Christopher Roberts

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Where to find the best free stuff online

Why pay?<p>The internet is brimming with freebies—you just need to know where to look for them. There are a lot of sites that offer free items—but there are also a lot of scams. We've handpicked the most trustworthy sites and apps for you to turn to, whether you're hunting for a sofa or a smartphone …

Freebies

13 Dietitian-Approved Snacks From Amazon You Need in Your Cabinet

Loading up on healthy snacks can help you lose weight. After all, if you're fully stocked with healthy options, you're less likely to hit the work …

Snacks

12 Modern Books That Will Become Classics, According To People On Reddit

There are certain books that feel almost inherently "classic." <i>To Kill A Mockingbird. Catcher in the Rye. Moby</i> freaking <i>Dick.</i> But do you ever wonder …

Books

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

25 Easy Vegetarian Weeknight Dinners — Recipes from The Kitchn

When we hear vegetarian dinners, you know what comes to mind? Luscious veggies, tender beans, rich broths, flavorful sauces, and great textures. …

Healthy Eating

Sharpening Angles for Kitchen Knives

Our favorite kitchen nerd, Alex of French Guy Cooking, did a video recently on knife sharpening. Along with learning how to sharpen a knife, Alex also got a lesson in how many opinions there are when it comes to knife sharpening. In addressing some of that, he created this video describing knife …

Kitchens

20 Healthiest Foods on Earth

Some foods pack more nutritional punch than others, and these 20 offer the most health benefits pound for pound of all food on the planet. They not …

Forget Photoshop—Edit Your Photos With These Top Free Photo Editors

13 Free Photo Editors<p>The Best Free Photo Editors Out There<p>Updated May 03, 2018<p>These free photo editors are the best of the best and will get you just …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

Weekly Penny

1. Cord-Cutting Explodes: Never Pay For Cable Again<p>This brilliant device allows you to watch new movies and TV without a monthly subscription. We all …

Mother's Day Cards That Say What They Mean

Most of the Mother's Day cards sold in stores say something generic by design, because it's hard to appeal to the masses with a message created for a …

Mother's Day

How to Sew: Six Basic Hand Stitches

Hand stitching is sometimes seen as a lost art, and while that may be true, it’s not entirely accurate. Hand stitches are as useful and pertinent …

Sewing

Make Your Own Tiny, Paper V8 Engine With These Plans

But beware. It won't be easy.<p>Aliaksei Zholner is an amazing papercraft technician. He's built tiny, functional paper engine after tiny, functional paper engine, each one somehow smaller and more impressive than the last. If you were curious how he did it, or are keen on following in his footsteps, …

Paper Craft

How to make your own bath bombs

Bath fizzies for all your holiday gift needs<p>Everyone loves baths. Bath bombs—those delightful chunks of good-smelling stuff that explode into colorful fizz in your bathtub—are therefore an awesome gift on any occasion. But they can get a little pricy. If you buy ingredients in bulk and make a mess …

Cleaning

Alton Brown's Recipe For Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix

Everybody loves having a steaming hot mug of cocoa during those cold winter months, but over the years the convenience of always having instant hot …

Dessert

7 easy dog toys you can make for your BFF

Maybe your dog de-squeaks and de-stuffs toys in the time it takes you to barely get them unwrapped. Or maybe you just want to give your buddy a …

The Hidden Wonders of Our World's Oceans

There’s much more to our world’s oceans than what's at the surface. Deep-sea scuba divers can only safely dive about 100 meters below the water, but …

Rhode Island

The Colonel's Nephew "Accidentally" Revealed KFC's Secret Recipe

KFC has been crowing about their secret recipe of 11 herbs and spices for decades, and the few people who claim they found the secret recipe later …

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance<p>Updated on March 30, 2018<p>What is a Multimeter?<p>A digital multimeter or DMM is a …

14 New Lawn and Garden Tools You Need This Spring

These tools and tool sets solve problems, simply tasks or make working outside more enjoyable. Get the tools you need to be ready for spring.<p>When the weather warms up and it's finally time to work outside again, be ready with new tools that will let you kill weeds with fire, keep your wheelbarrow …

Stainless Steel

Euclidean: A Game of Geometric Horror - Trailer 1

YouTube

The Mystery of Devil's Kettle Falls

When water goes down a hole in the earth and doesn’t come out anywhere that anyone can find, where does it go? It’s a deep and dangerous hole that no …

The Problem With Laundry Detergent Pods - Consumer Reports

Since single-load laundry detergent pods hit the mainstream market in early 2012, two things have become clear: The product is a convenient, often …

The Average Day over Time

(<b>John Atkinson/Wrong Hands</b>)<p>Cartoonist John Atkinson has a theme: he creates charts showing how things change over time, such as the typical song, the …

JCLU

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DIY Pepper Spray

Have you always wanted to make pepper spray?I dont know about you, but I have. After convincing myself it would be too expensive, I figured out how …

Oil Prices Changing the Face Of Global Geopolitics

In a documentary that aired recently on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s popular The Fifth Estate program, an allegory of Vladimir Putin was …

Basics: How Not to Solder

While there are a great many guides that teach you to solder (here is one fine example), we have found that there is a surprising lack of guides to …

Arduino