Monthly Archives: November 2013

Purple Sweet Potatoes and Ginger from the Garden

I dug up several sweet potatoes the past couple of days and found the monster above. Today I decided to dig up the rest of my 4′ x 4′ plot and ended up with just under 24lbs.  I am going … Continue reading

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Crocheted Sweater Socks

I have been smitten with crocheting socks since I bought the pattern “Crocheted Seamless Sweater Socks” by Genevive on Ravelry ($4.95) four days ago. So much so that my  husband just asked where dinner was. Oops.  While running errands today … Continue reading

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Greeted this Morning by a Preying Mantis

I was out picking moringa pods this morning and was greeted with this, as Steve Irwin would say, glorious creature.  I ran in and grabbed my camera and was able to catch “her” doing her daily exercise.  I say her … Continue reading

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McCalls M6480 18″ Doll Purse and Fringe Boots

I have been wanting to sew the purse and boots from this pattern ever since I bough it, on sale of course.  I think it turned out very nice and will be sewing 2 more sets. I sewed view A.  … Continue reading

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Need Help Identifying Caterpillar

My green beans were not doing well so I started pulling them up and amending the soil.  I found this critter in the first bucket I dug up.  Does anyone know what it is.  I am not sure if this … Continue reading

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Rosemary, Lavender, Moringa, and Mint Shampoo/body Bar

When I first starting washing my hair with baking soda I really liked my hair.  However, as time has gone on I started developing a very dry scalp which I have never had before.  I then switched to my shampoo … Continue reading

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