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Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Leopard

The main cross stitch project I worked on in 2018 was the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery’s Into the Jungle yearlong stitchalong (SAL) club. I finished up the last animal in the first few weeks of 2019, but I’m still not quite done… just the bottom border to go, and then my year in the jungle will… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Leopard

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High Five for Friday

Happy Friday! Here’s a quick recap of the last little while, in the form of my favorite Friday tradition: Five highlights from the week, in as few words as possible. The past 2 weeks: 1. Grand weekend 2. Sewed a little 3. Science Adventures 4. Fancy library 5. Currently reading … And 2 weeks before… Continue reading High Five for Friday

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WIP Wednesday

Happy Wednesday! I didn’t mean to take such a long blogging break, but I’m happy to be back with the first WIP update of 2019! Here’s another weekly update on my current works in progress: Into the Jungle Cross Stitch I’m still plugging away on the last animal in the jungle, a leaping leopard! Now… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

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Made in 2018

Ever since Amelia came along, my crafting has slowed way down and it feels like I never finish anything; but whenever I feel discouraged, actually looking at what I’ve accomplished is a good reminder that I still manage to make some fun stuff. You know what they say: makers gonna make! So here’s a roundup… Continue reading Made in 2018

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Cheers to 2019!

Happy New Year… three weeks ago! I didn’t intend to take quite such a long blogging break, but I’ve also decided to cut myself some slack and not apologize for it. Life is finally settling back into routine again, and I’m finding time for hobbies once more; even though blogging is one of the first… Continue reading Cheers to 2019!

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! If you’re celebrating today, I hope it’s everything you want the day to be; we are visiting Sam’s family in MS and it’s always a good time! We’ll be here all week so I’m taking a little blogging break until the new year. Sending holiday cards is one of my favorite traditions, so… Continue reading Merry Christmas!