Monthly Archives: January 2007

chocolate blobs

I packed and packed, and I finally got through the Thursday superbuzzy orders! Of course, I still have many, many more to go, but hey, I’m making progress. Anyway, I read about these chocolate bouchons on the Orangette food blog … Continue reading

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Hey y’all, I am buried under superbuzzy orders over here! I really try to get orders out in a timely fashion, but I’m afraid these are going to take me a while. Please be patient, and I really apologize for … Continue reading

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strawberry fields forever

Wow, I guess you guys really liked the new superbuzzy items! Suffice it to say I’m going to be very busy for the next several days. Thank you all so much for your support! Kelly and I really love all … Continue reading

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get yer motors running

Superbuzzy‘s biggest update yet will go live Thursday at 1pm Pacific Time, so get your credit cards ready, ha ha. It actually got to the point where I would start sweating and get a little panicky feeling whenever the UPS … Continue reading

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run away

It got chilly here a couple weeks ago, so I decided it was time to sew up some more running tights. I was excited to try out the flatlock stitch on my new serger (the BabyLock Imagine), but I couldn’t … Continue reading

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junk in the … desk

My brother cleaned out one of the drawers of my old desk and handed me the contents in a brown paper bag. Talk about a lot of junk! I ended up throwing most of it away, though I must confess … Continue reading

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I went to Kinokuniya today with my mother and discovered that they have expanded the Japanese craft book section from two bookcases to FOUR, yet I only purchased one book, thank you. ISBN 4-579-10873-6 The book contains one-piece dresses and … Continue reading

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mushroom memories

I have been looking through old photo albums lately, mostly to locate some mushroom photos. We used to go mushroom hunting up on Mt. Hood all the time when I was a kid, and I wanted to find proof of … Continue reading

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snow day

I know all of you who live in areas that get REAL weather must laugh at us Portlanders who flip out when one snowflake falls, but, well, we like to get worked up about weather around here, and today was … Continue reading

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let them eat tea bread

Hope everyone had a good weekend. It has been super cold and windy here in Portland. This morning I went for a run, and my face kind of froze. When I got home Peter said, “Wow, you look like you’re … Continue reading

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