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Patchwork and Rainbows

In addition to sitting by the fire, keeping warm and reading, I’ve passed winter hours with a few crochet projects. I started the granny square afghan, above, while riding on the train during out… 75 more words


Herrenhuter readings for Wednesday, the 25th February 2015

Woe to him that increaseth that which is not his! how long? (Habakuk 2:6 KJV)

St. Paul writes: “And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you.” (1Thessalonians 4:11 KJV)

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Losung And Lehrtext

Valentine's Day - Do it like a brickie

Valentine’s Day: most guys dread it. And why shouldn’t they? It’s expensive and the only thing that should be purchased by the dozen are doughnuts. Nuff said. 288 more words


Texture Tuesday

I came across five of these ornate little hand stitched squares. I found them at a thrift store, as I rummaged through the linen. I think they are fascinating. 43 more words


January 7, 2015

Today I finally got up the nerve to replace the gaskets / seals around the doors of my lovely 12 year old fridge. It has made an amazing difference. 353 more words


Gum Drop Earflap Hat

One can never have too many hats. :) So when my mom showed me the gumdrop hat she crocheted for my brother I was like: “I want one too!” 94 more words


Home Altar: Christmas 2014

Happy almost-end of Christmas!  A little late, here’s a peek at how our home altar is dressed up this season.  Advent candles are put away and the wreath is now a backdrop.   314 more words