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When life gives you minky...

Rewind several months ago my dear husband was convinced our twins would be boys. I wanted girls so bad but thought he might be right (he is never wrong). 126 more words


Pinterest trials - DIY Sharpie bowl

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If you’re anything like me (and I hope for your sake you’re not!) you’ll find yourself completely sucked into the pinterest world and then you’ll have thousands of pins and never having done any of these wonderful creations! 314 more words


Interesting Read

Covering the magic, history, and literary references of knitting, Alison Lurie writes an entertaining essay called ” The Sweater Curse.” I always enjoy learning the history of knitting, and this essay does a great job of giving the major highlights.

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DIY Customizable GoPro "GoPole"

 So, for much less than the typical GoPole $50 (that isn’t even pretty, b-t-dubs), you can make your very own Customized GoPole for your GoPro! Better yet, I’m going to show you how! 443 more words


Ballerina and Kitty Ballerina



  1. White cardstock or white paper
  2. Scissors
  3. Pencil
  4. Colored Pencils/Markers/Crayons
  5. Ballerina Template
  6. cupcake liner
  7. tissue paper


  1. Print the following ballerina template, or trace your own freehand.
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Keeping Your Edges In Check

When creating the Lacy Beginnings Scarf , I kept getting nervous about the edges. They were quite wobbly looking. Tension was definitely the culprit. I was using big needles and very fine yarn. 176 more words

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Well I am not showing you my FO today. I failed to take great pictures of my new project as I ended up at happy “hour” last night. 36 more words

Getting Crafty