A WEST Australian family has greeted with shock the suspended jail term handed over to a young P-plate driver who killed their elderly relative. Christopher Ryan Caddick, 24, was convicted of causing the death of wheelchair-bound Joan Woodcock, 81, when his Holden Commodore careered into the back of a Mercedes van last March at Ocean Reef in Perth.
Homeowners can’t pick up a home-decorating magazine or watch an HGTV show without coming across the phrase outdoor living. The Columbus Dispatch Home & Garden Show reminds them as well with its “outdoor living” theme. The show, which ends today, includes 10 outdoor spaces that rival indoor rooms for comfort and amenities.
Tips, free patterns and tutorials for instructions on how to make your own felt flowers. Use them as pins, or on hats and bags, or make a felt flower scarf, wreath or bouquet. I think you'll get addicted to making these beautiful flowers, like me! All the patterns are easy and quick to follow and only require a few basic supplies.
Average childcare costs across England, Scotland and Wales rose by £5 a week (or 6%) per child in a year, according to the Daycare Trust's annual survey.
Long ago I did a post for mydeco on complementary colour schemes. These are colours you chose from opposite sides of the colour wheel. I have named my own variation which are the “wonky complements” – those which are nearly complements.
This is the first part of a two part tutorial on creating a Lamp. On this first part I'll teach how to model the base mesh of the lamp using numerous techniques. On the second part we'll be looking on texturing and lighting the scene.
Four years ago, when I moved in with my husband, Giles, he did all the cooking because I couldn't. I didn't know how. It wasn't out of defiance or a feminist statement, I just didn't know where to start. Giles was – and is – a restaurant critic. He didn't care that I couldn't cook, he was just pleased I wasn't a vegetarian. So he cooked or we ate out.
Even if you don't expect every last detail of your kitchen renovation to turn out perfectly, you probably plan on coming close, without any major mistakes. Yet remodeling goofs—like boxing in the fridge or mounting the cabinets out of reach—happen more often than you might think. Consumer Reports talk to some kitchen pros on how to avoid five common mistakes.