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Natural Dyeing – 80% Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon Show And Tell

This past weekend I went to a spinning class (Yay!!!) and continued to skein yarn but did not do anymore dyeing – so this week is another show and tell of what is done. One of my favorite bases is … Continue reading

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Natural Dyeing – Logwood-Weld Together

We saw what you can get with weld and we saw what you can get with logwood.  So what happens if you mix them together?  Hmmmm.  It was worth an experiment. Lets start with where the magic happens. I definitely … Continue reading

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Home and Garden – A little of this and a little of that.

Unfortunately when life gets busy, the home projects seem to take longer to complete.  Now that we are in October, they practically halt until Halloween is over since our free time goes to preparation for the holiday.  There have been … Continue reading

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Wednesday Home and Garden Report – Nature, Robots and Automatons

While painting on the front porch, Vash announced that he likes three things.  Nature, Robots and Automatics.  “Automatics?” I asked.  He paused.  I said “Automatons?” He smiled and said “Yes.  Automatons”. So lets start with Nature. In the garden we … Continue reading

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Wednesday Home and Garden Report – 5 kids is ALOT of kids

This week two of our nephews came to spend the week with us. It is making 3 seem easy.  The ages are 7,8,9,10 & 11.  Wow!! Jacob will always hold a special place in my heart.  When he was 3 or … Continue reading

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Home and Garden – The weather is not cooperating this summer

This last week was not the most conducive to getting projects done on the house.  First we had temperatures close to 100 degrees through Saturday.  My lawn is now brown and crispy.  Sunday was in the 80s so Chip started … Continue reading

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Wednesdays – Home and Garden

Okay, I am trying to create some form of organization in my life and that is spilling over into my blog writing.  I found that setting Mondays as my day to report what I have done the previous week with … Continue reading

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