Monthly Archives: May 2012

Everyone Says Ellie Looks Just Like Nik

What do you think?  Does she? To me, she just looks like Ellie so I’m not the best person to ask!

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Introducing: Noah, Rock Guitarist

My nephew Noah (age 11) is an up and coming rock guitarist who is seeking to become more well known.  I told him I’d post this short video to my blog to introduce him to you all.   Let me know … Continue reading

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May Sewing: An apron to go with the quilt!

After we finished Betsy’s quilt, there were lots of thin strips of fabric left but no scraps of any real significance.  Anne made a small drawstring bag for toys out of some of them and she gave me the brilliant … Continue reading

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More Alaska Pictures – This Time, By Ezra

Ezra had a hold of my camera for a few minutes and took some fun pictures, some better than I could have done probably.  So here you go, our trip from Ezra’s viewpoint (age 4 1/2). using blackboard chalk on … Continue reading

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This Girl Really Loves Peanut Butter

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April/May Sewing: Drawstring Bags for Double Birthdays!

This past weekend, we had the fun of attending two birthday parties, each party for a sibling pair.  I decided to make drawstring bags for each child, personalized with their initial. Saturday’s party was for A (a girl, age 3) … Continue reading

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Dressing Herself

Sometimes, the learning curve is a little steep! She is very fast at getting them off!

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More Alaska Pictures (don’t get too excited)

Really, I’m fairly appalled at the lack of pictures from our trip.  I suppose I could claim that I didn’t have the good camera so I was uninspired.  The truth is really more like I just hardly ever remembered to … Continue reading

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April Sewing: One More Baby Blanket

And I just keep on making them ( a tutorial coming soon!) This one is for a precious baby girl who came much sooner than she should have.  Praise the Lord she’s at home and doing well! We didn’t know … Continue reading

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April Sewing: Betsy’s Quilt!

Betsy and Dan are having a baby and our Sewing Club made a quilt to celebrate their little girl!  Just like the two quilts we made last spring, this was a fun group project!  I found the design (in this … Continue reading

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