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How To Machine Bind A Quilt

Binding. The finishing touch on a quilt, not only in the literal sense of being the final step to finishing our quilts by encasing all the raw edges …

Sewing

Treasure Hunt

Since last week, it feels like I have been sewing nonstop around here. This quilt using Bespoke Blooms fabric is the very last quilt that I had to …

Quilting

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 15 Suzy Quilts table runner - Love Patchwork & Quilting

For today’s Quilty Advent Calendar post, we’re turning our attention to our festive tables, and giving them a home-spun makeover. If you’re in need …

Garden Graffiti is Going to Be the Biggest Backyard Trend This Year

Trust us, you're going to love this.<p>If you're lucky enough to live in a place that got a burst of warm weather this past weekend, we're willing to …

Seven Ideas to Make the Most of Your Time Off During the Holiday Break

It’s easy to get sucked into the “busy” trap, stuck in a constant state of catching up. If you have a couple of days off during the holiday break, …

To deal with climate change we need a new financial system

Abolishing debt-based currency isn’t a new idea, but it could hold the secret to ending our economies’ environmentally damaging addiction to growth<p>When it comes to global warming, we know that the real problem is not just fossil fuels – it is the logic of endless growth that is built into our …

Economics

Think You Don't Like Beans? These 25 Recipes Will Make You Love Them - One Green Planet

Beans are a humble food, but they are some of the most amazing foods we can eat. Beans are economical and a great value, especially if you buy dried …

Gluten-Free

Big Solar Step: Super-Efficient System Sets Record

A new world record is making the future of solar energy look pretty bright. Researchers in Australia recently developed a solar energy system that …

Clean Energy

Charity Needs a Scientific Revolution and We Can Make it Happen

If the medical sector worked like the charity sector did, we'd still be using leeches instead of antibiotics. That's because a few hundred years ago, we collectively decided that the best way to determine what happens in reality wasn't to argue about it from the armchair, but to go out and do …

Vegan Pasta Recipes That Prove You Don't Need The Cheese

Creamy and delicious.<p>Most people think of pasta and their mind conjures up images of buttery noodles settled under a blanket of melted cheese. It's creamy and tasty, sure, but not very vegan friendly. There are many more ways to make pasta delicious, without the need for dairy or eggs.<p>Preparing …

Vegan

New hybrid solar cells generate 5 times more energy by harnessing sunlight and heat at the same time

Scientists have developed a new hybrid solar cell that harnesses the sun’s light and heat to create more energy than ever before, thanks to the …

Clean Energy

Maximizing Energy from Solar Panels on Slanted Roofs with kirigami shapechanging solar cells

Most of the solar panels in the world sit on rooftops at a fixed angle, so they miss out on capturing energy during parts of every day. Now …

Top 18 houseplants for purifying the air you breathe, according to NASA

Houseplants do wonders for a house: they breathe new life to a room, add a bright pop of color, and purify the air. Not all plants are equally …

Utility pitches solar gizmo to simplify wiring

Investor-owned utility San Diego Gas & Electric is pitching a new rooftop solar wiring device that can make it cheaper and faster for customers to …

The BEEcosystem Lets You Keep Bees as Indoor Pets

Growing bees indoors has never really been an option before, but an American startup called Living Interiors is changing that with their …

Opinion: “Why Every American Should Vote for Bernie Sanders” | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>Eric Zuesse, commenting about Thad Beversdorf’s article about Sanders’s record</i><p><i>On August 19th, the brilliant Thad Beversdorf opened by posting a</i> …

Photo Of The Day: Buddhist Monk Shares A Meal With A Tiger

Image Source: RedditFounded in 1994, Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua, a Theravada Buddhist temple in western Thailand, is also known as “Tiger Temple.” This …

Photos

The solar-panel market is ready to heat up

The solar market hasn’t been doing so hot. But the market for solar panels could start heating up soon.<p>Falling prices for industrial commodities used …

8 Simple Truths About Raising Happy, Healthy, Successful Kids

Type "good parenting" into Google and... whoa. 519,000 results to sift through.<p>Search for "parenting" in the books section on Amazon and... holy cow. 1,979 new titles. And those are just the books that have been released over the last 30 days!<p>Clearly, when it comes to "effective parenting," there's …

The Ego - Friend or Obstacle?

In your present, individual state of consciousness we identify with the thoughts and emotions that appear in our mind, so we believe that we are a …

Astrology for September 2015 by Sarah Varcas: Be Life~

"Welcome to one of the most powerful months of 2015! With two eclipses, one occurring at a Super Moon, Mercury turning retrograde, Saturn entering …

Astrology

Mayim Bialik: It's not 'trendy to be observant or religious' in Hollywood

<b>(The Hollywood Reporter) —</b> "Big Bang Theory" star Mayim Bialik believes that "it's never going to be trendy to be observant or religious in Hollywood circles."<p>The Jewish married mother of two told Fox News that she received a lot of negative attention after taking a trip to Israel. "I've gotten a …

Religion