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Stepping Stones Will Get You To Your Destination

There’s a quote that says, “Look back and see how you have far you have come through.” It’s easy for us to forget small progresses we make each day because they don’t seems to contribute a lot to what we want. However, big things could not happen without small steps we take, just like you cannot reach the top of the ladder without stepping on the rungs. Always remember, no matter how small your progress is, forward is forward. Appreciate yourself with every small progress you made and by doing so, you don’t need to wait until you look back to see how many great things you did! The post Stepping Stones Will Get You To Your Destination appeared first on Lifehack . from Lifehack http://ift.tt/2yTZp9q

These Books Can Save Your Time From All Unnecessary Fights With Your Relationship

Being in a relationship with constant fights can be tedious. However, many conflicts in relationships are unnecessary, and can be avoided easily if we understand our partners’ needs. Many people, however, overlook the need to learn about relationship. But in fact, learning relationship is paramount to a fruitful relationship; as we all come from different backgrounds and men and women are wired differently in general, without any study it is hard for us to understand, to appreciate, and to address the differences among us. Continue to read the article, and you will see several recommended books on relationships praised by many readers which will teach you how to address conflicts in relationships, avoid unnecessary fights, and eventually enjoy a peaceful and fruitful relationship. Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married By Gary D. Chapman To most of us, getting married is just another “official” step forward from our current relationship. No one would think being prepared i

Misplaced Your Items? Get This Search Party

We’ve all experienced that panicked moment, just as we leave the house, when we realise we can’t find our car keys, wallet, phone or house keys. Your mind starts racing to when you last had it and it’s a mad dash to try and locate where the item might be. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way of eliminating that feeling of misplacing your things? The Answer to Never Losing Your Items Again Tile is a clever and convenient way of locating your lost items using an app on your phone. Place your Tile on any item important to you or things you’re most likely to lose and your phone will use Bluetooth up to 100ft away from the lost item to locate it. Lost your phone? All you need to do is double press one of your Tiles to make it ring – even when you’ve left it on silent. The ‘Last Place Seen’ Feature to Help Locate Your Left Item The phone app will always track where each of your Tile’s is within the 100 ft Bluetooth radius and logs it into a map. This helps you retrace your steps

How To Take Out The Trash In Your Head

Having to pay attention, or focusing on what’s important is how we get things done, that is how we stay sight of what we need to do in order to get certain processes moving in a forward direction. However, the biggest annoyance hindering people from going full steam ahead are distractions. How do we focus when there is a never ending source of distractions surrounding us? Even tasks as a whole, that we need to get done becomes a form of distraction from allowing us to focus on the individual task at hand. The article How Do You Focus? Especially when you have lots to do by Nathan Kontny (CEO of Highrise) gives a simple insight into the development of the term ‘Priority’. Important Things You Have To Do When You Have A Lot To Do  Priority vs Priorities According to Google’s Ngram Viewer, Kontny noticed that the words ‘Priority’ vs ‘Priorities’ have changed over the years. Up until 1940, no one ever used the word priorities. “If you have ‘priorities’ how many do you have. What’s t

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Painting by Alpay Efe Artist Alpay Efe is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts, Düsseldorf, Germany. His work has been featured in shows around the world including at the Modern Eden Gallery in San Francisco, CA. You can see more of Alpay Efe’s work on Instagram .   Let Cross Connect help you find art on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook . Posted by Lisa . crss

Painting by Alpay EfeArtist Alpay Efe is a graduate of the...

Painting by Alpay Efe Artist Alpay Efe is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts, Düsseldorf, Germany. His work has been featured in shows around the world including at the Modern Eden Gallery in San Francisco, CA. You can see more of Alpay Efe’s work on Instagram .   Let Cross Connect help you find art on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook . Posted by Lisa .