Catching Fireflies

finding magic along the way

Tag Archives: selfcare

Hi Me, It’s Nice To Meet You!

A work in progress… Your Masterpiece CHERYL FASSETT ♦ MAY 19, 2016 ♦ A few years ago, I came across an article on HuffPost called “Your Body Is Not Your Masterpiece.” Someone shared it again on Facebook last week and it continues to resonate with me. I have had an issue with body image forever. Ok, maybe not forever. When …

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The Opposite of Fat

Last week I talked a little bit about my body and how mean I have been to it my whole life. I do nothing to strengthen it and bond with it and yet I expect perfection from it. I look at the photo shopped pictures in magazines and feel bad about it. I shop for …

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Your Masterpiece

A few years ago, I came across an article on HuffPost called “Your Body Is Not Your Masterpiece.” Someone shared it again on Facebook last week and it continues to resonate with me. I have had an issue with body image forever. Ok, maybe not forever. When I was three or four I think I was pretty …

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Learning Focus, or how to lose your worries one block at a time

My baby arrived today… No, no, no… not that kind of baby! 🙂 This ia a Juki long arm (though technically it is more mid-arm length) quilting machine. I have no clue how to free motion quilt, but I want to learn so that I won’t have to send my quilts out to be long-arm quilted …

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