Intermission Sound Control with Raspberry Pi

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A few times a year I volunteer to an arts organization and serve as their “house sound and light guy.” I usually run sound and do the lights for the traveling acts if they don’t have a tech with them. The auditorium is in a rural Minnesota area, but even... Read more »

DIY Painted Plates


Give your table a colorfully customized touch for Thanksgiving, or your next dinner party, with this lovely DIY painted plate tutorial by Blair Stocker over on the creativebug blog. Read more »

10 Mocktail Recipes

There a million cocktail recipes but let's not forget about our guests that don't drink alcohol. HGTV offers us 10 Mocktail Recipes so everyone gets a tasty beverage, booze or no booze. Read more »

Bloody Mary Recipe


I love Joanna Goddard's Cup of Jo blog for many reasons, one being that she knows the importance of having a good Bloody Mary Recipe. The importance meaning it is essential. Read more »