Bethan Bertie Lees

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Memory Suitcases, Paintings on Old Luggage

In the nostalgic photo series “Memory Suitcases,” Israeli artist Yuval Yairi painted faraway destinations on to old suitcases and then photographed …

Minted Cucumber Salad

Servings: 4-6<p>Total Time: 50 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>2 English (or hothouse) cucumbers<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/4 cup chopped red onions<br>• 1/4 cup white wine vinegar<br>• 2 …

Zucchini Fritters with Feta and Dill

Servings: 12 Fritters<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound zucchini (about 2 medium), trimmed<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 2 scallions, minced<br>• 2 tablespoons minced fresh …

Healthy Dessert Recipes

<b>Easy Affogato</b><br>1/2 Tbsp Kahlua coffee liqueur<br>2 Tbsp hot espresso<br>1/2 cup vanilla frozen yogurt<p>Scoop frozen yogurt into a serving dish. Stir liqueur into espresso, then pour over frozen yogurt. Serve immediately.<p>Makes 1 serving.<p><i>Per serving: 131 cal, 1 g fat (0.9 g sat), 64 mg sodium, 22 g carbs, 0 g</i> …

Paleo Coconut Macaroons Recipe | Elana's Pantry

While Paleo Coconut Macaroons are perfect for Passover and Easter, we like serving them all year long. With only 4 ingredients, this easy paleo …

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Zentangle: Pattern-Drawing as Meditation

If greater creativity and more mental balance are among your new year’s resolutions, look no further than Zentangle — a type of meditation achieved through pattern-making, created by artist duo <b>Maria Thomas</b> and <b>Rick Roberts</b>. Each pattern is built one line at a time, organically combining simple …

Five Manifestos for the Creative Life

Some days everyone needs a little extra encouragement. The words or lines or colors don’t want to come, or worse, we don’t even want to sit down to create. That’s when we turn to these inspiring manifestos, any one of which is guaranteed to give our uncooperative creativity a sharp kick in the …

60 Small Ways to Improve Your Life in the Next 100 Days

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to make drastic changes in order to notice an improvement in the quality of your life. At the same time, …

Why You Need a Dream Board

When I first heard about dream boards, I shrugged them off. Sounds <i>crafty</i>, I said. Probably requires <i>glue</i>.<p>And then I found Pinterest, and my dream …

20/20 Visions: Marika Hackman

Marika Hackman plays guitar, makes tenebrous folk tunes from the most Luddite of instruments, and fronts the occasional Burberry campaign. Her sprightly outlook shuns any beard-n-flannel typecasting. “Many different artists and genres from the past have inspired me, but it’s exciting to see fresh …

DIY Holi-Inspired Posters

As of Wednesday, March 20, it is officially spring, and we couldn’t be more excited about it. Ever since Groundhog Day, we’ve been antsy for more …

DIY Melted Crayon Art for The Whole Family

It’s back to school shopping season and no matter how old I get, I still am thrilled seeing the endless supplies of mechanical pencils, two pack glue …

Cook Out Days: DIY Mustard and Mayo

Announcement: I built a fire pit in my backyard last night (with a lot of help from my boyfriend and my dad—thanks guys!). For me, this marks the …

Breakfast Basics: Perfect Pancakes, Fancy French Toast and Easy Hollandaise

There is nothing like a big breakfast—yum! Except maybe making a big breakfast for weekend guests. Needless to say we make breakfast around here, …

Fun with Fabric Pens

I must confess, I've often passed by the fabric markers in the craft store thinking they were for kiddos. But one day I decided to give them a chance …

Bleach Painting on Textiles D.I.Y.

Today Jill of Lune is going to share the next part of our textile printing series, how to paint with bleach. I love the simplicity of her design and …

Cigar Box Scrapbook

One of my childhood best friends is getting married this weekend! We've been friends since age 9, so I couldn't just give her any old card. I decided …

Elsie's Spring Art Journal

Hi friends! I wanted to share some photos and details about the process behind my spring art journal. This year I am making an effort to start a new …

Our First Year: Instagram Scrapbook

I had so much fun creating this mini scrapbook full of instagram photos from our first year of marriage. This little book would also be great for …

Song Lyrics Scrapbook DIY

I wanted to make a mini scrapbook to document some song lyrics that mean a lot to me. These lyrics are from Jeremy's song "Immovable" that he wrote …

Rain Diary: Art Journal

Today Kara is going to share a beautiful art journal that captures one of the beautiful things about her hometown. Enjoy…<p>I live in a rainy, rainy …

Mini Magazine Notebook DIY

I always keep at least two or three notebooks in my purse. I jot lists on them, keep ideas safe and tear pages out to leave notes for my friends. …

D.I.Y. Photo Guestbook

Hey there, It's Alec. Im a big fan of taking old books and bringing new life to them through multiple uses. So for this case I chose to make a photo …

Love Notes Photo Book

Today is my boyfriend's birthday (the big 27!). As part of his birthday present I made this little love notes photo book for him. I'd like to think …

DIY Recipe Book

Today Kara is going to share a darling recipe book she recently created…I moved into my first apartment earlier this year and I've had a great time …

Vintage Postcard Travel Journal

Today Kara is sharing an easy, fill-in-the-blanks travel journal made from vintage postcards. Enjoy!<p>You see, I love the idea of travel journals, but …

Simple Photo-Covered Journal

Hi friends! We're big fans of carrying journals and notebooks over here. Last fall I made this journal and filled it with ideas within a few months! …

Recipe: Fig & Balsamic Vinegar Ice Cream

| 4 Comments<p>At the end of last week we explained our endless supply of figs from our neighbor's tree producing in the height of the season. As not to …