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Scribbles & Bits
Crafty with a Twist of Lemon
Interests: Crafty things, shiny objects, food, theater, photography, fashion, life, working out, learning new things
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I'll be honest, I don't know what spurred me on to suddenly be obsessed with the idea of making fortune cookies out of felt. Something must have made me think this was a good idea. Thankfully, I'm not wrong. These... Continue reading
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Welcome to the weekly list of things that occupied my mind in one way or another! reading: The Forgotten Life of Sarah Grady. Not a lot of time to read this week, so I've barely had time to pick this... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Scribbles & Bits
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If I sat down and defined last year's personal craft trend for myself, I would easily have said "Garlands!" I made so many garlands! I loved them! I was obsessed with them! I made them in every size! While my... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Scribbles & Bits
As we continue on into the new year, and pounding away at those resolutions, I have to imagine that your playlist could use a little reboot, too. Here is a mini playlist of songs that never fail to get me... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Scribbles & Bits
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On top of all the other resolutions, I thought it would be a good idea to throw in one more approach to 2017. I've noticed a trend of people picking their word of the year. It would be the thought... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
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Welcome to the weekly list of things that occupied my mind in one way or another! watching: The Secret Life of Pets finally! It was really cute! reading: The Forgotten Life of Sarah Grady. Written by the mother of one... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
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Ever since the Victorian Slide Bracelet of Tragedy, many of those buttons have been sitting in a small pouch, taunting and tempting me. I've definitely wanted to use them for something, but I wasn't quite sure what until I was... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
YES! Hitchcock is the best! I actually ended up following it up with The Trouble With Harry. Because I love that movie!
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Thank you, Tara! I love your spin on it! Having the kids make one for themselves would be a great all-around learning experience! And combined trip fund would really remind everyone what they are saving for!
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Thank you, Ragan! I hope you make one for yourself and your adventures!
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Monday was my first day back on the yoga mat in quite a while. My temper had been decidedly sour and my mood completely down. Meditating, stretching, and testing my limits seemed like a good way to try to shake... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
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You see that (kind of sad) gigantic crayon there? That has been the home of all my loose change for about the last 20 years. It's about two feet tall and, when it was originally purchased, had school supplies in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
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Welcome to the weekly list of things that occupied my mind in one way or another! watching: Mr. and Mrs.Smith. No, not the Jolie/Pitt one. The Hitchcock one with Carole Lombard and Robert Montgomery reading: all the glossy pages. This... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
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So the new year has started and you are armed with an idea of how you want your life to look now. But wait: are you struggling a little to get started? Well here! Let me help you out! So... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
Thanks Tara! I've already started and it definitely gives me a baseline to meet and beat!
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That's great, Tara! I definitely need to use up some of my yarn too! And I love those cleaning cloths! If you post them on Instagram, I would love for you to use the #juststashjanuary and, if you want, I can post a picture here on the blog!
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You know, I normally like to make my Wellness Wednesday posts about healthy eating or working out or in some way treating my body like it's the only one I have, but sometimes it needs to be about what happens... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
Please do! I find it handy for a number of scenarios! I would tell you to use it in good health, but that rather defeats the purpose, doesn't it? Unless you're using it to spice up the sound of your weekend plans!
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It's back, guys! Combined with every other personal challenge and resolution that I'm taking on for this year, I'm starting it with my old standby, Just Stash January. If this is the first time you've ever encountered this, read on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
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There are years that ask questions and years that answer." - Zora Neale Hurston Wishing you the year you need! Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2017 at Scribbles & Bits
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A photo a day. I did that back in October and loved it. I felt like I really grew and I felt like my photos had a purpose. I was excited to pick up the camera and set aside a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2016 at Scribbles & Bits
Hi Cassie! First of all: coffee cup sized sounds ideal! Like one of those mug chocolate cakes except it would actually turn out fine! Second: adding peanut butter=brilliant! As long as it comes with a warning! and if I still mixed in chocolate chips.... And the wheels start turning anew! Thanks! And thanks for helping RKT catch on!
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As so many people do, I'm making a resolution to "get more fit" and "lose weight." Losing weight is an easy one to quantify. I'm starting the year at one weight; I'm going to finish it at a lower one.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2016 at Scribbles & Bits
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Every year I fight a little battle with myself about whether or not I'm going to bother with resolutions. Some years I cave to my thoughts about all the ways I want to improve myself and all the things I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2016 at Scribbles & Bits
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I interrupt my weekly obsession schedule to wish each of you the very best of the holiday season! Thank you for sharing this year with me! Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2016 at Scribbles & Bits