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Tuesday: January 19, 2010

A handy tutorial on how to make your very own edible chocolate play doh.A handy tutorial on how to make your very own edible chocolate play doh.

Now you too can have all of the fun of regular play doh with the added bonus of it being edible and delicious. Also, those of you who experimented with the nutritional content of storebought Play Doh in the past will probably appreciate this tutorial.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:24 AM | Tags (9) | chocolate | clay | edible | food | instructables | mold | play | playdoh | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 42 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: January 11, 2010

A handy tutorial on how to make your very own homemade cough drops.A handy tutorial on how to make your very own homemade cough drops.

If anyone figures out a recipe for making their homemade cough drops taste exactly like a Cherry Ludens please send it care of this website. Alternatively, you can also send Cherry Ludens care of this website (for those less inclined to experiment at home).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:32 AM | Tags (9) | cough | drops | tutorial | wikihow | homemade | tea | herbs | candy | molds |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: January 4, 2010

A handy tutorial regarding how to think like a genius.A handy tutorial regarding how to think like a genius.

Yes, you too can be full of glory and renown but only if you follow this tutorial. So go ahead and change your modes and methods of thinking for everything you do. Report back here with your findings. Be sure to use the Bloom Taxonomy method or else no credit will be awarded.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:30 AM | Tags (4) | think | wikihow | genius | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: December 22, 2009

One hundred of the most popular Photoshop tutorials of 2009.One hundred of the most popular Photoshop tutorials of 2009.

Learn how to create everything from particle waves and smoke effects all the way over to various three-dimensional typographic tricks. There's a little something for everyone and anyone who likes to tinker with Photoshop here.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 6:32 AM | Tags (5) | photoshop | tutorials | collection | tips | manipulation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 32 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: December 21, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to make time go by faster.A handy tutorial on how to make time go by faster.

Sorry, but there are no time travel methods listed in this particular tutorial. The tutorial does give some handy advice on how simulate the appearance of time going by faster - which may be just as handy for you.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 8:35 AM | Tags (7) | tutorial | wikihow | time | faster | neat | hypnosis | clock |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 39 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: December 14, 2009

How to test coffee bean freshness using a plastic ziploc bag.How to test coffee bean freshness using a plastic ziploc bag.

But if you can't roast your own beans, you might be wondering how long ago the beans you just bought were roasted by the store. This handy, quick, and inexpensive trick can assist you on testing your coffee bean freshness.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:49 AM | Tags (8) | coffee | beans | freshness | ziploc | baggie | plastic | wikihow | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 50 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: December 10, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to begin glacier climbing for those of you so inclined.A handy tutorial on how to begin glacier climbing for those of you so inclined.

This post is mostly just an excuse to point out that Wikihow has a brand new design and it looks awesome. But for the more adventurous, I'm sure glacier climbing is right up your alley.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 9:11 AM | Tags (5) | wikihow | tutorial | glacier | climbing | adventurous |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: December 8, 2009

A quick tutorial on how to make your very own papercraft Christmas tree.A quick tutorial on how to make your very own papercraft Christmas tree.

Complete this tutorial to show your co-workers just how 'crafty' you really are. Be sure to laugh maniacally when they ask you this question. It simply adds to the overall effect.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:53 AM | Tags (6) | christmas | holiday | instructables | paper | tree | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: December 7, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to fight those dreary winter blues.A handy tutorial on how to fight those dreary winter blues.

One of the symptoms of winter blues is increased difficulty getting up in the morning, even if you've had plenty of sleep. Plugging a bright, florescent lamp into a timer and having it turn on before your alarm goes off will help simulate an artificial dawn.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Health @ 6:41 AM | Tags (6) | blues | depression | health | tutorial | wikihow | winter |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: November 25, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to build your very own wifi robot spybot.A handy tutorial on how to build your very own wifi robot spybot.

Always wanted to try your hand at building a robot of some kind? How about one that has built-in wifi and a camera? Good luck, 007.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:46 AM | Tags (5) | tutorial | robot | wifi | spybot | instructables |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 73 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: November 24, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to make your very own turducken this Thanksgiving.A handy tutorial on how to make your very own turducken this Thanksgiving.

Just what is this mythical 'turducken' you speak of? Turducken consists of a a turkey, which is then stuffed with a duck, and then finally stuffed with a chicken. Gobble gobble.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Food @ 6:40 AM | Tags (8) | turducken | food | wikihow | tutorial | cooking | turkey | duck | chicken |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Yes, it's quite possible to run the Google Chrome OS from a USB drive.Yes, it's quite possible to run the Google Chrome OS from a USB drive.

Itching to try out what Google's forray into the world of operating systems is all about? Now you can attempt to do so in a much safer fashion without (accidentally) wiping your machine.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 6:27 AM | Tags (8) | google | chrome | install | windows | usb | drive | thumb | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 20, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to use your Wiimote as a computer mouse.A handy tutorial on how to use your Wiimote as a computer mouse.

Complete this tutorial and all of your everyday computing tasks can be just as fun playing a few hours of Nintendo Wii. Ok, probably not but it's still fun little tutorial to try out if you happen to have a Bluetooth adapter.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:35 AM | Tags (9) | bluetooth | computer | mouse | mouse | remote | tutorial | wii | wiimote | wikihow |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: November 19, 2009

A collection of tutorials for making your own holiday ornaments.A collection of tutorials for making your own holiday ornaments.

Nothing screams Christmas like adding some Super Mario flair to your beloved Christmas tree.  For those inclined, there is also a tutorial on how to make a starman tree topper as well.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 6:28 AM | Tags (7) | christmas | holiday | decorations | tutorial | instructables | muschrooms | tree |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: November 11, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to draw perspective in your next doodle or art project.A handy tutorial on how to draw perspective in your next doodle or art project.

The main thing to remember is that as things get farther away, they look smaller, but the angle at which they fade is what will give your drawings a realistic, three-dimensional effect.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 8:03 AM | Tags (7) | drawing | wikihow | perspecting | art | tutorial | points | horizon |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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