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Chocolate Peppermint Caramels

It’s official – I am in the middle of the high anxiety holiday weeks that lead to much less sleep and thoughts of “why didn’t I start my projects much, much earlier?”  Yet another weekend has come and gone, and … Continue reading

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Cozy Weekend of Crochet

I mentioned our new nephew that made his appearance this week, but that is actually our third nephew, with another soon to be niece or nephew scheduled to make an appearance at the beginning of January. Here are a couple … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Leftovers – Stuffed in an Acorn Squash

Another year, and another pile of things to be thankful for – my husband, my sweet pup,my darling friends, my family, and, in particular, our new nephew who made his appearance just in time for Thanksgiving!   We had a wonderful … Continue reading

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I’ve made sweeping proclamations before, but my hope to start posting more.  I blame traveling for work and being busy in general.  Sometimes though, words don’t come so easily, and I think I was in that place.  At any rate, … Continue reading

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Iggys get cold too

It’s a shame, but all I can find is one picture of the cute scarves I made for my mom’s and my brother’s iggys (that’s Italian Greyhounds for those that don’t know) – Sadie, Jitterbug, Piper, and Zita.  If you … Continue reading

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Nutella Cookies – High Altitude Challenged

It’s been a big cooking weekend for me.  I owe a few people for helping me out at work…big time.   Additionally, Floyd has a friend that lives near us that gets produce delivered weekly, and he was unable to … Continue reading

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Stylish Headbands

I’m not gone.  I am really, really bad about keeping up with this though.  Or, when I do craft, cook, or do fun things, I am REALLY bad about taking pictures as I go, which makes it difficult to put … Continue reading

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