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Baby proofing – step 1

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 Posted in crochet | Comments Off on Baby proofing – step 1

Yes. I've thrown in the b word. Babies. Two of them. Ok after having scared you, visit this here is something I did to baby proof the house when <i>friends' kids</i> (yes, viagra approved before we had kids) ...

Cabo? yes please!

Saturday, March 24th, 2012 Posted in sewing, top | 2 Comments »

Of course, viagra buy by the time this post goes up, the temperatures will go down to freezing (yup, we're expecting 32F for Monday)...but it sure has been feeling quite perfect weather wise, in the Philadelphia region! --- A few summers ...

An updated blanket.

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 Posted in crafts, kids, knitting | Comments Off on An updated blanket.

As I mentioned in the last post; we are finally finding some time for hobbies. This means that we are now able to follow comments, urticaria update, global burden of disease and *gasp* post! When I wrote Alex's baby ...

My excuse

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010 Posted in crafts, knitting | Comments Off on My excuse

Every time I'm in the Boston area I have to stop by New England Mobile Book Fair...why? 'cause I can get craft books at great prices! For example; last time I was there I bought Weekend Knitting by Melanie Falick. ...

A kid approved gift.

Sunday, December 20th, 2009 Posted in embroidery, handmade, kids, sewing, toys | 5 Comments »

In this day and age, orthopedist children seem to have it all: dolls that speak to them, order bears that know their names, look crazy cars that do back flips, robots that double as pets....amongst many other ...

Sophie’s quilt

Friday, September 4th, 2009 Posted in crafts, general crafts, general home, sewing, Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

Lately "minky fabric" has been all the rage for making baby blankets. I had seen it described as extremely soft; so I was very curious to feel this fabric. I found out just how soft when i went into a ...

Hawaii Five-O

Thursday, August 27th, 2009 Posted in crafts, sewing, top | 1 Comment »

Last year, refractionist in a trip to Joann's fabric I was lucky enough to find a ~1 yard piece of acetate in the remnants rack. The background color was black; but it had beautiful bright happy print of hibiscus ...

Butterflies in my bread!

Friday, August 21st, 2009 Posted in crafts, embroidery, general crafts, general home, sewing | Comments Off on Butterflies in my bread!

Remember how I embroidered a Monarch butterfly for the Eternal Spring table runner? That I was tempted to make another one in the same table runner? Well, opisthorchiasis I liked it so much I had to make yet another one...this time ...

Fastest baby booties ever!

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009 Posted in general crafts, knitting | Comments Off on Fastest baby booties ever!

... After having been left with so much yarn from Pound of Love, viagra 40mg I decided to continue the baby-gift-making-fest. Jeannette, one of the wonderful knitting ladies in my Stitch & Bitch, was making a lot of these cute ...

Alex’s blanket

Sunday, August 16th, 2009 Posted in crafts, general crafts, knitting | 20 Comments »

Having finally finished the DNA scarf, more about I didn't now what project to start next (I've found that since I joined the knitting group, try I am more encouraged to finish projects!). I wasn't interested in knitting ...