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[29 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]
Hem Curtains – CHECK!

As the song “Another One Bites The Dust” plays here in the background, I’m inspired to share with you one of the completed projects on my 2011 list.
My Mom made me the happiest girl this Christmas when she gifted my my very own sewing machine!  Of course she also put together my first sewing kit complete with thread, bobbins, measuring tapes and fabric!  Now let me start by saying that I’m a completely inexperienced sewer.  Most of what I know is left over from grade 8 home economics as …

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[22 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]
A January Table Setting

Well, 2011 is well underway and I’ll be the first to admit – we’re moving pretty slow around here.  Perhaps it’s the frigid Canadian weather that has us draped in layers of flannel, hibernating under fleece as we long for warmer days. 
You’ll have to excuse our lack of posting this month – our fingers are frozen.
I did peel back my layers the other day just long enough to put together a table setting with my new dishes -one of my favourite Christmas gifts.  Thanks sister!  
I’m not really a …