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Pysanky 2011

April 30th, 2011

This post is a few days late, but I think better late than never. Easter is one of my very favorite times of the year because it means I’ll be honoring my Ukrainian grandmother’s tradition of creating lovely pysanky with my family and friends. Its an elaborate process involving beeswax, lit [...]

Happy Birthday, Olive!

April 24th, 2010

Sunday, April 25th is Olive’s 12th birthday. I remember 12 years ago how surprised we were when my mother’s dog, Charlie, had puppies because no one even knew she was pregnant. I was there the day my Olive was born, and I took her home with me only four weeks later. I [...]

The Bianchi pysanky of 2010!

April 5th, 2010

Sorry they are a day late… but better late than never!! Here are the eggs of 2010 – there are actually a few more, but they have already gone home with their owners so I can’t add them here…. Thank you again to everyone who came and made pysanky with me!!