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Candy Corn Day October 30th

30 degrees when I awoke this morning and it is national Candy Corn day.  What better way to start than with a warm cup of coffee! To keep it warm on this brisk morning and in celebration of national Candy … Continue reading

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Broomstick Lace Wristlet

As the weather is turning cooler here in Tennessee, my thoughts are turning to warm accessories to help avert the chill in the air while still maintaining my “cool”.  That means adding a little warmth in the layering but not … Continue reading

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Buttons!!

I have seen many of the crocheted flower buttons, so for the fall season I decided to do something a little different. Now how is that for button art?  Let me know what you have been crocheting with buttons!

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Lo-Cal Key Lime Pie…or not!

I took this great recipe (and wonderful tasting dessert) and decided to try a variation for upcoming Valentines.  Strawberry jell-o and strawberry yogurt were substituted for the lime ingredients and it was a hit. I have decided you can probably … 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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Knit Broomstick Lace

I remember making broomstick lace with my Mom & Aunt many years ago.  Well, now it is back in style and I am having a fun time working up scarves and shawls in this pattern. When the ladies at the … Continue reading

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Taco Seasoning – Ole!!!

Mexican taco night at my house almost didn’t happen.  I ran out of Taco Seasoning. I don’t even know how that could happen given our love of Mexican food.  Whatever the reason, I knew it couldn’t be too hard to … Continue reading

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Guacamole a Hit!

If you need a recipe for Guacamole, then try this easy one I got raves for on Cinco de Mayo. Guacamole Ingredients: 2 avocados 1 tsp. Garlic Powder 3/4 tsp. salt 1 tsp.  Oregano 1 tsp. Onion Powder 2 Tbsp. … Continue reading

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