Kristi Rugg

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This Short Documentary Captures the Strange Beauty of Woodcarving

You'll never look at decorative boxes the same again<p>Meet Steven Kennard. He's a master at woodturning, the art of crafting wood on a lathe, and he is the subject of a fascinating short documentary that's produced and shot just as beautifully as his creations. In <i>Turns</i>, filmmaker Ben Proudfoot …

Documentaries

Sofa Hack: Wooden Armrest Table with Built-In Cup Holder

As anyone who’s ever made the mistake of trying to balance a full beverage on the armrest of a couch already knows, it’s a terrible idea that will probably end in both tears and an emergency trip to the hardware store to rent a steam cleaner. So, whether you’re curled up with a book or watching the …

Furniture

Would You Ever Consider Turning Your Dead Body into Compost?

Because it might become a thing someday soon.<p>Regardless of how morbid it is, we can’t help but be fascinated about what actually happens to someone’s body when they die (a lot of cool and creepy things take place, as a matter of fact). And now, a new non-profit organization is hoping to change the …

Gardening

30 Ingenious Wooden Headboard Ideas for a Trendy Bedroom

In a modern world that is dominated by shiny polished surfaces, concrete, stone and glass, the sight of decor or accessories that bring the magic of …

Geometric Laser-Cut Wood Relief Sculptures by Gabriel Schama | Colossal

<p>Working with precisely cut 1/8″ pieces of laser-cut mahogany plywood, Oakland-based artist Gabriel Schama creates densely layered wood relief …

The Simple Vegetable Gardening Cheat Sheet: All You Need to Know

With Spring coming through, it’s time to start planning for that beautiful organic garden. Let’s face it; one great way to avoid the threat of …

22 Cheap, Easy and Creative Pallet Furniture DIY Ideas That Will Inspire You

As we said in our previous DIY article about palettes these materials can be used for many many useful things. In this article we are talking and we …

Pallet Wood Project: Key and Coat Rack

<b>Products Used</b>• Micro Jig GRR-Ripper<br>• Folkart Plaid 34168 Home Decor Chalk Paint, 8-Ounce, Castle<br>• Folkart Plaid 34994 Home Decor Chalk Paint, 8-Ounce, …

Consciousness – The Unified Field

Keith R. Holden M.D, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>What follows is a theoretical explanation of how energies interact in our universe to create what we know, and …

10 stunning images show the beauty hidden in pi

Saturday -- March 14, 2015, or 3/14/15 -- marks an extremely nerdy holiday. It is the official celebration of π, the magical, mathematical and infinite constant that is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter.<p>For any circle you can imagine, if you divide the distance around the circle …

10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii

Discover our favorite activities in the Aloha State.<p>There are iconic spots in Hawaii that first-time visitors need to see to believe, but there are also the lesser known gems that the locals know are just as worthy of your time–especially on that second or third return trip. For a mix of both, add …

National Parks

The Beauty of Math! These 3D Printed Fractals Will Blow Your Mind

When I was in school, I admittedly was not a fan of mathematics. It was just something about numbers that turned me away. While my grades held up, …

Mathematics

What's the Universe Made Of? Math, Says Scientist

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Scientists have long used mathematics to describe the physical properties of the universe. But what if the universe itself is math? …

Basic Pizza Dough

Higher Perspective

Feelings are incredibly subjective. What one person experiences is different than what others go through. While we have no real way to quantify our …

Strange Stars Pulse to the Golden Mean

Nature has revealed peculiar mathematical objects that connect order and chaos.<p>What struck John Learned about the blinking of KIC 5520878, a …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Hiking

DIY Industrial Coat Rack

Hey friends!<p>I am excited to share with you an industrial coat rack I made!<p>As part of the Lowe’s Creative Ideas Blogger, I was asked to write a post …

Laura's Living Room: Ikea Billy Bookshelves Hack

<i>In case you missed the reveal, you can see that here and here.</i><p>Laura’s home already had wonderful, historic bones, but the living space could use a …

Living Rooms

The best outdoor adventures in Snowdonia, Wales

Steeped in myth, legend, and history, Snowdonia's beauty rivals that of other mountain ranges all over the world – here's how to experience it on …

Why Wood Works in the Bath

Laying a wooden floor or covering surfaces in wood used to be a decor no-no in the bathroom. But modern sealants and paints and superefficient …

21 of the Best Peanut Butter Recipes Ever

On sandwiches. In smoothies. Out of the jar. We eat peanut butter on the reg. But the one thing we need more of in our lives? Peanut-butter.<p>Here are 21 of the best peanut butter recipes ever.<p><b>No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie</b><p>Slice. Of. Heaven. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Chocolate Peanut-Butter Pretzel Bars</b><p>No bake. The …

Falls in Autumn

DIY Rustic Farmhouse Bench Tutorial

Shares 16<p>Hello from Ohio! My name is Larissa, and I spend most of my days over at my blog, Prodigal Pieces, dabbling in DIY projects. I am delighted …

Gardening Tips Pt III: Companion Planting

Have you ever noticed that everything in this life comes in or is made better by pairs? Coffee needs cream. Dark needs light. Mr. Rabbit needs Mrs. …

Gardening

Gardening in Small Spaces: Container Gardens & Raised Beds

One of the best ways to save on produce is to grow your own! If you are living in an apartment or even a house with a tiny backyard you may think …

Simple Roasted Brussels with Pears & Butternut Squash

Just when you think you couldn't love Brussels sprouts more, now you have this salty and sweet favorite winter vegetable side dish that warms your …

30 Patio Ideas to Make Your Backyard Look Incredible

Kick back under the sun with these stylish designer ideas for outdoor spaces.<p>Whether you have a porch, pool, or patio, our guide to creating a luxurious outside area will help you take full advantage of warm weather. Oh, and don't miss our top swimming pool designs and outdoor kitchens!

Landscaping

Where to Hike in 2015: North Cascades

This year’s warm start has me already thinking about backcountry trips. From the way it looks now, we may be heading for a wonderfully long[Read …

Eggplant Spinach Meatballs

Whether you serve them as an appetizer or pile them on top a bowl of spaghetti, these Eggplant Spinach Meatballs are sure to be a crowd-pleaser!