It's so simple, you’ll probably be wondering why you never thought of it yourself.
iron-on letters
Because Reclaim is the fourth R in green décor.

Feb 18, 2014 at 6:00pm | 85 comments

arm knitting
I am the world’s worst crafter, but even I was able to arm knit a scarf.

Feb 17, 2014 at 3:00pm | 67 comments

I longed for the opportunity to quit my career as an architect and start my own business crafting pretty things with my hands.
A few tips and tricks I've learned along my ginger path.
What questions do you have about cooking or buying or preparing or hosting or going to Thanksgiving or how to set a table, or serve or wear? Ask away, because that’s what I’ll be answering over the next few weeks.
maker faire
These are the four things I couldn't wait to tell you about when I got home from two different Mini Maker Faires.
During the course of all my temping, I began to notice something peculiar and alarming. As the warm weather turned cooler, and cold and flu season got into full swing, people around me were coming into work sick.

Oct 6, 2013 at 12:00pm | 117 comments

clean hair
I realize there are plenty of times that you’d be more than happy to go to the salon and leave the work to somebody else, but it requires more bank than you have to spend. There are ways to meet in the middle.
moving in
David is a bit apprehensive (read: terrified) about projects that involve color and design. Science is his realm, and for a long time, the concept of color theory was about as legitimate to him as unicorns and leprechauns.

Aug 21, 2013 at 5:00pm | 50 comments

I was initially all, “Ugh, just leave the donut alone guys,” because you can’t improve what is already perfect. But then I became intrigued.
Pasties are like unicorns. Everyone knows what they are, but few have actually seen them in real life, and even fewer have actually experienced them.

Jul 28, 2013 at 12:00pm | 41 comments

Do you ever think about your toilet? Do you even like it? Whittling things down to essentials, it turns out a toilet is pretty much house MVP.

Jun 20, 2013 at 5:00pm | 55 comments

A cornice is another one of those things that seems FOR REAL boring. When things are boring, it’s hard to spend money on them, like laundry detergent or floss. But you have to because dirty clothes and rotten teeth.

Jun 12, 2013 at 5:00pm | 79 comments

Maybe you think condiments pedestrian? THAT’S A MISTAKE. I am going to show you how to make CURRY KETCHUP and a SWEET AND SPICY MUSTARD so everyone get excited!

Jun 11, 2013 at 12:30pm | 72 comments

Including a cold-brew how-to, better hipster ketchup, documentary madness, drugstore lipstick I love and nerdy art-making. AND SO MUCH MORE.
I was single and sick of it when I asked a friend's Wiccan mom-in-law to do a love ritual for me. No one was more surprised than me when I met someone a couple weeks later.

May 23, 2013 at 3:30pm | 44 comments