Archives for April 2012

Yarn Along

The following post is by editor Kara Fleck.

This week”s Wednesday post is going to look a little different than usual.  I wanted to join in with Ginny of the lovely blog Small Things and share what I”m reading and what I”m knitting this week in the Yarn Along link up.

As my ten year old daughter Jillian has also picked up her knitting needles again recently, she wanted to share with you what she is knitting and reading as well.

Yarn along

Like Ginny, books are knitting are some of my favorite things.  It makes me so happy that they are some of my childen”s favorite things as well.  Yes, even knitting!  My ten year old has been knitting for just about half of her life now and my five and almost four year olds have been learning how to finger knit.  We like to make fiber a family affair.

What Jillian is knitting and reading

Knitting – a tie for her Daddy.  This was her idea, after taking a look at a necktie in the book Knits for Nerds.  She isn”t quite ready for the two color knitting the pattern calls for, but she is doing some textured knitting, alternating rows of stockinette stitch and garter stitch.

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Announcing the Simplify Your Family Life ebook sale

I“ve got a fun and budget-friendly opportunity to share with you today if you”ve been considering adding to your family/parenting book collection.  Corey from Simple Marriage and Mandi from Life…Your Way have brought together some of the top authors in the family life space with 38 ebooks covering a variety of topics related to family life.

From homemaking, cooking, parenting, and marriage to simple living, minimalism, and entrepreneurship, the Simplify your Family Life ebook sale has got you covered.

When purchased separately, these ebooks are worth $375, but for four days only, you can purchase the entire collection for just $29!

This collection is only available this week from 8 a.m. on April 16th to 8 a.m. on April 20th.  Alas, there will be no late sales offered. (So, if you”ve been on the fence, considering whether or not you want to add some of these titles to your ebook library,  this week is the time to act).

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Weekend links

Have a wonderful Sunday, friends!