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Don’t forget: I’ve moved

29 July, 2008

Visit my blog at its new location: to learn where you can get in on regular free fabric giveaways just by signing up on a mailing list.

My Half of the Brain is Moving

28 July, 2008

oops. temporarily down while i figure out how i screwed up.

I’ve got my own domain now. You can find me at Please pardon my dust as I learn how to get around my new blog and try out various themes. See you there! Melissa


4 March, 2008

My laptop is making a horrible grinding noise, so if I go AWOL for a while, maybe even months, it’s because I’m computerless.

 (I live on ~$200/mo. plus food stamps.My disability appeal, if it’s approved, might take 60 days or more…. If it’s not approved, oy, I don’t even want to think about that.)

Or Am I Losing My Mind?

7 February, 2008

I’ve posted so many tutorials that I fear I’m beginning to repeat some of them. If you notice I’ve got something on here more than once, please forgive me.

Wowie Zowie!

23 August, 2007

Many thanks to for featuring me on their website today. I was away from the computer for three hours and got 800 hits on my site–more than I’ve gotten ever in one full day!

I’m so pleased and very humbled. Thank you!

Update: In the last 21 hours, I’ve had in excess of 7500 hits! Dang!

How to make a Chuckanucka

4 August, 2007

 15. How cute he is!

How to make a Chuckanucka

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes, lots of pics
  • Post: How to make a Chuckanucka
  • Main Site: flickr
  • Artist/Author: mwboeckmann
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
  • Other: easy and cute!