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30 Cheap Kitchen Cabinet Add-Ons You Can DIY

These inexpensive, easy-to-build cabinet projects will help you take advantage of every nook and cranny of your kitchen storage space.<p>Vertical …

Woodworking

Finish Off Your Surplus of Summer Basil With This Thai Stir Fry

It’s practically second nature to hop on a food delivery app of choice and order in some Thai food after a long day at the office. However, we promise it can take the same amount or less to make it yourself, plus you know you’re using quality ingredients. We playfully nicknamed this dish “15 …

Recipes

How to create a container water garden | Alys Fowler

Japanese temple gardens are world-renowned for good reason, but although all that perfectly raked gravel and artful pruning can be incredibly moving, I’m not sure it transfers well to a different setting. Or, to put it another way, I had no desire to come home and recreate any of it. The street …

Gardening

4 Key Google Slides Tips and Tricks to Know

Google Slides is arguably the leading free slideshow presentation app. Microsoft PowerPoint is more feature-rich, but the excessive cost of an Office …

Why You Should Stick Dryer Sheets in the Bathtub

I <i>hate</i> cleaning my oven. I give it a once over post-dinner cleanup, but the effort it takes to remove and scrub the burners and racks after a few …

6 Common Annoying Photoshop Issues and How to Fix Them

Photoshop can rightly be considered Adobe’s pride and joy. One of the most used image editing programs available, it’s a treasure trove of all the …

Gwyneth Paltrow's Carbonara Will Become Your Favourite Weeknight Meal

Gwyneth Paltrow's <b>It's All Easy</b> cookbook is full of easy weeknight meals anyone can make, including this carbonara pasta recipe. The actress and …

How to Edit Videos on Your iPhone: 7 Essential Tasks Made Easy

Many people rely on the iPhone for shooting video clips and photos in homes, offices, and on the street. The simplicity of using a single device to …

The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Perfect, Tiny Fairy Garden

I've always been drawn to tiny things. When I was little, I loved dollhouses. As an adult, I relish the challenge of squeezing a tiny garden into the …

How to save webpages as PDFs and annotate on iPhone & iPad

There are a variety of scenarios where it’s helpful to create a PDF version of a webpage or article. While doing this on a Mac may be more widely known, there’s an easy shortcut on iOS for the functionality as well.<p>It can be easy to overlook some of the options in the iOS share sheet, particularly …

Apps

How to Delete Horizontal Lines in Microsoft Word That Won’t Go Away

If you’re writing up a long report in Microsoft Word and want to use simple dividers to split up the various sections for readability, all you have …

Six of the best pancake recipes

The only recipes you need to sweeten up your pancake day, from a classic crepe with lemon and sugar to beetroot drop scones and a custard-filled stack<p>Prep <b>10-15 mi</b><b>n</b><br>Cook <b>2 min per pancake</b><br>Makes <b>18</b>

Breakfast

Alice Hart's silverbeet and brie mini muffins recipe

For those who resolved to eat more vegetables in 2018, the UK chef’s new vegetarian cookbook has plenty of tasty options<p>These are delicate little bites but the cheese does lend them substance. Silverbeet (Swiss chard) is related to beetroot and has an earthier taste than spinach. You could just use …

Recipes

10 More Hidden or Overlooked Microsoft Word Features to Make Life Easier

Advertisement<p>If you use Microsoft Word regularly, then you probably use the same features over and over. You might be quite familiar with mail merge, …

Tailor’s Apron and Oven Mitt: Dapper by Tim Holtz for Coats

While working on this gorgeous apron, I admit to humming that old nursery rhyme under my breath, <i>“Tinker, Tailor, Solider, Sailor….”</i> We absolutely …

How To Take Plain Store-Bought Curtains to the Next Level

I'm a firm believer that a window without draperies is a missed decorating opportunity (that is, unless you have beautiful windows that would be …

How to Embed YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations

If you’re putting together a solid PowerPoint presentation 9 PowerPoint Mistakes to Avoid for Perfect Presentations 9 PowerPoint Mistakes to Avoid …

How to Create Professional Reports and Documents in Microsoft Word

Advertisement<p>If Microsoft Office had been a country, it would have been the third most populous country in the world. <i>1.2 billion people</i> using a …

How to Convert an Image With Handwriting to Text Using OCR

Advertisement<p>Do you need to digitize handwritten notes to edit or index them? Or would you like to copy text from the picture of a handwritten quote? …

How to Make a Quilt into a Quillow

During a family reunion when I was growing up, my Grandma let us grandchildren take turns choosing a quilt to keep. On the back of each quilt a …

Quilting

Measuring Tape Neck Strap Sewing Caddy

<b></b> <b></b><b></b>How many of you loop a tape measure around your neck while you’re sewing? I’m pretty sure there are a lot of hands up out there! This cute little …

How to Sew a Pillowcase: Two Simple Methods

I don’t know about anyone else, but I have an aversion to bed-in-a-bag sets. It’s too much match-y-ness for my taste. (Although, if coordinated …

Sewing

How to Sew a Bolster Pillow Like a Professional

Bolster pillows are those long, cylindrical pillows that make a fantastic addition on any bed, both aesthetically and functionally. They provide …

Sewing

SparkFun

InventorSpace: Explore fun projects you can implement in your classroom, school or district with SparkFun Electronics.

Nifty Denim DIY Ottoman Crate with Storage an Ikea Hack

First, assemble your Ikea crate according to the instructions<p>Stencil the sides of the crate. This is so easy, I used a plastic letter stencil and a …

Jelly Strip Stash Buster Quilt and Tutorial

Thank you for all of your great responses to my last Quilting on a Budget post! It is good motivation for me try to save some money and use what I …

Quilting

how to make a book lamp

Welcome to Six Days of Spring! I’m really excited to share some great ideas to add some spunk to your home for spring. Since I’m not much of a …

DIY Patchwork Denim Throw Rug

This DIY is something I’ve actually been wanting to do for a while. Inspired by our fall store displays, I found a renewed desire to make a patchwork …

Drop-Dead Denim: One Tough Pouf

<i>And just like that… we’re here! At the end of our Drop-Dead Denim road… Wow! My heartfelt thanks to my amazing guest-blogger-friends, to the Flickr</i> …