Monthly Archives: May 2012

Make your own curry powder

I used to buy pre-made curry powder, but not anymore. Like so many things that come in bottles or boxes; curry powder is another one of those things that is so easy to make on your own and it is … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day card for my mom

Just a peak at the Mother’s Day card I made for my mom this year. I also like to doodle on the front and back sides of the envelope. Do you make cards? Sincerely, Emily  

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Sunday Photos: Brown

Brown is the color today over at Not Dabbling in Normal.  Head over there to see more fun and interesting ways of looking at brown. Here are a few more “browns” in my life: Making your own curry powder is … Continue reading

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Make your own: Ginger Beer

Today I am posting over at Not Dabbling in Normal about making your own ginger beer. Have you made ginger beer? Sincerely, Emily

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A new drying rack

When we had our new windows put in I kept all the screens to use for a drying rack. I had an idea of how I wanted it built and I talked with my husband about it. He started working … Continue reading

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Trying to keep up with the humingbirds

Last summer was so so very dry and without rain even the native plants where having a hard time putting out blooms. I keep two birdbaths filled with water for the other birds, but I had not put up hummingbird … Continue reading

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Mr. and Mr. and Mrs. Toad

Mr. Toad finally came out of hiding earlier this month and I have been keeping a close eye on him. On the evening of May 6th I heard the leapord frogs talking outside. I have heard frogs in the evening … Continue reading

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