Pam Simpson

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awwww-cute: “A Cute Heilan Coo (Source: http://ift.tt/1PkrXKP) ”

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tiny-creatures: “ Bluebirds in the snow by Cheryl Rose ”

Summary: A Popular Snowbird RV Route Florida to Upstate NY, Canada and New Egland

<b>Snowbird RV Trails</b> <b><br>July 7 – July 15, 2015 – 7 Days & 6 Campgrounds</b><br>Start: Tampa, Florida<br>1.*Walkabout Camp & RV Park – Woodbine, Georgia – $17.60 – …

The epic North American road trip you should take before you die

True adventurers go as far as humanly possible and "do America" from corner to corner—Alaska included, requiring a very (very very) long leg through Canada.<p>If you're feeling the pull of the open road, here's how you take advantage of the lowest gas prices in five years and kick asphalt from …

Hiking

Tips for Cleaning and Taking Care of Paintbrushes

Prepare your favorite paintbrushes for a new year—and keep them in good working order for many projects to come—with this helpful guide to cleaning and caring for your paintbrushes from Agus Yornet!<p>Don’t toss nice brushes in the trash just because they’re dirty or puffy. Give them a good scrub and …

Cleaning

Knitting Tips: 7 Times You Should Use a Lifeline

Whether you’re an experienced knitter or a beginner just learning the ropes, lifelines—scrap pieces of yarn periodically slipped through every stitch in a row of your project, allowing you to safely rip back your work to that point without dropping any stitches—can be a complete sanity savers, …

Cozy Knitting: Snow Day Slippers

Thick and cozy knitted or crocheted slippers are one of my favorite parts of winter—they always seem to make me smile, even when the wind howls and the temperatures plummet. And, if you ask me, warm feet are definitely closely related to happy hearts!<p>Feeling the love? You’ll definitely want to …

Winter Basics: Simple Wool Blankets

When it comes to sewing projects, sometimes simple is better. This is especially true when your project showcases materials that are so gorgeous and high-quality on their own that they really don’t need any extra dazzle to make them stand out.<p>Case in point: These simple yet luxurious wool blankets …

Guinness Extra Stout Brownie Recipe

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to start getting into the Irish spirit. This recipe will get you on your way, and doesn’t include any green food dye!<p>If you enjoy a good pint of Guinness, then you’re a good candidate to gobble up these delicious brownies. The recipe calls …

Alcohol

Knit It: Outlander-Inspired Chevron Shawl

Are you geeking out over <i>Outlander</i>-inspired knitting? You’ll love this simple and cozy chevron shawl that’s based on knitwear from the show!<p>[<i>Outlander</i> Photo source]<p>The knitwear [seen in <i>Outlander</i>], which is largely comprised of wrist warmers, cowls and shawls is gorgeous, and it’s nice to see quality …

Knitting

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 …

Knitting

DIY Fashion: Infinity Travel Scarf

Keep cozy while traveling light with this versatile DIY infinity travel scarf that does triple duty as a scarf, shawl, and blanket!<p>Luggage stresses me out, so I’m always on the lookout for items that can help make my bag a little bit lighter. And, I have to say, this awesome infinity traveling …

Chinese Fried Rice Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Heat 1 tbsp oil in wok; add chopped onions and stir-fry until onions turn a nice brown color, about 8-10 minutes; remove from wok.<p>Allow wok to cool …

Stephen King’s Top 20 Rules for Writers

In one of my favorite Stephen King interviews, for <i>The Atlantic</i>, he talks at length about the vital importance of a good opening line. “There are all …

Salted Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies don’t need to be dressed up to be delicious, especially when they are still slightly warm from the oven and the chocolate is …

13 Motivational Quotes For All You Procrastinators

You meant to start that big project today. Really, you did. But somehow between your Twitter feed and that impromptu Netflix marathon, today rolled by and you're no closer to your goals.<p>Procrastination happens to everybody. Sometimes, you just need that little kick in the butt -- and sometimes, …

Craft Tip: Organizing Embroidery Floss

Win the battle against the craft room floss knot monster once and for all! Transform that tangle into a usable collection of stitching supplies that’re always at the ready with this handy—and delightfully inexpensive—tip for organizing embroidery floss with clothes pins from Mrs. Jones!

DIY in the New Year: Knitting Basics

If learning to knit is on your to-do list for 2015, this fully illustrated knitting basics post from Max on Design Sponge is definitely a good place to start.<p>In Max’s helpful guide, you’ll learn everything you need to know to get started—making a slip knot, casting on, working a knit stitch, and …

Knitting Tips: Knitting Neat Underarms on Sleeves

If you’ve ever been frustrated by the wonky gaps and holes that sometimes occur as you’re picking up stitches when knitting sleeves, you’ll definitely want to check out this helpful guide for knitting neat underarms from Georgie at Tikki!<p>If your sweaters—or sock heels, jackets, and cardigans—are …

26 Things Every Person Should Do For Themselves At Least Once A Year

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1r8Rud4<p><b>1.</b> Buy yourself a good pair of shoes. A <i>really good</i> pair of shoes. A <i>could walk around the</i> …

11 easy Thanksgiving cocktail recipes that are delicious and beautiful

Hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year? Warm up your family and friends with a seasonally inspired cocktail. We've selected some of the best boozy recipes from Pinterest that have been shared over and over again, with seasonal flavors like pumpkin, cranberry, cinnamon and apple. These drinks are …

Cocktails

DIY Tennis Ball Holder

Having trouble keeping track of your stuff? Let this fuzzy fella keep a googly eye on it for you with this quirky DIY tennis ball holder from wikiHow. Made from nothing but a tennis ball, a suction cup, and a pair of googly eyes, this is a quick and easy way to get organized. It’s also a perfect …

Too beautiful to be real? 16 surreal landscapes found on Earth

These bizarre locations may seem like a series of elaborate movie sets, but they are real destinations that you might want to see for yourself.<p><b>The</b> …

Yellowstone National Park

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50 Inspiring Motivational Quotes to Increase Your Confidence

Sometimes a quick boost of self-confidence can be found in a few simple words of wisdom.<p>While some people seem naturally confident (and some people are remarkably confident in a very good way), most of us are not.<p>And that's okay, because self-confidence can be developed. <i>Anyone</i> can be more confident.<p>…

Suitcase Side Table...(The perfect place to store knitting)!

You probably already know, I have a love for all things vintage...With that being said; one of my very favorites (for now, at least)... is the …

DIY Lemonade Lip Balm

Happy Summer! Warm days and soaring temperatures always put me in the mood for lemonade. For a little end of the year gift for my sons’ teachers I …

The Almost Lost Washcloth Pattern

On my last visit, my Mom in law gave me a most welcome gift: a generous stack of hand-knit washcloths! Not only were they plentiful, they were lofty …

10 Cakes for Anytime

It is the opinion of this website that we do not get enough cake in our lives. Cake should not be relegated to wedding parties or birthday festivities or the end to a celebratory meal. Because cake, when given the opportunity, is here to make your life better.<p>Did you lose your keys and stub your …

Salty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

24 Servings<p>Finishing your chocolate chunk cookies cookies with a flaky salt like Maldon brings out the chocolate flavor and tempers the sweetness, creating the ultimate sweet and salty snack. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups …