Monthly Archives: March 2013

Barielle Swatch Series: Slate of Affairs, Swizzle Stix and Berry Blue

I didn’t post yesterday because my dog has a skin allergy and I had to take him to the vet.  It threw my whole day out of whack and now I’m playing catch up.  He’ll be fine as long as … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Spring Flowers

Hello!  I feel like a new woman.  After several days of feeling like crap, I finally feel back among the land of the living.  It’s a great feeling! Today’s challenge for my stamping group is ‘spring flowers’.  I have so … Continue reading

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Barielle Swatch Series: U-Concrete Me, Date Night

Yesterday was what I call a lost day.  Exhaustion, brain fog and leg pain kept me in bed.  When I wasn’t sleeping, I played mini golf on my phone with random people.  Thanks to MBratton682 for many good games yesterday! … Continue reading

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Stamping: Blue with White Flowers

It snowed again here in NH.  We got almost a foot of snow.  It’s definitely pretty when it’s coming down.  The world seems hushed somehow.  But overall I am sick of snow, sick of the winter.  If it snowed and … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Nail Art: Stamping

Congratulations to Sabrina from Polish Alcoholic!  She won the giveaway for my one year blog anniversary.  Congrats, Sabrina! If you recall, I started using Ecrinal Vitamin Nail Strengthener to help my poor nails.  I used it faithfully every day for 10 … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone!  I don’t usually do holiday nail art because it seems like I never have the right stamps or colors.  However, I set out to do a St. Patrick’s Day design for this week’s stamping challenge. … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Nail Art: Tape Mani

I just discovered Joyce Carol Oates.  I’m reading her book The Falls.  She’s written a million books and this is the first one I’ve read.  So far it’s really good.  I like how she manipulates language to get her point … Continue reading

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Reminder: 1 Year Blog Anniversary Give-Away!

Hello!  Just a reminder that I’m giving away 2 great nail polishes: Cult Nails In A Trance and A England Princess Sabra to celebrate my 1 year anniversary of this blog.  To enter, just tell me which is your favorite … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Nail Art: Gradients

Last night it was raining when I took my dog out.  He nosed at the snow and mud, looking for that ideal place.  I paced around and WHAM! slipped on a rock, rolling my ankle and falling into the mud … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Swatch Series: Iconic

The change to Daylight Savings Time has somewhat thrown me.  My body is still living an hour earlier, while my head is trying to adjust to what the clock says.  Why do we do this to ourselves every year?  Actually, … Continue reading

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