Monthly Archives: February 2012

::February 22

Linking up to Ginny at Small Things’ lovely yarn along again. This week I am working on Grace’s bonnet. I am using a lovely Malabrigo Worsted yarn which is several shades of blue (I think the yarn is called Oceanos … Continue reading

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Valentines Love

~*~ ~*~ Valentine Day was lovely around here. The girls had made a few crafts for the Grandparents and for lucky us, Mom and Dad. They made Valentine bookmarks and then Sophia painted picture frames from the craft store and … Continue reading

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Felted slipper love

Joining Ginny at Small Things for her weekly yarn along. This week I am working on a bonnet for Sophia. I’m really excited for it to be complete as I love everything that fuels her Little House passion and all … Continue reading

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Imbolc/Candlemas Day

~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ Imbolc was lovely and peaceful. The girls made beeswax candles to honor and mark the growing light each day. They decorated the candles with more beeswax that was all colors … Continue reading

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Yarn and games and such

Joining Ginny’s Yarn Along again. ~~~ This week I’m still slowly plodding through Lily’s pants. It shouldn’t be taking this long, but I’m also working on elf slippers for the girls at the same time. It turns out the elf … Continue reading

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