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Hiding between mama's legs

I was shy. It was no surprise that I was trying to mush my 5-year-old body and bright, strawberry-blonde hair between my mama’s short legs so that i could disappear. 200 more words

Family

Git it done!

Lots of ideas without order.
Tons of excitement without focus.

Momentum. Motivation. Ideas! Nothing to show for it.

What good are ideas if you don’t get started on any? 136 more words

Beginnings

New Beginnings

I suspect one of the reasons we like New Year’s Day is that we like new beginnings. In that, we’re not alone. God likes new beginnings, too, apparently. 371 more words

God

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

Sewing

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

Observations

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

Community

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