Category: Crafts

Knitting a Mystery by Sally Goldenbaum

Knitting a Mystery by Sally Goldenbaum

Have you ever wondered why so many cozy mysteries revolve around food or knitting or gardening or bookstores? Why isn’t a plain old murder enough? Who needs herbs or bamboo… READ MORE

Holiday Crafting by Linda Reilly

Holiday Crafting by Linda Reilly

Need a spare? Here’s one to share! Most of my days are spent hunkered over my computer, pounding away at my current work-in-progress. But once a month, I get together… READ MORE

Paper Mache Crafting by Leslie Meier

Paper Mache Crafting by Leslie Meier

Papier-mache, who knew? Recently, I found myself caring for four grandchildren (ages 3-13) on the hottest day of the summer. It was close to one hundred degrees and so hot… READ MORE

Carving Out Some Family Time by Isabel Ashdown

Carving Out Some Family Time by Isabel Ashdown

Like many writers, I’m a workaholic, forever struggling with the concept of ‘downtime’ because my office and home are one and the same.  When you’re self-employed, there’s always something you… READ MORE

Magic Bath Bombs By Tara Sheets

Magic Bath Bombs By Tara Sheets

Messy, crafty, colorful art projects are my catnip!  Many years ago, when bath bombs first became a thing, I visited a store in Downtown Disney called Basin, and it was… READ MORE

Holding onto a Hobby By Jody Holford

Holding onto a Hobby By Jody Holford

One would think that I wouldn’t have time for more with working full time, having a family, writing, reading, and trying to fit in sleep, but there’s always room for… READ MORE