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Natasha Slouchy Hat Pattern
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I’m a bit uninspired for a blog post today.  There is really not much new going on in my life right now.  We are still building kitchen cabinets and it is still COLD... Read More

Sausage, Asparagus, Mushroom and Egg Bake
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It’s really amazing that amidst our kitchen renovation, we have only gone out to eat ONE time.  Despite all the horror stories we heard about kitchens being inoperable for weeks at a time, we... Read More

Ikea Kitchen Build – Delivery
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Holy Ikea Kitchens, Internet! Take a look at what was delivered today! We are up to our elbows in kitchen renovation in our lovely Nebraska house. I have had my reservations about going with... Read More

Jill Beanie
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These have been some seriously hazy days in Nebraska lately.  Our rain turned to snow and then turned to slush.  Our skies have been one shade of gray or another each day.  My... Read More

Crochet Colorado Flag Hat – An Update!
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This beanie was one of the first patterns I wrote using crochet.  I have learned a great many things since that day about my own crochet techniques, the techniques of others, and how to best... Read More

Udderly Smooth in the Classroom
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Being a librarian (aka media specialist) is a blast. My love for reading, books, kids and learning makes my job perfect for me. I have to admit though, with all this love comes... Read More

Butternut Squash “hack”
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I read it on the Internet so it must be true, right? Ha! Well, in this case, it IS true! I love butternut squash. However, I truly dislike cutting and peeling butternut squash... Read More