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Mr. Carson, please keep your pants on.

I’ve been bingeing on “Downtown Abbey” since I borrowed seasons 1-3 from my mother-in-law a few weeks ago (I’m on the final episode of season three).   211 more words

How Knitting Got Its Groove Back

To many people, knitting might just be as anachronistic as an episode of Downton Abbey. And maybe it is. (It’s certainly been around longer than Maggie Smith.) 624 more words

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5 Reasons Why Smaller Homes Can Save You Money and the Environment

With Earth Day just around the corner many of us are thinking about ways to create less impact on the environment. We will remember to do little things like bring our own reusable bags to the store, recycle our paper and plastics or turn off the lights when they’re not in use. 589 more words

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Peace By Piece

What a monumental week for Animals Asia, animal welfare and China.

A horrific Bear Bile farm – a prison for beautiful moon bears for years of their life – some of them since birth, is being turned into a sanctuary. 245 more words

Maine Quilt Shop Hop 2014: Bangor Day

This morning, my friend Emily and I decided to tackle two more local quilt shops with our rambunctious two-year old sons. Little did we know, today was to be one of the most rambunctious days yet! 1,147 more words