Author: jennifer

Kohlrabi Rocks!

Isn’t this kohlrabi beautiful? My share partner at Trillium Haven, the CSA farm I joined this year didn’t want her half of this lovely, so I took it home make some Kohlrabi fries. First,...

For the Birds… and Daddy, too.

I didn’t make this birdhouse, but I’m going to make one like it next week when the Grand Rapids Craft Club hosts a local master woodworker who will be teaching us how to build...

Monkey Business

I’ve always loved sock monkeys. So it was a real kick to feature Dulce VanDyken in my latest craft column. Dulce is a talented West Michigan crafter who makes these fun monkeys to sell...

I’m gonna “TRI.”

In addition to all the crafty stuff I’ve been doing lately, I’ve been quietly spinning yet another plate… Lean in. I’m plotting my big triathlon debut. It’s nuts. I know. Some may argue that...