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DIY Kitchen Cabinet Cleaning Tip

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Today’s post made me scratch my head, honestly. Remember the days when we covered our school books with brown paper bags ? Well, according to today’s post, if you do that with brown paper bags then you never have to clean your kitchen shelves again. Click on the image below to read the DIY so […]

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[VIDEO] Fall DIYs

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What do we love about fall? Well, here are a few things… The cool mornings Sunrises & Sunsets Sipping our favorite beverage as we cozy up by the fireplace/patio firepit The varied colors of the leaves…as long as we don’t have to rake them up Pumpkin spice drinks SALES Check out this video featuring 4 […]

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DIY: Kitchen Science Experiments

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Before the kids head back to school (your kids or your kid’s kids), let them have one last summer-vacation-esque lab experiment in the kitchen. We found three cool and fun experiments for their curious minds that won’t wreak too much havoc on the clean up crew. Watch the video below to see what we’re talking […]

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Ideas for Caramel Apple Flavorings

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We happened across some gorgeous imagery of candied apple toppings. In particular, the several creative flavors which appear in the image below left us salivating and drooling, feeling pretty Pavlovish. The tricky part is not burning the sugar, at least it is for me! Click on the image below to see more of these beautiful […]

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DIY: Fall Simmering Pot Recipe

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I love the smell of cinnamon sticks in the winter. I had never considered that I could do the same thing in fall, or as some say, autumn. I don’t know how that will go over with the family while we still have heat and humidity going on here in Houston, but I’ll give it […]

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3 DIY Tool Organization Ideas

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The only problem with seeing posts like today’s is that I suddenly need to go buy more tools so I can create organizers. It’s a vicious, vicious cycle. Personally, I’ve found PVC to be a wonderful product to use in so many applications. If you didn’t know what PVC actually stands for, it is polyvinyl […]

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DIY: Remove Rust from Stainless Steel with Citric Acid

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On Friday, I did some woodworking on some live-edge basswood. It was great to handle the tools for a bit. Only one problem, I couldn’t find my newest square! So, I had to use my backup square…in all its rusted glory. This trick is gonna come in handy this week as I clean some rust […]

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DIY: Robotic Arm?

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OK, so I don’t know what qualifies as a robotic arm nowadays…but we’ve got a great project, especially for teaching kids about anatomy and the musculoskeletal system. Buzzfeed recently produced a video via Nifty Science and the video is down below. Check it out & Share It if you like it!

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Back to School Student Survival Kits

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We found this AWESOME post on supplies for students returning to school. Teresa Kwant (the author) has created colorful graphics and labels that you can print out and use with your kits, saving you tons of time and handiwork. Teresa’s a teacher and if her post is any indicator of her dedication to teaching, we […]

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