Category Archives: Caribbean/Mystery 12

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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Much better

Rhythm, practice, a different day – whatever it was this one went much smoother. Less than 24 hours vs. 5 days. (sorry about the colors, didn’t come out very well in this set) Mmmmm purplerific. Not sure what I’m going … Continue reading

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Flower of Frustration

I hate this damn flower so much. The chart has a mistake (a tiny mistake but I’m so aggravated with this piece right now I’m going to include it in my rant). One of the beads isn’t charted, and I … Continue reading

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Curios & Flamingos

Only one of each, but the plural has a nicer ring to it I think. Already junked up with all some of my crap. Too many people with too much money at that auction! I paid my max for this … Continue reading

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Woo-Hoo

Oh wait, I just used that didn’t I? Eh, who cares? I am full of woo-hoo today. Part Two of Caribbean is 100% complete. (thanks again to Cheryl for gifting me the final 2 silks) I am so freakin’ happy … Continue reading

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A little bit here & there

One of the saddest parts of my psyche is that I have a hard time with tasks unless there is a deadline breathing down my neck. Lack of focus. Easily distracted. Oh hey is that something shiny over there? Ok, … Continue reading

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