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When most people hear of natural building they disregard it, and they assume that the way we have been building for years is obviously the best because we have been doing it for so long, but they are wrong. Natural Building is not only efficient but also good for the world. The building structures of most homes are foolish, and “buildings account for one quarter of the world’s wood harvest” (Kennedy et al., 2002). The idea of working with nature on a basic level when building houses instead of working against it is something more people should understand and employ.


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As a child I always wanted to be an adult; that was stupid. Don’t get me wrong, adulthood has perks. I can eat ALL the cake and go to bed late, but let’s be honest, all the work and responsibility sucks. Luckily, I have a childlike, (or is it childish? I will stick with childlike, it’s classier right? Right). As I was saying, luckily, my innate childlike nature has helped me develop some fun, or at least snicker-worthy, ways to cope with adulthood. …


Dad’s love cake, and there are many great Father’s Day cake decorating ideas that everyone can enjoy creating and eating. Cake decorating does not have to be left to professionals, and the thought behind the cake always makes the cake taste even sweeter. Here are several cake decorating ideas for Father’s Day.

Shirt

Whether your dad works in an office or on the basketball court, a shirt cake is an awesome idea. All you need to do is make a square or rectangular cake. You can make more than one layer if you like. Then ice the entire cake white…


Edible crafts are always a good gift idea for dads on Father’s Day. Children will love making these projects, and they are easy to make. This article supplies you with information on edible Father’s Day crafts that kids can make.

Barbeque Sauce

Father’s Day is the perfect holiday for this edible gift because it is celebrated in the beginning of barbequing season. To start creating this gift idea you need to find barbeque sauce recipe you enjoy. Check out this link to choose from the top 10 barbeque sauce recipes.

Work with kids to create the barbeque sauce. When you…


The use of the color blue in the interior of your home can add a wide range of atmospheres from relaxing to dramatic. Blue comes in so many shades, and it can add that special touch to your home. This article will discuss the interior use of blue in your home decorating.

Walls and Floors

Blue is a great color for walls and floors and the varying shades can cause different feels. Lighter shades of blue and pastel hues will add openness and an airy feeling to rooms. Dark shades can shrink a room unless it is paired with lighter…


Everyone loves delicious bread, but many people do not realize how important yeast is in the process of making bread. If we didn’t have yeast we wouldn’t have a lot of the things we enjoy today such as rising bread, wine, whisky, or beer. Although yeast is so integral to the food culture of our world many people do not know much about yeast. This article will describe what yeast is and how it works.

Yeast is a “one celled plant” that is so small when alone you need a microscope to see it (Leokum, 1986, p.184). I know yeast…


One of my favorite art movements is Romanticism. This type of art flourished from 1800–1840, and it was inspired by the “dark ages” where “barbarianism, superstition,” “gothick, sublime”, and “miracles” were popular culture (Gardner, 2001. p.864). Romanticism started in “1770”, and it is still alive today; it has even inspired the soundtrack to the epic film Star Wars (Brians, 1998).

This movement was based on the idea that all that was artificial and false should be banned and honest emotion should prevail. This movement was so unique and interesting because it was about rebelling against the common values of society…


Many people hear about master’s degrees and are not sure exactly what one is. This type of degree is a valuable asset that can add a lot of new options and benefits to your career path. Master’s degrees have many benefits that can help you improve your life in many ways.

A master’s degree is a degree that is obtained after a bachelor’s degree and before a doctorate degree. It is a two year degree program, and a bachelor’s degree is usually required before obtaining a master’s degree.

The benefits of a master’s degree are plentiful, and this degree can…


Recycled crafts are very popular, and they should be. It is good to use recycled materials when crafting, and it is something that your teens will enjoy. This article will provide you with step-by-step instructions for creating several different purses out of recycled materials; and you teen will love completing these projects with you.

Dish Towels Purse

Dish towels come in many fun patterns and designs, and they are inexpensive. Teens will love the purses they can make with dish towels. For this recycled craft you will need needle, thread, ribbon, scissors, and a dish towel.

Start by folding the…


Spring is here, and so is spring cleaning; so keep your eye on the side of the road for junk that can be turned into treasures. Many people throw away all sorts of useful metal items, and many of them can be turned in recycled garden décor crafts. Here you will be provided with several recycled metal garden décor crafts that will inspire you to get crafty with your garden.

Fence Arch

A fun garden décor idea that uses recycled metal fences is a squared arch. For this garden craft all you will need is some old metal fences or…

Sarah Ganly

Sarah Ganly is an artist, entrepreneur, and lover of life. She is a lifelong learner dedicated to making people smile.

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