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  1. Lurkers - join in the fun!

    by , 01-27-2010 at 01:22 PM
    I've belonged to many internet groups over the past few years, I'd try to get involved, but I didn't connect. I felt like my posts must be invisible because no one commented or "talked" to me. Not so here! Friendly, encouraging, teaching people comment on your entries and challenge you to kick it up a notch.

    As a cost cutting measure my son and I are sharing wireless, which means most of the time I don't get connection. I miss checking in and seeing how projects are ...
  2. FV addiction - challenges

    by , 01-25-2010 at 02:33 PM
    I realized I might have a problem...FV addiction. It's a good/bad thing. I enjoy reading the posts and learning so many new things, but an hour or two goes by along with a coke and some chips and all those challenges are not getting done. This weekend I got so much done because we couldn't get on the internet, repotting violets and orchid, baking bread, putting up items in the freezer, knitting and quilting. Quit FV? No Way. But try to cut back on my online time. Maybe after I finish some ...
  3. challenges

    by , 01-20-2010 at 02:17 PM
    Christmas: 1/12 hand made gifts
    Camera Fund: $57.94 / $25
    Book club: 0/12 classics
    2010 Fling: 139/2010
    Get it/keep it: weekly cleaning chores 4/7
    Birthday gifts/cards Feburary - done
    Jan Christmas project - socks done
    Jan homesteading - sourdough pancakes done
    Jan sewing: knitting tote - done
    Jan needlework: ufo needlepoint done
    Jan Quilting: string blocks finish done
    Jan Baking Challenge: Hawaiian Bread - done
  4. Jan 20, 2010

    by , 01-20-2010 at 02:14 PM
    I'm starting this blog to track my progress on challenges and keep up with what I think I said I was going to do.......... First I'll lazy out and copy and paste my siggie line.