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Tried It: Easy Strawberry Cheesecake

I went searching for Watkins products when I was last shopping in the states after reading about Joy’s Root Beer Float Meringues over at My Country Manse in March.  I found imitation strawberry extract and imitation raspberry extract.  The raspberry … Continue reading

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Down Time With Pom Poms

I spent most of the day getting started on spring cleaning with the help of the kidlets today.  We’ve got a beautiful front entryway!  Everything else is going to take time.  I have a 4 page checklist of things I … Continue reading

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Make It With the Kidlets: Gift Wrap

There’s a birthday coming up at our house.  Someone’s leaving 35 behind, and it isn’t me.  But shhh!  You didn’t hear that from me…  😉 The kidlets bought a gift last week and hid it away so we could wrap … Continue reading

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Who Needs a Dozen Roses?

When you’ve got chocolate covered strawberry marshmallow roses??? I found these Kraft strawberry marshmallows while shopping in the States (I’m sure I’ve never seen them here in Canada before!  why, oh why not???) and had intended on making these for … Continue reading

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Advent 2

On Sunday we celebrated the second week of Advent with a radio drama!  It’s so fun to see the kidlets enjoy something like this!  They cozy up on the couches and stare at the blank tv screen as if they’re … Continue reading

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Corduroy Change Purse

This is a super easy project that I came across in Cynthia Treen’s book Last-Minute Fabric Gifts:  30 Hand-Sew, Machine-Sew & No-Sew Projects.  I had just picked up the book the day before taking my older two kidlets to a … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Fishing Hats

I just got Sewing For Boys by Shelly Figueroa and Karen LePage from the library yesterday.  I like to check books out and try some of the patterns before I purchase a copy of my own.  While I’m not completely … Continue reading

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