Dia de los Muertos Ofrenda… no Offend-a

Reposted from October 2018... Now when it comes to talking about Dia de los Muertos... as a white, middle aged, blond haired, green eyed guera, I consider myself no entitled-ass expert over here or anything. But know this- while I am not Mexican by birth I married one, we're raising three, AND I made alters …

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Ice Dying… How did it go?

Ahem. Okay- so THE ICE DYING... how'd it all shake out? Y'all will remember since the summer I've been doing batch after batch of ice dying to have ready to sell at our neighborhood craft fair. I talked about it here and here and here and here and (my god I wrote a lot about this) here . The craft fair was last weekend and …

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Ice Dyeing: Last Night’s Batch Turned Out Like This…

So why are there no white spots, even though these were more tightly crammed in than the previous batch? I may have soaked these more than the other ones... so maybe the white on the previous set were dry parts in the center of some folds? Not 100% there... Here is the thing- LOOK at …

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