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It’s Friday! Woo Hoo!


It’s Friday! What makes this day even better? I have the whole day off PLUS Monday. WOO HOO! You know what makes it even better? The house got cleaned yesterday so me and Mr. Fry are enjoying the day in … Continue reading

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It’s called a foot quilt!


Awhile ago I asked my Facebook buddies if they had any thoughts on how to make those things that go on the foot of beds above the comforter. I see them a lot in hotels. I remembered seeing a pattern … Continue reading

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Moving onto circles


Got a birthday coming up next weekend for our niece’s birthday who’s going to turn four. I’m running in my head some ideas for some pretty, frilly dress-up skirts. I found a couple ideas out there that say to cut … Continue reading

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Bed pockets rock!


Christmas vacation is almost over! Where did the time go!? The goos have two more days at home before school starts and we all get back into a routine. We’ve got big plans for today that include an afternoon at … Continue reading

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Girls just wanna have fun (translates into sewing)


Happy New Year my dear friends! Hope you had a fun and safe evening welcoming in the new year. Our googlies are back today and boy am I happy. Absence does make the heart grow fonder. Had great fun the … Continue reading

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Sew me


What a wonderful day! Although it’s been very, very quiet without the girls, I’ve gotten lots of stuff done. I also set some time aside to work on sewing. I’m getting a little bit better at making the zipper clutches … Continue reading

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Aaaahhh home


I hope everyone had a magical Christmas. Our family put some mileage on the Yukon and enjoyed spending time with both sides of the family. The Hello Kitty blanket and pillow were a hit. Corey’s parents must have dreams of … Continue reading

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Hello (and goodbye!) Kitty


I’ve been worrying about making my little niece’s Christmas present since November. I was going to make her some jammies, tried a couple patterns and wasn’t happy with any of them. She’s in love with Hello Kitty. Maybe love is … Continue reading

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Kindle cover, check!


I’m giving myself a big pat on the back. I just finished a Kindle cover I’m making for mom for her birthday. I found the pattern on Junie Moon. Yeah for me! I’m still tweaking the bottom because I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Life lessons in sewing


Took the day off yesterday and spent part of the time sewing. Mom gave me her “old” Bernina 430 and wow! I love that machine (but that’s a post for another time). I started working on some “simple and easy” … Continue reading

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