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Lance Armstrong in Purgatory: The After-Life

After a great fall, what do we remember? We remember the cheating, and the lies. We remember the cult of personality that we eagerly embraced, and then felt betrayed by. But what of the man who fell? What about the work he didn't cheat at? What about the 16 years Lance Armstrong spent building a …

How to make your own plant food

I take "a little bit, every now and again" approach to feeding my plants because I know if my soil is looked after and well-watered – they will grow. Having dabbled with making nettle and comfrey fertilisers and tinkered with using wood ash around my soft fruit bushes, I fancy seeing what else I …

Granny squares pullover.

Cozy afghan by Beth Elliott and it's free:

The Creative Crochet Collective

So cute, must do this!! Free pattern here:

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Pretty Flowers Tea Towels from Yarnspirations

Police Car Converted into Chicken Coop

Y’know, I think this old police car that was converted into a functional chicken coop by artist Benedetto Bufalino might be a genuinely ingenious way to help control traffic. If you parked this in the right place, then people might really stop speeding…and pick up some fresh eggs.

What is Sustainable Living and 10 Ways to Get Started

What do Natural, DIY bloggers talk about in the car? Usually stuff like this:<p>“How many simple sustainable living tips can you list? GO!”<p>It took only …


Maker Camp: for Kids who Explore + Make + Share

Lego Segway

Simon “Burf” Burfield built a Lego wheelchair and now he’s tackling a Lego Segway that supports the weight of an adult. His prototype can’t self-balance, but does a great job of moving around just with toy motors.

Making Fun With Jeff Highsmith: Hack A Toy Racer

Liquid Solar Cells Could One Day be as Cheap as Paint

Researchers at SUNY Buffalo are working on a new generation of liquid solar cells that may one day be as cheap as paint. Although they would be …

The Humanure Handbook

OUR BEST SELLING TITLE! OVER 65,000 in print in the USA alone. 3rd edition published September 2005, 255 pages, 19 photos, 42 tables and charts, 55 …

Literary Prizes

Look at this gorgeous design! There's a fabulous tutorial to go with this too:

Snowflake Afghan

Rnd 1: With light color ch 2, 6 sc in second chain from hook, sl st in beg sc.<p>Rnd 2: Ch 5 (counts as dc and ch 2), dc in first sc, *(dc, ch 2, dc) in …

Granny Square Blanket.....The Sequel!

Good evening lovely people! How are you all doing?<br>I'm having having a nice night in at home, spending some quality time on my blog. I'm hoping to …

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