Monthly Archives: February 2013

A Tour of the Sewing Room, Part 3

Here’s the conclusion to our little sewing room tour — if you missed parts 1 and 2, they are here and here.  In this episode, while we’ll be discussing a few last tools, we’ll also discuss some sewing room organization.  … Continue reading

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“But It’s a Good Shirt!” — An Apparel Autopsy

My good little sister, Lauren, brought me a J.Crew shirt the other day.  “My roommate threw it away because it ripped,” she explained. “I know it’s the fabric, not the stitching in the seam, but is there a way to … Continue reading

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Julian & Charity’s Excellent Chicken Alfredo Lasagna with Spinach

Dear friends, we did it. Ju and I invented a recipe. After perusing the web in search of a good chicken alfredo lasagna recipe, we decided that we liked none of them, closed the browser, and made up our own … Continue reading

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Nanny’s Superb Banana Shakes

I’ve been on a banana shake kick here lately.  It’s great with breakfast. Or before bed when you’re trying not to eat chocolate. Or for a snack. Anyway! Here it is: Nanny’s Excellent Banana Shakes Serves 2. 1 banana 1 … Continue reading

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