What You Should Know Before You Stencil-Paint A Mug

What You Should Know Before You Stencil-Paint A Mug

This week I want to talk about a complete crafting fail I had trying to stencil-paint a mug. My hope in sharing this is that you can avoid some of the same pitfalls. Stencil-painting a mug seems easy enough to

How To Make Reusable Makeup Wipes

How To Make Reusable Makeup Wipes

Making these eco-friendly, reusable makeup wipes is a great way to learn to knit or to use-up leftover yarn. If you know how to knit, then you might already be riffling through your stash in search of every last piece

Beeswax Wraps: Easy DIY For Eco-Friendly Living

Beeswax Wraps: Easy DIY For Eco-Friendly Living

There are so many benefits of beeswax wraps that I don’t even know where to start. They reduce waste, are non-toxic (no plastics or metals leeching into your food), and they actually keep food fresher than plastic wrap or tin

Upcycle a Travel Cutlery Holder From an Old Shopping Bag

Upcycle a Travel Cutlery Holder From an Old Shopping Bag

If you love festivals and food trucks as much as I do, making a travel cutlery holder to bring your own cutlery is a great way to reduce your environmental impact. Upcycling one from a worn-out waterproof shopping bag is

Fabulous Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Fabulous Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

It’s Brussels sprouts season! Woot-woot! While, this news would not have made ten-year-old me do a happy dance, adult me knows that Brussels sprouts are actually delicious. It’s all in the cooking. Roasted Brussels sprouts are a little sweet, a

Make An Upcycled Wine Cork Trivet

Make An Upcycled Wine Cork Trivet

Are you ready to start crafting again after all of the holiday chaos? Don’t worry if you’re still feeling a little worn-out because making an upcycled wine cork trivet (or three) is the perfect way to reboot. They’re quick, easy,

How To Be Happy And Creative This Year

How To Be Happy And Creative This Year

This year, instead of making one of the typical New Years resolutions that most of us abandon within days or weeks, why not try something new? Make a Frustrations List and resolve to fix some of the items on it.