Monthly Archives: March 2013

Letting Go

Souricette 1 had Spring break this week.  I know what school breaks mean and I do plan accordingly.  I try to keep it low key. So no visits to NYC.  If I want to bake or craft, I make sure

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Taffeta Skirt Tutorial

When fabric.com was having a sale on basics, or at least what they call basics, I saw this crushed taffeta that I just had to have.  I got the iridescent charcoal and the teal, 2 yards of each.  I had

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Photo Monday – Looking for Spring

So.  It’s slowly warming up out there and I decided to go look for Spring.  Winter can be very pretty even if there isn’t any snow but at this point, I was totally sick of  the almost monochromatic muted palette.

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Still No Tutorial…

Man, those tutorials are work.  I did get to do the photo shoot but I need to do another one.  I stupidly focused on the girls rather than the skirt.  Well what?  They’re much more interesting!  I need to get

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Photo Monday – Cabane à Sucre

When I was a kid, we used to go to the “cabane à sucre” (sugar shack) almost every year.  I loved it.  Around here, people have no clue what I’m talking about when I mention it.  I want the souricettes

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And All Thanks to Chocolate!

I’m still feeling those springtime blahs but I’m better.  I was craving chocolate last week, remember?  And then I remembered that it contains happy making chemicals.  So, ummm, I’ve been giving in to the cravings.  What? It’s medicine! It’s true!

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Photo Monday – Snow Day!

We had a lovely snowfall on Friday morning.  Souricette 1’s school had a two hour delay.  When I came back from dropping her off, I took some photos.  Souricette 2 was in the mood to play in the snow for

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Getting Back on Track

I’m finally, finally! getting better. And I had work planned this week.  I was supposed to work on a sewing project for the swap.  Apart from cutting the material and fusing the interfacing last weekend? Nothing.  I was also supposed

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Photo Monday

I had two photo sessions this week.  One improvised one on Friday and another one on Sunday.  I wasn’t feeling inspired and it shows, I think. Friday, I had planned an art activity for the girls : drawing with water

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The Week of Exhaustion

I’m not really feeling better actually.  The aches are gone and for a while, I thought I was going to be all better by the weekend.  Not so much.  The past two days have seen me more congested than before

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