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#ladoesntsuck

You know how sometimes you plan a little adventure and you are really looking forward to it and then it turns out even better than you imagined?      Back in the early spring when I was still flattened by … Continue reading

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Warm days 

It’s times like these you learn to live again. -Foo Fighters    Mom brought me this gorgeous hanging geranium today to celebrate the halfway point of my radiation treatments. Two more weeks and I’m done with breast cancer treatment.    … Continue reading

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Sewing makes me feel like a human

   I made this quilt block yesterday.     This one too. These are the first two blocks in The Splendid Sampler quilt-a-long by Pat Sloan and Jane Davidson. They are small, only 6 inches, but they feel like a huge accomplishment and … Continue reading

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Things no one tells you about cancer

  This is me last August shortly after being diagnosed with breast cancer…tired, grubby and happily enjoying a camping trip with friends, determined to fight but also determined to live my life. I haven’t talked a lot on social media … Continue reading

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I want to make a quilt

It happens every January. I start to get itchy and obsessively search the internets to see all the new quilt-block-of-the-month offerings. Being stuck in bed with my good friend iPad so much this year has made it even easier to … Continue reading

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Doing it anyway

Hmm, I wonder if this thing still works?  Guess I’ll shake off the dust and find out… So, um, long time no blog. Lots of things have happened, lots of blog posts have been written in my head and left … Continue reading

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A Tale of 2 Scarves

A month or so ago I started knitting this scarf. I really wasn’t feeling well. My defenses were down. I was seduced by this blog post. Honestly, if I’d been feeling better I would have resisted the urge to make … Continue reading

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