Yobel International

Oh, the holidays are crazy, always. I dream of a day when my job doesn’t get busier around Christmas (and Easter). Life will always get busier, I don’t need work to add on to it. One small creative item recently, to add to my busy work schedule, my regular volunteering (and board duties) for this […]

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Neck Pillow and Space Saver

I made this for my trip to Costa Rica this spring with Yobel International. We needed to travel light so we could bring supplies to and from, not to mention it was an 8 hr red eye on the way down. So, how about a pillow that, instead of taking up extra space, relieves space […]

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DIY Dino Sweater

The other night I thought to myself, “I want a Dinosaur shirt.” Then I remembered the random old sweater I got for free (clothing swap), and a pile of felting wool that I’ve had for, oh, 5+ years? ¬†The lesson to take from this post: it’s OK to never throw things away! Because then you […]

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First knit of the year.

The past year has been… well, busy. I am well aware I say that quite a lot, but looking back at what I did and didn’t do, it really has been quite a year. I recently decided to make some intentional changes (specifically in my yes-saying) to be sure I am doing more of the […]

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Hanging Railing Planter

It’s garden time again! Due to the traveling we did this spring, I didn’t bother starting any seedlings because they never would have made it. Thankfully I have some over-zealous¬†friends who planted a ton extra so I got some of their bounty! I’m learning from some of my mistakes this year and utilizing our new […]

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