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Hats - anyone wanna make one?

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It is not to late to enter the giveawayHERE. You have until September 3rd to enter.


I am in love with the "Knifty Knitter", lots of companies make them, mine is made by "Provocraft". Joann Fabric and Craft Stores Online have it on sale for 25% off for $17.24 this week or you can purchase one at your local craft store. This is the loom set you want to make all sizes of hats! It comes with the looms, hook, and instructions. There are lots of things you can make using the looms!

I have had mine for a few years so they are not the same color! I can make a hat in a couple hours while watching T.V. They are lightweight and easy to carry in a tote with yarn to work on for a few minutes in a doctors office or on the bus! This yarn by Universal Yarn is selling for $8.00 a skein on internet sites today. I found it at the local "Ollie's" for $3.49 the other day and bought 4 skeins to make hats with, it is a little heavier, soft, and not itchy (very important …

Surviving Spring Break

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Favorite Foods!
I have to say nothing is prettier than a Mixed Berry Pie!

I hadn't baked it or put the topping on it yet but it looked so pretty!

Mug Rug or Mini Quilt
My BFF of about 24 years became a grandma, and what started as a mug rug, ended up a Mini Quilt, my first one. I hope she will like it. I made it from the scraps from her grandsons quilt. Then put it in the mail.
It's so small but I feel Very proud. For you quilters, I have nothing but admiration for you, it is very hard to keep the lines straight.

Children
David had his first sleepover with his friend Christian. I think both boys had a great time. No sleep but a great time. David and his friend are wanna be Jedi's!

Charity Work
Still here, Great! This week Salt Rock CEOS worked on clothing protectors for Hospic. Find something you can make for an organization in your area. If we all give back just a little bit we can make a big difference.

Back to school tomorrow for hubby and David. I'll find something…