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Fancy Coffee Friday: Oubliette of Unfinished Projects

The room that is the Guest Room/Craft & Sewing Room/Will-become-my-study has a dirty secret. Hidden within drawers, inside bins, and stuffed into shopping bags in the closet are all manner of unfinished projects. From crochet to cross-stitch, they are hidden … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Happy Hookin’

Happy Easter Weekend everyone. I’m feeling a bit of a loss for what to write about this week, but meanwhile… I’m back to crocheting.

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Cake, a Dead Chicken and the Plague

Picture it, January 2nd, 2015, in southern Wisconsin where it is brown, cold and lacking snow.  I’m perched at my home office desk in my workout gear after just sending off a first draft for another article at N Magazine, … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning and Under Siege

They have hatched. As soon as you step foot outside of the safe confines of the house, they swarm around you.  Their whine, like that of so many microscopic fighter jets, fills your ears as they cloud around your face … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning and thoughts of “Gram”

I have found myself in recent weeks amused and pondering how similar I am to my grandmothers, maternal and paternal.  Sadly, I never knew my maternal grandmother, going only on stories from my Mom, and how she was always amused … Continue reading

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Sunday… Afternoon.

Dear Readers… I had a heck of a night last night – in a good way.  Mr. Muse and I went to a friends house to celebrate the return of our friend, Trevor, from his tour in the Middle East. … Continue reading

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MLiP Wednesday: Granny-style

It’s no secret that I crochet, at least I don’t think it’s a secret as I’ve mentioned it a few times.  I have crocheted for upwards of six or seven hours sometimes, going until my hands or eyes, or both, … Continue reading

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