Tag Archives: DIY

From Thread Rack to Necklace Holder

The day started with a little weeding and organizing in my soon-to-be craft/guest room. I received a bunch of sewing supplies from my grandma years ago and finally had the motivation to go through it. And as often happens in my life, one project quickly turned into another. So much for sticking to one room!… Continue Reading

Magnetic Cookie Sheet Calendar Part 2

 You should already have the mini and jumbo glass gems, gluesticks, scissors and magnetic adhesive roll or circles you need from the supply list in Part 1 for the next step.   Making the Month & Date Gems 1.  Now have some fun searching for clip-art on your computer to use for the 12 months… Continue Reading

DIY Bug Repellent

Nothing ruins a good time with friends and family like an uninvited guest to an outdoor party. And I am not happy with the wasp, mosquito and spider population this year. In the mornings my family will occasionally sit outside after garden chores are finished and then rotate to the opposite side in the evening… Continue Reading