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The 10 Best Food Documentaries On Netflix Streaming Right Now

<b>Last Updated: April 5th</b><p>Eating and drinking are essential parts of life, right up there with breathing and sex. We’ll count on you to research the latter two items on your own, but when it comes to food and alcohol we’re here to help.<p>Below are the 10 best food documentaries on Netflix right now that …

How to Make Your Own Refreshing Summer Shandy At Home

Skip the sugary stuff and mix these refreshing concoctions instead<p>Germans discovered a big summertime secret way before Americans did. In the 1920s, beer-drinking cyclists in Munich started mixing light lagers with equal parts lemonade, and found that the resulting combination—dubbed the …

Beer

How to Build a Pallet Daybed

46K Shares<p>44K<p>2K<p>2<p>The highlight of My New Backyard patio redecorating scheme has most definitely been this pallet daybed. I really wanted a place to …

Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code for Windows, OS X and Linux hits 1.0

Visual Studio Code (VS Code), Microsoft’s cross-platform text editor for developers, hit version 1.0 today after about a year in beta. The company says more than 500,000 developers now actively use the application each month.<p>The launch of VS Code came as quite a surprise when the company first …

Who needs a kitchen stove when you have a TILLREDA

When TreeHugger founder Graham Hill built his first LifeEdited apartment, there were very few things that he did without. One surprising omission was …

The Reading Habits of Ultra-Successful People

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, "Read 500 pages like this every day. That's how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. …

To Hell and Back Again: A Day with the Marie Kondo Method

For GQ Cleaning Week, one writer descended into the fiery depths of KonMari and attempted to purge everything—clothes, books, clutter—to answer the question: Is this even worth it?<p>Chapter I: In the Beginning<p>The night before my KonMari purge, I came home to an empty apartment and an overflowed …

Modern Wooden Wardrobe DIY

I have always loved the idea of designing simple pieces of furniture that are both useful and beautiful. So when I came across this DIY, I was …

The Ultimate Guide to Habits – Peak Performance Made Easy

You’re much more likely to be successful if you change a bad habit into a better behavior.<p><b>Here’s a common example:</b> A lot of us crave something sweet …

8 critical things successful people do before 8 a.m.

Starbucks continues to grow relentlessly, with CEO Howard Schultz just announcing plans to open 500 new stores a year over the next five years.<p>Much of this growth will happen in China, where Schulz is undeterred by the recent economic slowdown.<p>While many factors contribute to Starbucks' immunity to …

Paul McCartney Calls Beatles Breakup 'Therapy Through Hell'

A new conversation with McCartney about the worst time of his life.<p><i>From the book</i> Man on the Run: Paul McCartney in the 1970s <i>by Tom Doyle, published this week. Copyright © 2014 by Tom Doyle. Reprinted by arrangement with Ballantine Books, an imprint of The Random House Publishing Group, a division</i> …

BEFORE & AFTER: An Empty Loft Becomes Warm and Inviting

A peek at one of our favorite makeovers from this week's American Dream Builders.<p>On Sunday night's episode of Nate Berkus's new show, <i>American Dream Builders</i>, we were introduced to a pair of post-industrial lofts in Downtown Los Angeles. The spaces were completely blank canvases and it was up to the …

Build an Outdoor Stove, Oven, Grill and Smoker - DIY

This DIY, wood-fired, outdoor masonry stove can be used four ways: for baking, grilling, cooking, and smoking. Whatever your cooking needs, our …

How to Run a Portable Version of Windows from a USB Drive

Ever wanted a copy of Windows you can take with you wherever you go, to use on any computer you want? It's possible: here's how to install a portable …

Free, Homemade Liquid Fertilizers - Organic Gardening

Many organic gardeners keep a bottle of liquid fish fertilizer on hand to feed young seedlings, plants growing in containers and any garden crop that …

Gardening

How to Stain Furniture

Staining wood furniture adds color and brings out the natural beauty of the grain.<p>Photo: minwax.com<p>The process of staining furniture is intimidating …

Mastering Notification Center On Your Mac [Feature]

Notification Center, introduced with OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, has quickly become an integral part of the Mac OS experience, replacing third-party apps like Growl and the like with a built-in system for notifying you of system and other events on your Mac.<p>Let’s take a look, then, at five tips and …

How to Paint Wood Furniture

Take wood furniture from drab to fab with a fresh coat of paint.<p>Photo: The Frugal Girl<p>Most anything can be transformed with a can of paint and some …

How to Change Your Apple ID Email Address

- Jul 19, 2012<p>Most people change their email address from time to time, even though it can be a frustrating process to inform everyone you know of …

Dog-I-Y: Easy DIY Mud Puppy Mittens - Dog Milk

I’m excited to share a very special Dog-I-Y with you today! Natalya Zahn, a brilliant illustrator and mom to a handsome dog named Oscar, is here …

Check Out My Awesome DIY Coffee Table on Wheels - Shanty 2 Chic

Shares 19K<p>This is my most FAVORITE build to date! I say that a lot but I mean it every time!<p>It all started when I fell madly in LOVE with an adorable …

New Shipping room - and a DIY table for you!

We have been making lots of changes at <b>Cartolina</b> and to accommodate this year's new distribution system we have had to expand the studio. We are so …

Craftsman's workbench

Building the Benchtop<p>Start by milling wood for the laminated top. You’ll need 13 pieces of maple in all, each measuring 1 3/8" thick x 2 1/2" wide x …

coffee table redo

I love junk! And my neighbor’s know it. One of those cool neighbors had a big donation pile sitting in front of her house and offered me first dibs. …

Farmhouse Table Remix {How to Build a Farmhouse Table}

<i>Wondering how you can make a Farmhouse Table on the Cheap? We took told 2 old tables and DIY’ed them into a huge, modern-meets-rustic farmhouse</i> …

Do It Yourself – Rustic Coffee Table

Let me start by saying we’re not furniture makers by any means, but I must say that this coffee table turned out exactly as I had envisioned.Once …

Bally’s Bomber – A 1/3rd Replica of a B-17G

One of our tipsters just sent us this fascinating story about The Bally Bomber, a single man’s huge undertaking that started back in 1999. It’s a …

Must-See Video: Awesome 18th Century Transforming Gaming Table by David Roentgen

Speaking of gaming tables and things that fold into boxes, here's a video of a wicked design by David Roentgen, a cabinetmaking mechanical genius …