5 Meta Hacks of the Week: 6/1/18

5 Meta Hacks of the Week

Last week’s 5 Meta Hacks of the Week included fun facts and how-tos. This week is no different, as I have even more to share. If any of these jog your memory for similar Meta Hacks you want to share, I’d love to hear from you here. I’d also appreciate if you forward these to any friends or family that you know would benefit, and have them sign up here.

Here’s my 5 hacks for this week.


Daniel, Founder & CEO
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1. Discover Norman Rockwell’s reference photos for his most famous paintings
Google’s Art & Culture website is a great resource for art lovers. In this article you can discover how Norman Rockwell uses reference photos for his famous paintings.

2. The original “battlestation” office
Think your iPad-driven, huge-monitor equipped, Aeron chair fitted home office is badass? Not quite. Here is how it home offices looked like 500 years ago in 1575.

3. How to get the coffee taste out of your reusable water bottle
You’ve tried soap and water, but the smell still lingers. Here’s one woman’s journey to finding the ultimate solution to cleaning reusable water bottles.

4. 30 foods that help you beat bad genes
Based on your DNA, you might have certain nutrient deficiencies. Here are the foods that can help bridge the gap. (Contributed by Scott R.)

5. How to properly set your car’s side mirrors
Many people set their side mirrors incorrectly. Here’s how to do it so you can see your blind spots. (Contributed by Will T.)