Railfanning at Roselle Park on a cold and rainy day

Railfanning at Roselle Park on a cold and rainy day

Installing Your Purple Martin House

You have decided that you want to be a purple martin landlord. What next?

A Question and Answer Session on Personalized Address Stamps

As you might guess, it really boils down to personal preference. Depending on your application, you may find yourself benefiting from doing so. For instance, if you plan on using the stamp often, a self-inking stamp can speed up the process.

What to Look for in a Purple Martin House

Being a purple martin landlord is serious business. And you must choose an appropriate house for your tenants.

Avocado Oil – Making Homemade Soap

Avocado Oil is used for making homemade soap! It is rich in vitamins A, B1, B2, B5, D and E! It is a favorite base oil among soap makers! This oil provides health benefits for the skin, hair and scalp! Learn how to make soap! Discover how to use Avocado Oil in your homemade soap recipes.

Step by Step Tutorial on How to Make a Diaper Cake

This article includes detailed step by step instructions on how to craft a diaper cake. These custom diaper cakes are the perfect gift or decor for a baby shower. Choosing embellishments to coordinate with the mom-to-be’s taste will make this a personal and thoughtful gift.

Knitting: A Step by Step Skill

Knitting could be a tiresome activity, doing patterns such as large cardigans may be boring and could eat up your time. Knitting is not an expensive hobby either. Try recycling the yarn from your good old sweater and cardigans. Or you could even purchase a second hand knitting needle if you want. If you have enough time, you could invest your time in learning how to your own yarn.

Good Effects of Knitting for Your Body

Most expectant moms would want to create memorable pieces for our lil’ ones. That is why we invest most of our time in learning new crafts such as knitting. We browse for nice looking knitting patterns for babies just for the little angel in the family.

A Little Knitting, Here And There

I was born in a family whose penchant in life includes anything related to arts. Although we do excel academically, we are more inclined to draw, dance, sing, paint, and even design clothes. In fact, two of my grandmothers have earned their living through sewing dresses during the course of their lives. Having sewn all throughout their lives, they know almost anything that has to do with it. From cloths and yarns to needles, name it and they would not miss a single detail about it. It’s pretty amazing, isn’t it? I do think so, too. Unfortunately, I have not acquired any of their talents. All I can do is just be amazed with their work of art – although I have left a detail untold.

Model Trains For Beginners – Are Model Trains For You?

The model railroading hobby is broken down into categories and helps you to answer the most important question… your Motivations. When you know your motivations, you’ll get so much more out of the hobby.

Sewing Tips for Your Handmade Quilt

One of the most important steps in creating a beautiful handmade quilt is the sewing of the quilt pieces together. Taking care when sewing and pressing can make all the difference in whether your finished quilt will be something you are proud to display or give as a gift or something you just hide away in a closet.