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The Best Place to Camp in Each of the 50 States

Ready, set, camp.<p>Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing and …

10 Tips to Help Your Houseplants Survive Fall & Winter

With end of Daylight Savings near, you're not the only one anticipating (or rather dreading) the harshest months of the year. Pretty soon, your …

9 Incredible Images to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing for the Weekend

I don’t know about you, but it’s been a long week.Now it’s time to look forward to the weekend and some relaxing time spent with my camera!Last week, …

Gardening 101: Pole Beans

Pole Beans, <i>Phaseolus vulgaris:</i> “The Beanstalk”<p>Pole beans are simply a vining cultivar of edible beans. Both bush and pole beans have several options …

Gardening

10 Dinner Party Entrees You Can Make for Under $20

Low-key Friday dinner parties are a highlight of my entire week. But when my wife and I tried to tighten our budget recently, I combed through our …

Cooking

Recipe: How to Make Shanghai-Style Soup Dumplings

A few years ago, I was living in LA and taking regular trips to the San Gabriel Valley, home to hundreds of restaurants serving regional Chinese food (among other cuisines). With friends in tow, I’d drive into the parking lot of whatever dumpling house living legend/noted food writer Jonathan Gold …

9 Buddha Bowls to Stay Healthyish This Year

We’ve said it before: Bowl food rocks. Seriously, mounds of veg, protein, and greens, usually drizzled with some delightfully creamy sauce... how …

14 Tips For Incorporating Shiplap Into your Home

Farmhouse style decorating has been on the rise ever since the beginning of HGTV’s show Fixer Upper. Hosts, Chip and Joanna Gaines, take houses from …

The only healthy meal plan you need this year

Breakfast:<p>Sweet-potato fritters with poached eggs and avocado<p><b>Alice Liveing says:</b> “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so it’s important …

8 Nerdy and Nice Present Wrapping Techniques

From packages that are electric to interactive wrapping paper to paper hand-stamped with Lego bricks, here are some of our favorite, perhaps a bit nerdy, wrapping projects that we’ve featured on <i>Make:</i>. If you have any special, particularly obsessive wrapping techniques you want to share with us, …

5 Pastry Chefs on How They'd Doctor Up Boxed Brownie Mix

Swap the water with coffee, and more genius ways to one-up Betty Crocker. Sorry, Betty. Still love ya.<p>If I had to measure out my life in boxes of Betty Crocker brownie mix, I’d have enough boxes to build a fort out of and never have to “pay rent” again. <i>Looks wistfully out window.</i> Because boxed …

Dessert

Modern Wall Hooks With Cute And Quirky Designs

They’re practical, easy to install and extremely versatile. We use them to hang our coats, bags, scarves, to organize our jewelry and to keep things …

Add Impact and Drama to Your Landscape Photos with These Easy Composition Techniques (VIDEO)

Marcus McAdam is a professional landscape photographer from one of the world’s most picturesque locations—Scotland’s Isle of Skye, which offers …

15 Pretty Christmas Luminaries

Luminaries make gorgeous decor pieces all year round, but few things look as whimsical and holiday appropriate than the light of a Christmas themed …

35 Simple Ways to Lose Weight

By Helen West<p>To lose weight, you need to eat fewer calories than you burn.<p>However, reducing the amount of food you eat can be difficult in the long …

Nutrition

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Start packing.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior data scientist at the University of …

22 Genius Things Everyone With A Small Apartment Needs To Own

The littlest changes make the BIGGEST difference.

Origami-Inspired Animal Lamps That We Create From Paper

The idea came to life last Winter when Hugo surprised Teresa with two rough versions of paper models – a penguin and an owl – each with a lamp …

Crafting

Furniture made from recycled newspaper has brick-like strength, marble finish

An upgrade from cardboard certainly<p>Sometimes designers make furniture out of paper and leave nothing to the imagination—just look at these lumpy lamps and stools. But such is not the case with a new furniture series from Netherlands-based designer Woojai Lee, who’s managed to transform paper into a …

Furniture

110 Pumpkin Decorating Ideas For An Awesome Halloween

What’s Halloween without pumpkins? These cuties are everywhere during this time of the year and it would be a real shame not to take advantage of the …

How to build a bed frame with drawers | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step project is about <b>how to build a bed frame with drawers</b>. Building a bed with drawers will create a significant storage space for your …

This Is the Most Pinned Wedding Food on Pinterest

Ask any guest what their favorite part about a wedding is and they'll most likely (and without shame) tell you, "THE FOOD!" Is that really a surprise to any of you? While the vows and first dance are unbelievably moving, us mere humans tend to think in terms of our stomach first, and heart second. …

A Little Fabric, A Dream, and A Talented Professional: Breathe New Life Into Furniture with Custom Upholstery

My Grandmother Carrie had the same furniture from 1936 until 2006. For sixty years she lived with, cared for and reinvented quality pieces that are still timeless today. (I know because now I now have much of her furniture in my home!).<p>Carrie was also a talented designer and seamstress and at the …

Hear me now? 'Strong signal' from sun-like star sparks alien speculation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Astronomers engaged in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) are training their instruments on a star around 94 light years from Earth after a very strong signal was detected by a Russian telescope.<p>An international team of researchers is now examining the radio signal and its …

Astronomy

NASA just released 1,035 new images of Mars — here are some of the best

But scientists use such a range of photographing techniques that the planet can end up a rainbow of colors.<p>NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter started circling the planet in 2006, and since then its camera has been busy capturing gorgeous — and scientifically valuable — images of Mars.<p>That camera, …

Fantasy Football 2016: Early Mock Draft and Rankings Before Training Camps

We're nearing the end of July, and you know what that means. Soon, a barrage of emails will fill your inbox (or, if you're a fantasy football league commissioner, you'll begin blowing up everyone else's inboxes) urging you to get ready for your upcoming fantasy draft.<p>Fantasy team building really …

Fantasy Football

Non-Toxic House Plants For Children, Cats, and Dogs

Non-Toxic House Plants For Children, Cats, and Dogs<p>Updated on February 28, 2017<p>Houseplants Should Be Chosen With Care<p>Any plant can be dangerous when …

Gabion garden ideas

Gabion fences are wire mesh baskets filled with stones. Gabions can be used for many purposes in the garden: for benches, external environment of the …