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Corner Radius Router Jig + Full Box Set

Introduction: Corner Radius Router Jig + Full Box Set<p>A woodworking friend of mine, Tim, wanted to see if we could create a corner radius router jig …

Workbench Review: A Classic Joiner’s Bench

As always I’m very grateful to anyone who makes the time to comment on my postings here, and I do my best to respond in a helpful manner. On the back …

Woodworking

Try This Simple Trick Anytime Your Lay Out Cuts or Marks on Your Woodworking Projects

Over the weekend, I was working in the garage when I found myself in a familiar position. I needed to transfer a pencil line from one face of a piece …

Woodworking

Sun Baked Treasures

How To Make Wooden Corner Clamps

How to Make a Homemade Pocket Hole Jig!

I made this Rhubarb Vanilla Bean Jam for Make and Takes. Stir it into Greek yogurt, drizzle warm over cold vanilla ice cream, spoon into cupcakes, spread over cheesecake, or just eat it straight from the jar. http://www.makeandtakes.com/rhubarb-vanilla-bean-jam

Post-Piglet Cauliflower Soup

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A soup for friends, a soup for you, a soup for good times and troubled times.</i><p>If love tastes of chocolate and bourbon, friendship comes forth in soup.<p>When life unravels …

Food Preservation

Slow Cooker Chipotle Chicken Chili

<i>Welcome to Slow Cooker Sunday! Plug in and chill out on what’s supposed to be the laziest day of the week.</i><p>This rich, smoky chili is a family-pleaser …

Healthy Oatmeal Smoothies for Breakfast

Breakfast not filling you up? Are you a cup of coffee and run out the door kinda person? Say it ain't so! Breakfast gets you fueled for the day. And helps you from overeating later on in the day. This oatmeal smoothie is my go-to breakfast on work mornings. Super fast to toss together and it …

How to Make Alcoholic Ginger Beer From Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Community Manager Catherine Lamb shows you how to make alcoholic ginger beer with everyday kitchen staples. Cheers to …

This Is The World's Best Cake, According To Norway (And Sweet Paul)

First of all, you may be wondering who the heck "Sweet Paul" is, in which case we're going wag our fingers at you. Because honestly, if you love food and all things holy, you <i>need</i> to familiarize yourself with Sweet Paul. This is a man to know and love, as you'll see in the video below. Paul Lowe, …

Almond Joy Protein Bars {No-Bake!}

These days, I need all the little on-the-go snacks I can get my hands on. I’ve been working like a mad woman, running around like crazy trying to …

Craving a cookie, but don't want to make an entire batch? This recipe for just TWO chewy, gooey chocolate chip cookies is totally brilliant: http://thekitc.hn/Q7BoVS

Classic, Gooey Cinnamon Rolls

<i>Nick Malgieri</i><p>Nick Malgieri, the director of baking and pastry programs at The Institute of Culinary Education in New York City, created this recipe exclusively for Epicurious. The enriched yeast dough is a snap to make and even easier to shape into decadent, delicious cinnamon rolls. Best of all, …

Slow-Cook Heavenly Pulled Pork | Men's Health

So I dream of grilled pork chops, and flame-licked shrimp, and smoked ribs. And pull pork. Lord, I dream of pulled pork.<p>Until now, I wouldn’t settle for a pulled pork recipe that wasn’t made on a smoker. The many I made always missed that certain something. But then this Chef Michael Mina recipe …

Best Android gifts Round-up

With Christmas less than two weeks away, the search for the best gifts for your friends and relatives is reaching a frenzy.<p>If you’re looking for a gift for someone who is an Android user, we’re here to make your search a little easier! Today, we’ll be doing a roundup of some of the best gifts for …

Tech Trends

Master the Jigsaw

With a jigsaw with a steel base, such as this Metabo, you can correct a warped base. First put the saw on a known flat surface and look for gaps.<p>The …

Furniture Building Tips: How to Remove Dents and Holes in Wood Using Steam

Furniture builders who distress wood have their own sets of tricks. We've seen bike chains, bottlecaps, and even beloved, uniquely-shaped rocks all …

Table Saw Jigs: Build a Table Saw Sled

Get dead-on square cuts and 45-degree miter cuts every time!<p>If you own a table saw, you know it works great for ripping long pieces. But did you know …

Making a Wood Wine Gift Box - woodworkweb

Guide to Asian Noodle Soups: 8 Must-Try Options

Make Fresh Mexican on the Grill: Men's Health.com

2 Tbsp white vinegar<br>1/2 Tbsp orange juice<br>1 onion, chopped<br>2 garlic cloves, chopped<br>2 Tbsp chipotle pepper in adobo<br>1/2 Tbsp guajillo pepper powder or chili powder<br>Pinch cinnamon<br>1 lb pork loin, sliced into 1/2-inch rounds<br>Salt and pepper<br>1 avocado, pitted and peeled<br>1 cup store-bought salsa verde<br>2 thick …

A month in the life of a Galaxy Note 3 owner

This is my Note 3, there are many like it but this one is mine.<p>The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has been a fairly big deal. In its first month of existence, it’s sold over 5 million units. It’s had positive reviews from tech sites and consumers alike. So what is it like to actually use one everyday? I …

Phones

Plywood bookcase! Made from a single sheet of plywood. Video and plans in a few minutes.

The Smallest Workshop in the World

Introduction: The Smallest Workshop in the World<p>Been a woodworking enthusiast is not enough especially if you don’t have a place to work and you …

Simple Router Table

Add another nut to the ready rod, slip one of the pillow blocks on to it then add a second nut.<p>Slip a pillow block on the other stub, set the …

Woodworking

Woodworking Projects - 5 Easy Pieces for Beginners

For maximum productivity and enjoyment, beginners are wise to start small. Here are five easy woodworking projects perfect for novices.<p>Photo: …