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Reading Log: October 2013

Happy Halloween!  Life has been a roller coaster lately with medical stuff, and in the midst of it all another month passed by all too quickly.  I guess change is the only constant, as the saying goes.  I wish I had a cute costume or something holiday-related to share, but this month’s reading log will… Continue reading Reading Log: October 2013

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WIWW: October 20-26, 2013

Another week of What I Wore Wednesday!  I’m gonna be honest, this week was the pits.  I don’t know what makes me keep up with something as superficial as fashion diaries even when big scary life stuff is going on, but I guess it has something to do with preserving some sense of normalcy.  So… Continue reading WIWW: October 20-26, 2013

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Ticker Tape Seascape

My sewing machine has been packed up again to make room for guests.  Our little one bedroom apartment is pretty crowded, but I love having family to visit!  I only wish we had more trips planned for fun instead of emergency medical events (that’s an understatement)… but I’ll take what I can get.  A couple… Continue reading Ticker Tape Seascape

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Ticker Tape Triangles

A couple weekends ago I felt the urge to play with my scraps and make something quick and fun.  So a little mini quilt emerged, inspired by Sunday Morning Quilts.  The Ticker Tape quilt from the book is one of my favorites, and it’s super easy – no piecing required, just attaching the scraps directly on… Continue reading Ticker Tape Triangles

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High Five for Friday!

High Five for Friday! I’m sharing the highlights of my week… five to be exact!  I love the idea of focusing on five little things that made me happy… definitely a fun way to recap the week and  and stay grateful. 1 – Clementine season.  I’m obsessed… and eating a bowl full every night! 2… Continue reading High Five for Friday!

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Project Pinterest: Halloween Wall Hanging

Last week I had an itch to make something for Halloween.  So I went to my two favorite places: eBay for some novelty fabric and Pinterest for some inspiration! I wanted to do some sort of string block, so I looked up ideas on Pinterest for making something like a spider web.  Below are a… Continue reading Project Pinterest: Halloween Wall Hanging