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A Call to Arms, Crafters!
Beginning today, until December 31, 2015, I will be
collecting donations of knitting needles, crochet hooks, yarn, and pre-owned
pattern books for the Typhoon Haiyan women survivors of Tacloban for this very
worthy cause.   I ask that you consider
this proj...
Beginning today, until December 31, 2015, I will be collecting donations of knitting needles, crochet hooks, yarn, and pre-owned pattern books for the Typhoon Haiyan women survivors of Tacloban for this very worthy cause. I ask that you consider this project as worthwhile of your assistance.
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New Knitting Workshop - Knitting Basics
I am holding a one-night-only knitting basics workshop on October 6, 2015, Tuesday at the Kay Evens House at Croft Farm, 100 Bortons Mill Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. Fee: $15.00 per person.   Sign up for this workshop is only available through the Cherry H...
I am holding a one-night-only knitting basics workshop on October 6, 2015, Tuesday at the Kay Evens House at Croft Farm, 100 Bortons Mill Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. Fee: $15.00 per person. Sign up for this workshop is only available through the Cherry Hill Township Recreation Department.
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Inspiration Sunday
Hot Kitchen! by Vinoth Chandar via Flickr .  Shown here under CC By 2.0 . This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Hot Kitchen! by Vinoth Chandar via Flickr. Shown here under CC By 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Just because...
Once in a while, I get the question, "Why do you do all the stuff that you do?"  The most truthful answer is,  "Well, because I want to." I stumbled across this statement, one of my favorite people made today: It is for this very reason that I try, with eve...
Once in a while, I get the question, "Why do you do all the stuff that you do?" The most truthful answer is, "Well, because I want to." I stumbled across this statement, one of my favorite people made today: http://www.cometparty.com/2015/07/joyful-. It is for this very reason that I try, ...
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Inspiration Sunday
Time Passes By the Wise Old Oak, by Jason Jenkins via Flickr.  Shown here under CC BY-SA 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Time Passes By the Wise Old Oak, by Jason Jenkins via Flickr. Shown here under CC BY-SA 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Inspiration Sunday
 The Ferris Wheel, by Billy Wilson, via Flickr .  Shown here under CC BY-NC 2.0 This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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The Ferris Wheel, by Billy Wilson, via Flickr. Shown here under CC BY-NC 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Friday Free For All
Just a few random updates on what's going on. 1. I have two knitting classes opening this month.  Knitting Basics Workshop through the Cherry Hill Township Recreation Department.  Click here   to enroll. Seats are still available. The second is the fall Pro...
Just a few random updates on what's going on. 1. I have two knitting classes opening this month. Knitting Basics Workshop through the Cherry Hill Township Recreation Department. Click here to enroll. Seats are still available.
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Inspiration Sunday
  Go-Go Dancer @ Heat by Drew Ressler via Flickr . Shown here under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Go-Go Dancer @ Heat by Drew Ressler via Flickr. Shown here under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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  Turn Up The Heat by Neal Fowler via Flickr .  Shown here under CC BY-NC 2.0 . This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Turn Up The Heat by Neal Fowler via Flickr. Shown here under CC BY-NC 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Super Hump Day
It's a Wednesday, and it is right smack in the middle of the year.  July 1, 2015.   How did we get here so quickly? My writing friend (and cosmic twin), Lisen Minetti , touched on how far she's gotten through her Writing Resolution list.  This got me thinki...
It's a Wednesday, and it is right smack in the middle of the year. July 1, 2015. How did we get here so quickly? My writing friend (and cosmic twin), Lisen Minetti, touched on how far she's gotten through her Writing Resolution list. This got me thinking about mine, so I dropped by my first post ...
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Fatherhood by aclark71, via Flickr .  Shown here under CC By 2.0 This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Fatherhood by aclark71, via Flickr. Shown here under CC By 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section. I'll make sure to drop by and ...
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New Summer Project Class at The Treehouse Coffee Shop
I am happy to inform you that I am offering a new knitting Project Class over the summer.   When: Tuesdays, from June 30 to August 4, 2015 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Where: The Treehouse Coffee Shop 120 W. Merchant Street, Audubon, NJ 08106 Cost: $70/person (for a...
This is a special group class designed for knitters of novice to intermediate skill levels focused on completing an appropriate level project of the student's choice. I will coach and assist you from cast on to bind off. By the end of the class, you will have a completed project to proudly show ...
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The Author-In-Training at Love and Joy
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Mieke (pronounced as “Mikey”) is a wife and mother of two kids that are growing up faster than she can imagine.  She writes novels and short stories for young adults and middle grade children.  Her short story, “The Walk” appears in the local anthology, Tall Tales and Short Stories from South Jersey.

She also cooks special Sunday dinners for family and friends, and makes warm, fuzzy things with sticks and hooks.

Follow her journey through writing and reading and the rest of her creative life on her blog, Love and Joy, at www.miekezmackay.com and on Twitter as @MZMackay.

Home grown Filipino, living in the 'burbs of South Jersey!

Member, SCBWI.

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Cherry Hill, NJ
Previously
Manila - Hong Kong
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