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Posted 4 months ago by Amy HPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies and Nonfiction | Tagged with crafts, DIY, handicraft, handicrafts, handmade gifts, holidays, home decor, home furnishings, interior decoration, mason jars, pets, repurpose, salvage, t-shirts, textile crafts, upcycling, woodworking and wreaths
Crafty projects to help inspire your creative spirit. Have fun designing and creating unique gifts year-round.Continue Reading: Handy Handmade Gifts
Posted 4 months ago by Amy HPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, eBooks and Audiobooks and Nonfiction | Tagged with artistic, decoupage, DIY, handicraft, handmade gifts, mixed media, painting, paper crafts and photography
Create artsy, personalized gifts for your family and friends all year-round.Continue Reading: Ideas for Making Artsy Handmade Gifts
Posted 8 months ago by Amy HPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies | Tagged with Art - Technique, collage, crafts, crocheting, drawing, glass craft, handicraft, painting, paper crafts and plastics craft
Summer is a great time to craftily relax and enjoy ourselves.Continue Reading: Feeling Crafty?
Posted about 1 year ago by Amy HPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Cooking, Garden and Home, eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction and Graphic Novels, History and Politics and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with anecdotes, celebrations, cookbooks, desserts, dinners, entertaining, families, family, friendship, gluten-free, gratitude, handicraft, happiness, holiday decorations, holidays, nutrition, Paleo, personal narratives, recipes, relationships, seasonal cooking, thankfulness and Thanksgiving
Whether or not one chooses to gorge on Thanksgiving, fall is a fantastic time to reflect upon the importance of gratitude in our lives.Continue Reading: November Thankful Reads
Posted about 1 year ago by Amy HPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Cooking, Garden and Home, eBooks and Audiobooks, New: Books and Movies and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with cookbooks, cookies, cooking, cosplay, costume design, costumes, crafting, crafts, desserts, Halloween, halloween decorations, handicraft, pop culture and sewing
We have many titles with oodles of great ideas for a spookily festive holiday.Continue Reading: Just in Time for Halloween: Costumes, Cosplay, Crafts, and Cookies!
Posted about 1 year ago by Angela BPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, eBooks and Audiobooks, Education, Fiction and Graphic Novels, Nonfiction and Outdoors, Sports and Travel | Tagged with Earth Sciences, environment, Forest Animals, Forest Ecology, handicraft, Metroparks, naturalists, nature craft, nature poetry, nature study, outdoor activities, outdoor recreation for children, photography and seasons
Do you know what the Toledo area Metroparks hold inside? Explore notable features and related books to get your next nature fix.Continue Reading: Explore Your Toledo Area Metroparks
Posted over 2 years ago by Angela BPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Children and Parenting, Cooking, Garden and Home, eBooks and Audiobooks and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with baking, christmas decorations, eco crafts, family recreation, greeting cards, handicraft, handicraft for children, holiday cards, holiday crafts, holiday decorations, holiday gifts, paper crafts, sewing and winter crafts
Keep busy with these wintry crafts!Continue Reading: Winter Crafts for Children and Teens