John Christner

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Building a Child Sized Kayak from a Single Sheet of Plywood

There is a beautiful spring fed lake near my sister-in-law’s house where she takes her kids swimming. No powerboats are allowed. I design and build wooden kayaks for a living and I judge all bodies of water by their potential for kayaking. Diamond Lake is a very nice lake.<p>When my oldest nephew was …

Vive la France! Build a Tall Wooden Planter

Bonjour mes amis! As a DIY blogger, I am constantly looking for inspiration for my next project. Last year I created this amazing planter based upon …

Starter Kit: Internet of Things

DIY Oxidized Copper Painting

Old Fashioned Sour Cream Donuts

In a small bowl sift together the cake flour, baking powder, salt and nutmeg.<p>In a large mixing bowl beat the butter and sugar together until well …

Homemade Honey Butter Recipe

Notes<p>If you don’t have time to let your butter come to room temperature, just microwave it for about 8 seconds until it just begins to soften but …

Oil-Free Waffle Iron Hash Browns

<i>Crispy on the outside, tender on the inside, these waffle iron hash browns contain one ingredient: potatoes!</i><p>For years, my daughter’s favorite …

Snickerdoodle Milky Muffins!

Whoahhhh~~ I can’t say these are the best little treats I’ve ever had, because I always say that, but in my defense, I do always mean it at the time …

10 Stylish, DIY Kitchen Countertop Projects

Creating your own countertops may seem intimidating — but we've rounded up 10 stylish DIYs that demystify the process. Your kitchen will look …

Irish Apple Cake with Custard Sauce

Are You following me on Pinterest? If not, I’d love to have you join in on all the fun 😉 Click HERE to see my boards!<p>This year I’m really into …

10 Easy Ways to Bring Beach Style to Your Landlocked Home

Coastal style is more than a home decorating trend; it's a bright and breezy feeling that many of us associate with some of our fondest memories. …

Kids Crammed In? 10 Great Ideas for Your Kids' Shared Bedroom

Wondering how to fit three or more kids into one bedroom? Between beds, toys, books, and clothes, finding room for everything can be a challenge. …

15 Clever Uses for the Space Under the Stairs

Creative solutions, ranging from sneaky storage to an extra bathroom, tackle the home's trickiest triangle.<p>Stealthy Storage<p>1/16<p>Every home can use …

How to Make Chalkboard Paint

Chalkboard paint has so many uses, both practical and playful, but it comes at a price and selection can be limited. Get all the fun for less by …

Everything You Need To Know About Adding Solar Panels At Home

<i>Christine Tusher, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Solar-powered homes were a rarity as recently as a decade ago. But a plethora of federal and local tax incentives along with increasing worries about climate change have made them commonplace.<p>Installing solar panels can decrease your household’s carbon footprint …

Mecia's Jello Cheesecake

A very nice lady I know brought this deliciously light unbaked cheese cake to a pot luck supper many years ago. I could have easily eatten the whole …

Homemade Sports Drink

About 8 months ago, DIY Natural community member Peggy shared her recipe for homemade Gatorade with us. I kept telling myself I would try this out, …

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Wendy's Chili Copycat (With Video)

<b>This recipe is for the Wendy's chili lover in you. Say what you will, Wendy's really makes some spectacular beef chili. It's one of their signature</b> …

Simple Amish White Bread Recipe

<b></b><b><br>Simple Amish White Bread Recipe is a simple recipe that creates a soft and tender, slightly sweet white bread. It is so easy, it is nearly a no-fail</b> …

Copycat Texas Roadhouse Rolls

<b></b><b><br>Texas Roadhouse bread rolls are one of the most sought out copycat recipes. Well my friends, search no more. Our best Texas Roadhouse Copycat Bread</b> …

Copycat Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits in 20 Minutes (With Video)

<b>Copycat Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits</b> are easier AND tastier than a box mix! This recipe is so easy, it only takes one bowl, one whisk, no baking …

Spicy Grilled Corn

<b>Welcome to TSRI's Summer</b> <b>Grilling</b> <b>Celebration!</b> We hope you had a great long weekend. We had a fantastic barbeque with our favorite Southwestern flavors …

Milk and Honey White Bread

I ran out of my normal store-bought bread today and decided I was going to pull out a recipe I have been working on for a while and finish it. Well, …

Olive Garden Copycat Alfredo Sauce (NEW VIDEO)

<b>The decadent creamy Alfredo sauce from Olive Garden can now be enjoyed in your own home with this scrumptious copycat recipe loaded with cheese,</b> …

McDonald’s Copycat Fried Apple Pies

<b>Visions of McDonald's RETRO Fried Apple Pies have been dancing in my head. Remember those from the 80's? Crisp flaky, heavenly pie crust oozing with</b> …

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cocktail

<b>SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE FOR RECIPE</b><p>Happy Thursday Slow Roasters! Welcome to Ladies Night here at The Slow Roasted Italian. Tonight I am …

Fiery Salsa

Happy Hump Day! Its "The Happy Hour" here at The Slow Roasted Italian every Wednesday we bring you fantastic dishes you would find at happy hour.<p>This …

The Ultimate Three-Cheese Lasagna Soup in Just 30 Minutes

More by Donna and Chad<p>Have you ever loved a dish so much that you want to eat it every day? Everyone who knows me can attest to my favorite dishes:</b> …

Honey Glazed Baby Carrots

One of the few veggies that Mr. W likes to eat are carrots. So, using some of the fresh honey that my friend gave me, I decided to switch it up a …