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A few firsts

Today’s sari post is about three first time saris. The very first one is the first Silk cotton sari that I bought about 5 years back. 456 more words

Saree Stories

Day 21 Jacki Kellum Memoir Challenge - Write about Your Childhood Hometown

Day 21  Jacki Kellum Memoir Challenge – Write about Your Hometown

Keep in mind that the Memoir Challenge is laid out like a Monopoly Board, and on Day 21, you have landed on Community Chest again. 984 more words

6-Word Memoir Monopoly Game Board

Day 16 Jacki Kellum Memoir Challenge - Write a Complete Descriptive Essay - Creative Nonfiction - Mine Is about Picking Cotton

Although I lived most of my life in Mississippi, I grew up in Gideon, a tiny farm community in Southeast Missouri. Specifically, I grew up in the very southeastern part of Southeast Missouri–the Bootheel part that juts down below the rest of the Missouri state line– downward into what would otherwise be Arkansas or Tennessee. 1,000 more words

6-Word Memoir Monopoly Game Board

New Simka Sol Leggings

One of my longtime favorite brands, Simka Sol, has released some new versions of old pieces this summer. We’re talking leggings with pockets, ladies. Their fabric is seriously the best– I own a pair of the green cactus leggings and they are so soft and thin, but not see-through. 113 more words

Handmade

The Curtain Smuggler

Well, you know that I refuse to pay for hold luggage on Ryanair, unless it’s packed with antique textiles.
So, I can pack a fortnight’s capsule wardrobe and all associated necessities into a cabin bag AND stay inside the weight limit? 220 more words

Renovation And Restoration Diary- France

Day 15 Jacki Kellum Memoir Challenge - Write Descriptively - Paint Word Pictures - My Images Are of Cotton Fields

My word and image pair have to do with picking cotton. For some reason, it is very difficult for me to make descriptive lists. I tend to write full sentences. 443 more words

6-Word Memoir Monopoly Game Board