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Spec work for Techies

In my last article, Just Say No to Spec Work, Dave asked: Ever heard of spec in regards to techies? How about when someone you’ve known all your life asks you to “help” them with a little CSS or HTML? … Continue reading

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Make Quick Felt Flower Coasters

Make quick felt doily coasters: I used pre-cut felt doilies and craft foam to make these bright and funky coasters! You need: felt doily (found at dollar store in packs of 6) craft foam craft glue scissors Do this: Glue … Continue reading

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6 Ways to Use Other People’s Photos

We’re doing a Lightbox-Along in March, and this month, I’m also providing some photo tips. Previously on CROQ (read in the “LOST” narrator voice!): 9 Photography Tips for Crafters Photography Tips for Bloggers: Part 1: Your Own Photos (photo by … Continue reading

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8 Rules for Using Your Own Photos

You’ve learned my photography rules to live by, but here are some technical things you should know when using photography in blogging. Today I’m focusing on things to do when using your own photos on your blog. Check back for … Continue reading

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9 Photography Tips for Crafters

We are halfway into our March Lightbox-along, and I wanted to provide you with some photography tips, just for fun. I know you don’t come here for my amazing photography skills (and I am often more interested in sharing good … Continue reading

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And the Kreativ award goes to

Thanks jojoebi for thinking of me for this! :) If you haven’t checked out the A Bit of This and A Bit of That blog, it is an amazing resource of Crafty Mama-ness and lots of great Montessori ideas. Here … Continue reading

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