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Published! (see p. 76) Flour Power: Flour-Sack-Turned-Market Bag

Honestly, I’ve actually been published a couple of times, and for some reason have never shared.  But this time I promised myself I’d post it… See how it’s all pixelated?  That’s because it’s a crappy cell phone picture. Who cares?  I’m published!  This is a Sew News special issue that comes out once a year […]

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homemade Land of Nod (diy felt mitten garland)

When I saw these garlands on the Land of Nod website I knew I'd bumped into an easy craft that would turn out cute enough to actually use as decoration.  10 sheets of felt and a bag of tiny clothespins later… I was actually prepared for the possibility that this particular Christmas project would be […]

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the final days of summer…

I know.  It's September.  The final days of summer were weeks ago for most.  This blog has been on the bottom of a very long list that includes three small children, a household, photography, client galleries, etc…but I miss it.  I miss all of my dear readers.  I am going to resolve to post a […]

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Have a Colorful Valentines Day!

Ugh.  For the THIRD year in a row I've remembered that Evyn is having a Valentine's Day party, but forgotten to actually MAKE valentines with her to pass out.  This is supposed to be every crafty mom's favorite holiday – and you'll see little pretties all over blogland – pictures of children with paint and […]

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for the bride

I love giving gifts with a story…whether it be the recipient's story or even my own.  In this case, I wanted to give a token gift to a bride.  Coffee and cookies…not typical, I guess.  But the thought behind it is sweet, I think.  When James and I first married, we moved from Tennessee to […]

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