haldecraft — Florida

The Florida Fiber-In 2015

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Hey, Floridians (or those willing to travel)! Put this in your calendars for this next weekend -- The 12th Annual Florida Fiber-In (Guess who'll have a booth again this year?) September 18-20, 2015 Allure Resort International Drive (same place as last year) 8444 International Drive, Orlando FL 32819 Reservations: (407) 345-0505 Ravelry group; website; Facebook page; Yahoo group (the way it started and still the most active way to contact other members) In ceramics, I'll be bringing yarn bowls, yarn cups, and of course items from both the Marie and Grace collections. I'm also in the process of making some...

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How I spent my day off

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I don't take a large number of days off (you've all heard this song before). But on those rare occasions when I *do* take a day off, I play hard. That Poor Man and I went and spent the day at the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens back in June. If you follow me on Instagram, you might remember -- we got stuck in the rain in a gazebo at the end of a path, near a waterfall. It was just a terrible way to spend half an hour (I'm kidding, it was heavenly). We went to the gardens for a couple of reasons....

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Giving back/paying it forward

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I've never had the kind of money set aside where I could do random large donations to charities or non-profits that represent something I believe in, so to offset that lack I've always tried to be generous with my time. I've volunteered at many organizations here and there throughout the years. Since starting HaldeCraft, though, while having my eye on a couple of different agencies I'd like to be volunteering my time with, regretfully I don't have the time. But I do know of a non-profit group here in town that takes donations, and some of the things on their...

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