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Finished ~ SOLSC ~ 26/31

Just before climbing into a much-needed shower tonight, I put the finishing touches on yet another furniture makeover project.  In the past few weeks I have painted our unusable fireplace, four dining room chairs, a sideboard, a small tabletop lazy Susan, and now, an old sewing table I rescued from the side of the road […]

Hands ~ SOLSC ~ 22/31

  For two weeks, my manicured nails have flashed their redness as I swipe a stray hair from my face or wipe a tear from a tiny eye.  My typical plain hands have been temporarily transformed.  And yet, the increasing gap of non-color prompted me to call for an appointment earlier this week…unfortunately, our schedules […]

Inspiration List ~ SOLSC ~ 21/31

The lack of goodbye as kids bolt out of the car and run into school with their friend. The sun slicing the sky and warming my face as we drive. The crowds. The driving around in search of a simple parking spot. Watching how amazing the student cheering section was at the semi-final game! When […]

Her way ~ SOLSC ~ 18/31

  She has always had her own unique way of living life.  She makes us laugh, makes us cry.  Makes us pull our hair out sometimes, but always does things her way. Driving to school this morning, we are on the 10th of our 12-mile drive when Seneca pipes up to say, “Ya know when […]

What’s In My Bowl ~ SOLSC ~ 17/31

  Today, I tackled a project that I anticipated would take a good bit of time, but that I’d be glad to have done.  As I painted, I listened to a few different podcasts, one of which shared the story of two brothers enjoying a bowl of ice cream.  The eldest brother held his bowl […]

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