Food: Quick Baking for a Cookie Exchange

I am a busy person. I make cracks about being lazy in my posts, but my laziness tends to be in inverse proportion to my busyness. The more time I spend running around the less energy I have to expend on, say, sewing those personalized, hand felted stockings I swore I was going to make […]


Style: The Lazy Crafter’s Guide to Homemade Presents

I come from a large Polish Catholic family, the kind where the first wave of immigrants had 6 or 8 or 10 kids and no one has really gotten around to breaking that tradition yet. (Sometimes, I think people talk sadly behind my back about my lone offspring.)