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First Big Quilt Finished!

I started this quilt back in December. I used a design from the book Block Party. I made 25 12″x12″ blocks. The blocks are strips of patterned fabric with the grey used as the backround. This modern style of quilting … Continue reading

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Christmas Skirt

Everyone needs a new outfit for the season of holiday parties, and for this last one, I made this red skirt. It is a pattern from The Colette Sewing Handbook, a fantastic sewing manual from Colette Patterns. They design and … Continue reading

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Trader Joe’s Croissants

I love these. They are very light, crisp chewy croissants as good as any fine bakery – but even better since you get to bake them yourself and enjoy them right out of the oven. There is one catch – … Continue reading

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Luis and I spent two days at Disneyland recently to celebrate my birthday. Luis’ greencard came in the mail the day before. What was the first thing he did with his new greencard? Use it as identification to get a … Continue reading

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Viva Sergio y Xabi!

While I was dating my husband, I developed a taste for soccer. His favorite team is Real Madrid, and lucky for us, they are here in Los Angeles training at UCLA. ¬†Yesterday was our Crazy Madrid Fan Day. We went … Continue reading

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Blog #2!

Welcome to my new blog! Let’s catch up. I used to write a blog called Triplecreme, in which I reviewed restaurants here in Los Angeles. But eventually I became very busy with work, travel, my boyfriend (now my husband), and … Continue reading

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