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11 DIY Outdoor Mood Lighting Projects

This season feels made for hosting outdoor dinner parties and relaxing under the trees of your own backyard, especially once the sun goes down. And …

Grocery Bag Holder Tutorial

With spring just a few days away, spring cleaning might be on the minds of many. Keep plastic bags handy for a second use with this grocery bag holder from In Color Order.

Cheap DIY Antique Ladder Shelf

Back last Fall, my aunt was driving to our place and spotted an old ladder in someone’s trash. We get a lot of things from other people’s trash. …

Summer gadgets geared for outdoors (pictures)

Created by mechanical engineer Jonathan Kirschner, the $59<p>Updated: July 7, 2013 / Caption: Tim Hornyak / Photo: The Grommet<p>Ice-cold towel<p>Updated: July 7, 2013 / Caption: Tim Hornyak / Photo: The Grommet<p>Brewsees bottle-opening shades<p>Updated: July 7, 2013 / Caption: Tim Hornyak / Photo: The …

Tag: DIY

Recipe: A Favorite Sandwich to Take to the Beach<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Foxgloves: Rethinking a Fickle Flower<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>DIY: How to Clean and …

Plants

How to Make Citronella Candles

If your favourite thing in the summer is warm nights outside then likely one of your least favourite is getting eaten alive by mosquitoes. Making …

Making the Modern SEAL Warrior (co-written with Ellis Henican), released in February. This Father’s Day, America’s military recruiters and America’s booksellers ought to form some kind of alliance. I’ll bet they have more in common than either realizes. I know this from personal experience: It was the heart-pounding hero stories my father read to me and my little brother --- “Hannibal and the Elephants,” “Jason and the Argonauts” --- that first ignited in me a craving for far-away adventure. Then when I was away at college, my dad sent me a copy of MY EARLY LIFE by Winston Churchill. That book is what convinced me to devote my own life to military service and become an officer in the U.S. Navy SEALs. For me, books and being a warrior have been thoroughly intertwined.

<i>We are thrilled to share with you this wonderful essay written exclusively for Bookreporter.com by Rorke Denver, a Navy SEAL officer whose memoir,</i> …

Books

North Korea tells Britain to consider evacuating Pyongyang embassy

North Korea told the Foreign office this morning that it should consider evacuating the British embassy in Pyongyang.<p><b>North Korea missile threat: latest</b> <b><br>China 'shifts position' on North Korea</b> <b><br>North Korea: Kim Jong-un steps up security detail</b><p>"We can confirm that the British Embassy in Pyongyang …

North Korea

4 Theories of How a Leader Becomes Controlling

One of the most dangerous forms of leadership, and one of the most frustrating, in my opinion, is the controlling leader. I’ve written about this …