10 Changes of the Last 4 Years

Since it’s been a minute (ha) since the last time I regularly posted, there are a lot of changes to update y’all on. Like for many people, life has been incredibly stressful since 2016, and especially for the past year. But it’s important to also celebrate the wins, and I am grateful that my life

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Embracing Uncertainty

I’m baaaaa-ack! Hello, world, once again! I’ve been trying to write this post for 1.5 years. The vision I’ve had to stand proudly before you, laying out a grand plan of exactly what I’m going to post about, on a wonderfully steady posting schedule, with a long list of tantalizing photos and snippets of things

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Cat walk! Haircut! Paul Bunyan! Oh my!

This post is a bunch of random photos of recent happenings in my life.  First is a series of photos from the first time my cats followed me on a walk! The first walk, I got two streets over before they got skittish and wanted to go back home.  The second time, I got a

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The Stars of Border War

Moira brought three kittens to Border War, a local SCA event.  They were definitely the stars of the day!  This post is entirely gratuitous kitten photos with me and my friends. In case you’re wondering, this patched hood is the same linen hood that was in this post of me blacksmithing.  It has worn down

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Kittehs!

Just some pictures of my favorite sewing helpers. Someone decided that the camera was nonsense and just wanted pets. Hey, Mama, you’re not using this, are you? What?  It’s comfy. Plus, you can’t resist petting me before moving me. Hihi!  Why aren’t you petting me yet?  I’m totes helping. They’re so pretty, my babies.  They

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Garden 2016!

Once again I have a garden!  These photos are only from 11 days ago, and I’m already astounded by how much the garden has grown since then.  I’ve already eaten two salads from it, and used some kale and herbs in a bean soup.  It’s so wonderful! I’m just so excited to have a garden

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Garden Spring 2015!

My garden gets me ridiculously excited on a regular basis.  I just have to share how awesome this is!  These first two pictures are from a couple months ago, right after the snow melted.  The spinach plants from last fall survived the winter! Now contrast that to what those spinach plants look like now.  I

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Project 365-ish: Days 8 – 30

Well, I’ve already missed nine days out of the first thirty on Project 365.  I’m trying a new thing this year, though: sometimes is better than never. For example, for years people have been telling me that I need to do daily stretches for my knee problems, and what always happens?  I do them really

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Project 365: Days 1 – 7

One of my favorite bloggers, Kaylah of The Dainty Squid, challenged herself to take a photo every day of the year last year.  She called it Project 365.  Now she’s challenging others to do so, too.  It sounds fun, so I’m going to try and do this.  🙂  Here’s my first week! ~*~*~*~*~*~ 365:1 I

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