Author Archives: MrsDOF

About MrsDOF

A gal with a kind heart. Married to a nice guy. Empty Nest. Part-time flexible job in the public school system. Loves to work with yarn.

Keeping Hands Busy

last year, I found a pattern for a crocheted stocking ornament and worked up enough to give away 6 dozen Almost met that this month too, and might pass by the time the actual day gets here Will have to … Continue reading

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Some Glam for the door

I bought $10 worth of Raffle Tickets at the Band Craft Sale at West High School. this is the prize I won !! Not sure who would be the builder/ Donor, but so much effort went into it ~~love and … Continue reading

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Latest Baby Blankie

this is on its way to my grand-nephew Beau I’m told the colors are nice for a little boy, especially one whose Daddy is a great outdoorsman. ~~love and Huggs, Diane

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New Addition to Extended Family

baby boy Beau William born 09 November 2012 (same birth date as astronomer Carl Sagan) to my nephew Danny and his wife Allison

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All I want is a small covering

While finish washing the breakfast dishes in the sink, I knicked the tip of my left index finger a bit on the drain cover. Some bleeding, but a bandage is needed if I want to keep using my crochet hook … Continue reading

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Lost and Found: gotta Appreciate my Mister’s Request

Well, Folks, my dear Husband says I should write about the $5, the story of which is almost a month old, and has been told out loud at least 3 times. Just a minute while I clean the grease off … Continue reading

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Trying to Catch Up

A couple weeks ago, a donation bag came my way. About a gallon size, it was full of little balls of 4-ply cotton yarn. I parked it on top of the bin in the Crafts Room (aka the room where … Continue reading

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A really green April

The weather has been crazy lately, and the flowers and plants in the yard are quite confused. Did a little walk around the property before Husband did some mowing. He left standing a few of the flowers because butterflies were … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung!

We have had warm weather for awhile now. I was across the yard talking to a neighbor, when I looked back at my house. I don’t often see that window from over there– usually I am looking out it. Oh, … Continue reading

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And a Good Morning to You

Today I am home, after checking the SubFinder ‘Do Not Disturb’ box. My head aches as if a cold is coming on. Being with little children ramps up the germs available for catching. I heard Husband get up and do … Continue reading

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