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Tweet Yeah, yeah.  You’re sick of hearing about the chessboard.  And I didn’t live up to my promises last week.  I know.  The week kind of wobbled off course.  These things happen. But today!  New week.  New to do list.  Board FINISHED.  Family playing. Good stuff! It only took an hour to move the board [...]

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Tweet I know.  I promised there would be a quilted/upholstered chess board to share this evening.  And truly – it was going to happen.  Except that when I settled all my tools and fabrics on the kitchen table, I discovered there was nary a staple to be had for my staple gun – it being [...]

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Tweet Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on gratitude last week.  Such moving and thoughtful words – I feel not only encouraged to count my blessings, but to remember that we all approach the world with such unique eyes and hearts. Well … not really :-)  Just *being* on the footpath is not [...]

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Tweet We never did give you a good look at the finished birthday armchair.  So, on this dreadfully hot day (40 degrees celsius – ugh!), since we were going that way, we decided to take the armchair back to its site of adoption for a wee photo shoot. Yep, here we are – on the [...]