• Crafts+DIY

    Easy 5-Minute DIY: Recycled Bird Feeder

    Today’s easy 5-Minute DIY recycled bird feeder is the perfect thing to make if you’re looking for a quick project for yourself or your kids, especially on those long summer days when they’re out of school with lots of time on their hands. It doesn’t require super-precise measurements or cutting, and it can be adapted easily to whatever empty recyclable container you have on hand, whether it’s a juice bottle like the one I used, a 2-liter soda bottle, or a plastic milk jug. It’s a way to reuse materials, and feed wildlife at the same time… not to mention costs almost nothing! Here’s what you’ll need: -A clean, empty…

  • Out and About

    Review: The Lion Habitat Ranch-Henderson, NV

    When most people are considering a trip to Las Vegas, they may be eager to hit the slot machines or gaming tables, visit one of our many nightclubs, take in a top-tier residency show or a Cirque performance, maybe even just lounge by the hotel pool, cool drink in hand. Seeing wildlife is usually not high on many tourists’ (or locals, for that matter) priority lists. But I’m here to tell you that it should be. Most of us know about the MGM lions from the ubiquitous opening sequence of many feature films. And many Vegas locals and visitors also remember the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino’s Lion Habitat, which…

  • Misc.

    Welcome to The Crafty Cat Company!

    Thanks so much for visiting my site! I wanted this to be a fun place for me to share the things I’m passionate about, and in turn, hopefully inspire the “crafty cat” in all of you! Stay tuned for more fun posts about crafting, sewing, cooking, travel, and much more!