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Small Barrel Aging - A Bourbon and a Spiced Rum. About a month ago I purchased two 3 Liter barrels to try aging a bourbon and a rum (to make into a spiced rum) and though it's a project many of you may roll your eyes a bit at, it's opened up this whole world to me and I think has been a good way to begin.

Small Barrel Aging - A Bourbon and a Spiced Rum

I went into this not knowing anything about fermenting or distilling, so I filled the barrels with store-bought un-aged spirits to try my hand at aging them into something I'd actually like the drink. As with most hobbies, it's turned out to be a whole lot more expensive than I anticipated (Barrels=200, approx 100 to fill each barrel, 50.00 hydometer), but the amount of reading I've done (the internet's been great for this) on a pretty much daily basis has really caused me to learn quite a bit, so even if it turns out to be an expensive mishap, I've learned a ton, mainly from this site.

So I filled the barrels on Oct 2nd and my biggest problem has been just leaving the dammed things alone. I'll post again when I take the next steps. Project House Weekly Wrap, Episode 5: Housewrap and Exterior-Foam-Insulation Details. Living Simply in a Dumpster. Tucked behind the women’s residence halls in a back corner of Huston-Tillotson University’s campus in Austin, Texas, sits a green dumpster.

Living Simply in a Dumpster

Were it not for the sliding pitched roof and weather station perched on top, a reasonable person might dismiss the box as “just another dumpster”—providing this person did not encounter the dean of the University College Jeff Wilson living inside. Professor Wilson went to the dumpster not just because he wished to live deliberately, and not just to teach his students about the environmental impacts of day-to-day life, and not just to gradually transform the dumpster into “the most thoughtfully-designed, tiniest home ever constructed.” Boutique Displays and Visual Merchandising by boutiquewindow on Pinterest. Postcard Inn Beach Resort & Marina at Holiday Isle - Resort Reviews, Deals - Islamorada, Florida.

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BC Community News - Member Newspapers - BC Community News

Expo86. Trailer Travels! Security cameras. Introduction to Surface Design: Creating and Mixing Patterns. Fabric buckets tutorial. This was such an enjoyable sewing project to do for Love Sewing magazine and I’m really pleased to be able to share it here with you today.

Fabric buckets tutorial

These fabric buckets are quick and easy to make and useful for all sorts of purposes whether in the craft room, as plant pot covers, in the nursery or bathroom. You will need: Two pieces of calico for outside of bag 40 (h) x 30 (w) cm (I bought unbleached calico from Homecrafts) Two pieces of heavy weight interfacing 40 (h) x 30 (w) cm Two pieces of lining fabric 40 (h) x 30 (w) cm – I used Koi Cloud fabrics, Smile and Wave print. Get Keith's Jamaican Beef Patties Recipe. Watch Keith’s Jamaican Patty filling video Watch Keith’s Jamaican Patty Crust Video Don’t even think about making this recipe without using my spices!

Get Keith's Jamaican Beef Patties Recipe

If you are going to go through the trouble of making it, use the best ingredients! Www.Keithlorren.com/shop. Island Flavors in a Yellow Envelope. Recipe: Jamaican Beef Patties.

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Shells. Paper cutting art. VANCOUVER RENO company research. Coastal Gardening in Southern California. I have a lot of succulents and I’m always happy to share, but I haven’t always been as successful as I would like when it comes to propagating new plants.

Coastal Gardening in Southern California

Succulents are pretty easy to root but it helps to have a little info to work from. WDW Grog Grotto. 2015 You Might Like This! SHAW CABLE frustration. §. Dates in Sept 2015 for Disneyland... - Anaheim Forum. 13.

dates in Sept 2015 for Disneyland... - Anaheim Forum

TicTrac is a Great Personal Data Aggregation Dashboard and Reporting Service. The idea of aggregating data from disparate sources is a common issue on the internet and the search for doing this with social services was the impetus for this blog.

TicTrac is a Great Personal Data Aggregation Dashboard and Reporting Service

I started to see this phenomenon become an issue for the quantified self community as more devices and services for tracking became available. I’ve seen several services come online to tackle the issue of aggregating quantified self related data over the last few years and list them here. One of the primary reasons for aggregating multiple sources of activity data is to provide a single view to more easily glean insights. A simple method to visualize this is by seeing multiple bar graphs plotted together based on these distinct data points. Wat-een-goed-idee-voor-onder-een-schuine-wand.1389431520-van-titania.jpeg (JPEG Image, 700 × 714 pixels)

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Featured Images of the Week. Your Pocket Concierge. Trader Vic's Original Crab Rangoon. The first time I ever had Crab Rangoon was at Trader Vic's in London in the 1970's.

Trader Vic's Original Crab Rangoon

Going for dinner was always a big deal — there was no other place like it. The Polynesian themed interiors were dimly lit and featured a quirky mix of tropical South Pacific artifacts, unique island infused cocktails and exotic pan asian cuisine. We always started with the Trader Vic's Pupu Platter of BBQ spareribs, crispy prawns, sliced char sui pork and of course, crab rangoon, which came with a double-dish of Canton Catsup and Mandarin Mustard. Although known for their Mai Tai's, I was partial to their Banana Daiquiri.

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Nutrition Inc. » Do you wake up at 2-3 every morning?

Jan 29 2013 by Kate 11 Comments If you are one of the many people waking up at 2 or 3 in the morning and can’t get back to sleep, you might want to read this…

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Fishing Float DIY #tiki #knots #floats #beach #seaside. TRAVEL. Tiki music exotica. Tiki. Bar. COCKTAIL sites. CHRISTMAS 2014. YENSID | DISNEY. PROPs. The CAPRI. Flynn- jamaica. Hey Van. CARPENTRY & woodworking. IN MINIATURE. BC Research •photos •resources •history. Gone too soon. TALENT at PIXAR. :(

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Crafty. Young man with ALS shares heartbreaking response to Ice Bucket Challenge. WATCH ABOVE: You’ve likely heard about the ice bucket challenge, aimed at raising money for ALS research. But lost in its popularity are the stories of pain, loss and suffering. One young man changed that with his video. Shirlee Engel reports. EDMONTON – In recent weeks it seems everyone and their dog has taken up the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Celebrities, politicians and athletes are all lining up to have buckets of ice water dumped over their heads, in the name of raising funds and awareness for ALS research. With videos of the challenge showing up on every form of social media to the point of saturation, you might be tempted to skip them. Anthony Carbajal posted a video to YouTube on Monday (and then a shorter version on Tuesday), which at first might make you laugh, but will likely end with a tear in your eye. It begins with Carbajal, clad in a string bikini top and hot pink shorts with “Kiss My ALS” across the bottom, goofily washing a car before being doused with ice water.

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FOOD. Hawaiian Islands. FAVE 1928 pics home. How to Write the Perfect Thank You Letter After Your Job Interview. 34inShare109 Think about your last job interview. Did you send a follow-up note afterward? The thank you letter is an overlooked part of the interview process, likely because it comes after what people think is the most important part of the job search: the application and the interview. But underestimating the value of a well-written thank you letter could jeopardize all the hard work you put into the resume, application and interview.

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Transplant Society - Organ Donor Registry Form. Theredqueen_wide.jpg (JPEG Image, 2560 × 1600 pixels) Sleep well. Global Consumers' Trust in 'Earned' Advertising Grows in Importance. CONTACT: Marisa Grimes, marisa.grimes@nielsen.com, 646.654.5759 NEW YORK – April 10, 2012 – Ninety-two percent of consumers around the world say they trust earned media, such as word-of-mouth and recommendations from friends and family, above all other forms of advertising—an increase of 18 percent since 2007, according to a new study from Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy. Online consumer reviews are the second most trusted form of advertising with 70 percent of global consumers surveyed online indicating they trust this platform, an increase of 15 percent in four years. The Entrepreneur Affair, Presented by the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs. Sheryl Yen | Jun 15, 2010 1 of 13 From managing your computer server to clothing your newborn: Tasi Gottschlag (l), of Square Data Facilities, and Traci Costa, of Peekaboo Beans, have got you covered.

Event: Entrepreneur Affair, presented by the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs Venue: Birks Vancouver Flagship Store Date: June 3, 2010 An annual celebration of the accomplishments of the women of the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs e-series, the Entrepreneur Affair was an opportunity to score a date with one of six celebrity entrepreneurs, discuss your business challenges, get brand input, growth strategy advice and relax with successful – and, okay, good-looking – businessmen.

ThingCHARGER. The awesome new charger for ALL your things. ThingCHARGER is a simple, elegant new way to charge all your things. Just plug it into any outlet and you'll have a neat charging station — free of ugly wires. Plug 2 or 3 thingCHARGERs together and charge all your things at once. Watch the video above, and fall in love again. Mileage-Log-Photo3.jpg (JPEG Image, 1071 × 612 pixels)

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  1. mistytyner Nov 1 2012
    Thank you for the book binding info and links