More Scary DIY Outdoor Halloween Decorations October 9, 2012 4 comments It’s that time of year again: the season of goblins, ghouls and all other things Halloween. There are plenty of cute decorations you can put up, but Halloween is about being scared. Every year kids look forward not only to getting mounds of candy, but to getting scared as well. Every house is another chance to be scared and it’s a chance that only comes once a year. Piano-ology Lesson Plan, Sitemap, Syllabus This page singles as a lesson plan, doubles as a study guide, triples as a music mastery checklist, and quadruples as a roadmap for navigating the depths of Piano-ology. Enjoy! Course Outline I. Pre-Music Preparation Here you will acquire the attitudes and knowledge that are so essential for becoming an expert learner.
The Egyptian God Family Tree – Veritable Hokum First: I opened a store! It has a poster of this, as well as updated versions of the Norse and Greek god family trees I did a while back. More to come soon. Next, a disclaimer: this family tree isn’t, strictly speaking, historically accurate, because what we think of as The Egyptian Pantheon is really a whole bunch of similar-but-not-identical pantheons which were mostly based in individual cities – Thebes, Heliopolis, Memphis, etc. – and went through a lot of changes over their 3000+ year history. It’s as nice a chart as I could make after smooshing together a bunch of those similar-but-not-identical pantheons into one image, but it also contains at least a half-dozen gods who were in charge of their own version of this pantheon, and a bunch of others who could be related to each other in totally different ways depending on when and where you asked.
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DIY Wedding Wax Paper Lanterns We loved these great luminaria (shown below) that Kelly Wilkinson shared on A Practical Wedding so much that we wanted to share them with you here, too! They are so budget friendly and easy to do, and create such a nice ambiance….that’s a win in our books! Kelly lays out a more detailed tutorial…if you feel like you need extra instruction I definitely recommend it. How you can learn to program: web development resources As promised many moons ago, I’ll sum up what courses, books, and websites have been most helpful to me, as well as some that I’ve heard great things about within the web development community. A quick note on costs: I learned how to program on a budget, so I can certainly empathize with people who don’t want to break the bank without proof that they can get a job doing this stuff when they’re done studying. Most of the resources I list here are relatively cheap and require only a one-time investment.
Bookbinding University: How to Make a Hard Cover - Damask Love Bookbinding University is in full swing! If you missed the last lesson on “How to Make a Text Block,” you’d better study up because today we’re moving on to the fun part! Today we’re making the covers for our text blocks and this is where you get to tap your creativity and personalize your notebook. If you are like me, you have a stash of 12 x 12 patterned paper that would make Hobby Lobby jealous. Well, today’s tutorial will have you searching through your collection for the perfect “statement” pattern for your notebook. Let’s get started.
DIY Velvet Circle Skirt Tutorial You want to make yourself a velvet circle skirt?? Well read right on! Firstly, here's two formula's you need to have down to make a circle skirt (they'll make sense in a second, I promise): Got it? Bayes' Theorem Bayes' Theorem for the curious and bewildered; an excruciatingly gentle introduction. Your friends and colleagues are talking about something called "Bayes' Theorem" or "Bayes' Rule", or something called Bayesian reasoning. They sound really enthusiastic about it, too, so you google and find a webpage about Bayes' Theorem and... It's this equation. That's all.