Tutorial


Dec

07

2013
tutorial: tiny book ornament

tutorial: tiny book ornament

Remember how I told you we made paper ornaments at the Harvest Festival a couple months ago? Remember how I made that great little video tutorial of how to make the Paper Ball Ornament? Well. Get excited. We...

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Nov

21

2013
the paper ball ornament

the paper ball ornament

If you’ve been hanging around this blog for a while, you may remember The Paper Ball Ornament Tutorial from two years ago. It is still one of my most popular blog posts. So, if you don’t know what...

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Apr

16

2012
recipe: chocolate cake

recipe: chocolate cake

This is the cake I made for the recent birthday celebration. It’s my go-to chocolate cake recipe. It is so delicious I am now a cake snob. Boxed cake mixes just don’t cut it. Auntie Liz’s Chocolate Cake...

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Feb

21

2012
dressed up oatmeal (aka granola)

dressed up oatmeal (aka granola)

My family loves oatmeal. And therefore, they also love granola. Here are my favorite recipes for homemade granola and granola bars. Homemade Granola I got this recipe from my friend Laurel (Hi, Laurel!). It’s awesome. And the great...

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Nov

15

2011
tutorial: paper ball ornament

tutorial: paper ball ornament

A newly acquired friend, Sara of Craft Snob, asked me to participate in her Ornament Parade. This is the tutorial I shared over there. This paper ball ornament is quick and easy. You can make enough of these...

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Nov

17

2009
tutorial tuesday: christmas letters

tutorial tuesday: christmas letters

Jes is back (she taught us why we should do this and how we can do this) with great tips for you as you write your Christmas letter this year. I usually get Jessie to write mine for...

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Oct

27

2009
tutorial tuesday: write in your journal

tutorial tuesday: write in your journal

Jessie is back! Hooray! A couple weeks ago she gave us some tips on choosing a journal and today she’s picking up right where she left off. Now that you have a journal, you should write in it....

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Oct

13

2009
keeping a journal: where to start

keeping a journal: where to start

It’s Tuesday again already?  Guest posting our tutorial today is my sister, Jessie. [Writing this is really intimidating because she is my editor – she rewrites everything I write so it actually makes sense. But this time she’s...

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Sep

29

2009
pamphlet stitch tutorial

pamphlet stitch tutorial

Ready for a new project? This tutorial is for a 4″ by 6″ pocket pamphlet with four pages. Named ‘pocket’ because it’s small enough to fit in your pocket or purse, not because it has pockets. Named pamphlet...

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