Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Cooking with Power Tools Article

My "Cooking with Power Tool" project has been featured in a "Hack Your Kitchen" article on
M e n s h e a l t h . c o m . It is tab 4/22 on the slide show. It is also being publish in the written magazine.

Monday, February 11, 2013

How to Make a Shirt Folding Board out of Cardboard and Duct Tape

Nobody likes folding clothes. So to try to minimize the time that it takes, I designed a simple folding board out of cardboard and duct tape. It works just as well as the commercial version but was essentially free to make.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

How to Automate Your Coffee Maker

The only thing that is better than a fresh cup of coffee is having it already made for you when you wake up. To get that, all you need is a cheap Christmas light timer. Just set up the coffee maker with fresh grounds and water, turn it on and plug it into the timer. Then just set the timer for when you want to wake up in the morning. The timer will automatically turn on your coffee maker and brew a fresh pot.

How to Make a Two Color Pen

If you do a lot of editing, then you probably have a number of different color pens rolling around your desk. Here is a really simple mod that can cut that number in half. Just take two ball point pens apart, trim the ink reservoirs and put both heads on a single barrel. Then you have a single two color pen.