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Joyeux, Joyeux Noel

A belated Merry Christmas and an early Happy New Year to everyone! This will be a picture heavy post.  I helped Mom, Dad, Bam and Papa hang ornaments, stockings, and unwrap the nativity scene. We didn’t realize until after we … Continue reading

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63 years and counting…

Tonight, our family had a wonderful celebration. We got together for dinner, then headed to my folks house to open gifts. Dinner at Maggianos was so delicious, albeit way too much food for even our party of 20. I think … Continue reading

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Hodge Podge

November snuck up on me like a flying squirrel in the attic. Oh wait. Those aren’t really very stealthy, at least not in my house. I have been working on lots of projects…including polymer clay shark teeth, beaded necklaces and … Continue reading

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Seeds of genius…planted and sewn

This past weekend was a triumph in my son’s life. His school presented a production of Seeds: the first time the play has ever been performed in the U.S., by ANYONE. It’s a docudrama based on the real dialog in … Continue reading

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Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide! Woohoo!

Hi Y’all! I think I’ve finally recovered from all the Halloween festivities. Whew! Since stores started putting out Christmas stuff a month ago, I’m going to post my gift ideas on Pinterest. I have a quirky sense of humor and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Joe Cool!

Howdy, folks! It was quite a weekend! I spent a few days honing my reclusive tendencies last week before emerging for some intense celebrating. First stop, Rod & George’s annual Halloween Blowout! I decided to rock the Black Swan costume … Continue reading

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Discobunny Boogie

One of my favorite drawings ever was born in college. Discobunny! I found the original sketch in my tiny old sketchbook. Pages are falling apart, yellowed, stained with age and love. I’m making a baby quilt for a DJ friend. … Continue reading

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