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High Five for Friday!

Happy Black Friday! We’ve spent the week with family and I’ve been thinking a lot about what I’m grateful for these days. So in the spirit of Thanksgiving this week’s High Five for Friday is a bit different… five things I’m grateful and thankful for in my life… not just the three big ones (family,… Continue reading High Five for Friday!

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from the Amateur Librarian! Hope you’re having a family-filled (and food-filled) day! We’re in Mississippi with hubby’s family this year, and it’s been so nice to take a deep breath and enjoy a break. In years past I put together a couple seasonal poems… enjoy! Thanksgiving 2013 … November 2010 … And because… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!

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WIWW: November 16-22, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving Eve! And now for another week of What I Wore Wednesday! What I Wore Wednesday is my motivation for wearing the clothes I own, finding new ways to mix and match outfits, and not wearing the same three things all the time! I kept a fashion diary for the entire year of 2012,… Continue reading WIWW: November 16-22, 2014

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Fair Isle Sew-Along: Week Five

I’m super excited to join in on Freshly Pieced‘s Fair Isle Sew-Along! I love the pattern but it’s a bit intimidating and bigger than what I usually make… which is why I jumped at the chance to make it along with lots of others for tips and motivation.  Each week will tackle one row of… Continue reading Fair Isle Sew-Along: Week Five

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Meow Monday: Another Lazy Weekend

The cats enjoyed another lazy weekend, and we did too. Friday night, we went to see The Book of Mormon after my infusion.  It was pretty funny!  Irreverent and outrageous, but definitely funny.   The cats stayed home and napped.   Saturday, we hung out at home to catch up on chores. Hubby played a… Continue reading Meow Monday: Another Lazy Weekend

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Fair Isle Sew-Along: Week Four

I’m super excited to join in on Freshly Pieced‘s Fair Isle Sew-Along! I love the pattern but it’s a bit intimidating and bigger than what I usually make… which is why I jumped at the chance to make it along with lots of others for tips and motivation.  Each week will tackle one row of… Continue reading Fair Isle Sew-Along: Week Four