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It’s Inauguration Day!

We may not have tickets to watch the presidential inauguration in person, but we’ll be happy enough as the tame old married couple that we now are to witness the (recorded) event in the comfort of our own home this …

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Library books can be so revealing

Library books can be so revealing

Gee, I wonder where WE could be going?

SOMEone in the house is a golf fanatic.

Something tells me…your house is filled with cute but useless stuff.


Doing a little bean-counting, are we?

And finally, I don’t know what this …

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A zippered card pouch phone case…wallet

A zippered card pouch phone case…wallet

Last night I finished the prototype for my newest item: the yet-to-be named zippered card pouch that’s also a phone case and can be considered a wallet…with key chain, that can be attached to your hip and…will also have a …

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Say goodbye to serger thread tails

Say goodbye to serger thread tails

These are the latest bright and billowy pillow covers that I’ve added to the shop. They’re 18″ square cases that come on and off the pillow insert of your choice with an invisible zipper, and the edges of the inside …

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So fresh and so clean clean

So fresh and so clean clean

(title referring to Outkast’s “So Fresh, So Clean” from their 2000 album Stankonia)

I took this photo to show proof that my workspace and supplies can, on occasion, be well-organized and neatly-folded. I’m not sure you can …

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A bug worth catching: Firebug add-on for Firefox

A bug worth catching: Firebug add-on for Firefox

Brother-in-law Don added Firebug to my Firefox browser when using my computer awhiles back. He told me something about Firebug being a tool that could help me troubleshoot web design issues and/or figure out how an element that I like …

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Happy 2009!

Happy 2009!

Aaaaaah, we did it. We made it through the holidays. Good for us! The Etsy shop is now re-opened, and all items are shipping within 2 short business days (or less) after receipt of payment!

I wanted to give a …

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A gift card is not a cop-out

A gift card is not a cop-out

…eSPEcially if it features Birdzilla, who has made two sly appearances of late. Once on the Etsy shop header, and now here!

I’m really happy to have rolled out these gift certificates, which are available in denominations of $25, …

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How to stay toasty this winter

How to stay toasty this winter

I kid you not. These neck warmers are not only comfy and cozy, they keep you WARM and TOASTY. Aaaaah. And you want that this winter…don’t you?

Jimmy and I hit SF’s Union Square yesterday to soak in some of …

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*blush* I’m in an Etsy Treasury!

*blush* I’m in an Etsy Treasury!

Er…we’re in an Etsy Treasury. Or actually, the Wooly Rosette Felt Brooch is in a Treasury (top left in the gallery below)! Not only that, but it’s in a CHOCOLATE-related Treasury. And we know how much we like chocolate, …

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