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2018 Air Show

Every year Jay and I attend the air show. It’s something that we look forward to every year. In fact, in the 7 years that we’ve been together we’ve only missed one show, 2013, and that was because they cancelled … Continue reading

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Dresses for Missions #38

Last weekend I made Dress #38: I had to give a talk at church about our ministry, Dresses for Missions, and figured that I needed an example to show. My friend Jamie had sent me this really fun material and … Continue reading

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Only One ‘Keet

Do you remember this picture that I teased: I had asked if you could figure out what it was that Jay was making for me. I know, it could be anything! Here’s another clue… I sprayed it with waterproofing deck … Continue reading

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Project Linus Blanket #13

Blanket #13: “Branch” I actually named this after the troll, Branch, on the movie┬áTrolls. Justin Timberlake is the voice of Branch and throughout much of the movie he’s a grayish-blue troll. As I was crocheting this he’s what I thought … Continue reading

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Spring Cross Update – 8-23-18

Before the insanity of August set in this is where I was on the Spring Cross: All of the full stitches and background words had been stitched. It was time to start the back stitching. It took me almost one … Continue reading

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An Amusing Day of Vacation

While on vacation we did more than just relax in/by the pool. Jay loves roller coasters so we headed to Carowinds for a day of fun. What roller coaster did Jay have to ride? Fury 325 According to wikipedia, it … Continue reading

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Two Small Sewing Projects

I haven’t done a lot of sewing because my sewing room is so stifling hot in the summer. I had two projects, though, that just wouldn’t leave my brain until I had made them into a reality. I felt better … Continue reading

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