8 Recipes For DIY Insect Repellant

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Most of us love the warm Summer evenings, but along with the warmer temperatures comes an increase in the bugs outside.  Take a minute to protect yourself from insect bites by using the appropriate repellant, and these 8 recipes are … Read More...

Froyo and Ice Cream Pops

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This would be a great idea for your next party! Besides the ice cream or frozen yogurt becoming a pop, you could also create a chocolate dipping station for added fun. Dini at Giramuk’s Kitchen also has recipes for frozen … Read More...

Technique: Layered Embossing

Technique: Layered Embossing

Hero Arts stamps has some really cool new stamps that have multiple layers you stamp on top of one another to get an almost 3-D effect. Jennifer McGuire has taken it to the next level by heat embossing each stamped … Read More...

Hey Pinners: TANSTAAFL

TANSTAAFL Pinterest buyable pinsThis monograph written by author Pierre Dos Utt bears the acronym of a saying most of us have heard our whole lives, “There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch”. And this was my first thought upon reading an … Read More...

DIY Play Dough {No Cook Recipe}

Are you looking for the best play dough recipe ever?  Kim from Everything Etsy says that this is it! For one thing it is a no cook recipe (yay!) and for another, she uses essential oils so you know it … Read More...

Make S’mores in a Bag

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If your Fourth of July plans include a campfire, I think this idea for s’mores in a bag is absolutely fabulous. It’s essentially the same concept as a walking taco, only you’re using Teddy Grahams in a single serve bags, … Read More...

Tutorial: Shirt collar tote bag

Tutorial: Shirt collar tote bag Tutorial: Shirt collar tote bag

Somewhere in the depths of my sewing studio,  I have a small collection of button up shirt collars and cuffs.  They’re left over from earlier shirt refashion projects.  I didn’t have the heart to throw … Read More...