Tag: Black

Love is Hell(boy)

Love is Hell(boy)

I have a soft spot for the movie Hellboy. It’s not exactly a cinematic masterpiece, but my husband and I watched it on our first …

 

Gotta catch … just one

Gotta catch … just one

Not too long ago, I spent a Friday evening trying to get to a Trollbeads Foundabead Pokémon hunt with my oldest daughter. I had been …

 

Day of the Dead(head)

Day of the Dead(head)

I’ve been trying for years to create a more colourful Halloween bracelet, but always end up falling back into using just a few colours. This …

 

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

This week’s #weekendbeads theme is music. I spent some time thinking about what I was going to do before realizing that the answer was right in front …

 

Let’s pretend we’re furiously happy

Let’s pretend we’re furiously happy

I missed last week’s #weekendbeads theme (ice cream!) because we were camping. This week’s theme was bracelets inspired by books and I chose to do it (partly) …

 

“Feline” good about my Super Bowl 50 pick!

“Feline” good about my Super Bowl 50 pick!

Last year, we caught the tail end of the NFC Championship game and, based on Seattle’s spectacular rally in the last few minutes to win the …

 

Eye of newt and toe of frog

Eye of newt and toe of frog

For the last few years, I’ve participated in a Halloween bead swap. It’s similar to a secret Santa exchange, but the skulls and spiders add another …

 

When feasible, one should eat the rude

When feasible, one should eat the rude

I loved Stephen King books as a tween/teen. Sometimes they scared me so much that I had to stay up reading until I was so …

 

The lucky and the not-so-lucky

The lucky and the not-so-lucky

When I bought my second bangle in March, I mentioned that I hadn’t been successful stacking them because each bangle usually had a distinct theme and so a stack felt …

 

How I trained my dragon

How I trained my dragon

Once again, my oldest inadvertently inspired a bracelet theme. For weeks she wanted to watch the movie How to Train Your Dragon. Except … she didn’t really want to …