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Saturday, April 18, 2009

Louise Dahl Wolfe

Louise Dahl-Wolfe
She was the most celebrated Photographers of 30's,40's & 50's
Born in 1895 in San Francisco she died 1989
Her work and more about her:
http://www.staleywise.com/collection/dahl_wolfe/dahl_wolfe.html#
Quote by~Abraham Lincoln
"most folks are about happy as they
make up their minds to be".

Facts
A recent study at Harvard has shown that eating chocolate can actually help you live longer!
President Bush and Saddam Hussein both have their shoes made by the same Italian shoemaker!
Check your map! The Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal is farther East than the Atlantic entrance.
Farmers in England are required by law to provide their pigs with toys!
The Bank of America was originally the Bank of Italy!

Tip
When making recycled paper instead of using only newspaper add some scraps of construction paper to add some color. Even try adding a couple drops of food coloring to the mixture!
Prevent dead grass patches in the spring by removing leaves on your lawn during the fall and winter months. If you don't want to use a rake, you can use a lawnmower or a leaf blower.
Recipe
On the grill
Hoppin John and ham
4 sheets (12x18-inches each) Reynolds Wrap Heavy Duty Aluminum Foil
1/2 to 3/4 pound ham, cut in 3/4–inch cubes
2cups cooked rice
1 can (15 oz.) black eyed peas, rinsed and drained
1 can (14 1/2 oz.) diced tomatoes with onion and garlic
1 green bell pepper, chopped
1 teaspoon hot sauce
PREHEAT oven to 450°F or grill to medium-high.
Combine ham, rice, peas, tomatoes, green pepper and hot sauce.CENTER one-fourth of mixture on each sheet of Reynolds Wrap Heavy Duty Aluminum Foil. BRING up foil sides. Double fold top and ends to seal packet, leaving room for heat circulation inside. Repeat to make four packets.BAKE 10 to 15 minutes on a cookie sheet in oven OR GRILL 7 to 12 minutes in covered grill. Serve with additional hot sauce, if desired.
Number of Servings: 4

Crafts and Tutorials
Round altered box tutorial
http://homeliving.blogspot.com/

Embroidery free Elephant pattern
http://soseptember.blogspot.com/2009/03/test_24.html

Reversible Flowerpot wrap tutorial
http://soseptember.blogspot.com/

You can make with the tissue paper of old sewing patterns.
http://craftingagreenworld.com/2009/04/15/reuse-sewing-pattern-tissue-paper/

T Shirt waving tutorial
http://www.alphamom.com/holiday/2009/04/tshirt_weaving_for_earth_day_1.php

Paper mache bowls
http://mollychicken.blogs.com/my_weblog/2006/04/alternatives_to.html

Weighted pincushion tutorial
http://sewmamasew.com/blog2/?p=765

Vintage pillowcase Lunchbox Tutorial
http://www.ohfransson.com/oh_fransson/2008/03/vintage-pillowc.html

Go make something !
Have a blessed day and remember to be a blessing !

4 comments:

Glenn said...

Cool pics at the Dahl Wolfe site! I like the pic you featured...with the cat LOL Great job hon :-)

Gingerbread said...

I think you picked the best picture, it is very artistic, and the cat adds a nice touch. Thanks for the links I always like going through these. Bests wishes Julie.C

Amber said...

Come over when you get a chance, you are the winner of the Mystery Giveaway on my blog!

Corinne said...

Thank you so much for the links! You have found so many gems - I am thrilled to be included.
Corinne