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A Day in the Life

Wednesday was a pretty good day for us.

Sam (although being naughty and climbing on the counters) was exceedingly cute.

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Anna got a big surprise when her teacher passed out the book orders.

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That's the first 42 books in the Magic Tree House Series. She was so excited. She's done many a happy dance about it.

 I basted Sam's quilt.

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 OK, OK. I have an unused can of spray baste. I swore that I would try it the next time I basted a quilt with cotton batting. But, when it came time to baste, I went on auto-pilot and got out the pins and masking tape. It wasn't until I was about halfway along before I remembered the existence of the spray baste and my promises to try it.


The next generation of crafters decided they wanted to use the leftovers from Sam's quilt to make a matching quilt and pillow for his favorite stuffed monkey.

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Thursday and today were not so great. That's why I am posting these pictures almost two full days later than planned. Oh well.You can't win them all.

Comments

**nicke... said…
your helpers sure are cute trina! and holy crap! 42 books! that is a girl after my heart! i love book orders!
balloongal said…
I love to see what Anna and Ellery came up with.

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