Tina

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Why I use VIM

<i>(March 2012)</i><p><b>For the TL;DR crowd:</b> VIM is a great editor - and only programmable editors can truly be called "great". See how I edit C or C++ with VIM, …

Programming

How to Make Spring Flower with Wire and Nail Polish

Create some magical looking flowers with some nail polish. Surely, every lady has a nice collection of nail polish at home, so this project will be …

Woven Jelly Roll Rug

Hello! This is Jera {quiltingintherain.com} bringing you this fun weekend rug project that requires just 1 jelly roll. Make a free rug for yourself …

DIY Idea: Make a Balanced Bookshelf

My friend Jaime recently shared this super cool decor installation piece from Cush Design Studio on her always excellent site, Design Milk. Entitled …

Fruity Candy Popcorn

AKA: Jello Popcorn. Ironically, the first time I was introduced to candied popcorn made with Jello, was in Brazil. As you might guess, it’s not a …

6 Petal Puff Stitch Flower

This free pattern has moved! You can find this free pattern and more here:<p>yarn over, insert hook into same stitch, yarn over and pull up a loop as …

Cough Remedy

Our entire family has been sick. It's been awful. Harvey got it first, and he had a nasty little cough that would keep him from getting a good nap, …

7 DIY Crayon Lipsticks to Make Now

Around here, we love DIY beauty goodies and lipstick in equal measure. After seeing DIY crayon lipstick recipes around the web, we decided it was …

Makeup

An Ode To Pour-Over Coffee

Life’s best designed products are sometimes the ones we take for granted each morning.<p>I used to have a coffee machine from the future. It was silver, naturally.<p>It could be programmed to burr-grind my beans to various levels of fineness, charcoal-filter tap water, and brew 12 cups of coffee before I …

Making Flower Pom-poms with a DIY Pom-pom maker

I’ve always loved those fancy Japanese pompoms on Pinterest, the ones that have flower or polka dot patterns on them – they would make lovely …

Crafting

Homemade Hand Warmers

Keep your hands and your hearts warm this winter with these homemade hand warmers! This would make a great last minute holiday gift, or plan ahead …

Ana White | Simple Outdoor Dining Table - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: handymommy<p>Handmade …

DIY Barn Door Track Tutorail

Scott, my husband, is an AMAZING DIY handyman. I like to call him the Handy Husband. Between the hardwood floors, our entire home office, the kitchen …

DIY Stripe Doorway… with washi tape!

A little while ago I purchased some extra large interior washi tape from Etsy. I wasn't sure what I would use it for, until I had the idea to give …

Smile And Wave

Ever since seeing the woven stools at Target earlier this year I've wanted to try my hand at making something with the pretty rope selection from …

Vintage Revivals

Happy Monday my friends! You may or may not know that about a year and 1/2 ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete/cement. …

Have you considered copper penny tiles for your next project?

<i>The fate of the American One Cent piece is yet to be determined. Will we follow Canada's lead, discontinuing the faithful penny? Well, keep saving</i> …

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Dining Table

Shares 16K<p>Did you see the vintage chair I made over yesterday? Well we bought it to accent this amazing table that my husband built last weekend.<p>You …

Amazing DIY Table + Free Downloadable Plans

23 Comments<p>Fiona and Doug of Cartolina just finished an amazing DIY table and office expansion to accomodate their new shipping and distribution …

How to Ride on a Full Stomach

Signed up for a food-centric cycling trip? Here’s a survival guide to riding when you’re stuffed to the gills.<p><b>BEFORE THE RIDE</b><p><b>Ease in</b> <br>Generally the advice is to start off moderately—for breakfast have some fruit and carbohydrates with protein, like an egg sandwich on toast. But if you’re on, say, …

TechsMechs: Your Smartphone Is Cleared For Takeoff

I was on my way in to work, via a steady-state interval, when my phone rang.<p>"Hello?"<p>"Chris, did I catch you at a bad time?"<p>No, he didn't. Well, OK, I …

15 Proven Ways to Get Faster

Here are 15 tips from top experts, recent scientific research and our own savvy staffers that will turbocharge your training without taking more time

5 Tips for Faster, Stronger Hill Climbing

These climbing secrets will have you soaring in 30 days<p>This climbing regimen, from Carmichael Training Systems coach Andy Applegate, will put so much power into your pedals, your buddies will swear they see wings as you leave them in your wake. Start today and you'll see results by the end of the …

Celtic Plait Coffee Cup Sleeve

How-To: Kitchener Stitch for Joining Seams in Knitting

Beautifully join two knitting pieces with active stitches together with this helpful kitchener stitch tutorial from the Purl Bee!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to the Purl Bee to see how it’s done.

Learn To Sew | Tilly & The Buttons

<b>Learn To Sew</b> | <i>Tilly & The Buttons</i><p>I get asked a lot about sewing, but to be honest, I’m a straight stitcher kinda gal and that’s about it. As I always say though, if you don’t know, go to the experts! So I was super excited about this free series on learning to sew by Tilly & The Buttons. It covers absolutely everything from how to set up your machine to learning how to read patterns and easy sewing projects to start on.

Tutorial: Zippered sports pouch with mesh sides

You can find a tutorial over at Sew4Home for making this zippered sports pouch with mesh sides. They use the new fashion elastic from Dritz (love the …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

I screamed “ME TOO” at more than half of these.

Yesterday I used twitter for what it was made for: admitting mortifying true statements which you’d only ever admit during slumber parties or when …

Breakfast: Egg Muffin and Cottage Cheese

Breakfast Under 400 Calories: Egg Muffin with Cottage Cheese and Fruit<p>Start your day off right with this healthy (and scrumptious) breakfast dish<p>Start your day off right with this healthy (and scrumptious) breakfast dish<p>1 whole-wheat English muffin 1 hard-boiled egg, sliced 1 cup nonfat cottage …