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Fall Decorating

Souricette 1 keeps asking me to do projects.  She has permanent access to markers, pencils, paper, stickers, tape, scissors…  But she wants to do projects.  She has a really busy life and so do I but she wants to do

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Out of the Mothballs

I pulled this tank top out last week. I made it in Spring.  Of 2009.  And never wore it.  It was my end of semester assignment for machine knitting class : design an create a tank top for yourself.  And

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Posted in Knitting

It’s Done!

Here it is!  It isn’t perfect in any way shape or form.  The proportions are off.  Mr Mouse is taller than that.  And I’m not as thin as that.  There are ripples in the fabric, the circle isn’t perfectly circular,

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Enter a Brave New Project!

Look at what souricette 1 helped me pick out at Joann’s on Wednesday! Wanna guess what we’re making?  This! Souricette 1 has wanted for us to make a tapestry of our family for months.  Just like in Brave.  It’s a

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The Last Project Before the Trip

Well, that’s a mouthful of a title.  Forgive me.  I’m writing this the night before we leave for Cape Cod, after 5 days of going to bed way too late.  At least I’m not yet at that point where you

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Sewing!

I seem to have gotten myself in a sewing mood.  I have three – three! – projects in the works.  I’m all excited to be on a roll like this! And I’m going to use a bunch of exclamation point

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Posted in Thoughts

Tooth Mouse Fairy

Or is that tooth fairy mouse?  In any case, that’s who is going to be taking souricette 1’s tooth when it comes out.  No, nothing is really wobbling yet but her dentist said one tooth was starting to get loose

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Posted in Creating, Prototypes

Top Secret Project Revealed!

I’ve been tired and the souricettes have been needy and nothing has been working quite right.  I had no clue what I was going to write about.  And then, my swap partner got the package I sent her!  That means

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Goodbye Balloons

Notice anything? I’ve decided to switch up how the blog looks.  Ideally, I would splurge on the custom design upgrade and hire someone to design everything but I don’t feel ready for that.  So I’m figuring it out myself.  I’ve

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Back to Work. Sort of.

Finally, finally! I’m feeling better.  For the first time in a week, eating isn’t painful.  And I’m taking morning walks with souricette 2 again.  She seems happy to be back in the stroller for now… The problem is that I’ve

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