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November 2014

The Container Store

I’m A Container Store Junkie

It’s no secret. Well not on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. I love The Container Store. What I love even more is taunting my friends Melisa, Tarrant and Denise with my trips to the store via photos on Instagram. I…

Save The Children

Thread Filled Thursdays : Pins and Needles

It’s happened. I’ve packed up my sewing machine, and my creative self needs something to do. It’s also great that last month, I was invited to a tea at the Palmer House to learn about the Save the Children…

Full of Words Wednesday

So. Here we are again. The three amigos and me. I’m left to deal with three very different personalities every day for at least 10 hours before another person enters my home from the end of their day. These…

Preparing For Winter with Ross Dress For Less

Winter is coming.  In Chicago, that can be any time from October through May apparently, and while most people hate the season, I embrace it full force. I love snow, and I love the SILENCE that wintertime brings. I…

Fostering Relationships

On Saturday, I was reading blog posts from #NaBloPoMo and ran across a post from my friend Brandie over at Journey Of A Thousand Stitches. She was speaking about the walls that some of us build when it comes…