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Kirsten
Seattle, WA
I am a busy, working mom who loves to sew and knit when I get a free minute or two.
Interests: music, reading, photography, sewing, travel (especially europe)
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I wanted to share some photos from the Nerf themed 10th birthday party I threw for my son. It turned out really well and the kids had lots of fun. I made this Nerf themed birthday cake and used rolled... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at sewinsight
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Here are the new zippered pouches I have for the holidays. These make great gifts for friends, family, and teachers. I plan to give some to our teachers with gift cards inside. New style with handle is great for holding... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2012 at sewinsight
I love that you are doing this, I wish I had.
It is wonderful!
I too love those pebbles. Looks like it was a nice break!
Toggle Commented May 3, 2011 on west coast at tiny happy
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Oh yes, and I love spring because of the cherry blossoms, and it means the warm weather is finally, hopefully, on it's way.
I am trying to bind a big (two hand) pot holder with rounded corners and struggling, any tricks to suggest?
This looks like a great book, my son is 7 and I was worried it might be too young, but am pleased to see that your kids seem to like it. Would love the chance to win, thanks!
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Hugs from Seattle, hang in there. Gotta love the pancakes, are the Bob's Red Mill GF ones? Those are the best we have found, I like them but Royal doesn't so that does us no good.
I started eating vegetarian about a year ago and often was frustrated that in Everyday Food, "vegetarian" seemed to mean pasta or side dish. But I have been pleased to see lately that they are listing a whole "Vegetarian Main" in the index, yea! I recently made the Mushroom and Black Bean Tortilla Casserole (Jan/Feb 2001, page 81) and it was a big hit, I will be making again this week.
Toggle Commented Jan 26, 2011 on Help me shake up dinner time at house on hill road
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Good for you! I am glad to hear things are going well, it is incredibly hard but incredibly rewarding.
Good for you for recording all these wonderful memories! I sure wish I had, but was in such a haze I didn't. Hope all is going smoother, sounds like it is. Happy New Year!
Looks like a great new quilting book!
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Beautifully written, thank you for sharing your morning.
Toggle Commented Dec 2, 2010 on SoulePapa Blogs :: Start of Day at SouleMama
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I have been working hard on knit and sewn gifts for the holidays. Three of my nieces kindly asked for new handbags (nice to know they liked the ones I made for them a few years back. They came over... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2010 at sewinsight
The lions are so cute and the yarn looks lovely! I am loving variegated yarns right now.
Toggle Commented Nov 28, 2010 on SouleMama Sponsor ~ Mamma4earth ~ at SouleMama
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I love the neutral palette.
Toggle Commented Nov 28, 2010 on SouleMama Sponsor ~ ALEWIVES FABRICS ~ at SouleMama
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Your burp cloths are wonderful, it will be nice to have something pretty to look at, I find having some nice things like that are refreshing. I found I used a lot of what I didn't think I would (burp cloths) and didn't use some of the things I though I had to have (some of those gadgets). I think your list is great, and the suggestions in the comments too. Take care!
I am so excited for you! Being a mommy is a wonderful ride, best I have ever been on.
Leslie it's wonderful! I love the patterns and layout you chose.
What a lovely shot of the soba noodles! Good for you on the drawing class, I am sure you will enjoy it.
Toggle Commented Sep 24, 2010 on random 15. at good-ness
That was an ambitious list - good for you for checking so much off! I love lists too, sometimes in my head, sometimes on paper. On paper helps me to clear my head. Grandma's are awesome, I agree.
That quilt looks great! I was pawing through my fabrics yesterday, but with our house under remodel, I have not space, and told myself I would just have to be patient. And I am with you, I totally choose books by their covers.
Toggle Commented Aug 23, 2010 on random 14. at good-ness
Apple galettes, sound fancy but so easy, I have been making them every weekend. Sometimes with berries, sometimes peach, always good.
Toggle Commented Aug 21, 2010 on what I cook over and over again at angry chicken
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Looks magical!
Toggle Commented Aug 21, 2010 on {this moment} at SouleMama
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