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Kenilworth Ivy

A patch of Kenilworth ivy (Cymbalaria aequitriloba) grows by the door on the north side of our house. It’s a family heirloom handed down from my great grandmother, who lived in New York. 35 more words


Warmth: Sprite Cake

Ok, I might have given myself a project.  I am worried about calling it a project because I am notorious for starting but not finishing projects. 142 more words

Blogging 101/Photo 101

Family Brace Refurb

I used Monica’s grandfather’s brace to drill the holes in her yarn swift.  It worked well, and I felt it needed a cleanup.  I have been picking up a few things from ebay recently, and am falling into an old tool refurbishment tear.   426 more words


800+ words - Short Story involving an heirloom

**An impromptu short story I put together today**

Gina’s last wish was to be at her grandmother’s dust-riddled apartment a full hour away from work.  Her boss had okayed her absence under these circumstances, but she knew he had to say that and most likely did not mean it.   1,038 more words


The Hunt For Functional Beauty

Just when I didn’t think I could get any busier, I had an interior design problem of my own.  I thought about starting “the hunt” for the perfect piece, but needed something very large and specification specific. 570 more words

Custom Furniture