Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy Halloween!

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

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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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Pasta Meatballs and Zucchinni

Are your pantry and freezer well stocked? If so you already have most of the ingredients for this recipe. I always have pasta and a jar of spaghetti sauce in my pantry, and I buy raw Zucchini every week because … Continue reading

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Halloween Dilemma

The weather in October gets a bit cooler and many turn their thoughts to Halloween decorating.  Darker decor and spider webs are everywhere!   Cooler weather always has me thinking about cleaning and reorganizing. I’d really like to clean up … Continue reading

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Treasuries Featuring All Unwound

The last part of September my work was featured in several more Treasuries on Etsy.   That’s exciting!  Etsy is a hand made online marketplace filled with wonderful finds.  Treasuries are created by Etsy members to showcase cool handmade or supply … Continue reading

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