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making and mending

:: baking sourdough bread, this makes me so happy :: a recently finished custom order :: mending a favorite sweater of Olive’s :: almost finished on what might be my favourite knitting project ever! :: friands – now that we … Continue reading

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butter love

I made croissants! For breakfast! This is the second time I have tried and they were so delicious. I used the recipe from this book and the interesting but rather long (three day!) process proved worth the effort. The amount of … Continue reading

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james

    On the morning of Atticus’ fourth birthday, this little fellow was waiting for him. Atticus has told me many interesting things about James. That until that morning he was just a doll, but now he is real. That … Continue reading

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a good day

We needed to get out of the house yesterday. After the wild, wintry weather that had kept us inside all week, it felt right to ignore the housework and head out into the beautiful autumn day. So off we went … Continue reading

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how I make hot cross buns

When I was growing up we always had hot cross buns on Good Friday and that is still when I make them every year.  I read once that the cross could also symbolise the four seasons or perhaps the lunar … Continue reading

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maybe…

  I was a little over enthusiastic casting on this vest I think. The gorgeousKate Davies tortoise and hare chart my lovely friend was knitting caught my eye and I just had to start knitting, but now I’m really not sure that … Continue reading

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