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DIY Abacus - Math Craft

I had an Abacus as a kid and i loved to learn with it. Thanks to my mom.. She made it very interesting. 😀 Now im planning to get one for my preschooler (may be a little too soon for her). 232 more words

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It’s Been A While, So What Have I Been Up To?

A couple of weeks ago, a good friend reminded me that it’s been almost a year since I last posted on my blog. Umm, so I went on my blog to see when I last posted and I guess it has been a while; about six months ago and before that one, it was ten months ago. 546 more words


"Last Detail" by ChosenPerspectives


When my son was about 20, he picked up an old Porsche to rebuild. He worked on it for years, including finally finishing major parts of the body work while it was parked in his grandmother’s driveway. 174 more words



  • Found some lovely old beads in my stash and knew I had to dress a flapper! Yay for the 1920’s.

Blue is not my colour but I like her!!

Swirly Lentil Beads

I found a cool tutorial online that thought me how to make these wonderful lentil beads. They’re fairly simple to make. You only have to choose the colors you want to work with, combine them and roll them into a solid ball. 158 more words


Twiddle de dee.....

My lovely knitting group, The York Knitwits are working on a new charity project.. Twiddlemuffs ! This was a popular request from our regular members and so I’m extremely excited that this is our next project. 313 more words