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Homemade Clay Ornaments

I was super excited to have my nieces spend a week with me over Christmas break.  Together we made home-made ornaments for the tree. The week before they arrived I made a batch of Air Dry Clay (see the recipe … Continue reading

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DIY Crayon Ornaments

Every year the kids make a new ornament for their tree.  Every year we make something different.  This year we made crayon ornaments.

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Corn Casserole

The holiday season is a time for casseroles.  One of my family’s favorite is corn casserole.

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Peppermint Fudge

Thanksgiving is behind us and now it is time to start on the holiday baking.  Each year I love to make cookies and candies to share with neighbors, friends and co-workers.  In addition to the traditional fudge, I also make … Continue reading

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Kick off of holiday shopping season

Now that we have all eaten more turkey and pumpkin pie than we care to admit, it is time to begin preparing for Christmas.  Do you enjoy fighting the crowds on Black Friday for the best deals?  Do you like … Continue reading

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Pinch Proof

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! To help my daughter be pinch proof today, I made her a headband. I began with a free shamrock pattern I found on the To Live A Life blog. It is basically three hearts that were … Continue reading

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Crocheted Shamrock

Since St. Patrick’s day is Thursday, and I wanted to practice my newly learned crochet skills, I whipped up a tiny shamrock.

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He is Risen

With Easter just two weeks away, I wanted to share my latest canvas project with you.

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A Knitter’s Christmas

I found this cute little poem here and wanted to share it with you.   A Knitter’s Christmas Twas the night before Christmas and, oh, I was weary, My knitting unfinished, my eyes getting bleary The stockings weren’t finished, the … Continue reading

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National Pfeffernuesse Day

Did you know that today is National Pfeffernuesse Day?  I love crazy food holidays. It is the perfect excuse to pull out an old recipe and make something different. If you have never made pfeffernuesse, check out this blog post … Continue reading

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