“Favorite space” …oh so far away…

Today’s #FMSPhotoaDay is “favorite space”. Now honest truth my favorite space is up in Northern Illinois, on a country road where the Sunflower field is in bloom season but it is not that season. And I am miles and miles from there. sorry for the bad cell phone picture – my good camera battery died […]

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Handmade Mania week 3

WOW! You guys ROCK!! We had 54 link ups last week!!! Thank you all of you for sharing!! Can we add to that?? Can we reach 60 this week? Most viewed was a tie!!! Two EPICALLY Amazing items!!!   Christmas Spiders by Black Rabbit Designs  Re-useable Fabric Sandwich Bag – Super Hero fabric by hamburke Staff Pick […]

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“Below” & “Watching”

First, yesterday’s #FMSPhotoaDay prompt was “below”. Holly Bunny sat at my feet for a few hours watching and wondering what  I was creating. She was ‘below’ me. She is such a sweet bunny. I so encourage curiosity. And Holly loves to learn. And I enjoyed talking to her while I stitched.  Second, today’s #FMSPhotoaDay prompt […]

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M is for…

Today’s #FMSPhotoaDay prompt is ‘M is for…” M is for Mother…making a difference in her children’s lives. M is for morning time, where the sweet smiles make it bearable. M is for the ‘maybe’ of the day. M is for mattering to you spouse…but that is all deep and Meaningful. So M is for… Monsters!!! […]

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Hands – what a prompt!!

Today’s #FMSPhotoaDay prompt is ‘hands’. The Penny Pet crew were up for a photo shoot. So here is my favorite picture. My good friend Baby owl was overjoyed to find out she was heading to a new home and started to cry. All the Penny Pets gathered around to give her congratulatory pats. Every one […]

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Try it Thursday: Violet’s Buds style

Hi! I am so excited to share with you an EPIC tutorial!! My friend Melanie, from Violet’s Buds, makes the prettiest fabric flowers. Her shop, Violet’s Buds, carries amazing hair accessories that are all one of a kind and handmade. I am so STOKED she agreed to share her tutorial with us. So now I […]

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Oh how ‘pink’ it is!

The #FMSPhotoaDay photo prompt for 10/9 is ‘pink’. There are so many things I could focus on!!! Pink on my daughter, pink for my family members who battle breast cancer, and pink in the world around me. But I was hand sewing a custom ‘girly’ pink sock monster. I love to sew!!! Even more I […]

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#happyhandmade shares for week 33

This week I decided I would share in a theme: Princess. My daughter is all excited about being Rapunzel for Halloween…and I am working on her ‘hat’ wig. This week in the #happyhandmade link up there seemed to be many princess themed items. So here are my favorites. First, I am excited to share with […]

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