I apologize for just now getting back on the blog-it’s been a busy couple of weeks. I didn’t forget, just didn’t make time. My students had an art show, the first one at our school, and it was a TON of work to put together….but incredibly worth it. I love those kids. Anyways…today I received… Continue reading Mountain Ring
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Hobby Lobby Edition. So….being in the town that I am in has some perks…not a lot, but there are some. One of those perks is that there are more art supply shopping options than my hometown offered. It would be incredible to have something other than Hobby-Closed-On-Sunday-Lobby, but it will do. They always seem to… Continue reading Helpful Hint-Savings!
The scene: You are cleaning the garage and something in a mysterious bottle spills on you and starts burning. Is there a way to neutralize the burn while you call Poison Control or research the liquid? The answer is yes! If you spill an acid on you, just make a slurry out of baking soda… Continue reading Helpful Hint-Baking Soda
The scene: You just got back from the grocery store and you purchased a lot of fresh produce. What goes in the refrigerator and what needs to stay on the counter? I am very excited about this helpful hint! I always just guess what goes where. I tend to put kiwi, pears, and peaches in… Continue reading Helpful Hint-Produce Storage
The scene: You are trying to plan an outfit for a very important event. Everyone will be there and you want to show off your fabulous new necklace. What shirt would look best with your jewelry? This chart is very interesting! Of course, there will always be exceptions to the rule, but this… Continue reading Helpful Hint-Necklaces
The scene: You are out with some friends at a great new restaurant…they bring the wine list and it is longer than the book you are reading in your free time. A lot of people want to drink wine, but just don’t know where to start. This little chart is very helpful. I LOVE that… Continue reading Helpful Hint-Wine (Vol. 2)
The scene: You are in the middle of cooking, you forgot to measure out one of the ingredients and the recipe is calling for something you don’t have an exact measuring tool for… This handy little cheat sheet is perfect for helping you figure out just what each measurement is in other terms. Hopefully this… Continue reading Helpful Hint-Kitchen Measurements