Category: Miscellaneous

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Jan 29

What to Do with A Vinyl Music Collection

Equinox Album Cover by Styx

I’m trying to clean out stuff I’ve been saving for years in boxes and plastic totes, and I’ve unearthed my vinyl record collection. My Facebook friends advise me the albums are, for the most part, worthless. I can’t vouch for the records’ quality. I have a record player that I bought in 1978, but I …

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Jan 02

My Three Words for 2016

Three Words 2016

Start. Practice. Create. These are my three words to live by in 2016. The Three Words practice is an alternative to New Year’s resolutions. Instead of listing goals, I’m choosing three words to guide me, to act as themes for projects throughout the coming year. There’s nothing wrong with goals, but choosing themes creates a …

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Jan 23

How to Get Started: 5 Anti-Procrastination Tips

Mark Whittaker looks for motivation with his cat

I get stuck a lot. In fact, I’ve been stuck for about an hour trying to figure out what to write for my fifth entry in the Your Turn Challenge. Lucky for me the challenge organizer prepared some daily prompts to help us get started. Today’s prompt: What advice would you give for getting unstuck? …

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