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Wine Bottle Gift Sack

Now that Christmas is over, I can start sharing my holiday knitting.  For my aunt I made this wine bottle gift sack. This year I wanted to get her something a little different, so I found a nice bottle of … Continue reading

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How to Survive Hospital Waiting Rooms

My life is always one full of adventure, some planned, but mostly not. Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s day, my family has supported the local doctors and hospitals. I have sat in the surgical waiting room 6 times, I have … Continue reading

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AHG Merit Badge Help – Family Helper #2

I firmly believe that children of any age can help with chores.  Somewhere between the age of 2 and 3 my children began working along side of me helping to take care of our home.  Granted the quality of work … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Family Helper #7

Last week I shared a printout to aid Pioneers and Patriots in tracking the chores they did to complete Family Helper requirement #12, so I thought it would only be fitting for me to help the Explorers as well.  Don’t … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Family Helper #13

Are you excited that school is out?  Summer is a great time for girls to work on merit badges.  With less responsibilities at school, they have more time to devote to other things. The Family Helper merit badge is a … Continue reading

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Fingerless Mitts

A couple of weeks ago the phone rang.  Caller ID identified the caller as my sister. Answering it as I usually do, I was surprised to hear the sweet voice of my niece on the other end.  “Aunt Rebecca, would … Continue reading

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I’m back

To all my faithful readers, I send my apologies.  I have been absent for a month now because my life has been extremely chaotic.  Let me explain. Late this summer my husband was laid off. (Yay – gotta love that!) … Continue reading

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