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The best stick PCs you can buy

Ever since Intel first released the Compute Stick, we’ve seen a rush of tiny PCs built into HDMI dongles. Some take advantage of the …

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13 Essentials for Coloring Book Fanatics

The coloring book trend looks like it’s here to stay, and we are thrilled. No longer is color relegated to salon walls or updating your wardrobe. Whether you’re a fan of the <i>Harry Potter</i> coloring books or you like your color shading with a side of expletives, there’s a coloring book out there for …

Coloring Book

First Step to Drinking Your Dream Whiskey? Knowing How to Read the Bottle's Label

Drinking great whiskey is easy; figuring out how to know your Tennessee whiskey from your bourbon, and your 12-years from your 18 can be really intimidating. These simple tips will get you plucking bottles off the shelf like an expert.<p>Master sommelier and author <b>Richard Betts</b> doesn't really believe …

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10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

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Wacom Bamboo Spark Digitalizes Your Handwritten Notes

Wacom has released Bamboo Spark, a smart folio with a smart ballpoint pen. Using the kit, you can effortlessly digitalize your handwritten notes. …

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Back to School Gift Guide 2017 | Digital Trends

Honeywell Quietset 8-speed Tower Fan<p>$48<p>Dorm rooms are usually equipped with central heating, but it's tricky to stay cool in the heat. Honeywell's …

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Marijuana Drying and Curing Insider Secrets

Hang-drying is an easy method for marijuana drying.<br>© Copyright, John Foster, 2015<p>By<p>Many marijuana growers do everything right in their grow op… right …

Ditch the kettle: Save energy by boiling water with an electromagnetic field (Updated)

It’s no secret Brits love their tea. From elevenses to afternoon tea, they drink 165 million cups a day, according to the UK Tea and Infusions …

Electromagnetism

Texas-style Barbecue Comes to Seattle

For a guy who went to Texas A&M’s barbecue camp just a few years ago, Jack Timmons sure does get his brisket right. Before opening Jack’s in …

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12 Common Home Repairs That YOU Can Do

Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro.<p>Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro. In her new book, <i>DIY Home Repairs: 100 Fix-It-Yourself Projects</i>, Sarah Berry provides a step-by-step home improvement guide so you can do it on your own. We've rounded up 12 solutions to your most common household …

16 Winter Pasta Recipes to Keep You Warm and Well-Fed

Braised meat, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese—it's all here in these cozy pasta dishes.<p><b>We'll eat pasta any time of year</b>, but winter pasta dishes are especially satisfying. Braised meats, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese: It's all here, in these 16 pasta dishes perfect for …

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The Baking Essentials You Should Always Keep in Your Fridge, Freezer, Pantry, and Spice Rack

Whether you're an occasional or an everyday baker, these are the baking pantry essentials you should never be without.<p>Here's some great news: Being a great baker is not really about artistic flair or a prodigy-like ability to whip out sugar roses. It's actually about precision, patience, and …

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Richard III DNA shows British Royal family may not have royal bloodline

When the skeleton of Richard III was discovered in a car park in Leicester in 2012, archaeologists knew it was a momentous find.<p>But little did they realise that it might expose other skeletons — those in the cupboard of the British aristocracy, and may even call into question the blood line of the …

What to get when you want a smarter home

It's that time of year again! You know, the one when you have to hand over your hard-earned cash or dole out the credit card digits to get the loved ones in your life a little something celebratory. Lucky you, we've got a slew of great recommendations in our easy-on-the-eyes Holiday Gift Guide.<p>Need …

It’s all your default: Is someone spying on you with your security camera?

There are a lot of attractive features for “plug-and-play” security cameras that are flooding the market, promising to protect your home cheaply and …

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8 Homemade Pest Control Remedies That Really Work

Unwanted pesky critters and pests can put a damper on the joy you get from your home and garden. Try combining some of your household products and get your own homemade pest solution. Check out the ideas and helpful homemade remedies below, to keep your house and garden free of unwanted guests.<p><b>1.</b> …

Gardening

Wordless Wednesday - Spring Walks III - Barnsley House

A wonderful day out today with two fellow bloggers - Michelle of <b>Veg Plotting</b> and Victoria of <b>Tales from Awkward Hill</b> - we went to <b>Barnsley House</b> in …

Tried and Tested: How to Make Fresh Flowers Last Longer

We’re not so naive as to think cut dahlias will last forever, but we’re ready to do what it takes to keep them alive a little longer. What if you …

10 of the best roses to grow - Telegraph

Gardenista Roundup: For Love of Boxwood

When you hear the word <i>boxwood</i>, do you think Versailles? In that French feat of landscaping splendor, boxwood is clipped and pruned and trained into …

Gardening 101: Lavender

Lavender; <i>Lavandula:</i> “The Practical Feminist”<p>Alice Walker once wrote that “womanist is to feminist as lavender is to purple.” As the Pulitzer …

Gardening 101: Nasturtium

Nasturtium, <i>Tropaeolum majus:</i> “The Rambler”<p>Is this the prettiest edible plant? With its high-low appeal, nasturtium fits in anywhere that’s relaxed. A …

Gardening

How to look after herbaceous borders

The RHS shares top tips on revitalising your borders this autumn, from improving the soil to moving plants<p><b>Top tips for revitalising your borders</b><p>Even the best planting schemes need regular attention and fine-tuning. Autumn is an opportunity to regenerate and edit herbaceous borders.<p>Some perennials …

Gardening

Cottage Garden Design Ideas - Garden Design

Ideas for an Enticing Cottage Garden<p>By Jan Johnsen<p>Share:<p>The call of a cottage garden, filled with a profusion of flowers and smelling of roses, …

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How to grow – and get the best – from roses

Garden expert Bunny Guinness shares her top tips on growing beautiful roses that will be the envy of your neighbours<p>Roses are our favourite flower and we often expect a lot from them. Long flowering period; perfume; resistance to disease – we probably make more demands of roses than most other …

How to grow sweetpeas: fill your garden with amazing scent

Sow them now and fragrant sweetpeas will grow bigger and more beautiful next spring<p>Whenever I try to get one step ahead and plant seedlings in pots, they inevitably end up desiccated or leggy due to my neglect. My enthusiasm and memory always fail me, and I miss out on yet another seasonal …

Which chicken breed is best for small and backyard poultry flocks?

<i>Written by: Dr. Jacquie Jacob, University of Kentucky</i><p>Raising chickens can be fun and educational for the entire family. Whether you are starting a …