Archive of ‘Fun’ category

Free Product Isn’t Really Free

Found on CraftSnark, a really awesome website with a ton of snarky posters and graphics depicting what it’s really like to be a craft blogger.  Start reading the posts and you’ll get addicted.  Or at least, I am addicted.  It’s.all.SO.TRUE. And yes, often companies contact me offering me free products to use in a tutorial […]

Portland, OR: It’s Like Living in the 90’s

[youtube]AVmq9dq6Nsg[/youtube] I never knew what Portland, OR was like until I moved here.  See for yourself above… This video had me cracking up.:-D  It’s a pretty accurate portrayal of Portland…though that’s not a bad thing!  (I really like living here, maybe because I missed the first half of the American 90’s experience since I was […]

What Are Alpacas? The Crazy Things Kids Say

All photos found here Alpacas are soooo adorable.  Apparently they’re very intelligent, gentle, quiet creatures.  They don’t fight, don’t spit, don’t stink, don’t eat a lot or over-graze, and are smart enough to poop only in one corner of their field, instead of all over the place like other farm animals. There are a couple […]

Project Peepway

Project Peepway video on YouTube.  Sweets + Fashion + Animation?  Fabulous! (Can’t believe some of the vitriol of some of the comments.  Yeah, the video’s kinda silly, but someone sure spent a lot of time making it – RESPECT, people.) xoxoxCarly

Play Virtual Stylist at

Okay…I know, she doesn’t look anything like me.  But one can dream, right? Brought to you by the girls behind, Covet, and Weardrobe, Couturious is like paper dolls all grown up (and wearing designer outfits!) Though it’s still in beta, stocked with the latest designer collections, it’s a fun mix-and-match site where you can […]

Make Yourself into an Old Navy SuperModelquin (and Win $100,000!)

A little silliness for your Saturday. Remake yourself into an Old Navy Supermodelquin by “supermolding” yourself using their website interface (i.e., by building a face, body, and outfit on their site.) Upload a photo of yourself to be entered to win the Grand Prize of $100,000! These are the Supermodelquins I created of Hub and […]