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Stars for Stephanie

The Knoxville Modern Quilt Guild recently put out a call to help them honor one of their founding members, Stephanie Hicks, who had passed away in February from cancer. 226 more words


The Big Knit 2014

Last year one of my (highly addictive!) projects was to make little hats for the Innocent Smoothie Big Knit which supports Age UK. Now my latest addiction is trawling social media seeing if any of my little hats have been posted. 17 more words

You can help: Comfort boxes for kids testifying in court: going into the second year.

Once off projects are great. Having a sustainable community running for its second year is awesome.

Our project has so far provided over 150 victims of child abuse with a box of comfort while awaiting their testimony at court. 968 more words

Life In South Africa


Ladies, it is because of all of your hard work and generosity, participating in all of our charity knitting & crocheting that others recognize and want to reward us with yarn donations, etc. 74 more words

I'm working sick, and the Feed

Yep, after a slight recovery yesterday I had a slight relapse today, but I got nagged out of bed and consumed calories so I’m able to filter links and do the blog. 716 more words

Daily Feed

Must Be Doing Something Right :)

I thought it might be fun to share just a few cute stories about some of my former students that miss studying in my class. All of this love shows that by G0d’s grace, I must be doing something right as a teacher! 1,231 more words


Social Development in South Africa

Recently I attended a Seminar about CAPS, the new National Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement. This is basically a new nation wide attempt to provide a comprehensive curriculum for grade R (similar to grade K in the US) to grade 12. 554 more words