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Holy Guacamole! It’s time for a fiesta. Try this easy recipe for fresh and delicious guacamole that is sure to impress even your choosiest of friends. Learn how to prepare each ingredient (avocado, onion, garlic, tomato, lime, hot peppers and spices) so the flavors meld together in the final product. Join in on the fun and enjoy this delicious topping for chips, nachos, burritos, or hamburgers!


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Want to add a little spice to your kitchen wallpaper? Use a stencil to paint a border running above your counters and appliances! This lesson from Cutting Edge Stencils teaches you to tape your stencil in place, apply your paint evenly with a roller, and remove your stencil without smearing or bleeding your paint. This simple technique for stenciling a border can add an simple but classy accent to any room.


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This lesson will teach the budding painter how to add dimension to an acrylic painting of the ocean by using the wet-on-wet technique. By layering and blending colors of wet paint, artists can create a realistic painting of ocean waves crashing, complete with variations in tone and color. This lesson teaches how to mix paint to achieve a richer picture, as well as how to add reflection to water and give sea foam the illusion of volume by using highlights and shadows.


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Learning how to pick guitar chords resembles raking leaves: easy does it. Follow along with Your Guitar Sage and discover how to produce an open, whole sound with these basic chord techniques. This lesson covers where to place your fingers, how to arpeggiate in order to hear muted notes, and how to adjust your fingers to obtain a full chord sound.


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Your Facebook page is an incredible tool that can be leveraged to build a lasting community, loyal to your product or service—so learn how to drive traffic there! According to Kim from Lyra Communications, the best way to do this is by promoting your page externally. In this lesson, you’ll learn how to promote your page with business cards, promotions on products, and more. Once you’ve secured your Facebook fan base, all that’s left to do is keep your fans engaged by interacting with them daily.


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Have you ever lost points on a game theory assignment or test because you came to a slightly wrong conclusion? In this installment of his series on Game Theory, William Spaniel reveals one of the most frequent mistakes game theory students make: expressing mixed strategy Nash equilibria as decimals, not fractions. William demonstrates why 1/3 is not the same as .33, supporting his claim that when solving game theory equations, its always safe to stick with fractions.


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Looking for a great do-it-yourself way to add interest and color to your home? Thinking about painting a statement wall? Consider stenciling—with elegant designs and easy to use stencils, your paint project just got easier. In this lesson, Cutting Edge Stencils demonstrates how to use an interlocking stencil to update a wall. Learn how to align stencils, make sure your design is level, and how to use the registration to ensure correct spacing. Beautiful just got easy.


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Looking for an exercise that’ll help you strengthen your core and lose weight? This Pilates workout for beginners teaches you how to practice ribcage breathing, curling sit ups, and head and shoulder raises. Inhale and exhale in a steady rhythm to get the ultimate workout. Get into a routine and watch your body change!


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Are you an amateur guitarist? Aren’t we all? Check out this lesson for tips on basic fretting techniques. You’ll learn how to play on the fingertips, position your hand, curl your knuckle for a clean sound, and determine how many fingers to use when fretting. Absorb the principles necessary for becoming the next guitar hero.


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Don't just sit back and watch the clouds go by. Learn how to control their movements (and those of any other object) in Adobe Muse CC using parallax scrolling. In this web design lesson, Joseph Angelo Todaro shows you how to link an object's motion to a user's scrolling activity with the scroll motion palette.


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You've learned how to make page links and anchors that will allow your web browser to travel within and without your website. Now see how to use CSS (Cascade Style Sheets) to determine how your links will appear before and after someone has clicked on them, and when people hover their cursor over the link. Learn To Program teaches you to change color, font size and style, and to underline your links.


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Don’t think you’re cut out for playing guitar? Think again! Everyone gets frustrated. Even Jimi Hendrix wasn’t a rock god from day one. Check out this lesson for advice on learning how to play guitar and the encouragement to keep doing it. You’ll surely want to continue pickin’ after hearing these words of wisdom. Practice and persist!


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What's causing your poor posture? Is it laziness? Respiratory issues? An inflexible spine? A neck that's not in proper alignment? In this lesson, neuromuscular therapist Holistic Sam explains the condition excessive thoracic kyphosis, addressing both its causes and its potential treatments. There may be exercises that can help with your posture and back pain!


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Why wear boring old flip flops when you could customize them to your own style? Sophie's World teaches you how to decorate flip flops with felt, markers, fleece, or bling - such as beads, rhinestones, and sequins. This is a great craft for kids or adults, and when you're finished you'll have a new glamorous or extra cozy pair of homemade sandals!


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The Sistine Chapel is one of the most famous pieces of art and architecture in the world, and in the center of Michelangelo’s enormous fresco is “The Creation of Adam,” a visual representation of the story of God creating Adam from the dust of the earth. Michelangelo’s portrayal of both Adam and God reflects the Neo-Platonic values of the time, but perhaps the most interesting interpretation of this painting is that of God’s vehicle being a brain, and the life he is giving Adam, consciousness.


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Anyone who has ever received a counterfeit artifact knows the disappointment and anger the deception can produce. So channel that disappointment and anger into destroying the fake, by altering its chemical composition forever! In this lesson, Myles Power destroys a fake aluminum Star Trek badge with the element gallium; learn how this element can diffuse into aluminum to create a weak alloy before witnessing the damage that Gallium can do after just a day, or three months time.


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The ukulele is a unique instrument that is enjoying renewed popularity worldwide. With its smooth-sounding voice and manageable size, it’s no wonder that the uke is so beloved. In this tutorial by Play Ukulele by Ear, the first in a series, learn about the different names and sizes for ukuleles, as well as where the ukulele originated (hint: it’s not Hawaii). Then, learn all the parts of a ukulele, including the strings and the ever-important sound hole.


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Find out how accessible reading music can be. This lesson on how to read tabs will cause you to pick up that old guitar and learn a few new songs. First, you’ll see how the strings are positioned in a tab image and learn to identify fret numbers. Then, learn whether to play notes simultaneously or in a series. Before you know it, you’ll be fluent in guitar tabs.


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You want the information on your webpage to be accessible and organized, so learn how to format it to achieve that end! In this lesson from learntoprogram.tv, Mark Lassoff demonstrates how you can use CSS to adjust the look of your lists. First learn how to change the style of your bullets, then how to customize your lists even more, by adjusting the padding and margin. Finally, learn how to make a custom bullet from any .png image, as well as position it perfectly to fit your unique website.


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