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7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

Happiness

Homemade All-Natural All-Purpose Vinegar Citrus Cleaner

We’re always looking for homemade cleaner recipes! I was turned on to this all-purpose citrus cleaner about a year ago by a friend and decided to …

Cleaning

Microsoft boosts Office for iPad with printing support

Aiming to please users, Microsoft announced Tuesday that it updated Office for iPad with printing support, along with a couple of other features. This is the company's first update to its Office apps for Apple's iPad tablet.<p>Since the company released its Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote apps …

Apps

Homemade Cleaners - Use This Not That Spotlight

<b>We’re always getting questions from readers about</b> which cleaning products they should start making to replace their old commercial cleaners. Some of …

Repurpose Old Furniture Into Pet Beds

The DIY Network has a fun feature with several ideas on how to take a nightstand or side table and repurpose it into a bed for your pet. Of course, …

Measuring sticks

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Woodworking

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Multi-Tool Tricks for Woodworking

Another picture frame clamp idea

Circular Saw Guide

How to make a folding Kentucky stickchair

Kentucky

Homemade drill press

Building a box drillpress.

Portable

Easy DIY desktop organizer from a pallet

Free Hand Pocket Holes (Kreg Jig)

Make a Rotary Tool Router Base

How to Make a Duct Tape Pencil Case

1<p><b>Gather the pens and pencils you'd like to carry in your case.</b> You can make this design to size, if you know what size you'd like. Measure the …

The Quest to "Liberate" Architecture from Modernism's Evils: An Interview with Nikos Salingaros

Nikos Salingaros is unafraid of a controversial statement. A professor of Mathematics and Urban theory, he has been using his scientific approach to …

6 Moves For A Rock-Solid Stomach

<i>By Jessica Smith for Shape.com</i><p>Amp up your abs routine by adding a little extra weight! You'll force your muscles to work even harder to help stabilize your trunk while performing moves that closely mimic everyday activities (climbing a ladder, holding onto objects while sitting up in bed, or …

Roundup: 10 DIY Garage Organization Ideas

Stuff. We all have it. Especially if we have a garage. And kids. And a yard. And are DIYers. BUT, <i>because</i> we're DIYers, we can easily whip up some of …

DIY

Stream Daft Punks’ Latest Album, ‘Random Access Memories’, FREE Through iTunes!

- May 13, 2013<p>Heads-up, Daft Punk fans – The iTunes store is now allowing anyone who’d like the chance to stream the band’s latest album, “<i>Random</i> …

Jacob Barnett, 14-Year-Old With Asperger's Syndrome, May Be Smarter Than Einstein

When Jacob Barnett was 2 years old, he was diagnosed with moderate to severe autism. Doctors told his parents that the boy would likely never talk or read and would probably be forever unable to independently manage basic daily activities like tying his shoe laces.<p>But they were sorely, …

Colorful, Modern Kid-Friendly Apartment by Incorporated Architecture & Design

Located in New York, this apartment by Incorporated Architecture & Design, is dubbed the “Bohemian Apartment,” but I would call it more of a modern …

Architecture

Home 09 by i29

Dutch interiors studio i29 has added plywood walls, furniture and surfaces to every room inside this house in North Holland (+ slideshow).<p>Located …

iPoise

<b>Materials:</b> TERTIAL lamp, 4world iPad bracket<p><b>Description:</b> Taking the TERTIAL lamp (£8.50) from Ikea remove the lamp fitting and flatten bracket<p>Then …

Ten Tips for Organizing and Optimizing Workshops

I have set up workshops in many different places and for many different applications. The process of organizing your workshop is both personal and organic. Setups vary wildly depending on one’s specialty, while organization and workflow are often an organic process that can take months or years to …