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O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree

A friend showed me a Christmas trees she was making from an idea she saw on-line that was in Russian.  Since she didn’t have a complete pattern I accepted the challenge to come up with an English version and while I … Continue reading

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No egg; no nog – egg nog

A great recipe for those who don’t usually like eggnog this recipe is a great substitute.  Enjoy!! 1 pkg (4 serving) instant pudding mix (I use sugar free) 8 oz.  Cool Whip ( I used lite) 1/2 Cup Sugar ( … Continue reading

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Granny Square, er …Pentagon???

Another quick gift Christmas idea was shared yesterday at Crochet, Etc. club.  It was a crocheted granny square modified to be a pentagon then folded in the shape of a stocking and sewn together.  So simple, so quick, so easy!!! … Continue reading

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Simple Owl

This is the quick Christmas gift I shared last week at the Crochet, Etc club meeting.  Sooooo Cute and easy to make. With size 8 knitting needles, cast on 15.  Knit the first two rows then alternate knit and purl … Continue reading

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Vintage Style Cloche

The dark gray clouds gave way to wind and rain this afternoon – a perfect combination for indoor projects!  Of course that means crochet as I keep my holiday decorations displayed until after New Years celebrations.  My newest creation is a … Continue reading

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December 17 – Save the date!

Christmas Market is coming Saturday, December 17th, to downtown Johnson City.  Crafters will be set up in the Farmers Market area at 500 South Roan Street.   I will be there from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.  I will be selling hats, scarves and … Continue reading

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Holiday Cheer!

It is that time of year once again for various parties and functions where you need beverages that are pleasing to the palate,  eye, & waistline.  This Grape/Cranberry punch is just the thing!  It is a simple recipe with amazing … Continue reading

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Neck Warmer for a Rather Blustery Day

Fall is using a cold rain mixed with wind to blow the last leaves from the trees and I am finding that a little warmth around the neck helps to keep the chill away!   I sold the turquoise  neck-warmer at the craft fair and took an … Continue reading

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