Instructables: exploring - photos - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:26:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Dwarven beard http://www.instructables.com/id/Dwarven-beard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RTTM/HVCUR4EQ/FJ5RTTMHVCUR4EQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RTTM/HVCUR4EQ/FJ5RTTMHVCUR4EQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RTTM/HVCUR4EQ/FJ5RTTMHVCUR4EQ.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Hi! Today I'm gonna show you, how to make a real looking beard. I made them for a biggest larp battle in Czech Republic called Battle of five armies which is inspired by Hobbit (the book, not the movie!)  You will need: - oakum - fabrics - rubber band - thread and needle, scissors - paper and pen...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 04:53:42 PDT
Brown Sugar Substitute | Make Brown Sugar at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Brown-Sugar-Substitute-Make-Brown-Sugar-at-Home/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1IJJ/HZSTC5NE/FYN1IJJHZSTC5NE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1IJJ/HZSTC5NE/FYN1IJJHZSTC5NE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1IJJ/HZSTC5NE/FYN1IJJHZSTC5NE.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo So you're itching to bake up a batch of world-class chocolate chip cookies, when you realize you're out of brown sugar! Now what?  Is there a substitute for brown sugar? No problem - make your own brown sugar at home with this stupid-easy recipe.  In fact, this is even better than the stuff you buy ...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 15:02:42 PDT
Urethane Flat Belt Welding Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Urethane-Flat-Belt-Welding-Tool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/INAS/HRPBMOWD/FWPINASHRPBMOWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/INAS/HRPBMOWD/FWPINASHRPBMOWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/INAS/HRPBMOWD/FWPINASHRPBMOWD.SMALL.jpg LOTL After pricing specialty tools made for welding flat urethane belts, i decided to make my own. I have a kit for welding round, V and flat belts up to 1 1/2" and needed a tool for welding 2" flat belts. It was a one time job and the tools for doing this cost $300-$400. List of parts purchased. 1 - Lo...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:26:59 PST
ice cream pie http://www.instructables.com/id/ice-cream-pie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/4AEV/HE7CXD8T/FM44AEVHE7CXD8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/4AEV/HE7CXD8T/FM44AEVHE7CXD8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/4AEV/HE7CXD8T/FM44AEVHE7CXD8T.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Ice cream pie is super easy to assemble - and best of all, you can make it in any flavor you like! This time I'm using vanilla ice cream with blueberries and lemon zest, but I really want to do coffee ice cream with nuts and chocolate chips. Or strawberry ice cream with blueberries and bananas. Or c...
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Wed, 13 Mar 2013 18:19:04 PDT
$1 DIY Digital Camera GoPro-like Waterproof Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/1-DIY-Digital-Camera-GoPro-Waterproof-Mount-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/7IM2/HRWNECH1/FVV7IM2HRWNECH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/7IM2/HRWNECH1/FVV7IM2HRWNECH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/7IM2/HRWNECH1/FVV7IM2HRWNECH1.SMALL.jpg makerboat So, I have been watching amazing GoPro videos for a long time. The fish eye lens that GoPro cameras use and the first person perspective that is allowed by GoPro attachments, belts and holders that allow you to place the camera on a helmet, head or body, really helps with making unique and very stab...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 01:40:18 PST
Homemade Beer or Baby Float. Chopeira Flutuante. http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Beer-and-Baby-Float-Chopeira-Flutuante/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/NOQD/HIGFKBLD/F20NOQDHIGFKBLD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/NOQD/HIGFKBLD/F20NOQDHIGFKBLD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/NOQD/HIGFKBLD/F20NOQDHIGFKBLD.SMALL.jpg flyingpuppy It's summer. It's sizzling hot. It's time to float the river with your family, your fishing pole, and your beer with the all-new, make-it-yourself beer cooler and baby float! This beer and baby float was designed for my nephew who just became a first-time father, LOVES artisan crafted beer, and liv...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 07:00:47 PDT
Sweet and Salty Bars (gluten free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweet-and-Salty-Bars-gluten-free/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/RDNP/HQF9HBTG/FD0RDNPHQF9HBTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/RDNP/HQF9HBTG/FD0RDNPHQF9HBTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/RDNP/HQF9HBTG/FD0RDNPHQF9HBTG.SMALL.jpg GlutenFreeMama If you could master just one gluten free dessert, please let it be this!   These bars make me so HAPPY....plain and simple.  The combination of the slightly sweet dark chocolate and the crunchy salty cookie crust is addictive.  Try these, they are really easy to make and worth every single calorie!!...
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 18:02:07 PST
Window to the Night (Night Vision) http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-to-the-Night/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SMALL.gif mackintoshlinessless The idea of having a night vision device as a child was unthinkable! Only a few years ago, instructions came out on the internet to make this child-hood fantasy a reality. I decided to make my own! This instructable below won't go into detail on the makings (there are numerous sources and dedicated ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 20:37:19 PDT
Ammo Can BOOM box http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-BOOM-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SMALL.jpg Medic55 This was my first attempt at building this speaker BOOM box and it turned out great.  Bellow is the list of parts I used. I also re wired the IR sensor the outside the box so I can use the remote without opening the box. I rewired the FM antenna to the outside also. Every hole I drilled was sealed w...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:24:18 PDT
DeLorean BTTF Inspired Papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DeLorean-BTTF-Inspired-Papercraft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/L807/HUOP9K41/FNUL807HUOP9K41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/L807/HUOP9K41/FNUL807HUOP9K41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/L807/HUOP9K41/FNUL807HUOP9K41.SMALL.jpg visualspicer Having been born in the 80s, some of my favorite childhood memories include watching Back To The Future. After completing my time machine I’ve gone back to the past at 88 miles per hour to create a papercraft set inspired by this epic movie trilogy and the iconic DeLorean DMC-12 car. Time Machine le...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 23:01:01 PDT
upside down fruit cake in a sandwich maker http://www.instructables.com/id/upside-down-fruit-cake-in-a-sandwich-maker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/AALA/HUFW6SQ2/FSVAALAHUFW6SQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/AALA/HUFW6SQ2/FSVAALAHUFW6SQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/AALA/HUFW6SQ2/FSVAALAHUFW6SQ2.SMALL.jpg sabu.dawdy Cake in a sandwich maker? Yes,you read it right! I have always wondered what could i do if i don't own an oven. until someone referred me a sandwich maker cake technique so I thought, why not give it a try? INGREDIENTS for the cake ( makes 4 big size triangles) 1/4 cup Oil 1/4 cup Sugar 1 Egg ...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 03:24:43 PDT
Anvil Stand - Pt.1 - Sourcing Materials & Construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Anvil-Stand-Pt1-Sourcing-Materials-Construction/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/O394/HUHT1ZAC/FJ4O394HUHT1ZAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/O394/HUHT1ZAC/FJ4O394HUHT1ZAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/O394/HUHT1ZAC/FJ4O394HUHT1ZAC.SMALL.jpg Bender-BackBoneFab Metalwork can be done in many scales and with an equal amount of skill levels, but one common thing that no metalsmith can do without is some kind of anvil. Lucky for me, I just got a new one, and this past week I made a custom stand for it.  More than anything else, anvil bases need to be secure. ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 14:59:35 PDT
Pallet Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Coat-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I64W/HJW8WGQX/FKMI64WHJW8WGQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I64W/HJW8WGQX/FKMI64WHJW8WGQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I64W/HJW8WGQX/FKMI64WHJW8WGQX.SMALL.jpg RuudvandeLooij A new apartment means new furniture as cheap as possible, this story is one of a coat rack. My brother in law had some nice slabs of wood from which I could have one. The first idea about the looks was born. That was until a friend of mine sent me a picture of a pallet shelf for his special beers. ...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 11:18:08 PDT
Paracord dog collar tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-dog-collar-tutorial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/J56T/HU841V17/FFEJ56THU841V17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/J56T/HU841V17/FFEJ56THU841V17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/J56T/HU841V17/FFEJ56THU841V17.SMALL.jpg mark_well In this tutorial you will learn how to make a paracord dog collar. I will show you the most popular design used to make collars out of paracord, namely the double cobra knot collar. Originally I made this tutorial for my website, Paracord Guild, which you are welcome to visit for additional paracord...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 03:41:05 PDT
Healthy Oatmeal Peanut Butter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Healthy-Oatmeal-Peanut-Butter-Eggs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/1VQT/HU1A9SI3/FAN1VQTHU1A9SI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/1VQT/HU1A9SI3/FAN1VQTHU1A9SI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/1VQT/HU1A9SI3/FAN1VQTHU1A9SI3.SMALL.jpg savynaturalista Oatmeal Peanut Butter Easter Eggs Recipe: 2 ½ cups rolled oats 3 tbsps. pb2 (powdered peanut butter)  ¼ cup maple syrup 1 tsp. vanilla 5 tbsps. almond milk 1 tbsp. peanut butter ¼ cup mini chocolate chips (optional) Sprinkles for decoration Plastic eggs Recipe Directions: In a medium bowl mix dry in...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:53:13 PDT
An Aquaponics Setup for Your Aquarium http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Aquaponics-Setup-for-Your-Aquarium/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/RL3X/HTVDYVV0/FPDRL3XHTVDYVV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/RL3X/HTVDYVV0/FPDRL3XHTVDYVV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/RL3X/HTVDYVV0/FPDRL3XHTVDYVV0.SMALL.jpg scoot440 I wanted to build a cheap and easy aquaponics system to place in my existing 10 gallon aquarium. All parts were purchased from the nearest Home Depot except for the pump which came from Amazon.  The entire setup cost less than $40 and took about 3 hours to put together. One thing I like about this s...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:27:22 PDT
Oatmeal Apple Crisp (gluten free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Oatmeal-Apple-Crisp-gluten-free/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/5EU6/HTZ3FX8S/F705EU6HTZ3FX8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/5EU6/HTZ3FX8S/F705EU6HTZ3FX8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/5EU6/HTZ3FX8S/F705EU6HTZ3FX8S.SMALL.jpg GlutenFreeMama This apple crisp is so easy and delicious that you will want to make it all the time!  It also makes your house smell amazing for the entire day.   I love this recipe because it is so simple to put together, and can easily be doubled for a dinner party or larger crowd.   Serve this with a really goo...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:23:09 PDT
GIANT PIZZA BAGEL http://www.instructables.com/id/GIANT-PIZZA-BAGEL/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/TKOE/HTEUCPOG/F25TKOEHTEUCPOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/TKOE/HTEUCPOG/F25TKOEHTEUCPOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/TKOE/HTEUCPOG/F25TKOEHTEUCPOG.SMALL.jpg marc.cryan Make a giant pizza bagel.   Bagels are boiled then baked. Steps: Make dough* Shape into bagel - about 12" across and 2+" thick Boil in 14" pan Bake at 475degF to internal temp of 200degF (about 20min) Slice Add sauce and cheese Briol to melt cheese Eat Realize ...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 16:51:05 PDT
Deviled Ostrich Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Deviled-Ostrich-Egg/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/FT6P/FUI0XOV9/FYDFT6PFUI0XOV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/FT6P/FUI0XOV9/FYDFT6PFUI0XOV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/FT6P/FUI0XOV9/FYDFT6PFUI0XOV9.SMALL.jpg rachel My boyfriend bought an ostrich egg on a whim, and last night we devilled it. Tastes mostly like a chicken egg but smoother... the white is a bit more jelly-like, or perhaps we overcooked it. We boiled it for almost two hours, after all! It was rather hard to deal with even post-boiling, but we be...
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Mon, 18 May 2009 11:52:23 PDT
3D PRINTER X TATTOO MACHINE http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-PRINTER-X-TATTOO-MACHINE/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/99D1/HT559WJH/F0L99D1HT559WJH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/99D1/HT559WJH/F0L99D1HT559WJH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/99D1/HT559WJH/F0L99D1HT559WJH.SMALL.jpg appropriate audiences In october 2013, a famous design school in Paris, ENSCI les Ateliers, hosted a workshop organised by the French Ministry of culture. The idea was to use images, videos and sound fallen in the national pubic domain and use them in a sort of “Mashup”. The event was called Public Domain Remix. The stu...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 04:31:59 PDT
Aquarium Necklace Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-Necklace-Pendant/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/9O4B/HTHKFN6A/FRS9O4BHTHKFN6A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/9O4B/HTHKFN6A/FRS9O4BHTHKFN6A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/9O4B/HTHKFN6A/FRS9O4BHTHKFN6A.SMALL.jpg phemy This pendant is made from a an empty bezel setting with a polymer clay scene sculpted and baked into it.  The remaining space in the bezel was then filled with resin and allowed to cure.  The same concept could be applied to ring, earring or pet tag bezel settings.  Thank you for viewing my firs...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 21:20:53 PDT
Outdoor Kids Activity: Spray Bottle Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Kids-Activity-Spray-Bottle-Painting/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/Z1TN/HTG5GRC1/FY9Z1TNHTG5GRC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/Z1TN/HTG5GRC1/FY9Z1TNHTG5GRC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/Z1TN/HTG5GRC1/FY9Z1TNHTG5GRC1.SMALL.jpg GlutenFreeMama This is a REALLY fun outdoor activity for kids of all ages!!   It is inexpensive, not too messy, and perfect for those times when someone says "I'm bored!"   It never gets old either....we have done this over and over again, and its still just as fun! What you'll need: Washable tempera paint (I ...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:02:11 PDT
Copper Pipe Towel Rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Pipe-Towel-Rail/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/Y6CT/HKPWLLYM/FLNY6CTHKPWLLYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/Y6CT/HKPWLLYM/FLNY6CTHKPWLLYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/Y6CT/HKPWLLYM/FLNY6CTHKPWLLYM.SMALL.jpg flambewomble SUMMARY This was my project to build a new towel rail for the bathroom. TIME TAKEN 1.5 hours cutting pipe. 1.5 hrs soldering pipe. 1 hr cleaning and polishing. 0.5 hrs fixing to wall. ...........total time 4.5hrs MATERIALS 6m of 15mm copper pipe 1 x blow torch (for soldering) 26 x elbow joints 18 ...
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 02:26:27 PDT
EZ Robot Controlled Lost in Space B9 Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/EZ-Robot-Controlled-Lost-in-Space-B9-Robot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/U2GH/HT2TXL0B/F02U2GHHT2TXL0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/U2GH/HT2TXL0B/F02U2GHHT2TXL0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/U2GH/HT2TXL0B/F02U2GHHT2TXL0B.SMALL.jpg dschulpius This is my full sized exact replica of the 1960's TV show's Lost in Space B9 Robot. I've been building it for about 2 years now. It's animation is controlled by 3 EZ Robot control boards (EZB) and his voice files were made by the origi...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 08:10:13 PDT
Lean Roasted Sesame Edamame http://www.instructables.com/id/Lean-Roasted-Sesame-Edamame/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/4S40/HT5CUBIB/F1M4S40HT5CUBIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/4S40/HT5CUBIB/F1M4S40HT5CUBIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/4S40/HT5CUBIB/F1M4S40HT5CUBIB.SMALL.jpg savynaturalista Lean Roasted Sesame Edamame Recipe: (12 ounce) package frozen shelled edamame 1 tbsp. sesame oil 2 tbsps. sesame seeds Salt and pepper to taste Recipe Directions: Preheat the oven to 400 degrees. Place the edamame into a colander and rinse under  warm water to thaw. Drain. Spread edamame onto baking...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 07:47:22 PDT
Dark Chocolate Raspberry Pancakes (gluten free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Chocolate-Raspberry-Pancakes-gluten-free/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/22DZ/HKVLA0K6/FGK22DZHKVLA0K6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/22DZ/HKVLA0K6/FGK22DZHKVLA0K6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/22DZ/HKVLA0K6/FGK22DZHKVLA0K6.SMALL.jpg GlutenFreeMama There are some foods that are made to go together...like raspberries and chocolate.  These pancakes are so easy to make and taste amazing! Ingredients: 4 eggs 1 cup full-fat ricotta cheese 1 1/4 cup certified gluten free rolled oats 1 to 2 Tablespoons ground flax (I use 2, but if you don't need th...
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 09:12:13 PDT
Chocolate Spinach Sweet Potato Muffins (gluten free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Spinach-Sweet-Potato-Muffins-gluten-free/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/LTPG/HT5CRIH9/F1XLTPGHT5CRIH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/LTPG/HT5CRIH9/F1XLTPGHT5CRIH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/LTPG/HT5CRIH9/F1XLTPGHT5CRIH9.SMALL.jpg GlutenFreeMama This Instructable could also be called "How to Get Your Kids to Beg for Vegetables."  These muffins are easy to make, kid friendly, and delicious!!    I lay in bed at night and think about different ways to get my child to eat and enjoy vegetables (sad, but true!).   I am thrilled for people whose c...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:50:17 PDT
Fleece Cord Organizers http://www.instructables.com/id/Fleece-Cord-Organizers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EG57/HSXOC8PH/F2QEG57HSXOC8PH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EG57/HSXOC8PH/F2QEG57HSXOC8PH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EG57/HSXOC8PH/F2QEG57HSXOC8PH.SMALL.jpg Summer Skies Do you have cords lying around, getting tangled, or just plain annoying the heck out of you? Me too. At least, not any more ;D Honestly - these are so amazingly simple but awesome! Plus, they add some fun colour to your drawer.
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 01:53:24 PDT
How to Clean a Window http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-Window/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Y4Y4/HSXO8QGK/FO8Y4Y4HSXO8QGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Y4Y4/HSXO8QGK/FO8Y4Y4HSXO8QGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Y4Y4/HSXO8QGK/FO8Y4Y4HSXO8QGK.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell This is a cleaning tale as old as time. Well, as old as windows anyway. Stubborn smudges and streaks on your windows!!  In this Instructable I'm going to show you how to clean a window or mirror, and make it spotless, using household items that also happen to be chemical free! This is by far the che...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:39:07 PDT
Simple Fruit Plate Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fruit-Plate-Design/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/2U1Q/HSRZELUF/FIZ2U1QHSRZELUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/2U1Q/HSRZELUF/FIZ2U1QHSRZELUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/2U1Q/HSRZELUF/FIZ2U1QHSRZELUF.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell A simple fruit plate is my go to dish for potlucks. It's quick, easy, and I always head home with an empty plate.  (a.k.a. folks love fruit!) Putting together a good looking arrangement is successfully simple if you keep these three things in mind: 1. Choose fruits with contrasting colors and shape...
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 18:16:44 PDT
Cheap Macro-Softbox / Bouncer for external Flash / Speedlight (DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Macro-Softbox-Bouncer-for-external-Flash-Spe/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SMALL.jpg confu Here´s a really quick and dirt-cheap way to modify an external flash for using it in macro-photography. An external flash (at least one mounted on the top of your camera) won´t help much trying to illuminate an object right in front of your lens. So you have to get it´s light to go where you need i...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:50:17 PDT
Super Nintendo (SNES) Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Nintendo-SNES-Arcade-Machine/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/1UIX/HSM53TUF/FA21UIXHSM53TUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/1UIX/HSM53TUF/FA21UIXHSM53TUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/1UIX/HSM53TUF/FA21UIXHSM53TUF.SMALL.jpg Nzen Mods The Super Nintendo. A source for some great titles and classics such as Donkey Kong Country, Super Mario World, Super Metroid, and anything else "Super". A great way to have all of these classics relived and put to new use is making an arcade machine based on the famous SNES. To bring a new environm...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:19:02 PDT
Devil Dust : Margarita Salt for Chiliheads http://www.instructables.com/id/Devil-Dust-Margarita-Salt-for-Chiliheads/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/ML0Y/HSM51D2T/FKNML0YHSM51D2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/ML0Y/HSM51D2T/FKNML0YHSM51D2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/ML0Y/HSM51D2T/FKNML0YHSM51D2T.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas  If you're a margarita fan and a chilihead like me, then you'd probably like your margarita with a spicy salted rim. I've found that many restaurants serve margaritas with only half the glass rimmed or not spicy enough. Here's my homemade recipe for Devil Dust, a spicy margarita salt that will leave...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:35:37 PDT
Getting Started with Gardening Using Raised Beds http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-Gardening-Using-Raised-Beds/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HOZH/HSBWP12V/F32HOZHHSBWP12V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HOZH/HSBWP12V/F32HOZHHSBWP12V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HOZH/HSBWP12V/F32HOZHHSBWP12V.SMALL.jpg UrbanGardenWorkshop by Kristian Hansen, Garden Expert at the Urban Garden Workshop Starting your very first garden can be a daunting task. This is a guide to help make your entry into gardening fun and easy, and to give you some guidelines to help foster your relationship with your backyard. By the end of this article...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 15:48:14 PST
Multifunction Coffe Table With Storage, Slide Out And Lift. Build From Euro Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunction-table-with-slide-out-and-lift-build-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QQCK/HS9YA25S/FHSQQCKHS9YA25S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QQCK/HS9YA25S/FHSQQCKHS9YA25S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QQCK/HS9YA25S/FHSQQCKHS9YA25S.SMALL.jpg dirkdeus This coffee table was Born while we were searching all  over for a new table for our living room. Nothing fits in form and function. So we build our own. Made of 2 europallets. Movable on 4 heavy duty castors. The highlight is the huge storage space inside the table and the lift and the slide  mec...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 01:54:23 PST
Real-Life, Playable Version Of “Flappy Bird” Inside A Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Life-Playable-Version-Of-Flappy-Bird-Inside-A/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/ELRL/HRTKI8EA/FK8ELRLHRTKI8EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/ELRL/HRTKI8EA/FK8ELRLHRTKI8EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/ELRL/HRTKI8EA/FK8ELRLHRTKI8EA.SMALL.gif fqiu I made this real-life, playable version of "Flappy Bird" using Arduino Duemilanove, 3 servo motors, 2 buttons, a speaker, a reed switch, and handful of rare earth magnets. First, find a box to make the frame of the game and two small dowels to create the rolling background. Those dowels are control...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:59:37 PST
Cinnamon Swirl Sugar Quick Bread (Lighter Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cinnamon-Swirl-Sugar-Quick-Bread-Lighter-Version/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/YV0S/HS18D0JM/F2AYV0SHS18D0JM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/YV0S/HS18D0JM/F2AYV0SHS18D0JM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/YV0S/HS18D0JM/F2AYV0SHS18D0JM.SMALL.jpg savynaturalista Cinnamon Swirl Sugar Quick Bread (Lighter Version) Recipe: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt ¾ cup sugar 1 tbsp. cinnamon 1 cup milk (I used almond) 1 egg 6 tbsps. apple sauce Recipe Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees; In a medium bowl mix dry ingredients and set aside. I...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 07:36:25 PST
Banana Avocado Pudding (Vegan optional) EASY http://www.instructables.com/id/Banana-Avocado-Pudding-Vegan-optional/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/CLMY/HD4VOGWE/FCYCLMYHD4VOGWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/CLMY/HD4VOGWE/FCYCLMYHD4VOGWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/CLMY/HD4VOGWE/FCYCLMYHD4VOGWE.SMALL.jpg atepinkrose Ripe bananas...sometimes they may not be very appetizing so we make banana bread or the new quick and easy banana avocado smoothie. You will need: 1 ripe banana 1 large avocado or 2 small avocados 1 tsp of sugar 2 cups of almond milk or any other kind of milk BLEND IT TOGETHER...VOILA! This will ...
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Fri, 15 Feb 2013 12:09:54 PST
Detachable Waste Container for Chopping Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Detachable-Waste-Container-for-Chopping-Board/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8J4T/HRPBNN89/FLP8J4THRPBNN89.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8J4T/HRPBNN89/FLP8J4THRPBNN89.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8J4T/HRPBNN89/FLP8J4THRPBNN89.SMALL.jpg confu Tired of messing up your workspace with offcuts and crumbs while cutting vegetables, fruits or bread? Tired of running miles to the garbage can - which is just on the opposite end of your kitchen - to clear up your chopping board? Here´s the solution: A magnetically attachable and detachable waste...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:05:51 PST
Bicycle rack made out of old car tyres http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-rack-made-out-of-old-car-tyres/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SMALL.jpg chyhayabusa Here is a simple way to use old car tyres to make useful  and weather resistant rack for your bicycle. I want to save top layer of earth with grass so I carefully cut it. Then I dig a  hole shaped like "U" letter sized by tyre. Put tyre inside, fill it with earth, and  put on top earth layer with gr...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:19:07 PST
Roasted Soybean Butter for Deer http://www.instructables.com/id/Roasted-Soybean-Butter-for-Deer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/MN90/HRSMYKTE/FF9MN90HRSMYKTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/MN90/HRSMYKTE/FF9MN90HRSMYKTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/MN90/HRSMYKTE/FF9MN90HRSMYKTE.SMALL.jpg Bootleg Outdoors All hunters know deer love peanut butter, but peanut butter can get expensive if you are buying large quantities. We started making our own homemade peanut butter simply by blending peanuts with some peanut oil, but found it was also difficult to get large quantities of roasted peanuts at a good pri...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 21:04:30 PST
Spring Terrarium Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-Terrarium-Ornaments/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/221V/HRPSXWSV/F5Q221VHRPSXWSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/221V/HRPSXWSV/F5Q221VHRPSXWSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/221V/HRPSXWSV/F5Q221VHRPSXWSV.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie Ornaments are not just for winter holidays! At least, that is what I am telling myself, since I made some Spring Terrarium Ornaments! My favorite part of this idea, is that you can put almost anything small into the bare bulb ornaments. Over the years I have saved little miniatures that I found int...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 05:39:47 PST
Banana Kale Muffins (gluten free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Banana-Kale-Muffins-gluten-free/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/3NU2/HRPNBY7X/FH63NU2HRPNBY7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/3NU2/HRPNBY7X/FH63NU2HRPNBY7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/3NU2/HRPNBY7X/FH63NU2HRPNBY7X.SMALL.jpg GlutenFreeMama I love these muffins....and I promise that you can't taste the kale at all!!   Seriously, they taste like a banana muffin, but they are bright green on the inside.  I tell my 4 year old that they are green because I used green bananas to make them.  He LOVES them! I make these with either fresh bab...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 18:02:57 PST
Cassava Cake with Shredded Coconut http://www.instructables.com/id/Cassava-Cake-with-Shredded-Coconut/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7Y17/HFPTMTXF/F217Y17HFPTMTXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7Y17/HFPTMTXF/F217Y17HFPTMTXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7Y17/HFPTMTXF/F217Y17HFPTMTXF.SMALL.jpg rmedan Serve 4 | Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 40 minutes Ingredients: 3.5 oz (100g) shredded coconut 1/8 teaspoons of salt 14 oz (400g) grated Cassava (Tapioca) 3 1/2 oz (100g) sugar 4 1/2 oz (125g) coconut milk 2 oz (50g) water 2 tablespoons potato starch Pinch of salt 3-4 screwpine (pandan) leav...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 06:37:59 PDT
Homemade Almond Joy Ice Cream - (dairy free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Almond-Joy-Ice-Cream-dairy-free-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/9YIZ/HJKBY6RC/FXE9YIZHJKBY6RC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/9YIZ/HJKBY6RC/FXE9YIZHJKBY6RC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/9YIZ/HJKBY6RC/FXE9YIZHJKBY6RC.SMALL.jpg Henrie Marie Homemade Almond Joy Ice Cream - dairy free, vegan, gluten free, cholesterol free, ice cream maker free This recipe came out amazing. Frozen version of an almond joy. The ice cream is creamy and loaded with coconut so it has that dense coconut texture just like the candy bar and the chocolate harden...
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 14:00:24 PDT
Bloody Mary with Bacon Swizzle Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Bloody-Mary-with-Bacon-Swizzle-Sticks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/DIUB/H3Z3VEJ4/FDKDIUBH3Z3VEJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/DIUB/H3Z3VEJ4/FDKDIUBH3Z3VEJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/DIUB/H3Z3VEJ4/FDKDIUBH3Z3VEJ4.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo I love bacon (duh) and I love Bloody Marys, so I could think of nothing better to round out my Sunday brunch than a bacon-infused Bloody Mary.  If you're feeling feisty, you can mix up your own Bloody Mary mix as follows, but if you're still feeling your Saturday night, a store bought mix works just...
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Sun, 1 Jul 2012 11:58:55 PDT
No Sew Bottle Cap Pin Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Bottle-Cap-Pin-Cushion/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/88PE/HRKR3TLD/F7G88PEHRKR3TLD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/88PE/HRKR3TLD/F7G88PEHRKR3TLD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/88PE/HRKR3TLD/F7G88PEHRKR3TLD.SMALL.jpg Parvathi SMM This is a really quick and easy DIY project. You need:  ~A metal bottle cap. ~5"x5" piece of fabric. ~Stuffing/Filling. ~A rubber band. ~Glue Method:  -Place the stuffing in the center of the fabric. Gather the ends of the fabric together to form a firmly stuffed ball. -Wrap the rubber band the ar...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 10:58:26 PST
Spicy Semolina Porridge with Chicken and Vegetables http://www.instructables.com/id/Spicy-Semolina-Porridge-with-Chicken-and-Vegetable/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/B5JF/H5ECNA8G/FCQB5JFH5ECNA8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/B5JF/H5ECNA8G/FCQB5JFH5ECNA8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/B5JF/H5ECNA8G/FCQB5JFH5ECNA8G.SMALL.jpg Ilma Nizam Ingredients Semolina : 150 g Chicken : 100 g Chicken stock or water : 4 cups Coconut Milk : 3 cups Carrort :  25 g Leeks :    25 g Cabbage :  25 g Tomato   Cumin powder  Salt and Pepper to taste For Temper Use Oil or Ghee Onion Ginger Garlic Rampe and Curry leaves Method  *  Boil chicken by a...
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 09:45:25 PDT
spicy tomato coconut soup http://www.instructables.com/id/spicy-tomato-coconut-soup/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/E88Z/HA4M8JU3/FG9E88ZHA4M8JU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/E88Z/HA4M8JU3/FG9E88ZHA4M8JU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/E88Z/HA4M8JU3/FG9E88ZHA4M8JU3.SMALL.jpg eatproperly This was my warming supper tonight. The weather has turned a lot colder the last few weeks and I've started craving the comforting warmth of bowls of home made soup with thick slices of bread and butter. I made this soup with ingredients I had in my cupboard as I haven't had chance to get to the sho...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 11:27:04 PST
Make a Belt Buckle out of Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Belt-Buckle-out-of-Steel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/R158/HRKR25D4/FDAR158HRKR25D4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/R158/HRKR25D4/FDAR158HRKR25D4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/R158/HRKR25D4/FDAR158HRKR25D4.SMALL.jpg tinkertinker This video shows the process I use to make belt buckles out of steel or stainless steel. I cut mine from 3/16" plate. You will need a welder (preferably TIG), a drill press, a belt sander, and some miscellaneous tools to make buckles with this method. If you have a tumbler, a great way to pre-finish...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:18:05 PST