Category Archives: gift

Treasure

CC License View a little glittery hummingbird…. not really a treasure but, makes me smile. CC License View Daughter #2 lovingly painted this little chest for me. She spent many hours working on it while I was at work. I … Continue reading

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the gnomes are busy…

CC License View the gnomes are busy…….. CC License View finishing up the trees I began. I had been following Jude at Spiritcloth. spiritcloth.typepad.com Her “gnome-like” tree is absolutely magical and the other tree hugging it was heart warming. I … Continue reading

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following along…

CC License View I have decided to follow along with Jude at spritcloth on the Holiday trees… spiritcloth.typepad.com She has a couple of wonderful videos where she is explaining what she is doing. She makes you feel right at home … Continue reading

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Sweet

CC License View I baked a heart shaped  chocolate Birthday cake for my youngest child. Made her favorite food (pizza) and decorated with streamers and banners. Hard to believe the children are growing so fast. #3 daughter and I sat … Continue reading

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A day to be grateful

CC License View I want to wish all of you a Happy Thanksgiving and even if you do not celebrate then i wish you a Happy day! I have decided to take this day and write out all the things … Continue reading

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Make-Found-Create

CC License View MAKE As the winter draws closer wearing silver jewelry becomes less appealing…why? Because the metal is cold. So, I thought I would make something with a little more warmth. I used wool as the foundation for this … Continue reading

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“La Vie En Rose”

CC License View I love the name of the song: “La Vie En Rose” It means, “Life in shades of Pink” or “Looking at life through rose-colored glasses.” I like the second meaning best because I just happen to have … Continue reading

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I just had to…

CC License View ….create a little pumpkin quilt piece for this time of year. You know me and pumpkins…. love’em! Just  a quick post to share a little something I am working on. I was having a difficult time deciding … Continue reading

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wandering

CC License View wandering….   CC License View a Celtic knot surrounding a bare tree…   CC License View This piece came about after a conversation with someone about wandering in the desert. I used some of the lovely hand … Continue reading

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Where are the rocks? and How many moons?

CC License View I am looking for some rocks ???? Making some rock covers inspired by this: purlbee.com/little-urchin-croche… CC License View not a great pic…too dark but, you get the idea. (I am still working on this piece) This is … Continue reading

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