Do you guys remember this flower pillow I made? I wrote about it in my first ever blog post (click picture below to read the full post): I re-made it into this: (monogram pillow on the left tutorial here; I wrote about the dahlia pillow on the right here) A few weeks ago, while watching […]

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Happy Birthday, Jeff!!!

by ilene on July 7, 2011 · 2 comments

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Happy birthday, Jeff!! Today, I thank God for you and for another year of your life. This past year was one that will be hard to beat: you got married (to me!),  started a new life as a newlywed, traveled to some far flung places, graduated from business school and landed your dream job.   […]

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Basil Lemonade (recipe)

by ilene on July 1, 2011 · 6 comments

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One of perks of living in the city is that there are fantastic food trucks everywhere.  You can sample just about every type of cuisine walking to work.  You will never go hungry in this city!  There is one favorite food truck near our house that serves basil lemonade.  It’s so refreshing after a bike […]

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boxers, boxers, boxers!!

by ilene on June 29, 2011 · 8 comments

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I can’t post about custom panties without writing a followup about the male counterpart!  Once again, if you are my parent, my coworker or my pastor, cover your eyes! This could be embarrassing for you and for me! Jeff’s best friend got married this past Saturday. He asked me to make these for the groom […]

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JEFF!!! Our fellow sailors wanted to wear matching polo shirts during our British Virgin Islands trip.  With a little instruction on how to use the silhouette machine, my husband added our nicknames to all our shirts: Jeff normally doesn’t go near any of my crafting supplies, he’s a total newb and leaves the creative stuff […]

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