Oh, St. Patrick's Day and Easter, how we miss you. The green beer has been poured down the hatch or down the drain, the Cadbury Creme Eggs
have been devoured, the Peeps have been microwaved
, and most of our cooler posts from last week were about holidays that have now come and gone.
That's OK, though. Most "Easter
" ideas aren't exclusive to one Sunday sometime in the Spring: they can be fun all season long, and well into the rest of the year! For example:
Please keep on reading for plenty of posts that are absolutely, completely, incontrovertibly not about Easter. You'll find a nifty necklace, pretty wildflowers, home and car repair ideas, workshop tips, fun stuff for kids, and one temporarily green river. We'll also reveal our top three posts of the week!
For the home workshop, as well as repairs and improvements:
On the road:
In the garden:
Who's the craftiest? You!
As usual, we had plenty of information about tool safety and recalled products.
Our top three posts this past week were:
- 8 do-it-yourself wedding centerpieces by Anna Sattler
- Dyeing to know: turning the Chicago River green for St. Patrick's Day by Diane Rixon
- Free knit & crochet patterns: the best of October 2007 by M.E. Williams
See you next week... where we'll begin to come to terms with the fact that the next Federal Holiday in the U.S. won't come around for another two months.