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Photo A Day Challenge – March 1-17, 2016

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day to those who may be celebrating! Peter came home this afternoon with two delicious looking decorated cupcakes for our dessert, so that’s what we’ll be enjoying tonight in honour of the holiday. Sláinte!
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Tangled Tuesday No. 79

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I don’t know why, but it seems as though time has been been slipping away so quickly these days without much at all being accomplished (or at least that’s how it feels!). Still, I have been fitting in some tangling whenever I’m able and have a few goodies to share [click to continue…]

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Photo A Day Challenge – February 19-29, 2016

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March is here, so it’s time for me to share the last of my pictures for the February Fat Mum Slim Photo A Day Challenge.

I’ve been sharing my photos on Instagram, Twitter, Flickr, and [click to continue…]

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Tangled Tuesday No. 78

A to Z Tangle Sampler - April, 2014

Between receiving some delightful tangling goodies, learning a new (and VERY fun) tangling-related skill, and getting started on my somewhat ambitious 2016 tangling project, it’s been a full week of creative goodness. Happy Tangled Tuesday! [click to continue…]

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The 50 by 50 Project: Progress Report #2

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You might recall that toward the end of 2015 I shared my 2016 Word of the YearProgress – and followed up at the start of January with an explanation of a project I’d conceived to help me put the word into action in the new year. My introduction [click to continue…]

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Tangled Tuesday No. 77

A to Z Tangle Sampler - April, 2014

It’s been a fun week of tangling, including my embarking on the beginning stages of a what promises to be a very exciting project for 2016. You can read more about it a little later in this post, and also offer any suggestions you might have to help make my [click to continue…]

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Photo A Day Challenge – February 1-18, 2016

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Ready for another batch of Fat Mum Slim Photo A Day Challenge pics? This month has been particularly thrilling already, as not only did my February 12 “Paper” photo attract an unprecedented-for-me number of “Likes” on the [click to continue…]

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Tangled Tuesday No. 76

A to Z Tangle Sampler - April, 2014

So far 2016 is turning out to be a rather different one for me, particularly in terms of the way I’ve been spending my spare time. For the moment, blogging has been taking a back seat… and in some ways, tangling itself has also suffered. I’ve still been [click to continue…]

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Photo A Day Challenge – January 17-31, 2016

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Yes, I realize that we’re already WELL into February… but better late than never to post my January, 2016 Fat Mum Slim Photo A Day Challenge pictures, right?!

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The 50 by 50 Project: Progress Report #1

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You might recall that toward the end of 2015 I shared my 2016 Word of the YearProgress – and followed up at the start of January with an explanation of a project I’d conceived to help me put the word into action in the new year. My introduction [click to continue…]

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Tangled Tuesday No. 75

A to Z Tangle Sampler - April, 2014

Happy Tangled Tuesday! This week, in addition to my usual learning of new tangles and completing of challenges, I also started and finished tangling a new and slightly larger project. I’m excited to share it with you, so let’s get on with it! [click to continue…]

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Tangled Tuesday No. 74

A to Z Tangle Sampler - April, 2014

Today’s Tangled Tuesday post is going to be all about catching up with my patient readers, as it’s been quite awhile since I last shared any of my adventures in tangling with you. Not a very impressive start to my blogging new year, is it?! Here’s hoping [click to continue…]

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Photo A Day Challenge – January 1-16, 2016

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Hello hello! January is simply flying by for me, with a rather full schedule that hasn’t up until now included a whole lot of time for blogging… but of course I’ve still been taking my daily pictures for the Fat Mum Slim Photo A Day Challenge, and am [click to continue…]

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International Blog Delurking Week 2016

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As I was reminded a few days ago by the fabulous Melissa Ford of Stirrup Queens, an ancient internet tradition called International Blog Delurking Week is happening… right now! This week! And you – yes, I really do mean YOU – are invited to play! [click to continue…]

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#MicroblogMondays 71 – Read Harder Challenge 2016

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One of the goals included in my 50 by 50 Project for 2016 is, “Read 50 books for the 2016 Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge,” which is immediately followed by, “Within my 50 books read, include one from each of the 24 categories in the [click to continue…]

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The 50 by 50 Project

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A couple of months ago when I realized that I’d be turning 49 on my next birthday (and that would be today, January 1st – Happy Birthday to me!), it also hit me that I’d be celebrating the big 5-0 in just one short year. As I mused on how I might [click to continue…]

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Photo A Day Challenge – December 17-31, 2015

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Happy New Year’s Eve, my friends! I’m sneaking in with a quick post before December is officially over so that I can share the last half of my pictures for this month’s Fat Mum Slim Photo A Day Challenge.
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