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CSA Harvest Share #5

Quick update from the garden…
This week brought more rain and some warmer humid weather and so finally the beans are making an appearance – we’re hoping to have enough ready for next week’s CSA along with some amazing pattypan squashes. 559 more words


DIY beach/market bag

Bonjour tout le monde!

Maintenant que nous sommes tous installés dans notre nouvelle maison à Bordeaux, nous avons trouvé un peu de temps pour faire des activités. 758 more words

Anglais Pour Les Petits


I contemplate a life

well lived,

a life full of

little things

stored on a shelf.

A life of creation,

a life of death,

a life that… 172 more words


Time to Start Thinking About Christmas Gifts

This year, I’m going for a (mostly) handmade Christmas. I’m doing a quilt and some soft blocks for my new grandson (I mean really, does a five month old NEED a bunch of toys?), a quilt for my daughter and son-in-law (they already know about it, so I’m not spoiling the surprise), and some other stuff that folks DON’T know about. 513 more words



I have just completed a short course at City Lit in London with Polly Pollock, who is a fantastic teacher and basket maker.  The theme of the course was ‘Ways of Seeing’ and I took ‘reflections in water’ as my theme and used various holiday photos to inspire me.  33 more words



I popped out to my LYS the other day. Oops.

I came back with all this and a couple of crochet hooks!!

I’m planning on making one or two of these… 179 more words