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Scrappy Quilt Planning

There are two quilts from the book Sunday Morning Quilts by Amanda Jean Nyberg and Cheryl Arkison that I’ve been eager to make, but since I’m a bit of a newbie, I don’t have that many scraps. 161 more words



oh, you evil thing. every year, it is “can we build a gingerbread house?”  whose idea was this, to bring this bane of existence into households everywhere.   217 more words

Lifesize Gingerbread House

Forget the graham cracker and frosting gingerbread houses that we all grew up making as a child. And the train set gingerbread kits that we’ve been buying year after year from the grocery store. 181 more words


The Holidays in SF: Holiday Hotel Bar Bar Crawl Edition

Adjusting to the “holidays” in California is downright weird. On the East Coast, the holiday season means the weather turning colder, runny noses, wearing an absurd number of layers and relishing in that warm and cozy feeling one feels upon entering a building after braving the cold. 498 more words