Julie Beltran

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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

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 …

Snickerdoodles To Biscotti: 18 Heavenly Holiday Cookies

‘Tis the season for giving, but you may have a hard time parting with these delicious holiday cookies. Happy baking!<p>1. Chocolate Fudge Crinkles<p>Crisp and powdery on the outside, and soft and fudgy in the center: if you can imagine what a brownie would taste like in cookie form, this is it. GET THE …

This Cat And Dog Love Travelling Together, And Their Pictures Are Absolutely Epic

Avid hikers Cynthia Bennett and her boyfriend adopted their dog Henry back in 2014. At first Bennett was going to pick a golden retriever mix, but …

10 Wake And Take Breakfast Recipes

Here are some easy recipes for dishes that will help you kickstart your day.<p>Getting back into the school swing of things can make mornings a bit grueling, but a delicious homemade breakfast can ease the pain. From Zucchini Muffins with Chocolate Chips to Raspberry Jam Bars, these grab-and-go …

Breakfast

Banana Bread Recipe

This version of banana bread is the only one I make now. It is perfect - tender, flavorful, and it works every time. It isn't your typical quick …

16 Healthy and Easy Ways to Use Overripe Bananas

On the one hand, bananas are incredibly convenient: They come naturally pre-packaged in a protective peel, they're cheap, and they're available …

Breakfast

20 Clever Map of USA Craft Ideas [easy]

Wondering what to do with your Map of USA that are probably lying around your home? Try these beautiful wall art ideas to accent your home. They’re …

Wall Art

FREE Sashiko Embroidery Patterns - Set 1

01 of 10<p>Eight FREE Sashiko Patterns to Stitch - Set 1<p>Sashiko is a form of Japanese folk embroidery using a form of the running stitch to create a …

14 Most-Pinned High-Protein Recipes on Pinterest

If you're looking for some exciting, new, high-protein recipes, Pinterest has you covered. In addition to housing many healthy breakfast, lunch, …

Stop Spending A Fortune On Expensive Nut Butters And Make It At Home With These Easy Recipes

So easy and delicious!

Dessert

Getting out of Auto: Understanding the metering modes on your camera

Metering modes allow a camera to determine how much light there is in any given scene, and how much there should be. However, the way the modes …

How to Stop Facebook Game Requests/Invites Notifications

There are lots and lots of features available on Facebook for which you receive notifications. But many of them are of no use for you and you get …

How to do a free background check online

Suppose a new guy — let’s call him Bobby Smith — moves into your neighborhood. Even before his moving van is unpacked, Bobby introduces himself. He’s friendly and good-humored, and he says you should come over for a barbecue sometime.<p>But there’s something “off” about him, so you decide to find out …

Social Media

How to Clean Your Sewing Machine: Get Smoother Sewing & Fewer Repairs

This is one article we like to bring back often because it's <i>so important</i> to be nice to your trusty sewing machine. Do you know the number one thing …

Sewing

Simply Easy & Free Crochet Flower Patterns

Nothing is much better than the things of daily use made with the person’s own hands; those who have the skills should never waste them and should …

Yarn

6 Ideas For A DIY Power Generator In 2017

The ultimate goal of every respectable prepper is to get off the grid completely and live a free, happy and fulfilling life, enjoying nature and the …

How to Make Tomato Sauce in the Crockpot

Crockpot Tomato Sauce Recipe<p>Updated August 18, 2017<p>Enjoy homemade tomato sauce without all the work. This crockpot recipe requires no peeling, …

13 tips every iPad owner should know

iPad

Slow Cooker Soup Recipes

Soup Recipes for the Slow Cooker and/or Dutch Oven<p><b>Note from FlyCrew</b>: This is a wonderful assortment of soups (I can smell them cooking already!) Some …

Food Preservation

Crochet pompom

Pompoms are very popular these days. Actually they are everywhere.<p>On hats, on scarfs, on neck warmers, on mittens, on toys. They are enhancing the …

Salty Popcorn Top 20 Movies of 2016 | Salty Popcorn

Salty Popcorn Top 20 Movies of 2016<p>And so it is another fine movie year draws to a close. I present to you my TOP 20 MOVIES OF 2016. This year’s list …

Time I

Whip up Your Own Ranch Dressing

Ranch Dressing Recipe<p>Even Like Better Than Store-Bought<p>Updated January 03, 2018<p>When you try this cheap and easy recipe for ranch dressing, you'll …

Needlework Terminology: Surface Embroidery

Grab your morning cuppa and let’s have a chat about surface embroidery!Terminology can be a huge source of confusion for beginning embroiderers, and …

Sewing

How To: Arm Knit Blankets and Scarves and Wraps...Oh, My!

This Christmas all the little nieces and nephews get hand crafted gifts. Most of last week was devoted to making them. Which makes a DIY arm knit …

Knitting

6 Healthy One-Pot Breakfasts to Make Ahead and Eat All Week Long

This article originally appeared on Extra Crispy<p>Mornings are busy enough without worrying about what you should make for breakfast. Let’s be real: If …