Monthly Archives: March 2010

WIP Wednesday

On my very first Wednesday as an unemployed woman, I wanted to do a “Wordless Wednesday” post However, I’m not quite capable of putting up pictures without words (at least not until a project is done). So here’s what I’m … Continue reading

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New beginnings, part two.

My very first post ever was about new beginnings. This blog was created to help me remember that there ARE happy things in life and since this is a place only for happy things and thoughts I’m only going to … Continue reading

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Really? I’m too old for this.

ALL I wanted was a Little Folks scarf. THAT’S IT. However, despite lessons and years of practice on paper crafts, I can’t cut in a straight line to save my life (especially when it escapes the confines of my far … Continue reading

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Holy Half-Square Triangles Batman!

I’m sorry, I just couldn’t help myself. I have great memories of Batman from my childhood. We had all kinds of family around the ol’ house-a-roo this week. My father blew through on Wednesday to drop off our house-warming present. … Continue reading

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Adventures in JoannaMath (and other fun things)

I have a confession. I’m afraid to cut my fabrics, not because I want them to live on my shelves forever (though I do love looking at them) but because I’m scared I’ll screw them up. I’m not a math … Continue reading

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This should be my husband’s blog…

I feel like I haven’t done anything sewing related lately. It’s not true (I’m working on several projects, I just can’t show them yet) but I feel like I haven’t had anything of “mine” to post. It’s ok though, I’m … Continue reading

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Big Changes and the Hubs Talent

That’s what this blog was supposed to be all about, right? Changes, happiness, yadda yadda yadda. So the changes are {finally} are coming. I can’t talk about them quite yet, but I can say that I should be posting more … Continue reading

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My quilt is home!

Remember this baby? She took a trip to the Three Bears in Chapel Hill about a month ago and she’s finally home! This is my first quilt that has stayed at home, I’m so excited! Thank you, thank you, thank … Continue reading

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Just one more.

It’s so much fun. And so cute :) The Hubs also put up a set of vertical blinds so the neighbors will cease to be able to see into our kitchen. They won’t be able to see our cute new … Continue reading

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