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Through the Rabbit Hole

This year, we decided that we'd participate in our church's Trunk or Treat event for Halloween. Our theme? Alice in Wonderland. I originally thought we'd go with the Tea Party theme, but nixed that idea when I found some awesome looking flowers over at Hobby Lobby. The Red Queen's garden, it was! We had three… Continue reading Through the Rabbit Hole

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There and Beck again…

Unlike the laborious, tear-inducing Destiny cross-stitch, this latest video game cross-stitch was a breeze! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ah4hNapQghM (Don't have time for words? Just watch the progression video.) A little background...there is a Kickstarter going on for a game called Mighty No. 9.  The character that I cross-stitched is named Beck and he is rather adorable, no? I… Continue reading There and Beck again…

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Writing contests, word limits, and Bungie — oh my!

Recently, Bungie, er, The Black Garden (a group over at bungie.net) ran a contest: write a >300 word story about this image from Destiny. I didn't win the contest, but I did find it fun to try to write for a world we know practically nothing about. I wrote two ficlets. I ultimately chose the second… Continue reading Writing contests, word limits, and Bungie — oh my!

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Caaaaaake! (And everything else I’ve been doing…)

This month has brought many projects to an end. (Thankfully.) In no particular order... Punch needle to my stepmom.   The Jen Taylor project (Yes, I actually sent them to her.)     Melted Snowman Ornament   Blue Quilted Ornament     And, because today's Babe's birthday, I had to make him a Halo cake.… Continue reading Caaaaaake! (And everything else I’ve been doing…)

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I’m in your fandom, stealing your characters

So, I did it again. (Can you blame me?) First, let's start with the Halo. I know, I had Master Cheep and Cor-tern-a the last time, but since then I had to add a few characters to the mix. Why hello there... Let me introduce you to my friends. Master Cheep Cor-tern-a 343 Guilty Stork… Continue reading I’m in your fandom, stealing your characters