Casey Buttons

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Printable Mad Libs Valentines

If being super thoughtful and picking out the perfect card is not quite your forte, well consider this your lucky day. Caroline from Made Vibrant has got you covered with this totally rad printable mad libs valentine!<p>All you need is access to a color printer, a pen, scissors and glue. She’s even …


Why Do We Love To Look At Homes?

Do you like looking at pictures of houses? ME TOO. But…why? When we look at pictures of other people’s homes, what exactly are we looking for? Eye …

Jamie ‘Mr X Stitch’ Chalmers’ TEDxTalk

For anyone who’s been on the fence about the value of cross-stitchery in the modern world, go ahead and take a look at this amusingly insightful talk that the infamous Jamie ‘Mr X Stitch’ Chalmers recently gave at a TEDxBedford event back in November 2014 called “Why X Stitch is important.” And for …

'We Rarely Make Love'

I cannot tell you how often couples complain to me that they rarely make love. These are generally people who love each other, who enjoy being together and often have fun with each other. Yet they don't have sex. Why does this happen so often?<p>Sexual arousal, especially for most women, comes from …

Mapped: The beaches where Lego washes up

<b>The story of millions of Lego pieces washing up on beaches attracted huge interest when first told by the Magazine. The list of places where the toys have been spotted is still growing.</b><p>Beachcomber Tracey Williams has been picking up Lego along the Cornish coastline ever since a container spill …

The Fuzzy Math of Marriage

Here is the one thing I can tell you that I know about marriage for certain: It is rarely, if ever, truly fair.<p>And trying to make it fair is just going to make it fail.<p>This is something I have known from being married 15 years now, albeit those are a combination of years from two different …

DIY Heart Clasp Wire Wrapped Bangle Bracelet

I love it when a project comes together just how I want it to. I’m so excited to share this one with you today – as I was doing some wire wrapping …

DIY Colorful Paper Flowers

Whether you need a little gift for a special someone or just want to brighten up your abode, this DIY paper flowers tutorial by Julie Pinzur of Zipper Teeth is a wonderful way to customize your own fantastic foliage!


DIY Crocheted Boot Slippers

Tired of tiptoeing across frigid floors? Keep your tootsies cozy all winter long with a pair these intrepid boot slippers from a crochet pattern by Patricia of Pops de Milk.

Artist Designs DIY Paper Templates for Adorable 3D Geometric Animals

Germany-based artist Wolfram Kampffmeyer, aka Paperwolf, builds beautiful geometric animal designs that are constructed completely out of paper. The artist studied computer animation in school and eventually realized that, although he enjoys creating virtual 3D models, he much prefers building them …


23 Unexpected Ways To Transform An Unused Closet

No cranny left behind.

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DIY Spoon Ring

This is honestly one of the most emotional DIY projects that I’ve ever shared here on the blog. I know that seems kind of strange, so I’ll explain – …

curd is the word

Hear ye, hear ye! Cheap-arse-yet-crafty-gifters and lovers-of-fruity-spreads alike! This Little Street has whipped up recipes for three different …


raw bounty slice

The weird thing is, sometimes raw foods are the ones that make our rumbly tummies roar the most. Not so much your carrot and celery sticks - although …


Tutorial: Clever Bookmarks

I realize this witchy feet bookmark might work better for Halloween but if you need a Christmas version… Santa or reindeer feet would be a perfect …

How-To: Sew with Laminated Fabrics

I have always been a bit stand-offish when it comes to sewing laminated fabric, a.k.a oil cloth, a.k.a coated fabric. But this blog post from Melissa Mortenson at Polkadot Chair is chock full of great and easy to follow advice. I know I’ll be trying this out very soon!<p>A Teflon foot is a key …


How-To: Make a Glove Monster

Have you got a lonely glove without a pair? Instead of throwing it out, make one of these adorable monster stuffies! This would make a terrific DIY kit for a budding young sewer. Throw all the required materials into a box, and ta-da, gift complete! The project seen above was created by Linda at …

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How To Integrate Google Calendar With WordPress

Google Calendar has emerged as a powerful tool for managing events on the fly, and integrating with other Google services like Gmail. It has some …

How tiny is too tiny? …An Excerpt from Tiny House Decisions [Book Giveaway Has Ended]

The following is a guest post by Ethan Waldman and an excerpt from the guide <i>Tiny House Decisions</i><i>: Everything I Wish I Knew When I Built My Tiny …

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Tiny House Decisions Guide Book - How to Build Tiny

You’re sold.<p>You’ve taken the journey from tiny house blog reader to future tiny house owner. You know tiny house living is for you.<p>In your mind, …

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Little Vintage Trailer

1954 Shasta 1400 Vintage trailer for sale. 13 ft Canned Ham ready for making memories! Very lightweight 1200 est lbs. Has original birch wood …


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10 Skin Fixes From the Fridge

By Rachel Jacoby Zoldan, <i>SELF</i><p>Forget the beauty aisle -- the secret ingredients for glowing, gorgeous skin live right in your kitchen. Simplify your skincare regimen with these 10 delicious "recipes."<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Follow SELF on Twitter:

Spring Cleaning: Organize Your Spice Drawer with Mason Jars

Is your spice drawer, shelf, or rack getting out of control? Bestow some order—and see exactly what you have on hand—with this handy tutorial for organizing your spice drawer with mason jars that Angie from The Country Chic Cottage shared on Live Craft Love, the Darice blog.