DIY Herb Markers

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I was looking for ideas for signposts in my fairy garden set up and realized a lot of the polymer clay herb marker tutorials would scale well for this. This tutorial from Jessica of ContemporaryDomestics uses thin dowels for the … Read More...

Project: Bee Themed Tent Card

Project: Bee Themed Tent Card

This cute dimensional tent card stands up on it’s own but folds flat for mailing. I love the sweet bee design! The Reverse Confetti blog has directions for making a tent card using a scoring board and some of their … Read More...

Lasagna Soup

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This looks like comfort in a bowl. I love lasagna, but it can be time consuming and heavy. I only make lasagna when I have a lot of time to spare and in the winter months. This can be made … Read More...

DIY Fishing Game with Felt Fish

Fishing Game with Felt FishSarah of “repeat crafter me” is a wife and stay at home mom that has a passion for crafting and crocheting and offers her patterns and tutorials for free!  Today I am sharing her amazing “DIY Fishing Game with Felt … Read More...

Patriotic Poke Cake

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Here is a simple, yet elegant cake to serve at your 4th of July celebration. Some people like to be a little more subtle in their decor when it comes to the holidays. This cake has the red, white and … Read More...

8 Kid-Friendly 4th of July Activities

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Each year there are hundreds of children who are injured while trying to play with fireworks.  Make sure you little ones are safe this year by keeping them occupied with safe crafts that will still keep them in the patriotic … Read More...

Mini Ice Cream Cone Eagles

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The bald eagle, one of the symbols of freedom in America. This would be a great treat to serve at your 4th of July party. I love that Beth at Hungry Happenings, let’s us know that even the best are … Read More...

How To Free Form A Snowman Candle

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You might not want to hear this but Christmas is coming faster than any of us would like. It’s time to start preparing your Christmas crafts. This tutorial is a little old style with poor images but the tutorial is … Read More...

12 Ways to BBQ on a Budget

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One of the main reasons I don’t have guests over as much as I’d like is that my limited budget makes it hard to feed a crowd. However, there are some excellent tips on the Coupons.com website about how to … Read More...

Tutorial: Charm square pattern weights

Tutorial: Charm square pattern weights Tutorial: Charm square pattern weights

Once I started using pattern weights to hold my patterns down while I cut around them, there was no going back to pinning.  It’s just so much easier to throw down a few pattern weights … Read More...

Pattern testers honored at Daintytime

Sherri Lynn Wood Improv Quilts by TestersGet a peek inside the shaping of the 10 flexible patterns included in Sherri Lynn Wood’s recently released book, The Improv Handbook for Modern Quilters.

She just kicked off, at Daintytime, her Test Quilter Blog Hop which showcases quilts … Read More...

DIY 4th of July Picnic Tins

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On my own blog, Punk Projects, I post a recycled Pirouline tin craft every month! Have you realized yet that the 4th of July is in just a couple of days? Here comes the lakeside picnics, iced tea/lemonade, parades and … Read More...