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Yearly Archives: 2006

It’s a Beanie!

Let me start by saying I have a lot I want to tell you, but I have to stew in my thoughts a little before putting them all out here.  The Army is about to give my husband back to me.  Yes, I am elated! Ecstatic!  But it turns out the end also brings a […]

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Munchkin Picks Pumpkins

My mom arrived for a visit this weekend, and we spent an afternoon in the pumpkin patch at a local farm.  We brought home four pumpkins: three to decorate as Daddy, Mommy, and E. in anticipation of Daddy’s homecoming; and one for scooping and getting mucky.  The farm has a lot to offer and I […]

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FeedSack Purse

Reversible FeedSack Purse made for Mom to the same friend who asked for the camo booty bag.  She loves to quilt using vintage feedsacks, and picked these two from her collection.  Pretty soon this entire family will be sporting bags I’ve made!  They’re a neat family…

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“Oh, yeah – I got a bronze star” JCalled18Oct06

J. called and I was SO excited to hear his voice.  I LOVE talking to him. (what’s with the ALL CAPS?)  Lately he has been more open about his feelings.  Some of the things he has to say are sad and frustrating, but I’m glad he is able to say them. Today my normally quiet […]

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It’s All So 50’s…

Reversible apron in "Berries & Bows" fabric from another Sew Domestic night with the girls. I used my New Machine – thanks to Mom and Nana (more on Miss Janome MC 4900 later)! We all made aprons, inspired by a vintage apron pattern I have.  We spent the evening sewing and gabbing about our husbands, […]

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