2012 April

Article’s I’ve Starred – Build Your Own CFL Strip Light from an Umbrella Stand and a Heavy Duty Power Strip [DIY]

Part of taking great photos or shooting great video is to pay attention to your lighting, and it can be frustrating when you’re shooting indoors and there just isn’t enough light for the job. Instead of struggling with desk lamps, this DIY strip light uses a heavy duty power strip, a bunch of compact fluorescents […]

Article’s I’ve Starred – The Amazing Race Recap: I Need Hair to Be Pretty

A hair shaving Fast Forward is taken by a team as Rachel cried about her extensions. Vanessa has a hard fall, but will her injury cause the teams to be eliminated. (from TVLatest.com – The latest television news http://www.tvlatest.com/article/3130/The+Amazing+Race+Recap%3A+I+Need+Hair+to+Be+Pretty?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Tvlatestcom-TheLatestTelevisionNews+%28TVLatest.com+-+The+latest+television+news%29)

Article’s I’ve Starred – Repurpose a Soda Bottle Into a DIY Irrigation System [Gardening]

If you want to go out of town without your garden plants wilting from neglect, you can easily turn plastic 2-liter soda bottles into a makeshift irrigation system. More » (from Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com/5906073/repurpose-a-soda-bottle-into-a-diy-irrigation-system)

Article’s I’ve Starred – DIY Margarita Popsicles [Video]

Last year we covered a recipe to make a Margarita-like popsicle using Mike’s Hard Lemonade but just in time to plan for your Cinco de Mayo party culinary author Karen Solomon gives us a real version with real tequila. More » (from Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com/5906053/diy-margarita-popsicles)

Article’s I’ve Starred – Light Candles with a Dry Spaghetti Noodle [Clever Uses]

Real Simple magazine recommends using a piece of uncooked spaghetti to light hard to reach or multiple candles. This works great if you don’t have any extra-long matches but have a candle that needs to be lit at the bottom of a tall glass. More » (from Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com/5906043/light-candles-with-a-dry-spaghetti-noodle)

I finally have one picture with Taffy :)

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Article’s I’ve Starred – Remove Hard Water Stains with Lemons [Cleaning]

If your chromed bathroom and kitchen fixtures have hard water stains that won’t come off with regular cleaners try cutting a lemon in half and scrubbing the surface with the lemon halves. More » (from Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com/5905973/remove-hard-water-stains-with-lemons)

Article’s I’ve Starred – Top 10 Highly-Desired Skills You Can Teach Yourself [Video]

On countless occasions, you’ve likely said to yourself “I wish I knew how to do ______.” Then, of course, life got in the way and you put it off until you could find the time. Maybe you wanted to become fluent in a language, learn a new instrument, start performing your house repairs, or a […]

Article’s I’ve Starred – How to Follow Up on a Job Interview (Without Being Annoying) [Career]

You just interviewed for a job and you haven’t heard anything. Sometimes this is a sign of bad news, and sometimes it isn’t. You want to follow up and find out what’s going on, but you don’t want to be annoying. Here’s how to handle this situation effectively. More » (from Lifehacker http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/lifehacker/full/~3/8DHs31RP8RM/how-to-follow-up-on-a-job-interview-without-being-annoying)

Article’s I’ve Starred – America’s Next Top Model: Goodbye Kitty

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Weird how everything fit in my car so perfectly.

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Article’s I’ve Starred – Survivor One World Recap: Never Say Die

Troyzan is backed into a corner and continues to fight his way to a million dollars. Along the way he has to get covered in oil for an immunity challenge. (from TVLatest.com – The latest television news http://www.tvlatest.com/article/3123/Survivor+One+World+Recap%3A+Never+Say+Die?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Tvlatestcom-TheLatestTelevisionNews+%28TVLatest.com+-+The+latest+television+news%29)

Article’s I’ve Starred – Virtual Lighting Studio Will Teach You to Light a Photo or Video Set Through Experimentation [Web Apps]

Becoming a good photographer requires several things, but one of the hardest to learn is lighting. Virtual Lighting Studio is a free web app that lets you light a (pretty awkward) subject with up to six lights so you can see how each setup affects the image. Because lighting is one of those things that […]

Article’s I’ve Starred – How Beginner’s Luck Works and How You Can Reproduce It Anytime (Even If You’re Not a Beginner) [Mind Hacks]

At some point in your life you’ve won a game you’ve never played before or witnessed a young child say or create something with worldly depth. These are both examples of events we attribute to something called beginner’s luck, as if chance caused them to happen. The reality is that the effects of this supposed […]

Article’s I’ve Starred – Glee Recap: Dance with Somebody

It’s all about Whitney Houston as McKinley High inches closer to graduation day. Mr. Schue wants to move up his wedding to May. Kurt and Blaine actually become a couple that has multiple facets. Joe was conflicted with his faith and the faith-crusher known as Quinn. (from TVLatest.com – The latest television news http://www.tvlatest.com/article/3120/Glee+Recap%3A+Dance+with+Somebody?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Tvlatestcom-TheLatestTelevisionNews+%28TVLatest.com+-+The+latest+television+news%29)

Article’s I’ve Starred – Fill Out This Daily Checklist to Avoid Neglecting Your Personal Needs [Checklists]

When you’re busy, it’s easy to forget about your basic needs. You might find yourself skipping a meal, neglecting exercise, or spending too little time socializing. To keep yourself on task, here’s a checklist to keep you from neglecting the things you need to do every day. More » (from Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com/5904820/fill-out-this-daily-checklist-to-avoid-neglecting-your-personal-needs)

Article’s I’ve Starred – Share Only As Much As You Need In a Job Interview by Understanding Hiring Managers’ Tricks [Interviews]

The purpose of job interviews is for both parties to get an idea of whether it’s a good fit between the company hiring and the job candidate. Unfortunately, sometimes interviewers can be tricky in the way they weed out candidates. More » (from Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com/5904742/know-these-hiring-managers-tricks-and-share-only-as-much-information-as-you-need-to-in-a-job-interview)

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Article’s I’ve Starred – The Amazing Race Recap: Bollywood Travolta

With the racers arriving in India can Mark make it through a Bollywood-inspired Roadblock or force the team from Kentucky to lose because he can’t dance? (from TVLatest.com – The latest television news http://www.tvlatest.com/article/3114/The+Amazing+Race+Recap%3A+Bollywood+Travolta?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Tvlatestcom-TheLatestTelevisionNews+%28TVLatest.com+-+The+latest+television+news%29)

Article’s I’ve Starred – Staples $25 Off $75 Printable Coupon for In-store Purchases

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“Grape Cotton Candy”

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“Circus Circus”

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“Life is Golden”

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“Tree of Life”

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“Buttercup” – Funny story, this was originally called “Bubbles.” Anyone get the reference?

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