Friday, December 30, 2022
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Thursday, December 22, 2022
Today's focus is holiday traditions. Many holiday traditions are rooted in fun and before the pandemic, we hosted a big buffet on Christmas morn. All were welcome. When I look back on it now, I realize that at least for the kids, the traditions were as much fun as the presents they received.
There was a gingerbread house party for family and neighbor children shortly before the holiday. I would cover the rug with shower liners as part of the preparation (my tip for you if you try this--it worked).
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
I was rummaging through old clippings and found that I thought I would share:
It reminds me of modern quilt patterns that use up scraps. Here are some that are simplified but remind of this pattern:
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
If you decide to read it, I would recommend taking it out of the library or buying it used (copies for hardcopies are $19+ and the paperback is even more expensive). I did buy a copy because my friends and I swap books and I know that it will be re-read by many folks. Let me know if you read it and what you think!
Monday, December 19, 2022
Friday, December 16, 2022