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10 Pet Hair Removal Hacks

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Luckily for us, our dog is a short-haired dog and he stays outside…most of the time. We bring him inside when the heat and humidity create that infamous “Texas spa” kind of weather. We found these 10 hacks that will help you, especially if you have to deal with canine long hair. Click the image […]

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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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VIDEO: 31 Food Facts

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Have 5 minutes? Learn 31 facts about food such as: #25 – Today’s average American eats more sugar in 5 days than an average American ate in 1 year 200 years ago! #19 – Chicken contains 266% more fat today than it did 40 years ago! #14 – Breast milk is the only food that […]

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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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Help Them Fight Less

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Posts such as today’s are really helpful, especially to those of us with kids who routinely test each other’s boundaries, often disregarding them! It is their job though. They are exploring…but that exploring should be guided by us so that it becomes learning: what’s appropriate? What’s not appropriate? I found these 6 tips to be […]

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Helping Children Focus on Their Studies

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Today’s post has special meaning for us. We have a close relative whose child struggles with learning new things in school. This child is bright in areas such spatial concepts, building and de-constructing gadgets, but the struggle with academic learning has been real. The tips provided by FertileBrains.com are excellent for every type of learner. […]

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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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