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9 Reasons to Build Your Own Wooden Dollhouse

If you’re thinking of making a big homemade gift for your child, such as a wooden dollhouse … I would urge you to go for it. 1,110 more words



Well, not a sale actually but a couple of giveaways.

Giveaway Number 1:

Who’d like the Anderson family and their bus?

If you live in the UK and would like to play with Old Red and the Andersons just drop me a line.   186 more words


Motor vehicle larceny suspect arrested in Pender County

PENDER COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT)- The suspect, wanted for the larceny of a motor vehicle from the Speedway in Holly Ridge, has been located.

The stolen vehicle was located late Sunday night in Pender County. 173 more words

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Meet the Family

Old Red is fully furnished and ready to be enjoyed by the Andersons – so where are they?  Where are the Andersons?  Oh look, here they are: 122 more words


The Andersons' knitted bus Part Six: Woodburning Stove


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The Andersons' knitted bus part five: The floor and the wheels again

If you look back at Part 3 of the bus-making process you will see how I started work on the wheels and the floor.  This is how I finished them: 532 more words


The Andersons' bus part three: some wheels, half a floor and a repetitive strain injury

It’s perhaps not as cool as a sports injury but, when you’re too excited to pace yourself, a repetitive strain injury is just as inconvenient.  I have been knitting for several hours a day for about two weeks with no ill effects but after making the bus’s wheels I had such bad shoulder pain that I had to take a break.   331 more words