I took one (bad) computer science class in college, and I’m not a web developer. So in early 2008, when I decided I was finally going to build a web site I’d been fantasizing about for years, I was starting from scratch.
Do stuck fasteners make you come unglued? Here’s help. Squirrel away these simple tricks in your memory ’til the day you need them. They’ll ease your troubles, save time and maybe keep a few colorful expressions out of your toddler’s vocabulary.
If you have an old house blessed with artful millwork, you can always breathe new life into it with proper cleaning or refinishing methods. Wood finisher John Thomas is doing just that at the 1904 brownstone in Brooklyn, New York, owned by Karen Shen and Kevin Costello. The couple’s home, a TOH TV project, has some glorious but long-neglected woodwork.
via This Old House
Payscale lists the median starting and mid-career salaries for a variety of different college-related attributes including: Colleges, Degrees, School location
I like the fact that more and more of this sort of information is being published. Why? Because it starts to get at the value of a specific degree at a specific college. As this information becomes more widespread and detailed, parents and students can then match it against expected costs and decide which college is the best “deal.”
Why earn a college degree abroad? Have you considered sending your kids (or yourself) to study in a different country? Besides some relatively cheaper options for schooling, studying abroad may also offer a lot of rich and new experiences. In this article, we explore Mexico as a potential place to get an education, but the ideas here are simply representative of what to consider when you decide to pursue your studies overseas.