We're making a loom from pine branches. I like the things they have woven here.
twig furniture in doll size. i like the heart on the back. i have some dolls and teddy bears that would set well here, and i also like these (perhaps without the seat or with a dropped seat) as a holder for a potted plant. need to make a few in different sizes while i have so many branches to choose from. pb†
I love talking small business with other work-from-homers. It's a constant challenge for me to streamline how I do things and find what works best for me. Here are some things I've found helpful in the work from home game. Have a weekly plan. I used to make a to-do list every single day, but recently I've tried a new system that has been more effective for me. Making a new to-do list every day was starting to make me feel like a failure (not to mention is sort of exhausting, who has the time?) I
I saw a tasty picture of coconut pancakes on Pinterest yesterday. I knew they needed to be in my life! The recipe was from scratch however and I knew that making something from scratch in the AM did not need to be in my life. Plus the recipe called for things I didn’t have. So,...Read More
Rings and things
Want to Try Jewelry Making? - Many people dream about making their own necklaces, bracelets, or earrings, but they figure they don't have the skills needed for jewelry making. Beads are a good place to try your hand at making something unique without needing to invest huge sums of money in things like a kiln, torches, or many fine tools.
TIP! How to keep track of the woven length. "I started from my visual memory of a friend's loom, with a flexible plastic-coated tape measure tacked to her weaving as she went. However, rather than commit my only non-retractable tape measure to this (some things, I do only have one of!), I remembered I had purchased some terrific ruler ribbon from Jo-Anne's, for my class, The Nalbound Edge..." (Instructions)
I've made this.., it turned out pretty good although I like my wine sweet, great conversation starter when you have guests over, Let them try a glass and see what they think. ~ Making homemade wine from grape juice is quite simple, and requires very inexpensive supplies. The following is a step-by-step on making homemade wine from frozen non-citrus juice concentrates. The neat thing about making wine from concentrates is the consistency of the
"Here you will find a collection of the basic medicine making guides that I have written. I hope they offer simple and practical instruction on how to create a variety of herbal preparations along w..."
TIP: I make a triple batch of waffles whenever I make them and store them in the freezer. If I get home late from work, we have waffles and eggs! All I have to do is toast the waffles like an Eggo Waffle and fry a few eggs…dinner is ready in 5 minutes! If you would like to see a video of me making the waffles, click HERE.
To Do List
sight word spell center....I like they have to write the word after making it with letters
15+ Creative Wedding Program Ideas They say the devil is in the details, but I happen to think that personality is what makes any wedding shine. One of my favorite places to add creativity is in the wedding programs—they don't have to cost a fortune to be a winner with guests. From whimsical to romantic to modern, here are a few of my favorite things (can you tell I'm in the holiday spirit?).
they created a headboard, footboard, & curtain using the standard college twin bed. @Harold Burgemeestre Meneau... i like the curtains thing, especially if we're doing high up beds !
things I like here: the lamps, the mirrored tables, the drapes, the headboard. ok, so I like a lot of it.
11 Super Cool DIY Backyard Furniture Projects - With the warm weather here it’s the perfect time to get your DIY hands screwed on and start making things. I am sure you are like me and feel like you have been cooped up all winter long and need to start DIY’ing!
My top five list of things I most abhor when it comes to home decor would have to include vertical blinds. Was there ever actually a time when these things were considered attractive? They have no personality, they fall apart like crazy, get slammed in the door and crack, and they just look cheap. (My...Read More »
Tami Munsee PVA2G
Some great tips. In depth Sewing Tips for Beginners. Learn from the (many) mistakes I have made along the way. Here is a list of 10 things I wish I would have known from the beginning of my sewing journey that would have saved me a lot of money on fabric from trashed projects ;)
Here is what they have to say about Turtle Inn: “When I was making Apocalypse Now, I became infatuated with the jungle,” says Francis Ford C
Ah Princess, moments you have like this... break my heart. I hate when you cry. Even a small tear from your eye brings tears to mine. I know things are difficult. They will get better!
"I respect One Direction because they never fail to make me smile on a bad day. Plus I love watching the video diaries from The X-Factor 2010. They always make me laugh. Also because they great music and have such good looks. I love the fact that they're always themselves no matter what is happening around them. One Direction changed me. They taught us directioners (girls) that we're all beautiful. Love you so much 1D!... ♥" From Hannah Coppley.
Animal Research Folder: A Fact Finding Mission We're way into our animal unit and I'm needing to wrap things up and move on. We've spent time learning the words related to this unit and have been reading from nonfiction book and our text books about adaptations, food chains and ecosystems. Here is a triple circle map on the difference betweeen ecosystems, communities and populations.
When we first brought our daughter home from the hospital, I knew things wouldn't always be easy, but I never anticipated I'd struggle with something as simple as getting a toothbrush into her mouth. Thankfully, I came up with 7 easy and effective strategies to help with tooth-brushing struggles, and we're slowly (but surely!) making progress.
For The Kidlets
"Here in California and other arid states, we're really having to watch our water. But that does not mean that we have to forego lush, colorful, flowery gardens! Thanks to California native plants and many varieties from other dry climates like the Mediterranean and Australia, we have a huge selection of drought tolerant flowering shrubs and perennials to choose from."
I have a pair of jeans from @Bonobos that look just like those, they might even be the same brand/style!
Rainbow Loom. I don't have one myself but I know how to make them. I borrow the bands from my friends though (I think I have more fun with them then they do!).
Camping can make moms nervous to not have all the conveniences we're used to. Here are 6 things you can bring to make it a little more fun (especially for the moms) #pullingcurls
I have a thing for gravestones. I think they are one of the most beautiful things we do.
I am not proud of these things, but they say the first step is admitting you have a problem, right? :/
"Even when someone gets to liiking like she should be so proud of herself, instead she's like, 'I could be another three pounds less; I could be a little taller and have bigger lips.' Where does it end? You just have to say, 'I am right here at the moment and I'm ok with it. I've got other things to think about.'"