Monthly Archives January 2017

Twiddlemuffs

Categories: Crochet.

Have you heard of a twiddle muff?  I had to look it up the first time I heard of it.  It’s a hand muff (either knit or crochet) designed to be a stimulating activity patients for suffering from dementia. It’s a double thickness and the items attached can be joined in right as you are knitting or crocheting or attached when finished.  You use different textures of yarns and different stitches to provide a tactile experience. I used crochet as it worked up very quickly.  I cast on 55 stitches and worked the inside in rows of double crochet until it reached
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‘Soup”er Sunday – Sausage and Bean Soup

Categories: 'Soup'er Sunday and Recipes.

It’s time for another “Soup”er Sunday recipe. There is nothing like comfort food on a really cold day. I recently made a sausage and bean soup.  This really isn’t homemade soup as most of the ingredients come right from the can and just get all mixed in and cooked together.  But sometimes you just need a quick hearty meal to make. Serve with nice crusty bread for a tasty dinner.  Ingredients: -1 lb. of sausage (you can use whatever type you like depending on how spicy you like your soup) -half cup of chopped celery -quarter cup of chopped onion -mushrooms, the recipe
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