Board Game Study Method

Board Game Study Method

As I’ve mentioned before my oldest has ADHD, and so finding ways for him to absorb information has been difficult. We have struggled more this year than the two years prior, and since he’s only in second grade we had to find a way to learn how to learn and to actually retain the knowledge. … Read More

Surviving Toddlers: Valentine Edition

Always so curious when I point my phone at him! The most important thing to remember when making crafts with toddlers is that they will never do exactly what you want them to do. Prepare for the unexpected. Patience is key! For this activity I gathered colored paper, beads, pom-poms, glue, markers, and some stickers. … Read More

Tips on Buying Handmade

Tips on Buying Handmade

There are some things your friends who are crafty don’t tell you, because they’re too nice to say it to you. Here is some insider information that might help your relationship with crafters, and make your buying experience a little more smooth.   Compensation. There is a reason that people keep their personal and professional lives … Read More

Learning to Dye Wool Top Roving

I have been dying yarn for about four years now, and I mostly dyed cotton yarns because of the ease. With cotton you can literally buy any tie-dye kit, soda ash, and have your yarns turn out amazing. With wool it’s not as easy. I have been researching and learning about it lately. Here’s a … Read More