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Jalie Simone

When Jalie’s new collection came out, my eyes zoomed straight onto the Simone Wide-Leg Shorts and Pants pattern. Those pants had E’s name written all over them. After I’d finished my two tops, I went to work on them. I’m

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Photo Monday – Beach Day

I usually do portraits of the girls with their dad on Father’s Day. But yesterday, we were all too exhausted for it. See, we got up very early to get breakfast going while M was out for his long Sunday

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Photo Monday – Peonies and Light

I felt like taking pictures of flowers, that’s all. They always surprise me. I had the girls tell me which flowers they liked best at the grocery store. And then I ignored their choices and went with peonies. They have

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Liesl + Co Breezy Blouse

I’ve been taking the time to sew more lately and I’ve been trying to sew up my fabric stash. I’ve been wanting simple, easy to wear patterns that will work with what I have. So when the Liesl + Co

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Photo Monday – Fort Tilden

One of my neighbors is an artist. One day a week ago, maybe two, she told me about her new exhibition in Fort Tilden and invited us to come. She told me the beach there is lovely and the concession

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Jalie Mimosa

This is the top of all the delays. I cut it out in December and it stayed there. I lost use my sewing space for a bit but I’ve had it back for months now. And yet, the top didn’t

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Photo Monday – Early Morning Rooftop

I’m one of those people who wake up with the Sun. Even if that means I only got 5 hours of sleep. Sun is up means I’m up. Many mornings, I’ve sat on the couch watching the Sun come up

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