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Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Rubber bands are unusual and fascinating objects. They can serve many purposes because they behave in an odd manner that is counterintuitive. Such behavior prompted physicist Paul Gluck to conduct a series of experiments and write about his findings. One such experiment is the effect of heat...
Friday, January 02, 2015
If you’re like millions of Americans, “Be more organized” is on your list of New Year’s resolutions. While striving for organization is an admirable endeavor, without direction, you are unlikely to meet your goals. According to researcher Richard Wiseman, 88% of people...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Winter break is in its final days for college students across the country. While each scholar is certain to participate on various projects, some students at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pa. will be working on a unique endeavor this semester. Remember their student-run fashion show that...
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Where did the year go?  If you are looking for a creative and stylish way to wrap a gift for the holidays or any time of year, all you need are a few everyday supplies you may already have with your office supplies.   I started with a package of X-treme File Bands in lime green,...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
If you are in the Hot Springs area and have some extra food, please help us help the animals. The Hot Springs Animal Shelter needs our help. A pending court case has resulted in an excess of animals and not enough food.  Dan Bugg, the director of the Hot Springs Animal Shelter, says...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Heading into the final weekend before Thanksgiving, you may be thinking of ways to decorate your kitchen table for the holiday. Look no further! We came across a blog post from Fab Housewife that can help you create a festive centerpiece at your table this Thanksgiving. What you need: that...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
With the holiday season approaching, many folks will be traveling to spend time with their families. Along with traveling comes the process of packing.    Earlier this year we shared how to pack like a pro by rolling up t-shirts and binding them with rubber bands. It is a great way...
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
It’s Election Day! By now you have likely grown tired of commercials, yard signs, buttons and other forms of political advertising. Regardless of your political party, we wanted to ask for your vote for a creative friend of ours named Audrey Frazee. Audrey has been nominated for the...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Halloween is tomorrow. As a busy, hard-working adult, it’s possible you may not have a costume selected and lack the time to shop for one. Before you begin to consider not dressing up, remember a rubber band can stretch your options. Back in June we wrote about how you can create super...