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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

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What I did on my summer vacation. (Part II)

... just a hint … it involved a LOT of butt gazing! The first (and last) time I sewed myself a pair of pants (trousers) was when I was in grade 8.  It was a tunic top and hipster/bell bottom pants, sort of like this pattern, made of PINK 100% polyester (the heavy stuff). Those… Continue reading What I did on my summer vacation. (Part II)