Andrea Jacob

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Five favorite fall drives in the Midwest

STARTER CSSWRAP it all in a<p>background page color is #FBFCFC<p>Though it's time to roll out the crock pots, wool socks and hoodies, there’s time enough to enjoy the autumn splendor before construction season falls into winter. Midwestern forests make for great scenic driving on uncrowded roads …

How-To: Put On A Duvet Cover ‘Magic Burrito Style’

After watching this magnificent display of duvet cover wrangling by Scott Culley I’ve decided that “Magic Burrito” is officially my favorite style of doing anything.<p>[via Laughing Squid]

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17 Ways To Use Just About Everything In Your Kitchen BETTER

These kitchen tricks will make cooking SO much easier. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through …

The Seven Easiest Vegetables to Grow for Beginner Gardeners

You don't need a green thumb to grow a bounty of fresh vegetables right in your backyard or balcony. Whether you're a gardening novice or just want …

My Year At A Standing Desk And Why I’ll Never Go Back

Fast Company Web Producer Cia Bernales made the switch to a standing desk a year ago. She shares why she’s never going back to a regular office chair and how her posture got a new angle.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>It all …

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Easy way to make felted balls tutorial

Meg of “mega crafty” has this quick and easy way to make felted balls. You see felted balls everywhere on the internet for crafting and in ETSY shops …

Intensive Gardening: Grow More Food in Less Space (With the Least Work!) - Organic Gardening

Whether you grow food on a spacious homestead or are digging into your first urban garden, ditching the plant-by-rows approach and instead adopting …

How to Hand Wind Yarn Crochet Stitch Tip & Tricks

{Simple and Amazing} Cranberry Sauce Recipe

{Simple and Amazing} Cranberry Sauce Recipe<p>Author: Savory Sweet Life<p>Recipe type: Condiment<p>Prep time: 2 mins<p>Cook time: 15 mins<p>Total time: 17 …

The 10 Greatest Books Ever, According to 125 Top Authors (Download Them for Free)

Earlier this month, we highlighted The 10 Greatest Films of All Time According to 846 Film Critics. Featuring films by Hitchcock, Kubrick, Welles and …

The complete guide to iOS 7 (roundup)

After months of leaks, testing and teasing from Apple, iOS 7 is finally available for all to download. The new OS is a big change, packed full of new features to compliment the new look. We walk you through them.<p>A few months after iOS 7 was first shown off by Apple at its World Wide Developer …

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10 Best Fitness Foods For Women | Women's Health

<b>Berries</b><br>USDA researchers recently placed fresh berries on their list of the 20 foods richest in antioxidants. Just a handful of blueberries, raspberries, or blackberries is an excellent source of these potent nutrients, which protect muscles from free radical damage that might be caused by exercise. …

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People are always looking for a stitch or stitch combination that leaves no holes in the created fabric. Well, this one might be for you. Clever …

Ink Jet Iron On Transfers

Make custom tees and totes with iron on transfers you print at home with your inkjet printer!<p>113<p>558

Lose 10 Pounds

Exercise 1 Dumbbell Squat to Overhead Press<p>Hold weights at your shoulders, elbows bent, feet hip-width apart. Bend your knees and lower until your thighs are nearly parallel to the floor. As you stand, press the weights overhead until your arms are straight. Return to start. That's one rep.<p>Exercise …

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The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>"Customers looking for great summer reads will find an eclectic selection on the list this year, from the very best fiction to compelling …

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Best Beach Reads and Other Vacation Book Finds

Time to let your mind unwind with a “thrilling” taste of mystery and fiction.<p>Tell us what you think of the books that have our staffers hooked – and …

How to Get Social Security Disability

The Social Security Administration (SSA) pays disability benefits to American adults and children deemed to suffer from long-term disability. The law …