Category Archives: Stuff You May Like

Things that I have found in my travels that I think others may find interesting, inspiring, fun or amusing,

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Knit and Lit – A Great Combination

I discovered the Children’s Lit n Knit blog yesterday which helps you create little gift sets for the little ones in your life by pairing children’s books with related knitting and crochet patterns for toys, hats, blankets, etc. This is … Continue reading

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Reading Drought

For an English major in the middle of a semester, I have been doing surprisingly little reading lately. It’s partially due to the classes that I am taking this semester. I usually get introduced to new books and authors when … Continue reading

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The Reader that I Am Today

I recently came across this video from Scholastic Book Clubs and I have to say that I love the idea of taking a moment to recognize and share those formative books that made each of us all the readers that … Continue reading

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Happy Talk Like a Pirate Day! (Arrrrrr!)

Today is the day we celebrate everyone’s favorite scallywags of the sea. It got me thinking about all my favorite pirates. (It says something about pop culture that I can discuss my favorite pirates but I think that is a … Continue reading

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Tea Time – An Etsy Treasury

I’ve just added a couple more tea and coffee-themed pieces to Ciarrai Studios, including a new Prufrock piece. (Yes, I know that I am totally obsessed. It’s sad, really, but what can I do?). To celebrate, I created this treasury … Continue reading

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Busy on a Rainy Day

I was planning on doing a photo shoot of some of the new pieces I have made for Ciarrai Studios but it’s raining (again) so the lighting is not really cooperating. Instead, I am working on a couple of new … Continue reading

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Etsy Treasury: Feeling Dramatic

I guess I am still in a rather dramatic mood after making the Mina Harker Necklace because I spent the morning poking all over Etsy looking at really cool Steampunk, Gothic, Masquerade and Fantasy jewelry and accessories.

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Settlers of Catan Clock!

Ok. I seriously need to get this clock!

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6 Reasons Why Photography Matters

Such a beautiful article on the Art of Photography. 6 Reasons Why Photography Matters.

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