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Of Mice And Men

While in Florence, Hitty Hedydd attended a performance of John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men” at the Historic Shoals Theatre. It was, actually, the reason for the visit. 96 more words

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Unraveling

A journey northward offered Hitty Hedydd an always welcome opportunity to investigate yet another knitting establishment, this time in beautiful, historic Florence, Alabama. They had skeins in just the right sizes for a small wooden doll. 60 more words

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Candlemass

Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. 32 more words

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X Marks the Spot

“The art of marking was brought to perfection many years ago, and if our great grandmothers could but see the meagre attempts made by us now-a-days, I fancy they would have some contempt for the system by which our needlework abilities are tested.”

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Simple play: Paint

Today’s simple play theme was PAINT

The Kirbster has been asking me to paint these little wooden clothes pins for a few weeks now.  I bought them awhile back for a craft project and the bag has been sitting in a craft drawer since then, so what better day to paint them than today? 119 more words