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Cover Me! #18

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Main Street Book Club: A Christmas Blizzard by Garrison Keillor

A Christmas Blizzard: a novel Garrison Keillor Penguin Books/fiction Release Date: October 25, 2011 Snow is falling all across Minnesota as Mr. & Mrs. James Sparrow awaken in their modest Minneapolis apartment.  She adores Christmas; he loathes it.  Even nauseated, suffering from a stomach bug, she yearns to see The Nutcracker and A Christmas Carol while […]

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Monday Munchies & Wednesday Tutorials

This isn’t a picture of my house. It couldn’t be– there are presents under that tree! I have no presents under my tree. I have a dozen partially completed handmade gifts littering the house, a list for purchases to be made…oh, and a stack of beautiful Christmas cards waiting to be addressed. I guess they […]

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tutorial: Book Page Rosette Ornaments

Today’s tutorial is guest hosted by Mini. For this project you will need book pages, scissors, glue and buttons or other embellishments for the center. First you will need to tear out your book pages and trim the edges.  Don’t worry about making them perfect, just trim the ragged edge.  Fold your trimmed sheet in half, […]

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Cover Me! #16

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