Brokenness and Community

My sewing machine is broken. Or its user is. Maybe both....more

Easy DIY Instagram Magnets

I have taken thousands of photos on my phone. Tens of thousands. And I've shared many of them with the world through my Instagram feed. But once I put them out there, they get shuffled to my Instagram archive and out of my mind....more
Thanks bichonpawz!more

What Happens When You Take the Facebook No-Like Challenge?

A post by Schmutzie has been making its way around the internet for almost a year. She writes about how she quit liking things on Facebook for two weeks and found herself more connected to her Facebook community. I didn't find it until a few months ago, but when I did, I decided to try her idea for myself. ...more
@avitalb RabbiRuth Thanks!more

Boiled Peanuts (Or How to Be A Southerner)

Denise It was such a treat for me to have them at home since normally I've only ever eaten them ...more

Vegan Caprese Skewers

You would think that, as a sometimes food blogger, potlucks would be my jam. I'd show up with something amazingly delicious, and everyone would ooh and ah as they took seconds and asked for the recipe....more

The 13-Year Quilt

2002. Washington, D.C....more

13 Animal Instagram Feeds That Will Brighten Your Day

13 Animal Instagram Feeds That Will Brighten Your Day I am an unapologetic Instagram addict. I post a couple times a day, but mostly I love looking at other people's fabulous pictures. Scrolling through the day's images is usually the last thing I do before I turn out the light at night (I know - Terrible! But I sleep just fine.). And when the going gets rough, I go to Instagram. ...more

How to Consign Your Clothes Like a Pro

One day, it hit me: If I consigned my own clothes, I would make money that I could use to buy more clothes at consignment shops. It was a revelation. Now, I love going into my local consignment shop to see how much "free money" I have in my account. And I've learned a few things about how to get the most value out of the process. ...more
Lisa Thomson That's a great point about bringing things in right when the season starts!more

Are You Looking for a Way to Rekindle the Spark?

Perhaps it's been a while since you and your wife/ husband/ partner/ spouse/ girlfriend/ boyfriend got together, and maybe things are a little... stale....more