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10 FUN IDEAS FOR MESSY PLAY - Kids Activities

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10 EASY PRESCHOOL SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS - Kids Activities

• Rock Garden – Use a few household items to grow crystals on rocks. Let your kids add in their own ingredients to find out which help grow the …

Science

Birthday Board

Create a hanging display of all the important birthdates in your extended family. Choose colors and themes to match your family’s interests, hobbies, …

Hobbies

Tutorial: Hot and cold pack with handles

Erin from Sewbon shows how to make a hot and cold pack with handles. Keep it in the freezer for a cold pack. Or, pop it in the microwave and it works …

Tutorial: Make a pair of kid’s pajama pants

Rachel from Adventures of a DIY Mom shares a tutorial for making a pair of kid’s pajama pants. Make them from flannel for warm, snuggly winter …

Tutorial: Cuddle Floor Pillows

Veronica from sewVery shares a tutorial for making a Cuddle fabric floor pillow. The big boxy pillows are perfect for lounging on the floor for TV or …

Inherited iPad 'Useless' Due To Apple's Security Features

A man whose mother left him an iPad in her will has been unable to use it - because he says Apple's security features are too powerful.<p>Josh Grant …

Flourless Lemon Almond Cake Recipe

Holiday meals can be so heavy, it’s refreshing to have a dessert that is relatively light, like this flourless lemon almond cake. This is a classic …

Very Lemon Cherry Cheesecake, Gluten Free

Very Lemon Cherry Cheesecake, Gluten Free<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>100 grams Canteen Flour blend (3/4 cup) (see notes)<br>• 1 tablespoon granulated sugar<br>• ¼ teaspoon …

How to make a recycled blanket doggie snuggle sack

I always giggle when an animal is under blankets and moving around, my bunnies did it and I don’t know why but it’s funny! If you have a little (or …

Understanding the Sunny 16 Rule

Once upon a time during the film era of photography…photographers had to keep a light meter handy at all times so they could take readings to get …

Tutorial: Make toddler shorts from a man’s button up shirt

Caroline from Maika shares a tutorial at Imagine Gnats showing how to make a pair of toddler’s shorts out of a man’s button up shirt. The shirting …

10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …

Italian Food

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Cooking

How to set up your accounts to use an Android tablet inside a Mac-centric life

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Roshan Vyas<p>With name brand Android tablets starting at $99 and refurbished ones going for even less, going cross …

How did 37 prisoners come to die at Cairo prison Abu Zaabal?

Last August, outside Abu Zaabal, 37 prisoners trapped in the back of a van were allegedly gassed to death having been held for six hours in temperatures close to 40C. Patrick Kingsley talks to the survivors and, for the first time, reveals their side of the story<p>Some time after midday on Sunday 18 …

My guide to the perfect January retox

1. Read as much as possible about detoxing, cleansing, recharging and cutting out all food that is harmful. That is basically all food. Except chia seeds. I have no idea what they are but I may at some point visit what my teenager calls "the dirty hippy shop" (our local health food store) to …

Carphone Warehouse battles Tesco and Argos with £49 Avoca 7 tablet

British retailers are clearly of the opinion that there is no end to our appetites for budget Android tablets, with Carphone Warehouse slashing the …

O2 customers get free Evernote Premium for a year - Pocket-lint

O2 has partnered with Evernote to provide the Premium version of the service to all O2 users free of charge for a year. From today, all O2 business, …

Apps

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£10 Now TV box on sale across the UK

Sky's box that promises to bring catch-up TV, Sky Sports and Sky Movies to any TV set is now available at shops nationwide.<p>The box that promises to 'transform your TV into a smart TV' is now available in Argos and Currys PC World stores across the country, with John Lewis to follow in the coming …

iOS 7 tips and tricks: Here's what your iPhone or iPad can do now (updated) - Pocket-lint

If you've just fired up your new iPhone 5S, or have updated your iPhone 5, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4 or iPad mini to iOS 7, you'll …

Apps

Heartwarming Elephant Photography

A couple of weeks ago we've featured a fantastic set of giraffe photographs, and people really liked it. Nature is fulfilled with lovely animals, so …

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What Do All These Camera Modes Mean?

The mode dial on a modern camera usually includes a bewildering number of letters and icons. I can never remember what 90% of those modes do, and …

How to increase your iPhone’s battery life on iOS 7

Advertisement<p>36 Comments<p>With the introduction of iOS 7, Apple added a ton of new and exciting features to your iPhone. However, in order to show off …

Some Dos and Don'ts for the Aspiring Street Photographer

Street photography. Is it as simple as going out into the streets and taking photos? In the narrowest of views, yes. But street photography is …