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End of week

Wrapping up our week here we made our first attempt at melting beeswax and making candles

Made a pretty good first candle. My oldest is going to be making these for his friends for Christmas presents. 175 more words

Follow my thoughts here...

Not getting any cleaning done, but I’m not going to subject you to any of that until it’s all done. (And that could be soon or it could be never!) 337 more words


season of light

It’s the season of lights, the season of looking, waiting, longing, expectancy.  For the first night of Advent last night we talked about this as we rolled beeswax candles and then lit them.   51 more words

Paraguayan Pride

The finished pouch Paraguayan Pride. It was a pleasure working on it. I did so in Brazil, Paraguay and Bolivia. I finished it in Argentina and always worked on it in stealthy camp spots. 72 more words


Jenny's Goodwill Sweater

Okay, here it is! This is my first attempt at making up my own pattern. I used two different sweater patterns and put them together and this is what they turned into. 1,096 more words


Ipad Cover.. a little quilting pleasure...

I’ve had my Ipad for a couple of years now, but seldom take it anywhere with me since I’m always afraid I will scratch it when I put it in my purse…  Good intentions .. 147 more words