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Hey, Boo Boo

I’ve seen versions of this little guy on the web for a little while now, and decided to finally make one of my own for our godson’s second birthday. What exactly is it? A boo-boo buddy. A stuffed toy filled with rice instead of fluff. If he got wet he’d turn out a bit fluffy, […]

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One Quilt Down, A Million More Projects To Go

I am so glad this baby is finally finished! I was worried this one might have ended up in the indefinitely unfinished pile (along with a couple of rag rugs I started last fall).  But here it is! My wonderful little lap quilt made out of Chris’ old work shirts. After becoming a firefighter (he […]

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Men’s Shirt Quilt, Quilted

Do you remember the quilt I started back in September? After being sidetracked by the Kid’s Clothes Week Challenge and some not so great health issues last month, I’ve finally made some progress! Working square by square through nap and bedtime, this baby’s almost complete. I have the binding prepped and ready to go, and […]

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Friday Favorites: Going Batty

1. felt bat mask  2. bat placemats  3. toilet roll bats  4. batman cookie cutter   Wednesday night I had an unexpected encounter with a bat. Chris was on shift at the fire station, the kids were asleep and I was readying to put Amelia in her swing (currently her favorite sleeping spot), when all […]

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