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From Fashion Blogger to Minimalist: My Changing Story

Although I had been writing a blog since 1999 on livejournal, I had moved to blogspot and eventually wordpress as a modest fashion blogger.  Since I was a kid I had been heavily into vintage clothing.  After having two children in my early to mid twenties in 2007 & 2008, I started to notice a…… Continue reading From Fashion Blogger to Minimalist: My Changing Story

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Four Family Outings in One Week of April

April is my favorite month. Spring is my favorite season. The cabin fever I suffered is over! At long last! How does one celebrate the coming of nice warm weather? By going outside and doing things together as a family outside of the house.  I figured I’d do a little post about it. My mom…… Continue reading Four Family Outings in One Week of April

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Pinwheel Newspaper Quilt

I had a magazine from Keepsake Quilting that had this pattern within it (using some of the same fabrics too).  It was rather simple and fun to make. I always loved pinwheels as a child (I think of the Pinwheel song from Nickelodeon in the 1980s that I sang often).  I got the grey and…… Continue reading Pinwheel Newspaper Quilt

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Movie Suggestion Post #109

Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens; 2015 (w/ Harrison Ford, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Carrie Fisher, Peter Mayhew) – 3.25 stars – I won’t give spoilers away for this in my review, just to let you know.  This is not the best Star Wars film.  What happens when you…… Continue reading Movie Suggestion Post #109