Tuesday, November 6, 2012

hurricane finishes

 
 
 
these are the four potholders I ended up sewing and binding during hurricane Sandy. the two blue things are about 3 inches square filled with rice. I want to make a basket full of them to be used in gloves and mittens to warm hands when shoveling or out for a period of time waiting for the bus etc. You zap them in microwave for a few seconds (depending on microwave) to warm them and then the warmth will last a while on cold hands.
 
 
 
 
 
arent they the cutest? I know I will appreciate them when I am cleaning off my car to go to work at 6 am!

 
today I am thankful for enough food to be able to choose what I want to eat. many dont, especially those hit hard by Sandy.
 
What are you thankful for?

4 comments:

  1. Today I was very thankful for the hot chocolate I had in the supermarket cafe.I was cold to the bone and it was very welcome.xx

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  2. Ps.I might make a few of those hand warmers,great idea.xx

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  3. good ideas for those that have to go to work

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  4. Sounds like you put your hurricane time to great use! Love the mug rugs and rice hand warmers. Great idea! May have to try that one!

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