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Talented Tuesday Link Party #38

Welcome to Talented Tuesday!  I was traveling last week, so instead of spending time making lots of things, I actually had more time to see what everyone else was working on.  It’s always nice to see what creative people come up with during the summer months.  I always come away inspired…and hungry! Berry Colada Smoothie…

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Friday Favorites–Raspberries

Before I get into my favorites this week, I have to tell you about something exciting!  I’ve been a big Craft Gossip fan for years. They’ve featured many of my projects, for which I’m eternally grateful. I also enjoy seeing the fun things they find elsewhere. So, you can imagine how happy I was when Katie…

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Berry Colada Smoothie

This post is sponsored by the Oregon Raspberry and Blackberry Commission.  I received a gift card and accessories as reimbursement for ingredients and time. I told the story of my berry-filled history on Monday when I shared my recipe for Raspberry Poppy Seed Dressing.  I spent a lot of time around them, and should probably…

Talented Tuesday Link Party #37

Talented Tuesday Link Party #37

Welcome to this week’s Talented Tuesday!  I’m actually writing this from a hotel room in beautiful Seattle, Washington.  I really love being my own boss, because it allows me to tag along on my husband’s business trips, and still get my own work done!  As you’re reading this, I’m probably on my third or fourth…

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Raspberry Poppy Seed Dressing and Marinade

This post is sponsored by the Oregon Raspberry and Blackberry Commission.  I received a gift card and accessories as reimbursement for ingredients and time. My grandfather owned a raspberry farm when I was a kid.  We used to go pick for him when the berries were ripe.  It was always hot, the raspberries vines were…

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Friday Favorites–Dining Al Fresco

We love it when we can sit outside to eat dinner.  I think that’s where a lot of the appeal in camping comes from for me.  I don’t know why food tastes better when there’s no roof over my head – it just does. I guess one of the most important parts of eating outside…

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Book Review: She Wears the Pants

I’m here today to a book review courtesy of Tuttle Publishing.  They have provided me with the book in exchange for this review, but the opinions are all my own.  This post also contains affiliate links. I have a confession to make.  I received She Wears the Pants: Easy Sew-it-Yourself Fashion with an Edgy Urban Style by…