Tutorial: Patriotic flag bunting

Tutorial: Patriotic flag bunting Tutorial: Patriotic flag bunting

Jess from The Sewing Rabbit shows how you can make a patriotic bunting to hang on a porch or balcony railing.  It’s probably too late to finish one in time for Memorial Day tomorrow, but there’s … Read More...

Comic Book “BANG” Chart

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Do you need a little more “Bang” in your life. Then this FREE chart is perfect for you. The Bang symbol is straight from a comic book which makes it perfect for little boys and big boys who are in … Read More...

7 Ways To Make A Luminary

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Now that the weather is warming, we will be spending a lot more time outdoors and having parties later into the evenings.  A cute and decorative luminary is a great way to add a nice touch to your Summer parties, … Read More...

Easy No-Sew Bandana Bracelets

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We all love a good craft project and it’s even better when it’s quick and easy.  These bandana bracelets are about as easy as it comes, and because they are no sew, they are very kid-friendly (with the exception of … Read More...

Vegan Alternative to Cream

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Photo by James Ransom

This is a brighter (and vegan) alternative to cream – for all your soups, sauces, and sides!

This recipe is for a roasted Onion purée which is brighter and better and enhances flavors rather than obscuring … Read More...

American Flag Cake

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What better cake for 4th of July celebrations than this amazing flag cake?

A simple white cake, with a (patriotic) surprise inside! This cake by Erin McDowell at Food52 is an adaptation of a simple white cake (or rather 5 … Read More...

Tip: Quick Card Background

Tip: Quick Card Background

Need a colorful but quick and easy background for your cards? Try inking up a clear acrylic block (without a stamp attached) with different colored ink pads, spritz with a little water and then stamp it out. Voila, you’ve got … Read More...

Tutorial: Serged patchwork beach towel

Tutorial: Serged patchwork beach towel Tutorial: Serged patchwork beach towel

LiZ from Simple Simon and Company shows how you can make this serged patchwork beach towel.  She got all those squares of terry cloth from a pack of washcloths at the discount store. She used … Read More...

Tutorial: Hexagon fabric tray

Hexagon-Fabric-Tray Tutorial: Hexagon fabric tray

I am loving this hexagon fabric tray! Lisa from A Spoonful of Sugar shows how you can make one.  After she created a square fabric tray, she was inspired to make one in a hexagon shape.  … Read More...

Making Your Own Beach Buoy Yard Decor

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Do you love the nautical look, and want to somehow incorporate it into your yard décor for this upcoming Summer?  Take a look at these adorable weathered beach buoys we found over at The Turquoise Home.  They are simply adorable, … Read More...

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

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I’m still looking for the perfect fried chicken recipe. I might be doing something wrong or I just think fried chicken tastes better when someone else makes it. It’s kind of like sandwiches. They seem to taste better when made … Read More...

DIY Mortar Board Graduation Hat

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Maybe you wont be getting one of these and you need to make your own? Maybe you did get one of these and you are planning on a big party that will require Mortar boards/ Graduation hats to be used … Read More...