Laura Wielinga

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DIY Printable Paper Typewriter Calendars | Colossal

<p>Back in the day I used to do a nice roundup of cool calendars, but didn’t have time this year. Luckily Design Milk, Cool Hunting, and Freshome have …

Teacher Vows to Complete Doodles on Student's Exams

Redditor Squeezymo is a teacher at an all-girls Catholic school in Bangkok, Thailand who has vowed to complete or add to any drawings that students leave on homework assignments or exams. The quirky educator manages to add drawings and text in red ink to the young pupils' doodles, turning them into …

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Fallout 4 CONFIRMED?!? - Inside Gaming Daily

Struffoli: Italian Christmas Tradition

<b>Struffoli is a Neapolitan dessert that is traditionally prepared at Christmastime.</b><p>It is made of tiny dough balls that have been deep-fried and soaked in honey.<p>They are served piled high on plates and serving trays. Some like to form them in the shape of Christmas trees or wreaths. Regardless of …

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Style: Fashion Trends, Beauty Tips, Hairstyles & Celebrity Style News

Her makeup artist dishes on the key products she used on the singer.<p>Every modern wedding needs a hashtag, and the live wedding of Kyle and Jordan …

Totlol Delivers A Kid-Safe Alternative To YouTube On Web & Mobile

Back in 2008, a startup called Totlol emerged, offering parents a kid-friendly collection of video clips pulled from the YouTube platform on a single destination site. But that company, a one-man show, eventually hit a dead-end and closed up shop. Today, it has returned with new founders who are …

Colorful Hexagonal Wall Tiles Made From Sound-Absorbing "Wood Wool"

These colorful hexagonal wall tiles by Form Us With Love strike a brilliant balance between sustainable materials, economy and functionality. The …

LEGO Question Block Ornament: Super Secret Santa Bros. - Technabob

Chris McVeigh is on a roll. Shortly after releasing his tiny LEGO consoles, the man who calls himself Powerpig has released another miniature LEGO …

DIY Gamer Kit: Build, Code & Game Boy - Technabob

Technology Will Save Us is the maker’s version of Toys R’ Us. The shop makes toys or gadgets that require assembly, perfect for people who are into …

Practice makes perfect when it comes to these thin pancakes.

<i>The Cook’s Illustrated Baking Book features more than 450 of the magazine’s best baking recipes. Our recipes are truly revolutionary.</i><p>Whether you want …

Crispy Potato Latkes From 'The Artisan Jewish Deli at Home'

For such a no-frills dish, latkes can be surprisingly difficult to get right. Between the potato shredding and draining, the frying method, and the challenge of keeping the cooked pancakes crisp and warm, latkes are not for the faint of heart. <b>Nick Zukin</b> and <b>Michael C. Zusman</b>'s crispy latkes from <i>The</i> …

Make It: DIY Hidden Bookshelf Storage

A secret, perfectly concealed, spy-like storage spot: how awesome is that?! I would have <i>loved</i> something like this as a kid--it was always a battle to …

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Freebie Friday! 100% Free Apps For iOS, Android And Windows Phone

At the end of each week, we bring you a list of the latest free mobile apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone, including the PlayStation 4 …

A last ditch effort: Nintendo launches Wii Mini and Mario Kart Wii $99 holiday bundle

Nintendo is launching a new low-cost version of the Wii video game console, dubbed the Wii Mini, in the U.S. for $99.<p>The new version of the 2006-era Wii is smaller than the original version and it comes bundled with the Mario Kart Wii game, a red Wii Remote Plus controller, and a red Nunchuk …

8 Great Salmon Recipes That Will Make You WANT To Eat Healthy

<i>By Lynn Andriani</i><p>Step away from the soy sauce marinade and try these easy dishes, which are just as flavorful and might become your new standbys.<p><b>Less Sugar, More Spice</b><p>Salmon pairs so nicely with teriyaki because the sauce's sweetness tames the fish's, well, fishiness. Spiciness can serve a similar …

Herb-Filled Turkey Burgers With Cheddar Cheese Recipe

When deciding whether to buy turkey thighs or breast meat, you should know that the thighs have a bit more flavor but the breasts are leaner, so the decision is more about what you're looking for out of your dinner. I opted for thighs, but the recipe is full of flavor-boosting herbs and cheese, so …

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Burgers Recipe

Charge up your chicken burgers with a serious dose of hot sauce. Cool the fire with the celery-blue cheese mayo.<p><b>Notes:</b> Flavor and juiciness was a priority with these burgers, so I added butter to the mix. To make the breadcrumbs, I pulsed a slice of white bread. I tested these burgers on a grill, …

8 Milkshake Recipes to Make at Home

Back to school season got you down? I have a feeling these recipes might help: eight different ideas for homemade milkshakes, easy to whip up for dessert or an after-school snack. I figure you can probably handle a standard chocolate or vanilla shake on your own, so these milkshakes are a little …

Nigel Slater Recipe: Lemon Tart

The subtitle for Nigel Slater’s book <i>Notes from the Larder</i> is “A Kitchen Diary with Recipes.” It records a year of cooking, eating and thinking about …

Memphis-Style Barbecue Sauce Recipe

Whether there is a true style to a sauce in a city that prefers their barbecue "dry" is a debate for the ages. Through the rumblings I'm sure will follow, what is fairly solid is as we move east from Kansas City, barbecue sauce starts to transform from thick and sweet, to the thinner and tangier …

Grilled Habanero Barbecue Wings Recipe

My grilling nerdery comes out whenever I order "barbecue wings" and get fried chicken tossed in barbecue sauce. I'm not saying that can't be good, but <b>if I'm ordering barbecue wings, I want all the greatness of smoky chicken</b> with layers of sauce baked into the wing.<p>Now I may get some flack here. …

Mango Habanero Barbecue Sauce Recipe

Nothing says summer like the fruity heat of this mixture, carefully composed to balance savory barbecue-sauce tang against sweet mango and habanero spice. Try it on ribs, a chicken sandwich, or, if you're into bold flavors, wings.<p><b>Note:</b> Wear gloves when working with habanero chilis and carefully …

400+ Free Cooking Recipes (Cookbook) app review: recipes at your fingertips

Introduction<p>Are you tired of cooking the same old meals? The 400+ Free Cooking Recipes (Cookbook) app makes it possible to create all kinds of tasty …

Cheeseburgers and pulled pork buns from the Porteño team – recipe

For the milk buns<p>The trick to a good bun is heaps of sugar; that's what makes it soft and shiny. These are called milk buns because of the milk and cream in them. You can also bake this dough into a loaf and cut it into squares, which is really good for parties. If you like, you can even fry the …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

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16 Potato Recipes for Thanksgiving: Mashed, Roasted, Hasselback'd, and More

It's hard to find a Thanksgiving table that doesn't have potatoes on it, but all too often that means a bowl of dry mashed potatoes or bland roasted ones. But as easy as it is to mess up potatoes, with a little technique it's almost as easy to make them one of the most delicious parts of the meal. …