Category Archives: Crafts

Putting it all together

Well, a new year is lurking on the horizon, and I’m in the middle of getting curriculum 2011 underway. This year feels different already, given the fact that it’s the first time in 4 years that I’m only creating curriculum … Continue reading

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Sickness, Sewing and Super 70s!

What do these three things have in common? Well, the whole crew has been sick for the past two weeks.  Sometimes only one or two, never all at the same time – we took turns. So, we didn’t get much … Continue reading

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We're turning into Knit Wits!!!

For those of you who may have followed my crochet blog, (which was recently merged with this one), you know my plight about learning to knit. Well, Flower Picker has been pretending to knit with two pencils… no yarn – … Continue reading

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This week, so far…

This week was a 1/2 day school week.  We have a two-day assembly this weekend, and I always like to sew new things for the girls and I to wear.  I made myself a skirt and shirt (that’s a first … Continue reading

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Week 4 put to bed!

Oh, this week was exciting! We started learning about Pyotr Tchaikovsky. He had an interesting life.  His music is simply beautiful. I’m a fan of the Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture. Our Art study was on Ambrosius Bosschaert. I don’t … Continue reading

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Sew N Show

I wanted to show off the dress-up dresses I made for the girls last month. Nothing fancy, but they don’t seem to care! 🙂 more…

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