Category Archives: Craftiness


Every year since I can remember, my family has gotten together and made Ukrainian Easter eggs, or Psanky (I have seen it spelled several ways).  It works along the same lines as doing batik, where you apply beeswax where you … Continue reading

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The Life and Times of Zach Morris, Futon.

Born in the early nineties, Zach Morris was blessed with a trendy pattern, and named after a popular nineties tv character. He spent his early life in various dorm rooms, and his trendy pattern only added to his allure.  However, … Continue reading

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Weekend project!

Spent the weekend with Monkey making this monster (sorry for the amateur photo!) It is a case for my Nook!  Now I can just grab-and-go!  It was a really fun project and can be done in a day with a … Continue reading

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Snowbank 1, Me 0

A tussle with a snowbank last week paired with carrying boxes of wiring three blocks to the library has left me on muscle relaxants and anti-inflammatories. On the plus side, I haven’t slept this much in forever, and I’ve had … Continue reading

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Reading and knitting in the new year!

I’ve been thinking about New Year’s resolutions.  I have never put much credit in them, since everyone I know has set completely unrealistic goals for themselves in areas that they won’t really enjoy anyway, but along with this postaweek thing, … Continue reading

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