Category Archives: DIY/ Crafts

Kids’ corner: Paper whales

So this time I have a little project you can make with you kids. We ended up making whales just out of blue and white paper. So this is what I needed: And then it was just time to cut,glue … Continue reading

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Folder update

I have quite a lot of papers for crafts in the girls room and I’ve been working on clearing the shelves a bit. I had bought a couple of magazine files from Ikea that were just made out of white … Continue reading

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Best ways to use rhubarb

There are two ways to use rhubarb at least. The first way is to eat it but also when you want to give a useful bouquet. We were going to visit out dear friend and I had nothing to bring … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Make your own business cards

I attended a small fair last weekend in the country side to sell some of my jewelry. I tend to think a lot about how I display them and what else do I need then just a table, exchange money … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Key chain

My key chain broke so I decided to make a new one. It was so fun to make so I must share it with everyone. I created the key chain using old wooden beads that I have a ton lying … Continue reading

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It definitely required some bling

I had bought a sweatshirt which had these cute little diamond attached to it. So the day came when I had to wash it and after the washing machine was done all the diamonds had fallen off. I was actually … Continue reading

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Learning shapes

A nice way to add a bit of secret learning to a fun craft session with the kids is this: I gave my daughters some scissors and colorful papers where I had drawn different shapes and let them cut them … Continue reading

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Fairies are home

I had a string of little lights which I hadn’t used since I actually did not like the color of the lights. They are a little too orange like for my taste around Christmas and there for I don’t seem to find … Continue reading

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Dress = bag

My eldest daughter has found the world of sewing and she asked me if I could find a bag for her that she could use to carry all her sewing materials. One evening I was going through their clothes and … Continue reading

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Hot air balloon lamp tutorial

So I finally got it done. The hot air balloon lamp tutorial. I really hope this helps some of you out but as a caution remember that I am not a electrician and the way I hang the lamp might … Continue reading

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