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Swaziland’s handmade revolution

We were leaving Swaziland – enchanted, after a mere two days by the rippling granite hills, the soft light, the weekend languor of the place. Before heading to the border, we stopped at the Ngwenya Glass Complex. 2,270 more words


5 DIY ideas for Easter

1. Prep a room. A long weekend should be more than enough time to repaint a room, but when there’s prep involved, it can take much longer than you think. 667 more words


Easy and Colorful DIY Wedding Decorations

My good friend, someone who is like a younger sister to me, is getting married this summer. This weekend her family and friends threw a wedding shower for the couple. 418 more words


Be Ready....

Here is a clue about the project I have been working on. I am so excited to share what it is next week!

This just arrived in the mail yesterday and I have been devouring it! 11 more words


Shopping for Time

I am a bit of a book buyer. I probably have enough books to last me about 3 years. Yet I still find myself being sucked into book shops and feel compelled to buy books.  399 more words

Well Being

DIY Paper Towel Holder

Like many style-minded home decor bloggers, having well-designed everyday products in my home is a luxury I couldn’t do without. When this product is something I not only use everyday, but keep in full view on my kitchen counters, it’s even more important that it be aesthetically pleasing. 233 more words



it’s been a while. I knitted two sweaters in the meantime.

left, for myself: drops alpaca, right for my mother: sandnes alpaca.