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Peace, Love, Antiques

There is an antique festival here in Texas that my mom and I enjoy going to. We take it as a chance to get away from a mini vacation and enjoy beautiful things. Held in...
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The Bow Do-It-Yourself

Life has been…well, not very stable as of late. It has taken me a lot of time to finally get to an equilibrium of sorts. Upheavals, trips, financial pot holes, and death in the family...
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Granny Square Coasters: Hemp Style

Enter now our stormy season! Even as I write this Mother Nature is laying siege to my neck of the woods with fierce storms, hail, and tornado outbreaks. There’s a lot of trepidation during this...
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The Doilie Giftbag

Mother’s Day is coming up soon! I hope everyone has grand plans for their mother! Not sure yet what I will do for mine. Maybe round up all us kids (that I can) and treat...
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Drab to Fab: Upcycled Mirror

Sometimes the most innocuous thing can become a beautiful addition to your decor with a little change. Sometimes it isn’t about finding the perfect piece already created, it’s about creating it for yourself. Sometimes it is amazing...
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The Wildflower Season, Texas Style

One of the things I do love about living in this state is the wet season which in turn brings use the most amazing plethora of wildflowers I have ever seen anywhere. In person that is. I...
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Japanese Gardens

Lately I have been trying a more active approach to life. I want to be outside, moving, doing; simply be active. I have endeavored to walk more, dance more, laugh more, and enjoy life. Healthy eating,...
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Deep Ellum Art Festival

For the last six years I have been going to the Deep Ellum Art Festival. It is one of the best places in DFW to see and purchase great art. Every year I am glad...
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Fabric Friday: Thirties and Stars

So belated on this one. You know, sometimes you think you’ll have all the time in the world to get something done and BAM! life hits you outta no where. When to the Quilt Show...
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Thrifty Buys: Cups

Been at it again. Thrift shopping! This time I picked up mostly cups and small dishes. My goal is to collect an eclectic grouping of dishware for photography uses. I like mixing it up and...
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