Monthly Archives: November 2013

DIY Christmas Ornament with Family Names

Here’s a quick and easy DIY Ornament idea. I have to admit I saw the basic idea on Pintrest back when my daughter was getting married. For that one they used the Wedding Invite to make a 1st Christmas Together … Continue reading

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Cyber Monday Etsy Sale

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Many of you may have braved the crowds of Black Friday. I just can’t get excited about shopping in such a madhouse environment. I’ll start my shopping next week for anything not handmade … Continue reading

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Progress on the Water Color Quilt – How to Sew the Grid

I’ve been working on the quilt I showed you a while back. It’s coming along nicely. It was quite an undertaking to lay out all my squares so that I could see the design. I used our pool table plus … Continue reading

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Pine Trees as a Natural Goat Wormer

I work at a big ticket Home Improvement store. It’s a small town without a lot of options. But I like it well enough – most of the time. Anyway the Christmas Trees have arrived! The Garden Center smells fantastic … Continue reading

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Holiday Scones

I’ve said it before – it’s Cranberry season! So guess what kind of scones I’ve made… This should be easy… They’re Cranberry! Cranberry Pecan to be precise. They are delicious. I started with a recipe that’s been around my family … Continue reading

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Free Knitting Pattern – “Running Around Mitts”

I’ve got another FREE knitting pattern to share with you! These are a quick knit too. You have plenty of time to get them done before Christmas. Wouldn’t they make an awesome gift? A while back I made my “Running … Continue reading

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Cranberry Ice Cream!

We are deep into Cranberry season now. Although the weather has crown cold in many parts of the world, it’s never too cold for Ice Cream! I did a post on Pumpkin Ice Cream last month in honor of Halloween. … Continue reading

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Meet Jazelle

This is Jazelle, my Standard Poodle. Most people think of a Poodle as a silly, vain animal. That isn’t really the case at all. Originally bred for hunting, they possess a strong athletic frame. When this is combined with their … Continue reading

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The Bathroom is Complete!

The Guest Bath is finally complete. Well 99% anyway. I still need to pick up a hand towel ring and we decided on Gray towels rather that the old Brown one hanging there now. But other than that, it’s ready … Continue reading

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Christmas Morning French Toast Recipe

We all have traditions for the Holidays, special moments that we try to recreate each year. One of the traditions in my home is my Christmas Morning French Toast. I’ve been making this recipe for years now. My whole adult … Continue reading

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