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Sweet Little Moments

Here we are. Tommy’s end of October birthday rolled into Halloween which melted into Thanksgiving which  became… the Christmas Season. This time of year always unfolds for us in such a way and some years I have felt overwhelmed by it but this year I decided to let it in, to let it come. 549 more words


Finishing things

Every year, if it is not related with writing, because that is something that defies logic when it comes to work progress, I like to do a little check up on the projects and promises I’ve made. 447 more words



One of the works done in partnership with the artist Tomás Pires, Ôje, in a pastry in Campo de Ourique, Lisbon. Follow the via Facebook: … 15 more words

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all twinkles, all the time

There was a big gaming party here the other night. An older strategy game called Diplomacy—50th anniversary edition! Snoresville.

So I begged some good friends to go out on a date so I could babysit their dear girls. 397 more words


more gifts of warmth

This year St Nicholas’ helper has been working on these woolen hats and mitts for everyone.  The boys’ hats are based upon the simple striped beanie (without the stripes of course) in… 790 more words


Beading Time Out

Today was a day for some simple beading time. No brain strain, no design dilemnas. Just simple stitching pleasure.

Finished up my little stamped and stitched leaf with some bead sparkle. 54 more words

Just For Fun

Gee's Bend Quilts

The quilts made by the people in Gee’s Bend are brilliant. The designs they make are pure art. I love to study them.

You can see the display currently at the Atlanta GA airport… 15 more words