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I love to create: I have a varity of interest that I continously persue. Always looking for something new . Follow me as I knit, crochet, quilt, garden, learn to paint, and cook something yummy.  Who knows what other new to me interest are lurking just around the corner.

I have a website with my many interest.

http://pennywisecottage.blogspot.com/

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  • Bird Feeders And Treats
    6

    Bird Feeders And Treats

    4 months ago

    I am just the average everyday bird watcher backyard watching the common birds that everyone sees on a daily basis, although I do get excited when I see a new to me visitor.

  • For the love of gardening
    2

    For the love of gardening

    4 months ago

    digging in the dirt, planting a new plant, caring for a well loved plant that has been around for quite some time, or simply breathing in nature's fragrances or tasting of her sweet juicy goodness.

  • Easter Fun with How To's
    2

    Easter Fun with How To's

    8 months ago

    Easter a time of new life and new beginnings Of the greatest importance is the Celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ.

  • Where Will We Go ? What Shall We Do?
    3

    Where Will We Go ? What Shall We Do?

    7 months ago

    My imagination is taking me to places that are off the beaten path. The places of my dreams are off the beaten path, because, they are places where I have never been before. Places that I have only dreamed of.Places...

  • Anna's Humming Bird
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    Anna's Humming Bird

    8 months ago

    To my amazement, I see a humming bird building a nest. The humming bird was building it in a flowering bush called Yesterday, Today and tomorrow.

  • Fun Projects to do with buttons
    4

    Fun Projects to do with buttons

    8 months ago

    I don't know what it is about buttons, but I am fascinated with them. I have so many buttons that I don't know what to do with them and yet each time I have a piece of clothing that has worn out or become stained, I...

  • Free Handbag Patterns To Knit
    2

    Free Handbag Patterns To Knit

    4 months ago

    I tend to carry an array of items that I simply can't live without. A survival kit of sorts. When my children were very young I also carried a survival kit for them as well.

  • A Year Of Craft Projects
    5

    A Year Of Craft Projects

    12 months ago

    A year of crafting ideas and projects to do. Fun craft projects for you to do from January through December. All of the ideas and patterns are free. They are simple and quick projects that require very few and...

  • Free Patterns For Baby Knits
    1

    Free Patterns For Baby Knits

    4 months ago

    It is so much fun knitting up items for a new baby..anything from adorable clothing, cozy baby blankets, cute and soft toys and warm booties .

  • Free Patterns For Knitting Dolls And Their Clothes
    2

    Free Patterns For Knitting Dolls And Their Clothes

    3 months ago

    Much Fun to be had for those who love knitting dolls and their clothes ! Enjoy

  • Knitting Dishcloths  Featuring Free Patterns
    1

    Knitting Dishcloths Featuring Free Patterns

    14 months ago

    knitting a dishcloth is by far my favorite item to knit. Maybe because they are small, making them easy to carry around and because it doesn't take long to make .I can quickly see results and feel the satisfaction of a...

  • The Month Of Augustus Or August
    4

    The Month Of Augustus Or August

    4 months ago

    The eighth month of the year is August. August has thirty-one days. In ancient Roman times, August was the sixth month and only had thirty days.

  • The Causes And Symptoms Of Valley Fever
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    The Causes And Symptoms Of Valley Fever

    21 months ago

    Valley Fever is a lung infection, that is caused by a fungus. The fungus is found in dust that has become airborne when dust from agricultural areas or construction sites and the soil has been moved around by the wind...

  • What Is The Month Of Julius Caesar
    5

    What Is The Month Of Julius Caesar

    5 months ago

    The seventh month of the year brings us to July. The month of July has thirty one days. In ancient Roman times, the year began in March, and July was the fifth month of the year.

  • Fresh Glazed Strawberry Pie
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    Fresh Glazed Strawberry Pie

    4 months ago

    Who could resist, a delicious and easy to prepare fresh glazed strawberry pie, a pretty dessert that with its red transparent glaze and its fluffy white whipped cream topping and it is delicious too!

  • Saving And Storing seeds from your garden
    6

    Saving And Storing seeds from your garden

    3 months ago

    With everything that we are hearing these days about Monsanto and GMO's. If you grow your own garden then this may be the time to seriuosly consider, saving and storing your own seeds.

  • How To Dry Hydrangeas
    3

    How To Dry Hydrangeas

    3 months ago

    How fortunate we are that God has created and surrounded us with so much beauty. I like to take that beauty and make it last as long as I possibly can. One of the ways to do so, is to dry some of the flowers that grow...

  • What Are Seed Bombs And How To Make Them
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    What Are Seed Bombs And How To Make Them

    8 months ago

    Seed Bombing is a method of planting seeds into the land by dropping or tossing them into a large area of land.

  • What are the Strange, Trumpet-Like Sounds in the Sky?
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    What are the Strange, Trumpet-Like Sounds in the Sky?

    14 months ago

    You have probably heard, as we all have, about the strange sounds that are being heard around the world. It seems that, the best that anyone can figure anyway,is that they started about mid 2011 and have escalated since...

  • The Hurricane Mop and Other Television Ads
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    The Hurricane Mop and Other Television Ads

    21 months ago

    Okay..I admit it..I am gullible and fall for many of the as seen on tv ads.There are so many and they are all so inviting..you just know that the item being shown is going to change your life for better...

  • How To Choose The right Yarn And Knitting Needles
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    How To Choose The right Yarn And Knitting Needles

    5 months ago

    Have you ever walked into a yarn shop and just become overwhelmed with the choices offered? It happened to me all the time, that being the case I had to learn to be prepared.. If I have a project in mind then I...

  • The Month Of Juno - June
    5

    The Month Of Juno - June

    3 months ago

    The sixth month of the year brings us to June. June has thirty days. In ancient Roman times the year began in March, thereby making June the fourth month of the year.

  • Researching Family History And Genealogy
    9

    Researching Family History And Genealogy

    3 months ago

    With today's technology it has become quite easy to trace ones family history with research and vital statistics. There are many resources available to research a family history. One never knows where ones search will...

  • Knit and Crochet Jewelry Free Patterns
    8

    Knit and Crochet Jewelry Free Patterns

    3 months ago

    A few design ideas for knitting and crocheting Jewelry.With just a little imagination we can combine colors, textures and sizes to design and create something exciting and up to date.

  • Pie Ala Peaches And Cream
    8

    Pie Ala Peaches And Cream

    3 months ago

    Peaches And Cream consists of sliced peaches and whipped cream. It is a simple summertime dessert, very popular in the United States and some other countries.

  • Knit And Crochet Accessories..Free Patterns
    6

    Knit And Crochet Accessories..Free Patterns

    3 months ago

    There are so many pretty and useful items that can be knit or crochet..I want to make them all . Now I just need more time....So many pretties and so little time.

  • Cornelia Rose A Hybrid Musk
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    Cornelia Rose A Hybrid Musk

    3 months ago

    Cornelia Is a hybrid musk with large fragrant flowers all year in flat clusters. Cornelia is extremely vigorous, can grow 8 to 10 feet tall in warmer climates. In the fall Cornelia will provide a display of hips.

  • How To Make Cream Of Mushroom Soup
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    How To Make Cream Of Mushroom Soup

    3 months ago

    Did you know that mushrooms are the only vegetable which contain vitamin-D in an edible form? Mushrooms are full of calcium which is a requirement for healthy bones , skull and teeth .

  • Duet Rose
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    Duet Rose

    5 months ago

    The Duet Rose.... This classic Hybrid Tea Rose sends up tight clusters of blooms instead of one bloom per stem. The flowers of the Duet are large, about 4 inches across and continues to produce in vast...

  • Knitting Shawls With Free Patterns
    2

    Knitting Shawls With Free Patterns

    21 months ago

    A shawl is a fashionable as well as functional article of clothing, worn loosely over the shoulders, upper body and arms, and at times over the head like a scarf . It is usually in the shape of a rectangle a square or a...

  • Rouge Royal Rose Hybrid Tea
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    Rouge Royal Rose Hybrid Tea

    4 months ago

    This flower beautiful heavenly scented rose was the Winner of the Fragrance Award at the Rose Hills International Rose Trials in 2003.The buds of the deep burgundy red Rouge Royal open to reveal perfectly quartered...

  • How to Sew Your Own Fabric Accessories
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    How to Sew Your Own Fabric Accessories

    5 months ago

    As long as you have the basic sewing skills and can sew a straight line , than you have what it takes to make many accessories.

  • The Month Of Maia (MAY)
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    The Month Of Maia (MAY)

    20 months ago

    The fifth month of the year is May. There are thirty-one days in the month of May.In the early Roman times, the year began in March, making May the third month of the year.

  • David Austin English Rose Prospero
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    David Austin English Rose Prospero

    4 months ago

    English roses are great for cutting flowers . I like the cupped and quartered flower shapes. And the fragrance is wonderful. If you like a rare purplish hue then you will love Prospero as I do.

  • Knitting For Babies Free Patterns
    9

    Knitting For Babies Free Patterns

    8 months ago

    The anticipation and the arrival of a new baby is an occasion for joy and celebration.

  • Knitted Toy Lamb And Other Free Patterns
    4

    Knitted Toy Lamb And Other Free Patterns

    11 months ago

    Knitting toys is so much fun, and watching the face of the little one that receives the treasure is just priceless. There are so many free patterns available, from sweet little baby dolls to ferocious dinosaurs.

  • St.Patrick Hybrid Tea Rose
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    St.Patrick Hybrid Tea Rose

    4 months ago

    St. Patrick is a yellow hybrid tea rose, but with a hint of green tones. The green tones seem to be more evident during the hotter part of summer. It is a hardy bloomer with perfect form.

  • Knitting For Knockers A Charity Project
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    Knitting For Knockers A Charity Project

    7 months ago

    Knitting Charity for Breast Cancer Patients. If you're looking for a knitting charity that's just a little bit different, how about Knitting for Knockers!

  • Abraham Darby A David Austin English Rose
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    Abraham Darby A David Austin English Rose

    3 months ago

    Abraham Darby has small clusters of large cupped flowers with a apricot- yellow- pink blend. The fragrance is strong fruit fresh scent. The foliage is glossy green and healthy.

  • Sombreuil Climbing Rose Or Colonial White
    2

    Sombreuil Climbing Rose Or Colonial White

    3 months ago

    Sombreuil rose is an old, white climbing hybrid Tea rose with flowers that are quite large and beautiful to behold.It is very fragrant and produces repeatedly after the first flush. With healthy disease resistant...

  • How Do I Knit Lace Edgings
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    How Do I Knit Lace Edgings

    3 months ago

    Knitting your own trim adds character to any item that you wish to add it to. Giving it your own personal touch. You can have fun as you knit trims to add your hand knits or your ready made items.

  • David Austin's Sweetheart Rose Rosa The Fairy
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    David Austin's Sweetheart Rose Rosa The Fairy

    4 months ago

    The Fairy is a Polyantha rose. The common name is the Sweetheart Rose. The Fairy is late flowering, but then, when she blooms, it is continuous. She is tough, reliable and healthy.

  • Weeping China Doll Tree Rose
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    Weeping China Doll Tree Rose

    3 months ago

    The Weeping China Doll is an all time favorite tree rose, The tree is covered with large trusses of small cupped flowers on long canes which arch gracefully downward.

  • The Paul Bocuse Rose
    6

    The Paul Bocuse Rose

    5 months ago

    The Blooms of the Paul Bocuse Rose, grows in clusters that are a rich apricot in color, rosette shaped, fully double, quartered and deeply cupped.

  • The Pilgrim Climber- A David Austin Rose
    13

    The Pilgrim Climber- A David Austin Rose

    3 months ago

    The fragrant flowers are strong and perfectly shaped. A pure egg yolk yellow rose with the outer edges laced in white.

  • What is The Month Of Aprilis ? The Opening  Month
    4

    What is The Month Of Aprilis ? The Opening Month

    20 months ago

    APRILIS is what the Romans called the month of April. It is a Latin word that means to open.Lots of things happen in April, In the northern part of the world, April brings more changes than any other month.

  • The Gartendirektor Otto Linne Rose
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    The Gartendirektor Otto Linne Rose

    13 months ago

    The Gartendirektor is a beautiful antique rose. Its branches consist of huge clusters of small, ruffled, heavenly scented, deep pink flowers.

  • The Ballerina Rose
    14

    The Ballerina Rose

    4 months ago

    A lovely shrub rose with small pink and white flowers. Chock full of long blooming lightly fragrant flowers.

  • Growing And Preserving Hydrangeas
    2

    Growing And Preserving Hydrangeas

    3 months ago

    Hydrangeas are a very popular ornamental plant, a small shrub with huge balls or clusters of papery blossoms.The flowers are pink, blue, red, white, or greenish cream.

  • Free Sock Pattern To Knit Bejeweled
    2

    Free Sock Pattern To Knit Bejeweled

    4 months ago

    I have had so much fun creating this my first sock pattern..I hope you will enjoy knitting it as much as I have. I have named the sock "Bejeweled" as the colors remind me of , Emeralds, Sapphires and Topaz.

  • How Do I Grow Garlic ?
    16

    How Do I Grow Garlic ?

    3 months ago

    Growing garlic is easy to grow and is believed to be one of the elixirs of youth, the Pharaohs of Egypt ate garlic to prevent growing old.

  • Lady Banks Rose- Yellow
    7

    Lady Banks Rose- Yellow

    3 months ago

    A vigorous climber, practically thorn-less rambler. with its long elegant canes that will climb to the top of any nearby tree, shrub,fence or arbor.

  • Flower Crocheting Tutorial
    6

    Flower Crocheting Tutorial

    5 months ago

    Crochet flowers are very pretty and can be used for many things , like embellishments on a headband a hat or attached to a pin and adorn a scarf. They are quick and easy to make.

  • What Is The Passover ?
    8

    What Is The Passover ?

    18 months ago

    The Passover is a Jewish festival. It is the story of Exodus, in which , the Israelites were freed from slavery in Egypt. The Passover begins on the 14th day of the month of Nisan in the Jewish calender. It is in...

  • How Do I Make Flavored Coffee And Tea
    6

    How Do I Make Flavored Coffee And Tea

    4 months ago

    There is nothing quite like waking up to a fresh pot of brewed coffee. I am definitely a coffee lover ..However there are times during the day when I just start dragging, and I want something different..I want a real...

  • Crochet Toys Free Patterns
    12

    Crochet Toys Free Patterns

    3 months ago

    Crochet toys ... So much fun to make as well as give..

  • Where did Easter Eggs,Bunnies, And Bells Come From ?
    14

    Where did Easter Eggs,Bunnies, And Bells Come From ?

    4 months ago

    No one knows for sure where the coloring of Easter eggs comes from. We do know that the ancient Egyptians dyed colored eggs for their friends. As did the ancient Chinese, Greeks and Persians.

  • What Is The Month Of Mars ?
    6

    What Is The Month Of Mars ?

    19 months ago

    At one time March, was the first month of the Roman calendar. It was the beginning of spring, and the Romans were ready to go off to war. Thus, it was in honor of Martius, their god of war, that this month was...

  • How Do I Block My Knit Mittens ?
    2

    How Do I Block My Knit Mittens ?

    21 months ago

    You have put a lot of work into knitting your mittens. Taking the time to block them is well worth the effort. Having spent the time blocking your mittens you will be rewarded with a better looking pair of...

  • What Is Purim ?
    4

    What Is Purim ?

    19 months ago

    A celebration of Jewish deliverance as told in the Book of Esther. Purim falls on the fourteenth day of the Hebrew month of Adar. It comes in February or March.

  • Knit A Dishcloth Free Patterns
    6

    Knit A Dishcloth Free Patterns

    8 months ago

    If you enjoy knitting as much as I do and especially knitting dishcloths. Then you are probably always on the look out for a new fun pattern to knit.

  • Girls Day or Hina Matsuri
    3

    Girls Day or Hina Matsuri

    3 months ago

    In Japan a favorite festival for girls is Hina Matsuri. Hina Matsuri Is held each year on March 3rd. It is also called Momo No Sekku (Peach Festival). This is because of the peach blossom season according to the old...

  • St. Patrick's Day And The Wearing Of Green
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    St. Patrick's Day And The Wearing Of Green

    3 months ago

    St. Patrick's Day is a cultural as well as a religious day celebrated on the day of his death March 17th. Most commonly known as the patron saints of Ireland.

  • Easter Baskets And Other Fun Knits Free Patterns
    10

    Easter Baskets And Other Fun Knits Free Patterns

    3 months ago

    Easter is such a fun time to knit. As I create little bunnies, chicks and eggs it gives me a feeling of new life, spring is in the air and warmer days are heading our way. I Love working with the lighter weight soft...

  • How Do I Knit A Potholder? Free Patterns
    4

    How Do I Knit A Potholder? Free Patterns

    2 years ago

    Store bought potholders were just not working for me. They were either to thin giving me reason to believe that would not keep me safe from a burn or they were so bulky, that I could hardly bend them, again causing me...

  • Crochet Filet And More For Your Kitchen  Free Patterns
    4

    Crochet Filet And More For Your Kitchen Free Patterns

    20 months ago

    There are so many cute and practical items that can be created for the kitchen. Crochet a fancy kitchen set. You can make an apron, a towel and a dishcloth all to match your kitchen decor. Finding the inspiration to...

  • Knitted Hats Galore Free Patterns.
    4

    Knitted Hats Galore Free Patterns.

    5 months ago

    There are so many styles to choose from. Some are cute ,some are pretty some are big some are little some are bizarre and some are just strange..But all are fun to make. Knitting hats make for great fashion...

  • Free Pattern For Child's Basic Mittens
    2

    Free Pattern For Child's Basic Mittens

    3 months ago

    Knitters in cold climates as well as those in just slightly chilly areas, will put their knitting needles to good use, when they take advantage of this free basic mitten pattern. Depending on the area you live, mittens...

  • Crochet Filet For The Home With Free  Pattern
    2

    Crochet Filet For The Home With Free Pattern

    2 years ago

    Add unique and personal touches to your home. Using these free crochet patterns, you can add creativity and beauty to your space. Crochet something sweet , or something cozy and comfortable.

  • Knitting And Crocheting For The Bath..Free Patterns
    4

    Knitting And Crocheting For The Bath..Free Patterns

    5 months ago

    Cotton is a natural fiber, the yarn tends to be less elastic, retains less warmth, and yet can be stronger than woolen type fibers. In my honest opinion it is the best type of yarn to use in the bath area. It is soft,...

  • Have A Heart Knitting And Crochet Ideas With Patterns
    5

    Have A Heart Knitting And Crochet Ideas With Patterns

    4 months ago

    LOVE IS IN THE AIR. Looking for fun crafty ways to say? "I Heart You or I Love You" There are so many cute ideas.... What better way to say it than to craft something sweet.

  • Orange Nut Muffin Tops Recipe
    14

    Orange Nut Muffin Tops Recipe

    5 months ago

    The Orange - Nut Muffins served in the tearooms of the Buffum's Department Store chain in the Los Angeles area are a delicious treat...

  • How To Knit A Men's Hat Free And Easy Pattern
    2

    How To Knit A Men's Hat Free And Easy Pattern

    7 months ago

    This is a really good project to make for the men in your life, but the women will love it too. Its easy to knit, thick and warm, although it looks small it stretches nicely, have found it to fit even the biggest head.

  • Applique And Quilts
    12

    Applique And Quilts

    8 months ago

    Applique is beautiful to be sure. Consisting of a background fabric of which shapes are placed upon and stitched down.Sun Bonnet Sue was a really fun project to applique. I made this as A block of the month.

  • Louisiana Red Beans With Rice Recipe
    4

    Louisiana Red Beans With Rice Recipe

    20 months ago

    In New Orleans it is a Monday luncheon favorite. Not only is it easy to prepare it is also delicious. It is a staple throughout the south. Louisiana Red Beans And Rice can be served as a side dish or as a main dish.

  • Louisiana Spiced Fried Chicken Recipe
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    Louisiana Spiced Fried Chicken Recipe

    5 months ago

    Spicy Fried Chicken with a bite. Some do like it hot, if that is you, and you love fried chicken , then this Louisiana Spiced Fried Chicken is right up your alley...

  • New Mexican Green Chile Stew Recipe
    15

    New Mexican Green Chile Stew Recipe

    4 months ago

    Green Chile Stew is a traditional dish from New Mexico and can be made with just chiles and meat, or with a variety of other ingredients and seasonings.

  • How Do I Crochet Or Knit A Ruffled Scarf Free Patterns
    4

    How Do I Crochet Or Knit A Ruffled Scarf Free Patterns

    3 months ago

    The magic to making one of these beautiful scarves is in the yarn. Its a ruffle yarn. The ball of yarn looks like a ball or ribbon, However, when it is spread out it looks like mesh or fish net with a ribbon edge.

  • Oh Honey Recipe
    9

    Oh Honey Recipe

    4 months ago

    Oh honey...... Bees aren't the only ones to consume honey: Humans have a long history of consuming honey, it is used in many foods and beverages as a sweetener and flavoring. This Honey Fruit Dressing will be the...

  • How To Make A Charm Quilt
    14

    How To Make A Charm Quilt

    2 months ago

    Charms can be created out of scraps of fabric, swaps with friends or you can purchase packs of charms. A charm quilt can be made as a memory quilt using pieces of fabric that are dear to your heart..say pieces of your...

  • Fat Quarter Quilt Using Free Easy Patterns
    6

    Fat Quarter Quilt Using Free Easy Patterns

    3 months ago

    A fat quarter is not what it sounds like. A fat quarter is not a quarter yard of fabric. A fat quarter is a pre cut piece of fabric that has been cut to measure 18" x 22".

  • Free  Patterns For Knitting Fingerless Gloves
    0

    Free Patterns For Knitting Fingerless Gloves

    3 months ago

    Basically they keep your hands warm but your fingers are free to type or text..Have you ever tried to text or type with gloves on? I am not really sure if that is the purpose, but it makes sense to me. It is a quick and...

  • Fat And Cholesterol Levels
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    Fat And Cholesterol Levels

    4 months ago

    When your cholesterol levels are high, you have to much fat related substance in your blood stream. If the excess fat is allowed to build up on your artery walls, it can clog and restrict blood flow, this could lead to...

  • Savory Mushroom And Bacon Muffins Recipe
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    Savory Mushroom And Bacon Muffins Recipe

    3 months ago

    With Mushrooms and Bacon ,it is a flavorful savory muffin. An alternative to the traditional sweet muffin and is hardy and satisfying. When made ahead it is a great bring along breakfast when you are on the run.

  • Cupid Draw Back Your Bow
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    Cupid Draw Back Your Bow

    21 months ago

    Cupid has always played a role in the celebration of love. He is known as the god of love a symbol of Valentine's Day.

  • Cranberry Maple Muffins Recipe
    4

    Cranberry Maple Muffins Recipe

    3 months ago

    I wish I did then he could provide me daily with fresh muffins.. But since I don't , and since I do like them fresh I make my own, using simple but delicious recipes, that are easy to make and fast.

  • Lemon Tree Very Pretty And The Flower Is So Sweet
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    Lemon Tree Very Pretty And The Flower Is So Sweet

    21 months ago

    Its very pretty with its tiny white blossoms and bright yellow fruit. The lemon flower is so sweet. It never fails me..Each year it provides me with a huge amount of fruit.When nature gives me lemons I make lemonade...

  • How To Make Orange/Lemon Household Cleaner
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    How To Make Orange/Lemon Household Cleaner

    4 months ago

    By just using two simple ingredients you can; Save dollars by making your own household cleaner. It is inexpensive and effective Simple to make Environmentally Safe , because it is all natural with no chemicals...

  • Knitting Socks Methods and Free Patterns
    11

    Knitting Socks Methods and Free Patterns

    5 months ago

    Knitting socks have become a popular trend. There are several ways to knit socks. All equally as effective. After trying some of the following methods you will settle into the one that fits your needs and is most...

  • Knit A Child's Hat Free pattern Included
    3

    Knit A Child's Hat Free pattern Included

    8 months ago

    Knitting hats is a rewarding and fun experience.. One of the best parts of knitting is that once you master the fundamentals, it's easy to make any pattern all your own. Knitted hats are very popular right now and...

  • Crochet Dishcloths And Potholders Free Patterns
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    Crochet Dishcloths And Potholders Free Patterns

    21 months ago

    Its amazing what can be created with an aluminum hook and a ball of string...But one of my favorite things to make with it is dishcloths. Not only are they useful and practical, you can whip them up fairly quick and...

  • How to Start A Fire In The FirePlace
    12

    How to Start A Fire In The FirePlace

    4 months ago

    I have the worse time getting a fire started. But with these fun little cupcakes, fire making is a breeze. Before learning to make these fireplace starters, I just could not for the life of me to get the fire going, and...

  • How To Make Fresh Baked Strawberry Bread Recipe
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    How To Make Fresh Baked Strawberry Bread Recipe

    8 months ago

    Seems I am always waiting for strawberry season...So I can make this bread..It is so delicious. Of course living in southern California, I can pretty much get strawberries year round..However they just aren't as tasty...

  • Knitting Dishcloths Free Patterns
    11

    Knitting Dishcloths Free Patterns

    3 months ago

    Knitted dishcloths in my opinion are much nicer than any I have ever bought. If you already have the basic knitting skills then you will find that knitting a dishcloth is really easy. Learn Basic Knitting If you are...

  • Get Over The Hang Over
    2

    Get Over The Hang Over

    3 months ago

    The parties over and now your sick . Too much food and way too much drink. Head hurts , stomach upset and feeling blah.. Wishing this day would go away.he most commonly reported characteristics of a hangover include,...

  • Easy Fruity Cheeseball Recipe
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    Easy Fruity Cheeseball Recipe

    3 months ago

    A bottle of Champagne on ice, ready and waiting. The cork removed with anticipation of the loud pop Champagne glasses filled as we all join in the count down watching the television and waiting for the ball to drop.,...

  • How To make Your Own Hot Chocolate/Cocoa Mix
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    How To make Your Own Hot Chocolate/Cocoa Mix

    4 months ago

    Save your hard earned dollars this winter by making your own instant hot cocoa. Easy to make...Also great for gift giving...

  • Gifts For Those That Serve You
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    Gifts For Those That Serve You

    3 months ago

    I always like to give a little something to people who provide a very much appreciated service for me or my family. Even though I really appreciate them year round, it seems that Christmas time is the time to show it.

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