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There’s things to love in Prague

old door 2There isn't much I run across in my travels that I haven't seen before in some way shape or form. But Prague managed to surprise me. I may have had some preconceived notions about what to expect from this country, but it taught me a new trick or two. For one, despite all the interesting architecture I've seen, Prague still had plenty that wowed me. more

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Learning & Photography Challenge 3KCBWDAY2

Knitting and Crochet Blog Week 3KCBWDAY2 During the last few months I've taken on a few crafty projects that are brand new to me. Dying, spinning yarn and photography have been a natural progression. They're all intertwined, really. During her last vacation to the U.S., mom suggested that she and I dye a few 4 oz. lengths of superwash merino roving. I've dyed wool fabric in the past but more

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I Like the Laiki

Laiki Shopping in Greece  One of the best things about Greece is the freshness of the food. Food is brought to the city through the traditional Laiki [Li Kee] - open air farmers markets that magically appear in a new Athens neighborhood each day of the week. The sidewalks suddenly lined with large orange umbrellas shading stacked  crates heaped with jewel colored more

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365 Photo Project

taking picturesAre you involved in a 365 photo project this year? For the first time, we're giving it a try.  We've both vowed to carry our cameras with us everywhere and to become better acquainted with them in the process. Plus, what a fun photojournal of our year we'll compile! The popular 365 project is the concept of capturing a photo of your life every more

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A Little Grey Cowl

Scarborough Knitted Scarf  Seriously, this Stockholm Scarf pattern makes such a beautiful cowl! If you read my Come Cowl Along post, you know that I really cut the size of this project to meet the two little skeins of Ella Rae Extrafine Heathers I had on hand. (Only 170ish yards). Using larger needles opened it up a bit, which is just right for the warmer weather parts more

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