Pam Ritchie

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9 Tricks To Avoid Processed Food

Processed foods, or convenience foods, are foods that have been changed in some way, shape, or form to make them easier and cheaper to eat. In order …

5 Offline Apps to Download for your Next Trip

One of the greatest problems of the frequent traveler is the lack of phone service. Whether you’re wandering off into the heart of the Yosemite …

Grafting Fruit Trees - Organic Gardening

<i>Fuse stems with rootstocks to form fast-growing, fruit-bearing plants.</i><p><b>June/July 2017</b><p><i>An old tree can be perpetuated by grafting one of its stems onto</i> …

20 Organizing Products You’ll Actually Use

Organizing is different for everyone. You might be a contain and label everything person, you might be a contain and label somethings person, and …

The inherited-photos dilemma

<b>Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland.</b>Do you struggle with a collection of old …

Three strategies to avoid losing things

<b>Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland.</b>Do you have a problem with losing things? …

Uncluttering my file cabinets

<b>Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland.</b>I’m not as anti-paper as Alex is, but …

Making filing easier

<b>Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland.</b>For me, one of the most annoying parts of …

Free Printables for an Organized Day and Week!

Disorganization can be caused by many things. Clutter of course can overwhelm and impact our physical surroundings and lack of planning can have dire …

How to Make Foaming Hand Soap

This is one of those super simple, why haven’t I been making this forever sort of DIY recipes. With just two ingredients it’s easy to mix up and …

Kale & Caramel Recipe: Chocolate Chia Mousse with Cardamom Rose Coco Whip

<i>Chocolate mousse could aptly be described as ‘deliciously decadent’. And when you make an effort to truly indulge yourself with such a dessert, why</i> …

I Used to Think No-Bake Desserts Were BS—Then I Found This Recipe

I grew up in Southern California. Not by the beach or in glitzy L.A., but way, way far inland where it gets VERY hot during the summer. Like, 118 …

Dessert

7 fitness tips for plus-size athletes

Embrace the body you have while you get strong, fit and healthy.<p>It often seems like there are only two body types in any given gym: the lean, lithe …

My Cast-Iron Skillet Has Changed My Cooking Game

Before I owned a cast-iron skillet, I never thought I'd use it as much as I do now. I thought it was just a pan. Sure, a fancy-looking pan that …

I Love This Quilt: Waterfall, Part 2

I know it’s been a while, but I realized that I never shared the finished product of my “I Love This Quilt!” choice for the September/October 2016 …

How to Use a Twin Needle [Video Tutorial]

Today I’ll be showing you how to use a twin needle or double needle on your sewing machine all in a video tutorial. There’s a photo tutorial as well …

Sewing

How to Mend Rips in Clothes

The clothes used in this tutorial had been sitting on my ‘to do’ shelf with rips in them for well over a year. It was time to fix them and make a …

Sewing

A Knitter Reluctantly Learns Grafting, and Decides it Doesn’t Suck After All

I am an avid but lazy knitter. Avid because I knit constantly and love learning new techniques. Lazy because I always look for shortcuts and ways to …

How to Sew Flat Piping Trim to a V-neckline

Hello WeAllSew readers! My name is Beth and I blog and design over at Sew DIY. Most of us have probably heard of piping but flat piping is not often …

Sewing Machine Maintenance: How to Oil and Clean Video Tutorial (Top Loading Bobbin)

A great video tutorial for sewing machine maintenance oil and clean for top loading bobbin sewing machines. Easy to follow so you can maintain your …

Sewing

Lisa’s List: 10 Knitting Mistakes that Lead to Disaster

When I started working for Interweave, I answered the phones. Between sorting mail, proofreading articles, and ordering yarns, I answered the phone …

New Video Class!

Hello! I have a fun new development to share. Riley Blake Designs has released a new series of online video classes at IMAGINE with Riley Blake – and …

Dots & Blocks Modern Duffle

Duffles have always been a great option for a weekend getaway or short trip. They can be just as handy when you're out and about in town and need …

Needle and Thread Thursday

Happy NTT! The weeks are moving right along these days. I can't believe it's almost Easter! This past week, I have had my nose to the grindstone, …

How to Sew Outdoor Chair Cushions in 30 Minutes or Less

As the warm weather continues to emerge, I'm looking forward to spending more time outdoors and enjoying our front porch. Last summer, we purchased …

One A Penny Mini Quilt

Today in Australia, Hot Cross Buns are a common item in most bakeries almost as soon as Christmas is over; but growing up I remember them being a …

Quilting

Pixie Medallion Quilt, A New Favorite!

So happy to introduce you officially to my newest, proudest quilt pattern. This is the Pixie Medallion! I have enjoyed making several medallion …

Her Leggings Are a Completely Different Item of Clothing After One Careful Cut

Looking for a way to revive a pair of old leggings? All you need is a little ingenuity to transforms a favorite fashion into something else equally …