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tutorial: easy button bookmarks

I have seen these little cuties all over the place recently.  A button and a paper clip- how hard could it be?  As it turns out, not hard at all! The supplies are very basic- paper clips, buttons and glue. I decided to use covered buttons and oversized clips.  I also covered the back of […]

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Main Street Book Club

We live in a small town with a beautiful, wonderful, fantabulous* public library.  Earlier this summer, they announced the formation of Main Street Book Club.  The date was set, a book was chosen and we all sat at home hoping that someone else would show up on the appointed evening.   Any worries were unfounded, […]

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review: The Help by Kathryn Stockett

So that I don’t give anything away this review will be rather short. The Help is a wonderful novel about the writing of a novel. Taking place in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, both novels tell the tale of what it’s like being a black maid and working for their white employers. I rather enjoyed this book although […]

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