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Oops, I left you hanging!

Back in early December, I had a giveaway on my Instagram account @pinprickedfingers for reaching 300 followers.  The winner of that draw was @nostalgiaquilter.  Congrats to Brenda. In the meantime, I was very busy getting ready for Christmas and in the … Continue reading

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A Couple of Finished Quilts

Last time I teased you with a couple of pictures of my latest finishes.  Now I will let you see them with a bit more detail . The first quilt I finished was a birthday gift for my son (way, … Continue reading

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Customer Quilt – Done!

So, last time I mentioned I started a website to draw interest for my home decor sewing business.  Well, after just 2 weeks and a bit of word-of-mouth, I have finished my first customer quilt and have a couple orders in … Continue reading

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Did I Miss Friday?

The past week has zipped by so quickly and I’ve gotten a lot accomplished but for some reason I have missed blogging my Friday finishes.  I thought I’d take this opportunity to share some of my finishes over the past … Continue reading

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Works in Progress

Life takes many turns and sometimes not for the better.  The past week has been a trying time for my family.  My mother suffered a stroke on Sunday and while she is alive and mobile, her cognitive ability and communication … Continue reading

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To all my family, friends and neighbours…Merry Christmas!

  Christmas is by far my favourite time of year! I’m a giver. I love to give gifts, do things for others and in general, be in service to others. Christmas allows me to do this without people thinking I’m … Continue reading

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Christmas List – Checking it twice

I’m a list person. I make lists on paper then make new lists on my phone to remind me of the other lists because I misplace the paper. Thank goodness I haven’t ever misplaced my phone! I thought, with the … Continue reading

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What I’ve been doing…

      This summer has been a bit of a blur!  I’ve done some things that I don’t entirely enjoy… Commissioned Medieval Riding Tunics (Blah) Things I do enjoy… COTTAGE with the boys… I even found some sewing time on the … Continue reading

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Decisions, decisions….

Canada Day weekend is coming up and I have 2 whole days to myself before our family’s “official” start of summer. It really should be a no brainer, but I’m torn as to what to do with my two ‘free’ … Continue reading

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