St. Patrick’s Day Cozy

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LAST DAY TO ENTER! St Patricks Day Giveaway


Thanks so much to Lisa of Teddy Wing’s Crochet Toy Patterns!

The other day I was looking for some unique St Patrick’s Day crochet ideas.  It wasn’t long before I landed on this adorable wreath pattern.  I contacted Lisa of Teddy Wing’s Crochet Toy Patterns and she kindly offered to donate a copy of this lovely pattern for one lucky winner!

Please be sure to give Lisa a PDA (public display of affection ;)) by visiting her over at her Facebook Page and if you love what you see be sure to like her page!

It’s cute, it’s new and it’s super easy to enter!  CLICK TO ENTER NOW!

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Bean and Corn Salsa with Fresh Cilantro

I love quickies in the kitchen and this recipe is super fast and easy.

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I made this for the first time when we had last minute company coming.  I searched through the pantry and found black beans, corn and a little bit of salsa!  This combination worked in a pinch and was quite good, but next time I added more fresh ingredients and WOW it was delicious 🙂 Continue reading “Bean and Corn Salsa with Fresh Cilantro”


Today we had a huge snow storm here.  It started early yesterday with just a few flakes, the sky was dark and gloomy and the air was very cold and crisp.   As I ran errands I was thinking about all the things I wanted to make when I got home, to the warmth of my cozy living room and fireplace. The boys (all three of them) were there so I knew I wouldn’t have a lot of time to spend crocheting.

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