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Tips And Tools Tuesday – Don’t buy C.H.E.A.P.

Today, I want to share with you an important lesson that I learned the hard way. Lesson :     DON’T  BUY  CHEAP! If it is at all possible, always buy the best product that you can afford. It will actually save you money (not to mention time, aggravation,  and discouragement) in the long run. Yes, I speak from experience. I’ve come up with Read More

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Tips And Tools Tuesday – Chatelaine – a What?

I’ve always enjoyed hand-work and usually just place my hand-stitching supplies on the end-table next to my chair.   When I hand-quilt, I use a hoop to hold my quilt.  I’d get all settled with the hooped quilt in hand (and wrapped all around me) and realize I’d forgotten one or more of the supplies I needed. Drat! Then I’d have to Read More

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Tips And Tools Tuesday – Headlamp

Today’s subject is near and dear to my heart. Well, actually, to my eyes. It’s light. The older I get, the more light I need to see things clearly. Age 40 seems to be where light requirements really begin to increase rapidly! A 40 year old requires twice as much light as they did when they were 20.  Read More