“Dream” Masking Tape Mural

Benson has big dreams. One of them was to create a big mural using black masking tape to give some life to a blank wall above his bed. He documented the creation, which started at 12 am and was interrupted by a visit (and an attack) from Kevin at 2 am. At around 3 am, the project was finished. Here it is:

‘If you can’t be with the one you love, love the one you’re with.’

Home Made Home


Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young were talking to a guy about a girl–actually, two girls–in their tune “Love The One You’re With“, but the advice can be easily applied to the places in which we live. The notion came to me recently when a relative was saying that the home he owned wasn’t anybody’s ‘dream house’. It wasn’t even his dream house. He went on to say that, because of this, the property didn’t necessitate any more investments in upgrades. Continue Reading

How to Make an Herbal Dream Pillow.

Abi from CraftyCrafty muses, “Dream pillows were used in olden days for fairytale maidens to rest
their heads on as they slept. Nowadays, they’re just great for anyone
with the sort of full-on, stressful lifestyle that leads to insomnia.
Using the fabric of your choice…cut two equal sized sheets depending on the shape you
want your pillow to take, stitch along three sides of the material,
then turn it right the side out.”

Then, stuff with a combination of aromatic dried herbs, teas, flowers, and essential oils. Continue Reading