Right now, I am reading this wonderful book, The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are, by Brene Brown. I am not very far in. I have decided to take tiny steps towards reading it each night before I go to sleep. Last night, [...]
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Yesterday, my BGF told me a story. Really, it is her story, not mine to share here. But, she has taken a break from blogging, so I thought that I would step in for her. Apparently, she was at work and made up a word while she was talking to her coworkers. She has a [...]
A few months ago on Christine Kane’s blog, I read a post asking for volunteers to write about their word for the day. I didn’t even hesitate; I just sent in my request to write about my journey with the word “fulfill” throughout the last year. It was an absolute yes, so when I received [...]
If are you here from the Sew, Mama, Sew! blog, welcome! The loot (aka: giveaway) can be found here. Today has been a whirl-wind kinda day here for me, so I thought that I would recap what I have learned from this whole giveaway experience: People within this crafty little community I have found myself [...]
I am so excited to finally get something crossed off my creative to-do list. The other day I played with the mod-podge for furniture, called Hard Coat, that I first read about here. It was fun to be able to spice up what might otherwise be…less spicy. I found this old table at one of [...]
There are two main things that I have been working on lately. First, for the last 6 or more months, I have been working on a quilt for Joe’s mom. This quilt top was originally hand pieced by joe’s great grandmother on his mom’s side. I hand quilted the whole thing, and it was probably [...]
Christine Kane just posted a great new something to her blog called “56 Things You Can Toss Out Now.” It is a great list of things that you can definitely get rid of, and I particularly like it because she so simply lays out at the start of her list why we hold onto things: [...]
I think that I found my word for this year!
Okay, so right now is normally when I would be freaking out. I have papers to get graded before tomorrow, I still am not sure what I am doing exactly in either class, and I have the non-stop to do list going in my head. I even have two amazing blog post ideas that I [...]
If you are here, that means that you have found the new blog. It is imperfect. But, in a drastic departure from my normal MO, I am not going to tell you how. This could be a fun new game. You find something that you think might be imperfect, but it turns out that it [...]