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Build a $300 underground greenhouse for year-round gardening (Video)

<b>Can't afford a glass greenhouse? Check out how to build your own underground greenhouse for cheaper and for growing veggies 365 days a year, even in</b> …

Gardening

Two-Hour Table

You’ve heard the old joke: A thing can be built fast, good, or cheap — pick any two of these qualities. Well, I like fast, good, <i>and</i> cheap. With this table I wanted all three.<p>I wanted an enduring shape with tapered legs that would age gracefully, hold plenty of weight, and weigh no more than a …

Earthbag Building Index

Building with earthbags (sometimes called sandbags) is both old and new. Sandbags have long been used, particularly by the military, for creating …

Herb Pesto Stuffed Grilled Flatbread

When life gives you lemons, make apple juice! I have somehow always lived by this motto. Sometimes, it is just not possible to make this anomaly work …

How To Grow Your Own Garlic

Since garlic at the market is usually pretty cheap and available year-round, it doesn’t occur to many people to grow their own. But garlic is a …

How to Build a Pergola for Backyard Shade - DIY

<i>Keep your cool under a pergola that brings beauty and comfortable outdoor living to your property.</i><p>June/July 2013<p><i>By Steve Maxwell</i><p>Bountiful sunshine …

For $10, Convert Your Smartphone into a Microscope with Photo and Video Capabilities

[Update – 10:43AM 10/29/13] We actually built one of these $10 microscope stands. Take a look at the photos we took using it to see how well it works.<p>…

17 Quotes That Will Help You Discover Your Life's Purpose

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Where to Find Fish When Temperatures Start to Drop

If you're looking for fish other than the fall mainstays, use this guide to locate five popular species when the temperatures start to</i> …

DIY Drying Racks - How to Build a Drying Rack for Food Preservation

Rise and shine: the daily routines of history's most creative minds

One morning this summer, I got up at first light – I'd left the blinds open the night before – then drank a strong cup of coffee, sat near-naked by an open window for an hour, worked all morning, then had a martini with lunch. I took a long afternoon walk, and for the rest of the week experimented …

Fishing Central My First Mystery Tackle Box

ALL<p>FRESHWATER<p>Posted Aug 26, 2013<p>As a shore angler, I love to experiment with new baits and lures, so when I stumbled upon some Mystery Tackle Box …

Fishing

Crew Releases 49 Marlin in One Day

A family aboard the sport-fisher <i>Wave Runner III</i>, fishing off Virginia Beach, recently released 49 <b>white marlin</b> in a single day, qualifying as one of …

Fishing

Japanese Pickled Ginger (Gari) Recipe

We are in the season of young ginger. Tender, mildly spicy<br>and gorgeous to look at, the creamy hands are making their way to Asian<br>markets. I saw super …

New to This Whole “Maker” Thing? Great!

As much as the headlines like to focus on 3D printing, robots, and new manufacturing companies, there’s actually a more important trend happening in the maker movement: accessibility. Even (and especially) if you don’t consider yourself a maker or tinkerer.<p>The tools and services are evolving at a …

8 Easy Organic Growing Tips That Anyone Can Follow

Posted on September 1, 2013 by in beginners with 0 Comments<p>On Monday, I talked about the rivalry between organic gardeners and the regular old pests. …

Make Your Own Wood Butter to Keep Your Wooden Utensils and Furniture Looking Lovely

Wood utensils aren't too difficult to care for. but over time however, even the best wooden spoons, bowls, cutting boards, and even furniture like …

Garlic Bread with Fresh Herbs & Argan Oil

Track & Trace<br>Just after mixing this recipe together, when I am about to jump into the shower, the doorbell rings. Since it is 08.05 AM I decide …

DIY: How to start a community seed bank

Urban food gardens are popping up all over the world, and with good cause: as food prices continue to rise and the very real issues of GMO …

Video: Russian Diver Tries to Pry His Hand Free From a Monkfish Maw

Anyone speak Russian? Because I would love to know what the guys in this video clip are saying.<p>Truth be told, little seems to be known about where …

EZ-Make Oven

The poor incandescent light bulb — the very symbol of having a bright idea — is endangered. It’s being phased out all around the world: Brazil and Venezuela (since 2005), European Union (2009), and soon in the United States (2014). Granted, efficient CFL and LED lights produce more light with far …

Do You Stop Fishing for Trout When Water Temperatures Get Too High?

Many of our cold water fisheries out here in the West have a bit of a problem as of late. We have less water, more people using it, and hotter …

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Category:Fishing knots

The BassFishin.Com Fishing Line Guide

With the myriad of lures and techniques today, an angler needs to be well informed on which line types and sizes are most effective for various …

Fishing Central Dropshotting With The JP Hammer Shad

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Fishing Central Hybrid Lure

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