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Around the Corner, Autumn

Summer grows long.  My favorite season is autumn, so I imagine summer’s length is due partially to my excitement for the coming of cool, crisp breezes, falling leaves, sweaters and scarves, and pumpkins.  447 more words

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A Renaissance Woman and Her Children

I often sit down at a table with a blank paper or computer screen in front of me, prepared to write or draw, but nothing happens.  584 more words

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5 Ways To Fuel Creativity

Fostering a creative mindset can be a difficult task in our busy lives. Often times we arrive to our desks and favorite writing spots brain-dead empty. 387 more words


I greeted the day with chills (no illness, I just got cold and couldn’t warm up again), so I’m pushing my planned post to another day, and instead sharing a photo of my completed colored pencil drawing “Bella”, which I finished earlier this month. 9 more words

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Seafoam Shawl and a Craft Along

Sometimes I begin projects with the best of intentions, and then I set them aside for any number of reasons- morning sickness, exhaustion, depression, busyness, boredom- and forget to pick them back up.  501 more words

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One Stitch at a Time

Visits to Harper, Oregon, were full of time outside- picking strawberries, talking to cows, finding toads under the porch, playing horseshoes, and sitting around the fire pit.  747 more words

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WIP Madness!

Wednesday, I shared about my cleaning SNAFU.  It’s funny how easy it is to take on other projects besides deep cleaning, especially when they are being done as a favor to someone else.  677 more words

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