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“See Ya Later Alligator” SWAP

I decided to start my return to blogging with the SWAPS I made over the summer. My regular followers know that I make a different SWAP for each day of summer camp.  This year was a little different because the … Continue reading

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You’re the Apple of My Eye

I mentioned last week that I was working on a set of baby hats that are going to be donated to a local crisis pregnancy center.  Even though the weather is getting warmer (at least in my part of the … Continue reading

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Warm Hat

Knitting a great hat is an essential skill for all knitters.  While knitting in the round can be a little intimidating at first, once you have mastered it you will never go back to knitting flat and sewing pieces together. … Continue reading

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Entrelac Dishcloth

Have you tried Entrelac knitting?  It has been on my bucket list for a while, and this summer I bit the dust and was determined to learn how to create this amazing texture. 

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Easy Eyeglass case

Lately I have been busy getting ready to teach the Needle Arts badge to a group of PiPas.  I’m excited to share my love of knitting with them. I am designing a set of simple projects for them to complete.  … Continue reading

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Birthday Camping Cake

I am always looking for an excuse to make a cake these days.  Here is my latest creation.  A birthday cake for a dear friend who loves AHG and camping.

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A Hiking We Will Go

We have come to the end of the hiking cupcake series.  And I have been saving the best for last.  Today, I want to feature the backpack and hiking stick cupcake topper.

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Grab a Map

While we know that “Not all who wander are lost”, but most of them are.  A map is a critical piece of equipment for any trip. Hiking is not an exception.  This map and compass fondant cupcake topper was included … Continue reading

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Take a Hike

Spring is officially here!  The weather is pleasant, everything is in bloom, (including allergies), and it is time to get outside. Recently my son and his scout troop completed a 50 mile hike, spread over 3 days.  I am super … Continue reading

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Slush Hat

Last week I shared a basic beanie made with chunky yarn.  If you prefer a hat with a little more texture, then this is the hat for you. Using chunky yarn it knits up quickly and since the pattern is … Continue reading

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