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Simple Timber Outdoor Bench

We knew what we wanted in a bench, and this one has it all! Low cost, stylish design, rock-solid, low maintenance and super easy to build.<p>Building …

Woodworking

This is Jimmy Buffett’s Legendary Margarita Recipe

<i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.</i><p><i>To celebrate summer, we’re asking the season’s most iconic superstars to share their warm-weather</i> …

Jimmy Buffett

How to Match Mortar

Message to my history teacher, whom I once asked why no one stopped concentration camps: NEVER MIND

My recent twitter-sparring with a “pro-lifer” jolted me back to my early school years.<p>I must have been about 9 years old when I first learned about …

Civil Rights

Introduction to the Python Coding Style

Python as a scripting language is quite simple and compact. Compared to other languages, you only have a relatively low number of keywords to …

Python Programming

Beginner's Guide to Jupyter Notebooks for Data Science (with Tips, Tricks!)

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Data Science

30 Outstanding One-Day Backyard Projects

Save $100s and update your outdoor spaces instantly with these easy and inexpensive one-day backyard projects!<p>After building this collapsible cedar …

Gardening

Listen and Learn: 6 Entrepreneurial Audiobooks to Help You Plan Your Future While You Work

The way we consume long-form content has transformed drastically in recent years. More and more parts of our everyday lives are now transitioning to …

30 Woodworking Accounts You Should Follow on Instagram

I confess, I'm a shop rat. It doesn't matter what craft—shoemaking, blacksmithing, coffee roasting, even those little watch repair caves with the …

Raspberry Pi Home Power Usage Monitor

Anyone interested in monitoring their home power usage may be interested in an awesome little project created by Hackster.io member Jorge. Which uses …

13 Books These High Achievers Say Helped Them Get Ahead

These titles foster creativity, self-improvement, and open-mindedness.<p>Reading is good for you in many ways. It fosters creativity, self-improvement and open-mindedness. Researchers even have determined it can help you live longer. Here are popular titles suggested by more than a dozen successful …

6 Simple Projects You Can Make From Scrap Wood

They’re easy, they’re strong, they’re reliable—and they’re yours.<p>When I was a kid, carpenters built, didn’t buy, their toolboxes and a lot of their day-to-day work aids. I admit, it’s hard to beat the store-bought tool bags and parts organizers in wide use today. Wear-resistant fabrics, plastics, …

Woodworking

By Golly, Meet, OLLLY!

A regular desk with a drawer seems just plain drab compared to the uber-cool OLLLY desk! Not only handsome, it’s also designed to accommodate all …

Real Estate

​The best bookcases and shelving units to buy right now

Store and display your favourite books in style.<p><b>Proudly display your books, records, DVDs, and even the occasional family photo on these modern display shelving units.</b><p>More and more of us are using shelving as a space to celebrate our physical collections of books, so make these pieces of furniture …

Furniture

Making an Entryway Table // Live-edge shelf // Box Joint // Drawer

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Is My Mid Century Modern Desk An Homage or a Cheap Knock Off?

I needed a desk for my office. Being a maker that is also loaded down with fancy tools, I couldn’t bear to go to the store and buy something. I decided I wanted to make something, and the design would have to be one that I wouldn’t mind looking at for long periods of time.<p>My home is a Mid Century …

Woodworking

Craft a Flatpack Slab Table with Evan and Katelyn

Evan and Katelyn are back again, this time with a fantastic project that mixes traditional woodworking with CNC tools. They’ve visited Crafted Workshop to learn a few new things and craft a flat pack slab table.<p>This is such a great example of how you can use a CNC machine as another tool in your …

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

Liquor

20 Must-Read Books for Finance Professionals | Investopedia

The world of finance has provided the backdrop for many dramas, from mergers and acquisitions and Wall Street shenanigans to Tulip Mania, and let's …

Investing

3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You the Rest of Your Life

These stable dividend stocks will keep your retirement income humming along.<p>When looking for great long term dividend investment plays investors …

12 DIY Sprinkler Systems -Water Your Lawn With Ease

A DIY sprinkler system can help you have a beautiful lawn and garden without all the work of hand watering. A garden watering system will also put …

The US has reached the last stage before collapse

In <i>The History of the Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire</i>, Edward Gibbon luridly evokes the Rome of 408 A.D., when the armies of the Goths prepared to descend upon the city.<p>The marks of imperial decadence appeared not only in grotesque displays of public opulence and waste, but also in the collapse …

22 Skills Every Kid Should Have By the Time They’re 10

<i>The following was produced in partnership with our friends at</i> <i>New York Life</i><i>, who are committed to helping families be happy, successful, and good at</i> …

Kids

33 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of Us Probably Don't) | Inc.com

Ever wonder why getting ahead can sometimes seem like such a struggle? The truth is: If you want to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've polled countless executives and entrepreneurs about the things they're doing every day which help them succeed, and typically they credit …

Gluten-Free

Weighing The Week Ahead: What Can Investors Learn From 2018 Forecasts?

The economic calendar is loaded, especially with reports on housing. Despite this, the calendar and recent events will stimulate pundits to get out …

37 Amazing Lessons I Learned About Investing From Jim Cramer

<i>--Jim "El Capitan" Cramer</i><p>Every day I jot down on yellow legal paper a list of ideas and subjects that I think will be interesting to our subscribers …

Investing

Odd Lots: Two Researchers Explain How Quants Are Going to Revolutionize Long-Term Investing

Every week, hosts Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so-random walk through hot topics in markets, finance and economics.<p>When we …

Storing Your Compact Compressor

Save floor space and get organized with this sturdy compressor stand<p>You can get your nail guns, fasteners, hose and accessories off your workbench …

Face Frame Cabinet Building Tips

Advice from the pros<p>Dry-fit face frame parts so the best side of all the boards will be seen, avoiding stark grain color variations at joints. Label …

Build This Simple Storage Station for Your Cordless Drill

Keep your cordless drills and impacts charged and ready for action with this easy to build storage station.<p>It's a shame to keep your cordless power tools hidden away in their molded cases, as it takes longer to find the tool you need and you might find the battery is not charged up. This …

Woodworking