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Double your harvest: Grow a ½ ton of food in 200 square feet from one planting

Joybilee FarmHow to grow strawberries and asparagus in the same bed and double your yields without chemicals Strawberries and asparagus are natural …

Practical Permaculture – Planting Under Fruit Trees – Part 2

“Different” – Hamnett Place Community Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – Cherry trees are a tough plant in companion planting, the sticky sap commonly seen …

How to Make Custom Plywood Storage Boxes

Storage boxes are my favorite decorative tool for bringing calm and organization to the most disordered of shelving scenarios. If you’ve been stumped …

Woodworking

Farmers Are Using Flamethrowing Tractors to Get Rid of Weeds and Pests

During the frigid winters growing up, I always thought that, instead of shoveling snow, it would be so much cooler if I could just melt it away with …

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

RVs

29 Cute DIY Garden Crafts You Can Make for Your Outdoor Space – Page 11

21. Easy Homemade Glowing Garden Planters<p>DIY Project Details: sweetandsimpleliving.com<br>Add an element to your garden that you can enjoy after the sun …

Insect Hotels: Encourage Beneficial Native Insects to Check into Your Garden – Organic Gardening

Why would you want to offer lodging to insects, you ask? As organic gardeners, drawing in beneficial insects as pollinators is a great way to …

Gardening

X Is For Xylem.

<b>Xylem</b>.<p>Xylem is a scientific term for vascular plant tissue that transports water and nutritients from the roots to other parts of the plant. Wood is …

Woodworking

5 Investing Apps That Make Money Without You Thinking About It

It's time you got a rounding-up, socially responsible, Wall Street-occupying investment app.<p>Making money without thinking about it has never been …

Demi Lovato's Cheeky Coachella Swimsuit Will Have You Reaching for Some Ice Water

Demi Lovato is doing Coachella the right way — soaking up sun in a sexy one-piece that will make you turn up the A/C. The singer is definitely no stranger to a hot, hot, hot swimsuit — she rocks them all the time, and this high-rise one-piece is absolutely no exception.<p>Demi's halter-neck navy suit …

A Dutch 'boy genius' said he could get the ocean to clean itself. Turns out, he's right.

<b>In 2012 — when he was just 18 — Dutch inventor and entrepreneur Boyan Slat gave his first TEDx Talk about cleaning up the ocean .</b><p>In his talk, he laid …

Pollution

Here's every class of ship in the US Navy

The US Navy is the most powerful group of ships, carriers, and sailors on Earth.<p>The Navy is older than the US — founded in 1775 as the Continental Navy — and is currently made up of 430 ships and submarines. It's been involved in more than 10 major wars, and combat has taken the Navy all over the …

Military

Unraveling the Legend of Polybius, the Most Dangerous Video Game of the 1980s

For several decades, a creepy urban legend has circulated in the darker corners of online forums devoted to vintage video games. The tale goes that …

Custom DIY Adjustable Drawer Organizer for Utensils and More

Don’t we all have a dirty little secret that looks like this in our kitchen? A drawer that is just a mess.Or maybe this… what once was organized is …

DIY: A Stylish, Modern Wooden Pegboard

After admiring Julie’s wooden pegboard from Germany (as seen in <i>Remodelista: The Organized Home</i>), I hinted to my husband, Chad, that it would make a …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Marketing

Simple DIY Wooden Storage Chest Plans + Tutorial

Hey guys! It’s Shara here from Woodshop Diaries and I’m excited to bring you a fun build today! Who couldn’t use more storage? Especially if you have …

Woodworking

The Wild Pizzas of Southern Italy Have to Be Seen to Be Believed

A restaurant critic and two chefs go on a pie-in-the-sky adventure to find exactly how far you can stretch the idea of pizza.<p>When do dough, tomato …

Italy

34 Old-School Fishing Tips for Today’s Anglers

For 35 years, H.G. “Tap” Tapply was a mainstay in the pages of <i>Field & Stream</i>, writing the hugely popular “Tap’s Tips” column. Each month, he served …

Get All Dark And Broody With Emo Dad

Most Emo kids are misunderstood by their parents, who see Emo as nothing but a moody phase they're going through, but Emo Dad feels their angst and …

How To Grow Cucamelons – The Most Exciting Fruit You Can Grow This Year

While most Americans have never heard of cucamelons, this fruit is definitely one you’ll want to know a lot more about. Also referred to as “Mexican …

21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates

If you want to work for Jeff Bezos, you're going to have to answer some tough questions first.<p><b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b><p><b>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b><p><b>Questions about</b> …

How to Earn Passive Income: 15 Ways to Consider

It's hard to beat passive income. Instead of toiling for it, you can sit back and let the money flow in. Here are 15 examples of how you might …

Personal Finance

Artist Turns Old Snow Shovel Heads Into Whimsical Winter Scenes

When tools get old and rusty they end up sitting in the back of our garage or tool shed for years before they're thrown out like trash, but where …

Sculpture

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list<br>• The 100 best novels written in …

Books

DIY Wood Burning Hot Tub

Think you can’t enjoy a hot tub because you’re living off-grid? Check out this beautiful wood burning hot tub.

Freelance Writing Jobs, December 14, 2017

Who wants more work?Here’s your list of freelance writing jobs from home – and on-site – so you can expand your client base.Freelance Writing …

Employment

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every DIYer.<p>If you don't yet own one, this guide explains ways …

Using Your Suggestions to Improve the Miter Saw Station

The 7 best military commanders of all time, according to Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte is one of the greatest military commanders of all time.<p>He brought Revolutionary France back from the brink of destruction with his Italian campaign in 1796 and 1797. He made a fool of Czar Alexander I at the Battle of Austerlitz in 1805. He encircled an entire Austrian army and …

World History