Ten on Tuesday Labor Day Weekend Edition

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CSAzinniaforpaintingandleeksforwintersoups

ThisweekCaroleinvitedustosharetenthingsIdidthisweekend。

Itstheunofficialendofsummer,butyouwouldntknowitbythegorgeousweatherwehad!

Hereareafewhighlights:

Pickeduptilesamplesforfinishingoutourfireplace。

Thisspringwepurchasedafireplaceinserttomakeusingthefireplacemoreefficient。

Ourhouseisaone-levelranch,whichmeansourdependenceonoilshouldgodown?

Figuringouthowtotrickoutthesurround?

hasbeenapuzzlebutIthinkthetilesampleshaveledtogoodideas!

Ateakiwi。

NealvisitedhismomandbroughthersomeofourCSAproduce。

Shegavehimsomekiwisinreturn。

IcantrememberthelasttimeIateone!

Drankaginandtonic,theofficialdrinkofChezGolightlysporch。

Isitthelastoftheseason?

Maybemaybenot!

DrankthefirstScottishpearoftheseason。

Youprobablywanttodrinkone,too,soherestherecipe:3/4ozGlenfiddich;3/4ozgin;11/2ozpearnectar;1/4oz。

lemonjuice;1/2ozhoneysyrup(oragavesyrup)。

Mix,serveoverice。

Roastedtomatoesinanefforttohavemoresummerinthefreezercomewinter。

MyfriendJoycesaidtheylookedlikepomegranates!

HikedwithOskar。

Alot。

Drewandpaintedmorepostcards(youcansignupforthe#2015PostcardProjectandgetoneforyourselfIneedabout75morepeopletomakeittotheendoftheyear。

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PurchasedFryeCampusBoots。

Mysisterhadapairwithabraiddownthesideinthelate70s/early80s,andatlonglast,Ihaveapairofmyown。

ThesebootsaremadeintheUSAandfeellikeamillionbuckson!

SewedbiastapeusingthismethodLeahfromClementinerecommended。

Imesseditupearlierinthesummer,butpersistenceandslowstitchingpaidoff!

SewedmyfirstDressNo。

3fromtheawesome100ActsofSewingindiepatternline。

Thelongversiondidntflatterme,soIcutittobetuniclength。

IthinkImgoingtoliveinitthisfallcantyouseeitwithskinnyjeansandFryecampusboots?

Illbemakinganotheronethathitsjustabovemyknee。

DressNo。

3,Oskarapprove

Howaboutyou?