Pat Schoenen

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Meet This Year's Dirty Dozen: 12 Fruits and Veggies to Be Wary Of

<i>Greatist News examines and explains the trends and studies making headlines in fitness, health, and happiness. Check out all the news here.</i><p>Mama …

Roasted Chicken with Olives and Prunes | Gluten Free Chicken Marbella

Are you spending too much time on the computer? That’s a question I’ve been asking myself a lot lately. After reading this article in The Atlantic …

Paleo Mini Meatloaves (Gluten and Grain-Free)

Few things are as beautiful as a field or forest with freshly fallen snow. Wintertime in our neck of the woods is sometimes a Currier and Ives …

29 Recipes für Oktoberfest

Gallery29 Recipes für Oktoberfest<p>The 180th annual Oktoberfest is currently underway in Munich, in all its heavy, beery glory. But if you're not able to make the flight over this year, here are 29 recipes that will help you recreate the bites from Bavaria's most famous beer festival in the comfort …

Pizza Lab: How to Make Ramen Crust Pizza

It looks like pizza, smells like pizza, it even <i>tastes</i> a little like pizza, but it's not pizza. At least, not inasmuch as pizza is defined by its bread-based crust. The slice you are looking at shares much in common with pizza. It's got gooey melted cheese. It's got a robust tomato sauce that …

New Ostrich Pillow Junior Lets Kids Nap Anywhere

It's the hit product that caused a sensation last year when its founders raised $200,000 in 30 days via a successful Kickstarter campaign. The Ostrich Pillow, by Studio Banana Things, is a super comfortable wraparound pillow for your head that allows you to nap anywhere you want.<p>Now, around the …

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Flashback: Gnome Lawn Bowling Game

<b>By Jennifer Perkins</b><p>Bowling, garden gnomes, recycling – what’s not to love about this project? I have seen various incarnations of this lawn bowling game, but since it is summer, I thought it best to go with a gnome theme. Start slugging your favorite soda and mow your bowling lane, because the …

X leg Office Desk

A reader suggested I take my X leg bench design make an office desk. I thought that was a great idea! With this X leg Office Desk plan you can build …

DIY Idea: Make a Reclaimed Wood Planter Wall

Move over, wallpaper. Take a hike, paint! There's a new accent wall treatment in town -- and it's green from head to toe.<p>Reclaimed, up-cycled …

DIY: Lunchbox Container from a Milk Jug

Say goodbye to the brown sack lunchbox! A few months ago, AllYou Magazine came to me with a craft challenge and I'm excited to finally share it with …

BRAID | DESIGN AND FORM

Today I’m going to show you how to make a five-strand-braid. First you want to attach the threads to a plane surface.<p>/// Idag tänkte jag visa er hur …

Do It Yourself – Rustic Coffee Table

Let me start by saying we’re not furniture makers by any means, but I must say that this coffee table turned out exactly as I had envisioned.Once …

How To: Make Your Own DIY Concrete Countertops -- The Easy Way

I've always loved the look of concrete countertops but am, admittedly, a bit intimidated by the intense mold making/concrete …

Home Improvement

Roundup: 10 DIY Projects Using Plumbing Pipe

Usually we think of using a pipe for plumbing... but there are so many other ways to use this sturdy material that don't have anything to do with …

DIY

Matchin Steamer Trunk Wine and Liquor Cabinets • Recyclart

These are made from 1940’s metal and wood steamer trunks. I used pine and oak for the inside paneling and …

Lab Glass – Vinegar and Brown Paper

Here’s a fun take on etched products. Need some acidic wit in your life? What about creative juices, extract of genius, or suspension of disbelief? …

How to Build CoffeeBots

I created CoffeeBots to observe chaotic behavior, by programming a bunch of them with subtle differences and a few choices — for example, how to respond to light sensors — and then turning them loose. To distinguish one from another, I named them after celebrities or historical figures and gave …

The TARVA Ice Chest

<b>Materials:</b> TARVA 3-drawer chest<p><b>Description:</b> Summer has arrived in Texas, which keeps you struggling to keep your drinks cool out on the balcony. The …

Washer Necklace: a simple tutorial

For Joelys 11th birthday party last week, we made washer necklaces. They were fast easy and the girls loved them.<p>To make your own, gather a few …

New Shipping room - and a DIY table for you!

We have been making lots of changes at <b>Cartolina</b> and to accommodate this year's new distribution system we have had to expand the studio. We are so …

How-To: DIY Rectangular Backpack

Are you (or your kids) hitting the books this fall? Make an awesome DIY rectangular backpack with this video tutorial from Petit à Petit!<p>Aren’t they awesome? I’m not going back to school, but I kind of want to make one anyway!<p>Head over to Petit à Petit to see how it’s done.

Chinese anger as Japan launches biggest warship since WWII

Japan has launched its biggest warship since World War II on the anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, sparking Chinese accusations of a military escalation as tensions simmer between the two countries over disputed islands.<p>A ceremony was held in Yokohama on Tuesday for the 19,500 ton …