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Tell It

  We have enough people who tell it like it is – now we could use a few who tell it like it can be. ~ Robert Orben

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Love Notes

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Mocha Helping With The Puzzle

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Lap Quilt Nearing Completion

I love the choice of a solid colour between the quilt squares.  A few more little touches and it’s finished.

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Lap Quilt in Progress

Eldest daughter is working on this Dresden Plate lap quilt for her grandma’s 100th birthday in May.  Still trying to choose the colours between the squares. It’s going to look beautiful when it’s finished and mom will love it.

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Living In The Past For Now

Staying home and being safe has been the perfect chance to work non-stop on my family binders project and that’s exactly what I’ve been doing.  From printing family trees to pasting in historical pictures, I’ve been thoroughly enjoying this process … Continue reading

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Positive Results

  Positive thoughts precede positive results. ~Matshona Dhliwayo  

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Braided Rug Growing Larger

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Frosty Friday

Frosty Friday yesterday, hibernating for today. Time to curl up by the fire, wrapped in woolly warm attire, work a puzzle, read a book, be a baker or a cook, sip on steaming homemade soup, refuse to let my spirit droop, … Continue reading

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Lovely Colour On Grey Days

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Another Puzzle Finished

I remember typing on an old Remington portable typewriter many, many moons ago. I still have an old Underwood sitting on my studio cupboard.  It reminds me of my dad who repaired and cleaned typewriters to put himself through college.

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Braiding A Rug – Sewing the Braids together

The long strips of braided fabric are now sewn together into a rug, around and around, adding more strips until the rug is the size you want it to be.

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Witch Hazel is Blooming

A winter gift, Witch Hazel blossoms scent the yard with a sweet, healing aroma.  I had to bring some inside and arrange in this unique vase sent to me by my cousin for Christmas. Witch Hazel Hamamelis virginiana Deciduous large … Continue reading

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Braiding A Rug – Repurposing Old Clothes

Old shirts, jammy pants and leftover fabric are cut into strips, the strips are folded in half with the edges folded inside and ironed flat. The strips are then sewn together end to end to make longer strips. Those strips … Continue reading

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All Things Are Connected

If all the beasts were gone, men would die from a great loneliness of spirit, for whatever happens to the beasts also happens to the man. All things are connected. Whatever befalls the Earth befalls the sons of the Earth. … Continue reading

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