Author Archives: ginnyscraftbasket

Just a quick note to say I’m moving

Well, no not physically moving.   I am just moving this blog over to WordPress.net   I have  actually been working on the site for a while.    I will be opening a shop there.   While I was doing the craft and … Continue reading

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Rainy Friday

So what does one do when a tropical storm is coming for a short visit to bring a bunch of rain and wind?  Well, one does not go to the beach to see how high the waves are nor do … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day!

This year will be very different than years past for sure but I hope you have a safe and happy 4th of July.   I spent a little time working on this flag wallhanging that has been sitting in my “kits” … Continue reading

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Summer has arrived!

And along with that, our first trip to the beach. We headed down there early and it was wonderful to sit there and listen to the sound of the waves breaking on the shore and breath in the scent of … Continue reading

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Is Summer Really Almost Here?

So here we are at Memorial Day weekend.  Does it feel like it to you?  With the rhythm of the weeks and months being so different this year, it is hard to believe we are at the end of May.  … Continue reading

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Projects- Past and Present

Week what of Quarantine are we in?   I’m not sure.   And what season it?  Spring right? Well I think Mother Nature is a bit confused about what day/month it is too.  We had snow here today.  Now, you all know … Continue reading

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Day #150 of Stay at Home

OK, so it isn’t 150 days but it sure does seem like it.   And our governor has extended our PAUSE, as it is called here in NY, to May 15.   And, not unexpectedly, the Air Show scheduled for Memorial Day … Continue reading

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What day is it today?

I find myself asking that question each morning.   Everyday seems a lot like the day before, and the day before,  on and on.    Sigh.   How are you all dealing with the sameness? When it is nice outside, we try … Continue reading

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Checking in

How are you all doing with this very weird time we are going through?   I’d love to say that I have been sewing up a storm but alas, I have had a hard time keeping motivated.  Not that I haven’t … Continue reading

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Social Distancing

The phrase of the month.    I was looking forward to going to see the movie Emma last week…… nope.   We also had plans to go to a local flower show and get some ideas for this seasons garden beds…….. … Continue reading

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