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How to Do Disney World

How to do DisneyWorld with kids--from someone who knew nothing prior to going and learned a lot from trial and error.

Scuba Diving in Thailand - Abandon the Cube

5 Great Things to Learn in Thailand

Learn to scuba dive, dye fabric or do traditional Thai massage on your next stay in Thailand.

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Tieks Review: Are these worth the cost for a traveler

Are Tieks worth the price tag? Find out our insider review of the exclusive ballet flats.

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Top 5 Tourist Attractions in Slovakia

Find out the top five things to do in Slovakia, including spelunking, city touring and world capitals and climbing rugged peaks.

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2014 in Review

Abandon the Cube's year in review 2014 included an immense about of American travel, from Texas to Washington, to Michigan and beyond to...

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ScoreBig Tickets

ScoreBig.com gives users the opportunity to bid on different even tickets around their area.  Similar to Priceline.com in the early years...

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Atlantic Beach, NC

Atlantic Beach, North Carolina is home to an amazing history, fun attractions, and family-friendly activities for every age.

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Six Songs for a Bachelor Holiday

If the boys are going away, the jams will be played frequently and loud-- but what to put on your iPad? We've got you covered there with...

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Strategies for Blackjack Players

As many of you know, traveling takes money. One way to make that money is at the table. Naturally, we don’t encourage unsafe gambling...

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Broaden your Horizons – And your Mind

The following is a guest post by Anna Jones. Broaden your horizons – and your mind Further education isn’t just about lectures,...

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Fernweh Originals

I’m happy to announce that I have begun selling my artwork. You can find paintings, custom hand-painted furniture and home decor by...

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French Dresser Upcycle

I found another dresser with a decent frame on Craigslist. Yes, I check out the listings every few days for cheap, sturdy furniture that I...

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Bedroom Redesign

Well I crapped out and didn’t take a BEFORE photo because it was too embarrassing. But below is a picture from a few months ago when...

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Antique Desk Remodel

This is my first desk remodel and I have to say, it went alright! I bought this crappy desk off of Craigslist and didn’t take a photo...

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Refinishing a Butcher block Table

Well, I’ve been at it again! This time I took a perfectly good butcher block table from the in-laws and refinished it. Before you get...

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Dresser Refinished, Upcycled and Remodeled

I found this dresser on CL and thought, what the hell… I know nothing about refinishing furniture, let’s give it a try. Both...

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DIY Headboard from Butcher Block

To continue the theme of upcycling and creating, here is my tutorial (aka, my creation journal, for the granola crunchers out there) on how...

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Duck Dynasty Cake Creation

I must be in the DIY mood because I have about nine big projects going on around the place. I just finished upcycling a perfectly good...

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Refinishing a Three-Drawer Dresser and Obsessing Over Upcycle-ing

Well, like many Americans with time on their hands I’ve gotten into the upcycle trend of taking crap and making it treasure....

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Merry Christmas 2013

Merry Christmas, Cube Abandoners! We hope the year ahead is as stunning, rich, and full as the year behind us soon will be. With warm...

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Our First ATC Video is up!

ATC has joined the digital age (well, I guess we were kinda there already but now we’re even more digital) and we’ve loaded our...

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5 Enjoyable Ways to Get Into Shape

Staying fit and active is an essential factor to healthy living. The only thing is, running on a treadmill or pounding the cross trainer...

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Going to the Gun Show

Well… I went to my first ever gun show last weekend in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA. As part of the south, the gun laws are...

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DIY Burlap Headboard and Lamps

When one Abandons the Cube one has little money. Still, with a bit of creativity you can do wonders. I was reading a few blogs and came...

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Grab a bite, or more

If you like to keep up with what’s going on, you’ll have heard a lot of people discussing the so-called Trickle-Down Effect. Although...