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Craft Room Progress

I’ve been working very hard on turning my craft room into a working space.  Why has this been difficult?  Well, because I have too much crap.  So, I’ve been sorting through things, re-organizing things, getting rid of things, prioritizing things…  is it done?  Nope!  But I have made some serious progress!  I just thought I’d…

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New Plants and Terrarium

As I’ve been going through stuff and working on creating my craft room into the new space I want it to be, I’ve been finding a lot of things and getting rid of a bunch of things.  However, I still can’t give up up-cycling something when I get the chance… especially since I love building…

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Making Kale Chips

For the first time ever, I made Kale chips. Can I just say yum?!?!?!  All I know is that I’ve eaten a quarter of the Kale already tonight and already I’m plotting to buy more.  If you want something healthy, crunchy, and delicious, make yourself some of these!! The recipe I used was this one,…

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Making Pretzels

Last night, I decided to make a snack for myself for the week or at least most of it. I like to share. So, I decided to make some soft pretzels.  The recipe I used says it will make 6 pretzels.  Now, if I would have actually made them pretzel shape, they would have, but…

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,900 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 32 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the…

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Good-bye 2015, Hello 2016

Well, 2015 was… well… hm.  It was a year with some beginnings, some endings, lots of unexpected things both good and bad, and just full on insanity.  2015 was a very crazy year for me.  In hindsight, I’ve learned a lot about myself and that has given me a better view of what I should…