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Monthly Archives: January 2012

Budget Savers, Recipes

How to Make Homemade Breakfast Muffins

Just as it’s handy to have freezer meals ready for busy nights when you need supper on the table in a hurry or for those nights when you simply don’t feel like cooking supper, it’s equally as handy to have breakfasts ready to pop into the microwave or toaster oven on mornings when you’re running late or for weekend brunches.…

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Gift Ideas, Sewing

Handmade Christmas – Gifts for Middle Daughter

Way back in the spring when I was looking for a cabinet to house the Singer 15-91 that I purchased on e-bay, we came across this cabinet. At first, we thought it was another 15-91 but upon checking the serial number, we discovered it was instead, a 201-2.   The cabinet wasn’t exactly what I was looking for, but we decided…

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Gift Ideas, Sewing

Handmade Christmas – Gifts for Oldest Daughter

This year, each of our children received three handmade gifts. Our oldest daughter lives and teaches in Shanghai, China.   Even before we knew that we’d be in Southern Ontario over the Christmas season, we knew that she would be flying here with her partner to spend Christmas with her partner’s family.  That meant that her gifts needed to be ones…

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