Category Archives: food

Happy St Patrick’s Day

Are you wearing green? Have you had your boiled dinner? We don’t make a big deal out of holidays. But next to Thanksgiving and Christmas, St Patrick’s Day is a favorite holiday in our house. I think it’s the food. … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 10: Crafting Fuel?

In my house there is a constant battle between eating healthy good for us foods and junk. I was born in the 60’s when junk food began its popularity. It’s hard to change habits that were formed when you were … Continue reading

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Unplanned Thrift Shop Visit

We were out and about running the usual weekend errands: groceries, BJ’s and lunch. When we were at our last stop H asked if we could look in the thrift store. The yarn section was a bust but I did … Continue reading

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It’s What’s For Dinner

Last night I prepared what has to be my favorite dinner: breakfast. I could eat breakfast for every meal if I didn’t have others to please. They always want some sort of meat and potato. I have to force the … Continue reading

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Boring Knitting, Yummy Recipe

The knitting is pretty boring around here. A gray vest scrunched up on a circular needle doesn’t look like much. Between the shoveling and the cooking I’m not getting as much knitting time as I’d like. I imagine once I … Continue reading

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Proof That I Am Able To Listen And Learn

The other day I mentioned my shrinking socks. ifonlyyoutry1 suggested laundry bags. When I was out this week I bought some. I think this is going to work out really well. Thanks for the suggestion!  As a thank you I … Continue reading

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Eventful

We had a birthday to celebrate on Friday. N is now 14. I decided the event called for something a bit more than a cake. I made an ice cream cake. To be honest the entire thing is very easy … Continue reading

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