Category Archives: Crafts / art projects

Sophia’s 8th Birthday / November

In the days leading up to Sophia’s birthday, we did our traditional thing of making lots of lanterns.  Paper mache, mason jar lanterns, and I briefly considered trying to repurpose old coffee containers, but that seemed like too much work … Continue reading

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Knitting along

It’s been a while, I feel like, since I last joined in with any of the crafty-knitty-alongs.  However, that doesn’t mean I haven’t been busy working on my holiday projects!  Here they are (some of them, anyway…) That’s only about … Continue reading

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:: July 11 ::

These are our blueberry days. The lazy hazy days. My little blueberry girls. We spent last weekend on a local camping trip with 5 other families from our homeschool group. It was such fun; these kiddos of mine had a … Continue reading

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Mostly finished projects

* * * * * * * * * * * * I’ve been a knitting machine lately. Don’t know why. But it’s good. I’m going to list all the projects I started/completed in the past 10 days, and when … Continue reading

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Spring happenings

* * * * * * * * * * * * Spring has sprung in our neck of the woods. We’ve been busy getting seeds into the ground, getting dirty, breathing in that good clean Spring air smell… Love … Continue reading

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::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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