Monthly Archives: June 2008

Andrew Dancing, Climbing

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Andrew loves to dance, and it seems that his preference is for Hilary Duff songs. I love his dance in the beginning of the video where he does the “robot”, a classic move.

My New Apron

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I’ve been wanting an apron for a long time now, but it had to be a cute one. Once I got the Blue Granny I decided to just make one, since it would be a pretty simple sewing project. It’s denim with blue stripy parts. It turned out really well, and I learned a few… Read more »

The Blue Granny

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A few months ago I bought the Blue Granny off Craigslist for $15. Unfortunately it didn’t come with a foot pedal, which I had to order and cost me $18. After a bit of oil, a bit of tension-knob adjusting, and a bit of getting Sew Sassy to order the correct 1969 parts for me,… Read more »

National Doughnut Day

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A good friend tipped me off to the fact that today is National Doughnut Day. I have to admit that I didn’t know anything about it, but that is probably because none of the doughnut stores near me are giving away free doughnuts. Cheapskates. Anyway, the history of this important day can be found on… Read more »

End of May Family Update

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So I was going to post this on my blog, but it is limping its way into an upgraded version of the blogging software I use. Plus, Scott was wanting me to contribute to this blog. Yesterday Andrew demonstrated an awesome new skill: putting things into a box. Taking things out of boxes has long… Read more »