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STACS Tray Bake Recipe


  • 250g Porridge Oats
  • 3 tbsp. Honey / Agave syrup
  • 50ml rapeseed / sunflower oil
  • 75g pumpkin, sunflower, chia, flax
  • 75g flaked almonds, hazelnuts, pecans…
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Chocolate Peanut Butter Seed Bar Recipe


  • 225g Oats
  • 25g Flax seed
  • 125g Seeds (pumpkin, sesame, sunflower)
  • 175g Nuts (almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts etc.)
  • 50ml honey / agave syrup
  • 200g natural peanut butter…
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Quilting Ruler Pivot Pin Sharpening

Mary mentioned the pivot pin supplied with a quilting ruler tended to hang up on the layers of fabric and batting in the quilt squares she’s been making. 183 more words

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Suet Feeder Temporary Fix

The neighborhood raccoons made off with our steel-cage suet feeder, leaving a dangling chain, several puzzled woodpeckers, and a potential gap in Mary’s FeederWatch… 155 more words

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Home Economics should be taught at Boise State

By Fallon Falore
Originally published Nov 14, 2017

The role of the university is to prepare students for the ‘real world,’ but how can this happen if we fail to learn the basics of life? 57 more words

Edited Articles

Sakura Pen Nib

Emboldened by Erik’s suggestion to file the end of a smashed Sakura pen, I filed a notch around the metal snout, snapped it off, and pulled on the tip: 91 more words

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Juki TL-2010Q Sewing Machine: Thread Guide

It turns out the thread guide on Mary’s new Juki TL-2010Q sewing machine has what’s euphemistcally known as “negative clearance” with the ruler foot she uses for quilting patterns. 186 more words

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