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Fun In The Making Won Kreativ Blogger Award

I am honored to have received the Kreativ Blogger Award.

The Rules of Acceptance are:

1. Thank the blogger who presented you with the award.

Thank you so much Deb from dorkydeb.com

How sweet of you to include FunInTheMaking.net on your creative favorites list. I’m flattered.

2. Post a photo of the award. (see above)

3. Share 10 things about yourself your readers don’t know.

A. I’m from New England. (NH)

B. I love to rock climb. Mostly in a gym but occasionally on real rock.

C. I love flowers but don’t have a favorite. -Or rather I have many many favorites, Lilly of the valley, hydrangeas, lilacs…

D. I don’t have a  favorite color. Again -lots of great colors.

E. I don’t like white chocolate or blue cheese.

F. I like history.

G. I like vintage things.

H. I can use power tools but I will not use a chainsaw.

I.  I enjoy learning about and making historic costumes.

J. I love seasons. There are things to look forward to in each. Winter is my least favorite but there are things I like about it too.

4. Choose six people to present this award to.

In no particular order:

Blue Velvet Chair: recycle reuse relove

Shares neat projects from around the web as well as showcasing her own cool projects.

Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle

“The goal of Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle is to bring you the best upcycled crafts from all over the blogosphere.”

Look for inspiration here as well.

Freecycle

A way to connect with local folks to request or give away (free) stuff. Don’t just throw away: give away!

Crafting A Green World : the home for eco-friendly crafts

Great minds think alike. This site has similar content to my site but more. Check it out!

How can I recycle this?

Loads of ideas for reuse.

Green UpGrader

More “green” ideas can be found here.

It’s fun to be “green”! Have fun surfing.

Green Southern Maryland: A Local Source For All Things Green

Do you live in Maryland? If so Check out GreenSoMd.com. My husband made this useful site. Want to volunteer your time to a local environmental group, join others on a kayak trip, or live more sustainably? GreenSoMD.com is a great place to find out what is happening in our community.

Think Globally, Act Locally!

Green Southern Maryland

Green Southern Maryland promotes environmental awareness within the Southern Maryland region of Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s counties by providing environmental news, a calendar of events, a directory of green organizations and businesses, discussion forums and more.

Check Out Elms Environmental Education Center Website: A Wonderful Resource for Local (Southern Maryland) Environmental Education

I’m working at a great place these days. It’s an environmental education center. I’m really enjoying sharing my love for nature with visiting school children from across the county.

To learn about this lovely place located along the shores of the Chesapeake Bay.

Click on the link and you will find pictures of everything from bright green bugs to mischievous raccoons.

Our ever -growing collection of local (Elms) “critter” pictures.