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Friday, January 1, 2016

HNY!

Happy New Year!  I am very grateful to have made it to 2016.  It is snowy today and the Y is closed so no walking.  As penance I'm deconstructing the Christmas tree.

Therefore, to reward myself, I'm making cinnamon rolls.  I found a recipe that I wanted to try.

This came in the mail yesterday.  It is a kit from the Silver Needle's A Little Help From Our Friends Stitching Circle designed by Jeannette Douglas.

Did I stay up until midnight?  Not really.  Neighbors setting off fireworks kept us awake.  I did have a little pina colada from Walmart, $1.97.  That is as wild and crazy as I get.

I got some silver acrylic paint and painted the feet of my trinket box and one of my caskets.  Someone asked me if I had ever finished my trinket box, so I was feeling guilty that I hadn't.  Now I've taken another step toward getting it done.  Also, before I install the music box in my casket, I have to put the feet on.


Since I am done with Harmony, I have moved on to the Quaker Bag.  Can I get it done in two weeks?  That is my goal.  I am almost finished with one more large motif.


Do I have any resolutions for 2016?  I am not going to join any clubs that automatically send me kits.  I am very picky and tend not to like them.  They always cost too much so I'm swearing off of them.  No more!  (You may have to remind me of this).
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3 comments:

  1. yummy rolls and beautiful kit you have..
    Wish you a very happy new year x

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  2. Happy New Year, Amy! I've decided not to join any more clubs that are autos too. We will have to remind each other of this decision.

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  3. Happy New Year, Amy! I need to not join clubs either. I dislike more of the charts that are sent than I actually like and actually stitch very few.

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