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Wool - dyed and knittedinto longies

by becsom on Fri Feb 05, 2010 8:29 pm
The first lot of Merino wool I bought online, together with some sachets of Kool-Aid.
LOADS of photos - again, to remind myself how I did it (my children stole my memory via my placenta :| )

1. A quick wash in soapy water to remove lanolin, then transferred into a bowl containing water with about a cup-full of white vinegar.
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a few thoughts.

by winniewheresmypooh on Wed Mar 02, 2011 8:01 am
4+2

Feeling so tired in the evenings the last couple of days. Before I was :pregnant: with this one I was thinking 'I'm sure that tiredness I felt was a state of mind and that I can just get on with things regardless' but no. It is like nothing I have felt before. I just have to close my eyes. I don't even sleep just enter some sort of trace like state.

Feeling a bit odd because I have...

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My latest projects

by Bernadette on Thu Aug 02, 2012 2:27 pm
Well it took me a bit, but have just realise that the CNT is back up and running. I did miss it but I did get more sewing and less computer over the last few weeks!!

Ella got her little dress which I was really happy with and fits her brilliantly (back view)



After this, Fin has had 2 more pairs of spiderman shorts (blue & white) and Patrick has had...

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CSP stash

by fivefourfour on Thu Dec 22, 2011 11:35 am
Light flow:
4 x LoobyLu (fleece backed) (9 inch, obv)

Medium flow:
5 x Little Gumnut slimbos (fleece backed) (11.5 inch, bamboo velour)

Heavy flow:
2 x Homestead Emporium Heavy wrap wing pads (11 inch, obv)
- Mon Cheri
- mystic rainbow gem

4 x epicerma overnight pads (10 inch, cotton flannel)
- orange with '70s floral
- purple with black spots...

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The end of weaning?!

by Slebro on Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:43 pm
Well, since I last blogged a long long time ago we have had lots of ups and downs with ds's sleep. As time has gone on, people have been more and more surprised that ds still didn't sleep well (the paranoid part of me says more and more disbelieving) and surprised I was still feeding him, especially at night (a big part of survival, so far as I was concerned). Every few steps forward he has taken towards sleeping for longer than an hour or two have always been short lived and interrupted by teething,...

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