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Putting My Heart into Hand Embroidery

This has been a really tough year for my Grandma. She was hospitalized 3 times since February with a shattered femur, broken hip, and atrial fibrillation respectively. But she’s always been tough and she got through each one – and at age 87, to boot! Since she’s in Louisiana and I’m in Arizona, I felt… Continue reading Putting My Heart into Hand Embroidery

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Throwback Thursday: More Gifts for Mom

I was see-sawing between two themes for this week: matching makes (the PJs mentioned in the last post) or things I’ve made for my mom. I think the matching pajamas would have been funnier, but I need to take better pictures of them and Sooo let’s talk about some fun and easy gifts you can… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: More Gifts for Mom

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Throwback Thursday: A Christmas State of Mind

Wow have we already made it to the second Thursday of December? The panic is starting to set in as I need to get a MOVE ON with Christmas shopping. If you’re ambitious and want to craft gifts for those you love, here’s another gift idea you can sew! I made these for my grandmothers for… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: A Christmas State of Mind

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Throwback Thursday: Owl Gift Ideas

We’re in December and you know what that means! It’s time to frantically craft or buy gifts for those you love. Hooray for the Christmas (and Hanukkah) season! For the next few Thursdays, I’ll post things I’ve made for others for the holidays. Today features Christmas 2012’s gifts – OWL MADNESS!!! I think owls are… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Owl Gift Ideas