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DIY Ice Cream Truck 'Flavorites'!

Animals are Not Ours<p>Guess who DOESN’T come running when they hear the ice cream truck jingle playing down the street? <b>Cows!</b><p>Cows exploited by the dairy …

Fast No Rise Grilled Whole Wheat Pizza

Our family could survive on our webber grill year round....especially in the summer. We can be found hanging out in our back yard under a shade tree …

Illustrator Creates Imaginatively Cute Portraits of Kids Based on Photos

Illustrator Maria Jose Da Luz creates adorable, playful portraits inspired by a single photograph. Her work focuses on children, and she digitally draws their likenesses in a sweet, cartoonish style. Round faces, rosy cheeks, and over-sized heads are all part of her illustrations' charm. You can't …

Build Your Chest with Just 3 Exercises

Try this intense new way to shred your upper body<p>Want to elevate your pushup game? Try this compound progression—a combination of exercises that targets the same muscle group with a few different moves.<p>Each pushup variation in this progression will work your chest in a slightly different way. …

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How to Build a Canoe in 72 Hours

This project began, as it were, with a "crazy idea" - the possibility of canoe travel without taking a canoe with you. Of building one upon arriving …

Book Recommendations From Charlie Munger

That comment is what really kickstarted my own reading habits. While my 161 books last year pales in comparison to the quality of Munger's reading …

Baby Sign Language: 21 Words and Signs to Know

Open up the lines of communication with your infant with signs for "more", "done", "eat", "change" and other signs for everyday items.<p>According to …

How To Make a Custom Baby Gate

Chris and Julia's daughter was growing up fast, and they needed a baby gate for their soon-to-be-mobile child. Not thrilled with the readymade …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Showcase Built-In Bookcase Plans

Turn a bland wall into a showstopper for $300!<p>Stunning projects usually carry a stunning price tag. Not this one. It requires only common 2×6 framing …

Can You Handle the Core-Crushing Trifecta?

Put your core strength to the test with these three abs exercises<p>If you do the same abs routine day in and day out, your gains will grind to a halt. "You need to challenge your core in new ways and with new exercises to strengthen your weaknesses and fill in holes," says Todd Durkin, C.S.C.S., …

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DIY Book Bins: From A Little Tricky To Super Easy

Ever come home from the library and think, "If only we had a place to corral all this stuff?" Or wish upon a star for a magic helper to get the books …

51 Ways to DIY the Bedroom of Your Kids’ Dreams

Before baby, you were all starry-eyed with visions of a picture perfect nursery — a place your kid could call his own. Fast forward a few years, and you’ve experienced your fair share of panic attacks because “WHAT is all over the carpet!?” or “WHO wrote on the wall!?” Kids rooms are meant to be …

A six-figure income, and still paying off debt?

<i>This article is by staff writer Kristin Wong.</i><p>At another site, I recently wrote about a tool that shows you online prices in terms of hours worked. I …

Husband Commissions 23 Artists to Surprise His Wife with Portraits of Their Baby

Chicago-based photographer Ernst Berlin (a.k.a. Reddit user Rezinatoriously) wanted to do something extra special for his wife's first birthday with their baby son, so he turned to RedditGetsDrawn to find different artists to help him put together a spectacularly memorable gift. He commissioned 23 …

How To Clean, Deodorize and Condition Wood Cutting Boards Naturally

A few years ago my father gifted me a really gorgeous cutting board that he had made. It was so special, I was terrified to use it. Afraid to add …

Antix Automatically Creates Highlight Reels from Your GoPro Footage By Selecting the Exciting Parts

GoPros are wonderful little devices that can capture hour after hour of adventurous endeavors (or mundane experiences…). Those hours add up though, …

Ditch Your Dad Belly

Just because your clan is expanding, doesn't mean your waistline has to<p>When you're a dad, carpool duty, playdates, and dance recitals fill your free time. So it's no surprise that as your schedule fills up, your waistline may fill out.<p>"Carving out a designated workout time can seem next to …

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Listen to Lorde, age 12, cover Kings of Leon’s “Use Somebody”

By now, it’s well established that Lorde was quite the performer long before she made the world swoon with “Royals”. At the age of 12, she slayed her …

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: One of our commenters, Brandon Beeson, was kind enough to put this into a Google Doc as a checklist. Click here to access that document</i>. <i>Feel</i> …

10 New Tech Gadgets for Your Backyard

A slew of new devices, accessories, and lighting options makes it easier than ever to enjoy the great outdoors.<p>A slew of new devices, accessories, and lighting options makes it easier than ever to enjoy the great outdoors.

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Stikwood

So…wood walls, yes or no? If your ‘no’ has aesthetic reasons, then I’ve got some images that might change your mind. If your answer is ‘yes, but…’ …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Water Table, for the Kids

PVC & Duct Tape Kayak<p>SUP Surf Board (from Homecenter Materials)<p>Rockets Class<p>Amazing idea ! Thanks for sharing !<p>awesome, but I wonder how safe it is …

Make this on Super Bowl Sunday: Guilt-free white bean and turkey chili

Before we got the subzero temperatures last week, we made a huge grocery haul since we knew we wouldn't want to leave the house for a few days. I …

Leather Tool Roll DIY

Make the perfect gift for the handyman in your life. Easy instructions for sewing with leather included.<p>500<p>2396

17 Personal Finance Books You Need to Read This Year

Many people are hitting the gyms hard in January — but have you considered your financial fitness plan for 2014? To help you bulk up your finances …

Estate Planning For The 99%

<i>Editor’s note: This story was updated on 1/2/2015.</i><p>Lawyers and wealth managers who specialize in passing assets to the next generation love to brag about their ultra high net worth clients. But privately they admit that many (or most) of those who seek their help with wills and trusts don’t fall in …

Arctic Force Snowball Blaster

Step up your winter snow sports game with the Arctic Force Snowball Blaster ($30) — capable of making and launching the perfect snowball. This …