Dennis Royalty

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Make Your Garden Private With These Lovely Plant Ideas

Whether you love or hate your neighbors, you most certainly need space for your own adventures with your family that you do not want to share with …

Raised Garden Beds: The Good, The Great, and The Awesome Benefits of Them

<i>Photo by Getty Images/mtreasure</i><p>Row gardening is what we think of when we imagine large farms; acres of land with endless rows of soil mounds. It’s an …

Gardening

How To Grow Cucamelons – The Coolest And Tastiest Fruit You Will Grow All Year!

The cucamelon is a native plant to Central American and Mexico. Today, you may hear cucamelons referred to as Mexican sour gherkin, mouse melon, or …

Gardening

Self Defense Basics: 5 Easy Tips

How does self defense start? Recently, I received an email from a woman about concealed carry from a female perspective. This woman, we’ll call her …

Self Defense

How to Winterize Drafty Windows

Don't throw money away all winter by allowing cold air to leak into your home. Seal up those drafty windows now.<p>With winter rapidly approaching, it's time to seal drafty windows to prevent cold winds from blowing into your home. And while there are many ways to solve this problem, the best approach …

Home Improvement

How To Attract Wildlife To Your Garden

Wildlife plays a vital part in the success of our gardens, and often we don’t take enough time to pay appreciation for the wonderful work that the …

Gardening

12 Lovely & Low-Maintenance Lawn Replacements

A lush lawn is the dream for most homeowners, a uniform emerald carpet that covers up unsightly dirt and provides a soft space to walk and play. But …

PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Spring and summer are the times when most people spend much of their free time outdoors having fun, whether it’s a picnic or a nice hike in nature. …

Self Defense Techniques: Explaining Basics Everyone Should Know

As soon as you start your adult life you get all sorts of responsibilities that you don’t really want. As a fresh adult, you have financial …

Basic Self-Defense Moves Anyone Can Do (and Everyone Should Know)

Would you be able to defend yourself and your loved ones if someone were to physically attack you? It’s a question most of us don’t want to consider, …

A Senior Citizen’s Guide to Choosing a Concealed Carry Holster - USConcealedCarry.com - Holsters

Note the snap-on belt loops on this Alessi CQC-S belt holster positioned at the 3 o’clock strong side position for a right hander. This Smith and …

Self Defense

Konnected turns the old home alarm you already have into a smart alarm with no monthly fees

I almost never cover crowdfunding campaigns. I love that services like Kickstarter and Indiegogo give entrepreneurs a platform to fund projects …

Home Automation

Plants That Grow in Full Shade

Searching for plants that grow in full shade is an endeavor fraught with challenges. The difficulties begin with the very language we use to discuss …

Landscape on a Budget: 10 Quick Fixes to Add Personality to the Average Garden

Giving the average garden the full treatment is a serious commitment, requiring time, adrenal stress, and a sturdy dip into the finances. Instead, …

Landscaping

​Keep Mosquitoes at Bay with This Plastic Bottle Bug Trap

No one wants to be eaten alive by mosquitoes, but there's no need to resort to harsh chemicals to keep them at arm's length. Instructables user …

Mosquitoes

Living Off The Grid

Off-grid

Top 10 Best Camping Tents

As the weather starts to warm up it’s time to start planning the first camping trip of the year and the most important consideration is your tent. It …

Camping

50 Ways to Use Duct Tape for Survival

I have always claimed, and not altogether jokingly, that you could build a house with Elmer’s glue and Duct Tape. Both items are readily available, …

Home Improvement

RV Budget, Costs & Expenses - What does it cost to RV full-time?

The biggest question most people have before they run away to <b>live in an RV full-time</b> is: <i>Can I afford it?</i> To help you answer that question, this page …

RVs

Gardening 101: How to Use Eggshells in the Garden

Last fall I started collecting eggshells after I read an article on Real Farmacy that touted their usefulness in the garden for everything from …

Gardening

10 Smart Ways to Garden on a Budget

Throughout my twenties I ran a gardening business in Silicon Valley. People paid me obscene amounts of money to build ornate vegetable gardens behind …

Gardening

4 Krav Maga Self-Defense Moves Anyone Can Master

You're walking home late at night and notice a guy about 10 paces behind you. You keep walking, quickening your pace. The last thing you want is a …

Self Defense

The First 5 Items That Should Be In EVERYONE’S Everyday Carry

You likely already know that what you carry with you on a daily basis is influenced by whether you live in the city, in a small town or on a farm, as …

When Walking Alone: Observe

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Writing

Hiding In Plain Sight

Under some circumstances there may be reasons such that you don’t want to be noticed, or you don’t want to stand out while moving through an area, …

Basic Cane Fighting Self-Defense, by Michael L.

I think it is best to start with a simple disclaimer: you really can not learn any kind of hand to hand fighting skill from an article… especially …

1. Make the tent floor softer with foam floor tiles.

Ready to go camping? You’ve been waiting for this opportunity for the past months and you’re finally going to embark on that adventure with your …

DIY

Complete Guide to Home Security | The Art of Manliness

A few months ago I published an article on how to pick a lock. One of the reasons I showed folks how to do that (besides fulfilling a goal to become …

Jason Bourne

Learn to Pick Locks for Fun

Learning to pick locks is a fun exercise in learning about locking mechanisms, honing a useful skill, and getting a better understanding of how locks …

Guitar

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