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A weekend of Applesauce

• A SMITH OF ALL TRADES   1 HOUR AGO
My eyes were definitely bigger than my stomach this weekend. I went to our local market to buy apples for applesauce, and t...

River Dance

• BARBARA NUSS   4 HOURS AGO
 Often I paint plein air with friends and this particular day a bunch of us went to Violette's Lock on the Potomac Riv...

Fun Dog Notecards

• PAPERANDINKIMAGININGS   6 HOURS AGO
I am still trying to refill my card basket, section by section. Here are two more cute dog notecards. Supplies: Stamps ...

A Day of Bell Meditation, Painting, Sensory Pl...

• RENO ARTS DEVELOPMENT LABORATORIES   10:36 PM ON MON OCT 20 2014
Listening closely to notice when we can no longer hear the bell ringing. We begin each day with this ritual. Painting is a...

Hot Dog Roll Ups with Hillshire Farm

• DO-IT-YOURSELF DANIELLE   10:24 PM ON MON OCT 20 2014
Disclosure of Material Connection: This is a “sponsored post.” Hillshire Brands™is compensating me for my participat...

River Blues

• BARBARA NUSS   6:42 AM ON MON OCT 20 2014
 Many times I paint with friends here along the Patuxent River where it runs through Ellicott City, MD.  It is ve...

Ice Dyeing and Upcycling

• DO-IT-YOURSELF DANIELLE   6:00 AM ON MON OCT 20 2014
I've seen a lot of people showing off the ice dyeing so I had to try it. I ordered the kit below from Amazon and got starte...

Ravens Birthday Card

• PAPERANDINKIMAGININGS   4:00 AM ON MON OCT 20 2014
This card started when I found these raven stickers on clearance in Michael’s a few weeks ago. I knew I was going t...

Sewing Tip 11: Take. Your. Time!

•    9:32 PM ON SUN OCT 19 2014
11. Take. Your. Time. Honestly, I have tried to go too fast a lot when sewing, and the finished prodcut just doesn’t ...

Book Love

• RENO ARTS DEVELOPMENT LABORATORIES   9:55 PM ON SAT OCT 18 2014
Reading books is a great way to introduce a topic and offer ideas to build on for the day’s play. It’s a simple...

Accessory Update

•    5:40 PM ON SAT OCT 18 2014
In my mind, styling is one of the hardest parts on interior design! Since I have two large bookshelves with 5 shelves each,...

Entry # 228 - "Crafty Readings for Beginn...

• JAN BOWMAN WRITER   5:05 PM ON SAT OCT 18 2014
Entry # 228 – “Crafty Readings for Beginning Writers”By Jan Bowman Writers who want to grow in their writing do w...

Sunday Postcard Art: "Monster Mash!"

• A LITTLE COLOR EVERY DAY   2:02 PM ON SAT OCT 18 2014
I remember this song well! And there was a dance to go along with it. Here are my monster-y ladies doing their version of i...

Summer Flashback: Expression of the Day

• PLAYS WITH NEEDLES   8:26 PM ON FRI OCT 17 2014
Sour...Brought to you by Katie, Linz and Jack's favorite candy...Warheads.August 2012 -- Jack Pre-Beard...

Collage Obsession: Raven

• A LITTLE COLOR EVERY DAY   6:26 PM ON FRI OCT 17 2014
Silhouette image of raven provided by Collage Obsession; patterns are mine....

Tiger Lily inspired child portraits

• KAT FORDER   2:56 PM ON FRI OCT 17 2014
Continuing with the storybook theme that I’ve been exploring this summer with a session inspired by Tiger Lily from J...

Woodend Sanctuary Wedding of Kate and Todd

• DC BALTIMORE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS   12:44 PM ON FRI OCT 17 2014
I had the honor of photographing Kate and Todd’s wedding at Woodend Nature Sanctuary in Chevy Chase, Maryland on ...

Birthday Card for NY Yankees Fan

• PAPERANDINKIMAGININGS   4:00 AM ON FRI OCT 17 2014
Having been born in Baltimore (Go, Orioles! Congrats on making it to the ALCS this year!) , I have a lifelong dislike of t...

Unique Christmas Cards with Minted.com

• DO-IT-YOURSELF DANIELLE   3:57 PM ON THU OCT 16 2014
Disclosure of Material Connection: This is a “sponsored post.” The company who sponsored it compensated me via a cash p...

The Blue Butterfly

• PLAYS WITH NEEDLES   1:55 PM ON THU OCT 16 2014
A few weeks after my mother died, I received a card in the mail from one of her friends, Nancy.Nancy wrote how her mother A...

Lap desk

• VEGETABLOG   11:55 AM ON THU OCT 16 2014
I’ve been wanting to write this post for a long time!!  I am so excited about this project. Way back in August, my b...

The Humanities Ain’t Like Pre-Chew Charlie’s

• HOCOPOLITSO   9:30 AM ON THU OCT 16 2014
A few weeks ago, I took a trip to the University of Maryland, College Park bookstore to purchase books for my classes this ...

Cookies and Heartbreak

• FAYE MCCRAY   7:54 AM ON THU OCT 16 2014
My baby boy is in love.Well, not quite.My four year old has this deeply complicated relationship with another four year old...

Floral Birthday Card – Runway Inspired Chall...

• PAPERANDINKIMAGININGS   4:00 AM ON THU OCT 16 2014
Here is my take on the latest Runway Inspired Challenge ric#69 . The inspiration for this challenge was this look from Cyn...

Happy Birthday Evie! ~ Elkridge Birthday Photo...

• KAT FORDER   11:05 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
I hear that there’s a mama out there who is just DYING to see some pictures of her little sweetheart.  We can’...

Sewing Tip 10. Always Buy Quality Thread

•    9:27 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
10. Always buy good quality thread! If you don’t, there’s a good chance that it will snap in the machine or spl...

Great Black-Backed Gulls at the Chesapeake Bay...

• PICTURES OF THE LAKE   3:52 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
   (and a few pigeons)  ...

When I am King – Rules of the Road - Part 1

• IMAGES AND MORE   3:04 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
Without the discipline of the Dead Presidents anniversary dates, things have been quiet.  A few friends wrote that the...

U2 “Songs of Innocence”

• ON THE ROAD WITH U2   2:58 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
Larry is the only band member on the cover of U2’s new album, and his tatoo is prominently featured. A rendering of h...

Musicians Need to Make Money

• THE KILLING MOON   2:20 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
It would be easy to hate on Iggy Pop for thinking that he could say something like this so soon after we were all reassured...