Monthly Archives: March 2011

Texture Tuesday at Kim Klassen Cafe

 Oh YIPPEEE SKIPPEEEE! Been so busy catching up on real life [meaning less computer time] that I almost missed the news about Kim's newest inspiring adventure, TEXTURE TUESDAY! I'm also known to spend way too much time out of doors once Spring … Continue reading

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Hippity Hoppity….

 Sometimes a little whim has me chasing rabbits… …or bunny ears…specifically felted bunny ears…. …with wires in them so they can bend!  …and might as well make a hat to stick them in…. …and don't forget to hand sew some vintage … Continue reading

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So many blessings!

 Spring has returned.  The Earth is like a child that knows poems.   ~Rainer Maria Rilke Everyday there is a new plant peeking out of the ground, others stretching to new heights, an explosion of colors all around me….oh, how I … Continue reading

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Online Classes

Sometimes I think about the impact of computers on our lives. Wow. Twenty-something years ago when working in corporate America, in a 75 story building, in the heart of a major city, our floor of maybe 50-60 people received "ONE" … Continue reading

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A Chick Magnet

Besides loving their beautiful singing voices, watching the bird world can be quite amusing… and entertaining… and enlightening. Take this little guy for example:   he calls to them…  he watches to see if any will come…  a few do … Continue reading

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Inspired

Been missing in action…meaning, I'm in full action mode, just missing from blogland! Too many fun things, life, the daily grind…you know that story. But these recent offerings from Pottery Barn are way too inspiring not to share. Especially for … Continue reading

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