Monthly Archives: April 2010

Mother’s Day Photo Patchwork Pillow Tutorial

Prep Work: Purchase some treated fabric for your ink jet printer.  It is a little pricey, but you can buy it at Joann’s and use your coupon on it which makes it much more reasonably priced (~$12).  I recommend using … Continue reading

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Open Season: Bruschetta

I love bruschetta, but who doesn’t?  Toasted, oiled, garlicky bread with some sort of delicious assortment of fresh veggies or herbs and cheese is a winner in anyone’s book.  I opened my Martha Stewart Living this week to find a delicious … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Project: Patchwork Pillow

I don’t know about you, but I have a love affair with my digital camera and iMac.  I have over 1,000 pics filed away in there from the past year or so.  But do you know how many pictures I … Continue reading

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Its a write-off day!

Good thing: The garden is getting more glorious by the day. Today we ate junk food, and didn’t accomplish much.  My hair is a mess.  I almost killed the dog.  I always feel guilty saying that we didn’t accomplish anything … Continue reading

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Kitchen Clean Out: Monday

Ok, so here it goes!  Keep in mind that it was Matthew’s birthday, and he had some major influence on the menu. How to use up: cornmeal, cabbage, yeast, plain yogurt, boneless skinless chicken breast, and fresh herbs that are … Continue reading

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In the Works…

A Sunday night staple, like meat and potatoes.  What is going on here in the world of creativity for the next 7 days: 1. 30th birthday preparations!  There’s a silver fox I know making his way into the next decade. … Continue reading

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Painting and Coffee?

I have been painting instead of sewing for the last few days.  After staring at that quilt all week I needed a break and got some other much needed projects underway.  We just received this shelf from a friend who … Continue reading

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