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FREE Skeleton Blankie Buddy Pattern from Felt With Love

Alicia of “Felt With Love” Designs with her husband, Patrick, and she writes about all of their crafty and artistic endeavors. Patrick is the artist …

Kid Craft: Autumn Leaf Lanterns

Cooler weather means Mother Nature is getting all dressed up in her finest colors! Celebrate the beauty of the season with your little ones with this fun kid-friendly autumn leaf lantern tutorial from Red Ted Art!<p>Have the leaves started to change in your neighborhood? Click here to get to your …

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You Need To Know This Science Of Learning Languages To Perfectly Master A Foreign Language

Picking up a new language is not really that easy, but knowing more about the science of learning languages may help you speed up the learning …

Language Learning

Kids' Paper Crafts

Kids will love creating origami bunnies, dogs, and bears out of paper napkins.

Crafting

26 Pillow Projects That are Cozy, Comfortable, and Easy to Make

There are three easy ways to customize a throw pillow, and all you need is a tapestry needle and yarn. Buy a few affordable wide-weave cushions and trick them out simply by working yarn right into the weave with a tapestry needle, making bows, stripes, or tassels.

Crafting

Rain Chains Ideas

Did you know what rain chains are? I didn’t. Till I read this post and realized that not only do these look good, they are super functional way to …

How-To: Mason Jar Beehives

Looking for a good backyard buzz? Create new beehives conveniently located within mason jars with this ingenious tutorial by Instructables member Zevion.<p>If you live in a suburban area, you may think that starting a beehive cannot be done. However a common suburban backyard can be a perfect place …

Crafting

Plans for world's highest rollercoaster unveiled

New rollercoaster ride in Orlando will reach a height of 50 storeys, and will be more than 100-feet taller than current record holder<p>Orlando has unveiled a US$200million (£119m) rollercoaster project that will dwarf anything previously seen in the theme park capital of the world – and claim the …

Tutorial: Striped snake sock softie

Craft Foxes shares a tutorial from Brenna Maloney showing how you can make a loveable snake softie out of a striped knee sock. It’s a fun project to …

Summer Project -- Make Giant Bubbles!

When we were walking through New York’s Central Park a couple weeks ago, we came upon a man making giant bubbles. Ella was mesmerized. She thought it …

Blueberry Breakfast Shake

Breakfast shakes like these quick and easy smoothies made with blueberries and yogurt are a healthy way to start the day.

Breakfast

The Scuttlebutt: A Sandwich to End All Sandwiches

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: The sandwich to end all other sandwiches -- and why you should serve it at your next party.</i><p>Moving from one neighborhood to another is like a breakup, an amputation, …

Recipes

How-To: Fabric Bead Bracelets

This fun fabric bead bracelet tutorial from Stephanie at Henry Happened turns pretty fabric scraps into a kid-friendly activity that’s perfect for a weekend project or a rainy afternoon.<p>These bracelets would make a great handmade gift idea for kids and adults alike!<p>Ready to bust some fabric stash? …

Lake Michigan Fog Is The Most Impressive Fog You've Ever Seen (VIDEO)

Andrew Ballard and his father were fishing at Platte Bay, Lake Michigan, when they noticed some clouds in the distance. As the Ballards watched, the …

cute little furry things

I have a thing for Humf – the cutest little ‘furry thing’ cartoon series on Nick JR. It’s one of the few cartoons I will sit with Molly and watch. …

Anthropologie Knockoff Week

Five amazing blogs are providing us with an amazing week of Anthro knock offs! There are so many projects I could share, but instead I suggest you head on over to the Pinterest page and check out all the projects on offer! I did want to show you my favourite which is from Life In Velvet which is inspired by the gorgeous charm hair ties from Anthropologie. You can see the tutorial for them here!

DIY Bug House

Not sure why you would want to, except perhaps as a science project or a lazy afternoon kids project?<p>But here is a tutorial for how to make your own …

Crafting

Tutorial: Pleated bed skirt

Ashley from Make It and Love It shares a tutorial showing how you can make your own pleated bed skirt. She created the one you see here after being …

Sewing

Heart lace t-shirt Tutorial (Mom’s Day easy)

Create this stylish t-shirt “Heart lace t-shirt Tutorial” for yourself or someone you love like mom. All it takes is a little lace and a lot of …

Clothing

A Client, Her Decorator, Nine Homes (and a Funeral)

When Frances Cheney met George Stacey, it launched a beautiful lifelong partnership. Browse photos of Cheney's homes.<p><i>Left: Designer George Stacey in the 1960s. His A-list clientele included the Astors, Paleys, and Warburgs (Photo credit: William Pippin, courtesy of the late Albert Hadley). Right:</i> …

Knit Nests Needed for Baby Birds

This sounds like one of those knitting sweaters for penguins things, but apparently it’s actually true that a wildlife refuge in San Rafael is …

Felt Circle Pillow Tutorial

Amy of “Diary of a Quilter” is a wife and mother and quilter. I love the way she presents her tutorial; “Felt Circle Pillow” it is clear and concise. …

Tutorial: 15″ doll sundress

Amy from Peek A Boo Pattern Shop shows how you can make a sundress for a 15″ doll. It has a straight cut bodice, a gathered skirt, and ribbons for …

Some more tricks to make Spring Cleaning easier

If you haven’t had enough spring cleaning tips, here are some more via Buzzfeed.<p>Spring cleaning, now that Spring is actually almost over, can be both …

DIY

8 Ways to Upcycle T-shirts

Now that warmer weather has arrived, it’s time to pull all those t-shirts out from the back of your closet and put them front and center. There are …

How-To: Fifteen Minute Skirt

If you need a skirt in a hurry, and you’ve got a little extra fabric and elastic on hand, then you might as well go ahead and whip one up with this quick and easy tutorial shared by Tumblr user No Synonym for a Synonym.

Beaded French Hair Barrette

Make these pretty hair barrettes for and/or with your daughter. A great project for back to school as well.<p>Get the instructions for ––> Beaded French …

Hair

Tutorial: Body pillow made from two pillow shams

Lisa from Mabey She Made It is over at While He Was Napping today with a tutorial showing how to make a body pillow out of two smaller pillow shams. …

Sewing

Tour de France 2014, stage 1 and 2 in Yorkshire: where to watch it

Normally, high up in the Yorkshire countryside, birdsong and the wind are all that assail your ears. You can walk for miles, see nobody and hear nothing. But that was before the Tour de France came along.<p>In July, the world’s largest annual sporting event pitches up in God’s Own County, which hosts …