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Home Sweet Home: In Progress Part 2

It’s been a couple months since an update on the house, and lately there have been a few changes that are really making us feel at home. It’s no coincidence that all this productivity occurred the same month that my parents visited two weekends (and will be here again this weekend!) – they have so… Continue reading Home Sweet Home: In Progress Part 2

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Home Sweet Home: In Progress

I haven’t shared an official “tour” of our new house, mostly because it still feels too unfinished. But after my parents visited last weekend I realized how much this new house feels like home after three months, whether it’s finished or not. So it seems like a good time for a few Before/During updates… and… Continue reading Home Sweet Home: In Progress

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Low Volume QAYG Hoop Art: Meow!

  You may have noticed that I’m doing a lot of cross stitch lately, but not much sewing. The last time I even touched my machine was in June when my quilting guild did some charity sewing. It wasn’t even plugged in until this weekend… I was determined to get my sewjo back! I’ve got… Continue reading Low Volume QAYG Hoop Art: Meow!

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Michael Miller Fabric Challenge

The Music City Modern Quilt Guild is participating in the Michael Miller fabric challenge, so I got a fat-eighths pack of the Petal Pinwheels fabric line to play with.  Solid colors and other fabrics from Michael Miller lines are allowed, but I decided to just make a mini quilt so I didn’t need to buy… Continue reading Michael Miller Fabric Challenge

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Fantasy Football Update: One Year Later

It’s that time of year… all of my SEC friends are gearing up for another season of tailgating and game days, and around the office I’m hearing rumblings about Fantasy Football.  And then I remembered that time I tried my hand at Fantasy Football a long, long time ago… or, maybe it was only a… Continue reading Fantasy Football Update: One Year Later