Category Archives: Personal

WIP Weds: Project Updates

What have I been up to in the past week? Last Thursday, my husband and I went to our church’s monthly book club meeting where we discussed Living Buddha, Living Christ by Thich Nhat Hahn. On Saturday, we drove out … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for me, and the next couple of weeks are going to be busy, too, with work, personal commitments, and the holidays. So, I’m going to stop stressing myself out about not having any … Continue reading

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A New Start This Week

After finishing stitching the Liberty Stars counted canvas piece last week, I took a break from stitching for a few days. Saturday my husband and I went bike riding along the Centennial Trail which runs along a strip of land … Continue reading

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How I Travel with My Cross-Stitch Projects

This week I wanted to share some of my project bags and how I travel with my cross-stitch projects, even if I’m only travelling to work and back. I have seen so many fancy bags and travel cases online, including some incredible … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland Collection

I love Alice in Wonderland. I love the story, and I love the illustrations by Sir John Tenniel. So, I have a bit of a collection. Although I’m not a hardcore collector by any means (mostly I hate clutter), I do … Continue reading

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A UFO Returns, a Guild Exhibit, Sketches and More

After finishing stitching the “Vintage Eggs” cross-stitch ornament series by The Prairie Schooler last week, I am taking a little break. I’m not sure what big (or little) needlework project I want to start next, so I dragged out a … Continue reading

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Liebster Award

Liebster Award: Online recognition from fellow bloggers for fun new blogs! Last week I was introduced to the Liebster Award, which appears to be a kind of Random Act of Kindness for blogs to give some exposure to new blogs … Continue reading

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California for the Holidays

Last week I was posting from chilly northern California, where my husband and I were visiting his family for a late Christmas get-together. Here are some photos from the trip: The top photo is a view of the San Francisco … Continue reading

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2016 Stitching Goals

I don’t usually make resolutions, but I do have a few things I’d like to do in 2016, so here is my short list of stitching goals: Finish Anhinga Blues. Start and complete the Satsuma Street 12 Days of Christmas … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

I’m going to be making an apple pie today and doing some last-minute cleaning before my sister and brother-in-law arrive to stay with us over the holiday. Have a Merry Christmas! Video of the Week This is what I’ll be … Continue reading

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