Monthly Archives: October 2015

Speaking of Christmas

Yup, not quite Halloween and the stores are filling with Christmas items. But since we have a new puppy in the house, the kids think the puppy needs a Christmas sock. (our last dog had one but it had her … Continue reading

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A few buttons short

I haven’t talked about my daughter’s costume because she is going to be a cowgirl, nothing more than a button shirt, jeans (both of which she has refused to wear since she decided to be a cowgirl) and the right … Continue reading

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I roasted pumkins

The ones I used to make the pies. I not only forgot to takeĀ  pictures of the fisished pies, but the roasting process too. I picked up couple of pie pumpkins. (a.k.a. sugar pumpkins) for 50 cents each at a … Continue reading

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Pupmkin pie.

Last night I made butter pie crust, and refrigerated it as the directions say. (there are several butter crust recipes all over the internet) After setting it out to get to room temperature so I could roll it out I … Continue reading

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DIY Rev wrap

If you don’t know what a Rev wrap is, it’s a tortilla wrap (in various flavors) next to the lunchables. (at the stores that carry them) They are ok for a quick snack or lunch on the go when we … Continue reading

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McCall’s 6708 finished.

I added the front band and sewed it closed on each side. Then I hand stitched the sequins onto the scallops of the lace. The scallops are a little lost because of the sequins, but I love how it turned … Continue reading

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Not just for salads anymore

I have wanted a salad spinner ever since my neighbor mentioned using one to clean Legos. Then when I heard you could use one to was dedicates instead of hand washing them I wanted one even more! I picked one … Continue reading

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