Monthly Archives: March 2011

Finished: Pennant Decoration for Birthday Party!

Just wanted to follow up on a previous post about the pennant I made following this tutorial from Diary of a Quilter. The tutorial really is excellent, check it out.  Like Amy recommends, I wouldn’t bother with pins when you … Continue reading

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Power Balls — Oh yea, Oh yea!

Howdy, friends! We went to a running work shop on Saturday morning and one of the facilitators kept saying “oh yea, oh yea!” So now that’s in my head. Take a minute and just say “oh yea, oh yea” repeatedly … Continue reading

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Newbie Runner With Questions

As you may remember I started this blog as fulfillment of one of three new year’s resolutions. My other resolutions are to start a vegetable garden and run a half marathon. I’m happy to report that I’m well on the … Continue reading

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Friday Finds….Crudite, Crab Rangoon, Fruit Pizza, and Bean Dip

Howdy! Happy almost weekend, friends. Here are my finds for the week, notice these are bit healthier this time around! This Simple Bites recipe for Spring Crudité & Buttermilk-Pepper Dip: Finger Food for a Baby Shower looks excellent. I really … Continue reading

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Sewing Our Own Party Decorations

We are just days away from celebrating a birthday! It’s been a splendid past couple of months learning what our almost three year old would like at her parties — we’ve kept a fun (2 page) list on the refrigerator … Continue reading

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Monday Mixes: Trader Joe’s Baker Josef’s Coffee Cake Mix

I’m the first to admit that I’d love to have the time and energy to bake everything from scratch, but it’s tricky sometimes to find the time. So your going to see a new occasional series around here: Monday Mixes. … Continue reading

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Friday Finds! Girl With a Dragon Tattoo, Kindle, Rainbow Cookies, Canning

Hey There! Happy Friday. Hope your St. Patrick’s Day was lovely. We had corned beef, cabbage, carrots, and (bread machine made) rye bread to celebrate! Wasn’t sure if I was going to get this blog entry done today or not. … Continue reading

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