Jewelry Making Books for Beginners

Jewelry making is an amazing craft to learn! If you want to DIY your own handmade jewerly, these books for beginners are a perfect inexpensive way to learn!

Books and kits are both a wonderful way to teach yourself how to make jewelry. These jewelry making books for beginners offer the basic techniques you’ll need to get started. As a bonus, I’m throwing in some links to KITS…

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DIY Flexible Rulers

Make these bright and pretty DIY flexible rulers - a simple back to school craft for tweens and teens!

The new school year is just around the corner, and these DIY flexible rulers are a wonderful way to celebrate!     To tell you the truth, I have no idea how functional these are, or how happy a teacher…

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Decorate a Diaper Genie

Check out this amazing, simple tutorial to decorate a diaper genie! Such a genius idea for DIY nursery decor that is also functional, and an easy, doable craft for moms and new baby.

Looking for a fun way to decorate a diaper genie? When I got mine, I decided that it’s a shame to let the sleek, white design go to waste. It’s like a clean palette, waiting to be matched up to…

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Guide to Beads for beginners

Your full guide to buying beads for jewelry making crafts and DIY projects! This is geared toward helping beginners understand various bead shapes, materials, and types.

As a follow up to my jewelry making supplies for beginners, I have created this guide to beads for beginners, so that you can navigate that complicated world. (Disclaimer: this post contains affiliate links)     Beads come in a…

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The Best Potato Kugel Recipe

I'm warning you: this is the best potato kugel recipe ever! It's a delicious traditional Jewish side dish that sneaks in some veggies.

So, how can I possibly claim to have the best potato kugel recipe?  Read on if you want to know! (Note: this post contains affiliate links.)     Potato Kugel is a traditional Eastern European Jewish food, and is very…

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Super easy Minion puppets craft

How ADORABLE are these DIY minion puppets crafts? I think they are precious - and so easy to make! They are a perfect, easy party craft for kids!

Don’t you just love how these Minion puppets have only the most basic outlines?     When it comes to character crafts, I like hinting at the personality, and not necessarily outlining every detail. That not only makes it more…

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How to back up your blog

Do yourself a favor and go do this right now! How to backup your blog easily - and restore it too. One of the most important blogging tips you'll ever need.

In light of recent events, I decided to create this tutorial on how to back up your blog using FireFTP, a free Mozilla add-on.      I figured, I’ll be explaining to many people how I did this, when I…

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