#Crochet #Tutorial - "Japanese Needle Tatting. This is sometimes called Cro-tatting. You use a double sided crochet hook to do this. This is not shuttle tatting and not needle tatting. Fascinating!" comment via #KnittingGuru I'm still searching for more info on this technique and also a good place to buy the Japanese tatting hooks which differ from cro-tat hooks. Please post a link if you know a source!! Thanks!
CHART: The Best Things to Buy Every Month of the Year
The Best Things to Buy Every Month of the Year. Megan Willett and Mike Nudelman | Slate.com, post originally appeared in Business Insider "Sometimes, knowing when a particular item will go on sale is just common sense: Chances are you would spend a lot more on a winter jacket in November than you would in April." But it's more difficult to know when to shop for other products, like wedding dresses, champagne, and used cars.
To keep sane when thinking about what to buy for your first apartment, everything should be broken down into two categories: the stuff you absolutely need, and the stuff you merely want but can live without. Here's a list of first apartment essentials.
The Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen What to Buy Organic [INFOGRAPHIC] by the DailyBurn...I think the meat section is inaccurate, as some of those labels are misleading. i.e. grass-fed beef can be labeled that even if they were corn-fed until the last weeks of their lives and then switched to grass-fed.
Raising Baby Chicks Without A Hen: The First 6 Weeks -
A thorough guide to raising baby chicks without a hen. Where to buy chicks, setting up a brooder box, feeding, watering, spatial needs, stimulation, and problems to look out for. Everything you need to know for the first 6 weeks.