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Recipe: Papaya Jelly

When I was growing up, we had papaya and mango trees growing near our apartment in Hawaii. We had guava trees with passion fruit vines entwined on them and even the stray pineapple, eaten warm, right off the plant. When I went shopping the other day, there were some papayas. They weren’t Hawaiian papayas, though. […] Read more…

Making Sauerkraut

I really like sauerkraut and it’s so good for you. You really haven’t had sauerkraut until you try it freshly made, though. You can get some fresh sauerkraut at more expensive food markets, but it’s so much less expensive to make it yourself. I have a German crock, but I don’t know. I really have […] Read more…

Making a Deco Mesh Wreath

About a year ago, I was over at my mom’s house and I saw this book on her table. She had become interested in this deco mesh stuff after her sister came to visit. When my aunt comes to visit, they do crafty things together. It’s what they do. Or, purchase the download HERE So, […] Read more…

Kim Guzman Book: Learn Double-Ended Tunisian Crochet

You already know how much I love double-ended Tunisian crochet, I’m sure. I have several patterns in the technique on my website. I love it so much that I even wrote a book on it! There are actually several different techniques within this one. The book starts off with some flat double-ended Tunisian crochet. This […] Read more…

Temperature Blanket Partial Update

This is a photo update of my project, but it really doesn’t look much different than my last photo. I can’t seem to fit the entire project at my photography station anymore and I’ll have to work out something different for future photos. I’ve completed 1/3 of my temperature blanket so far and I absolutely […] Read more…

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