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Enough is Enough!

I have too much stuff in my craft room! It takes 20mins minimum to even get through the door and find the desk, let alone get any crafting done. 307 more words


Stay Golden

I thought I needed a really gaudy ornate gold frame for my Golden Girls cross stitch. I thought wrong.

I saw this one at… 46 more words


Recycling more Jars - or rather, cleaning them first.

The most tedious part of reusing or recycling jars is always peeling off the label. Which is pretty much the main reason why I always push it back to do another time while the pile of unusable jars is growing and becoming even more unappealing the bigger it gets. 302 more words


Finished Object Friday: Thundering Elephants

Thundering Elephants office set sitting in my daughter’s office. The next time I visit I’ll be checking to see what she has hidden in the fabric bins. 147 more words


Making friends with a crochet celebrity

Guys, the coolest thing happened yesterday! Who here is familiar with the Petals to Picots website? Yeah, like all of you, right? Well, yesterday I opened up Ravelry and found a message from Kara asking permission to use one of my photos on her pattern page. 303 more words

Weekend Project: Zen Meditation Cushion

I like to meditate. In theory at least. In truth, I only get around to it like twice a month, and even then I get bored after a few minutes, lose track of how many deep breaths I’ve taken and think, “Well that was probably good enough for today.” 470 more words