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happy new year (and all that)

Man! The holidays are busy when you have kids. Who knew? Beginning with the joy that is taking Christmas card photos… Trying to clean up for a minute or two… Spending Christmas day playing… And ending with a really fun trip to PA… We were a busy clan. Managed to knit up a couple hats,… Continue reading happy new year (and all that)

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limping into the new year

Sheesh. I hope the whole year isn’t like this. We’ve had a fairly rough few weeks. Well more accurately, Liam has had a rough couple of weeks, starting with an ear infection the day we were slated to leave for PA and ending with Erythema Multiforme thanks to the Amoxicillin that cured the ear infection.… Continue reading limping into the new year

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ho, ho, holiday spirit

It’s a rather minimalist Christmas this year, but we did manage a few decorations… and some yummy treats… We made mini cupcakes using the Cook’s Country gingerbread recipe – only baked them for 10 minutes or so and frosted them with a powdered sugar and milk glaze and crushed candy canes. Next time we’ll up the ginger and… Continue reading ho, ho, holiday spirit

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sing it with me

Surprisingly, I did get a few passable shots for the cards and therefore did not cancel Christmas. But it was a close call. Fashion Notes Liam’s hat is the Santa Hat from Handknit Holidays by Melanie Falick. It’s made with Knit Picks Gloss HW in wine and Cascade Magnum in ecru. The child’s size used about 1/2… Continue reading sing it with me