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How to make a diaper tree for a baby shower

It is always good news when a decoration for a baby shower can be used as a gift as well. Depending on which part of the country you are from, this decoration may be called a diaper tree or a diaper cake. Instead of giving Mom boxes full of diapers, this decoration is made. Mom can pull it apart... More

How to make a bandana wreath decoration

It's a little bit country This is a great little craft that can be used for many occasions. Bandanas come in every possible color. The wreath can be made in school colors and used to decorate lockers. They can be made in different sizes and are appropriate for any... More

How to knit with double pointed needles

Knitting in the round with double pointed needles You have made a scarf on straight needles and now you would like to make a cap to match. It's time to try out knitting with double pointed needles. By using double pointed needles you can knit in the round and not have to make a... More

How to read a knitting chart

Knitting charts are helpful Many knitting patterns have written instructions for complex designs, but others have charts to show how the pattern is developed. Charts are most often used for multi-colored knitting, but sometimes are used for cables or lace patterns. Although they can be daunting,... More

How to make green turkey chili

Turkey is an excellent source of protein. Use ground turkey and beans as the basis for this great chili and the turkey will act as a healthier and leaner alternative to regular beef. Plus, the green Tabasco will give it just the right amount of kick to liven the dish... More

How to age paper for school projects

Aged but beautiful If you've ever kept old copies of newspapers or letters, you'll notice how the paper gradually begins to discolor and turn yellow over the years. This yellowing occurs due to a chemical process within the paper when it's exposed to sunlight and air. This aged paper is fragile... More