Tuesday, August 30, 2011

hurricane knitting charity, Forest Farm Nursing Center












shells on the beach pattern


actually crocheting, got 3 afghans done in 2 days due to loss of power, i did read though



3 afghans folded and piled up


Friday, August 26, 2011

charity projects, hospital






peach, pink and lavender afghans for the hospital

childrens ward



booties and hat for infant ward

charity projects, forest farm items




bright pinks and varigated yarn for an afghan









big blocks afghan






red/white and blue afghan and multi color afghans

Monday, August 15, 2011

charity projects, forest farm items

knit white and multi color layette and

little blocks afghan















pink and white layette

shells on the beach afghan










lilac layette and little blocks afghan








camo layette

Friday, August 5, 2011

charity projects, hospital



crochet shells on the beach multi stripe afgha



knit little blocks varigated blues afghan





11 booties and one hat

charity projects, forest farm items





queen size afghan shells on the beach pattern










2 lap sized afghans





one ripple crochet queen size afghan

Thursday, August 4, 2011

no auction bids so all goes to charity



Irish Fisherman knit afghan:

Handmade, machine wash and dry.
Each set of patterns tells a tale which is described on a sheet of paper enclosed with each afghan. These afghans are perfect for a damp summer night as well as a chilly cold winters night. Perfect for housewarming gifts or a wedding or anniversary or even a special friend's birthday. Can be used as a shawl/stole. Off white 32" x 52"




Knit white baby layette and afghan:

white layette set:

sweater
hat with pom pom
blue and pink headbands
booties
ripple white knit afghan

this comes with tissue paper, a welcome baby gift bag and a card.







crochet shells on the beach browns and whites lap afghan, 27 x 44, machine wash and dry.








crochet shells on the beach shades of browns afghan, 34 x 48 machine wash and dry

Monday, August 1, 2011

movies i watched may +

transformers, revenge of the fallen
eat pray love
gullivers travels
adventureland
land of the lost
the fourth kind
dear john
opposite day
the pledge
cash!
a marine story
true grit
jack goes boating
crazy heart
go with it
resident evil: afterlife
inception
tyler perry why did i get married too?
cross over
my last 5 girlfriends
the wild stallion
chasing 3000
big fan
party monsters
white lightenin
shadows and lies
source code
lottery ticket
baby on board
falling for grace
the break up artist
not since you
starstruck
night of the museum, battle of the smithsonian
fat sick and nearly dead
skyline

books i read in july 2011

for nothing by Nicholas Denmon
A Light in the Window- The Mitford Years, Volume 2 by Jan Karon
True Compass- A Memoir by edward Kennedy
In Another Man's Bed by Francis Ray
Who Put the Butter in Butterfly by David Feldman
The Golden Deer by Margarett Hodges
the rivers of babylon by nelson demille
love song by charlotte bingham
lake news by barbara delinsky
when light breaks by patti henry callahan
The Color of Heaven By Julianne MacLean
the dangers of gingerbread cookies by lori lavine
gingerbread cookie and gunshots by leslie myers
Gingerbread Cookie Murder BY Joanne Fluke
Intimate by Elizabeth Gage
tough cookie by diane mott davidson
Catch of the Day by Whitney Lyles
brides gone wild by cathy linsess
so caught up in you by beverly grant
heaven can't wait by pam leclair
the wedding party by Whitney Lyles
I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew by Dr. Seuss
Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss
Here's a Little Poem- A Very First Book of Poetry by Jane Yolen
Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor by Lisa Kleypas
beachcombers by nancy thayer
Driftwood Summer by Patti Callahan Henry
These High, Green Hills- The Mitford Years, Volume 3 by Jan Karon
Chicken Soup for the Soul- Christmas Cheer- Stories about the Love, Inspiration, and Joy of Christmas--Our 101 Best Stories by Jack Canfield
fire and ice by julie garwood
tribute by nora roberts
44 charles street by danielle steel
a christmas grace by anne perry
the night remembers by kathleen eagles
christmas in the barn by margaret wise brown
mcbroom tells a lie by Sid Fleischmann
nibble nibble poems for children by margaret wise brown
the little island
the runaway bunny
a kiss at midnight by eloisa james
pay it forward by catherine hyde
how the grinch stole christmas by dr. seuss
horton hears a who
horton hatches the egg
hooray for diffendoofer day
gerald mcboing boing
The Big Rock Candy Mountain by wallace stehner
brotherly love by pete dexter
crystal lineby anne mccaffrey