Monthly Archives: April 2013

Double Crossed Quilt using Lucy Crab Shack Material

I used some of this Fat Quarter set for a baby quilt for my SIL back in February. I found this pattern by Amy Smart and thought if would be a fun one to make a quilt by my sister. … Continue reading

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Adventure Tuesday – Hiking Squak Mountain – Issaquah Washington

We headed to try a new hike at Squak Mountain.   Loved it.  It was beautiful and a great hike.  The trail was soft (no rocks steps – like Poo Poo Point), it wasn’t too steep, but still had 1,000 … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday

It has been a beautiful day.  So here are my top ten favorite things to do on a SUNNY April Day in Seattle. 1.  The blossoms on the tree.. 2. Flip flops 3. kids playing outside 4.  Sitting on the grass 6. … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday

1. Brett continues to “grow up”. Becky and I were getting our haircut. As I was looking through the hair magazines, I asked Brett what he would like. He liked the spiky hair look. He now has spiky. He is … Continue reading

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Adventure Tuesday Spring Break – Kid Day Tulip Festival and Deception Pass State Park

It was spring break so we headed up north for a day of fun. Mt. Vernon, WA has a Tulip Festival every year.  It had been 5 years since we had last gone there.   Not much had changed from … Continue reading

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Adventure Tuesday – Biking the I-90 Trail across the bridge and back

I have run across the I-90 bridge a couple of times, but today we were going to bike from Factoria along the I-90 bike trail across Mercer Island across the I-90 bridge and back (with a lunch stop on Mercer … Continue reading

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Ten in Tuesday

1. I have a new money saving tip. Issaquah recently passes a law saying no plastic bags. So you either have to bring your own or pay for brown bags. My tip is to only buy what you can carry … Continue reading

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