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How to Make a Coffee Table from a Whiskey Barrel | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Pete Sveen. It originally appeared on his website, diypete.com.</i><p>A while back, a buddy of mine came across a …

headboard project ideas

Shares 4<p>Do YOU collect headboards like I do? I have used headboards in more projects than any other item. They are plentiful in thrift stores and on …

Essential Tech for Father’s Day

There’s still time to shop! From night-vision cameras to hard-rocking amps and laser-cutters to candles, here are nine ideas to appeal to all of you dad’s senses.

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Learn to Program: The Fundamentals

1<p>Section<p><b>3 hours to complete</b><p>Python, Variables, and Functions<p>This module gives an overview of the course, the editor we will use to write programs, and …

The Office

Make a Vertical Planter with Bamboo and Save Space in Your Garden

When space is at a premium in your garden, it's time to think up. This DIY vertical planter requires just a pot, some twine, bamboo sticks, and a …

Do Opposites Attract? See These 11 Surprising Decor Matches

Designer tricks to prove opposites attract.<p>Forget the matchy-matchy look. Decorating a room with different furniture styles, colors, and patterns is fashionable and fresh — but it can also be hard to pull off. Here are easy expert tricks for mixing antique, modern, and traditional design so that …

A 30-Day Old Rain Gutter Garden On a Deck Produces Amazing Results

The vast majority of rain gutter gardens (and other sub-irrigated gardens for that matter) are not in the city where they are most needed. They are …

Vertical Gardening in Rain Gutters So You Can Grow Food Anywhere

Gardening

#579 Garden in a gutter

Rain gutter strawberry beds, from Homestead Survival’s Facebook photo stream<p>It was the abundant strawberries, spilling over the sides of hanging rain …

Rain Gutter Garden

Grow Food, Not Lawns posted this image of an ingenious garden made from rain gutters, which are arranged to let water drain down from the top.<p>[via The Black Birch]

DIY Rain Gutter Bookshelves for Kids

For my Blogger Pinterest Challenge, I decided to tackle part of a larger project I’ve been working on which we’ll call <i>Project: Liam’s Big-Boy Room</i>. …

Rain Gutter Gardens - Rain Control of Central Florida, Inc.

In our last post we explored some creative uses for vinyl gutters. We mentioned that gutters can make good indoor or outdoor planters.<p>In today’s post …

About

Hi, I’m Brandon Pearce. In 2009, my family and I were living in suburban America, going through the motions, but feeling unfulfilled and stagnant in …

Interview with Location Independent Entrepreneur Brandon Pearce

Interview with Brandon Pearce<p>Making the decision to move to another country is difficult and scary. It is even harder if you have a family to support …

Raise Your Family - Live Your Dream - Change the World

How to FUND Travel?<p>For years, I searched for the answer that would allow our family to travel and live abroad full-time. I want to share what I've …

Want To Live In Mexico? Find Out how An Adventurous Family Of 7 Did It.(Series #7)

Have you ever dreamed of leaving it all behind to <b>live in Mexico</b> or <b>Costa Rica</b>? Think you have to be rich or save a bunch of money to support that new …

How To Travel Indefinitely: The Barnes Family Quest To Travel With 3 Kids (Series #10)

How do you travel indefinitely if you aren’t rich and have kids? Katie and Jeff are two Californians with itchy travel feet. If they had their way …

Would You Move To China For Your Children? The Isom Family Did!(Series #9)

Most parents would do almost anything for their children. I know I would. But to what extent would you go? Anne and Eric Isom, decided they wanted to …

How The Millers Lost Their Money And Still Travel The World With Kids. (Series #8)

What if you and your spouse spent years saving and planning for THE trip of a lifetime which involved taking the kids to travel through Europe for a …

15 Creative Ways To Save Money For A 1 Year Sabbatical To Live Abroad

My husband and I always dreamed of living in France but we didn’t have a job or company willing to sponsor our move and we didn’t think we could …

5 Inspirational Families Who travel long term with their kids: Series #1

Meet five amazing couples and families who travel full time (in this ongoing series).<p>Not only are they making their dream of extended and long term …