Monthly Archives: October 2011

Homeschooling photos

Here are some photos of the Spanish homeschooling we’ve been doing recently.   The large drawings of people have labels referring to the Spanish names for the garments of clothing they are wearing.

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Star candles

Here are some beautiful star shaped beeswax candles my friend and I made.  I bought both the candle molds and the beeswax at Sellwood Homesteading Suppy.  I hope to make several of these for Thanksgiving.

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Bike helmet basket completed

Here is a picture of the bike helmet basket that I crocheted.   I handspun the dark yarn from wool roving.

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Canning this harvest season

Canned bread and butter pickles today (made some banana nut spice muffins too).  My stepdaughter helped a lot with the pickles.  She cut all the cukes and participated in every step.  We did math in our minds, we did addition … Continue reading

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Bread and Butter

Bread and Butter Pickles 7 jars

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