30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself - StumbleUpon. When you stop chasing the wrong things you give the right things a chance to catch you.
As Maria Robinson once said, “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” Nothing could be closer to the truth. But before you can begin this process of transformation you have to stop doing the things that have been holding you back. Here are some ideas to get you started: Stop spending time with the wrong people. – Life is too short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you.
Update: Read our follow-up to this post: 30 Things to Start Doing for Yourself Photo by: Rob Brucker Related 20 Things to Stop Letting People Do to You Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you. April 13, 2014 In "Happiness" 20 Bad Habits Holding Good People Back A change in bad habits leads to a good change in life... May 3, 2012 In "Aspirations" 28 Ways to Stop Complicating Your Life Life is not complicated. January 8, 2012. Sony Nextep Computer Concept for 2020 by Hiromi Kiriki & Yanko Design - StumbleUpon. In 2020 We Can Wear Sony Computers On Our Wrist Our present need for internet connectivity is so profound that secondary devices like the Nextep Computer are bound to happen.
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Use a fast shutter speed and you can capture all kinds of strange expressions on your dog’s face. You can find the rest of the photographs in the series here. Shake (via Photojojo) Image credits: Photographs by Carli Davidson and used with permission. Media & Ultimate Garages - StumbleUpon. Atmospheric - StumbleUpon.
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We guarantee you’ll be uttering those words more than once at these ingenious little tips, tricks and ideas that solve everyday problems … some you never knew you had! (Above: hull strawberries easily using a straw). Via: apartmenttherapy.com Rubbing a walnut over scratches in your furniture will disguise dings and scrapes.
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