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KnyttWytch
Cambridge
Disabled knitter
Interests: History, wine, food, reading, yarn, dogs
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Nothing says Welcome Home like a murder. It’s official. Fortune Redding is out of the CIA and a newly minted resident of Sinful, Louisiana. She never expected her homecoming to be all apple pie and hugs, but a murder wasn’t on her list of things to deal with before she’d... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Sinful, Louisiana, is always a hotbed of activity, and despite the steamy heat, August is no exception. Godzilla is terrorizing the town, looking for a home-cooked meal, and Gertie is worried someone will take the gator out before she can get him under control. Francine has a situation of her... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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In the small village of Kilbane, County Cork, Ireland, Naomi’s Bistro has always been a warm and welcoming spot to visit with neighbors, enjoy some brown bread and tea, and get the local gossip. Nowadays twenty-two-year-old Siobhán O’Sullivan runs the family bistro named for her mother, along with her five... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Too many suspects can be as bad as no suspects at all… Lark Davis, horse trainer and reluctant amateur sleuth, is sure that her crime-solving days are behind her. At least that’s what she told her grandmother. However, when her Homeowners Association President and owner of the local hardware store... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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When a peddler finds a partially mutilated body of a stranger, the unlikely duo of a young scholar and a local women’s doctor once more join forces to discover who killed him and why. In probing the highly gendered world of early Ming China, unanticipated questions surface, complicating their investigation.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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JJ McGregor and the Pismawallops PTA are back in action! JJ has a new job at the library, which allows her to pay her bills. That ought to make her happy, but with all those books to shelve, the PTA to run, and a 16-year-old son to raise, there’s never... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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With preparations for her upcoming wedding to handsome Wes Wesson, a Center City police lieutenant, on track and her DIY Bridal Crafts class at Hawkeye Haven's community center wrapped up, DIY Diva Laurel McMillan looks forward to a calm pre-nuptial week to finalize her wedding plans. There's only one problem:... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
wow stunning work there!
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on Quilt Group Friday... at Pots and Pins
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In Ming Dynasty China, a brilliant and determined young scholar Hong Shu-chang is on the verge of pulling his family out of poverty when his father and uncle are murdered. Facing destitution, yet unwavering in his quest to find their killers, Shu-chang takes a position as teacher in a nearby... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Ingredients 1 tbsp vegetable oil, plus a splash extra 1 onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 fresh rosemary sprig 2 tbsp sweet smoked paprika 250g red lentils 400g tin chopped tomatoes 1 litre vegetable stock (from a stock cube) 100g prepared kale Squeeze of lemon juice Crusty bread to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2019 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 1 tbsp vegetable oil 1 onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped thumb-sized piece of ginger, peeled and finely chopped 1 small pack coriander, stalks finely chopped, leaves roughly shredded 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground paprika 2 tsp garam masala 400g can chopped tomatoes 400g can... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2019 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Christmas is right around the corner. Fresh off the Christmas Pawrade and Central Park tree lightening, Honey Springs is buzzing with the excitement of the season. Roxy Bloom and Patrick Cane are hosting the ultimate Christmas Day Diner for all of their friends and family at The Bean Hive. Roxy... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Brooklyn has done everything she can to prepare for her nuptials with Derek and simply can't wait to start her new life with him. But things don't go as planned when Brooklyn's former college friends, Heather and Sara, show up at her bridal shower. Brooklyn is touched, however, when each... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
Welcome to the Maze of Mystery. Enter at your own risk! How to play: There will be no deadline to complete this challenge. Play at your leisure. Enter at the center bottom of the maze at #5. Turn left or right and wind your way to one of the three... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2019 at Book Challenges
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Brooklyn's oh-so-proper future in-laws are traveling from England to meet her, and if that's not enough to set her on edge, rumors abound that the charming Courtyard Shops across the street may be replaced by high-rise apartments. Their trendy neighborhood will be ruined unless Brooklyn and her fiancé, Derek Stone,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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It's the holiday season, but not everyone is jolly--especially not Vonne Barnett. Her dead body has been found near Victoria Square. Katie Bonner, the manager of Artisan’s Alley, happens to be at the tea shop Vonne's mother, Francine, owns when the news is delivered. Vonne left a trail of men... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Murder always ruins the best baked plans . . . Annie Hunter has a lot on her plate just before Christmas, but it’s not all sugar and spice and everything nice! With an open house at her aunt’s new Blackbird Bed and Breakfast, all Annie hopes for is a drama-free... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
1. Fatality by Firelight by Lynn Cahoon 2. Of Murder and Men by Lynn Cahoon 3. Steamed Open by Barbara Ross 4. Fashions Fade, Haunted Is Eternal by Rose Pressey 5. Spectacles by Sue Perkins 6. The Death of Lucy Kyte by Nicola Upson 7. Rivers of London Volume 5:... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2019 at Book Challenges
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It’s September 1902, and Mary MacDougall has fulfilled her greatest dream—opening her own detective agency. But the achievement doesn’t come without complication. Mary’s father insists that an older cousin come to work with her—as both secretary and minder. Jeanette Harrison pledges to keep the plucky sleuth away from danger, as... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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The lounge is still a tip!! But I am nibbling away at that and more to the point I am also nibbling away at my annual To Be Done list! Read 219 books (237/219) - done Read at least 150 books from my TBR list/pot (146/150) Do 13 new recipes... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2019 at Knyttwytch's Crafts and Stuff
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On her morning jog, Portia Paltrow comes upon the dead body of antiques store owner and college professor Owen Hill, sprawled across the back doorstep of Selma Parker's fabric and quilt shop on Elderberry Road. The site of their Saturday morning quilting bee just became a crime scene. Violent crime... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Fall is usually a relaxing time in Sea Harbor, but it’s turning out to be a busy season for Izzy Chambers Perry. Not only is she helping the Seaside Knitters make a magnificent throw to celebrate the fortieth wedding anniversary of her aunt and uncle, but she and her husband... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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I think I need to lose another stone or two before I start seeing a difference! But Dr Wytch and myself have started doing the 5:2 diet, neither of us are feeling deprived (yet!!!) and it seems to be nibbling away at the weight - fingers crossed that this works! Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2019 at Knyttwytch Health
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Everything’s coming up roses for Professor Emmeline Prather. Then the festival surrounding the exhibit of Shakespeare’s First Folio opens, bringing with it a tempest more dramatic than the bard’s. A grad student contends Shakespeare isn’t Shakespeare, setting off an acrid debate among scholars. But were they upset enough to kill... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Ingredients 300 g dried spaghetti 300 g broccoli 2 tsp red chilli in sunflower oil 200 g Philadelphia Light 120 ml semi-skimmed milk 200 g salmon fillet, cooked and flaked into chunks Instructions Cook the spaghetti in a large pan of boiling water according to the pack instructions. Trim the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2019 at Tempewytchrecipesdone