Category Archives: How to

Pinterest Recipe Reviews; Slow Cooker Freezer Meals Part Three

This is the second update on the Slow Cooker Freezer Meals that I pinned to my Pinterest “Recipes to Try” Board.  Read “Slow Cooker Freezer Meals Part One” if you’d like to start at the beginning.    All of these meals, … Continue reading

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Tea and a Pedicure

All I really wanted the other day was a cup of hot tea and a pedicure. It’s a brand new year with thousands of possibilities. Unfortunately the demands of work and school have asserted themselves.  I have thousands of things … Continue reading

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Banners, Blog Headers and Facebook Cover Photos

My Etsy site, AllUnwound has a Banner.  Banner’s in Etsy are really just a long rectangle at the top of each shop page that can be filled any way you’d like.  Esty has some standard free Banners you can load … Continue reading

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Hanging Pictures with Fewer Holes in the Wall

I’ve had a pair of pictures sitting around waiting to be hung for quite a while.  Since they are a pair I wanted to hang them on the same wall, either one on top of the other or side by … Continue reading

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Hurricane Season has Returned

The fact that no hurricanes have threatened my area doesn’t change the fact that it’s Hurricane Season.  Check out the dates for your area at the National Hurricane Center. Last year I posted…”Prepping My Upright Freezer for Hurricane Season.” It’s … Continue reading

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Traveling with Knitting Projects

It’s that time of year. Time to hop in the car and spend a weekend at the beach or in the mountains.  Time to get on a plane and take a long vacation.  Yes, it’s Summertime!  🙂 Whether I am … Continue reading

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Pinterest Recipe Reviews; Baked (Hard Boiled) Eggs

Why yes I do have a Pinterest account, All Unwound!  It’s a wonderful tool for keeping track of cool things you see on the Internet.  It works like a French Memo Board, I’ve explained this in Pinterest The Basics.  To … Continue reading

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Tips for Visiting Friends and Family in the Hospital

If you have a friend or family member that will be in the hospital for an extended stay you probably will want to visit them.  Some hospitals have very specific rules for visitors, SUNY Upstate requires a photo ID.  Different … Continue reading

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Knitting Gauge Swatches

Do you knit gauge swatches?  Gauge Swatches are those 4 inch by 4 inch squares that you knit before starting a new pattern.  Before you begin a new pattern you’re supposed to take the yarn and the suggested needles and … Continue reading

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New Years Resolutions January Update

How are your New Years Resolutions holding up? Mine are found in this blog post, New Years Resolutions or Changing Our Habits. We all have a busy schedules and many family demands placed on us.  So how do we focus … Continue reading

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