Category Archives: Family

I do, however, love…veggies!!

I already told you that I don’t get the whole flower thing. You were all suitably shocked and horrified except for one, very special, Aunt Lyn (hi!) who evidently feels the same way I do (who knew?). Anywho, I promised … Continue reading

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Handmade Happy…the process of my handmade Valentine’s present.

Valentine’s Day. I don’t know why, but this holiday always sneaks up on me. I don’t know how I forget, what with all the red and pink and cards and commercials and ridiculousness that precedes it…but I do. Once I … Continue reading

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A plea.

S’cuse me while I step up on my soapbox because I have a little bit of a PSA. We will return you to your general happy blogginess tomorrow; today, I need to say something. This is for anyone who has … Continue reading

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Muggin’ Monday

::mug rug:: I cannot get over the name ::shudder:: I really cannot get over the name. These little sweethearts are essentially giant coasters, which is what I’m going to call them, for two reasons. One: “Giant Coaster” is descriptive (and … Continue reading

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Challah Covers times Six (or Seven)

I’ve met so many wonderful people working at Wish. Amazing quilters, adorable kids, new friends, local business owners, you name it. One such person is Diane. She’s starting a business here in Raleigh called Temple Treasures. A website is in … Continue reading

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Three by Three

No, I’m not talking about anything truly math related. I’m just running out of catchy titles. Today marks the day that I’m giving up keeping the holiday sewing quiet. I have so much to show you and if I wait … Continue reading

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My mailbox.

Two weeks is far too long to wait between posts! I have so much to put up here, and at first, none of it seemed connected or possible to put in one post. (I imagine that’d be one reason to … Continue reading

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Cell Phone/Camera Pouch

I was super motivated about sewing this morning! Ok, I may be avoiding paying bills and running last-minute errands before we leave for Charleston… Anywho…after reading yesterday’s post about my little dreidel pouch, my Mom asked me if I could … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day!

Kinda sweet, aren’t we? If you haven’t taken the time to call your Daddy (or tell your husband, brother, etc.), stop what you are doing and do it now! Below is a link to my wedding photographer, Elizabeth’s blog. Words … Continue reading

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