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Giraffe Pajama Pants

Handmade Pajama Pants for Daughter Number Three Pattern: Carolyn Pajamas by Closet Case Files Fabric: Cotton Knit Abstract Giraffe Fabric Year: 2015 Classic Pajama Notions: thread and waistband elastic Time to complete: One day First worn: December 25 by my daughter Wear again? She loves them! I won this … Continue reading

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Happy Ho Ho Ho!

This holiday season, I’ve been sewing a lot, but not anything fancy or geeky for the Monthly Stitch. I have a pattern for a party dress, but I’ve been “sew” busy with alterations and sewing lessons, that I haven’t even … Continue reading

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The fourth of july

Last night we went to the rodeo and today we rode our bikes up to the parade. Now I’m home and thinking about my sandwich dream. The sandwich: two slices of bread cream cheese cucumber fresh cooked cold beets from … Continue reading

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5 minute bread my way.

Follow the steps in the video except use: 1 Tablespoon of yeast, slightly less than 1 Tablespoon of sea salt (so it’s not too salty). 1/2 cup of wheat germ, 1 cup of whole wheat flour, 5 cups of bread … Continue reading

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Double Fill Cookies

Georgia has been making these delectable cookies for over 50 years. They are mostly butter and crushed almonds, rolled, cut, and baked. Then just before consumption, a thin layer of rasberry jam is sandwiched between two cookies. YUM!

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Grandma Georgia’s Butter Crunch Candy

Grandma Geogia has been making this candy for over 50 years.       We made this about five years ago. Watch and learn!  Hope your batch comes out great. The secret is to use a heavy pan, such as … Continue reading

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