background preloader


Facebook Twitter

Make This - Stab Bound Journal - Luxe DIY - How Did You Make This? Make a hand bound journal with elaborate side stitching for yourself or as a gift.

Make This - Stab Bound Journal - Luxe DIY - How Did You Make This?

The stitching is a lot easier than it looks and is so much nicer to hold than a spiral bound edge. Supplies and Equipment – sharp utility knife and cutting surface BE VERY CAREFUL WITH THE SHARP BLADE – rulers – drill with 1/16th inch bit OR a small paper punch BE VERY CAREFUL WITH POWER TOOLS – fancy cover paper – I used Cavallini Vintage Tickets Wrapping Paper – 20″ x 28″ – 1 sheet of 8.5×11 for endpapers (this can be fancy or the same paper as your pages) – 10 sheets of 8.5×11 paper for pages – 3 yards of embroidery floss – mat board – I used Crescent No. 33 White & Cream Smooth Mat Board – Yes Stikflat Glue.

So a friend of mine has a problem with slugs. I think he is doing it right. 13 Simple Steps To Get You Through A Rough Day. Take The Subway. Origins of words and phrases. Why You Should Date A Girl Who Reads. Girl Reading by Pablo PIcasso “Date a girl who reads.

Why You Should Date A Girl Who Reads

Date a girl who spends her money on books instead of clothes. She has problems with closet space because she has too many books. Gay rights in the US, state by state. 9 Reasons Why Failure Is Not Fatal. Failure.

9 Reasons Why Failure Is Not Fatal

Free online speed reading software. Hiking in Massachusetts. Posted by Your Guide, Mott the squirrel.

Hiking in Massachusetts

(image source: by Liza31337) Given that I’m a squirrel, I spend the majority of my days outdoors; and now that spring is upon us, aside from gathering nuts, soaring from branch to branch, and speeding across picketed fences, I find that my bushy tail and me like to hit the trails every so often for a wonderful Massachusetts hike. But, hiking here in Massachusetts isn’t so much about elevation as it is about undeniably beautiful skylines, nationally noted historical references, and an array of distinct sights, flora, fauna, and terrain. A hike in Massachusetts is like no other, but don’t take my word for it (I’m just a squirrel!) , make sure to get out there and do some spring hiking this season.

Happy hiking! Greater Boston: Organizing Measuring Cups and Spoons. Draw a Stickman. Bizarre Exam Answers!! In Minneapolis, the world's quietest room. Listen Story audio Apr 3, 2012 This morning, we're talking about noise pollution and the negative health affects it can cause.

In Minneapolis, the world's quietest room

10 Things 90s Kids Will Have To Explain To Their Children. While most things we experienced as tots in that headiest of eras seems pretty self-explanatory (plaid was everywhere, Leonardo DiCaprio was the molten ball of light around which the solar system turned, and there was no color too bright for your sweatpants) there are some things that will be a bit harder to explain.

10 Things 90s Kids Will Have To Explain To Their Children

Here, a primer for when your future children want to know what the hell you were doing with your boxy, multicolored electronics. 1. London 2012: mystery knitter leaves Olympics-themed knitted figures on pier. The Bureau of Communication - Fill-in-the-blank Correspondence. Heaven On Earth (8 Pics) President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger... And as a Black Irish descent myself, I try to REMIND them, at every occasion, of these proud heritages.

President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger...

Funny thing is, of my 4 grandparents, 3 are blond hair/blue eyed. Of my 4 siblings, the genotypes run according to Mendel's predictions (2 blond/blue and 2 brown/brown). This leaves me with the genotype brown/brown and blond/blue. The mother of my son's son has a daughter who is blond/blue. Creeper_trail. 1.


Choose a sound In order for nature sounds to start playing choose a sound from drop-down box for one channel and drag the volume slider up. 2. Add more sounds You can add more nature sounds to composition by choosing other sounds in other channels. Author, Speaker, Professor, Shattering Gender Myths. Your source of daily updated funny pictures and gifs. Octopus Mittens pattern by Emily Peters. Octopus Mittens are a pair of stranded colorwork mittens.

Octopus Mittens pattern by Emily Peters

Size: The mittens are 8.5 inches around (measured above the thumb) and 9 inches tall (1.5 inches of cuff and 7.5 inches in hand). They fit a medium-sized woman’s hand, 7.5 inches around and 7 inches from the base of the palm to the tip of the fingers. Directions are given in only one size. The 15 Books You Must Read in 2010 - Education. We get a lot of emails, letters, and comments from community members asking us which books we're reading.

The 15 Books You Must Read in 2010 - Education

So we polled members of the GOOD team and compiled our suggestions here. 11 Easy Ways to Meditate (Or, There’s No Such Thing As Being Bad At Meditation) Posted by Siobhan on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 · 50 Comments This is a pep-rally post: I want you all to do the challenge, and I want to make it easier because meditation can seem really hard! Actually, though, it’s not that hard—it’s really not. But I didn’t know that before, and so, herewith, 11 things that might make a daily meditation practice feel a little more manageable.

I know everyone’s practice is totally different! So this is just me sharing what I have learned, because had I known these things when I started (and stopped, and started, and stopped), I think it might have stuck with it a lot sooner. I hope it helps, and please also share your tips in the comments. 1. Hiking Guide: Outdoor Information & Trail Maps. Language: What foreign words are difficult to translate into English.