Melt in Your Mouth: Crock Pot French Dip Sandwiches

I have been in love with French Dip sandwiches ever since my mother introduced me to them when I was a child.   When I found out early in my marriage that my husband had never eaten one I had to immediately rectify that. Of course he LOVED it. Our mutual love and appreciation of…

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2015 will be an Endless Year!

If you could choose one word as a Theme for 2015 what would you choose? Over the last few days I have had friend after friend post on their social media accounts a single word that they had each chosen as a focus or theme for the coming year. I quickly became not only intrigued,…

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Presenting: My First Silhouette Banner

Love the creative outlet my Silhouette Cameo is giving me. A few days ago I posted that I was creating a Christmas banner with my Silhouette, and that I would make sure to post pictures. Well folks, here it is. My joy Banner!!! Sadly the lighting isn’t the best in these pictures (the creme is…

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Creating a Joy Banner With My Silhouette

Creating brings JOY to my soul. Ok today I am working on my JOY banner and it is looking as gorgeous as I hoped it would! I can’t tell you how happy this makes me. I am always on cloud nine when something I imagine in my head comes together in reality. With the colors…

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The Adventures of Quilt Making At Grandma’s House

Did you know that Joann Fabrics has a totally awesome Black Friday Sale every year where you can get Flannel for 75% OFF? Last year (2013) on Black Friday I bought some adorable flannel at JoAnn’s to make quilts for my two children for Christmas. Unfortunately due to some nasty morning sickness I never even…

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Creating A Clean and Organized Home

Did you know that the Word Create literally means to Organize? I was taught growing up that when life gets hard to… CREATE! I love that. When I create I feel lifted above my trials if just for a little bit. Lately I have felt a strong need to create. Before I can sit down…

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My New Silhouette Has Arrived! Let the Craftiness Begin!

Christmas has come Early for me this Year! That’s right, my silhouette has arrived! I am soooo excited! I just opened up my new Silhouette Cameo and accessories. I can’t wait to get it all set up so I can start using it. I have sooo many projects floating around in my head that I…

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