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Knots – Animated Knot Website

This is great for scouts! Or crafters! Or anybody!


CLICK HERE for the animated knot site -

HERE’S the Turks Head knot as seen in the bracelet below


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Shirring Tutorial

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raegunramblings says: Shirring is a great sewing technique where you sew using elastic thread in the bobbin and the result is kind of a smocked look but that is stretchy. It looks complicated but it is actually really easy to do.

Click HERE for the tutorial and lots of helpful pics!

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Posted by on June 7, 2014 in Crafts, Sewing, Wear it


White Wine Tomato Braised Chicken

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  • 1 tablespoon yellow mustard seed
  • 1 teaspoon fennel seed
  • 8 medium bone-in chicken thighs, trimmed
  • 1 teaspoon coarse sea salt
  • ½ teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped onion
  • 2 garlic cloves, finely minced
  • ½ cup dry white wine
  • 1 tablespoon parsley flakes
  • 14½-ounce can diced tomatoes, undrained

Click HERE for the instructions

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Posted by on June 7, 2014 in Dinner - Eat it!, Kitchen


Octopops! Octopus Lollipop Favors

Cute! Check it out HERE


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Gemstone Bobby Pins Project

The supplies are:
earrings or necklaces to up-cycle
Glue ( I used E6000)
Bobby pins

Click HERE for the instructions


Sparkling Jumbo Blueberry Muffins



  • 3 cups all-purpose flour (very careful not to over-measure)
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2 eggs, room temperature preferred
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup milk*
  • 1/2 cup canola oil (or vegetable or melted coconut oil)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 and 1/2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries
  • coarse sugar for sprinkling (optional)


Click HERE for the instructions 


Tissue Paper Flowers


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