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Yarn 911

What do you do after driving across one and a half states to be with a loved one who is in the hospital?

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Real Life

Fall Days...

The feel of Fall is definitely in the air. For me, Fall is a time to gather herbs, weeds, nuts, pods, and any other interesting botanical I can find for preservation. 688 more words

For Inspiration...

Embroidered serviette rings, lautasliinarenkaat

I saw serviette rings made this way in a restaurant a couple of years ago. They were plain linen with a similar pretty button. Easy to make and personify with a simple embroidered monogram. 36 more words


The hands that rock the cradle....

We have all heard it be said that

The hands that rock the cradle rule the World.

As I sat this evening holding my baby in lap while I started knitted swatches for my 10 and 8 year old daughters to learn to knit on, I drifted off in thought, as knitting allows me to do.

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Real Life

Hand- Rolled Pasta Anyone?

If you live in Amman-Jordan, you probably already know how hard it is to find organic or fresh ingredients all the time. Well, this weekend I went to an Organic Market that’s held every Saturday, at Princess Imans’ Garden in the Rabieh area. 305 more words