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Lights, camera, ACTION!

It’s very strange that a new season of “Project Runway” has begun and I’m not doing the challenges for Mattel’s Summer and Company at 1:6 scale. I miss my dolls, and the only thing I’ve sewn lately involved mending quilts … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

First, the button. The other day I was almost at my doctor’s office when I realized I had failed to bring something to read. There’s a Barnes & Noble one block away from the medical campus, so I detoured in … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

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Button Sunday

I recently read Daphne du Maurier and Her Sisters: The Hidden Lives of Piffy, Bird and Bing by Jane Dunn, and though plenty of the details of the sisters’ lives were fascinating, what struck me was that almost every page … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

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For Timmy, because it’s still your birthday month

I think of this shelf on my new built-ins as the Timmy Shelf. Not only are these children’s books (one of them a childhood favorite that you helped me find!), but a collection of some of my eggs sits next … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

It’s been six years since I featured Langston Hughes on a Button Sunday (also February 1, because it’s his birthday). He’ll always be one of my favorite poets. I see one of his poems every day near my desk. In … Continue reading

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Photo Friday, No. 432

Current Photo Friday theme: Paradise Coffee and a classic. Works for me!

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That House 4

We do have an actual move date near week’s end; the frantic last-minute stuff has begun. But sometimes you just have to leapfrog the process and unpack a few of the things that make a place feel like home… (Plus … Continue reading

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Murder!

Here’s another photo from the files that I forgot I had. Back in mid October, I went to a signing at Murder By The Book with Dean James (writing as Miranda James) and Wendy Lyn Watson (writing as Annie Knox). … Continue reading

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