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amy k.
portland, oregon
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Its in a section with all rice seasoning, in a normal isle, NOT in the the rice shelves by the main doors. Its up high and not super easy to spot. I love it there and I love For Yarns Sake!
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on yummy rice at angry chicken
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yes! I am 44 also, and everything you said is so true. I dont need to be in survival mode anymore, but I realize I often still am just out of habit.
Toggle Commented Dec 24, 2016 on cactus rocks at angry chicken
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I love brad so much.
Toggle Commented Dec 21, 2016 on more holiday stitching at angry chicken
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okay, we just went down the Homestuck rabbit hole. Sadie has won many many HP trivia games and awards, so the epic quality of this is great for her. thank you. and Lydia is amazing, her patience is incredible.
Toggle Commented Dec 18, 2016 on favorite kids books, 4th edition at angry chicken
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thank you!! I swear I searched for it like crazy, but I guess I was the crazy one-
Toggle Commented Dec 18, 2016 on holiday stitching at angry chicken
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thanks! just fixed it-
Toggle Commented Dec 17, 2016 on holiday stitching at angry chicken
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oh, yes!! sorry, just a temp holiday closure--not long term at all. after the holidays I will be back up and running!
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The shop is open! I just checked my link and it worked fine, are so seeing it closed? Sent from my T-Mobile 4G LTE Device
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fixed it--thank you!!
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oh good! so happy they work for you-
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its hard! I do draft bodice patterns, and patterns for the mens tunics, but a lot of altering is needed because the kids are so many different sizes. for nutcracker, like party girls, I have used purchased patterns from the fabric store and added fullness to the skirts, but for the older dancers, I just have to look at other costumes that I know work, and copy them and then embellish and make changes as necessary.
Toggle Commented Nov 27, 2016 on costume work at angry chicken
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yes!! so excited!!
Toggle Commented Oct 20, 2016 on halloween charms at angry chicken
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Yes! we are so excited. sadie just turned 14, so she is a ways off from college and I hope she can travel more alone after this, but this timing was perfect and we are going with a family friend who is available now. There are no guidelines, one parent goes, its about 2 weeks and I would gear them toward international travel. Whats so great is that they have known about this for a bit and so it comes up and they can research and think about it and change their minds. The middle one has mentioned Iceland but also Africa, and the youngest France and Italy. They have time to learn languages before they go too, because its years off. The planning and daydreaming about it is half the fun. There are trips here in the US I want to take, but Id do it as a family, like DC, and NYC, etc.
Toggle Commented Oct 17, 2016 on halloween peg dolls at angry chicken
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I dont think she will after researching interviews with her— I think there is a movie in the works.
Toggle Commented Oct 17, 2016 on costume work at angry chicken
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Im reading it now, too. sadie has started it and also thinks it creepy.
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oh good to know. and both older girls love Wonder and the other books as well. thank you!!
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thank you for this-and the info about Bluest Eye
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we havent read her books yet, on the list!
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oh, thank you!!
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nice! these all look great- and the outsiders, yes, on my list-
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we have read a few and really like them
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thank you! and they love having these journals. I dont make them write in them, just the book covers is enough, but they do write, and love reading what they wrote about books years ago. Its pretty cool. I want one for myself. I try to keep track on goodreads, but there is nothing like real journal. This also would help my bookbinding/fountain pen hobby.
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these sound cool
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isnt it great!? its here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/250221361/boston-terrier-lapel-pin
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oh great! I have tried many types of glue and i use a glue stick now, it works great.
Toggle Commented Aug 24, 2016 on new oils for sale! at angry chicken
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