Category Archives: Hobbies

Adaption

I enjoy 2 cups of tea every morning. And I am a tea connoisseur and love to try new flavors and blends. I am also cheap and heavily influence by the lure of free shipping, so I order enough to … Continue reading

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Dwindling Space

I have been trying to carve out a little space in my office for crafting. A place free of cat paws and doggie interest that tends to move things around on my work surface and ramp up my frustration. I … Continue reading

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In Pictures

I have a lot of pictures on my iPhone. Most are not worth keeping and some should have been deleted as soon as I realized I’d chopped off someone’s head, arm, or ear. But there are others worth keeping and … Continue reading

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Maker Monday

Yay, I actually had time to work on some cards. I am very behind in making Thank You cards and there’s plenty of birthday cards to make, too. At least, this is a start even if the thank you cards … Continue reading

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Piecemeal

In one of the youtube videos that I watched, the crafter mentioned that it is easier to make cards using an assembly line technique. One day, I would cut the papers. The next day, I would stamp the sentiments and … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Fact

There are those who think winter is cocoa season. But cocoa is good every season.

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This month’s reading

It’s funny how a little cancer scare can derail hobbies and habits. For nearly half a year, I haven’t read. I love to read, but somewhere in the back of my head was this worry that gnawed at the pleasure … Continue reading

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Three phases of Christmas

Just as there is a Christmas Past, Present and Future, there are 3 phases to the gift giving process of Christmas. There is buying the presents, returning some presents, and lastly the organizing of the stuff you have accumulated. We … Continue reading

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Squash Hopes

It’s fall, which means squash season in the produce section. This year I decided to be a bit adventurous and try roasting some new kinds of squash in the oven for dinner. I figured, if worse came to worse, I … Continue reading

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December

Well, it is finally here. The last month of the year. Which means only one thing—it’s time to make Christmas cards. I always find myself a couple short, but I am hoping that won’t be the case when I make … Continue reading

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