Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: July 4th Light Up the Sky Hat

4th of July is just around the corner and if you want to be the hit at the annual BBQ then you will want to make this very fancy 4th of July Light up the Sky Hat by EZEL Wire. This hat may seem a bit complicated but it is definitely a conversation piece and […]

Meatless Monday: TVP Chik’n Nuggets

It is a well known fact that kids love chicken nuggets. They are a quick and tasty bitesize treat for the little ones. The major problem is that they tend to be overprocessed. Want to fool your kids into getting some extra veggies and know exactly what is going into your nugget, then whip up […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Palette Coasters

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to create adorable palette coasters. Great for home decor and gifts, too! Whip up a set and tuck them into a housewarming gift basket.

Tute Tuesday: Wedding Favors

Summer, and especially June, seem to be the perfect time for a wedding. February may be the month of love, but June is the month of getting hitched. No need to stress out about wedding favors for your guests with these Paper Party Favors from yours truly, Kittykill. You can fill the favors with any […]

Meatless Monday: Roasted Yam and Chard Tacos

So many of our readers belong to a CSA. It is such a great idea, helping a farm while reaping the benefits of the crops. There are times though, that they run out of ideas as to what to cook with their bounty. Lucky for us, our readers are pretty inventive and come up with […]

Tute Tuesday: Make Your Own Hula Hoop

School is out for a lot of us and summer is in full swing. Time to have some fun in the sun. Grab the kiddles and shake that booty with your very own Hula Hoop from I Sew Cute! Hula hooping is great exercise for everyone. Why not make a little routine to your favorite […]

Meatless Monday: Vegan Blueberry Muffins

My garden has exploded with berries! Raspberries, blackberries and blueberries are everywhere. Don’t get me wrong, I am not complaining at all. I love berry season, but I’m just not sure what to do with all of them. There is only so much jam I can eat! Instead of letting all those berries go to […]

Tute Tuesday: Rockin’ Earcuff

I love going to outdoor concerts and festivals. My problem is how to look fashionable in the heat. I mean, sure shorts and a t-shirt are cute but I want to look a little like a rock star. AmeliaLune created the perfect tutorial for those of us who want to rock out but not go […]

Meatless Monday: No Mayo Potato Salad

Well hello summertime! Sunshine, you are looking mighty fine! School is out, summer is in full swing and my backyard is calling to me. It is BBQ time and nothing goes better with a cookout than potato salad. Why not kick up your salad a notch with LimeRiot‘s very own No Mayo Potato Salad. This […]

Meatless Monday: Banana-Pineberry Bread

I am forever buying more bananas than I need, then they go bad and I’ve wasted food and money. Lucky for me, and you, Patty-O-furniture came up with this great twist on the average banana bread, Banana PineBerry Bread. This recipe adds great summer fruit to the traditional bread for a tropical sensation. Bananas, raspberries […]

Tute Tuesday: Solar Light Garden Mushroom

When the weather is nice and summer is all in its glory, I spend the majority of my free time in my backyard. After a hard day’s work, I just want to relax and enjoy the serenity of my garden and yard. Having an inviting backyard is important to me and one way spruce it […]

Meatless Monday: Falafel without Frying

Are you ready for summer? I know I am! Let the sun shine on my buns! It is time to get out and get your picnic on. Why not wow your picnic goers and tickle their tastebuds with Falafels…but with this delish dish, you won’t be heating up the ktichen, they are made without frying. […]

Tute Tuesday: Latch Hooked Rag Rug

I love a good house project and if it is one that I can use up my scraps with, it is even better. Arachnes thumb has a great easy to follow tutorial on how to make your very own custom Latch Hooked Rag Rug using fabric scraps. While it is labor intensive, I bet you […]

Meatless Monday: Spinach, Ricotta and Grilled Eggplant

Eggplant is just weird. Sorry, but it is a weird veggie. I have never really been a fan until now. Thanks to HSG and her recipe for Spinach, Ricotta and Grilled Eggplant over pasta I can finally like eggplant. This dish is super easy to make and absolutely delicious! So, don’t run from the eggplant, […]

Tute Tuesday: Bubblewrap Printing

I love the idea of using every day objects to make beautiful art. LimeRiot has taken bubble wrap and created a whimsical hoop.I’m not sure how she could stop herself from popping all the bubbles. The willpower of this lady! Bubblewrap Printing is easy to do and you probably have all the supplies on hand […]