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Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a unicorn

Tired of having ideas and not being able to execute on them, Nick Fredman learned how to code.The post Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a …

To change the flavor and texture of homemade yogurt, use a different type of milk

Cheryl Sternman Rule, author of <i>Yogurt Culture</i> and founder of Team Yogurt, explains the differences between milk from cows, goats and sheep when it …

Try These All-Natural DIY Seasonal Skin Care Recipes To Get That Glowing, Smooth Skin You’ve Always Wanted

Finding the right skin care products for your routine can be difficult, especially if you want to avoid conventional cosmetics, harmful chemicals, or …

Beauty Basics: DIY Tea Tree and Activated Charcoal Soap

If you’re new to DIY beauty products, making your own soap can seem like a really intimidating process that’s probably best left up to the professionals. And, while some soap-making techniques can include complex recipes or require special safety equipment to handle tricky raw materials, you don’t …

A Super Small Apartment That Adapts To Its Owner’s Needs

• 1 |<p>The height of the apartment lent itself perfectly to a lofted design, which really maximizes the space options. The building once housed the …

8 Low-Maintenance Upgrades You’ll Love

Homeownership should be about enjoying your home — not being a slave to it. The trick is to choose materials and products that make maintaining your …

Marshmallow Science

In honor of my official addiction to City Bakery's Hot Chocolate Festival this month, I set out on a culinary quest: to make the ideal, healthy, homemade marshmallow. After all, the classic Jet-Puffed pack of white Styrofoam puffs just wouldn't do the trick for my daily fills of Vietnamese Cinnamon …

The Summer Drink That Will Make Your Skin Glow

A concoction that hydrates, tastes amazing, and has health- and complexion-enhancing ingredients to boot? We're in!<p>When regular H2O feels boring, try this water with oomph, created by Alexis Wolfer, author of <i>The Recipe for Radiance: Discover Beauty's Best-Kept Secrets in Your Kitchen</i>. Sip two to …

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8 Quick And Easy Little Girl Hairstyles

If you are a mom of a little girl (or many), then you need to read this post! Let’s face it, some mornings are just pure chaos and finding a moment …

A Simple Solar Rover

Build your own planetary explorer.<p>Don’t let NASA monopolize robotic exploration of the solar system. Using a couple of gear motors, solar panels, and leftover LEGOs, you can build a sunshine-powered robot that ambles around a strange landscape: your backyard. Obstacles such as rocks and curious …

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Makeup Ingredients You Might Want To Avoid

We've been hearing more and more that there are dangerous chemicals lurking in our favorite beauty and skincare products. Mercury in your mascara? Yep, it's in there. Endocrine disruptors in your lip gloss? It is possible.<p>So we consulted with green beauty expert Katey Denno for a master list of …

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

39 Salads To Make On The Grill

Vegetables deserve grill marks, too.

Sea Salt Soap | Hello Home Blogge

<b>Sea Salt Soap</b> | <i>Hello Home Blogge</i><p>Keeping your skin exfoliated is a year round good skin idea! I prefer to make my own soap because my skin basically hates anything that has scent in it (and why is it that ‘unscented’ beauty products stink?!) This scrub bar is made using goats milk soap base and sea salt - I find using goat’s milk soap is much better for my crazy skin too. You can feel free to add scent if you wish, but leaving it 'plain’ it still has a nice clean scent.

DIY Burt’s Bees Style Lip Balm Recipe – 8¢ Per Tube

DIY Burt’s Bees Style Lip Balm Recipe – 8¢ Per TubeIf you know me at all, you know that I don’t leave the house without Burt’s Bees lip balm. In …

DIY: Rose Petal Honey

On my last day in India, I had my first taste of rose petal honey, swirled into the yogurt I ate for breakfast as I sat on a balcony watching the Taj …

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Homemade Lip Balm Tutorial

15 Home Made Face Masks | Tip Junkie

<b>15 Home Made Face Masks</b> | <i>Tip Junkie</i><p>If it’s time to catch up with your friends without a computer or cell phone, why not throw a DIY beauty party!? A fantastic way to have fun, be creative, do something nice for your skin (and maybe have a few fun fruity drinks?!) Here are fifteen recipes with everything from cleansers and toners to scrubs and masks. Even if you don’t have a party with your friends, have a party for one and whip some up for yourself!

How-To: $5 Mobile Phone Projector

The folks at Photojojo just posted a neat low-tech tutorial on how to make a mobile phone projector using a shoebox, a paperclip, and a magnifying glass. MacGyver would be proud. They were able to find the magnifying glass at a dollar store for, well, a dollar (so they called it the $1 projector), …

DIY Basics: 3 Easy Ways to Add Type to Pillows

Personalization and customization are all the rage these days; we just don’t want something that everyone else has. We want something special, unique, handmade, just for us. But sometimes personalized home decor can be pricey! However, you don’t have to dish out big bucks or big chunks of time to …

30-Day Abs Challenge

Flat abs are made in the gym — AND the kitchen. Use our 30 day ab challenge and eating strategies to get a flatter stomach in 30 days!<p>Follow this 30 day ab challenge to whittle your middle!<p>Day 1. <b>Training Tip:</b> Put Your Core FirstIf flat abs are important to you, promote them to the top of your …

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The 3-Day Abs Workout to Shred and Stabilize Your Core

milan20199 / Getty<p>milan20199 / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 3 days<p><b>Exercises</b> 7<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>A study came out years ago showing that certain infomercial devices …

17 Hybrid Desserts That Will Blow Your Mind

Dominique Ansel has blessed us with the Cronut, a croissant-doughnut crossbreed. If such a wonderful thing exists, what other hybrid pastry possibilities are there?

Retiring Wall Street Strategist Gives Amazing Investment Advice Just Before He Quits

This is a bummer. Minack's work was lucid and helpful.<p>But as a parting gift to clients, Minack wrote a two-page farewell note that contains the best investment advice you will likely ever receive.<p>What is this investment advice?<p><b>Don't try to pick stocks</b>• <b><br>Don't try to time the market</b>• <b><br>Just invest in a</b> …

How to Fix a Leaky Faucet

Don't ignore that leaking faucet in your kitchen or bathroom. All those wasted drops of water add up, and the solution can be simple for even an occasional DIYer.<p>Whether it's the cause of water pooling under your sink, or the annoying dripping sound that keeps you up at night, a leaky faucet is a …

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Introducing New Column from Arduino’s Massimo Banzi

<i>Ask any maker what the hottest subjects are in DIY electronics these days, and odds are the first answer will be Arduino. Since the earliest boards were built in 2005 to enable students to run interactive design projects with open-source tools, the platform has become a world-wide phenomenon,</i> …

Six Months of Softies patterns

Wendi Gratz from Shiny Happy World brings together a group of talented softie designers in her Six Months of Softies pattern club. Subscribers get a …

Homemade Lemon Sugar Scrub

Homemade lemon sugar scrub. Pamper your skin with this delightful sugar scrub made with coconut oil.<p>698<p>2353