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How to Make a Paper Ninja Star

Fight your imaginary enemies with a paper ninja star that you made yourself. Learn about how to make a paper ninja star in this article.

How to Make a Paper Football

You want to make a paper football, but you're not sure how to do it. Learn about how to make a paper football in this article.

How to Make a Paper Sailor Hat

You want to make a paper sailor hat, but you're not sure how to do it. Learn about how to make a paper sailor hat in this article.

How to Make a Paper Turkey

Making a paper turkey with your kids will provide hours of fun. Learn about how to make a paper turkey in this article.

How to Make a Pyramid Out Of Clay

You promised to show your class how to make the pyramids of Egypt out of clay. Read on and learn how to make pyramids out of clay.

How to Make a Baby Blanket

There are many ways to make a baby blanket. Learn one way how to make a baby blanket in this article.

How to Make a Box Out of Paper

It's lots of fun to make a box out of paper and it's a great way to impress others. Learn about how to make a box out of paper in this article.

How to Make a Cardboard Pyramid

Summon the skills of the ancient Egyptians, and make a cardboard pyramid. Learn about how to make a cardboard pyramid in this article.

How to Make a Cube Out of Paper

Making a cube out of paper is a fun way to impress others. Learn about how to make a cube out of paper in this article.

How to Crochet a Hat For Beginners

You want to crochet a hat for you neighbor's baby, but you don't know how to do it. Here are instructions for how to crochet a hat for beginners.

How to Make a Pillowcase

You want to help your daughter in her new home by making her some pillowcases. Learn here how to make a pillowcase.

How do you write a parenting contract?

Be specific in the contract, involve all parental figures, and provide consequences. Learn how to write a parenting contract from this article.

How to Make Homemade Baby Shower Favors

There are all sorts of homemade baby shower favors that are easy to make. Learn how to make homemade baby shower favors in this article.

How to Make a Snowman

Nothing is as exciting for kids (and adults) as making a snowman after a fresh snowfall. Read this article to learn how to make a snowman.

How to Make Homemade Soap

Making your own homemade soap is a great way to have fancy soaps at a fraction of the cost of buying them. Read this article to learn how to make homemade soap.

Gift Guide for the Bathroom Remodeler

When the giftee on your list is a DIY superstar, you've got to get him something that he wants, needs and can put to good use. For any DIYers attempting a bathroom renovation, we've got the perfect gift ideas.

Gift Guide for the DIYer Who Has Everything

Giving a great gift can be an art form, but it's a simpler one when your giftee has a clear interest. But what do you get the DIYer who has it all?

Gift Guide for the Kitchen Remodeler

Know somebody who's planning a kitchen makeover, or maybe smack in the middle of the job and learning some amazing things to do with a barbecue? We've got some gift ideas that will bring a smile to your favorite DIYer.

Top 10 Cool DIY Tools

The DIYer in your life bases his credibility on his tool collection. After all, if a job comes up that he doesn't have the tools for, he loses face. These 10 cool tools will help him tackle just about anything that breaks, leaks or needs to be torn down.

Gift Guide for Lawn and Garden Enthusiasts

Looking for some gifts for your favorite gardener that go beyond a new spade or rake? Check out these tools and gadgets we found. We've got some garden storage aids too!

Gift Guide for the DIY Electrician

If your DIYer knows what he or she is doing when it comes to electrical work, then there are no shortage of jobs for them to tackle. But the right tools are essential. This list will make it easy to buy the perfect gift.

10 Essential DIY Tools and Accessories

DIY is everywhere these days, and it can be very tempting to jump on the bandwagon. But before you do, make sure you have the tools and accessories you need to be successful. This list will get you started so you can show off your handywork.

10 Essentials for DIY Green Energy

Green is good, and saving money is even better. Now, you can do both around your house without a lot of effort. We've got 10 ways to green your home and fatten up your wallet at the same time.

DIY Home Security Tools and Accessories

A man's home is his castle, and it should be protected as such. There are a ton of options out there to safeguard your home, and most you can install yourself. Why not sleep a little better at night?

Gift Guide for the DIY Plumber

Why flush money down the toilet on a gift your DIY plumber won't love? We've got some ideas about practical, useful and plumber-approved presents.


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