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Photo credit

Thanks to Dad Huttar for the beautiful header photo. He and mom took this and other great photos during their visit here last month. Photo is of our oak canopy with the sun shining on the fall leaves at the top. Gorgeous. Speaking of beautiful photos, I have discovered Gilbert Lennox Photography in recent months, … Continue reading »

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Happy International Tatting Day!

Getting ready to celebrate with many tatting friends in the Online Tatting Class! Join us in tatting today. Info on tatting and International Tatting Day:

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Yogurt success!

A few years ago I tried my hand at making yogurt. The first few times I met with great success. Then suddenly I had two or three tries that ended with a crock pot of whey with about a half inch of yogurt. 🙁 Thankfully, the whey was great in smoothies and soups and other … Continue reading »

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Book a month in 2014

Today I ran across this blog post which challenged me to come up with a non-fiction book list of my own for 2014. The blogger has some great books from last year as well as this year. When I first saw the post, I thought, “That should be easy, I read a lot of books … Continue reading »

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In everything give thanks

Blessed Thanksgiving to each of you! We are so grateful for our family, our friends, and most of all our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ! The Huttars

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We finally updated our website to forward everyone here to our blog until we can rebuild our website. The website has been mostly broken for months. Sorry to those who have gone to our web address and found an outdated photo and not much else. We will try to get more up there in coming … Continue reading »

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Birth of Dogwood Designs

Last weekend we participated in our first Craft Show. It was a small one that a friend had organized near our home. Seemed a long shot that we would be able to find enough to show, but in the end we decided to go for it. I made some crocheted items, the older girls made … Continue reading »

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Weaving finished

Here is the finished project, as promised! It was great fun to weave and I can’t wait to start the next project: tea towels. Unfortunately, I have other projects that must be finished first, so it will have to wait. More on that project when I get it warped and start weaving. 🙂 Kate

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Completely warped!

  Some will know exactly what I am talking about. Others may think I’m talking about my new Kromski harp loom. You will all be right. 🙂 On Saturday, I finally managed to get my rigid heddle loom warped. I had been rather intimidated by the seemingly endless steps to warping the loom. Much more … Continue reading »

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