10 Ways to Re-Use Old Ladders

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I don’t know about you, but I love the look of an old ladder.  It’s very rare to come by a brand new wooden ladder anymore, and the way they used to make them is just simply adorable.  Did you … Read More...

Whipped Chocolate Body Butter

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I am a bit of a sucker when it comes to chocolate so when I came across this Bath Butter that used Hershy’s Cocoa powder I couldn’t look (click ) away.  This is not totally made from scratch though as … Read More...

Make a Fairy Land

Make a Fairy Land

Who says you need to spend a lot of money for a toy your children will enjoy playing with for hours? Help your kids make their own fairy land complete with houses, trees, fences, a wishing well, and even a … Read More...

Tutorial: Pegboard thread organizer

Tutorial: Pegboard thread organizer Tutorial: Pegboard thread organizer

A pegboard makes a lot of sense as a thread organizer.  You can see all of your spools at once and it’s easy to put one on or take one off.  And it’s kind of pretty seeing … Read More...

Edible Popcorn Bowl

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This happy fellow will be a hit at the Halloween party. Plus, you can eat it to reduce cleanup after the party. There is also a recipe for the yummy popcorn mix inside the bowl for you try or fill … Read More...

Gingerbread Zombie Cookies

Gingerbread Zombie Cookies
Gingerbread isn’t just for Christmas. Make some zombie faces using gingerbread dough or whatever dough you like. Create some creepy looking faces with licorice string, mints, and red jam. If you want to be really creative, you can cut out … Read More...

Easy No-Sew Sweater Wreath

Easy No-Sew Sweater WreathDebbie is a retired French teacher who loves all things French and host “Confessions of a Plate Addict”!  Debbi has a lovely tutorial for her “Easy No-Sew Sweater Wreath”.  She has step-by-step instructions showing us just how to make one … Read More...

How to Make Your Own Blocking Board

How to make your own blocking board.Blocking knitting projects when they’re finished isn’t always essential, but sometimes it is (lace) and sometimes it just helps to make things look a little nicer or to get two pieces of knitting that ought to be the same size … Read More...

Tutorial: Braided t-shirt rug

Tutorial: Braided t-shirt rug Tutorial: Braided t-shirt rug

Ronja Lotte from Nur Noch shows how you can braid and sew your old t-shirts into a new rug.  You’ll cut the t-shirts into thin strips so slight staining would not be noticeable.  The braided strips … Read More...