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I “Heart” Feedback!

I’ve received several supportive emails from friends and strangers who have been reading.  I want to say Thank You for taking the time to comment or email.  These are small bits of sunshine in my day. On a "crafty" note, I received this email from a reader the other day and it made me smile: […]

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Tote Instructions

This is Tote #3 – pics of this tote have actually been up a while.  Its so January (a tote from last month’s anxiety).  I’ve moved on to more crises and furious sewing. As promised, the instructions are here (and also posted in the "How To Make" list).

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My Scrappy Quilt (& Instructions)

Well, here it is, my millionth crafty, domestic project since J.’s deployment.  A friend is about to have a baby girl, so I bought a bunch of fabric and made this fluffy quilt – perfect as a floor throw when Baby starts to crawl. I’ve included my instructions for making a simpler version here: Download […]

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Just a Tote Bag?

Since I’ve just started blogging, it wouldn’t be obvious but I have almost literally been crafting away the anxiety over my husband, J.’s, deployment.  I stay pretty busy, but I feel like the time spent without him has gone so s-l-o-w-l-y.  In an attempt to count down the time a little more quickly and keep […]

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