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SouleMama
Coastal Maine
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Ah! SO much making happening around here. Making music, making gifts, making merry, and most definitely making messes. My studio redo is nearly complete, the wrapping has just begun and everywhere I look I find someone else working away at... Continue reading
Posted 6 hours ago at SouleMama
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And here we are , at that tricky time of year for crafty bloggers - where there is so much going on, but nothing to share! Not that anyone on our list isn't expecting what we're crafting up for them,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at SouleMama
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Oh, I love the moments right before my house fills with people. When the kitchen smells of yummy things in progress, the house is as clean as it will be, and the kids are glued to the window waiting for... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, urban baby bonnets. In Colette's words: "unique & totally original fabric combinations define our hip, artsy approach to kid’s apparel design. we’re more than just a store, more than just a... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Lavender’s Blue Homeschool. In Kelly's words: "At Lavender’s Blue Homeschool I work with families who are looking for a holistic homeschooling method - one that nurtures their child’s creativity, spirit, and... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at SouleMama
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. . . . . . . . . {this moment} ~ 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... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at SouleMama
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While Mama's been busy with Nutracker and then messing around in my studio, and Papa's been busy keeping the home fires burning and everyone happy and fed, inside and out....it has not been lost on a few of the Soules... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at SouleMama
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Tuesday morning, Ezra walked into my studio for his usual good morning hug. He blinked a few times as he looked around the room, rubbed his sleepy eyes, and said dramatically - for an eleven year old boy just waking... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2014 at SouleMama
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I'm moving slowly this morning, and my boys are still sleeping at 10:30am. It is the morning after a long stretch of Nutcracker time and we're all sleepy (including Papa who has juggled the home front on his own). I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Silk Oak. In Jan's words: "Silk Oak is hand printed, eco-friendly clothing made with love in Ithaca, NY since 1977! For up to date info, check out our Facebook page." SouleMama:... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Nova Natural Toys and Crafts. In their words: "We sell toys and crafts that inspire and encourage children and families to learn, share and play together. By selling toys made in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2014 at SouleMama
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. . . . . . . . . {this moment} ~ 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... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2014 at SouleMama
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Oh, I think that book would be so interesting to her! The details about St. Malo and Paris both are fascinating, and the story is just so lyrical and good - I highly recommend it. I'm racking my brain but I really can't think of anything that would be objectionable to a mature 14 year old, especially one who has an understanding of WWII. ~amanda
Toggle Commented Dec 4, 2014 on for my littlest bird at SouleMama
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But first! Before I bore you to tears with talk of rug hooking yet again (what? You're not as obsessed as I? 'Tis a shame!)....I want to tell you - before it's too late - that our Taproot Holiday Pop-Up... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2014 at SouleMama
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My hands have been busy - mostly on the steering wheel, securing the hooks and eyes on the costumes of tiny dancing ladies, and applying makeup to fidgety boys. There has been little to no knitting, and hardly a hooked... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2014 at SouleMama
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We are in the thick of such goodness right now! A birthday to celebrate (how can my sweet little Harper be six years old? Oh, but he is!), a Thanksgiving holiday we hosted (with a forty four pound turkey to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at SouleMama
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Hello December! And welcome to the newest Sponsors here at SouleMama... Annapurna Living To Nourish, Uplift, and Inspire the Fierce, Feminine Soul. From Carrie-Anne Moss. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Stubby Pencil Studio. In Kate's words: "Stubby Pencil Studio offers eco-friendly art supplies and creative products that are healthy for children and the environment. We stock crayons made from soy and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Imagine Childhood. In Sarah's words: "Imagine Childhood is a family owned and operated company specializing in earth friendly goods, craft and activity tutorials and educational supplies that support and nurture the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Alewives Fabrics. In Rhea's words: "Alewives Fabrics is a family-owned business located in a big red barn in Midcoast Maine. The shop has been open since 1978, but for the past... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2014 at SouleMama
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Thanks for all the support you offered our lovely sponsors yesterday! And thanks to the sponsors for all their lovely updates and discounts offered! A quick note that the coupon code for Craft South has been fixed. And a head's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at SouleMama
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So sorry about that! It's been updated - try soulemama2014 ~amanda
Toggle Commented Nov 26, 2014 on in gratitude at SouleMama
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Hi Jane, I don't believe Nova does discounts and coupons in general. BUT! Good news is that they have a very generous giveaway coming up this weekend. Stay tuned! Amanda
Toggle Commented Nov 26, 2014 on in gratitude at SouleMama
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Dear SouleMama Readers, During this week of gratitude, I want to take a moment to say thank you. Thank you for spending some of your own precious time here reading. It is a pleasure and a joy to spend my... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2014 at SouleMama
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I have more Taproot goodness to share with you today. And that's with the very exciting news that our shop is now full of Taproot Goods, those pictured above and more. We had a blast earlier this year, brainstorming as... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at SouleMama
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