Friday, June 1, 2012

The Deputy’s Duty

The Deputy’s Duty by Terri Reed

This is the last in the series Fitzgerald Bay, and I loved it. Just wish they would keep the series going, it’s really good, lots of action, with great characters. Loved the ending.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

The Black Sheep’s Redemption

The Black Sheep’s Redemption Lynette Eason

Great Book, great characters, great read!

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Group Project Square #3

Group Project Square #3@ N.L. Banks 2003

I don't know if this product is still made, but you can use 2 strands of rug yarn, and it would work, but may be a bit smaller.

This pattern uses Elmore-Pisgah's Double Worsted Weight Yarn.

Row 1: ch 33, 2 dc in 5th chain from hook, *skip 2 ch, 1hdc in nex6t ch, skip 2 ch, 5 dc in next ch (shell made) repeat from * across row, end, 3dc in last ch, ch 1 turn.

Row 2: Working in front loops, work 1 hdc in same place, *5 dc in next hdc, 1 hdc in top of shell, repeat from * across row, end 1hdc in top of turning ch, ch 3, turn.

Row 3: working in back loops, work 2dc in same place, * 1hdc in top of shell, 5dc in next hdc, repeat from * across row, end 3dc in top of turning ch, ch 1, turn.

Repeat rows 2 and 3 5x, total 13 rows. Ch 1, turn.

Last row working in front loops, s/s across shells, placing 3sc in hdc, fasten off, weave in thread. Do edging around square.

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Sunday, May 27, 2012

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Mom's Baked Yams

Mom's Baked Yams
this was always served at Christmas!

2 17 oz canned yams, drained (not sweet potatoes)
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 cup butter
2 cups small marshmallows

combine all ingredients expect marshmallows in 1 1/2 qt casserole dish, dot with butter, cover, abke at 375 degrees for 35 to 40 min. Sprinkle with the marshmallows, broil lighly.

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