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My Mom and Canada Day — by Susan on the Soapbox

My sister has always been better with words than me.  (I’m better with a needle and thread!) I am sharing her post here and taking a couple of weeks off social media to spend with my family.   I’ve always had a tough time remembering my mom’s birthday. Mom was born a couple of days… Continue reading My Mom and Canada Day — by Susan on the Soapbox

The Calgary Stampede, Uncategorized, Vintage Sewing Machines, VSM

THE Biggest Grandstand Show in Canada!

Let me explain, in case you missed my IG feed ... I headed back to the Calgary Stampede for my summer vacation! I was in such awe of THE Biggest Sewing Room in Canada when I saw it in August of 2014 at the Calgary Stampede, I just knew I would have to return to see THE… Continue reading THE Biggest Grandstand Show in Canada!

Indie sewing patterns, sewing patterns, Tops, Uncategorized

Nice dress! Thanks, I made it!! goes to Mexico!

My sister was lucky enough to win a trip to an all-inclusive resort in the Mayan Riviera for two and I was able to jump in and go when her husband was unable! So begins the adventure.  There was a lot of time spent eating at the resort's various fabulous restaurants, walking the grounds and… Continue reading Nice dress! Thanks, I made it!! goes to Mexico!

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CIBC Run for the Cure 2014

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!  My two sisters, Ozzy the dog, and myself are ready to run/walk/jog for the Cure this Sunday, October 5th! My other sister and our families are ready to cheer from the sidelines (virtually) - although we will get her over here too one of these days! This weekend is… Continue reading CIBC Run for the Cure 2014