Monthly Archives: April 2014

Ham & Cheese Quiche

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What do you do when your two year old decides she’s ready to start the day at 3am?  You make a Ham & Cheese Quiche, obviously.  You also steam and blend up some squash for your 6 month old, but that’s not nearly as exciting.

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As usual, I changed an existing recipe
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A Quickie- Buttercup 2.0 Photos

Just stopping by to share a couple of photos I snapped of Ella Gail wearing her Buttercup tunic.  This was knit using the leftovers from her big sis’s Buttercup dress.

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Photo Friday- Buttercup, a Bug, a Bird, and a Baby

Today, I attempted to get pictures of Hannah wearing her Buttercup Dress.  Boy is it hard to shoot a toddler! She never, ever stops moving. Ever.  

Image It wasn’t long before that pretty hairbow disappeared somewhere
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Photo Friday- It’s Spring!!!

Spring has F I N A L L Y arrived here at the Jersey Shore!  With Ella strapped to my back in the mei tei carrier, Hannah and I have been exploring the backyard (with my trusty camera
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Baa Baa Baa

That’s what Hannah used to call sheep.  Now that she’s a very wise two year old, she’s moved on to calling them “seep”, but still enjoys shouting “baa baa baa!” when she sees them in her storybooks.

 

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This pattern is awesome.  The single crochet/ extended single crochet
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Fall Foliage- Finished

I did it! I went out and took pictures while one napped in the house and the other played on a blanket on the lawn and tried to eat leaves.

I took these using the self-timer and a lawn chair instead of a tripod. The results… could be worse!

You can find all the details on my Ravelry page.

I would have liked to do 2 or 3 more repeats to make the shawl a tad wider, but overall,
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April 12, 2014 · 9:15 am

Photo Friday- I’m Still Alive

While I haven’t been posting very much lately, I am still here.  Perhaps you’ve noticed me skulking about, “liking” your posts before creeping off into the night again…

I have a couple of finished knitted things and even a crocheted toy to show you
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