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How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

Surviving A Panic Attack

For many of us, anxiety is an everyday aspect of life. We can be walking down the street, having a perfectly fine day, but all of a sudden, …

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Life Saving Rope Skills

By on23 January 2012 in Knots<p>The most important knots in the world<p>The bowline (rhymes with “colon”) is reputedly the most important knot in the …

Bug Out Bag Meals: DYI MREs

This guest post by Bam Bam and entry in our non-fiction writing contest.<p>My dh got me a food saver yesterday and I have wasted no time putting it to …

The PRO's and CON's of RVs and Campers

<b>RV Park Monthly Rental Fee:</b><br>At the current time the monthly cost to park an RV or a camper in an RV park is somewhere between $350 to $500 per month …

11 Ways A Condom Can Save Your Life: Multi-functional survival uses for a CONDOM.

I’ve just come out of hibernation from writing another survival book (details to come soon). I really need a fun ‘creative’ and not too serious …

Water Purification

Once you find water, a major issue remains: is it pure? Is it drinkable? And if not, how to make it drinkable?<p>In today's world this is a much more …

Solar water disinfection

<b>Solar water disinfection</b> ('<b>SoDis</b>') is a type of portable water purification that uses solar energy to make biologically-contaminated (e.g. bacteria, …

Adirondack Chair Plans [Free Download]

Adirondack Chair Plans {Free Download}<p>Posted by Cindy · May 16, 2017<p>I have always wanted Adirondack chairs along the lake. So we took the challenge …

Amplifier Dock

Pocket Metal Locator - Arduino<p>3D Printed Hot Wheels GoPro Car<p>Awful to Awesome: Replace a Mechanical Alarm Sound<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Genius. Realy. I …

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Decaying 12th Century Astley Castle Scoops 2013 RIBA Stirling Prize for Best New Building

The brilliantly renovated Astley Castle, a combination between a 12th century fortified manor and a modern hotel, has won the prestigious 2013 RIBA …

Europe's Most Beautifully Precarious Villages

Europe is home to some of the world's most enchanting villages; small, rustic towns where time seems to slow down and travelers can explore narrow streets, ancient buildings, and farm-fresh country taverns to really soak up the local flavor. Europe is also home to some of the most unusual villages …