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Ace Fic Rec

I don’t really talk much about being asexual, mainly because it is such a non-issue in my life. But, I read a lot of fanfiction (like, a lot), and I really like reading ace fic. (And a lot of other … Continue reading

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How to Remove Command Strips

TL;DR: Use dental floss to remove command strips, by ‘flossing’ between the two bonded objects. Now here’s something that’s really useful. Command strips are supposed to be easy to remove – just pull down on the tab and the strip … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Almond Butter Cookies (Gluten Free)

Original recipe:http://www.averiecooks.com/2013/01/peanut-butter-chocolate-chunk-cookies.html This is my new favorite cookie recipe! I made the original, peanut butter, recipe for Christmas and it was a huge hit with my family. I was really impressed at how perfect the texture was; I wouldn’t guess … Continue reading

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Frappes

Twisted Bean Caramel Toffee Crunch Frappe “Loads of caramel, espresso, toffee, milk & ice blended – topped with whip cream & toffee bits Coffee flavor is on the strong side for me I feel like this has more caffeine than … Continue reading

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Worm Bin

I made myself a worm bin! It all started, many years ago, when my college roommate and I spent an unreasonable amount of time looking at worm bins at the state fair. We eventually made the wise decision that spending … Continue reading

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Cheap, Easy Drip Irrigation

Here’s a puzzle: Given a patio full of thirsty plants, how do I keep them all watered? I started out the usual way, hauling buckets, and watering each plant.But, as the weather got hotter and the plants got bigger (and … Continue reading

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School Colors Knit Hats

School Color Hats I have three cousins who are siblings who each went to a different one of the three state colleges in Iowa. This year I made them each a hat with the colors of their school. Lion Hometown … Continue reading

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