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Yarn Organizing – Spring 2019

Rain had been in the forecast for the weekend, but by Friday night the Weather Channel was telling me that there was only a 10% chance of rain. Great! I can spend all day Saturday trying to clean up this … Continue reading

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Hard-to-Finish Projects

I have to admit that I’ve had a few projects on my finishing table that I’ve had absolutely no motivation to work on. Probably because they don’t involve yarn, fabric, or flowers. *sigh* Do you remember these: I have made … Continue reading

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Blankets, Blankets, Blankets!

Recently I’ve been on a bender. Every time I go to Goodwill or the Salvation Army I make a bee-line for the linens. It seems to be my never-ending quest to find the really nice sets of flannel or fleece … Continue reading

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Real Life – 5-10-19

Do you need a pick-me-up? Do you feel like you never make any progress on any of your projects, but people all over social media are somehow able to get their projects completed perfectly? Well, I’m here to make you … Continue reading

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Front Porch Swing!

Last Fall my mom asked me if I wanted the swing that she had purchased many years ago for my older sister, Boogart. Of course, I said yes! It was a porch swing that Boogart used to love. I love … Continue reading

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Happy Star Wars Day! (2019)

Happy Star Wars Day! May the Force be with you! (and with your spirit…)

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Dog Clocks

I know that I posted about these in parts and pieces, but I thought I would write one post with all of the pictures in one place. It’s more fun that way. At my previous job one of my coworkers … Continue reading

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