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Welcome Arduino...

My son attended a robotics class earlier this school year; the robots they played with were based off a small computer known as an Arduino. 365 more words


Do I Need a DSLR

DSLR is the abbreviation of Digital Single Lens Reflex camera. According to Wikipedia, it is “a digital camera combining the optics and the mechanisms of a single-lens reflex camera with a digital imaging sensor, as opposed to photographic film”. 280 more words

Cell Phone Camera


I live in an area where there is something amazing going on every day and every night. There is something interesting to do at all times. 635 more words


How Much Are Those Placemats Worth?

On Facebook today, a friend’s page fielded a question about where to find placemats. The person asking wants a set of placemats and a Christmas tree skirt to go with a quilted table runner she bought in 2003. 578 more words


Final BeeHaven Booklet Design

I am finally done with the booklet design – yay!

I have made all the revisions and added content which Ivan asked for, such as: adding a cut-away view of the hive, a section of how to catch a swarm of bees as well as some changes to the content of the honey and beeswax harvesting section. 28 more words

Tiny Pallet Coasters

I like miniatures…a lot.  So when I saw the tiny pallet coasters, I had to make them.


  • Popsicle sticks – Pick these up at a craft store $2-3.
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Who is the Target Audience?

While the hives are currently in the user testing phase, I have identified 4 distinctly different target audiences.


  1. Urban beekeepers – they do not have many resources, beekeeping could be a source of income for them once the hive is set up and producing honey.
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