Monthly Archives: March 2015

Claude Moore Park: March

In honor of the 30-year anniversary of my family’s move to Sterling, I’d like to introduce you to Claude Moore Park, one of my favorite places. When we moved here, the 357-acre property–including two ponds, part of Vestal’s Gap Road, … Continue reading

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A sure sign of spring; a six-pack of delicate pansies, almost ready to be planted outdoors in honor of my grandmother’s birthday. But first, they’re good subjects for a little tea and watercolor time with my middle child. I treasure … Continue reading

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The Death Star Hat

This is a prime example of a happy accident. My husband asked me to make him this Crochet Death Star Cushion, so I pulled some grey yarn from my stash and began. Unfortunately, about two-thirds of the way through, I … Continue reading

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