Kiel Jaunté

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Onsen Bath Towels

You know what you want from a towel, but they rarely deliver. The Onsen Bath Towels, however, check all the boxes that matter. Each one is …

Expert Advice: 10 Tips to Get Your Garden Ready for Spring

Waiting for spring can make you as antsy as waiting for Christmas when you were a kid. Will it ever get here? And then it arrives suddenly…and …

Think you missed the Dow 20,000 party? If you have a 401(k), you likely benefited

Do you have Dow 20,000 envy?<p>Take heart, you might be richer than you think.<p>You may have wished during all the hype over the Dow Jones industrial average hitting 20,000 that you had been buying stocks.<p>But you may actually own stocks without knowing it. If you've been dutifully putting a little money …

Titanium Vegetable Peeler

Hardly the most glamorous of kitchen gadgets, the humble vegetable peeler is nonetheless a necessity. This Titanium Vegetable Peeler is designed to …

Gardening 101: Grape Hyacinth

Grape Hyacinth, <i>Muscari</i>: “Needs a Firm Hand”<p>With a striking resemblance to budding hyacinths—in miniature—grape hyacinths need to be carefully placed …

A guide to sowing seeds

I am interested in starting some seeds myself this year and would like some advice on how to do this.<p><i>— Jennifer Doerr, Wheeling</i><p>Growing plants from seed is a great way to start gardening earlier in the season and access plant varieties you cannot find in a garden center. Try starting out simply with …

Challenge Yourself With Some Simple DIY Storage Ideas

A well-organized home is also a comfortable one. Having enough storage for everything offers a really nice sense of accomplishment and only in time …

Lofree Keyboard

Mechanical switches. Round keycaps. Everything about the Lofree Keyboard reminds you of a classic typewriter. Except the connection. Able to pair …

11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books. I read about history, physics, science, health, world travel, space exploration, the ocean, fitness and mathematics. I read bestsellers, classics and unknown authors. However, the underlying foundation …

TAG Heuer Carrera Heuer-01 Black Ceramic Watch

Decked out in a stealthy matte black, the TAG Heuer Carrera Heuer-01 Black Ceramic Watch is the sleekest version of the company's signature …

How to Sweat Copper Pipe

Ready to take on more complex plumbing jobs? Learn this technique of creating leak-proof joints.<p>Photo: istockphoto.com<p>For DIYers eager to take on …

DIY

Skid Wooden Chef Knife

With a body of wood that's seamlessly married to an extremely sharp blade, the Skid Wooden Chef Knife elevates this essential kitchen tool to the …

Kitchens

Meet the Windows 10 PC that fits in your pocket and costs under $200

Smartphones are almost like carrying a portable computer — but there is some computing that still work better on a desktop or laptop. For those times, pick up the Ockel Sirius B Windows 10 Pocket PC, which puts all the power of that standalone computer in your hands at a moment’s notice. You can …

Shinola Runwell All Black Watch

As stealthy as it is sophisticated, the Shinola Runwell All Black Watch is a versatile timepiece that looks great with anything... as long as there's …

Game on! Nintendo's Power Line returns this weekend only

Back in ye olden days, before we had the internet to help us find every video-game hint or song lyric or movie trivia answer, we had to turn to less-tech-savvy options. Somewhere I probably still have the paperback book that showed me how to master the Pac-Man mazes on my Atari 2600. I'll sell it …

Xiaomi launches its Magic Mouse 2

Xiaomi didn't hesitate taking <i>inspiration</i> from Apple's MacBook for its Notebook Air a few months ago, it's certainly not shying away from following …

Kootek Self Defense Flashlight

Combining a flashlight, a knife, and a hammer all in one, the Kootek Self Defense Flashlight is about the only tool you'll need to keep with you. …

Allbirds Wool Runners

Designed with simplicity and serious comfort in mind, Allbirds Wool Runners are woven from sustainably sourced, ZQ certified New Zealand merino wool. …

Clothing

DIY Advent Calendars for the Modern Home

In December, every day leading up to Christmas is like a lil' mini Christmas with the help of an advent calendar. Whether you fancy the minimalist …

A Stylish and Affordable Smartwatch: Withings Activité Steel | Shopswell

Withings Activité Steel - Activity and Sleep Tracking Watch - Mineral Glass and Stainless Steel<p>share<p>$149.95<p>Buy from Amazon<p>I'm usually an early …

11 Super Simple Ways to Make Your House Smell Fresh

Right up there with other factors like style and cleanliness, your home's scent makes a huge first impression to guests. While the smell of freshly …

This Little Flashlight Is So Powerful It can Start a Fire and Cook Breakfast

The FlashTorch Mini flashlight is about as close as you can get to a real-life, commercially-available lightsaber. Its 2300-lumens halogen light …

Batteries

Loop Connected Photo Display

There are tons of ways to access and share your memories in your home, like smartphones, tablets, and TVs. None are quite as simple as the Loop …

You (and your wallet) will love this $30 smartwatch

Don’t believe what they say about smartwatches having to cost hundreds of dollars. The Martian Notifier Smartwatch is a wearable that’s easy on the …

10 Reasons Why Kids aren't as Tough as Their Parents

10 Reasons Why Kids aren’t as Tough as their Parents<p>There is something to be said about parenting back in the day. Parents were tough but fair. Kids …

Parenting

How to Make Roman Shades

Cut your fabric to the appropriate size.<p>For a 30-x-60-inch window, use a 32-x-76-inch piece of fabric.<p>Hem the sides of your shade fabric by pressing …

Sewing

DIY a Sleek and Modern Cat Scratcher

Having cats doesn’t mean that your house has to turn into a disaster area of toys, treats, and eye-sore cat trees and scratchers. I have two …