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Currently On the Loom

I am currently working on a new weaving using purples and greys on a soft white background. I also closed my previous Etsy shop and opened a new one! 51 more words


Anatomy of a Quilt

Earlier this year I posted about receiving the package of fabrics for the Trend-Tex challenge from the Canadian Quilters Association. The fabric was full of possibilities. 646 more words


Sweet Corn and Spinach Curry‏ - Guest Post by Dimple of Shivaay Delights

Dimple of Shivaay Delights was one of my earliest “blogging friends”. Her comments are always so encouraging and Dimple as a person is always so full of… 312 more words


Dimple@shivaaydelights reblogged this on Shivaay Delights and commented:

image I am absolutely honoured to write for our dear friend Aruna @ Aharam. Hope you all enjoy this curry! See you soon, much love D x

Chocolatey all-in-one breakfast smoothie!

I have been searching for a breakfast smoothie that is a “complete” breakfast, that I can take on the go, and that actually tastes good.  Finally, I have discovered a combination of ingredients that tastes amazing and fits my breakfast needs!   463 more words


Diet, 5 1/2 Weeks

After losing 10 lbs in 3 weeks, I hit a bit of a snag. March Break. The kids were home, my routine was thrown off, the kids were eating treats, I wasn’t sleeping on my regular schedule…. 513 more words


The Humble Beet's Guide to Identifying a Fake Spinning Wheel

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Over the winter I learned how to spin fibre into yarn using a drop spindle. Spinning is one of those gloriously tedious activities you can zone out to for hours on end while you unknowingly bust through Netflix’s entire inventory and/or develop chronic, debilitating tendonitis, or at least some pretty calloused fingertips. 826 more words


How Big Is Your WAN?

The name WAN might not be very familiar to those of you who are home users of IT however it is something that you use everyday. 572 more words