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17 Hall Closet Organization Ideas

17 Hall Closet Organization Ideas

Hall closets are imperative. You might not agree, indeed these useful pieces of furniture are often overlooked but their absence is immediately felt. The reason for this mystifying phenomenon is very simple. For although neglected, hall closets are constantly in use. They house raincoats, boots, umbrellas, coats, the odd bit of old junk that you are too sentimental to get rid of, medicine supplies, defunct electronics. You name it, the closet has it. This is precisely why hall closets are so indispensable to daily life- they provide fast access to ready storage. And as any homeowner will have you know,...

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Redefining “White Power”

Redefining “White Power”

  Let’s start with the highly credible, yet painfully accurate Urban Dictionary definition. “Black guy: Black Power! Crowd: Woohoo! White guy: White Power! Crowd: Racist!” Surely not all white people are racist… right? Right??? So where are all the good, well-intentioned, “anti-racist” white people? Hiding from “white power.” How do I know? Because I’ve been hiding with them, right in plain, suburban sight. So I started asking myself questions like: Why am I afraid of white power? Do I have white power? Or any power at all? What is power, anyways? Honest question: why is white power such a bad...

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I Gave In...

I Gave In...

... to temptation today.  I went outside to trim the forsythia and was bombarded with the aroma of char-grilling burgers from Burger King so when I came home from dropping the tosses off at Goodwill I swung into the drive-thru and got a cheeseburger and fries.  (I pretended that I was only going to eat these few fries but I ate them all. Of. Course.)  Which took care of more than my daily allotment of WW points but this is the first fast food I've had in more than six months so I'm not too fussed.  I'll get back on...

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5-Piece Wooden Patio Dining Set Just $269.97 Shipped on Walmart.com (Regularly $453)

5-Piece Wooden Patio Dining Set Just $269.97 Shipped on Walmart.com (Regularly $453)

Walmart has sweet deals on outdoor furniture! Hop on over to Walmart.com where they are offering this Malibu 5-Piece Outdoor Wood Patio Dining Set for just $269.97 shipped (regularly $452.48)! This Malibu Outdoor Patio 5-Piece Wood Dining Set includes one outdoor dining table with an umbrella hole and four folding chairs. This dining set is made from 100% eucalyptus which is very durable and can stand up to all kinds of weather. It quickly repels water and is mold, mildew, fungi, termites, rot, and decay-resistant. Place this dining set on your deck or patio to enjoy dinners outside! Head over...

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How To Read The Weather And Make Your Own Forecasts

How To Read The Weather And Make Your Own Forecasts

What if you don’t have any tools or perhaps, you lost them and you’re out in the sea or woods, how can you read the weather? Here are some ways you can make your own forecasts. Read the Weather Without Using Tools We’ve gotten used to the nightly weather report and the weather apps on our phone giving us (fairly) accurate predictions of what’s to come. But what if those sources of weather data ceased to exist? We may not have reliable radar graphics, but we can still use a few tools and some clues from mother nature to give...

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