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Correcting Past Mistakes

To undo mistakes is always harder than not to create them originally, but we seldom have foresight. Therefore we have no choice but to try to correct our past mistakes. – Eleanor Roosevelt

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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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Board and Batten Completed – Three photographs

Celebrating tonight, the cabin is finished.  The batten makes such a lovely finish on the cedar boards.  All cut from a tree that’s been lying in the woods for years.  Talk about repurposing.  Very pleased.

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Bless The Idealists

Bless those who see beauty in the mundane, who take care of those who need care, who protect those who need their protection, who show up for the task even though they are exhausted. We need more idealists in this … Continue reading

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Glass Studio in the Woods

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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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Planning My Day

I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. ~E. B. White

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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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Battens Being Added to the Cabin.

Hisnibs cut all the battens and did the first wall.  I love the look.  All cedar, smells wonderful too.

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Happy New Year

HAPPY NEW YEAR ALL YOU WONDERFUL PEOPLE FOLLOWING MY BLOG!  May 2021 be a year of health, happiness and peace. Hernibs 🎉🎈📯

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Anniversary Rose Preserved Forever

 

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Covid Puzzle

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