Category Archives: holidays

delicious sticky buns

I know I have mentioned the book Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day on here before, but just in case case you haven’t been convinced that you need it, I present to you this photo of our breakfast on … Continue reading

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making cookies with my girl

Somehow I forgot to take a photo of the finished cookies. You’ll have to use your imagination… we put green, powdered sugar icing on them. They are cute and tasty! Edda really enjoyed helping me make them, too. It was … Continue reading

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I’ve been knitting a lot.

It’s true! I have been knitting a whole lot these days. I just don’t seem to finish anything. In spite of this phenomenon, I do have two projects to present to you. The new baby’s Christmas stocking (unblocked still). I … Continue reading

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Happy 4th!!

I hope you all had a wonderful Independence Day! I did. I didn’t take any photos, though. Ryan and I made some delicious grilled chicken and corn together (Edda and Oliver watched) and I made a coconut cake and homemade … Continue reading

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christmas knitting

I’ve been making things that I can’t blog about recently, hence the lack of new posts. I’ve been making them really slowly because I’m busy and knitting time is scarce. But soon I will be finished and the blogging can … Continue reading

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the nomad hat

I made a silly hat for my youngest sister Katie. She is eight years old and enjoys unusual clothing, so I think this will suit her nicely. It’s a Christmas gift, so I have a long time to wait before … Continue reading

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Weird, pregnant dreams… plus a “catch-up” post :-)

I have been making these lovely socks (a Christmas present for someone whose name shall not be revealed) for some time now. They have been my “waiting socks,” the ones I knit when I just need something to do with … Continue reading

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