Monthly Archives: April 2012

Smoked Gouda Macaroni & Cheese

Last week a friend of mine invited me over to her house to help her make dinner for me to take home as well as more to take to some other families.  She was trying to get rid of some … Continue reading

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Fabulous Finds Friday

Here are some fabulous things I have loved this week: 1. This beautiful quilt. I love the colors and the diamond pattern.2. The Smoked gouda mac and cheese we had for dinner last night. Post to come later. 3.  This … Continue reading

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Quilt Along Block #6

I’ve fallen behind on the quilt along that some of us have been working on.  This afternoon I made block #6.  I was pleased with how easily and quickly it came together. The second block I made features only one … Continue reading

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American Girl Experience

My daughters each own an American Girl Doll.  They are the priciest, best dolls we have ever had.  The amount of time they spend playing with them and how long they have lasted help me to justify the {out of … Continue reading

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third swoon block

This morning was very productive, I exercised, got ready, did the dishes, started the laundry, finished my third swoon block, and left for the office. It felt so good to wake up and get so many small things taken care … Continue reading

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Hair bows

We love hair bows. They are just so girlie on little girls and dress up any outfit.  Not to mention that every time I take my baby out people think she is a boy unless she is wearing something on … Continue reading

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Gift Wrap

I’ve been thinking and thinking what I could do with all of my seed packets.  I really like how Christa incorportaed them into her spring decor.  Then I realized I needed to wrap up and finally mail some long overdue … Continue reading

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I’m swooning.

Have you seen the new Swoon quilt pattern by thimble blossoms?  Well, it’s gorgeous.  Jennifer made one and last week she sacrificed a day with her children to hang out with me and sew. She helped me get started on … Continue reading

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Table Centerpiece

Last summer, while in Colorado, I fell in love with a wooden box at an outdoor market.  It was expensive, and we really didn’t have any extra room in our car so we walked away without it.  A few weeks … Continue reading

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February and March blocks

Here are my March and February blocks for the block of the month quilt.  It feels so good to be caught up on at least one project. I don’t have anything to do until April’s comes out on April 25th. … Continue reading

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