Category Archives: Soul

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Beauty vs. Brains

I work in an office with many other women. Some have a sense of style and try to put their best foot forward beauty-wiseClick here to view the full post »

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Liar Liar

Ok, so I know I said that I’ve banned myself from buying patterns online for awhile. And then Sandra from SelvedgeClick here to view the full post »

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Birthday Report

I’m a pretty lucky girl. As you know, because I’ve been telling you, it was my birthday yesterday. Yeah. I&#Click here to view the full post »

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The Making of an American Quilt

Speaking of quilting…one of my favorite films of all time is How To Make An American Quilt. Read the book too. TheClick here to view the full post »

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Talking About Sewing with People Who Don’t Sew Anymore

You know, it’s funny because I’ll wear my little handsewn outfits to work and of course, now that everyoneClick here to view the full post »

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Guest Blogger: Interview with Sarai Mitnick of Colette Patterns

For awhile I have been in awe of Sarai and her beautiful collection of patterns. She first caught my eye when Ms. KarolClick here to view the full post »

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A Cupcake for Mr. S

Mr. S had his birthday over this wonderfully long weekend. An event that involved cupcake making and eating, a very goodClick here to view the full post »

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As the Holidays Begin to Unwind….

Thankfully so do I. I admit, fully, that I do, indeed, love holidays. However, this year, I found that there was soClick here to view the full post »

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Legacy

Mr. Jackson, this being my dad, sent us a swell gift this year for Christmas. A legacy book of sorts of my Gran’sClick here to view the full post »

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A somewhat embarrassing situation

I thought I would share a few photos of our weather over the weekend. I can’t say that I’m a huge fan ofClick here to view the full post »

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Hot Buttered Rum, light on the butter

When I was young, my mum would always watch White Christmas as the holidays grew near. It’s become one of myClick here to view the full post »

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Date Night

Mr. S and I went out for dinner over the weekend. A little Pho Noodle Soup and we were as right as rain. If you’Click here to view the full post »

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Words to Live By

My bestest friend was up here over the weekend and seeing as how its fairly near our half birthdays we gave each otherClick here to view the full post »

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Two Years and Two Days To The Day

It’s been such a short time since Mr. S and I got hitched. Time just flies by when we are together. At dinner onClick here to view the full post »

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A Full Mini-Break Weekend (plus one day)

Mr. S and I have taken a short little break over the past few days. In the words of one of my favorite literaryClick here to view the full post »

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Winning

See these? Can you believe that I actually won these today? Someone actually took my “golden” ticket out ofClick here to view the full post »

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A Guy and His Truck

Mr. S did some heavy duty love to his truck over the weekend. And he asked me to help. I got to hear him curse andClick here to view the full post »

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Just Because

Can you even believe that the elusive and somewhat naughty Mr. S sent this to my place of work yesterday? To boot, weClick here to view the full post »

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Have You Ever Had The Pleasure….

Of chewing vintage gum? The Mum Dear brought me this stash of gum over the weekend. It’s quite wonderful andClick here to view the full post »

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Some 4th of July-ness

Mr. S and I, traveled down to Cedar City, UT (my hometown) to visit with family for the 4th of July festivities thisClick here to view the full post »

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Sweet Lady Jayne

Mr. S always calls me Jayne. Of course, it has nothing to do with my name or really anything else. Just calls me JayneClick here to view the full post »

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Passion vs. Practicality

It was Graduation Day over the weekend here in the Standing household. Mr. S was quite busy (and a little nervous) withClick here to view the full post »

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My Little Pretties

It’s such a shame that Spring has to move on. It’s such a beautiful time of year. I’m catching a fewClick here to view the full post »

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Learning How to Fly

Today I witnessed a most beautiful thing. Something simple, but nonetheless profound, at least to me. I was sitting inClick here to view the full post »