Keeping The Playroom Organized

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The playroom has got to be one of the hardest rooms in the home to keep clean and organized.  While children don’t mean to intentionally leave it in complete disarray, it always seems to be left in an utter state … Read More...

10 stamped Halloween treat bags

10 stamped halloween treat bags

 

 

Halloween is fast approaching, and with it come parties, classroom treats, and trick or treating.  Why not dress up those sweets with one of these cute and easy stamped treat bags?  Non-food prizes (think small toys from Oriental … Read More...

Style tips for short curvy girls

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Here are 11 tips from BuzzFeed that were actually written by Cindy Gordon, stylist at Wardrobe Therapy. All the tips are practical, without needing for you to go buy a tons of clothes.

That is, you can do it with mostly things … Read More...

Zombie Crochet

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You’ve heard of Zombie debt (ouch!) and Zombie Apocalypse, no doubt.  There are many Zombie references in pop culture these days.  I mean, when you can combine Jane Austen and Zombie in the same sentence, a true phenomenon is occurring.  … Read More...

Crisp Autumn Crochet

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I love it when another crocheter takes a pattern s/he sees somewhere and turns it into a work of art.  Annoo did just that with this stitch pattern she found in the excellent Donna Kooler’s Encyclopedia of Crochet.  Doesn’t … Read More...

Crochet Granny Grows On You

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The granny square is one of the most widely used patterns in crochetdom.  I have a friend who ONLY crochets the granny square, creating a single large square pattern for a baby afghan or a full size afghan.  She … Read More...

Anthropologie Knockoff, DIY Owl Wreath

DIY Owl WreathDria of “DIO home improvements” and has been DIY’ing for more years then she can remember. Her father was a master carpenter so she learned a lot of carpentry, some plumbing and some electrical from him.  She loves old homes … Read More...