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Intro: 3D Printed Sewing Kit I teach at a great school that embraces technology and engineering education. My students in 6th grade make stuffed toys with circuits, and I got tired of losing needles and mixups with the "regular" scissors so I created a little caddy to hold the fabric scissors, pin cushion, seam ripper and needle threader. It's nice...
Learning new DIY tips and tricks can really speed up projects and result in better-finished products. Not only do these tricks save you time and money, but they can be adapted for other projects. From upcycling tips to finding materials on the cheap, here are a few of the handiest DIY tricks for 2018. Upcycling Tips One of the best tips for...
Not all DIY projects are created equal. While some projects are boring and get pushed back until the last minute, others are fun and can be relaxing. If you are looking for projects that fit into the latter category, here are eight DIY projects that couldn't be easier or quicker to complete! 1. Build a Bathtub Shelf Few things are better...
It isn’t easy packing for vacation. Usually if I am traveling for a week or less, I pack really light; I just bring a couple of garments and wear them through the whole trip. It’s not the greatest, solution, but it works. But what about packing for longer trips? I have found a few great ideas for packing like a pro,...
Winter weather is hard on surfaces, including car paint, lawn furniture, and even your deck. Whether you have a large space or a postage stamp perch, giving your deck a little TLC before the harsh weather sets in will help protect your investment. Here’s what you need to know. Step 1 - Remove Everything From Your Deck The BBQ should be...
Do you have parties coming up? During the holidays especially, I attend so many parties and make so many different appetizers and party foods. I thought that I would try something easier than what I normally take, something that doesn’t take long to make, and so I came across these cheese pinwheels. Let me tell you, they are such...
We’re all guilty of pouring leftovers down the sink instead of cleaning them up from time to time. It’s much easier, and can’t really do any harm…can it? While your drains may be able to keep up for a while, it’s only a matter of time until all that grease and grime clogs them up for good. Here are 10 things you...
Who doesn’t like to take a relaxing bath every now and again? Sure, showers get you clean, but they don’t let you unwind like a good, long soak can. And what makes a dip in the tub even better? A bath bomb! But why go out and buy some pre-made, expensive bath bombs when you can just make some...
If you use Dawn dishwashing liquid, did you know that there is more that you can do with it than just wash dishes? I’ve used Dawn for years to bathe my dogs and keep the fleas away and I’ve recently discovered that there are even more uses for it! There are literally 30 ways that you can use Dawn...
Cake decorating is one of my passions but I fully understand that not everyone derives joy from baking and creating lovely cakes. If I were to be perfectly honest, I don’t always bake my own cakes. Sometimes, I’ll use a cake that I find at my local supermarket. Why? Because all that time in the kitchen takes away from...

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