December 2, 2015

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Autumn Leaves Jar Candle Holder

Autumn Leaves Jar Candle HolderThis beautiful candle holder is the perfect decoration for the fall. Learn how it was made in this video.


Fabric Yo Yo Turkey

Fabric Yo Yo TurkeyThese colorful turkeys are made with circular fabric yo-yos, and are perfect for Thanksgiving. Learn how to make it in this short video.



Double Chocolate Toffee Cookies

Double Chocolate Toffee CookiesMelt in your mouth goodness - perfect for the holidays.


Leftover Mashed Potato Waffles

Leftover Mashed Potato WafflesThese are my favourite things to make after Thanksgiving, Christmas, or any time I have an abundance of leftover mashed potatoes. These waffles are creamy in the middle and crispy on the outside; perfect for breakfast with some eggs or just on their own. Definitely a fun twist on a leftover item.


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Coconut YogurtFor those with lactose intolerance or dairy allergies, you can make their own coconut yogurt for about a fifth the cost of buying it from a health food store, and I think it's a better product.


Very Easy Poached Egg

Very Easy Poached EggThis is a very easy way to poach an egg in one minute that turns out perfect every time.



Milk Jug Ring Earrings

Milk Jug Ring EarringsThese start with humble milk top rings and end up as elegant statement earrings. When people compliment you on them, you'll blow them away when you tell them what they are.


The completed hot air balloon.

Paper Mache Hot Air BalloonHere is how you can make a cute paper mache hot air balloon that costs pennies to make.


How to Recycle or Repurpose Jewelry, Closeup of Shiny Jewelry

How to Recycle or Repurpose JewelryThis is a page about how to recycle or repurpose jewelry. Jewelry that you no longer wear can find new life with a different fashion use or even an update.


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Gifts For Crafty FriendsMy best friend and I set up at craft shows, so always at gift giving time, we buy each other items that we can use to make crafts for our shows.


Christmas Reindeer Headband

Christmas Reindeer HeadbandWho says you can't have fun during Christmas time? Make this cute reindeer headband and wear it to any social events you attend during Christmas time. A great way to bring festive cheer to the occasion! Whoo-hoo!


Homemade Jelly (Puffy Paint) Accessories

Homemade Jelly (Puffy Paint) AccessoriesI love making these colourful jelly accessories. All it takes is some puffy paint and some yarn.


Frosted Pine Cone Snowman Craft

Frosted Pine Cone Snowman CraftThis Christmas, turn a pine cone into a cute little snowman. This poor fella is cold. Even his mouth and cheeks are blue, so you will have to knit him a nice scarf to try and help him to get warm. Add him to your window sill or mantelpiece, and bring some cheer to your winter décor.


Store Sheets in Pillowcase

Store Sheets in PillowcaseYour sheet set will fit in a pillowcase! This keeps everything neat and organized.


Look Like a Million for $2.50

Look Like a Million for $2.50Whenever I shop, be it retail or thrift, I always have my eyes open for a great deal on formal wear. If you wait until you get an invitation, you have limited time to shop and will likely spend top-dollar.


Bunny Finger Puppets

Bunny Finger PuppetsHow cute are these little bunnies? Ok so they are a bit fiddly to make with those tiny eyes and nose, but really quite simple and a bundle of fun to play with.


Mini Rag Wreath

Mini Rag WreathMake this cute little wreath out of fabric taken from old t-shirts, pillowcases, and summer skirts. Add bows and embellishments for a bit of extra sparkle. Hang by your front door for a pretty first impression for visitors.



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Information on Porcelain Doll?Does anyone know anything about a porcelain doll from The Fantasy Collection? It is a limited edition, personalized doll named Tennessee.


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Presser Foot on Brother Machine Won't Stay Up?I just purchased a Brother sewing machine and it will not keep the presser foot in the upright position. Any suggestions? It has been working great and I changed the presser foot today and now it won't stay up. It will let me sew, but is a pain to move the material around when the foot won't stay up.


heat mark on wood table

Removing Heat Mark from Wood Table?I sat a hot pan down for a few seconds. I tried the iron idea and baking soda and tooth paste. What else can I do other than sanding it?


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New Home MC 7500 Foot Pedal Not Working?My beloved Memory Craft 7500 has always been a workhorse. I was mending something tonight and the foot pedal started working only sporadically. It would only do one stitch at a time, or sometimes one after two depressions. Do I need a new foot pedal? I have found them available online.


Housetrained Dog Peeing and Pooping Inside

Housetrained Dog Peeing and Pooping...I don't understand or know where to go with our 6 year old Shepherd cross. She is the top dog in our household, we have 3. We haven't had any issues with her at all until we moved. Now she's constantly peeing and pooping in our new house!


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Keeping Tie Dyed Clothing Colors Bright?My daughter did some food colouring tie dye and loves the bright colours. We did not wash out the dye after we put the clothing on the line to dry and then in the dryer to hopefully set the colours. We did rinse the item in cold salty water. How can I make the colours hold their brightness?


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Value of Gleaner Ball Bearing Manual Border Mower?I have a Gleaner ball bearing, single wheeled border mower from Townsend's in Bloomfield New Jersey and wanted to know when it might be from and how much it might be worth. I have looked it up and cannot find any like it, it is in amazing condition and nothing seems to be missing any parts.


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Treating Persistent Mange?My mom's Dalmatian got mange from a kennel while on vacation. He always gets very itchy in the month of October every year with allergies, but this year was prolonged and was so bad he was scratching the skin off his face even while taking Benadryl.


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Repairing Thermal Backing on Curtains?The white thermal backing on my curtains has been sun-damaged and resembles fine powder, possibly a breathing hazard. Since it's part of the curtain, is it possible to spray it with something or is that the end of the curtains?


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17th Birthday Ideas?I'm turning 17 February 6, but I don't know what to do. I want my friends and I to get cute like dress up, wear heels, and make-up. I do not want a party.


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