanding Documentaries

I think they are incredible tools for learning and increasing our awareness of important issues. The power of an interesting documentary is that it can open our minds to new possibilities and deepen our understanding of the world. On this list of mind expanding documentaries you will find different viewpoints, controversial opinions and even contradictory ideas.

Critical thinking is recommended. Watching documentaries is one of my favorite methods of self-education. 5 of the Fiercest One-Liners in History. DIY Outdoor Seating. We finally finished our outdoor seating!

DIY Outdoor Seating

Here's the before and after photo. When I first learned about this awesome cinderblock and wood outdoor seating on Curbly, I was so amazed at how simple and ingenious this design was. We followed this tutorial Cinderblock outdoor project. 30021113.gif (500×715) How to hack your body language for better interviews.

Research interviews go best when participants feel comfortable and confident — they’re more verbal, more willing to explore, and more willing to play along.

How to hack your body language for better interviews

So when an interview isn’t going well, I check for signs of low status in the person I’m interviewing and adjust my body language to make them feel more in charge. (These techniques come from improv theater classes I took many years ago in San Francisco. In addition to learning about “yes and,” listening, and teamwork, I was introduced to the important concept of status — and how body language communicates high and low status.) How to spot signs of low status If you’re interviewing someone (for research purposes or otherwise) and see these symptoms, the other person is probably feeling low status and not giving you their best possible participation. Some techniques to boost status and confidence Lower your own status.

Why Procrastinators Procrastinate. PDF: We made a fancy PDF of this post for printing and offline viewing. Buy it here. (Or see a preview.) pro-cras-ti-na-tion |prəˌkrastəˈnāSHən, prō-| noun the action of delaying or postponing something: your first tip is to avoid procrastination. 24 Invaluable Skills To Learn For Free Online This Year. Unfuck Your Habitat. 29 Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier. See The Photos Of What Death Row Inmates Requested As Their Last Meals. 10 Things Real Men Do. ~ Janne Robinson. 1.

10 Things Real Men Do. ~ Janne Robinson

Feel There seems to be some wild misconception that men shouldn’t talk about their feelings, but the real men I know feel. Rather than repressing their emotions, they talk about their feelings.