Category Archives: Crafting

I need help from you all :)

Ok, I need some decorating help!   Last year for Christmas my family bought a coffee house/bistro style print for me for our dining room.   It was something that I REALLY wanted, and had been eyeing at Michaels for quite some … Continue reading

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This week’s produce basket…..7/28/08

Here’s my produce basket this week……I had plenty of veggies in the fridge leftover from last week (last week I was using up the veggies leftover from the week before…..I seemed to have had a backlog in the fridge) so … Continue reading

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Another drawing to go checkout…..

Hi all, One of my very dear bloggy friends Elizabeth is hosting a giveaway.   Please visit her blog to check it out….. here’s what she’s giving away…..    If you choose to enter, let her know you got there … Continue reading

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A very special gift!

Last night was our last night of Bible study for the spring semester, and my co-leader did something that was incredible!   She is also one of my closest friends and is one of the friends that I went to San … Continue reading

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Are you “going green”?

One of the very easy ways to be more environmentally conscience is to stop using all of those plastic grocery bags that are abundant across this country.   I have a number of tote bags and reusable grocery bags that I … Continue reading

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Do I have to share?

 Last weekend I got a fantastic deal at Target on real Playdough…the Mattell brand…. 🙂  My kids (yes, they ARE 7, 10, 12 and almost 15, but they still find great joy in squishing and squashing their way through playdough … Continue reading

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A time to be thankful….Friday edition

  Today is Day 5 of Kelli’s special meme on Being Thankful, and preparing our hearts and homes for the upcoming Holiday…, not Christmas! This is all about Thanksgiving, and for our family, that means beginning some new traditions to … Continue reading

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Free Crafting patterns….

I have this in my links section but thought it was worth sharing again. Annie’s Attic (a fantastic crafting website) offers a free pattern each day. It changes each day, and you have to print it out and store it, … Continue reading

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Lion Brand Yarn has a new organic yarn…..

I LOVE LOVE LOVE crocheting with cotton yarns.  They feel so wonderful going through my hands, and the items that I have crocheted using 100% cotton yarn have held up very well.   One of the problems with cotton is that … Continue reading

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Hip Hip Hooray!!!!!!!!!! :)

I’m done, I’m done, I’m done, I’m done, I’m done!    Did I say I’m done? 🙂  Yay, I finished it, and before the eve of the shower!   I am really proud of myself, I have not procrastinated AT … Continue reading

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