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quinoa is a type of grain that's really healthy for you!
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I can't believe that it's almost October! Did you all know that email subscribers receive a new freebie download every month? For the month of October, I created a download for all my bullet journal junkies users. This download is only available to my email subscribers. All you've gotta do... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2016 at Wild Fox
Brilliant! I can understand afraid of breaking your punches :) Thanks for sharing!
Toggle Commented Sep 4, 2016 on Sharpen Paper Punches at Wild Fox
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Every year I and a group of friends travel for 2 weeks. We generally road trip different national parks within the States but this year we decided to head overseas. I didn't take nearly as many photos as I thought I would (too busy enjoying the view I guess) but... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2016 at Wild Fox
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I've been quiet over here on the blog because I've been working on launching one of the biggest collection of cards I've ever launched! 8 brand new spanking cards in the shop! I call this my Literary Author Unquote cards. If you're on instagram, I've been posting tons more behind... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2016 at Wild Fox
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I've been making the effort to cut out added sugars to my diet for various reasons. It's really amazing how you don't realize how there's sugar in everything (potato chips?! wtf?!) until you scrutinize those labels pretty carefully. But that doesn't mean I don't crave my sweets so I've been... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2016 at Wild Fox
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Happy Holidays everyone! I hand illustrated a simple gift tag you can download for free personal use. If you use them, please share some photos on instagram. I would love to see how you're all paying these tags and wrapping your gifts. (I'm over @foxandwit.) Happy gifting! (I'll get a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2015 at Wild Fox
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Travel is totally fun but what's not fun is we lose out on the conveniences of our dwelling: easy access to an outlet to charge our electronic devices. Yeah. Admit it, you've totally been guilty of searching the airport terminal for an outlet to plug in that phone, mp3 player... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2014 at Wild Fox
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Just wanted to share a quick post for my blogger readers. Entypo offers a free icon pack of everything you can possibly want to design and add to your blog including social media icons you can customize. The pack includes 250+ pictograms. Enjoy! Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2014 at Wild Fox
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Oh the woes of traveling, especially if you're a female. How many times have we ladies lamented that maximum oz liquid rule when it comes to our beauty products? Between the facial moisturizer, shampoo and condition, sunscreen, face wash and foundation there's a lot of stuff we need to condense... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2014 at Wild Fox
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This post was written for my blogger readers. We all know that pinterest is one of the best tools to promote our blogs, if we know how to use it right. I wanted to share a quick tip on how to optimize your photos for pinterest. Have you ever noticed... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2014 at Wild Fox
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It's been so long since I've blogged so this feels admittedly very exciting! Here's a super quick pasta you can throw together for a nice summer lunch. Ingredients: penne pasta sundried tomatoes in olive oil cherry tomatoes garlic heavy cream butter basil almonds (or pine nuts) olive oil salt &... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2014 at Wild Fox
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Just a few days ago I found out I got the position as a full time English professor faculty member position. I am so thrilled because it's something I've always wanted and it's what I love doing. I also love being here at the blog where I share my creative... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2014 at Wild Fox
Do you mean the sheet was too thick and it's stuck between the punch? Could you clarify a bit? If the former what I normally do is tap a screwdriver underneath the punch until it loosens. Let me know!
Toggle Commented Feb 4, 2014 on Sharpen Paper Punches at Wild Fox
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Some days I think I've moved to the wrong part of the country because I really, really love the cold. The weather Gods must have been tired of listening to my moaning and groaning because it's been abnormally cold here in Houston We had 2 snow days, which caused the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2014 at Wild Fox
Hi grace! Have you tried double tapping the stylus on your iPad? I've actually never tried the program with a stylus but when I use my fingers I have to double tap and on the second tap I keep my fingers down on the screen. I think you'd do the same with your stylus. Double tap to draw. Let me know if that works!
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I'm taking a quick break from grading and wanted to pop in to share a quick shop update. I have a new product line that I'm hoping to expand as time permits. Really excited about the notebooks, which by the way, I bound by myself. I also added more stamps... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Wild Fox
It's from anthropologie. :)
Toggle Commented Oct 12, 2013 on Fall Outfits at Wild Fox
Wow! That's quite a change going from wood working to making jewelry! That's quite a hiatus you took! I hope that you're enjoying it and that your jewelry does well! do you have a website you sell on? (etsy, zibbet, stand alone site, etc?)
Toggle Commented Oct 9, 2013 on First Art and Craft Show at Wild Fox
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What is there not to love about fall? Cute sweaters and boots, the season premier of favorite television shows and of course the shift in culinary flavors. I'm finding myself stretched a wee bit thin these days and finding time to cook feels more like a chore than something I'm... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2013 at Wild Fox
What? Thats amazing. Man you guys really do offer some of the best customer service.
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Hm. I just saw that I have to pay $4.99 for the app. Isnt there a way for typepad to better integrate their design so that one can access typepad from their web browser and blog? Like Ive mentioned, Ive posted to tumblr directly from the mobile web browser no problem. Will typepad consider working on this? Sometimes its more convenient to blog since I happen to be on my iPad than to open up the laptop.
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Excellent! thanks for the heads up.
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Can I get real for a minute? I enjoy baking but there are days when I just want cookies without having to pull out a dozen ingredients, cover myself in flour and subject myself to the oven's heat when it's 100 degrees outside. "Ain't nobody got time (or patience) for... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2013 at Wild Fox
I have complaints. This is not the first time typepad has written or shared articles regarding the shift to mobile viewing. and yet, typepad is the only blogging service that I use that makes it impossible for someone to blog FROM their ipads, phone, other mobile devices, etc. I mean, I hop on tumblr and I can do everything in the mobile format. Type up my post, add links, photos, etc. I hope onto typepad using my ipad and I can't even get up a simple blog post unless I feel like scripting out all the HTML from scratch. I know how to do it. But do I want to? No. So you know....practice what you preach typepad! Your blogging platform is SO unfriendly for mobile users to blog on.
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