It can happen to you

So, I did a thing. I allowed myself to be distracted and I cut off the side of my finger with my new, extra sharp blade, rotary cutter.  It was such a careless, painful mistake; one that I constantly warn my students not to make, and I

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Sewing Retreat

Last week, I experienced the restorative power of friendship and laughter with two dear friends who came for a sewing retreat here in my mountain studio. Words are simply inadequate to express how much this gift of time and the safe space to open up, be silly,

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A friend shared the following with me recently and I thought it was too good not to share.  These glorious insults are from an era “before” the English language got boiled down to 4-letter words. Enjoy!  “He had delusions of adequacy.”  — Walter Kerr “He has all

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