Sugru – The Moldable Glue! ~Giveaway!

  **This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.   It seems that life means there’s always something to fix. And with kids around that’s doubly true! And sometimes those repairs seem almost impossible to do. For example, you want something to stay […]

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Mandalas to Crochet by Haafner Linssen!

I love to crochet. Most of what I love about it is the immense variety and the incredible talent and the imagination of designers. While I don’t have so much of the designing talent, I love following other people’s patterns because then I, too, can create something beautiful! Mandalas To Crochet by Haafner Linssen is […]

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Raincoast Books – Loom Knitting Primer!

I love doing crafts. Crochet is the one I find the simplest because I can just pick it up and work with it anytime and anywhere. Well, okay, the Sophie’s Universe CAL that I’m WAAAAY behind on, but must finish sometime, is a bit big for hauling just anywhere. Haha! I have a young friend, […]

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side!

Feet. Yes…feet! They are a very important part of our body! In fact, did you know that the average person will walk around 115,000 miles in a life time? That is more than four times around the earth! It’s kind of mind-boggling to think that I have probably already walked at least one or two […]

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Raincoast Books – The Origami Garden!

I have always been intrigued with origami and over my life have even known how to make a few items! The only one I can always remember is the “Nit Picker” or the “Fortune Teller” as it seems most people call it! I have a lot of fun over the years creating that one and […]

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What’s Your Potion?

If you love juicing and you love “potions” for good health and for all manner of other reasons, then this is the book for you. “What’s Your Potion” by Morwyn has a collection of recipes and information to help you create any “Liquid Refreshment to Nourish Body, Mind and Spirit.” I’ve always enjoyed fresh juices […]

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Raincoast Books – The Bone Broth Secret

If you’ve read a few of my posts you’ve probably come to the conclusion that I like my foods to be good for me and my family. I don’t go to the extreme of no-sugar-shall-ever-pass-my-lips and I haven’t had to go gluten-free for one reason or another, but I still shy away from sugar-free products […]

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Gardening for Kids! ~ GIVEAWAY!

One of the summer activities that I always look forward to in spring is gardening! I grew up working alongside my parents in the garden and although I didn’t necessarily enjoy it very much as a kid, it must’ve “grown on me” somehow because now, when spring arrives each year, I’m thrilled about having my […]

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Schiffer Books – Your Little Guide to Mastering your Sewing Machine! ~Giveaway

I received a sewing machine as a gift a number of years ago. I’ve really appreciated it over the years. I sewed a rag quilt for my son and a mini one for my daughters for their dolls. I’ve made cloth wipes for using along with my cloth diapers. I’ve done plenty of repairs on different […]

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Made By Hands

When you think of items that are made with your hands usually crafty things are the first that come to mind – and rightly so because there are LOADS of great craft ideas out there! Especially if you take a peek at DK Canada’s Made By Hand Boutique. It is overflowing with fabulous handmade inspiration! […]

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