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Water Marble Tutorial. Supplies: orange stick or toothpick, shot glass or cup (the smaller the circumference, the less polish you end up wasting), room temp. water, nail polish, tape (optional, but it...
How to Spend 4 Days in London - The Wanderlust Kitchen
Wondering what to do with 4 days in London? Check out this advice on what not to miss, what you can skip, and how much you can expect it to cost.
Time For Tea: The History & Customs Of High Tea [Infographic]
Everyone who knows me knows that I am a huge tea drinker. A lot of you know that from my tweeting, and I think I have about 10-15 cups of tea a day. Of course, sometimes it's less and sometimes it's more depending on the amount of work I have to get done. It's become an addiction to always have a cup of tea in front of me when I'm working, and I guess it's somewhat like when a smoker is fiddling with his or her fingers when there isn't a cigarette in it. The way the aroma from the
A whole lot of fun going on. | Diary of a Quilter - a quilt blog
First, in honor of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee this weekend I finally pieced all my Union Jack blocks together. Three cheers for that. Now it’s off at the quilters. My goal is to have it done and bound before the Olympics start in July. So cheerio, pip pip, and all that. (The original pattern I used for my Union Jack blocks is out of print, but I wrote one myself. You can find my Union Jack Quilt block pattern here.) Second, I joined a Gang. I know, I just scream ‘gangsta’, don’t I? Don’t…
Jim's Cornish Pasties - La Fuji Mama
One of the joys of food blogging is the contact that I sometimes get to have with some of you! I recently had a wonderful email exchange with a reader named Jim. Jim is from Cornwall, England, the birthplace of Cornish pasties–a meat pie traditionally filled with cubed beef, potatoes, turnips (or rutabaga), and onions. […]
Word Nerds Unite: Planning a SCRABBLE-Themed Wedding
Wedding themes are no rarity, but a SCRABBLE wedding? I never would have guessed, until I came across "10 Ways to Incorporate Scrabble Into Your Wedding" at CasaSugar. Now, I'm one of the biggest SCRABBLE nerds out there, but I could never see myself getting hitched amongst SCRABBLE tiles and SCRABBLE cakes and SCRABBLE cuff links. I'd also be afraid that none of my guests would actually come if they knew SCRABBLE was the theme. Hell, it's hard enough to get any of my friends to play a…