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How to Build a Garden That Grows Forever

It keeps growing and growing and growing...<p>Connor Stedman, an agroforestry specialist and ecologist at garden design firm AppleSeed Permaculture, uses a farming practice called permaculture that exploits natural relationships between plants to create a long-lasting garden that will grow without …

Gardening

5 Ways To Make Learning to Fly More Affordable

It's not out of reach.<p>Maybe you've always wanted to be a pilot, but heard that you needs tons of cash to do it. Well, that's not entirely true. Yes, learning to fly takes money, but if you're smart, it can be accomplished on a budget that's more akin to what an avid golfer spends on tee time than …

Cessna

How to Build a Table with a Concrete Top

The look and durability of natural stone—the cost and simplicity of concrete<p>Most of us think of concrete as a practical material, but it’s also one …

How to Tie 7 Basic Knots | The Art of Manliness

For centuries, knotsmanship has been passed down from generation to generation. It’s an essential skill whether a man desires to hit the high seas or …

Home Defense On A Budget: 20 Inexpensive Tips

Home defense is a part of self-reliance that we all deal with on a daily basis, and self-reliance is the king of all things DIY …

Self Defense

Fill Your New Kindle, iPad, iPhone, eReader with Free eBooks, Movies, Audio Books, Online Courses & More

Santa left a new Kindle, iPad, Kindle Fire or other media player under your tree. He did his job. Now we'll do ours. We'll tell you how to fill those …

3 Steps You Can Take Right Now To Build Confidence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Use your Mirror</b><p>When I tried this initially it did feel a bit awkward the first few times but it really is a dose for confidence and if practiced …

Showcase Built-In Bookcase Plans

Turn a bland wall into a showstopper for $300!<p>Stunning projects usually carry a stunning price tag. Not this one. It requires only common 2×6 framing …

Conquer Cold With DIY Hand Warmers

Keeping warm with chemistry<p>Cold weather makes for cold hands—unless, of course, you have a hand warmer. Don’t waste money on those cheap disposable ones. Instead, use kitchen chemistry to make your own reusable versions.<p>When vinegar and baking soda react, they form a compound called sodium acetate. …

DIY: No-Fuss Bonsai for Beginners

While there is no such thing as an effortless bonsai, we are making progress.<p>The rules have changed since bonsai revolutionary Kenji Koyahashi …

The Insanely Tough 10-Pound Dumbbell Workout

Who says iron has to be heavy to get a good workout?<p><i>Men's Health</i> fitness advisor BJ Gaddour can overhead press 100-pound dumbbells and make it look easy. But that doesn't mean he won't use light weights too.<p>"Ten-pound dumbbells can challenge your muscles and cardiovascular system in ways that heavy …

Workouts

I Fixed My Broken iPhone Screen, and You Should Too

Replacing a shattered display might seem like too intimidating a project for a novice DIYer, but you can do it. Hell, I did. RELATED:10 things you didn't know your iPhone could do.Apple iPhone 6: The Popular Mechanics Review.<p><b>I'd like to say I was surprised when I shattered</b> the screen of my iPhone …

9 Things Everyone Should Know About Chainsawing

A fallen tree can become a tangled mess. But with the right gear and techniques, you can quickly and easily turn it into next year's fuel.<p>A fallen tree can become a tangled mess. But with the right gear and techniques, you can quickly and easily turn it into next year's fuel.

Woodworking

6 Things To Know About Working With Reclaimed Wood

Sometimes salvaged lumber's best qualities can also be its most infuriating. Chris Behm, cofounder of End Grain Woodworking in Detroit, has you covered.<p>(Photo by Mint Images - Tim Pannell/Getty Images)<p><b>1.</b> One end of your 2 x 4 could be wider than the other. Or the board is warped. Or a portion could …

Woodworking

Wild and Loud Sex

What does it mean when she moans like that? Find out here<p>It started like most college hookups: Laura saw Ray at a frat party. He was quick to compliment her smile—and her ass. A few red Solo cups later, she was back at his apartment, clothes flying off. And that’s when things got weird. The fun, …

Sexual Health

The Art Of Pallet Wood Flooring

<b>NOTE: This blog and photos may not be shared or reproduced without the express written consent of A Building We Shall Go!</b><p><b>Copyright 2013 A Building We</b> …

Make Your Own Concrete Planters

1 of 13<p>Let Spring Blooms Add Color Contrast<p>Concrete planters are made using a small container and a large container as molds. How far you push in the …

How-To: DIY Hammock Chair

Stitch up a perfect spot for summer relaxation with this DIY hammock chair tutorial that Rachel shared on A Beautiful Mess!<p>I’d love to spend the afternoon lounging in this chair and reading my favorite book, wouldn’t you?<p>Want to make one? Head on over to A Beautiful Mess to get started.<p>As crafters …

Why Are Some People More Prone To Mosquito Bites?

And by "some people" I mean me. Why is it that an evening stroll leaves me feeling eaten alive while my companions are left blissfully …

5 Flirting Fails You Make Every Weekend

You've got the charm, but can't seal the deal. Ditch these tricks from your pickup playbook<p>Another Friday night, another fresh chance to charm her pants off—only to leave the club disappointed. If you haven't had much luck luring the ladies lately, maybe it's time to reassess your seduction …

Relationships

How Do I Drop Pounds Fast?

You've got flab, we've got solutions<p>Our fat-fighting experts answer 9 common weight-loss questions.<p><b>1. I like my beer but not my belly. How many calories can I drink in a day?</b> Budget calories much as you budget money. It's one part of your decision-making pie. (Mmm ... pie.) If you're on a …

Fitness

How to Have Multiple Orgasms

Yes, it's possible. It just takes some practice.<p>It's possible to have multiple orgasms if you're a guy — it just takes some practice<br>• If you learn to control your ejaculation, you can have multiple non-ejaculatory orgasms<br>• The orgasms won't feel quite as strong as ejaculatory orgasms — but if you want …

Wellness