Missy Garraway Himes

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A new look, and life, for the digital photo frame

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, which is true if you're looking at great picture.<p>Digital photo frames of the past had a reputation for being bulky and hard to operate unless you had the right tools to upload photos to a jump drive. The user would also need to remove the drive and …

He Descended into Hell?

Joseph bought a linen shroud, and taking him down, wrapped him in the linen shroud and laid him in a tomb that had been cut out of the rock. And he …

Quick and Easy Crocheted Blanket Edging Patterns

You don’t need a lot of money, time, or even crochet experience to create a special blanket to give as a gift or to donate to a child in need. These …

Knit Hats with Heart

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and at least in the northern part of the world it’s still pretty cold in the middle of February, so a knit …

20 Striped Blanket Crochet Patterns • Oombawka Design Crochet

Welcome to Free Crochet Pattern Friday!<p>This week’s FCPF (Free Crochet Pattern Friday) Category is: Striped Blankets<p><b>Share this post with your …

Yarn Ball Wreath {tutorial}

I was talking to my daughter this morning and she was telling me that she would really like a yarn ball wreath for her front door with different …

101 Days of Christmas: Paper Star Ornaments

I saw this project in Family Fun over the summer with big stars for 4th of the July, and I knew small versions of these paper stars would be perfect …

Crafting

DIY Faux Curled Rosewood Wreath {Made From Rolled Recycled Book Pages}

I have seen various versions of Faux Rosewood Wreaths in just about every store and catalog for the upcoming season; most with a price tag running …

Knitting Marathoner Hits New Personal Best in NYC

I’ve written before about David Babcock, the knitting marathoner who holds the Guinness Book of World Records title for the longest scarf knit while …

Recipe: Bloomin’ Baked Caramel Apples

Rejoice in the bounty of farmers’ market apple season with this recipe for gooey, sweet, and juicy bloomin’ baked caramel apples from Tonia at The Gunny Sack!<p>Um, is it dessert o’clock yet?<p>Whip up some apple-related magic tonight! Click here to get the recipe.

Dessert

Free PDF Patterns for Star Wars Snowflakes

I love this idea for making Star Wars themed Snowflakes for the geek in your life (or for yourself!).<p>The PDF patterns are free to download and artist …

#DisneyKids: Funniest Disney Parks Roundtable Outtakes

In recent months, we have shared #DisneyKids videos in which our resident kid-at-heart Gary Buchanan interviews preschoolers about their experiences …

Knit Along with Kaffe Fassett

Rowan is getting set to launch its second mystery knitalong project on Oct. 1, and this time the designer behind the fun is color master Kaffe …

Stick Bombs (Exploding Kinetic Art)

The term “stick bomb” is used to describe a broad category of kinetic art. A stick bomb can be almost anything that is constructed from flat sticks that are woven together and held under pressure. When a key stick is removed, the entire structure flies apart. Designs range from simple, single-cell …

World Records

Molten Lava Cakes...a Gluten FREE and Gluten FULL version | Make It and Love It

<i>This post was written by my foodie sister Robin, who is now sharing all of her favorite recipes and kitchen tips regularly on the new “Make It and</i> …

Gluten Free Popovers (so good...you won't know they're gluten free!) | Make It and Love It

<i>This post was written by my foodie sister Robin, who is now sharing all of her favorite recipes and kitchen tips regularly on the new “Make It and</i> …

Decorated Fabric

Shares 0<p>Design your own beautiful, colorful fabric using Sharpies! This is so easy to do and produces stunning results.<p>Shares 0<p>Get the instructions …

Crafting

DIY: KOOB (The Best Lawn Game. Ever.)

Every once in a while, you discover one of those things that changes how you have fun. That’s probably about to happen for you.<p>This is one of those …

Simple Tree Art Tutorial | The Postman's Knock

I am writing to you from Kansas this weekend, where we’ve come to stay the weekend with my family. Being in {rural} Kansas is a nice respite for us …

Tour San Francisco with Caroline from Perfect 10 SF

<i>We asked blogger Caroline of Perfect 10 SF to give us a local’s tour of San Francisco, and dish on where to eat, stay, and play.</i><p>San Francisco is the most amazing city ever. Trust me — I was born and raised here and my love for the 415 grows exponentially. Not a day goes by that I don’t think about …

7 Simple DIY Photography Tips and Tricks Using Only Household Items

The team over at COOPH today shared an insightful video that describes 7 DIY photography tips that use nothing more than items you have lying around …

Make DIY Nautical Knot Bracelets

Bring a little seafaring flair to your style with these bright, bold bracelets. Inspired by Simone’s sailor’s knot bracelet tutorial, I decided to reimagine this nautical classic. The project itself is very approachable, so even if you’re not an experienced knotter, you’ll be able to cruise through …

The Subway

T-Shirt to Tank: A Tutorial by Jen from Upcycled Education - crafterhours

This is one of my favorite t-shirt refashions of all time. For a number of reasons.<p>First, let me tell you that this t-shirt to tank refashion wasn’t …

How to Clean your Washing Machine

So let me start with a little story about our washing machine…. about 6 months after we got our new front loader, I began to notice a not so nice …

Linen Stitch Scarf

Finished, and fabulous! This scarf is perfectly me—hippie-ish but also a little bit tweedy. It’s wild, but only when you really look at it up close. …

Why We Chose to Opt Out

Thousands of children in our state are headed into schools today to take standardized tests mandated by the federal government under No Child Left Behind. Our fourth grade son won't be one of them.<p>Opting your children out of standardized tests is a very personal decision, and one that has been far …

Education