Joe Pilkerton

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7 Quotes to Stop You from Worrying About Things You Can’t Control

<i>Letting go of control… and being OK with it.</i>That is one of the greatest struggles many of us deal with on a daily basis, myself included.Because …

Review: the manual Aston Martin V12 Vantage S

<b>What’s this then?</b> This is Aston Martin at its raw, analogue best. Until now the V12 Vantage S was only offered with a sluggish seven-speed automated …

Aston Martin

How to make wood Corner Clamps!

Woodworking

8 Easy Thai-Style Dishes You Can Make at Home

You don't need a kitchen full of exotic, hard-to-find ingredients to make delicious Thai food at home.<p>Believe it or not, you don't need a kitchen full of exotic, hard-to-find ingredients to make delicious Thai food at home. Most large supermarkets carry all of the Thai pantry staples -- like fish …

Recipes

Inconsistencies Haunt Official Record Of Kennedy's Death

The first thing T. Jeremy Gunn says when you ask him about President John F. Kennedy's assassination is, "I'm not a conspiracy theorist. I don't have a theory about what happened."<p>But he knows <i>a lot</i> about it from his work for the Assassination Records Review Board, established by Congress in 1992, …

The Real Story of Desi and Lucy

Years later it would seem ironic that they met, in 1940, on the RKO set of a picture called Too Many Girls. She was a 28-year-old contract player …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Slow Cookers

Star streaked Colosseum

Photographer Takes on Multiple Roles in Creative Self-Portrait

Los Angeles-based photographer and multifaceted artist Christine McConnell takes some really interesting images that place herself in multiple roles. Besides being behind the camera, McConnell also serves as the model, stylist, costume and set designer throughout much of her photography. Her keen …

Awesome Miniature Movie Stills Shot Using LEGO and Baking Powder

LEGO and baking powder, that and some Star Wars inspiration is all Finnish photographer (and PetaPixel reader, we might add) Vesa Lehtimäki needs to …

Porsche's first vehicle found in shed after a century

First vehicle was electric and made in 1898<p>The first Porsche ever made has been recovered from a shed in Austria where it sat for over 100 years. The vehicle is called the "Egger-Lohner electric vehicle, C.2 Phaeton model" — nicknamed the "P1" for short — and was created by Ferdinand Porsche …

Picnic recipe: tomato, pepper and cumin soup

A spiced tomato soup, ideal for picnics.<p>British summers being what they are, a Thermos of warming soup is a sound idea. In the event of a heatwave, this one is good chilled too.<p>3 red peppers<p>800g tomatoes (beef, ideally)<p>2-3 fat cloves of garlic, chopped<p>2 tsp cumin seed<p>2 tbsp olive oil<p>1l tomato juice …

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ilcea Burgundy Calf<p>“il Chianti Classico”

Make Ahead Cold Lunches {A Week’s Worth of Lunches in a day!}

<i>Disclaimer: this post has been updated with new images and ideas with special thanks to my sponsor, Frigidaire Gallery®. I love this post and</i> …

Ultimate Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Mini Vietnamese Pork Buns Recipe

<b>With roast pork, fresh herbs, salad and a hint of chilli, these Mini Vietnamese Pork Buns will be the hit of your next cocktail party.</b><br>By Christina …

Behind the walls at Hearst Castle, and other scandals

By Steve Crum<p>San Simeon, Calif.--Life was sweet here, the best sweets money could buy. For more than 30 years, since its $10 million construction …

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

Cooking

Making Bentwood Handles

Making Bentwood Handles General Woodworking<p>If you’ve looking for something a bit different for your next furniture project, you might want to …

The hand brace, or bit and brace

The hand brace (also known as brace, brace and bit, brace drill) has become something of a quaint, niche tool.<p>It is also one of my favorites.<p>Axial …

Template Cutting with a Jig Saw

It’s much easier to rough cut large pieces using a jig saw. The trouble is trying to stay close to the layout lines. To make things a little easier, …

Picture frame clamp

I had Favorited a couple of picture frame clamps one from “Mike in Wisconsin” and also “Dawn”. I have several frames to build and my other sys was …

Fold-Down Cutting Rack - Popular Woodworking Magazine

By American Woodworker Editors<p>In Projects, Questions And Answers, Techniques<p>0<p>There was no room in my basement shop to cut full sheets of plywood. I …

Using Story Sticks to Build Furniture

Charles Harvey, of Berea, Ky., has created story sticks for more than 80 different chairs over the past 20 years. The stick at left contains all of …

Master the Jigsaw

By Troy Sexton<p>In Techniques<p>0<p>With a jigsaw with a steel base, such as this Metabo, you can correct a warped base. First put the saw on a known flat …

2013, year of the fake: Our love affair with viral Internet hoaxes

All of a sudden, it seems, it has become the year of the hoax. From a server faking a homophobic message, to a self-righteous airplane passenger passing notes to a non-existent "Diane," to a supposed Google employee berating protestors, stories that appear to be true but aren't are suddenly …

The Day the Rob Ford Story Stopped Being Funny

Of the four men in the most famous image of Ford hanging out in the drug house, one is dead, two are out on bail and the other remains the Mayor of Toronto<p><i>PLUS: The Definitive Rob Ford Timeline</i><p>It's been fun, I'm not going to lie. During the past three weeks in Toronto, you've never had to wonder …