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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!

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Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Tapirs

The main cross stitch project I’m working on in 2018 is the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery’s Into the Jungle yearlong stitchalong (SAL) club. I got behind on the monthly releases, but over the summer I finally caught up to the monthly releases of one new animal each month… and now here we are at the very… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Tapirs

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High Five for Friday

Happy Friday! Every Friday I share Five highlights from the week, in as few words as possible, as a reminder to stay grateful for the big and small moments. 1. Mini quilt from my Secret Santa 2. Finish! 3. PJ party with the play date gang 4. Favorite snack ever: pomegranate seeds + Greek yogurt… Continue reading High Five for Friday