Monthly Archives: May 2012

Potluck Cake

I whipped up one of my favorite summer-time desserts for a potluck on Saturday. It’s totally full of processed food products (cake mix, instant gelatin dessert, instant pudding and instant whipped topping) but it is so good that I don’t … Continue reading

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My New Favorite Garden Tool

In case you haven’t noticed yet, I’m cheap. Sometimes, that trait serves me well, and other times, it’s just a big pain. For example: For several years, I could not bring myself to spend the money for a galvanized watering … Continue reading

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A Needlework Kit for The Taterbug

I found a cute cookie tin at a thrift store a few weeks ago. I had several ideas in mind for it, but after our “Mom and Me” day last week, I decided to use it to hold a needlework … Continue reading

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The first shawls I ever made were given away. One for a church bazaar, and one for a gift. The two that I still have are pictured below: I bought a bunch of Caron Simply Soft in pink when it … Continue reading

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Now that it’s May, I thought it was time I took some pictures of the wool scarves that I crocheted last fall. Yep, I’m always on top of things. All of these scarves were made from free patterns that I … Continue reading

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