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Entries from January 2011

Finally!

January 29th, 2011 · 6 Comments

I can’t believe how long it took me to finish my chip bag purse. There were delays in getting enough bags to work with, and lots of delays while I spent time on other things. It all combined to make it feel like I haveĀ  been working on this forever. I thought I was done [...]

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Tags: Play

Hayfever

January 21st, 2011 · No Comments

Abbey and I have been dealing with hay fever lately. I have itchy eyes and she has runny eyes. I have a runny nose and she sneezes. Winter in the Valley. Right now she is camped out on my desk where my keyboard should be. I think she is trying to tell me that it [...]

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Tags: Ramblings

Doll Class

January 19th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Last night was my January meeting with the art group and I showed them all how I make Spirit Dolls. I’m happy to report that they all enjoyed the project and were making some really cool dolls. Before you can dig into decorating the doll you have to spend some time making the body. I’m [...]

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Tags: Play · Ramblings

Good Days

January 18th, 2011 · No Comments

I’ve been crafting lately and enjoying it quite a bit. I’m at least half way done with my chip bag purse now. Yesterday I made two Spirit Dolls for Kim and Karen, my main source of chip bags. They had given me the most beautiful beaded ornament for Christmas and in my disorganized state I [...]

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Parking Lot Find

January 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Recliner Man was able to catch a ride on the corporate shuttle and come home for the weekend. Today The Boy came over and we all went to Floridino’s Pizza & Pasta for lunch. Floridino’s is our favorite place to go for calzones. When I was getting out of the car I looked down and [...]

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Order

January 10th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Recently I was reading Suzanne’s blog and was inspired by a post she did on having one word to guide her through 2011. It seemed like a great idea to me and I knew right away what my word needed to be. Order. I need order in my house, and in my life. I’ve been [...]

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Tags: Ramblings