Author Archives: heartlandsisters

Baja Tacos

I know, I know.  I’ve been MIA from the blog for a long time.  Work has been exhausting and I’ve barely had a chance or felt like doing the things I wanted to do.  Although I’ve been keeping up with … Continue reading

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Family History

Hi everyone! Jessica here and I just wanted to share something that I bought last Fall and FINALLY finished! I purchased an “I Chart You” ready-to-print  modern genealogy chart which I have always wanted to put together a family tree … Continue reading

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So I had the wonderful chance to try out a new pattern by Jennifer Jangles this past week. I love trying new sewing patterns especially sweet little plush animal ones!  I made Daisy, a sweet hedgehog about the size of a football. … Continue reading

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Some of My Favorite Things Lately

Happy Saturday! The sun is shining today in Iowa and even though it’s windy, it is above 40 degrees and it is supposed to be 60 degrees this week! My sister in Arizona would probably disagree with me that 60 … Continue reading

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My February “Make Something”

In February, I read a book, ran a half-marathon, and finished 100,000 words!  The last one was a sprint to the end, much more difficult than I ever thought possible.  And did you know that Microsoft Word stops tracking after … Continue reading

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Snow and quilts

With all this freezing cold winter weather happening these days I feel like I’ve been in hibernation mode.  I stay busy during the day but at night I want to eat and go to bed.  I have less motivation to … Continue reading

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Arizona IMS Half-Marathon

I know most women won’t say they love their bodies, but the last five years I have hated mine with a passion.  It couldn’t function in the simplest way and do something that came naturally and so easily to almost … Continue reading

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