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Bulb Planter

What’s that saying? I missed you before I met you?

Hello, Bulb Planter. This month I discovered this fantastic new gardening tool. I’ve been using it to plant everything from Thyme to Peppers. 257 more words


Sewing Machine Needles

Recently, I have seen quite a few people who just bought their first sewing machine. They are excited to get started and come in looking for  advice to get them started. 800 more words


Week 24: Here My Father Lies

featuring: tools of the trade, telling stories, trying to get along

“Does Jazz still go visit Dad’s grave, every Father’s Day?”

It feels weird to ask, but I haven’t seen much of my sister this weekend.  1,367 more words

Short Stories

With This Ring, I thee Strand!

Sometimes you see something and your immediate reaction is: “Well that’s hokey.” Sometimes you’re right. But sometimes you need to set your first impression aside and give it a chance to prove itself. 938 more words

Tools Of The Trade

I'm Feeling a little Knotty

When you’re spinning your own yarn, after it’s spun you’ll need this tool to help set your spin and measure how much you’ve spun.

This wonderful tool is called a Knitty Knotty and has been around as a spinners tool for a while. 69 more words

Fiber Friday

Tools of the Trade: Local Libraries

by Kelly Virgin

Throughout the school year I have the ability to push my students across that threshold on a regular basis. We visit the school library at least monthly and since I line my classroom walls with bookshelves, they literally walk into a library every school day. 717 more words


The Gentleman's Guide to the Wristwatch

Afternoon gents, it’s Max from the Young Gentleman’s Guide here! So today’s article is coming to you courtesy of The Art of Manliness, and this article I found on their site gave me inspiration for this one, I’m just hoping I can put my own spin on it! 1,383 more words

Tools Of The Trade