Tag: maker

Sugar Scrub

So I was looking through a Willow and Sage magazine, and came across this recipe for a sugar scrub. It’s been almost two years since I’ve had a pedicure, so my heels are cracked as all get out. I’ll spare you the pics.

Crock Pot Posse

I have a variety of crafts that I do with my wax. I am fundamentally opposed to making things harder on myself, so every time I’m in a thrift store, I buy all of the crock pots. I’ve collected myself quite a posse of… Continue Reading “Crock Pot Posse”

Big Blue Rides Again

So I was perusing the MakeICT message boards and lo! Old barn wood? Yes. Free? More yes!

Jewelry Making

When we were in Canada, I bought this bracelet. It was several straps of leather with various charms. …And it broke before we got home.

Hutchinson Maker Space

I’m pretty sure I mentioned that the Husband got a job. Woo hoo! He is a makerspace specialist at the local library. It’s perfect for him. He gets to help teach people how to do techie and crafty things. He space is smaller, but… Continue Reading “Hutchinson Maker Space”

Beeswax Wraps, Take Two

So I didn’t like my first beeswax wraps. They didn’t hold their shape, and weren’t flexible enough. So I decided to try again. The result was pretty good, although slightly discolored.


I’m certainly not perfect, but I try to be as much of an ally as I can. Most of the time, I have a seasonal wreath on my porch, and in June, it is always the colors of the pride flag.

Back in Beesness!

We busted our butts and finished the bee structure just in time.


This year’s hatch may be a bust. The temperature on the brooder is jacked, and it was a little cool for a while. It may be laggy, it may just not happen. Or maybe it will go great and I’m just pessimistic. Asparagus count:… Continue Reading “Lockdown!”

Bee Fountain

Back in 2018, I was playing with ceramics and decided to make a skep fountain. It was an early attempt, so it’s a bit lop sided, but I made it.