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Drafting my own pattern

i decided that I need to start using up my fabric stash by actually making some clothes. I can’t keep pawing the nice fabric and googling interesting patterns forever, I need to just bite the bullet and, you know, SEW THE DAMN THINGS. 277 more words


Fear of starting

Butterflies flutter in your stomach. You ring your hands anxiously. Legs bouncing in your chair. You can’t focus. Confidence plummets.

You CANNOT get started. What if I don’t do it right? 54 more words


The Return

It’s been a while, I know. I’m afraid I had to let this blog lapse whilst I did the whole returning to work after kids thing, which involved a great deal of puzzling out as to what I could do that would fit in with all the other things that I already did. 257 more words


Be bold

Jitters aside, the first days of a new venture or adventure are the best times, perhaps the easiest times, to be bold.

The only preconceptions are the ones you’ve created. 35 more words

Deep Thoughts


First day of a new job, school, camp, (insert your new adventure or venture here) brings up FEELINGS.

Excitement. Fear. Anticipation. Creativity. Dread. Happiness. Sadness. Nervousness. 36 more words


Endings. Beginnings.

When you are looking forward to a new beginning, endings seem brighter. The positivity and potential of what’s coming next is the sunshine and rainbows shining brightly over all. 34 more words

Close To The Heart

Womp Womp! Sad Trombone Re-Entry into the Blog World

It’s been a long time since I’ve written in here.  I contemplated starting a new blog for a millisecond but decided to stick with My Second Third because no matter the challenges I’m facing, it’s still the second third of my life.   442 more words