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Back from Grrls Meat Camp, and raring to go

After the amazing weekend that was Grrls Meat Camp in Napoleon, KY, I am back, and raring to go with what I’ve learned.  Thanks so much to Kate Hill and Kari Underly, and to all the grrls whom I hope … Continue reading

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Socks! I Knit Socks!

After the Quilt Guild’s bus trip three or so weeks ago, I found myself with several new projects to work on.  The first I tackled was knitting a pair of socks, using the technique from Melissa Morgan-Oakes’s book, 2-At-A-Time SOCKS, … Continue reading

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Back to Full Fitness? At least he knows his Saucepans!

This, amidst all the “Is he back to full fitness?” hype about a certain quarterback in New England on the sports stations, is what I pulled out of the box when I got a new saucepan this weekend.

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Two words that made my week

I got a lovely little email from Michael Ruhlman this week, in response to my entry in the BLT challenge.  It was only two words: gorgeous pancetta! I’m grinning from ear to ear.

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Wearables at WAQG Retreat 2009

Just when you thought you’d seen all we did at the quilt retreat,  WAIT… there’s MORE!  You don’t think I could spend the whole weekend without something FOOD or COOKING related, do you? But first, the clothing and accessory portion … Continue reading

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Jo’s Fracture Quilt

This week at our Friendship Circle meeting, we got to see Jo’s fracture quilt completed.  Thanks to Mary for taking this photo for me, as I forgot my camera.  DOH! Jo took the original photograph for her quilt in her … Continue reading

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My Round Birthday

I recently had a birthday that ended in zero.  My dear friend B says that the Scandinavians refer to this as a Round birthday, and don’t focus so much on the number as we do in the US. My birthday … Continue reading

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A New Start for the New Year

Please be patient as I re-tool. Continue reading

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