Catching Fireflies

finding magic along the way

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4 weeks to 50!!

In my last post, I talked about turning 50 next month. I am truly trying to approach this as an adventure instead of facing it with fear. I have been looking for inspiration and have found a few treasures to share with you. Duncan Hines (yes, that was actually a real person!) didn’t write his …

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In Honor of My Birthday Week…

In honor of my birthday week… A favorite post from the past. Wishing The Years Away Originally posted: SEPTEMBER 20, 2013 ♦ 2 COMMENTS Last night, we celebrated my great niece’s birthday. She is two. 🙂 While watching her approach the festivities with joyful abandon, I couldn’t help but compare her reactions to those of most adults.  She …

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This Is Your Brain on Knitting

Those of you who have been reading my blog for a bit will know that I love quilting. I also crochet and sew. I have made a promise to myself that this year, I will figure out how to knit. My mom-in-law tried to teach me years ago, but I gave up. A single crochet hook seems …

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