Crafts

How to Redefine Yourself and Boost Your Self-Esteem

Jacki Andre | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada Living
Jacki Andre

I continue to carry those words with me: "fat", "ugly", "lazy", "worthless". My one positive attribute was my smarts, and I owned being smart. I shaped myself into the female equivalent of Anthony Michael Hall's character in The Breakfast Club: a dorky loner who was thrilled when she got her first pair of prescription eyeglasses.

Recipes for Success This Thanksgiving

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Sometimes we all need a little reminder of what we're grateful for -- like a long weekend, good food and our families. We hope you enjoy some of these simple Thanksgiving recipes and craft ideas. Be warned -- there are a lot of delicious dessert recipes ahead (but we didn't leave out the brussels sprouts).

SavvyMom's Solution to a Home Cluttered With Art

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 11.07.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

With back to school comes the inevitable onslaught of our offspring's artistic endeavours (gulp). Their creativity is irrefutable but managing the volume is at odds with our resolution to control the clutter, and we're not up for the tears induced by one-too-many garbaflage attempts last year. Here to save our sanity -- and valuable storage space -- is easy app Artkive.

We've Got The Secret To Being A Successful DIY Queen Online (PHOTOS)

CP | Jennifer Forker, The Associated Press | Posted 04.22.2012 | Canada Style

Today's artists and crafters use the Internet not only to promote themselves, but to sell their wares. Good-quality images sell a product; inferior im...