Category Archives: clutter

I’m moving

Hello readers and friends– My site is moving, but will be the same, with a new address. Look for me at  www.booksandbuttons.com. You’ll see my usual page with a row of books at the top. And there is a new … Continue reading

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A List of Things That Are Missing

Dear Other Half, Remember the day we made a list of the things we were missing? Seems like a new thing crops up every day. I’m not sure which thing I miss the most, but one I think of often … Continue reading

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Your hairstyle——-60% !!!!

Did you know that 60% of people’s first impression of you is of your hairstyle? 60%!!   Clothes don’t matter–you could wear a tent–people look at your hair! When I heard that I knew I should do something to change my … Continue reading

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The Old Straw Purse

This straw purse was mine when I was little.  My sister had a similar one, a little larger.  The fascinating thing to me was the toggle closing. I noticed it in my closet the other day, amongst the clutter, and … Continue reading

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Sewing=Clutter=Sewing= . . .

Honk! if you like to sew! When I’m not reading, I’m probably sewing!  While you are getting real things done like working or bringing up kids or cleaning or cooking—I’m sewing! And if I’m not sewing I’m probably sorting through … Continue reading

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