Blogging is a great way to express your thoughts, share your expertise on a subject, or find an audience to connect with. This article will teach you all you need to know about starting and maintaining a great blog with a wide readership — and maybe make some money, too.

Become A Rainfall Reader

Here’s a great idea for those of you looking for an inexpensive hobby, one that fits all ages. It’s also a wonderful opportunity for a family project, teaching children how the weather impacts our lives. The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a non-profit organization with more than 11,000 active volunteers monitoring […]


The hobby of Scrapbooking is the collections of photographs, clipped newspaper articles, ribbons, party invitations and other keepsake mementos. These collections are then stored in books and three ring binders. Todays scrapbook supplies provide great options for creating a long term treasure. High quality paper, simple and clean glue dots or double sided tape. Colorful […]

Noodling: The art of catching catfish with your bare hands.

Noodling, sometimes called Hand Fishing or Catfisting (among other things), is the art of catching catfish with your bare hands. It is inexpensive – no boat, rod, reel, nets, or bait needed. Just your bare hands. As the Noodler wades into the murky water, he rams his hand into a catfish hole and wiggles his […]

Get Hooked on Crocheting

I remember learning to crochet when I was 5 years old. I hadn’t started school yet, so I didn’t know how to print or write, much less how to hold a pencil. However, holding a crocheting needle came easy – 3 or 4 easy stitches and you’re on your way. In those days (and we’re […]

Free Stuff

THE PRICE IS RIGHT…FREE! Who doesn’t like getting something for free? Check out some of these sites and see if anything strikes your fancy. Offers change frequently, so be sure to check back often. Crochet ‘N More, FREE knitting and crocheting patterns, Holiday eBook craft ideas. Crafts ‘n Things – A great craft magazine offering […]