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INACRAFT 2017: Gifts, Housewares, Batik, and Much More

TODAY was the first day of the 19th Jakarta International Handicraft Trade Fair (INACRAFT 2017) held at Jakarta Convention Center. The event spans five days and will run from 26 – 30 April 2017. 583 more words

Ace of Plates

As a fan of both playing cards and odd-shaped tableware, this was an exciting find. A little dinged up, but at $4 it’s probably cheaper than a deck of playing cards.


New In Town: We Check Out Plenty + Spare

The commercial landscape along East Hastings in the Hastings Sunrise area has seen a few changes lately and we expect there will be a few more in the coming months. 247 more words


Craft-In on International Women's Day, March 8, 2017

A few weeks ago I mentioned that there was A Day Without Women strike that took place on International Women’s Day (which was March 8). Women were encouraged not to work (either at their jobs or doing housework in their homes) or shop. 172 more words


Kiki Salt and Pepper Mills

For a decade I scoured the land for the perfect mid-century modern style grinders. I owned several over the years but found the mechanisms to be too coarse and they always became loose over time. 157 more words

Seeing the light - What color temperature light bulb should I choose?

Choosing a light bulb used to be easy; you just picked the wattage based on how bright of a bulb you wanted.  Nowadays, you can also choose light bulbs based on color temperature. 375 more words


Pressure Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe


6 to 8 Servings


  • 2 Tablespoons (packed) dark brown sugar
  • 4 teaspoons Hungarian sweet paprika
  • 1 Tablespoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon English mustard powder…
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