In this tutorial, I will demonstrate how to easily build a sturdy bird bath using clay terra cotta pots, some glue and a bit of paint. The perfect gift for the gardener in the family!
Lack of adequate communication skills and stunted socialization are two of the major stumbling blocks that children with autism experience. How can we help them be heard?
With crocheted animal hats being so popular right now, it's great to be able to crochet some eyelashes rather than loop each lash individually. Here is a tutorial for doing just that.
This project makes the perfect Valentine's Day gift for your child's teacher. It's inexpensive, quick and so much fun. This article includes written instructions and a video tutorial.
Crafting a square animal hat not only makes a great change from the usual beanie, but it also saves you from having to crochet those dreaded ears! It's easier than you think.
Beef jerky, banana chips, dried herbs: whether you're camping or snacking at home, preparing these treats yourself with a food dehydrator is the healthier option and it will save you money.
The best smell in the world must be the mouth-watering aroma of freshly-baked bread. Next in line surely hits you at the local doughnut shop. Here is a recipe to make fresh doughnuts at home.
How do I copy video files from my desktop computer to my Apple device without having to convert the files into an Apple-friendly format?
Installing a screen protector on a touch-screen device like an Apple iPad can be tricky business. Tiny pieces of fluff that you never imagined would be an issue suddenly seem like Mount Everest.
The single crochet is the beginner's stitch in crochet and it really is the easier stitch there is. With this stitch, you can make scarves, mittens, hats... well, anything, really.
Eco-friendly or green products contain such ingredients as water, corn, tree sap, grass... While water may not work on everything, it does a fabulous job on mirrors.
Having written an article recently about making the most simple Friendship Bracelet, I wanted to quickly follow it up with my favorite Friendship Bracelet design. It is a design that I was not aware of way-back-when in school, when making these bracelets was so popular. The design is also...
This is tutorial for making a simple Friendship Bracelet.
Arachnophobia is the fear of spiders. Is it a learned behaviour or an age-old tradition based on survival and procreation?
Creating your own webcam site can be rewarding... financially.
Is there anything more heavenly to the senses than the sweet aroma of banana bread baking in the oven? Here is a simple banana bread recipe that has always yielded a yummy, soft and gooey result.
Following an extended period of disuse, I recently returned to one of my domains to completely overhaul and update it. Everything was as I'd left it except for a line of text at the top of the page that read: you must pay for this crypt A quick search proved that I'd been hacked and that this was...
My biggest surprise came when I made the move from artificial plants to real, live plants for my aquarium. I've been pleased with how well they've taken and how big they've grown, with no special lighting or fertilizer.
This coming Sunday is Mother's Day (May 13th) and I volunteered to go into my daughter's school to do a craft with the kids. I needed to find a simple craft...
Described as "highly addictive", "one of the best" and the game that "manages to get everything right", Walt Disney's Where's My Water has over 140 challenging levels and the creators are adding new ones regularly.
As most of us know, there is a huge array of iPod apps out there and it can sometimes be hard to weed out the weaklings and find the real gems. I believe that I've found such a gem in Temple Run. Never has a game with such a simple premise grabbed my attention so quickly and had me trying "one more...
For budding astronomers such as myself, Sky View has been a revelation. We can all look up into a clear sky and know where the moon or the sun is, but do you know where to find Saturn? The constellation of Orion? Or even the International Space Station? This facinating app uses your camera and...
Yesterday, the undocking of the Soyuz spacecraft from the International Space Station marked the end of Expedition 28 and the beginning Expedition 29. How will gravity effect the returning crew? Watch the video of the undocking!
We all know that eat foods high in sugar, salt and fat can lead to unwanted weight-gain, but these foods can also tire you out, drain you of energy and, did you know, they can also effect your mood. My Whole Wheat Apple Muffin recipe will cheer you up!
My Grandfather was dubbed "the father of British Nuclear Submarines", but to me, he was just Grandpa.
As a budding astronomer, I have taken a keen interest in the International Space Station. It should be travelling through space above my house in the next week and easily visible with the naked eye. When is it flying over yours?
Our 7-year old son, Jake, has Autism. We are now using an iPad and an app called Proloquo2go to facilitate his learning to communicate effectively.