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Everything You Need to Do the Summer Before College: A Checklist.

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Yet another random pearl. Gardening. Organization. Bartender. Hair and makeup. Putting together a wardrobe. Sleeping. 7 Lessons From 7 Great Minds. Have you ever wished you could go back in time and have a conversation with one of the greatest minds in history?

7 Lessons From 7 Great Minds

Well, you can’t sorry, they’re dead. Unless of course you’re clairaudient, be my guest. But for the rest of us, we can still refer to the words they left behind. Even though these great teachers have passed on, their words still live, and in them their wisdom. I’ve made a list of seven what I believe are some of the greatest teachings by the world’s greatest minds. 1. “If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” - Lawrence J. In order for us to achieve our dreams, we must have a vision of our goals. Action: Visualize a life of your wildest dreams. 2. “It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, “Always do what you are afraid to do.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson The best way to learn something is to dive right in to it.

Action: You must define your fears in order to conquer them. 3. “All that we are is the result of what we have thought. 15 Tested Tips for Creative Efficiency. Wise Bread Picks Creative pursuits and efficiency don't always seem to go together; in fact, our age-old wisdom tells us that in order to be truly creative, we need wide open swaths of time, unbounded by other obligations like work, kids, and the need to get dinner on the table.

15 Tested Tips for Creative Efficiency

(See also: Fun and Cheap Ways to Get Creative When You’re Bored) Then there's real life, which includes work, kids, the need to get dinner on the table…little things like that which won't go away. Life won't be put on hold while we decide to get creative. So what's the answer? I'm writing this right now with my third child snuggled up next to me. How to Think Like a Genius. Edit Article One Methods:Metaphorming: The Official "Think Like a Genius"® Method There are many ways to classify a genius.

How to Think Like a Genius

But if you look at the historical figures whom most people would consider geniuses, such as Albert Einstein, Leonardo Da Vinci, and Beethoven, you can see one thing they all share in common: they were all able to think in a way different from the mainstream, and thus made connections that no one else did. Based on that pattern, this article will address some of the ways you can think like a genius. Ad Steps <img alt="Think Like a Genius Step 1 Version 3.jpg" src=" width="670" height="503">1Love learning.

<img alt="Think Like a Genius Step 6 Version 3.jpg" src=" width="670" height="503">6Think differently. 25 Ways to Be a Better Person Today.


Money Money Money. Ready to see my mystery office desktop?

Money Money Money

The one John and I have been working so hard on for the past few weeks? And learn how we did it? I mean, I know *I'm* excited. Here, I'll ease you in slowly. It all started.... And it became... Ta-DA! Ok, that's not the best shot. Oooh. Now, on to the photo-intensive tutorial/progress shots! First, if you want your top to have any shine to it, you're going to need to polish up some of the pennies you're using. Fill your bowl about a quarter of the way with pennies, pour in a little Tarn-X, and then swish and shake the bowl around over the sink (in case of splashes) to evenly expose the coins to the liquid.

Brooke and Maggie's Pearl of DOOM 1.

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New sorting pearl. Survive and escape. Recipes. Art. Self improvement. Interior design/archetecture. Education. Tools. Books and quotes. Writing. Poetry. Excercise.

  1. marthslara Oct 29 2011
    Good work many of your pearl are very interesting and well selected. Thanks
  2. dydyt023 Oct 12 2011
    Good quality of pearls you have!
  3. blakelylaw Jan 7 2011
    Love your categories & finds. I'll be back!