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Thrift Score: Duplo!

Confession time! Despite intending to post frequently about my non-crafty thrift store scores this is a subject I’ve neglected up until now. Probably due to the fact that most often a thrifted item will either go immediately into use and I promptly forget about its “newness” or it gets added to my never ending and…

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May Roundup

With May being the last full month before Pen’s arrival I made large strides with projects I wanted to complete before baby day. I also posted a number of tutorials involving projects I did for her little space that I nicknamed “Pen’s Nook” because it is nothing more than a corner in the master bedroom….

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Why I create…

In a very corny way I could simply say it is in my blood. Both my parents have always been creative people with loads of hands-on hobbies. It has always seemed like a natural thing for me to do and something I was always encouraged to take part in. The dress above I sewed over 10…

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We have strawberries!

Over the weekend I noticed the start of what will be my strawberry plants. This is the first year I’m starting strawberries from seed. I chose the “Sarian” variety which was advertised to have berries the first year! More recently I planted tomato seeds and hope to see the beginnings of tomato plants in another…