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Good Grief Girdie
Oklahoma
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Interests: crafts, etc...
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Just stopping in to say Hi from all my FRAYED friends on this Tuesday October 15, 2019..........have a great day! Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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Wishing this sweet lady a Super Happy Birthday today.........one of the most selfless people I know. She is kind, thoughtful, talented, beautiful in and out and would do anything for you. I was one of the lucky ones to call her my BOSS. The best 12 years on the job and had all the fun anyone could have. Thank You Cindy for being you and Happy Birthday and more fun times to come. Miss and love you from all your OKCPC gals and myself........... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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Once again I will be a vendor at our Church's Christmas Market.............Nov. 2 from 9-3 Hope to see familiar faces. They have cut back on vendors this year so it won't be as spread out ...should be a fun day! Nov. 17 I will be teaching in Waco at the Paper Crown for the Christmas Journal 2019 from 1:00-4:00 On Monday November 18 we will be making the Sacred Heart from 11:00-2:00 You can call the Paper Crown to register for the classes....254-224-7436. I always enjoy teaching at the Paper Crown and hope to see some familiar faces and new... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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All those little pieces of precious velvet scraps and what to do with them.......well here is something you might like to try. I used ribbon for the backing just to be able and have something for the velvet scraps to adhere to when sewing.......just run a stitch down the middle and over lap each piece of velvet....... make them as long or as short as you need.........for these I just sewed them on the flap of these frayed purses...... please don't throw away all those wonderful velvet scraps!!!!! tomorrow I promise to have the class dates for you and where... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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I hope this fall weekend has you busy doing what we all do in the Fall......enjoying some wonderful weather and the last of our Summer Blooms......these popped up last week and I just had to cut them and bring them indoors to enjoy! Hope you all are enjoying your saturday.............. Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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With it being October I better get started with a little Fall Decorating.........just using some natural elements and a few things I have had for a while. I don't have much in the way of Fall decorations but you can always add a little dried up something here and there.......some of my gourds I have had for years and I bring them out every fall season.......they are so easy and fun to decorate with. Now I need to go and buy some real pumpkins for the front of the house and get this House ready for the Holiday ahead..... hope... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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For those of you who want a Christmas Journal Class I need your help......before I go any further with kits I need to know how many would rather have a Paper or Fabric Stitch Christmas Journal Class......I am at a stopping point and this would really help me get a head count to see which one you all would rather have. Here is something you might think about while making your decision. The Class won't be until the first week in December and would be on the 3 or 5. The Paper Class will only be a 3 hour class... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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SAVE THE DATE Sunday November 17 1:00-4:00 Christmas 2019 Journal.........hope you all can come enjoy a Sunday afternoon at the Paper Crown Waco once again......We will be getting in the Christmas mood with this fun journal filled with all sorts of Christmas papers, ribbons, text, images and always a few extra special things that will be included in the kit. You can call the store soon to sign up........254-224-7436. Monday November 18 11:00-2:00 Christmas Sacred Heart class.....If you all know by now we are all crazy about the wonderful velvet Cindy carries at the Paper Crown. We have used it... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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If you love musicals and live in the OKC metro or close by and would like to have an evening out go and see Fiddler on the Roof........really really good . I think we have gone every time it has been here and we always enjoy....... Since Adam was here for a very short time I needed a little Fall decorating......nothing like Trader Joe's flowers! Always the best, great selection and of course the prices! This is about as much fall decorating that I have done so far but I am getting ready to start soon! Keep checking back for... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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So I am back home from a little vacation............since June 4 when Tom had his shoulder surgery we didn't know if we would take off this summer but he has recovered so well that he said he was ready to head to the west coast.........and that is what we did, in the car! We left on early sunday morning and arrived in San Luis Obispo on monday evening......stayed two days and turned around and drove home for two days......when we got home Adam came for a few days on his way to a climb in Arkansas so I have had... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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Since the Chickasha Christmas retreat has been cancelled I thought I would do a Christmas Stitching Journal for those of you who might of signed up for the retreat. Even though this was not the project we would of made.......the photo above is just the start of the project but when I get more of it finished I will have a date and photo. I would like some feedback on if you would like this to be a full day stitch class with lunch or just a night class ....... The only thing with the night class and this is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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I always love ordering personalized ribbons and labels. I have been out of labels for a while......as far as ribbon goes I like to add a little whenever I send out anything to someone who has ordered from me.....always a little more personal.......... have a great monday....... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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I got word yesterday from the gal who has the Chickasha Retreat House that she has had to cancel the Christmas Retreat Nov. 7-9......so sorry ! I will have some dates for classes in Waco and here but for now you can take the Save a Date off your calendar........ Happy weekend....... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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And yes this is reality in my world right now...............it's a big ole fat MESS! My husband never comes in this room because he's afraid something will bite him or he will fall over on the piles I have sitting on the floor............oh well......I can't even believe I ever let it get this way but I am going in a million directions right now.....with Fall classes coming up and doing a couple out of town things I have my plate full......it seems like I need everything that is out and if it's nice and tidy and put back in it's... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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These just make me smile.......I love looking at them when I go into my dining room and open the door of the china cabinet ..........Have a great Holiday weekend! Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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You know the ole saying "NEVER SAY NEVER"......it will bite you in the butt everytime! Everyone knows that "RECLiNER" is a term associated with elderly people, man caves, etc. you know what I mean.....well at one time or another I said I would never have a recliner chair........ha ha ha.( that was when I was younger and not wiser) When we get older we change our minds and it's all about the comfort and easy relaxing....this summer when I decided to do a little redecorating I thought maybe I might need some new chairs, not even thinking about recliners..... my... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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Christmas Camp in Chickasha Oklahoma Nov. 7-10 put on by 1110 chicks at the Chickasha Craft House.........details coming soon! Happy Tuesday........... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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Well I am just about finished with this fun projects from the Talented Jessie Corley. She calls it her Friendship Quilt....I used all but one of her stamped pieces.....I also added a few of my own pieces which you can do whatever you want........I haven't decided how I will finish it off around the sides and back but for now the hand piecing is finished and knowing that I can always add more along the way. Thank You Jessie for making this such a fun relaxing project...... hope you all have a great week........... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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Happy Saturday.............. Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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The week has flown by.........new things in this room but haven't been able to use yet.........so much fun ordering things and it's more than what you thought it would be........ there is always the weekend to catch up on things......... Happy weekend all.............ENJOY! Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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Wow Wow and Wow........how 46 years goes by......I have been married to this incredible man for 46 years now and every day has been a journey that has been incredible. Would not want to have been on this with any other person. The most unselfish man I have ever known. Puts God and his family first and is positive and upbeat all the time. Treats people no matter who it is with respect and everyone besides me LOVES Tom Peters...........Happy Anniversary ( yesterday) and love you Mr. Tom Peters .......and many more to follow.......... Happy Monday.......... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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She is finally finished.......I don''t know why this one took a little longer but it did and here she is in all her celebration attire. Thank You Jenn for making these so stinking darling. They are so much fun to work on and I hope she keeps on designing more.......they would really make a darling quilt on a little girls bed! Happy Friday and weekend........ Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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For those of you who like to estate sale on the weekends I have a good one for you..........My friend is having her parents estate sale and the times and days are below...... Saturday August 17 starting at 9:00-? Sunday August 18 starting at 12:00-? Monday August 19 starting at 10:00-? The address is 4805 NW 30th OKC.........the estate people are also bringing in some things to sell.......so if you have time and this is your kind of thing I am sure you will find some treasures. Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog
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About a year ago I came out with my punch needle patterns......so to celebrate I thought of running a special on all 6 patterns for $ 30.00 includes shipping. They regularly sell for $ 8.00 each . If you are interested please give me a shout on my email at jpeter@cox.net and I will ship these ASAP. Enjoy this wednesday............. Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2019 at Good Grief Girdie's blog