Monthly Archives: October 2010


So I ran out of dishwasher detergent and asked the kids to help with dishes.  They were happy to do it (novelty).  🙂  Em washed, Garrett dried, and Cass put away.  I supervised.  And realized that I’ve been dreaming of … Continue reading

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My Etsy Shop

I updated my Etsy shop here.  I love the new pattern I tried… I take special orders, too, so if you need handspun yarn or a knitted bag, scarf, shawl, etc., for a gift or for yourself, let me know … Continue reading

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LOTS of Pictures!

The combined birthday party was a huge success!  The kids LOVED it…. and birthdays are done and I don’t have to worry about them as Christmas approaches.  We decided back in the summer that we’d do a “big” party in … Continue reading

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Work Day

We’ve had a busy day…. we decided to make the most of our Fall Break and get some work done around here.  Emma and I worked on the garden, clearing and weeding and pruning, and planting.  Above are “before and … Continue reading

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William Harris Homestead

I’m so honored to be part of the William Harris Homestead’s “team”!  Dotty and Judy in the above picture are the great-granddaughters of William and Harriet Harris, who moved to this homestead in 1836.  Dotty has continued the dream her … Continue reading

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