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Best Vegetables to Grow in the Shade

For many gardeners, the optimum conditions most vegetables prefer — eight to 10 hours of full sun — just aren’t possible. Whether it’s from trees or …

Gardening

Giant Jenga

While we were in Austin a few weeks ago we had a fun evening out with some of the folks from BonLook. At this rooftop bar, they had a giant jenga …

Campfire Dump Cake in Dutch Oven Recipe

Here is a campfire dump cake, that is a spin on a classic recipe but made in the dutch oven!<p>Campfire Dump Cake Recipe<p>Get the recipe on our camping …

How to: Make a DIY Outdoor Living Plant Wall

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Cleaning BBQ Grills the Magic Way - TGIF - This Grandma is Fun

I love to BBQ for so many reasons. Instead of being in a hot kitchen I can enjoy grilling in my cool backyard. Outside of marinating the meat, BBQing …

17 Outstanding Handmade Porch Swing Designs

The lovely spring weather is very tempting and everyone wants to spend more time outside enjoying the spring and soon to be summer weather while also …

23 Incredible DIY Outside Bar Ideas

Outside bar is one of the best ideas for your garden this year. It is very useful thing when you gather with your friends and when you are making …

Old to New-chalkboard from an old window - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

For years, I have been searching for the right size window to make into a chalkboard. I’ve seen these made many times before, but could never find …

Webbed Seat

You've found a charming chair at a flea market, but it lacks a seat. Not to worry: Fix it in no time by weaving a new one.

20 Years of Cleaning Tips: Scrub Your Way to a Gleaming Home

We've been cleaning for more than two decades. Okay, not continuously, but let's just say we know how to use <i>all</i> our vacuum-cleaner attachments at this point. Over the years, we've shared our best solutions for tackling household tasks, and to our delight, you've written to tell us how these tips …

diy leather handled cutting board

now that we’ve started using my stepdads tools for projects, all i want to do is wood projects. so sorry for them not being the simplest if you don’t …

Budget-Friendly Ideas for Outdoor Rooms

1 of 19<p>Eclectic Patio<p>The combination of new materials with architectural salvage and garage-sale finds creates this truly one-of-a-kind and low-cost …

Landscaping

HomeMade Modern EP8 $5 Bucket Stool

The $5 bucket stool epitomizes exactly what we are trying to do at HMM. The stool is durable, simple to make and aesthetically pleasing. It looks …

DIY

32 Awesome DIY Backyard Ideas

7.) Make a giant Scrabble set.<p>8.) Build a fire pit in the back yard.<p>9.) And if you don’t want to spend too much money, try this cheap fire pit.<p>10.) …

Man Heats Backyard Studio with Repurposed Soda Can Solar Panel

Peter Rowan left his job as a “corporate weenie” in 2010 to live a life with less stuff and fewer expenses and with more time to pursue his …

48 Amazing Ways to Repurpose, Reuse, and Upcycle Old Things

If you’re like me, you probably have a lot of old stuff just lying around your house. It’s not doing anything but taking up space, but you’re either …

44 Creative Ways to Repurpose & Reuse Old Stuff

We all have stuff that no longer serves any purpose around the house, but we still have trouble getting rid of it. Either it’s “still OK”, or “might …

Peel an Orange Like a Genius

How To Peel An Orange Like a Genius<p>While their numbering might not be genius, this tip is still especially useful for those of you that don’t have …

Home Remedies

Caramelized Onions Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

It's surprisingly tricky to make caramelized onions. Here's what most people get wrong when cooking them.<p>Caramelized onions are good on pretty much…everything. The only problem? They're surprisingly tricky to make. They take time to slowly brown and caramelize. It's easy to burn them—and it's easy …

Onions