Elaine Freedman

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DIY: Dried Vegetables, Colonial Style

An autumn tradition in my family, our annual walk on the “Battlefield Road” retraces the footsteps of Paul Revere from Lexington to Concord. Here, in …

How-To: Fall Burlap Table Runner

Get crafty while you’re waiting for the pies to bake: whip up a last-minute fall burlap table runner with this simple tutorial from Dream Book Design!<p>Ready to get started? Head over to Dream Book Design to see the full how-to.

Publication Design

DIY Winter Candles

Anna-Rosa of My Lifebox wanted to decorate her home for winter so she came up with this clever DIY Winter Candles project.<p>I don’t know about you but when I think about winter two things definitely come in mind..woolen knits and snuggling down in front of a fire place. Ok, of course I cannot show …

Candles

How-To: Housewarming Gift Jars

Know someone who’s getting ready to move? Make the job a little bit easier with this helpful housewarming gift jar idea from Camille at Be What We Love!<p>So smart!<p>Head over to Be What We Love to see what Camille put in hers.

DIY Life Hacks That Make Your Life Easier

Any type of trick, shortcut or method used to increase efficiency and productivity in everyday life in a clever way is referred to as a life hack. …

South Florida Bars and Restaurants Recycle Liquor Bottles to Make Brandles Candles

At least for local entrepreneur Bryan Turner - owner and founder of Brandles. For him, all those empty bottles from last night's party are more than …

DIY Lavender Room Spray

Last year, when I was working as a flight attendant, one of my favourite things about our hotel in Brussels, was that they put little tiny bottles of …

DIY: An Easy Way to Grow Celery from Its Root

Only recently have I begun to appreciate the celery stalk—adding it to soups and grinding it down into a salt—as my new kitchen secret for adding …

Celery

DIY: Modern Mothballs (No Chemicals Included)

Summertime shouldn’t be synonymous with the pungent smell of mothballs, but for anyone lucky enough to have a summer house, it too often is. People …

Slave descendants seek equal rights from Cherokee Nation

A new lawsuit challenges the exclusion of African-descended Cherokees from tribal benefits<p>On an oppressively hot evening last May, David Cornsilk addressed a room of so-called “black Indians” at Gilcrease Hills Baptist Church in northwest Tulsa. He wore a leather-braided bolo tie clasped by an …