Archives for November 2013

Free Gift Box Template Maker

  Free template maker Need to wrap an odd-shaped gift? Create a box for it! Measure it up, choose a template and print it. You can create custom envelopes, gift boxes, gift card wraps, cartons and more! Just enter the measurements and it creates a pdf template pattern for you! Click here to go to […]

Free Knitting Pattern: Fan Lace Tunic

  Awesome free knitting pattern to work on for Thanksgiving from Lion Brand! This long fan lace tunic/vest/sweater is perfect with leggings! Click here to go to the free pattern. Materials: • Pound of Love Yarn: Beige ball • Circular Knitting Needles 16 inches Size 9  • Circular Knitting Needles 29 inches Size 9  • […]

3 Free Nonfiction eBooks – Christmas, Blogging and Organizing

Book Description Publication Date: August 11, 2013 The Art OF Minimalist Organization- The Minimalist Way To Organize, Clean, And Keep Your Home Spotless *Over 2000 copies downloaded! Join The Crowd and download now! A new revolution is currently taking place, one that looks set to change how we view ourselves and the objects around us.  This […]

How to achieve a stylish, family friendly home

Home is where the heart is but it’s also the place where life happens, so it doesn’t take much to turn your calming sanctuary into a place of chaos – especially where children are involved. If you feel your home is looking worn around the edges it’s time to make some changes. Just a couple […]

Tips To Make You Happy With Your Home Improvements

Executing your home improvements does not need to be overpowering, but folks experienced with remodeling, fixing, and enhancing their homes understand that a few easy hints and tricks will make a tremendous difference. If you are considering embarking on several new house improvements, bear these hints in mind to ensure everything goes right and nothing […]

Top 5 Home Repair Tips

Homeowners are well aware that things can go wrong around the house. Accidents, avoidable or not, to your possessions or the building itself mean that repairs are often essential. Carrying out the subsequent D.I.Y jobs will suit some people over others although it is a hassle that everyone would rather do without. Because of this, […]

The Zed Light Folding Lamp Versatile and Functional

Undoubtedly in any office or commercial workspace you will find several different lighting variations. Depending on the area where it is being used or the purpose for which it is being used, there is probably a combination of incandescent, fluorescent, and led lighting. All these different sources and types of lighting add up. Unfortunately they […]

8 Essential Energy Saving Tips for the Home

Saving energy can be incredibly difficult, especially in the winter. Scrimping and saving your energy pennies requires diligence, preplanning and budgeting. Fortunately, there are some ways to make sure you can save energy this winter while still going green for the environment. Number 8: Unplugging Chargers, Power Strips and Computers A quick and easy way […]

Why You Want a Home Warranty

Home warranties aren’t just related to properties. You need to keep home appliances safe as well. Any time an act of God (or a natural occurrence) such as floods, earthquakes or lightning may strike and zap or ruin appliances and other household items. Choice Home Warranty is a home service warranty company. The warranty is […]

5 Free CookBook and Cleaning eBooks for the Weekend

Sweet Potato Recipes :The Ultimate Guide – Over 30 Delicious & Best Selling Recipes Sweet potatoes provide a nutritious alternative to a regular potatoes. Packed with vitamin A, baked sweet potatoes can be prepared largely in the same way as regular potatoes, but the natural sweetness of the orange tuber provides a variety of flavor […]

Home Maintenance Tips on a Budget

Home Maintenance Tips on a Budget Follow This Advice If You’re Short on Money but Want to Improve Your Home Photo by Exercise Tradewinds 2009 / Flickr Taking care of your house and property is one of the responsibilities that homeowners have to deal with. The good news is that this doesn’t mean you have […]

Four Ways to Hide Your Pasty Pale Legs

The old movies from the South feature enormous hoop skirts and oversized flowered hats, picnics in the shade and corsets tight enough to make women faint with lack of oxygen. Protecting your skin from the sun in those days was a privilege had by those women who were wealthy enough to hire others to do […]

7 Ways to Save Energy at Home

Soaring energy bills are one of the main concerns in many households. According to research recently carried out by The Guardian, the price of gas and electricity has increased by a whopping 37 per cent in the last 3 years. The report also shows that there are 2.6 million households in the United Kingdom that […]

3 Free Cookbook eBooks 11/19/13

Thanksgiving Simple As Pie (Delicious Pie Recipes) Book Description Publication Date: November 11, 2013 One of the best parts of Thanksgiving dinner is dessert. With these great pie recipes, you will be able to find that perfect pie to compliment your perfect Thanksgiving dinner. In my Simple As Pie Thanksgiving Cookbook, I include many old family favorite recipes, […]

Taking Care of Your Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood floors look beautiful in any room of your home, but you have to make sure that you take good care of them in order to get the most use out of them and to make sure that they will retain their original appearance. Another reason for being so diligent about taking good care of […]

On Buying Quality Lights Online

Your home light fixtures occupy a substantial portion of aesthetic space in your home. This means that aside from the illumination they provide, their visual impact also determines their overall function in the design and layout of a specific room or space. As such, any dysfunction or lack in effective design can direly affect the […]

Why Artists Love Drafting Boards

Architects, cartoonists, contemporary artists and construction specialists rely on a drafting board to develop technical illustrations, construction sketches and commercial, contemporary and elegant artistic drawings. Absent a drafting board, items equipment and buildings like electronics, sky scrapers, log homes, shopping malls, household furniture and office complexes may not be designed and built.   If they […]

How to Grow Never-Ending Green Onions

  Do you always want a fresh supply of green onions? It’s super easy. You can consider it planting vegetables indoors or container gardening, but all you really need are snippets of green onion bulbs and a clear jar of water. They will continue to grow when kept in light, like on your kitchen window […]

Free eBook 11/17 – Homemade Frosting :The Ultimate Recipe Guide – Over 30 Delicious & Best Selling Recipes

Book Description Publication Date: November 7, 2013 * The Ultimate Frosting Recipe Guide * What’s the best part of cupcakes? The frosting, of course! Making frosting from scratch is a great way to add a homemade touch to your cake or cupcake decorating. We have collected the most delicious and best selling recipes from around the […]

Kitchen-Safe Dyeing Part 1 – Turmeric

Photo Credit: Lion Brand   Creating your own dyes can be a fun and exciting way to personalize projects.  This month, we show you how to make all-natural dyes and use them with different cotton and wool yarns. We used only edible items purchased at our local market, boiling water (and in some cases, salt […]