There was this one time that I made 16 pies.

Our friends Jeremy and Kial got married on March 14.  In case you don’t understand the significance, the date (at least in the US) is 3.14.15, or the first few digits of the number Pi….

DIY Waxed Cotton Jacket

DIY Waxed Cotton Jacket

Ok, so I totally didn’t make this jacket.  Obviously, because it takes me like 6 hours to sew a skirt.  I don’t have great sewing machine skills. Anyway, a few months ago, I happened across…

DIY Hobo Bag

I sewed a hobo bag!

I’m not calling this a purse, because it’s not really.  But it’s also not an all-out grocery type tote.  I’m gonna call it a hobo bag.  Because A) it is a hobo bag and B)…

DIY Faux Wrap Pencil Skirt

Faux Wrap Jersey Pencil Skirt

In the last few weeks, I have kind of learned to sew.  And I mean that in the loosest sense of the word.  What I mean more, is that I have learned (mostly) how to…

Block printed tea towels

A few weeks ago, I came across some block printed tea towels for sale online.  They were $20 apiece.  And I am crafty.  So I thought to myself “Self, you could make these for way less…

Processing a deer

There was that one time that we processed an entire deer for the first time.

Craig and his friend Ian decided last year to try deer hunting.  They spent 3 days in the freezing cold, and came home empty handed.  The weather was a hard aspect to deal with. One…

I made a compost bin, and it cost me nothing!

I will be the first to say that there are many things that I hate, but one of the top contenders is people billing things as stuff they’re totally not.  “Totally FREE DIY Compost Bin!!!…