QueenRapunzel

Blog URL: http://queenrapunzel.com

I’m a nearing-thirty woman of passionate contradictions. I enjoy arts, outdoors, language and culture, knitting, sewing, thrift shops and flea markets, canoes, green grass, blue skies, musty old books, family, friends, and a good cup of tea.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tags: sewing, recipes, natural, parenting, , whole foods, natural parenting

Subscribe:

Blog Posts

New Blog on Dec 17, 2011 in UncategorizedI never quite got established here. Moving to a new home! www.hearthomeandfamily.blogspot.com Stop by for a visit!



The Little Sultan Has Arrived on Apr 7, 2010 in Why Women RockBaby boy #4 arrived healthy late in the night on February 7th!  Born peacefully at home, delivered by mom and dad in a warm birthing tub of water, with midwives Jeanne and Sarah attending.  Candles, snowflakes out the window in the midnight sky, an...



Chicken Broth or Stock on Jan 20, 2010 in RecipesMany recipes I have used call for a can of broth or for bouillon cubes. To save money and avoid unhealthy additives, like MSG, preservatives, and excessive sodium, I prefer to make my own broth. It is a very easy process and isn’t a fussy thi...



Knit Kufi Pattern on Dec 26, 2009 in KnittingTired of gauge swatches?  Want to knit a hat with your choice of yarn weight and needle size?  Try this top-down, no gauge kufi hat knitting pattern.  You can knit a traditional hat that covers the ears, or a kufi-style (above the ears).  Because...



Lemon Chicken Tagine on Dec 22, 2009 in RecipesTagine is the name of a traditional Moroccan pottery cooking dish.  The term may refer to the actual piece of pottery, to a tagine-specific recipe, and/or to this style of cooking.  I hope to blog more about this unique, healthy, natural, quick, an...



Quick Knit Elfin Hat on Dec 21, 2009 in KnittingI almost always knit in the round, and rarely use or a yarn thicker than DK or worsted…so I did this toddler hat with a bulky yarn, knit flat and seamed in the back, just to change things up a bit! It was fun to make and knitted up for a quick...