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by hand London Hawaii Holly Jumpsuit Reveal

Today has proven to be a lovely day of running around, laughing with my kids and Eric, yummy food, playground time and, as you will see, blog photos! 400 more words

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Grandma's Lace Tablecloth

Hi, y’all.  I hope you haven’t thought I fell off the face of the earth.  I have been out of commission for about a month due to a family emergency.  225 more words



While my recent posts have all been about cross stitch or knitting, I do other crafts as well.  Lately I’ve been in the mood to do some papercrafting, and have made three cards I wanted to show off. 95 more words

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Rest From A Completed Project

My life is full of projects to be completed – little ones and big ones.

Every day is full of the little projects:

  • Laundry is not complete until I have folded it, put it away and ironed items that require it.
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Bridesmaid Dress Before and After


How to wear a pastel yellow bridesmaid dress again: dye it black and hope for the best. I don’t have a true Before picture of this dress because I shortened it by a couple inches before realizing I hadn’t taken any photos. 465 more words


Fate of the beanie babies

What I Wore to Work Today: March 12, 2015
Blouse:  Ann Taylor
Pants: Goodwill
Shoes: Payless

Last summer my mother mailed me a beanie baby she found, Ziggy the zebra date of birth 12-24-95, thinking my dog might enjoy playing with it. 161 more words


Vintage-style denim pants from Simplicity 3688

My second attempt at Simplicity 3688 is a success.

This is a distinct improvement over my first go at the pattern. Nearly two years ago, I tried (with a few tragically cut corners) a fitting technique that didn’t work out for me. 774 more words

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