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What you need to know about 'Minecraft'

Chances are that if you don't play <i>Minecraft</i> yourself, you've probably at least heard of it or know someone who does. The charming indie game has invaded nearly every facet of pop culture, casting its blocky spell on everything from Legos to feature films and has even been used for tourism. With …

The Loveliest Short Story You Will Read Today Was Published on Craigslist

"Missed Connection" stays with you.<p>Lucas Jackson/Reuters, Chris Heller<p>Craigslist: that scourge of the newspaper industry, that den of lust, that middleman responsible for an untold number of bedbug crises.<p>Or, Craigslist: the Internet's simplest and most ingenious disruptor, a digital equivalent of …

The HistoMap – Four thousand years of world history

Lee Daniels' <i>The Butler</i>: Oprah's Favorite Photos

Take an exclusive sneak peek at the making of Oprah's stirring new film inspired by the White House butler who served eight consecutive …

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

Free Knitting Pattern! Rock Candy Hat

Pin It<p>Updated with more sizes! Please follow this link for new & updated pattern<p>Rock Candy is a funky, adorable little hat that knits up quickly. It …

Hint for knitting a repeated pattern

Here’s a silly little hint for working with a pattern repeat, such as in lace knitting. I used this tool when I was knitting my Little Leaf Shawlette.<p>…

Issue 305 – Aura knit in Mesa<p>Recently, a few of us at CEY made the knitter's pilgrimage to Kristin Nicholas' farm to experiment with color and get a …

25 Craft Room Organization Tips

For the past month I’ve turned a blind eye to the whirlwind that has becoming my craft room. With the holidays in full swing, organizing it was a …

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one day last week, ivy decided it was time to learn to knit on needles. she has been finger knitting (like this) for about a year and was ready to be …

Peri's Paradox: First Fall 2013

DIRECTIONS<p>CO 358 sts using back loop cast on method.<p><b>Lower Edging</b> <i><br>Row 1</i> [RS]: K2, work first row of Chart 1 to last 3 sts, k3.<p><i>Row 2</i> [WS]: K2, p1, work …