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...tell you about that time when I bought hair dyes.

I have recently discovered the wonderful world of mermaid/unicorn hair.

A few years back, I have dyed my hair red with a box dye not knowing I could do this without adding more damage to my bleached angry hair. 231 more words


Reverse engineering woad

My new job leaves me with oodles of free time (hurrah!), but I get bored very easily (boo!).

During a recent boredy-pants day, I remembered I still had woad-bath-icebergs in the freezer. 357 more words


Kraft Mac & Cheese + Preservatives & Colors

Kraft has announced they will remove dyes from their Macaroni and Cheese in the US and Canada. A new marketing strategy that tries to alleviate the pressure received through the initiative of change.org that gathered more than 365,000 signatures. 6 more words

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Reading Corner Thursday...oops

Mea culpa, mea culpa. I had the book chosen, read, and ready to go, but since I’m on Spring Break I lost track of the days. 170 more words


Natural Dyes

I previously posted that I had gotten started with spinning fibers into my own yarns (link). Since that last post, I have spun all sorts of fiber, including Merino, Angora, alpaca, Icelandic, and Corriedale. 305 more words


Time to step out through the door.

This has been a very long, cold winter and I don’t think that it’s just been because I’m getting older. Yesterday we reached 53F, but the wind was battering the house all day long so while the sun was shining it really wasn’t very pleasant outside. 385 more words


How to: cupcakes & frosting

Hi guys!

Mom and I just spend some time in the kitchen trying to make cupcakes. The last time we did that was a few years ago and well, they didn’t look very good back then. 421 more words