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Seattle with Megan

Megan and I have been scheming about a creative and hopefully inspiring design project together. Our destination was Anthropologie to look at some of their beautiful magazines, but of course we had to make a couple of pit stops for lunch and dessert! I’ve been wanting to visit El Camion since it was featured in […]

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Little Boxes PDX

I’ve never been shopping on Black Friday and I have no desire to ever try it. However, I have seen the American Express – Small Business Saturday Shopping advertisement on television and have heard about cities that encourage shoppers to buy and experience the small businesses in their neighborhoods. Since we usually spend Thanksgiving in […]

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Winter and Christmas Decorations

Yesterday, Ryan and I returned from our little Thanksgiving mini-holiday and got right to work on the house. Our friend Corey came over to help Ryan in the yard and I started decorating for Christmas. It’s so great having a few conifer trees in our yard. While Ryan was cleaning up the yard, I trimmed […]

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My first sewing (solo) project

I bought this plaid fabric with the intention of making these sweet bandana bibs. I don’t have a snap tool, so I decided to make some coffee cup jackets. Last night I attempted three and the final one really started to come together. Ryan laughed at me this morning. I woke up and the first […]

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