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Make Your Own Un-Paper Towel

Concerning disposable vs reusable: You can easily decrease or even elimitate your use of paper towel and therefore your shopping bill and carbon footprint! In a previous post I outlined the journey my family took from paper towel to UN-paper towel (that means cloth!)…

Crafting Home Decor In the Kitchen Sewing

Doing Away with Throwaway!

Concerning Garbage: A while back, while browsing a dollar store (I love dollar stores!!!), I came across pretty little washcloths.  They had four different colours, and each colour came in two different patterns.  Having never bought washcloths before and therefore not knowing what the…

How to patch a hole in your jeans.
Crafting Sewing

How to Patch Your Favourite Jeans

Concerning Jean Repair: Have you ever experienced the agony of discovering a hole in your favourite jeans?  And watching it slowly grow over time until it gets to the point where you know the end is nigh?  Isn’t that sad? Well, I experienced this sadness…

Crafting Sewing

How to Make a Customized Clothing Patch

Concerning Hole Repair: It’s always our favourite pants that get a hole in them, isn’t it?  Ok, maybe I shouldn’t be so surprised since those are the ones that are worn the most.  Obviously.  My point is that it sucks when it happens. Know…

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Being a Mom Cloth Diapers Crafting

Easy Diaper Insert

Concerning Baby Supplies; Cloth Diaper Inserts: Recently Hubby and I have found that the standard microfibre inserts that came with our Piddly-Winx diapers don’t seem to have the capacity to keep up with Doll. Of course, the issue is not helped by the fact…

Being a Mom Crafting

Rag Burp Cloth

Concerning Baby Supplies; Burp Cloths: Before I found out I was pregnant with our second, I cut up almost all of Doll’s burp cloths to use in my sewing projects.  I barely used them anyway.  But I have read some mommy testimonials about just…

Crafting Life Among the Rockies

Stay Warm, People.

Concerning Keeping Warm: Staying warm whilst going about your daily life can be a challenge during the winter months (I am so NOT talking to you, warm and tropical paradise-dwellers).  It certainly NOT just a simple matter of dressing warm enough.  Why not?  Why,…

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