Monthly Archives: December 2010

New Fabric and a Pinwheel Quilt-Along

More fabric to share!!! I have a half yard each of the orange fabric ~ am building up a stash for THIS quilt by Cluck.Cluck.Sew…I love Allison’s quilts ~ I’ve made a few of them already. The other two on … Continue reading

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Nutcracker by Spielzeugschachtel

My German Nutcracker that my mom brought back from her Danube River Christmas Markets Cruise. Erlebnis Holzkunst ~ Spielzeugschachtel Seiffen, Germany ~ The toy-making village of Seiffen has become famous for its unmistakable woodturning crafts. What is today an ever-improving … Continue reading

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For Today ~ 27 December 2010 ~ Simple Woman’s Daybook

FOR TODAY … 27 December 2010 ~ Year 2010’s Last Daybook! Outside My Window… Hold on…let me turn around! (Hee! Just love this new window!) If I lean over far enough…a Peachy Purple sunrise! It’s quite beautiful…the colors. Lean over … Continue reading

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New Stitch ~ Twisted Herringbone

Another new stitch down…using Donna’s tutorial of the Twisted Herringbone that she made for me, but shared with the whole world! LOL! I used 11/0 czech seed beads with Fireline thread.

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For Today ~ 20 December 2010 ~ Simple Woman’s Daybook

FOR TODAY … 20 December 2010 Outside My Window… snow on the ground, ice melting on the roads…just in time to freeze up again soon. Sorta makes me want a Mother’s Iced Oatmeal cookie now…that is what the snow looks … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Bundt Cake with Spiced Buttered Rum Glaze

UPDATE: CAKE IS AWESOME! A group of ladies here at work are meeting for our Christmas Lunch…usually it’s just 12 of us, but all the past members are invited to the December lunch. I am one of three who had … Continue reading

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Grown-Up Christmas List Music

A lot of people sing this song…but there is none better than Barbara Streisand. :)

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