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Monthly Archives: April 2017

Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #107

Happy Monday! And welcome to another Vintage Embroidery Monday and Stitchery Link Party. For most of my growing up years, we lived in the country… not on a farm but on various small acreages. Our birds and animals came with us as we moved from place to place. Today’s free vintage Workbasket pattern reminds me of the bantam hens that we…

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Recipes

Cooking for Two – Beet and Edamame Salad

When cooking for two it can be challenging to find recipes where you don’t end up with enough food that you’re eating leftovers for a week. Our family’s all time favorite salad is Potato Salad to Feed a Crowd followed closely by Hawaiian Macaroni Salad but both recipes make a huge salad which is a lot for two people to use up without having…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #106

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend. For many of us crafters, we’ve barely finished with one holiday and we’re either planning ahead to the next occasion we need to make gifts for or we’re thinking of ways to decorate our homes to suit the season. Today’s vintage Workbasket embroidery pattern for Two Baskets Filled with Daisies would…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #105

Happy Monday Everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend! Ours was full of sunshine and blue skies. A very welcome change indeed. There are signs of spring showing up everywhere, even in the grocery stores. It’s strawberry season in Florida and that means good sales on strawberries here in Southwestern Ontario. I just happen to have a pattern with…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #104

Happy Monday! And welcome to the 1st Vintage Embroidery Monday of April! Spring has definitely arrived in this little pocket that Dave and I call home. The temperatures have gotten milder and we’ve had a mix of sunny days and spring rains. Earlier last week, I saw the first robin, followed a few days later by the return of the…

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