Month: April 2020

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One More Week of the Secret PJ Club

We have one more week for the Secret PJ Club Sewalong — a week to finish things up and for “bragging rights.” Here’s one more Shirt Tail T. I also did some baking, a little cleaning, an Instacart grocery order, […]

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Less Pain

The book¬†The Pain Relief Secret: How to Retrain Your Nervous System, Heal Your Body, and Overcome Chronic Pain has what seems to me to be a very simple premise: pain, if it isn’t actually providing useful information like this is […]

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Cardi Sewing Week

I planned on making the HotPatterns Deco Vibe Delano Cardi last fall as part of my burgundy/gray capsule. It didn’t get done. Could it be the cardi for this collection? I’m not convinced that the dark burgundy mohair sweater knit […]

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Woven Top Week Ends

I finished the HotPatterns ¬†Slouchy T-Shirt Blouse in a stretch sateen from Mood Fabrics. I have several favorite top patterns for knits, but tops for woven fabrics tend to need buttons and darts and whatnot. I hope this will be […]

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La Droguerie Delivery

Friday is the perfect day for an exciting package to arrive. Actually, I have a church committee meeting tonight after work, so there will be a bit more delay than usual before I can really enjoy it, but I took […]

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Pain

I’ve been experiencing pain for some time now, but I recently discovered a new view of the problem. Pain, in some cases at least, is not caused by something wrong at the site of the pain. Rather, it’s your nervous […]

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The COVID 19

COVID-19 is of course the virus which is currently a global pandemic. But people are also talking about “the covid 19” as in “the freshman 10” — meaning the 19 pounds they think they will gain during quarantine. Before the […]