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Photo Monday – Provence Part 4

Prepare for a blitz! I only had three days of pictures left and no good way to split them up. Only there’s a lot of them. I tried to narrow them down as much as possible so it wouldn’t get

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Worth the Pain

Two years ago, I knit a tank top out of linen. It was a painful experience. I won’t go over it again. But that tank top! I’ve tried a silk-wool tank top before and it got frogged. Itchy against my

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Photo Monday – Provence Part 3

We had a few slower days during our trip. One spot I wanted to visit was the Forêt des cèdres. It isn’t a must see but being in a wooded area on a hot day is lovely. We walked one

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Where’d my Baby Go?

V is six years old today, about to start first grade. I look at her when she’s sleeping and she’s still my baby. She looks so small, curled up in bed. I just want to cuddle her and kiss her.

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Bunny Skirt

I tend to keep my precious fabrics uncut for way too long. Almost everyone does that, right? Everyone is afraid of messing up that special fabric. I’ve been trying to get over that fear and use my favorite fabrics. I

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Photo Monday – Provence Part 2

We only visited three cities during our trip. We had plans for more but ended up choosing lower key outings for a more relaxing vacation. First up, and possibly the longest outing of the whole vacation, Avignon with a Pont

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Special Sleeves

I don’t have access to my sewing machine right now. We’re living in a sublet while renovations are going on at our apartment and the sewing equipment didn’t make the cut. And the place where we’re staying? These people don’t

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