Category Archives: What I Love

Badges, baby!

This may explain more of my psychology than I should share, but I love badges. Love them! I’m a total sucker for badge programs, which explains why I joined Mary Jane’s Farm girl Sisterhood and her plethora of badges for the things … Continue reading

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Mindfully Back at It

I know, I know.  It’s been nine months…am I a serious blogger?  Probably not, but I’ve spent a good portion of the past months really thinking about mindfulness. When I started this blog, it was a way for me to … Continue reading

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French Knots

A year ago today I returned home from a nearly perfect trip to France. I took along an embroidery project thinking I’d have time to put in a half an hour here and there. Ha! I didn’t do a crafty thing … Continue reading

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What I Love: “My” Lake

It isn’t really “my” lake as we don’t own shoreline (yet…hopefully), but it’s a short walk to this small lake, and I love it every season of the year. Lately I’ve been walking or skiing on the ice around the … Continue reading

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What I Love: Quilts

My new Friday ritual: I have a goal to photograph 101 things I love. I don’t know if it’s the artistry, the coziness, texture of the cotton or the quilting, or the marvelous textile designs that I love most. I … Continue reading

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What I love: Jane Austen

A new Friday ritual: I have a personal goal to photograph 101 things I love. Yep, I’m an Austen-ite, though perhaps not as obsessed as many other Austen fans. I don’t pine for Darcy, but I am quite opinionated that … Continue reading

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What I Love: French History

A new Friday Ritual: I have a personal goal to photograph 101 Things I Love. Yep, here’s my inner nerd.  I love history.  It started back in high school with French History, morphed to American History, added in ancient Greek and … Continue reading

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