Eugene Jimenez

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Cherry Cheesecake Dip

Are you a big fan of cheesecake? If so, then this is the perfect recipe for you. I really liked how simple it was. And my family liked it too. Best …

Master the Art of the Summery Sunday Supper With These Light & Bright Recipes

A classic Sunday supper doesn't have to mean heavy, hearty braised meat—try these lighter, fresher projects for dinner this weekend.<p><b>We love hunkering down to tackle a big recipe on winter weekends</b>. But just because the weather's hot and steamy up doesn't mean you can't tackle a stellar dinner …

Cooking

How to Get Your Grill Into Fighting Shape to Kick Off the Season

It's easy as one, two, three<p>It's got cobwebs and splotches on it. It's covered in a layer of dust in your garage. It hasn't been opened in very long time.<p>No, it's not your high school yearbook. It's your grill.<p>But now is the time for it to make its seasonal debut, as the warm weather is here across …

Air Rocket Glider

<i>My Compressed Air Rocket Launcher project in MAKE Volume 15 proved to be wildly popular. We’ve turned the project into a kit for the Maker Shed and launched tens of thousands of rockets at Maker Faire in the Bay Area and New York. We’ve even brought rocket joy to rural villages in Central America.</i> …

5 Quick Tips for Perfect Grilling

This Memorial Day weekend, get smart and dominate the grill.<p><b>1. Clean your grill after every use.</b><p>Scraping it clean becomes a burden only when you do it too infrequently. A quick scrub with a brush while the grill's still hot brush should do the trick.<p><b>2. Properly preheat the coals.</b><p>You shouldn't be …

BBQ

Dominate the End of Your Next 5K

Tired of getting passed at the finish line? Do these three things to blow by your competitors next time<p>With the crowd cheering, adrenaline pumping, and a competitive attitude, it's easy to cruise through the first miles of a 5K. For many beginner runners, though, the cruise ends here. With 1 mile …

Marathons

What Should You Eat Before a Run?

A new study provides pre-workout fuel for thought<p>Have you been fueling up all wrong before endurance workouts? Eating protein or fat before exercise might provide health benefits that carbohydrates don’t, suggests a new research review from Florida State University.<p>The common advice if you’re …

3 Reasons Your Coffee Tastes Like Crap

You're doing a lot to ruin your regular morning cup<p>It's obvious that across the country people are becoming ever obsessed with their java. If a large metropolitan city doesn't have a Starbucks on every other corner, you start to wonder what's wrong with the place. But just imagine how much more …

5 Amazing Side Dishes for Your Summer Cookout

Prep one of these delicious dishes this Fourth of July weekend<p>Man can't live on burgers, chicken, and hotdogs alone, even on the biggest cookout days of the year. So include some yummy fruit and vegetables with your grillside meals—for healthy side dishes that add terrific taste as well as extra …

Healthy Eating

Eatocracy - CNN

7 Ways To Make Your For-Sale Home Move-In Ready

Ever heard the phrase, “walk a mile in someone else’s shoes?” When it comes to selling your home and boosting curb appeal to the widest range of buyers, the distance you need to think about is far less than a mile: it simply runs from your front curb to your back fence. The moment you even begin to …

What We're Cooking for Memorial Day

From ribs to potato salad, here are 12 cookout-friendly recipes BA staffers are making for Memorial Day.<p>Hallelujah, it's finally Memorial Day weekend! And you know what that means: <i>BA</i> staffers are doing some serious cooking. From barbecued ribs to homemade mayo for potato salad, here's what we'll be …

Cooking

Steak: A Father's Day Gift Favorite That Keeps Getting Better

What Dad wouldn’t want a thick juicy steak for Father’s Day? Less than 14%, according to a whimsical study commissioned by mail order giant Omaha Steaks. A third party pollster the company hired asked dads whether they’d prefer to receive a T-bone steak or the more traditional Father’s Day gift of …

Runners Have Become Absolutely Obsessed With Accessories, But Here's What's Actually Worth Buying

The Home Sellers Guide To Understanding Comparable Sales

One of the trickiest parts of the home selling process is selecting a list price that’s just right. Not just any number will do: if you overprice your home, it will sit idle on the market, and if you underprice it, you miss out on cash and equity that could’ve been earned in the sale. This is when …

Priced To Sell: A Four-Point Process For Smart Sellers

You’re ready to sell your home. Or maybe you’re not sold on selling, but it’s the right move for career, family, or other reasons. The good news is that there are plenty of resources waiting to help you figure out the best price for you home. You don’t want to come in too low and leave money on the …

Summer Cookout Common Mistakes—for Hosts and Guests

As grilling season kicks off, we get advice on what NOT to do at summer BBQs and cookouts, from waiting to fire up the grill to settling for burgers<p>Happy beginning of cookout season! Memorial Day marks the first official BBQ holiday this year, and we hope you're either hosting or attending one. But …

Cooking

If Euclid Played Video Games, This Is The App He'd Build To Teach Geometry

There’s a simple way to learn geometry over the summer. It is easy and fun. Imagine Euclidean geometry: the video game. If your experience in high school geometry was anything like mine, it probably sounds like torture. But games make learning fun.<p>These days, game and app developers are constantly …

How to set up a foolproof note-taking system for writers and other nerds (Part 1)

I started writing stories this year – short fiction and a couple of novellas so far – and I’ve found I need to make a lot of notes. The iPhone is pretty great for this, as you’d expect, but not always: Sometimes it’s just not appropriate to tap away on a cellphone, and sometimes you might want to …

Productivity

How Rolling Robots Spark Engineering Education

A short train ride outside New York City, New Jersey’s South Orange Middle School has a new inhabitant rolling around its classrooms. The diverse yet inclusive Title I public school of about 700 students has a small but influential population of little round robots called Spheros, thanks to …

Baking Soda and Vinegar Cannon

Air cannons are an iconic DIY project. Here at <i>Make:</i> we have featured potato cannons, T-shirt cannons, burrito blasters, taser activated cannons, and even a potato Gatling gun.<p>But in this project, we are doing something a little different. We are going to make a baking soda and vinegar cannon. This …

Bubble Refill Station (My Take)

If you're on Pinterest, I'm sure you've seen the bubble refill station from Come Together Kids bouncing around. Basically you take a plastic beverage …

Review: New Metal Printrbot Simple

Printrbot has been on my radar since the release of the low-cost and high-value Simple. Since then, Printrbot has been busy. They recently released the all-new metal Printrbot Simple, which is faster, larger, more accurate and even quieter than the last one.<p>This printer has been upgraded in every …

Beef Enchilada Dip Recipe

Be awesome and repin this recipe HERE<p>First off big thanks to my dad for being patient with me while I took the picture 🙂<p>This dip was completely gone …

LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Review

The universe in which this LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 unit exists is not one made for a tiny, limited cross-section of creative children and those that want …

Father Invents A Robotic 'Ball' That Can Play With His Son

A lot of parents can't help but feel a bit of guilt when they're too tired to play with their energetic, overly-enthusiastic children - something …

Mirobot Wireless Robot Kit For Children Unveiled (video)

Anyone looking to get children interested in robotics might be interested in a new project which is launched over on the Kickstarter crowd funding …

Gear & Gadgets

GoPiGo Raspberry Pi Robot Kit (video)

Makers and developers that enjoy building projects using the Raspberry Pi mini PC might be interested in a new Raspberry Pi powered robot called the …

This Graphic Is a Rough Guide to Bad (Or Badly Reported) Science

Science is amazing, but science reporting can be confusing at times and misleading at worst. The folks at Compound Interest put together this …

Science

Arduino Monsterbot

Here is a great project for your next hack-night… grab a couple friends and prepare to make a fun, furry, and fabulous monsterbot – meet Mopsey!<p>What can this robot do? That is an excellent question… what would you like for it to do?<p>Mopsey could wave her arms when you get a new tweet, turn her eye …

Arduino