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Day 2-Festive Foods

I love festive foods because it means there’s a festive gathering and I have yet to have a festive gathering without my family and friends.  I am not a caterer, after all.  I don’t even have catering delusions, but I … Continue reading

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Test driving a rag quilt

I like to test drive before I buy.  That works for ideas as well as things.   The first time I saw a FB post with “Like if you agree welfare recipients should be drug tested,” I almost marked Like.  I didn’t … Continue reading

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Baby sock roses

Bob’s daughter is having a baby girl in October.  Not only will she probably be a Libra, she’ll be born in the year of the Dragon.  That mixes two horoscopic signs, Greek and Chinese, if you are a follower of … Continue reading

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Repurposed and upcycled

Repurposers and upcyclers raised me.  It was the only way, I think, back in the lean depression, WWII, and post war years.  It was second nature for our mother to rip apart out-grown clothes and perform a bodice transplant on … Continue reading

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MY attempt at donkey pinata cookies

I am a big fan of Pinterest.  So far, I’ve made a few of the suggested gifts and tried several recipes; all of them have been successful.  The chocolate banana bread is Bob’s favorite.   Ask me before you make it.  I think the … Continue reading

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Pinteresting, very pinteresting

I recently discovered Pinterest.  Actually my daughter and niece led me there a month ago.  I signed up for it and then nothing.  I had no idea what to do.  If I signed on to Pinterest, I found dozens of cute, clever, … Continue reading

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