Andrea Howard

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How do you SSK?

I've taught 5 Craftsy classes... and there are "some" knitters who have them all! A few of them have noticed that I work my SSK's two different ways …

How to Knit the Moss or Seed Stitch

Community Tested<p>The moss and seed stitch both create a piece that has lots of texture to it. The general idea of the moss stitch and a seed stitch …

Knitting

6 Choices That Will Help You Stay Strong, Flexible & Happy As You Age

So many of us associate aging with cognitive decline, cardiovascular disease, arthritis, adult onset diabetes, osteoporosis, chronic fatigue … Shall …

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Time Management

Intensive Gardening: Grow More Food in Less Space (With the Least Work!) - Organic Gardening

Whether you grow food on a spacious homestead or are digging into your first urban garden, ditching the plant-by-rows approach and instead adopting …

Travel Adventures For The Sober Community Offered By Clean Fun Network

Specialized itineraries that cater to groups like families, the LGBT community and religious organizations have become popular in recent years. Now there is a new option that offers vacations and experiences for those who wish — and perhaps need — to be in an environment where there is no drinking …

Fresh and Lively Garden Quilt Patterns

Are you a fan of herb gardening or growing roses? This time of year, it’s natural to spend less time indoors and enjoy the warm weather, as well as …

let me talk to you about my hot water bottle

Because I’m obsessed with it.I didn’t know that it was something I needed in my life—I’d never had one before a few years ago—but truly I would not …

all you need - a classic pattern by LondonLeo

A classic hot water bottle cosy knit in stocking stitch and finished with an elastic collar in rib.<br>Begin at the bottom with a seamless cast on and …

7 Ideas to Help Your Dog and Landscape Live in Harmony

Source: DesignMine<p>Many dog owners enjoy watching their dogs run around the backyard, but you immediately regret it after seeing them dig up your …

Pets

Modern Twist by Angela Walters and Natalie Barnes

A Modern Twist Blog Tour<p>It’s no surprise that I really love quilting. But what might be surprising is that I like writing about quilting almost as …

Naroon Road - Contemporary - Deck - Melbourne - by C.O.S Design

Annie Thornton added this to A Melbourne Backyard Entices Everyone Outside<p>A new yoga and music studio extends into the backyard (Emma also teaches …

The art of garden renovation

Fed up of your garden? Follow the gently-does-it guide to renovation<p>Are you fed up with your garden? Or maybe you’ve bought a plot that has seen better days? Rather than bulldoze and start again from scratch, consider renovating your plot with guidance of someone like Posy Gentles. As she explains: …

Knitting Tips: 3 Ways to Weave in Ends

As any new knitter will tell you, weaving in yarn ends seems like it should be a pretty straightforward task, but hiding those extra inches can be surprisingly frustrating if you don’t know what you’re doing. Luckily, learning three simple techniques—the selvedge edge weave, duplicate stitch, and …

The Handmade Series // How To Knit A Blanket With Greta's Handcraft...

Hi Everyone,<p>Welcome back to 'The Handmade Series' this is part two. If you missed part one you can read up here (<i>Part One - What's In The Basket...).</i> …

Home Page - The Quilting Company

New in Store<p>Discover Video<p>Learn from the Best<p>From longarm to block of the month and everything between, our expansive video collection provides …

QuiltCon's Lasting Impressions

<b>Guest post by Linzee McCray</b> Churn Dash 2 Complementary by Martha PedersonQuiltCon 2015 is winding up. Though I couldn’t help but see some of the …

Ideas for Landscaping with Gravel

An ipe fence and a neon-yellow resin screen fashioned from recycled acrylic panels draw visitors toward the entrance to...<p>Made of polished integral concrete with a Cor-Ten steel base, a fire pit “becomes very much a unique element that sets...<p>In the gravel-lined entry court shaded by a Japanese …

How to Make Perfect Pom Poms - Gina Michele

A quick glance at my Knitting Patterns will tell you I’m a big lover of Pom Poms! I’ve always used the cardboard disc method to make them but it was …

Knitting

Click here to support Boys Girls Clubs Bowl II organized by Boston-area Boys & Girls Clubs

Boys & Girls Clubs of King County (Seattle) has challenged the Boys & Girls Clubs in Boston to a friendly fundraising competition to support kids!<p>In …

Hardscaping 101: Design Guide for Paths and Pavers

Wondering where to begin when it comes to paths and pavers? If you’re choosing materials or designing a path or walkway, start with our Paths and …

the year of the sheep!

The year of the sheep is coming up in February! Starting Feb 19, it’s the year for yarn-lovers of all kinds, and for those who honor the Chinese …

12 Months Of Money Motivation: A Guide To Keeping Your Finances On Track In 2015

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Ah, New Year’s—that time when we reminisce about the days of auld lang syne and vow to do better over the next 365 days.<p>Money, too, is never far from our minds during this season of contemplation.<p>According to a recent Fidelity study, about a third of the …

Personal Finance

7 Lessons (Some Embarrassing) I Learned After Writing A Book About Meditation

In 2014, to my vast surprise, I became a public evangelist for meditation. I published a memoir called <i>10% Happier</i>, about an ambitious, agnostic …

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