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A Picture Collage of My Recent Adventures!

Lots of things have been produced from this little apartment lately!

With all those T-Shirts

I've been making some great things!

The first choice was re-usable bags!  Using them to put my recyclables in!  Re-purposing an item in order to recycle others, totally 'gone-green'!

THEN, thanks to my friend MG, I got this CRAZY idea to make a rug out of my t-shirts.  So cutting up many shirts into strips that were too large, I embarked on this adventure.  So I bought a latch-hook form (30x36) and a hook and began this effort.  In a week, I've done 15 squares of 10x10 - I'm trying not to count the number of little strips, but that's 1500 and as you can see I'm almost nowhere close to even being a quarter of the way through!  I WILL not be conquered - so this is a project I will eventually finish, I think!  By eventually, my first child might enjoy this - and that's at least 2 years, but most likely more away from today!

Today for lunch I tried something new - pizza crust with EVOO and Fig Butter sauce topped with Goat Cheese crumbles, apple slices, and pan-fried shrimp on top!

The final product! DELISH!!!

Last pic for the day - gas prices are so high...can't wait until this number will go down!  (when exactly is that going to be though?)

Looking forward to a BBQ with some friends tomorrow to celebrate Labor Day - might be just as excellent as these two gatherings were!

boy, i wish i could make pictures go side-by-side...would improve my blogging skills!


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