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Trivia Night

A friend of mine invited my husband and me to a Geeks Who Drink trivia night last Tuesday.  We'd only played once, back in 2012 in our hometown, with a group of friends and my brother. We won that night, and split our prize with a person playing by herself, Tracey Individual.  While we had… Continue reading Trivia Night

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ALL THE THINGS · crochet · Life · Mindfulness

The Tonic of Self-Care

We live in a success-driven society, and I find myself falling right in line with its expectations.  I work hard at my job; I exercise; I try to cook healthy dinners at night with my husband (I don't like cooking, but my craving for home-cooked meals wins); I have a multitude of crafty projects I… Continue reading The Tonic of Self-Care

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A Handmade Wedding

Good evening everyone!  It's a beautiful, sunny Saturday here in Texas, and I wanted to spend a little time catching up with you guys.  I've already been married a month now, which is a little surreal - we spent so much time and effort planning for this wedding, and it was over in an instant. … Continue reading A Handmade Wedding

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Wedding Procrastination Part 2: Craft Mania

I know it's only Monday, but is it Friday yet?  Most of my mental energy has been occupied by work and wedding planning.  But I've had some time to sneak in some crafting.  As usual, there is not any real kind of logic to what I'm doing and why.  And of course, right when I… Continue reading Wedding Procrastination Part 2: Craft Mania

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Welcome, 2018 or: Waiting to Get January Over With

Every time a new year begins, I feel conflicted. -Cautiously optimistic about the year ahead and what I can potentially experience or accomplish with a piling heap of -Wanting to accomplish ALL THE THINGS with a dash of -Morbid fear about what kind of sadness the new year will bring with an extra side of… Continue reading Welcome, 2018 or: Waiting to Get January Over With