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The Final Countdown

I have to say, I can't even think of that song without thinking of Gob Bluth from Arrested Development. Well, it's a wrap on Exam Cycle #3.  The suitcase is packed with my reference books and binders, my lunch is made and sitting in the refrigerator.  Two hundred hours of studying have been logged.  Tomorrow… Continue reading The Final Countdown

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A Quick (?) Respite Post

Good morning! Somehow it's the middle of July already, which means triple-digit weather in Texas.  My afternoon runs are completed very slowly 🙂 Keeping busy over here.  The same day I made my last post, my husband got a job offer.  We were over the moon!  It was to a really cool city.  We purchased… Continue reading A Quick (?) Respite Post

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A Cozy Bird Original – “Dreamers” Embroidery Piece

Do you ever hear a song that reminds you of your past, with such force that you feel like you've returned to a version of your younger self?  My friends call this phenomenon a "mental flavor," an audible trigger that briefly transports you back in time. It happened to me several weeks ago, when I… Continue reading A Cozy Bird Original – “Dreamers” Embroidery Piece

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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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Weekend Makes – Mollie Makes Scandi Floral Hoop Kit

Happy Monday!  U.S. readers, are you adjusting to Daylight Savings Time?  I tried to keep a normal schedule yesterday, so I was able to wake up this morning without hating my life. This weekend was great! It was a very cozy, rainy weekend that allowed me to get caught up on household chores but most importantly,… Continue reading Weekend Makes – Mollie Makes Scandi Floral Hoop Kit