Step-by-Step Yarn Dyeing Tutorial with HighFiberArtz

Welcome to the amazing world of yarn dyeing!!! Have you ever wanted to start dyeing your own yarn or just wanted to see how it was done? It can be an intensive process or one that is simpler depending upon what yarn dyeing technique and material you are using. Liz of HighFiberArtz has created an amazing and detailed yarn dyeing tutorial for you to learn the art and science of this art form. You can also check out her Sally colorway that is used for this tutorial and many others on her website.

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All About Tailwind App for the Blogger That Needs More Time In Her Day

Hello! If you are a family/mommy blogger or in the maker community and need more time in your day, raise you hand!! I do!!! :) In looking for more hours in the day, I found Tailwind to help gain me more time but helping me to use less time in scheduling and posting posts for social media! Tailwind helped me be both more productive and find more time in my day in 2018 and I plan on using it even more this year. Especially with some of the awesome new features they have recently developed!

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Craftsy Bluprint Review and Tutorial

What is Bluprint and is it worth having a monthly fee or paying annually? What benefits do you get to subscribe and what is the difference between paying monthly and annually? Below, I go through step-by-step of how to set up a Bluprint account as well as my Bluprint review as I use it - what I looked at and watched as well as what I did with it. I continually update this with what I looked at and screenshots to give you a taste of what is available and what you can do with Bluprint.

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To Block or Not to Block: Step-by-Step Tutorial in Blocking Your Handmade Pieces

Having completed several successful and truly inspiring (and hopeful given the state of my crochet pieces) blocking events, I think I’m hooked! Surprisingly, it is not as hard or time consuming as I thought. From start to finish it took me about one hour for several pieces and then another hour on another day for several other pieces. However, this also included pausing to take pictures and make sure I was able to document the whole process. Each step I took is documented within this step-by-step tutorial to include the equipment and pictures for the process blocking both a crochet necklace and a crochet vest are also included.

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The One Guide You Need to Get Your Child a U.S. Passport

Traveling overseas can be an awesome adventure and be a great way to create family memories and learn much about cultures, history and other people, but to get there can sometimes be a hassle if you or a family member do not have a passport.  However, here are several resources that make getting a child's passport easier and quicker. 

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