Monthly Archives: August 2014

52 Blanket Patches: 45-49

One of my two Yearly Challenges this year is to complete 52 Blanket Patches. These are the ones I’ve made this month.

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These Are a Few Of My Favourite Things

One of the blog ideas I’ve collected is to write about my favourite things.  There are themed versions – favourite kitchen things, favourite craft things etc… and I’ll probably do those at some point.  But this first version is just … Continue reading

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Follow Friday – I Am The Diva

On alternate Fridays I’m going to write about a website that I love, and why I love it, and other general rave review-ness. My first Follow Friday goes to the Diva.  I Am the Diva is the website of Laura … Continue reading

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Word a Day Writing

Last year I bought a “Word A Day” desk calendar in a charity shop, and although I’m not doing them daily, I’m using them as prompts to freewrite a short passage.  These are the ones I’ve done this month. Day … Continue reading

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Adventures in Beading

On alternate Wednesdays from now on I’m going to be keeping you all up to date with my lessons and stuff with beading. I’ve been playing with my beading stuff all week.  I can’t stop!  Each session begins with quite … Continue reading

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Zentangle Challenges

One of my two Yearly Challenges this year is to complete 250 Zentangle Challenges. These weekly blogs chart my progress. Challenge 224 is Mojo #71: Bumps, Chordin, Waft and Limpitz Challenge 225 is Mojo #50: Roller, Zigster, Ixorus, Hekzee Challenge … Continue reading

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More Non-Challenge Zentangles

A few weeks ago I did a post about a few pieces I’d created that weren’t for challenges.  I thought that, for the rest of the year at least, I’d make it a regular thing.

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Thoughts on Depression

With the recent tragic death of Robin Williams by suicide, there has been a lot of talk about depression floating around the internet.  From the idiot newscaster that called him a coward, to the insensitive bastards that have attacked his … Continue reading

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The First Time I Left the Country

From my long list of blog ideas, here’s the tale of my first time leaving the country. Technically I first left the country for a trip to an English Army base in Germany sometime in the early 90s, to spend … Continue reading

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Random Observations

Every alternate Friday I make a blog post about all the randomness I find on the internet 🙂 – Adorable puppy – This is a bit of a NSFW nerdy giggle – An amusing pun – This is exactly what … Continue reading

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