Author Archives: civilwarrose5

Tickets and A Birdbath

Thursday evening Karen stopped over and was updating us on our church festival’s preparations. She was the coordinator for a couple of the areas, including the Raffle Tickets. This event is the biggest fundraiser that our church puts on every … Continue reading

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Ice Yarn Haul

In March I told Jay that I would not buy any more yarn until my birthday (in June). I’m not sure he thought that I could actually do it. It wasn’t that hard, though. Whenever I would get the urge … Continue reading

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Christmas Wreath in July

If you’ve followed my blog for a while, then you’ve seen the ‘Real Life’ pictures of my Library. Here’s the latest: I thought that maybe we were having a contest to see just how much stuff we could fit into … Continue reading

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Crocheted Dishcloth Basket

A few weeks ago when I finished the last Project Linus blanketĀ I suddenly decided that I didn’t have enough on my plate. To make things even more interesting I decided that I needed to crochet some dishcloths and pot scrubbers … Continue reading

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Misc Jay Projects

Jay has been at home for a month with a broken foot. That has definitely limited his ability to work on certain projects. For instance, the lean-to for the airplanes has remained untouched. These planes are still resting comfortably on … Continue reading

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Cocktails & Colors – 6-20-19

Let me start of by saying that I’m not an artist. I mean, this should prove my point: When Jay saw that drawing in my post he asked if I wanted him to draw up a template so that my … Continue reading

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Roses are Red, Yellow, Purple…

****WARNING – This post is going to be VERY picture heavy**** A few weeks ago I was blogging about my yard and how behind I was in getting everything done. At that time I believe I mentioned that I had … Continue reading

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