Monthly Archives: November 2011

felted tote

a couple of weeks ago, mike and i visited our friends jeff and jodi in madison. jodi had the cutest felted bag to keep her knitting projects handy, and was working on another for her mom. of course, as soon … Continue reading

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stashbusting

i have been trying to think of creative uses for yarn scraps lately. i saw a post on pinterest that inspired this, so i bought a hot glue gun (i know, i can’t believe i never had one until now). … Continue reading

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jenny from the block

for years i have been reading patterns that end by saying to block the piece. i never really knew what that meant or why you should block your work…then i read about it and knew why you should block your … Continue reading

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pfeffernusse

for work, we had an international thanksgiving and asked people to bring dishes representing their home country or culture. i decided to make pfeffernusse, a german cookie that my grandma always made for christmas. this is a modernized recipe – … Continue reading

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spooky, scary

mike and i hosted a costume party on saturday for halloween, our favorite holiday. we dressed up as frankenstein and bride of frankenstein, and it was a big hit! we also carved pumpkins to go with our costumes for a … Continue reading

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