For this Iron Craft challenge we had to do something beginning with the letter “A”. Since I still hadn’t gotten around to recovering our throw pillows to match our new loft, (Six mon... Mar 11, 2014 2 Comments
Yikes, it’s almost mid-March and I forgot to share my February 365 picture with you guys.
We celebrated my mom’s 75th birthday this month with a trip to Lutsen, MN, the vice-president vis... Mar 10, 2014 4 Comments
We are lucky and can buy salmon at our local farmers market from a local family that fishes in Alaska. We buy a large amount once a year. Then smoke some of it and freeze it all, so we always have fis... Mar 07, 2014 No Comments
I am knitting a sweater for my daughter. It will be a replacement for her favorite sweater right now. I feel like I am in a race against time, so see if I can finish it before she is too big to wear ... Mar 06, 2014 2 Comments
From time to time I buy crafts kits to do with my 5 year old daughter. I’m sure many of you parents and grandparents do the same thing. Since it is hard to know which kits are good, and which ar... Mar 05, 2014 3 Comments
I’m feeling pretty proud that I am on track to meet my goal of designing and knitting a pair of mittens every month this year. Today, I present to you the March Newgrange Mittens.
I wanted to d... Mar 04, 2014 9 Comments
This weekend I finally had the opportunity to visit the Papercut! an exhibit of amazing psaligraphy (papercutting) at the American Swedish Institute here in Minneapolis.
The exhibits main focus was o... Mar 03, 2014 1 Comment
I have a soft spot for pigs. (And quite a collection of them around my house.) This Saturday, Match 1st, is National Pig Day, so why not craft up a pig or two…
Stitch up a pig apron with this pi... Feb 28, 2014 1 Comment
No fewer than 4 friends sent me this link.
It is too good not to share with you.
There is a little 4 year old that has started making paper dresses with her Mom. It’s a great craft project. What... Feb 27, 2014 No Comments