Monthly Archives: December 2011

You Can Dye it With…… Koolaid???

 A friend of mine started needle felting and I’ve been inspired to give it a whirl. (Thanks for the inspiration Jen!) You can add such fun embellishments to projects through felting. The stuff she was doing was just darling and I’ve … Continue reading

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Wheat (Gluten) Free Pizza….

 Since finding out that Hubby is allergic to wheat, tomato, banana, avocado, shellfish and cherries we’ve had to make a lot of adjustments in our menu. We actually already knew about cherries, tomato and shellfish. Historically, we had thought that he … Continue reading

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How to Make Easy Cross-Over Bags….

 Here’s another fun and easy sewing project. Once you know how to construct the basic bag the possibilities are endless. Click on the  first image to start the tutorial. Enjoy! M

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The Sonicare From the Abyss…..

For a couple of months now I have wanted a Sonicare toothbrush. I had one years ago but gave it to a family member. I have a bad habit of “scrubbing” my teeth and my dentist says that I’m literally brushing … Continue reading

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I Made a Skirt for Under $5…..

 I made this one for my youngest sister.  I purchased the top denim fabric at a thrift store for $0.75. The other fabrics I purchased about a year ago for $1.99 / yard at an end of the season sale. I … Continue reading

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Sauerkraut Part II…..

 The kraut finished “perking” last weekend. I took it up to Dad’s cabinet shop / canning kitchen / coffee roasting / garage to finish the process. He as a 2 burner outdoor stove and I figured it would be easiest … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Lotion Massage Bars….

 Several years ago I discovered, and became addicted to, Lush. Lush makes products whose addictive powers I would liken to crack…….but more expensive. 🙂 The first time I tried their stuff I was immediately addicted!! There’s probably a 12 step program, Lush support … Continue reading

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