Category Archives: Projects

Weighted Lap Blanket Instructions

You’ll need: * pillow case – I used standard size, you can use king size to get a better size for bigger kids. * rice – I used about 5 kilo bags, about 10 lbs worth but you can gauge … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day – Truffles Part II

Having never imagined they would make the front page of the paper, the kids were not well stocked for the amount of truffle demand for Valentine’s Day! However, they are now taking pre-orders for the St. Patrick’s day batch. They’ll … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Souvenir Ideas (Pre-Buying)

So knowing that the Harry Potter real souvenirs were running $40/wand or $35/tie I decided to pre-buy all we could and surprise the kids. Frog Chocolate Candy Mold – I made these up, put them in little individual bags then … Continue reading

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Quick Rise Ciabatta Bread: The Movie!

Heidi and C worked up this little instructional video for her quick-rise ciabatta bread. (By “her” I think he means the one I learned from him and Rebecca?? 🙂 ) 4 cups flour (I do half wheat) 1 1/2 teaspoons … Continue reading

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