Shelby’s Quilt

Now and then I’ll venture into the real quilting world. I’ll actually measure and cut squares, lay everything out in a pattern and piece it all together. Not to say that my other quilts aren’t quilts, but there’s something to be said for a quilt that requires close attention to measurement,…

Easy to Make Workout Round Counter

With the CrossFit Open on the horizon I wanted to give you a quick craft, something fun to make, maybe take your mind off of the impending 17.1. I was laying in bed, dreaming of crafting, brainstorming future tutorials for you guys.This simple craft is seriously so easy, in one…

DIY Druzy Necklace

Lately I’ve seen many jewelry pieces featuring druzy gemstones. I’m intrigued by them. They’re shiny but not pretentious. Classy but not overstated. This type of stone, or rock, is covered in natural crystals giving it sparkle and shine in a very organic manner. The stones can be found in all colors and sizes…

Amelia’s Quilt

I love sewing. It’s by far the favorite of my crafts. And because I love it, I spend the most time on it and I’ve seen my skills progressing over the years. I especially enjoy making baby blankets. Flannel, minky, quilts, all of them. I received a request from a member at…

Cold Box Hot Hands

Ahh Winter in PA. It gets COLD. I have what’s called Raynauds phenomenon that affects circulation in my fingers and toes. My hands are always cold. My feet are always cold. And CrossFit gyms or “boxes”, often in large warehouse style locations, can be pretty chilly. Couple that with bare hands…