Monthly Archives: August 2009

Staying Alive

This is the song playing in my head right now. Don’t these dancin’ little starfish remind you of John Travolta? A a a staying alive….(come on, white suit –  pointing) A major milestone has been reached. It’ is now taller … Continue reading

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Beaver Power!

Andy spent an overnight in Corpus Christie this week and all I got was this lousy t-shirt. 😉 That’s the back. Love. The front has the Buc-ee’s mascot. Buc-ee’s t-shirts are fairly thick on the ground here in Houston and … Continue reading

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Learning Experiences

Or Why I Can’t Have Nice Things. Last night was an exercise in frustration. I kept hammering away at it and did finish the east section of part 4 but AAAARRRGGGHHHHH!!!!!!!!!! 1. This is a fussy part because there is … Continue reading

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Got some pretty pictures for you!

My squee moment for yesterday: Nice huh? Makes me want to stitch it again for myself rightthisminute. I’ll call Jill this morning and make sure she’s the right billing info (why do CC companies have to change your card # … Continue reading

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Exchange and yet more Caribbean

My HOE piece has arrived! Lucy made me a dear little flat fold (I love the size – it’s about the size of a deck of UNO cards), it fits perfectly into one of the cubbies on my entertainment center. … Continue reading

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Lookie what I made!

(Mad props to Annette for giving me the tutorial via email.) My Summer House Exchange for Hooked On Exchanging. We’re calling this a sewing box. The design is Climbing Rose Cottage by Elizabeth’s Designs. I had the chart in an … Continue reading

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