Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy Halloween!

Enjoy the day and have a safe and fun Halloween!!   Advertisements

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Refreshing my Planters

This year I kept the Lantana that bloomed so nicely last year. Last year the deer had a feast every time the plants got big.  This year the deer left the plants alone and the Lantana became overgrown.  I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Creating New Scarf Patterns

Every time I buy a new yarn I need to take some time to work with it and find out it’s good points and it’s bad points.  Yarns are a bit like people.  No two yarns are exactly alike.  A … Continue reading

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Pinterest Recipe Reviews; Slow Cooker Freezer Meals Part One

As I’ve said before, a great way to save money is to eat meals at home. I don’t mean eat Take Out at home! 😉 I mean cook it yourself. Sometimes that seems nearly impossible because of how hectic our … Continue reading

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Finally Fall Has Arrived!

Our weather has been so hot and humid this year.  I have been impatiently awaiting Fall.  Finally it’s no longer humid at 6:30 in the morning! I can even wear a sweatshirt at that time of morning. 😀 I posted … Continue reading

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Rummage Sale Finds

Today I have a few special purchases to share with you.  I enjoy shopping at junk stores and thrift stores but I get the best finds at rummage sales.  I’d forgotten just how good this particular sale is.  I went … Continue reading

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On My Knitting Needles; A Scarf in Rowan Tobacco Tweed

I just love tweed yarns.  This Rowan Tobacco Tweed has flecks of purple and hot pink in it.  Not a traditional monochromatic tweed. I’ve had this yarn for quite some time and knit several scarves with it.  And I’ve ripped … Continue reading

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