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  • Upcycled Slippers

    I’ve made these slippers before. You can see the tutorial here, and all my various slipper making posts here. This round of slippers is for my three bambinos. Winter is…

  • Make Candy For Bees

    Winter is coming and I’ve been augmenting my bees’ food supply with sugar syrup for the last few weeks. I lost my last year’s colony to starvation, I believe, so…

  • Creamy Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

    Tis the season for all things pumpkin spice, and since Canadian Thanksgiving has just danced past us, I had some fresh pumpkin puree kicking around. Of course, I’m a smoothie…

  • Cleavage Saver Sewing Tutorial

    Yes, you read that right. Save your cleavage, baby. Okay, so if you are a dude, or a woman with small perky breasts, you probably have no idea what I’m…

  • Ouch! I was stung!

    Oh, the bees. They are wonderful, aren’t they?  If you’ve poked around this blog at all, you’ll have noticed that I am a beekeeper. And I have been stung. This…

  • The Bitty-Q

    Essentially, this is a review of The King of Random’s Bitty-Q.  My youngest son has watched this video over and over and over. Finally, we got the supplies and made…

  • Re-Upholster a Chair

    I found this stool with stow-away steps discarded on the curbside.  It was black  and rusty metal with orange upholstery that carried a lovely bouquet of mildew.  I was drawn…

  • Bookbinding Tutorial

    My daughter complained to me one night about not having an unused sketchbook. We are a family of many used up sketchbooks, so I wondered if it might be time…