Workshop@home crafts: Yarn Chandelier

Welcome back for another installment of my Workshop@Home series, where I provide step-by-step instructions for easy-to-do DIY crafts! Today I’ll be walking you through the process of making cute yarn chandeliers that’ll be the perfect new decoration for anywhere in your house/apartment! I got the idea for this project from the crafting blog Hostess with…

May Genealogy Networking Group Wrap-Up

The Cook Genealogy Networking Group met virtually last night. Eighteen of us Zoomed with each other, and after having missed a month in April, it was great to “see” everyone again. As usual, fun stories were shared. One person shared how she had connected with someone on a historical society’s Facebook page and helped them…

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Guarding against Fake News: Covid-19 Edition

This post was co-written with Nate Gass As we shelter in place and wonder what comes next, emotions are running high. People have a real sense of fear; fear for their livelihoods, their health, and what life looks like moving forward. We are collectively drained and perhaps our guards are down which tends to be…