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And the winners are

Becky wins the apron and party book with her $100 bid and Ashley wins the scarf with her bid of $55.  Together, we raised $155!  And it couldn't have been done without ALL of your bids, so thank you so very much for showing your love and concern for the Nielsons!  You really came through, guys.  […]

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show your love – auction #2: patchwork scarf

Due to the awesome response to the apron, I decided, rather last-minute, to put up a second auction item.  Again a little nervous, but hopeful that I'll have company today.  So, here it is: a yummy patchwork scarf that is my little fabric stash victory of the season – so much so that I am sad to […]

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for the nielsons – auction #1: retro print half apron

**UPDATE #2- SECOND AUCTION ITEM: due to the response to the apron, I will be posting an additional handmade goody for auction (I'll be up late and waking early so wish me luck). Thank you for your bids so far, sweet readers! Preparing for this post, I was reading through older posts from Stephanie's and CJane's […]

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For a good cause: Tune in Tomorrow

What I love about the blogging community is that we rally around our fellow bloggers when it's most important.  By now you have probably heard of the terrible plane crash that left one killed and two seriously injured.  The couple, Stephanie and Christian Nielson, are parents of four young children.  Christian is burned over 30% of his body […]

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SuperMom Lite: homemade baby food

So here's the scoop:  Between Evyn and Ashlyn, I have experienced several disappointing attempts at being SuperMom.  Take breastfeeding – with Evyn, oh the pain!  It was an awful mess that lasted five weeks until the nurse practicioner finally gave me permission to quit (she was gracious enough to see that I needed someone to […]

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