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Amy
Mother, Textile Designer, writer just working hard not to mess up my kids and have a little fun.
Interests: creating a joyful life for me and my family is my greatest goal. I am a textile designer by day and a wife/mom/maker 24-7.
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So it has been almost 2 years since I posted here. Not sure why, I love this little space. I thought about starting a brand new shiny blog, but that just didn't seem right. So here I am!! In 2017... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2017 at Crackerbox
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It's date night and we a celebrating by eating wings and offering 20% off your order for the next 24 hours. Coupon code is....DATENIGHT20 www.rustedcreek.com Or www.etsy.com/shop/rustedcreek Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Crackerbox
Spring Zine Related articles Week One Checking in.... Waiting Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at Crackerbox
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Sometimes the only thing that will slow down the swirling chaos in my brain is a really good list. Last week I made one for this week. It was good. I was going to conquer the world with that list.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2014 at Crackerbox
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When your work is right in the middle of every little thing you do, it's pretty cool. We are a lucky team. But a small team. When things don't go well and you have a horrible week, well it's probably... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Crackerbox
Posted Jan 20, 2014 at Crackerbox
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A quick and inexpensive Valentine's Home Decor DIY project. Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2014 at Crackerbox
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We are having that glorious type of weather that drives the northerners to our narrow little state until it overflows with our snowbird friends. Dave and I decided to take advantage of the beautiful day and take Jasper to the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2014 at Crackerbox
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With the budget a little low after the holidays and all the kids out of school. We went in search of cheap to free adventure. Our mission took us to the little college town of Ave Maria right down the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2014 at Crackerbox
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Had a great Day at Delnor-Wiggins Pass today. Planned on going geo cacheing, but our phones didn't work inside the park. So we just walked around and loitered on the beach for a bit. Finished the outing off with some... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2013 at Crackerbox
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I am so completely over the top excited about dyeing with rust. This is our first attempt. I have to say, I am pretty happy and have so many ideas for applications. For now we are adding pillows to Rusted... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Crackerbox
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I can't believe my first week of working at home with Dave is already over. Not sure if I got much done, but I know for sure, we got it started. Spent a lot of time with this little guy...... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2013 at Crackerbox
Posted Nov 26, 2013 at Crackerbox
Our life too is a flurry of games and practices. Sometimes it is good to put on the brakes and remember that this is recreation!! I am with you. Silence and coffee with my love at 5 am is treasured time. :-)
Toggle Commented Nov 15, 2013 on 11-14-13 at artsy-crafty babe
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My girls will love this!!!
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What a great experience for the kids. Projects like this show them that ANYTHING is possible. I work full time outside the home, so when my husband sends me pictures like this during the day, my heart melts..... http://www.crackerbox.typepad.com/
Toggle Commented Nov 15, 2013 on {this moment} at SouleMama
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A Friday ritual. A single photo - no words - capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. If you're inspired to do the same, leave a link... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Crackerbox
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If you have ever blended a family, you will know what I am talking about. It is hard. The kind of hard where you find yourself in absolutely uncharted territory. And because I am who I am, I compare it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Crackerbox
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We have only been in our home a few months. When we moved in we got rid of almost all our stuff and are trying to rebuild each little corner from the ground up so to speak. The story of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Crackerbox
Great Costumes!!! Their expressions are all priceless. Our crazies are here...love them. http://crackerbox.typepad.com/my_weblog/
Toggle Commented Nov 1, 2013 on {this moment} at SouleMama
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A new Friday tradition inspired by SouleMama Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Crackerbox
Thanks Maia. We are brand new chicken owners, and we all love them. Especially our little guy. Have a great weekend.
Toggle Commented Oct 25, 2013 on {this moment} at Crackerbox
Great Moment!!! Joining in here... http://www.crackerbox.typepad.com/
Toggle Commented Oct 25, 2013 on {this moment} at SouleMama
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A new Friday tradition inspired by SouleMama Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Crackerbox