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Mar. 5, 2012 6:43 pm 
Updated: Apr. 1, 2014 3:26 pm
A co-worker underwent chemo therapy she had lost some hair making it very thin looking on top..So I whipped up these hats for her. I will update the different styles I make :O) Please understand I was using yarn I had on hand to do the test patterns so the regular sets I will make for her… MORE
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Jan. 8, 2012 11:28 am 
Updated: Jun. 18, 2013 6:48 pm
I had a few people suggest a scarf w/ a hat attached so here is a hoodie & scarf that I created what you think? ...It went together very quickly only issue is a pointy part in the back after whip stitching it together...Thanks for looking.... MORE
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Jan. 2, 2012 4:01 pm 
Updated: Jan. 3, 2012 8:32 pm
Crocheted this Burgundy Hoodie Cowl to keep from having both a hat and a neck warmer this is for an requested order. This pattern I came up with myself and it seem pretty good not great but with a few adjustment round/rows it should work out well. They are the same cowl just the second … MORE
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Dec. 27, 2011 7:46 pm 
Updated: Dec. 31, 2011 2:15 pm
Started with a chain of 34 but next time I think I will do less as it seems too BIG (to wide) so maybe around 28.. I wanted to create a scarf for my dad that he didn't have to worry about loosing it just slide right over your head and down your less inches to get in the way or… MORE
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Dec. 21, 2011 1:51 pm 
Updated: Jan. 1, 2012 7:26 am
The set  was made with some fine baby yarn in a nice pale pink I used 2 strands  to get a nice thick strand & a size M then L hook when needed and  use up lots of baby yarns laying around that I picked up at thrift  stores...I plan to give it to my set to my co-worker for her daughter  for… MORE
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Dec. 12, 2011 8:15 pm 
Updated: Jan. 2, 2012 7:24 am
A quick scrappy yarn crochet project that will come in handy if you have those HOT IRON SKILLETS. They whip up in less then 15 mins. I will be whipping up alot of these to use up lots of scrap yarn.SO WHAT DO YOU THINK???????   Maybe you will be one of the Lucky people who will get this in… MORE
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Nov. 24, 2011 8:25 am 
Updated: Nov. 28, 2011 3:02 pm
I find this mulitcolor purple hat to be still to big..I love this hat I need to have someone take a picture of me wearing so you can really see how it fits on a person head it is so pretty :O) love this new pattern better then the pattern I was using for the mulitcolor one..pattern is a… MORE
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Nov. 19, 2011 7:28 am 
Updated: Dec. 30, 2011 6:33 pm
I want to see if I could make a slouchy hat well after switching hooks 3 times and ripping it out 3 times I got it done. I plan to try a different pattern just to give it a try but this worked well however I changed the last few rows to SC with a decrease since I couldn't figure out how to do… MORE
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Sep. 13, 2011 1:27 pm 
Updated: Sep. 14, 2011 1:31 pm
1 cup of steel cut oatmeal3-4 cups of water in crockpot on low 4-5 hrs. Yields 5 (1/2 cup portions)I am able to purchase steel cut oatmeal in bulk at Sprouts usually when on sale for 50 cents a pound regular price $1.00 a pound...Cheaper then any where else...most places are $5.99 for 24… MORE
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Sep. 10, 2011 12:01 pm 
Updated: Sep. 11, 2011 2:23 pm
Well I took a different pattern and made that style it worked up alot better with only 2 row changes using a smaller crochet hook :O) to get it tighter around the face I think the next one I crochet I will use a smaller hook for the whole snood so what you guys think of the snood?? MORE
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About Me
I am a single parent of a teenage who likes life simple and down home w/ out it being HOT or spicey. I am not here in impress anyone. You can reach me any time at jayashiangel on gmail. I got bored a while back and wanted to learn to blog so here is a link to that as well...
My favorite things to cook
I cook real food not all the fancy plated kind. Meat/potatoes/bread/veggies.I enjoy baking as well. Snacks to fill the munch hole....I also make recipes that can replace store bought Box/Jar/Bottle items. That I can make in my home. From Simple Syrup to Mexican flavor Rice Mixes.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Teaching my child to be able to read/review and cook a recipes. My family likes to keep things very simple be yet tasty with quick style meals that anyone can make. Currently have a master list of meals we like or what you can make with a specific type of meat.
My cooking triumphs
Getting my daughter to plan a dinner for me with out being asked and cooking it and serving it.. :)Dec 2008 !!But the kitchen was a mess after:)
My cooking tragedies
I am a left over user upper and I attempted to feed my fiance leftover sloppy joe in Taco salad didn't fly...I loved it lol:) But then I am crazy that way...
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