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How Procrastinating Can Help You Sew More…

Yes, it’s been a while. How many times have I said that in this little blog? Um, let’s leave it at several. I have struggled with a focus for what I should write about – there are lots of bloggers out … Continue reading

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No, I don’t think I could possibly even begin to jump into the fashion blog world. There are so many really wonderful fashion bloggers out there, I love to see what ideas I can find to use my own wardrobe … Continue reading

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Phase 1

It feels VERY good to have kept up with most of what I wanted to accomplish this week! Did one house cleaning/keeping job each day – because I really hated spending Saturday AND Sunday cleaning, errand running, and grocery shopping. Wasn’t … Continue reading

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Is it January Already?

OK, I have been TERRIBLE at posting. Is there a worse word than terrible? Probably. A lot has happened since November 3 – Thanksgiving, sooner-than-expected death in the family, Christmas (and all the ensuing activities – baking, wrapping, shopping, not … Continue reading

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7 Months to Go!!

Yep – Kate is getting married 7 months from today – thank goodness for those 31 day months, because it’s actually 7 months and 2 days. What have we accomplished? Her dress has been selected, ordered and is being made … Continue reading

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Intentions. Where DO they lead to?

The road to hell is paved with good intentions. I wouldn’t say I was necessarily in hell…rather a state of extreme action (imaginary) and inaction (reality). Yes, it has been almost 4 weeks since my last entry – that is … Continue reading

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I’m Back on FACS Lane!

I have been BUSY, BUSY, BUSY – which is my story as to why I have been absent for a month (plus 4 days…) and I am sticking to it! Let’s see – what has happened in my life since my … Continue reading

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