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  • posting

    Yes, I’m still posting!  I know that I haven’t been making much of an effort lately but I’ve been focused on stepping away from the computer after work these past couple of months and focused on creating, traveling and spending time with friends.  I even kicked myself off of Facebook to encourage myself to spend […]

  • baking
  • lunch time

    I have some news… on Monday I started to work full-time at a High School just outside of Chicago, IL. This means a lot of things but mostly that I won’t get to walk into the kitchen in whip up my lunch like I have this past year and I have completely forgotten how much […]

  • baking
  • have a fab fall weekend

      I’m going to be doing a lot of knitting this weekend to fill a cowl order and I plan on watching a lot of The Good Wife on Hulu and sipping on hot coffee since the weather started acting like it was September.  What are you all doing? Staying inside because it is Friday […]

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  • happy weekend

      McNulty and Bellatrix Lestrange as Burton and Taylor   Great ideas for how to display family photos.   Need a summer scarf and a Summer time sewing project? This Smocked Summer Scarf project is perfect for you!   A new and positive way to start your day.   New style of my favorite print from Megan […]

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  • wedding love

      Today seemed like an excellent day to share a few DIY wedding ideas with everyone.     20 Wedding Backdrop Ideas from Design Sponge     Dip feathers bought from Amazon or found in paint and add to center pieces, bouquets, or using different lengths of string hang them up through the venue.   Dress […]

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  • affogato

    I’ve been thinking about ice cream and gelato a lot lately and now that it is warm outside it finally seems appropriate to start making my own. I’ve got a stack of recipes that I want to try but when I was searching for a gelato recipe, I found affogato!   You take a scoop of […]