Instructables: exploring - outside - snow http://www.instructables.com Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:20:26 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make a Good Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Good-Survival-Kit-1/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:43:52 PST
How to Make a Survival Kit for Your Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Survival-Kit-for-Your-Knife/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:18:01 PST
How to Quickly Clear Snow and Make a Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Quickly-Clear-Snow-and-Make-a-Gift/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 05:38:18 PST
How to make a snowboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Snowboard-1/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 19:56:17 PST
Homemade dogsled (kicksled) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Dogsled-kicksled/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 00:48:13 PST
A Simple Survival Tarp Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Survival-Tarp-Shelter/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 12:00:09 PST
How to Make a Zombie Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Zombie-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 10:23:44 PST
Preparing Your Vehicle for Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/Preparing-Your-Vehicle-for-Winter/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 21:20:52 PST
How to Drive Safely in a Snowstorm http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Drive-Safely-in-a-Snowstorm/
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 09:58:17 PST
DIY Dog Snow Fort http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Snow-Fort/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 14:43:11 PST
10 Items to Keep in Your Vehicle During the Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Items-to-Keep-in-Your-Vehicle-During-the-Winter/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 11:09:51 PST
Mark 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mark-1/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:54:41 PDT
How to Build and Ultimate Snow Fort! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-and-Ultimate-Snow-Fort/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:56:45 PDT
Traditional Cross Country Ski Groomer http://www.instructables.com/id/Traditional-Cross-Country-Ski-Groomer/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 23:11:57 PST
Global Warming Ski Project (Mailbox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Global-Warming-Ski-Project-Mailbox/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 21:03:03 PST
poor man´s ikea snow shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Ikea-Snow-Shoes/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 15:28:59 PST
Cheap and Easy Ski Mounted Snow Scraper http://www.instructables.com/id/Ski-Mounted-Snow-Remover/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 17:17:51 PST
bucket igloo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bucket-Igloo/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 09:06:55 PST
Customized/ DIY Snow Chains for Tractor Tires http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-DIY-Snow-Chains-for-Tractor-Tires/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 16:57:48 PST
Mini Potato Cannon http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Potato-Cannon-2/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:31:58 PST
Winter Snow Shelters http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Snow-Shelters/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 23:40:58 PST
Get Un-Stuck - Snow Treads for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Un-Stuck-Snow-Treads-for-Your-Car/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 22:08:55 PST
Thinsulate Sweater mittens with a HotHands pocket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thinsulate-Sweater-Mittens-With-a-HotHands-Pocket/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 09:59:37 PST
Snow Aliens http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Aliens/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:34:01 PST
Winter Fun - Frozen Bubbles http://www.instructables.com/id/WINTER-FUN-FROZEN-BUBBLES/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 06:42:57 PST
Emergency Avalanche Beacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Avalanche-Beacon/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 11:34:49 PST
How to Dress for Cold Weather http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dress-for-Cold-Weather/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:46:01 PST
No Cost Crampons http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Cost-Crampons/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 23:28:39 PST
Ski Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Ski-Bike-2/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 15:36:29 PST
Quinzee: The snow fort that could save your life http://www.instructables.com/id/Quinzee-the-Snow-Fort-That-Could-Save-Your-Life/
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 17:38:09 PST
PVC Snowshoes http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Snowshoes/
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 20:54:50 PST
How to Bundle Up for a Blizzard. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bundle-Up-for-a-Blizzard/
How to Bundle Up for a Blizzard. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/RXCF/IINJIOD4/FFDRXCFIINJIOD4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/RXCF/IINJIOD4/FFDRXCFIINJIOD4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/RXCF/IINJIOD4/FFDRXCFIINJIOD4.SMALL.jpg Aubrienna I am in the middle of a blizzard, and if you are too than it is important you know how to bundle up for it. Here's what you'll need:gloves3 pairs of warm socksa coatA warm, thick jacket,tights or long johns (if you don't have either of these then try a thin pair of pajama pants.)a scarfA hat (that w...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 07:53:02 PST
Trail Running Winter Shoe Traction for Ice and Snow, Spikes, Cleats http://www.instructables.com/id/Trail-Running-Winter-Shoe-Traction-for-Ice-and-Sno/
Trail Running Winter Shoe Traction for Ice and Snow, Spikes, Cleats - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/J58I/IIEULQ9I/F52J58IIIEULQ9I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/J58I/IIEULQ9I/F52J58IIIEULQ9I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/J58I/IIEULQ9I/F52J58IIIEULQ9I.SMALL.jpg kearl Run trails all winter long with this simple trick. All you need are a handful of hex head screws, running shoes, and about 5 minutes.
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 06:58:53 PST
How to make a SNOWBALL machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-SNOWBALL-Machine/
How to make a SNOWBALL machine! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/K3HU/II3JBCRB/FQHK3HUII3JBCRB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/K3HU/II3JBCRB/FQHK3HUII3JBCRB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/K3HU/II3JBCRB/FQHK3HUII3JBCRB.SMALL.jpg romanursuhack https://youtu.be/SLUDXWOMoyc Who would think that such a simple idea could make a day in the snow so much fun? Snowball Maker is a device that helps you create an entire arsenal of snowball ammunition, up to 60 snowballs a minute, without ever getting your gloves wet or freezing your hands! With ...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 07:16:25 PST
Stone Ski Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Stone-Ski-Helmet/
Stone Ski Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/SXR2/IHVVP1YZ/FUYSXR2IHVVP1YZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/SXR2/IHVVP1YZ/FUYSXR2IHVVP1YZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/SXR2/IHVVP1YZ/FUYSXR2IHVVP1YZ.SMALL.jpg bertus52x11 On the rare occasion that kids mature faster than they demolish their sporting equipment, they sometimes end up with a rather childish ski helmet.This Instructable will show you how to upgrade your kid's ski helmet into something really cool: a stone helmet.You will need: a helmet. ...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 08:00:39 PST
Snow Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Slippers/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 09:19:33 PDT
How to Build a Snow Cave for Winter Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Snow-Cave-for-Winter-Survival/
How to Build a Snow Cave for Winter Survival - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZM57/IEO2XU67/F1GZM57IEO2XU67.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZM57/IEO2XU67/F1GZM57IEO2XU67.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZM57/IEO2XU67/F1GZM57IEO2XU67.SMALL.jpg aaron81006 In this Instructable, I will give you the steps to build a snow cave that can protect you for many nights in a winter environment.Items needed include:Snow - If you live in Costa Rica, you probably wont be building a snow cave in your back yard.Snow mobile - or some sort of transportation to get you...
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 13:47:24 PDT
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Cool-Stickers-For-FREE/
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SMALL.jpg idahoDHbiker I created this Instructable because I love getting stickers from different brands and have found a great way to help them advertize and get stickers mailed to me without sending a SASE (Self Addressed Stamped Envelope). All you normally need to do is send an email and ask politely for some stickers...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:34:48 PDT
How to Create a Downhill Ski-Bike 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Downhill-Ski-bike-20/
How to Create a Downhill Ski-Bike 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/RMLP/I7CCE03T/FKURMLPI7CCE03T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/RMLP/I7CCE03T/FKURMLPI7CCE03T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/RMLP/I7CCE03T/FKURMLPI7CCE03T.SMALL.jpg SCHLEPIC A ski-bike is a magnificent contraption that uses the basic elements of a bicycle fastened to downhill skis to ride down a snowy slope.My first attempt at creating a downhill ski-bike resulted in a fully functioning prototype and was overall, a success. It performed as I suspected it would. The ride...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:35:04 PDT
Snow Anchors http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Anchors-2/
Snow Anchors - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/8XQY/I78VL9WS/FFM8XQYI78VL9WS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/8XQY/I78VL9WS/FFM8XQYI78VL9WS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/8XQY/I78VL9WS/FFM8XQYI78VL9WS.SMALL.jpg Brian J D Cheap Anchors that can be used for winter camping with tents or tarps Materials all thats needed to make these are: - 8 feet of strong rope (2 feet each)- 2 (or more) framing ties- a knife and lighter - a vise (optional)- some sandpaper The Rope measure out your rope to 2 feet, cut it, then m...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 13:59:18 PDT
Boot dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-dryer/
Boot dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz cheap DIY boot dryer with parts from a leftover plumbing project parts needed are four, 2"elbows .95c eachtwo, 2" T's $3.11 eachone, 2" Y 3.11one, 2" fernco ci/plastic/copper/steel to ci/plastic/copper/steeland at least 3 feet of 2 inch PVC pipe cutting and assembly cut 1 length of PVC pipe 1...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:36:18 PST
Igloo or snow fort with less then 3 inch's of snow. http://www.instructables.com/id/Igloo-without-ice-using-snow/
Igloo or snow fort with less then 3 inch's of snow. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/6MT5/I6M2RVE1/FCX6MT5I6M2RVE1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/6MT5/I6M2RVE1/FCX6MT5I6M2RVE1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/6MT5/I6M2RVE1/FCX6MT5I6M2RVE1.SMALL.jpg kevanchristian This is just a short instructable, Sorry there's not very many pics I forgot to take more before it broke I also ran out of snow cause my siblings used most of it:-( How to do it you need a bucket that is square I used this bucket its the right size ^Fill it all the way up with snow and get a bi...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:09:27 PST
Sled Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Sled-Suit/
Sled Suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/M92Q/I6H7EVEP/F7SM92QI6H7EVEP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/M92Q/I6H7EVEP/F7SM92QI6H7EVEP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/M92Q/I6H7EVEP/F7SM92QI6H7EVEP.SMALL.jpg push_reset Ever get tired of towing a sled up the slopes? Why walk down a snowy incline when you can sled down it! This sled suit combines the fun of sledding with the everyday ease of putting pants on.Made with plastic shelving liner and a snow suit, this project will get you planking down slopes in no time. ...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:13:29 PST
$7 DIY Flamethrower: The Snow Exterminator http://www.instructables.com/id/7-DIY-Flamethrower-The-Snow-Exterminator/
$7 DIY Flamethrower: The Snow Exterminator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/MHZX/I6J7UZLR/FXHMHZXI6J7UZLR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/MHZX/I6J7UZLR/FXHMHZXI6J7UZLR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/MHZX/I6J7UZLR/FXHMHZXI6J7UZLR.SMALL.jpg eysenbachja After getting over 100 inches of snow i decided to take snow removal to a new level. I built this for 7 dollars which is what i bought the butane for, the rest of the parts I got from around the house.The usual disclaimer... Build at your OWN RISK. I am not responsible for any damage to people or pr...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:22:39 PST
Snowboarding - Instructable Robot Stomp Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructable-Robot-Stomp-Pad/
Snowboarding - Instructable Robot Stomp Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/J6WQ/I6GCXLW8/FNDJ6WQI6GCXLW8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/J6WQ/I6GCXLW8/FNDJ6WQI6GCXLW8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/J6WQ/I6GCXLW8/FNDJ6WQI6GCXLW8.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Getting off the ski lift can be tricky at sometimes if you are a Snowboarder. Ahh that is why it is called a Ski Lift !!Prevent those nasty falls by following this ible and 3D print your self a Stomp Pad.The Stomp pad is of 84 millimeter(3.3 inches) in diameter, which sticks at the side of you bindi...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 16:19:15 PST
Snowboard/Snowskate from a Skateboard Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SnowboardSnowskate-from-a-Skateboard-Deck/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 04:56:42 PST
survival ski pole http://www.instructables.com/id/survival-ski-pole/
survival ski pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R09I/I5S2F3OM/FFNR09II5S2F3OM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R09I/I5S2F3OM/FFNR09II5S2F3OM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R09I/I5S2F3OM/FFNR09II5S2F3OM.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Skiing is lots of fun, getting lost on the slopes isn't. Even when you're skiing within the boundaries it's a good idea to plan ahead in case of an emergency. The survival ski pole addresses some of the most basic survival needs, like fire and first aid, all conveniently located inside the hollow of...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 08:48:08 PST
Snow shoes from 2 tennis rackets and bicycle inner tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-shoes-from-2-tennis-rackets-and-bicycle-inner/
Snow shoes from 2 tennis rackets and bicycle inner tubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OKGC/I5UXCBDV/FY7OKGCI5UXCBDV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OKGC/I5UXCBDV/FY7OKGCI5UXCBDV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OKGC/I5UXCBDV/FY7OKGCI5UXCBDV.SMALL.jpg tagyerit I need snow shoes around the house. Literally. When there's a foot of snow and I need to walk around the house to rake of the snow from the eaves, it can be tiresome shoveling all around the house. Last year I grabbed a couple of tennis rackets and used some old copper house wires to hold them on. D...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 19:30:17 PST
DIY - Homemade Dog Sled / Kick Sled / Snowmobile Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Dog-Sled-Kick-Sled-Snowmobile-Sled/
DIY - Homemade Dog Sled / Kick Sled / Snowmobile Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/Z297/I5S2F7RO/F3ZZ297I5S2F7RO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/Z297/I5S2F7RO/F3ZZ297I5S2F7RO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/Z297/I5S2F7RO/F3ZZ297I5S2F7RO.SMALL.jpg Justa Jakobi This multipurpose sled is a fun way to exercise high-energy dogs in the winter, have a friend tote you around behind a snowmobile (proper safety gear encouraged... ), or just have the coolest sled at the slope. All you need is a pair of ski's, some supplies, and some ingenuity. Problem: I recently a...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:37:59 PST
Bird cookie http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-cookie/
Bird cookie - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/OX3W/I5KX6CD9/FG3OX3WI5KX6CD9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/OX3W/I5KX6CD9/FG3OX3WI5KX6CD9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/OX3W/I5KX6CD9/FG3OX3WI5KX6CD9.SMALL.jpg Matqux It's winter. The birds aren't too happy, but if you feed them they will appreciate. I made a bird cookie and I gave it for the birds. One week later there wasn nothing In the bird feeder. :) Tools and ingredients Ingredients:- 40g butter- 45g fat- a handful of walnut- a handful of sunflover seeds...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:46:51 PST