Monthly Archives: June 2014

Mom’s Potato Salad Recipe

Throughout the years I’ve heard people compliment my Mother on her Potato Salad over and over, whenever she made it.      Mom is gone now, and so the task has been passed on to me, and one day to … Continue reading

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How to Add Interest on a Quick Knit

A while back I posted about a vest and hat that I made from some of my hand spun yarn. Today I want to show you how I used some of  that same yarn to create a pair of fingerless … Continue reading

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Poolside Curry Chicken Salad

Summer calls for lighter fare when planning meals. It’s just too hot (at least here in South Georgia) for anything heavy. Here’s a recipe for one of my favorite summertime lunches. It’s quick, healthy, and satisfying, without weighting you down. … Continue reading

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3 Ingredient Summer Salsa Dip

  Did you receive a last minute invite to a Summer BBQ? Need something quick to take along? I had that problem over the weekend, so I did the pre party scramble to come up with a dish to bring. … Continue reading

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How to Dye Mottled Yarn

I dyed some yarn a couple days ago. It’s going to be used on a new shawl pattern that I’m writing. I don’t like variegated yarns on lace shawls. I think it muddles the lace work and let’s face it, … Continue reading

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Finished Game of Thrones KAL !

I have completed my Game of Thrones KAL. For those of you who don’t know a KAL is a Knit-A-Long. Typically done as a mystery, each week a clue (or section of the pattern) is sent out. So you never … Continue reading

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Intarsia Craftsy Class Review

I recently took on another class offered by Craftsy. This one is called Next Steps in Intarsia (w/ Anne Berk) taught by Anne Berk. The main reason for wanting to take this class was to learn how to work Intarsia in … Continue reading

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On the Loss of a Mother…

We’ve all lost someone we love at one time or another. Last year it was my Sister. This past weekend it was my Mother. Mom to me. She was an amazing woman who raised 3 children on her own after … Continue reading

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Sweet Summer Peaches!

  When you think Georgia, do you think Peaches? It’s peach season around here and although there aren’t as many groves as you may think, there are still enough to go around! One of our favorite Summer treats is to … Continue reading

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