Arrien Weeks

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13 Summer Desserts You Can Make in a Slow Cooker

I don’t know about you, but I’m of the mind that a party isn’t <i>really</i> a party without dessert. It doesn’t matter whether the night ends with an …

Dessert

This No-Cook, Creamy Zucchini-Lime Dressing Is Ready in Seconds

A no-cook sauce with huge flavor? Yes, please! All you need is a blender, zucchini, and some pantry staples, and this super-versatile sauce comes …

Recipes

This Genius Hack Is the Best Way to Remove Clothing Stains, Period

Admission: I am one of those people who cannot wear light colors without spilling something on myself. Parties, barbecues, happy hours with girlfriends — <i>it never fails</i>. And depending on the severity of the stain, I've had to retire several pieces of clothing way before their time (RIP, white linen …

Cleaning

Quartersawn Wood and Rift-Sawn wood, Explained

The easiest way to quickly assess different cuts of wood is to look at the end grain.<p><i>I do some custom interior work for clients from time to time,</i> …

Woodworking

Ziflex Flexible, Magnetic 3D Printer Bed

3D printer owners searching for a versatile and flexible 3D printing bed may be interested in the new Ziflex, designed to provide easy print removal …

3D Printing

10 Rustic DIY Picnic Tables for an Entertaining Summer {Free Plans}

My favorite part of summer is sitting outdoors. We entertain quite a bit during the warmer months and love spending time outside with family and …

Picnics

The Best Neapolitan Fudge Ever

This Neapolitan fudge is so smooth, creamy, and really delicious! The texture is so perfect – you will love it! This is one of my favorite fudge …

Dessert

Kai Parthy launches new bio-degradable GROWLAY 3D printing filament for indoor farming

Jul 2, 2018<p>Kai Parthy, 3D printing expert and wood filament pioneer, has introduced a new patent-pending bio-degradable 3D printing material called …

Biodegradation

Ultimate Veggie Burger Recipe

This is my go-to veggie burger recipe, and there is a secret involved. Here's the deal. I've been making these veggie burgers for years. It's a great …

Veggie Burger

Essential Table Saw Tune-Up Tips

The table saw is undoubtedly the workhorse of the wood shop. However, it does require some regular maintenance to keep it running well. An improperly …

Woodworking

Mini Vertical Wind Generator 3D printed

Mini vertical wind generator, with nylon blades and supports printed with 3D printer and based on electric motor with a power of 55 watts.

3D Printing

This is why people are eating avocado seeds now

Humans are obsessed with avocados. We love eating them plain, and especially on toast. We love taking pictures of our avocados. We love making ice …

Ice Cream

Xiaomi’s new $261 electric bicycle prepares to turn the ebike industry on its head

The Chinese company Xiaomi has an impressive line of affordable products, ranging from consumer electronics to sofas. They are no strangers to personal electric vehicles either, having produced a very popular electric bicycle as well as an equally popular electric scooter.<p>And now they are doubling …

Electric Bikes

Recipe: Rhubarb Shrub and Rhubarb Shrub Martini

Photo: David Bagosy, Styling: Melissa Direnzo<p>By Josie Malevich<p>Used in the past as a method of preserving fruit, a shrub is just a fruit syrup made …

Recipes

Chef John's Sourdough Starter Recipe

"Here's part 1 of my 2-part recipe for sourdough bread. It takes 4 days to make the starter, but there's really not much to it other than 'feeding' …

Baking

Use This Test to Find Out Which Plugins are Slowing Down Your WordPress Site

When clients come to you complaining about a slow WordPress site, or you detect issues on your own using a speed testing tool, it’s important to take …

Web Design

Kymco’s new electric scooters could be the sign of a coming boom

Like with cars, established companies are following in the footsteps of startups<p>One of the most exciting product announcements to happen at the Consumer Electronics show over the past few years was the Gogoro electric scooter. It’s not just that it was slick-looking, or fast, or that the company …

Electric Vehicles

10 Easy Camping Recipes to Bookmark for Your Next Trip

There's a lot to love about pitching a tent, stoking a campfire, and spending a few days in the great outdoors. While meals are more simplified …

The Only Sauce You'll Need This Summer

It’s officially Summer Sauce season. When fresh herbs start popping up in gardens and at farmers’ markets, it’s time to break out your food processor …

The pre-fab tiny Skyview Cabin is crafted from all-natural and low-impact materials

The modular Skyview Cabin is a rustic, yet sophisticated tiny cabin made out of all-natural and low-maintenance materials. Designed by Arno Schuurs …

The Principles of Service Design Thinking - Building Better Services

Service design is all about taking a service and making it meet the user’s and customer’s needs for that service. It can be used to improve an …

14 amazing timber structures explore the future of wood as a building material

1/12<p>Hello Wood Village<p>International educational platform Hello Wood in Hungary brought together students and architects from over 30 countries to …

Making No-Knead Bread Is So Much Easier Than You Think—and You’ll Use It in Meals All Week Long

It's my #1 go-to food for quick lunches and dinners.<p>Whether you consider carbs your nemesis or you love a nice, expensive loaf of bread, most of us …

How to Make 2-Ingredient Hot Sauce at Home

When most people reach for a hot sauce at the dinner table, they’re usually going for the good old reliable bottled stuff—maybe Cholula, or …

April’s Ultimate Shop Workbench

As we’ve written about previously, celebrated <i>YouTube</i> maker, April Wilkerson, recently built her dream shop on her new property in Texas. Now that the shop is mostly finished, she’s started in on setting up and organizing all of her machines, tools, materials, and supplies.<p>So that she can get …

Disconnect in these A-frame tiny cabins in the Catskills

The Catskills area will soon welcome the Eastwind Hotel, a 1920s bunk house that has been converted into a gorgeous boutique hotel and accompanying …

There are new rules for cyclists, drivers in Quebec. Do you know what they are?

If you ever take to the roads in Quebec, you might want to be aware of these new changes, effective Friday:<p><b>Drivers</b><p>Drivers must slow down and respect …

3 Steps to Delicious Baby Zucchini Pickles

Waiting to eat them is the hardest part about making these simple fermented pickled zukes.<p>For pickles that deliver good gut bacteria, you want …

For Tiny Breads, All You Need Is 5 Minutes & Flour

I’m a big believer in the vehicle—an edible one. Much of what I cook is soupy or saucy and relies much more on flavor than it does on structure, shape: A whole mess of chopped vegetables and canned tomatoes or stewed lentils with a smattering of herbs. It’s great, really (usually), but getting it …

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