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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


Andersons' Knitted Bus - Part 2

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Ok, on Wednesday I got as far as sandwiching the stiff card between the inside and outside of the two long sides of the bus, so on Thursday I did the same with the front and back ends: 802 more words


Crocheted Playbook: Under The Sea

This playbook is not for a preschooler but a young child who is learning how to play games. One page is similar to a board game which I called Finding Nemo, 94 more words

Arts & Design

Creating Homemade Toys

I love homemade toys. And I love DIY projects. There is something special about a toy that is made with a particular little one’s interests in mind. 702 more words