You’re an Allen School Online student (or maybe you’re considering becoming one). The idea of online study appeals to you in some measure because it is in your nature to be a problem solver; someone who is good at finding creative solutions to life’s vexing problems. Online study is but one example of finding a creative and successful way to overcome the challenges of balancing work and study and family. Using technology and your innate willingness to be somewhat unconventional, you avoid having to sacrifice any of these important goals. This is why I am sure you will enjoy a visit to www.instructables.com. Learn how to open that stubborn pistachio nut or how to make a solar charger for your laptop. Want a recipe for gluten free breads or homemade Nutella? Interested in how to use a camera charger to power your iPod? How about how to fashion a rustic deer antler USB thumb drive or a survival barbecue out of an Altoids tin? There are volumes of interesting instructions on ideas running the gamut from the ridiculously sublime to the eminently useful and everything in between. Have a visit and you’re guaranteed to find a solution to a problem you’ve always wished you’d find.