I am still working on the shawl, and probably will be until Christmas when I hope for it to be finished! I decided to take a quick break this week on it to start knitting up some little bar soap holders. We use bar soap at our house, but it gets so slimy if you don't put it on something! I tend to have extra cotton yarn around and like to knit up small rectangles to put in the … [Read more...] about knitting and reading
Archives for July 2013
Do you ever feel like you need a day off? Well, I certainly do! And today I am taking one :-) I hope that you all have a wonderful Tuesday. I will be back tomorrow with updates on what I am knitting and reading. I hope to see you back here tomorrow! … [Read more...] about Vacation Day!
Our chickens all seem to lay very large eggs. I mean, the first eggs that we got last year from our hens were small, but since those first couple of eggs, we have always gotten very large eggs. Imagine my surprise when I went to collect eggs last week and found a teeny tiny egg. I wasn't sure what to think! We have some neighbors that recently got chickens as well - did one … [Read more...] about the tiny egg
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. ~Miguel de Cervantes … [Read more...] about Sunday Quotes
I love cooking and eating, and I especially love looking at pictures of food! If you love food as much as I do, please add your food pictures/recipes/food related posts to the linky below. All you have to do is link back to this blog post. I look forward to seeing what everyone else is eating this week! There is just something about zucchini and tomatoes to me. It is … [Read more...] about what i am eating
We are lucky to have a great farmers' market in our area. I often forget that it isn't something everyone has, and I am extremely grateful for it! Our market runs every Wednesday from May 1st through the end of October, and then the winter market runs twice each month November through April. I love that they sell pretty much anything you could ask for as far food goes. They … [Read more...] about fun at the farmers’ market