Brittany Carter

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Renewable energy operations drowning in sea of cheap oil

Just as alternative energy enterprises were beginning to take off and the world is demanding a switch from fossil fuels, along comes cheap oil, …

We Taste-Tested and Ranked 8 Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Everyone’s got their go-to chocolate chip cookie recipe, but why settle for a good recipe when you can have a reputation as that girl who makes the …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Complete Vector Design Toolkit: 1000s of Quality Resources

The Complete Vector Design Toolkit: 1000s of Quality Resources <b>Just $29</b><p><b>Deal Expired</b> $29<p>Who this deal is for:<p>Graphic designers Scrapbookers …

National companies seek to stop solar deal struck in Maine

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine's rooftop solar installers and the state's major utilities have set aside long-standing differences to strike a deal they …

7 Unsung Habits of Highly Respected Managers

I used to be skeptical of people who claimed that they loved their jobs.Upon graduation from college, the sum total of my “relevant” work experience …

Chickens and Permaculture Garden Design - Homesteading and Livestock

<i>Jenni Blackmore presents a highly entertaining, personal account of how permaculture can be practiced in adverse conditions, allowing anyone to learn</i> …

A New, Efficient Solar Material Could One Day Roll On To Windows

Perovskite might be able to replace silicon as the material we use for solar panels. And it could change the way we get power from the sun.<p>It took silicon-based solar panel technology 30 years to reach an efficiency of 21%. At the end of 2015, a new kind of solar material hit that milestone in a …

10 Must-Read Books For the Modern Entrepreneur

If you want to build a bigger business, you need to invest in yourself.<p>It seems like every year the world gets busier.<p>I often find it a challenge to find the time to catch up on emails, make the time for breakfast, and still catch a good night's sleep.<p>Reading has always been an important hobby of …

What's for Dinner: 6 Pasta Dishes So Easy, They Almost Cook Themselves

<i>Hey, Kim here! While I'm on vacation, please welcome one of my all-time favorite food bloggers to Glamour Living. Fair warning: You're going to be hungry before the end of this post! xx</i><p>Hi, ladies! So excited to be bringing some of my favorite recipe ideas over to <i>Glamour</i>! Before we dive headfirst …

The 100 best leadership and success books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

"We chose books to help people plan for their futures and/or deal better with their present," said Chris Schluep, senior books editor at Amazon.com. "The same book won't work for every situation, or every person, so you'll see titles sitting beside one another that might not normally share shelf …

Help Make 2016 the Year of the Postcard

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>A year ago, I wrote a <b>blog post</b> about my longtime postcard obsession.<p>I asked our readers to join me in helping keep the iconic form of travel correspondence from going the way of the Mastodon with a call to action: Send us a postcard from wherever you are, at home or abroad, …

Postcards

A Blueprint For A New Plastics Economy That Eliminates Waste And Pollution

A new report looks at ways to mitigate some of this damage. It calls for a circular economy around plastic (a “New Plastics Economy”) where more …

15 Awesome Things You Can Do With Oatmeal

What if we told you that you could lose weight, lower your cholesterol and reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes for as little as 13 <i>cents</i> per day? You …

Best science fiction and fantasy books of 2015

A year in which Kim Stanley Robinson took us beyond the stars in Aurora and David Mitchell embraced his inner geek in Slade House<p><b>Vote:</b> What was your favourite book of the year?• <b><br>Best of culture in 2015:</b> see this year’s cultural highlights, chosen by the Guardian’s writers and critics<p>As per that …

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7 Quick And Delicious Dinners To Make If You Have No Free Time

Fast and tasty doesn't have to mean time-consuming.

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Modern open-plan home in Jackson Hole reduces construction waste with six prefab units

Chris Pardo Design: Elemental Architecture teamed up with Method Homes to make a sprawling prefab home in breathtaking Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Set in …

10 Brilliant Business Books You Can Read To Find Your Shortcut To Success

Achieving financial success is not something that just happens. Maybe if you win the lottery or something, but for the average person like you or me, …

People in grass houses: Hempcrete is the ultimate green building material

In the Founding Fathers’ day, hemp was used to make rope and “unsightly” (according to Thomas Jefferson) clothing. It could now return to its roots …

Hemp

Pasta recipes: the best quick and satisfying dishes

Pasta is the ultimate storecupboard staple. With just a handful of ingredients and a bag of pasta, you can whip up a simple, satisfying and delicious meal in minutes.<p>These recipes will inspire you to get a little more creative with pasta, whether it's to impress a crowd or for a cosy TV dinner for …

Solar-powered hospital heals patients with sustainable design in New Zealand

Good design can make people healthier and nowhere is that more true than in hospital design. The Kathleen Kilgour Centre, designed by Wingate + …

Sustainable Design

Renewable Fuel From Sunlight & Carbon Dioxide & Microbes & Algae &...

<b>Published on</b> June 16th, 2015 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>48<p>Renewable Fuel From Sunlight & Carbon Dioxide & Microbes & Algae &…<p>June 16th, 2015 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>We were …

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9 Ice Cream Cupcake Recipes That Are Better Than A Whole Ice Cream Cake

Photo credit: How Sweet It Is, A Pumpkin & A Princess<p>Ice cream cakes, no matter how simple, have the ability to stir up lots of nostalgia. They're associated with birthdays, summer, and zero responsibilities -- a trifecta of the best things in life. There isn't much that can top the magic of an ice …

Homemade Limoncello: A Step by Step Guide

I'm normally a parenting writer/blogger but since every parent needs a good drink, from time to time, I've taken up DIY limoncello. I get asked for my recipe all the time - so here it is.<p><b>What is limoncello?</b><p>Limoncello is an Italian lemon liquor, produced mainly in Southern Italy (but now made and …

Old electric car batteries will have a big future. Here's why

Finding a way to reuse old electric car batteries has been a longtime goal for the auto and clean energy industries. Now, after years of research, …

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makes 12 Servings<p>Active Time: 90 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Though the dough can be temperamental, layer after delicate layer will convince you: Making this pastry is worth the effort.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>dough<p>2 tablespoons (30 g) European-style butter (at least 82% fat), melted, slightly cooled, …

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7 Green Building Materials That Will Blow Your Mind

When you think about greenhouse emissions, you probably imagine large factories, spewing enormous quantities of volatile gases. In reality, large …