Big and Tiny Trees

Oh, Christmas tree! This weekend, we took the kids to the same Christmas tree farm we always went to when I was a kid. Summer’s lies just outside of town, tucked between beautiful, rolling hills. It was strange to be there without snow; usually, … Continue reading

Apples for Sauce and the Most Compact PC Ever

A relaxing, rainy weekend at home was just what the doctor ordered for our family; each kid got to host a sleepover, complete with French toast and sausage breakfast. Since we’ve agreed that I’ll knit for the kids on Sunday, here’s … Continue reading

Knitcircus Podcast #15

Please note: the California Revival Knits giveaway is still going on all this weekend! Make sure to comment for your chance to win! Knitcircus Podcast #15 Amy and Jaala get yoked, try local beer and talk sock blanks. Listen … Continue reading

Newsletter: Brownies and Blondies Recipes

Just in case you didn’t see it in your inbox, this week’s Knitcircus News gives you a Tropical Blondie recipe from Knitcircus Recipe Czar Bezzie, and a wheat-free brownie recipe that’s a family favorite around our place. Download the recipes from the … Continue reading
April 10, 2012 by Knitcircus

Valentine’s Treats

Inspired by Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream at TNNA  this summer, I've been experimenting with ice cream making lately, and here are the two biggest winners; delicious desserts to share with your special person (or people). The one above is Blackberry Ice Cream; … Continue reading
February 06, 2012 by Knitcircus

Apple Season

My dad knows of an abandoned apple orchard, and he and the kids went harvesting last week. They brought back literally a bushel of apples! They may not all be pretty to look at, but we figured they'd make great … Continue reading
September 30, 2011 by Knitcircus

Miss Megan and Hat Circus

Hey, if you all enjoy food as much as I do (and I think you do…) please help my friend Miss Megan by voting for her Chocolate Caramel Cake post in the Project Food Blog contest! Miss Megan's a fun-loving … Continue reading
September 23, 2010 by Knitcircus

Eclipse winner and the Smoothie of Desire

Yes, we have a winner! and I was so excited by the deliciousness of this raspberry concoction that I have to share it with you. First, the audiobook winner is the lucky Anita F! All you Twilight fans out there, … Continue reading
July 01, 2010 by Knitcircus

Summer Cooking extravaganza

Okay, I can't quite explain why, except that preparing for the kids to be home all summer has put me in a kind of must-plan-ahead batten-down-the hatches mode, but I've just been reading recipe books and thinking about food a … Continue reading
June 15, 2010 by Knitcircus

Cornbread! And giveaways galore.

Friday food fun as Miss T and I continue our cooking collaboration! Miss T and I thought it'd be fun to share our family recipes and try out each other's; our first team cooking/bogging party was my Challah recipe. For … Continue reading