Monthly Archives: February 2013

Knits and Purls

Remember this photo from Christmas time? Well, she is finished and blocked and officially worn out in public! This is the Adelaide Yoke Pullover from the book Vintage Modern Knits. The yarn I chose is:   Spud and Chloe beluga (grey) and moonlight … Continue reading

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Kitchen Cabinets, part deux

Another weekend was what we/Lee needed to finish installing the new cabinets! The sink came out first and then he began chipping away at the floor tiles … hearing and eye protection required! Beauty, eh? … “dog” tired after all that work! … Continue reading

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A gift from my Grandparents

I notice details about other people.  The way they walk, how they carry themselves, what they are wearing, the combination of their outfit, what jewelry they have on.  Not everyone do I notice, only subtle details about certain types of people … Continue reading

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A Bit of Brightness in the Midst of Winter

While cleaning out the old kitchen cabinets, I found some old ingrediants buried deep in the depths … sunflower seed butter that did not turn out as planned via the VitaMix, old bag of spelt flour, etc.  What to do with … Continue reading

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January Craftiness

I took a break from knitting again and busted out the old sewing machine. I got a book I had been eyeing up at JoAnn’s (with a 50% off coupon!) called ‘Zakka Style’ (by Rashida Coleman-Hale) and it had some … Continue reading

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New Cabinets for the Kitchen

The timing was right … we were ready to update the kitchen AND Home Depot had a 20% sale on all in-stock cabinets. This is our first interior home-improvement project and was another learning experience in home-ownership for me. We … Continue reading

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