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Entries from February 2009

Grizzley Adams

February 25th, 2009 · 6 Comments

The conversation went like this: The Boy: A lot of people tell me I look like Grizzly Adams. Me: Your sister thinks you look like Grizzly Adams. The Boy: Why? I think people who have never even seen Grizzly Adams just say that because of the beard. Five minutes later I looked at the computer [...]

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Cat Toys

February 24th, 2009 · No Comments

I was reading my sister’s blog post about the new cat toy that is taking up space in her living room. It made me smile. Not the smug smile of seeing someone tossing money away and thinking myself more responsible. Oh no! This was the kind of smile that said, “I’ve been there, I’ll be [...]

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Framed

February 23rd, 2009 · 2 Comments

I’ve had this frame sitting around for a while, just waiting for a perfect use to present itself. It was actually a mirror that I picked up at a yard sale. It seemed like a simple idea, remove the mirror and insert the canvas. Should be a snap, right? The first thing I discovered is [...]

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Color And Chaos

February 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

These are a couple of ATCs that I made this week. I’ve been in the mood for lots of color recently. Maybe it is because I’ve spent so much time working with black and white photos for the past few weeks, maybe it is because I sense the coming of Spring, maybe I just love [...]

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Tags: Play

Project 52 #7

February 21st, 2009 · 4 Comments

Recliner Man usually works on Saturdays and often The Boy and I will take this opportunity for a Mother-Son lunch. This usually makes Recliner Man a bit sad because no one in this family likes to miss out on a dining out experience. I’m telling you, we have food issues here. Anyway, Recliner Man had [...]

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I’m Impressed!

February 20th, 2009 · 1 Comment

The girls really outdid themselves this week! This is Arlynne’s “angel”. I’m not sure if those are wings or arms… maybe she is a goddess. Arlynne said that the most difficult part was finding just the right embellishments for the boobs. Arlynne, you crack me up! This beauty belongs to Billie.  Billie went all out [...]

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Tags: Play