Category Archives: Crafty Stuff

Improvised Blackboard

I love it when different things I like come together in new and useful ways. I’m always on the lookout for better ways to capture to-do’s and design ideas so I noticed my gleaming, black appliances and something else I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Crafty Stuff, Gear | Leave a comment

Kitchen Hacks for Winter

We live in an old house. It’s lovely. It’s charming.  …and it can be soul-crushingly cold in the Winter. I may be unfairly biased, since my first Winter here coincided with the first trimester of pregnancy with my second child. … Continue reading

Posted in Crafty Stuff, Gear, Learning | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Message in a Cookie

This seemed like a cute way to send a little “Thank You” to someone, though why limit it to that?   I chose a sable dough, though you could totally use whatever cookie recipe holds up well for you (gingerbread … Continue reading

Posted in Cookies, Crafty Stuff, Themed | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fun with Crafts – Super Hero Masks

I found a quick (sort of) way to add some super hero fun to a party: customizable masks. Searching for something special, I was inspired by the felt fabric squares. They seemed pretty reasonably-priced, though a bit thin on their own. … Continue reading

Posted in Crafty Stuff | Tagged , , | 2 Comments