... and we don't mean meat-lovers (though we do have tons of great cooking lessons). Let's take a moment to learn about our fishy, feathered, and furry friends.
Dog Training 101 by Treatpouch.com
Dogs need trainingits a part of life. Transform your pup into an obedient old soul with a few important dog training tips.
How to Take Care of a Leopard Gecko by Citrus Reptiles
Leopard Geckos are an easy and friendly choice for a first time reptile-owner. Learn all about these cool creatures and how to care for them!
This Bird Can Shake His Tail Feathers by Science Friday
In this Science Friday episode, scientists used the Backstreet Boys to study whether birds can dance to a beat.
Complete Guide to Cat Care by Know It All With Arloa
Many pet owners are not aware of their cats basic needsor the consequences of neglecting them. Whether youre adopting a new cat or simply looking for pointers, learn how to make your cat happy and healthy.
DIY Custom Dog Coat by StyleNovice
Does your pooch get ever cold? Learn how to sew him a custom made doggie coat from fleece fabric and velcro (if he doesnt mind wearing clothes!).
UV Sterilizers for Reef Aquariums by The CoralFish Pro
Is your coral reef looking a bit off color? In this lesson, learn about the properties of magnesium and how to calibrate the elements levels for your tank.
3 DIY Dog Toys Made from T-Shirts by Upcycled Stuff
Treat your four-legged best friend to some new doggie toys for cheap! In this lesson, youll learn three ways to make DIY dog toys out of old t-shirts!
The 2016 Rio Olympics are here! Get ready by honing your skills in some of the Olympics event (and learn a little bit about the history of these sports below...)
Tennis Stance & Swing Mechanics by Jeff Salzenstein Tennis
Tennis has a long history at the Olympic Games. Tennis was played at the Olympics until 1924, then reinstituted in 1988. There is a men's and womens singles and doubles tournament, and since London 2012 there has been a mixed doubles event.
Beginner Defensive Boxing Techniques by ExpertBoxing
Boxing has been contested at every Summer Olympic Games since 1904, except for in 1912 in Stockholm as Swedish law banned the sport at the time. In 2009, the IOC voted to include women's boxing at the 2012 London Games, so now there are men and women competing in all Olympic sports.
How to Become a Better Horseback Rider by CRK Training
Equestrian first appeared at the Olympics in 1900. There are currently three disciplines in equestrian: Jumping, Dressage, Eventing.
Table Tennis Stroke Mechanics by Table Tennis Coach
Table tennis has been part of the Summer Olympic Games since 1988. Participants compete in both men and women's singles and doubles events.
Play Volleyball Like a Pro by Pro Tips4U
Volleyball was first played at the 1924 Summer Olympics as a demonstration sport. It has been officially played at the Olympic Games since 1964. From 1964 until 1992 it was just indoor volleyball. Beach Volleyball was introduced officially in 1996.
How to Hold a Gymnastic Rings Handstand by Jon Ham
Gymnastics is one of five sports that have been contested at every summer Olympic Games since 1896. There are three separate gymnastics disciplines at the Olympic Games: Artistic, Rhythmic, and Trampoline.
How to Tune a Compound Bow by Sean's Outdoor Adventures
Modern Olympic archery consists of four medal events: men's individual, women's individual, men's team, and women's team. In all four events, the distance from the archer to the target is 70 meters.
OK, this might be getting a wee bit out of hand. National Lasagna Day? Ok... we'll let it slide, mainly because we don't mind any excuse to eat lasagna. Mangia!
Making the Perfect Lasagna by Chef Trevor
Lasagna can be much, much better than the average Italian takeout! How? It is as simple as following the lasagna-making rules introduced in this cooking lesson!
Cooking an Italian Feast by Pina Cucina
A traditional Italian feast goes beyond lasagna. Pull out all the stops and learn to prepare delicious food for the whole family - tender meatballs, crispy eggplant fritters, sweet potato gnocchi, and more! Buon appetito!
Italian-American Comfort Food Recipes by Rebecca Brand Recipes
If you are an Italian-American food aficionado, then this course is for you! Follow along and learn to make satisfying Italian dishes.
Zucchini Lasagna Recipe by TE culinary
Check out this fantastic clean recipe for zucchini lasagna. Omit the ground turkey for a vegetarian main dish or side dish.
Homemade Italian Recipes by How To Cook Great Food
Italian food has a great amount of variation. In this course, learn how to cook traditional Italian dishes, like lasagna or risotto, as well as delicious variations like a pasta cream sauce with artichoke hearts and a baked ricotta and spinach stuffed cannelloni.
How to Start Lasagna Gardening by GrowOrganic.com
The word "lasagna" also means layering and can also be applied to your yard. Learn to make an easy and nutrient-rich garden bed without any digging. Maybe those tomatoes you grow will end up in your next lasagna!
In the immortal words of renowned philosopher Nelly, "It's gettin' hot in herre so
take" these lessons to beat the summer heat, or at least use it well.
Myths and Tips on Keeping Your Cool This Summer by Science Friday
Think caffeine dehydrates you? Or that you can't get too much water on a hot day? Douglas Casa, of the Korey Stringer Institute, sets the record straight.
Swim Like an Olympian by Pro Tips4U
Race through the water with world-class swimmers Mallory Weggemann and Rebecca Soni. Learn swim kicking, timing, and turning.
Surfing 101 by Canggu Surf School
Surfs up, dude! This course runs through all an amateur surfer needs to know about beginning surfing: starting with the parts of a surfboard, surf break and tides, surfing position, and how to paddle. Learn how to catch and surf your first wave!
Beginner Triathlon Training Course by Trainer Davey + TwoTri Jess
Go from start line to victory in twelve short weeks with this sprint triathlon training course! You're gonna rock race day!
Water Polo Tips by Shaquatics
Discover swimming techniques essential for playing water polo. Learn how defense and pressure work, basic game rules, and how to identify referee calls. Who knows? Your love for water polo could bring you all the way to the Olympics!
How to Make a Monokini Swimsuit by Damav425
Its tough to find a swimsuit that fits perfectly. Forget trying on bathing suits - create a DIY trendy monokini, straight from your measurements!
If you're here in the US, Happy Independence Day! If you're not, we apologize for filling our inbox with so much red, white and blue. Even if you skip all the patriotic stuff, the smoked sausage lesson looks delicious!
DIY 4th of July Cake Decoration by The Little Delights in Life
Decorate your cake like a true American! This simple fondant and frosting tutorial shows you how to decorate an explosive Fourth of July cake.
How to Make Fireworks Twinkle Lights by Craft Klatch
Light up your garden and your 4th of July party! Learn to take a string of twinkle lights and add firework settings made from old plastic bottles.
Making 4th of July Polymer Clay Cupcakes by Starshye
Celebrate the 4th of July in style with an independence day-inspired charm. Learn how to make a polymer clay cupcake with the colors of the American flag!
Smoked Jerk Sausage Recipe by Greedy Girl Cooks
Only homemade sausage is 100% meat with no fillers, additives, or preservatives. This Fourth of July, serve sausage from scratch, smoked to perfection!
DIY Duct Tape Fireworks Hair Clips by Duct Tape Stuff
You can be frugal AND fashionable -- as long as you have duct tape! In this DIY lesson, learn make a fireworks-esque hair accessory, perfect for 4th of July.
How to Crochet a Patriotic Circle Motif by Crochet Ever After
In this lesson, learn how to crochet a round red, white, and blue motif that you can string up as a bunting or use as festive coasters for a picnic BBQ.
Curious.com is in the Bay Area, so we were devastated when the Warriors lost. But we're going to keep our chins up and come back stronger next year! So, if you're a two-time MVP (Hi, Steph!) or just want to play like one, here are some lessons to get revenge ready.
The secret to a perfect basketball team is data by Marketplace
You don't come across a Steph Curry every day, but teams are trying to make their own. Reported by Kai Ryssdal.
Basketball Triple Threat Shot Fake by Pro Tips4U
The triple threat position in basketball is powerful for offensive players! Watch and learn how to do it right from NBA pro swingman Paul George.
How to Run a Basketball Practice by Pro Tips4U
Get tips from college head coach Matt Painter on how to run an early season basketball practice. Learn which skills to focus on, and how much time to spend!
Recognizing Patterns in Basketball by Shot Maker Academy
Basketball is a game that's all about patterns. Learn how to become a better player by supplementing your basketball training with pattern recognition drills.
Classic Mexican Salsa Recipe by Rebecca Brand Recipes
Will this help you with your game? No. But if you're feeling down because you let the other team make history by coming back from a 3-1 deficit to win on your home court in Game 7... well, you need a snack.
We interrupt your regularly scheduled recommendations with some lessons for that horrible-joke-teller in your life, your dad. Show you him you were worth the trouble by sharing these with him.
Onion Print Balloon Father's Day Card by Animaplates
Learn how to make a Fathers Day card with onion printed balloons!
Travel Tips for Seeing the World by Kristen Sarah
Taking dad on a trip around the world is exciting, but there are lots of decisions to make before boarding the plane. Answer all your travel hacking questions in this collection of lessons kick off your trip!
Complete Guide to Camping for Beginners by Tom McElroy
Is dad itching to explore the great outdoors on a camping adventure? Whether you're camping out of a car or hiking miles into the woods, preparation is key. In this course, learn everything you need before hitting the road!
Fixing Bad Golf Swing Habits by Derek Hooper Golf
Struggling with bad golf habits? Luckily, this course can help you or dad bust bad swing techniques and improve your scores!
DIY Pallet Wood Coat Rack by A Frame Woodworking
Build this DIY coat rack and you'll always have a place to hang your coat and store your glovesa great project to do with your dad!
How to Brew Beer at Home by James Reed
Share a homemade brew with dad this year! Learn tried and true methods for brewing, bottling, and kegging beer.
First, congratulations to the grads in your life! After a lot of hard work, you get to throw a funny square hat in the air, and then
you're pushed out into the cold, cold world. Don't worry; we got your back.
Finding Life Passion by Wolfgang Riebe
Live life with passion! In this course, get valuable guidance to help you identify what matters in life -- break free from social conditioning, and build healthy, supportive relationships with family, friends, and partners.
How to Write a Resume by Candid Career
Do you need help writing a resume? In this lesson, hear expert advice on what to include and what to remove from a resume.
How to Be Charismatic by Vanessa Van Edwards
Charisma is a magnetic quality that makes others enjoy being around you, and it can be a very useful tool when trying to gain influence.
Top 20 Job Interview Questions by Katie Weiser Coaching
Interviewing for a dream job? Preparation is key to your success. Learn how to use the STAR method to demonstrate your skills and experience.
How to Negotiate Salary & Benefits by Go Show Do
New jobs arent strictly a take it or leave it affair. Learn how to negotiate for the job compensation you deserve in this lesson.
How to Recharge Your Mind, Body & Soul by Susan Paget - Life Coach
Feeling run down and burnt out? Discover how to recharge your mind, body, and soul to get back on track to looking good, feeling great, and going after your dreams!
What? We missed Earth Day? Well, Earth Day was officially April 26, but we love our
home planet so much we think every day should be Earth Day.
Astronomy Facts About the Earth by Astronomic
The Earth is a truly unique member of the solar system, and in more ways than one. This lesson presents fascinating astronomical facts about our home planet.
Touring the Natural Wonders of Utah by Bob Duthie
Earth is unique and beautiful. In this travel course, get virtual tours and learn the histories of famous Utah natural treasures, including: Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks, Lake Powell, and the Four Corners Monument.
Cute Earth Day Nail Art by Mad Jennsy Nail Art
In this lesson, learn how to create a marbling effect and paint a tiny, happy planet Earth for Earth Day.
Fundamentals of Geomorphology by Darron Gedge
Ever wondered how sand dunes or waterfalls form? This course covers that and takes you around the globe to explain why Earths land forms are constantly changing and shifting.
Easy Geotagging for Digital Photos by Jeremy Smith Photography
Have you ever wanted to easily keep track of where all your digital photos were taken? In this lesson, learn how to geotag your photos with Adobe Lightroom!
Benjamin Franklin once wrote "Nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." He's proven the first part (RIP, Ben!), and the second part is due this Monday 4/18. Good luck!
Personal Finance Tips for Beginners by Matt Bernstein
Whether you're trying to save for retirement or get out of debt, the essential personal finance advice provided in this course will help you meet your financial goals.
Tax-Efficient Investment Planning by Vince Covino
Make proactive decisions about your taxes! In this course, learn when to pay, when to defer, and how to set up an investment portfolio to maximize net returns.
Basics of Financing & Buying a Home by Barbara Nevins Taylor
Between fees, paperwork, banks, and brokers, there is a lot of information to process when purchasing a home. Learn everything you need to know about a mortgage in this brief course!
Planning for Retirement by Jeremy Shipp
Retirement planning can be a daunting task. Learn useful, candid information regarding expected income, a mortgage, insurance, inheritance, and more in this course.
Financial Planning for Debt Management by Focused Spender
If you're buried under student loans and credit card bills, don't despair! Learn steps for becoming debt free! Discover how to build savings and get advice for planning a budget you can stick to, and still enjoy life.
How to Play the Stock Market by Wall Street Survivor
Demystify the stock market and begin making wise, calculated investments with this course on how to play the stock market.
How to Analyze Stock Market Charts by The Mindful Share Trader
Become a more informed stock market trader with this course on how to analyze stock market charts.
Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow?
With a hoe to rake and lessons to take for all I need to know!
Starting an Organic Garden by GrowOrganic.com
Whether you live in the city or the country, all you need is sunlit ground and basic gardening supplies to cultivate healthy produce!
Vegetable Gardening Tips for Beginners by Growing Wisdom
Learn how to grow fresh tomatoes, onions, garlic, lettuce, kale, cabbage, and more. Get tips for preventing weeds, and growing veggies in containers and raised beds.
Caring for & Pruning Trees & Shrubs by Cass Turnbull
Shaped your plants to beautifully complement your landscaping! Learn about pruning, bloom seasons, growth, and more when working with evergreen azaleas, camellia plants, lilacs, and other easy-to-prune varieties.
Easy Way to Fill Raised Garden Beds by Garden Frugal
Gardening is hard work, especially when it comes to filling raised beds with soil! Learn the best way to fill raised beds, along with some irrigation tips.
Sunset's Guide to Container Gardens by Sunset Seminars
Transform any patio into a productive, beautiful container garden. Discover how to navigate the nursery, purchase containers, grow and maintain plants, and harvest edibles!
Composting for Gardeners by Soil to Supper
Learn how to create garden-worthy compost using two effective methods: hot composting and vermiculture composting.
How to Build a Flower Tower by Wet & Forget
You don’t need to be a gardening expert to have a beautiful vertical garden. This lesson shows you how to build a flower tower just in time for spring.
Did you know today is one of two possible Johnny Appleseed Days? (The other is in September.) We love the magical fruit that keeps the the doctor away, so here are some of our favorite apple-related lessons!
Apple Bundt Cake Recipe by The Mobile Home Gourmet
Thrill your eyes and taste buds with this delicious apple Bundt cake with caramel glaze and orange-flavored swirl inside! Yum!
Painting an Apple with Watercolors by Fantasvale
Need a little practice painting with watercolors? Perfect for beginners or seasoned artists, this lesson will show you how to paint an apple with watercolors.
Apple Cider Vinegar Recipe by Homestead Productions
Turn a big bushel of apples into a daily health tonic of apple cider vinegar, full of vitamins and great for overall health.
Apple TV Basics by The Streaming Advisor
Make the most of your Apple TV experience. Learn how to navigate the interface, explore popular apps and stream content!
How to Make Carrot Apple Juice by Evita Ochel
Want to improve your health in a quick and easy way? Learn how to make delicious carrot apple juice using nothing but organic produce and a juicer!
Polymer Clay Apple Cider & Donuts by Thumbprint Miniatures
Learn to use polymer clay to make a miniature set of yummy looking donuts with a jug of fresh apple cider.
Apple Motion 5 for Beginners by Modern Life Skills
Apple's Motion 5 graphics editor offers many different options for editing and adding special effects. Learn basic capabilities to turn footage into something unexpected!
How to Make Black Candy Apples by Todd's Kitchen
If your like ghouls and creepy crawlies, then this freaky candy making lesson is surely up your alley! Learn to craft black candy apples that are both fun and delicious.
Happiness isn't found at the bottom of a pint of double chocolate chocolate chip chocolate ice cream, so today, we're bringing you lessons on finding your own happiness. We highly recommend watching them while eating salted caramel ice cream.
Cultivating Cheerfulness by Dr. Christina Hibbert
Cheerfulness doesn't always come easy, so learn techniques to cultivate more joy in your life.
Creating Positive Change Through Habits by Braco Pobric
Habits effect your happiness. Learn how easy it can be to make impactful changes to increase your happiness and help others.
Mindful Eating Skills for Total Wellness by Suzanne Matthiessen
We make hundreds of food-related decisions every day, often with little thought. Discover how mindful eating can lead to increased energy, reduced stress, and whole-person wellness.
Self-Mastery with Meditation by Madeline Rinehart
Learn to use meditation to gain complete self-mastery over your thoughts, feelings, and even your future.
Unlocking Your Happiness by Ignite Life with Joeel & Natalie
With newfound awareness, develop better skills for day-to-day stressors and make decisions that bring happiness and success.
Practicing Mindfulness for Parents by MommyZen
Learn ways to stay balanced and centered while dealing with the stresses of raising a special needs child.
Sometimes it's hard to do what you know you should do. Frankly, it's easier to eat donuts and binge watch Gilligan's Island. So here are some lessons that come with the motivation to help you make it all happen!
How to Eat a Healthy Diet by Anne Ricci
Eating healthy with whole foods and a balanced diet can be easy, nutritious and delicious. Follow these principles to stay motivated and on track!
How to Set SMART Goals by Alanis Business Academy
Do you often have difficulty establishing goals? Learn how to establish effective goals using the SMART model.
Developing a Social Media Strategy by Sara Nguyen | Social Media Rocketeer
Motivated and eager to usher your business into the digital age? Learn basic strategies used in digital marketing.
Choosing a Crowdfunding Platform by Digital Fundraising School
Get your ideas funded this year! Learn the basics of crowdfunding, including how to leverage your audience and choose a campaign platform.
How to Have Better Relationships by Dr. John Schinnerer
Elevate your relationships by learning how to respond to your partners in a more genuine, excited, and constructive way.
Exercises to Connect Mind & Body by Cardio Fitness Workouts
Whether you’re a music aficionado or an audiophile, gaining a solid understanding of basic music theory is beneficial on many levels.
Basic Music Theory by Ethan Winer
Whether you’re a music aficionado or an audiophile, gaining a solid understanding of basic music theory is beneficial on many levels.
Valentine's Day is Sunday, so we're interrupting your personalized recommendations with lessons that will help you impress that special someone. We think learning Excel is pretty impressive, too, but maybe we're a bit too nerdy.
Romantic Date Night Dinner by The Pescetarian and the Pig
A stress-free, romantic dinner is all about timing. Learn to create a four-course meal, perfect for Valentine's Day.
How to Make a Crystallized Pillar Candle by The O'Neil Sisters
Set the mood with beautiful, homemade crystallized pillar candles. Learn everything from setting up molds to melting wax.
Maple Jalapeño Chipotle Skirt Steak by John at Big Meat Sunday
Fire up the grill for this delicious skirt steak with maple, jalapeño, and chipotle marinade recipe.
Triple Chocolate Truffle Torte Recipe by Five Euro Food
This triple chocolate truffle torte is delectably decadent and will surely impress your date.
Choosing a Great Bottle of Wine by Sunset Seminars
Overwhelmed by the wine section of your local grocery store? Learn to choose the right bottle of wine for any occasion.
How to Make Homemade Bread by Crafty Gemini
There is nothing better than homemade bread, fresh out of the oven to accompany your meal.
East Coast Swing Dancing for Beginners by Learn to Dance
Shake off any post-meal slump with high energy East Coast swing. Grab your partner and follow along!
Saying I Love You in French by Caroline Rowland
French is the language of love and what your date will be speaking after your fun-filled, romantic evening.