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Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Finish!

The main cross stitch project I worked on throughout 2018 was the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery’s Into the Jungle stitchalong (SAL) club… and now it’s finished! I really loved working on each of the 12 animals released each month, and it’s fun to add this one to the pile of patterns I’ve completed (although yet to… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Finish!

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WIP Wednesday

Every Wednesday I share a peek at my current works in progress! Into the Jungle Cross Stitch Slowly finishing up the bottom border, stitch by stitch! … QAYG Cathedral Window Quilt The blocks (or “pancakes”) are all done, and I’ve started to join the blocks into rows. So far I’ve only got 2 of 6… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

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Love Week

It’s the week of love! Happy Valentine’s Day Eve 🙂 My parents visited over the weekend and Amelia loves nothing more than the undivided attention and fun games that they come up with – and I love nothing more than escaping for a date night! While the grandparents handled the dinner/bath/bedtime routine, we kicked off… Continue reading Love Week

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Reading Life: January 2019

Did you see that meme that went something like “January’s been a tough year, but we made it”? Nothing bad actually happened, but it just felt like such a longggg month around here, from post-holiday limbo to the reality of cold dreary days with plenty of rain (but no snow!) to keep us stuck inside.… Continue reading Reading Life: January 2019