Tag Archives: Faith

A Manger for Jesus 2019

Since it’s Christmas Eve, and I’m a Christian, I feel that it’s only right that I give you an update on the Jesus Shed that Jay has been building. Tomorrow we will celebrate the birth of our Saviour by being … Continue reading

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Dear Santa – 2019

Dear Santa, This year has been rough. Plans were waylaid. Projects took longer than expected. And beloved pets were lost. Not all was bad. We did have an engagement and wedding that helped us remember that love will prevail. Santa, … Continue reading

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A Jesus Shed

This past summer one of the guys from church asked Jay to be involved with a project. Currently our creche at church involves a basic manger with plastic figures of Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus. They light up. Well, I … Continue reading

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Pew Wood Box Finished!

This definitely wasn’t our biggest project, but it sure did make us stop and think. Once we figured out how we wanted the top to fit onto the box it was smooth sailing. In fact, once I got my act … Continue reading

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Christmas Wreath in July

If you’ve followed my blog for a while, then you’ve seen the ‘Real Life’ pictures of my Library. Here’s the latest: I thought that maybe we were having a contest to see just how much stuff we could fit into … Continue reading

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Jesus Nuts

About a year ago I was searching for something on the internet when I came across the Jesus Nut jewelry. This started my wheels spinning and I knew that I wanted to make my own version of this nut. Luckily … Continue reading

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A New Missal Cover for Karen

Years ago I had (poorly) made a missal cover for Karen: I used a cross stitched piece that I had stitched years ago and that I had placed on my fridge (isn’t that where you display your art?). Karen loved … Continue reading

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Spring Cross Update – 10-17-18

At the end of August I had finished the top half of the cross: In the last few months I have been making sure that I get my stitching time in the morning. Even though Jay is working 2nd shift … Continue reading

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Spring Cross Update – 8-23-18

Before the insanity of August set in this is where I was on the Spring Cross: All of the full stitches and background words had been stitched. It was time to start the back stitching. It took me almost one … Continue reading

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Spring Cross Update – 7-24-18

It didn’t take as long as I expected to make progress. Here is where it was on 7-15-18: All of the full stitches were done on this part and it was on to the background words. Background words were finished … Continue reading

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