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Art. Faith. Love. has moved!

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I’m still alive!

It’s been a while, so I thought I’d check in. I got a little paralyzed going into “thing” number thirty. I wanted to go out with a bang and do something big and awesome. But it turned into a lot of overthinking and no actual doing. So, a week later, I snapped out of it and went with a project that is relatively easy but very fun and pretty.  I’ll post about it tomorrow when I can take some pics in natural light. In the meantime, a funny story…

I’ve become a little obsessed with those discount coupons for the big craft stores during this challenge.  I’ve had to buy a lot of supplies!  Anyway, I had one of the rare 50-percent-off coupons for JoAnne Fabrics & Crafts last weekend.  I didn’t need to make any big purchases but ended up with a one-inch circle punch, a really cute photo box, and some googley eyes.  The photo box was on sale, so at $10, the punch was my most expensive item and the one I expected to be discounted.  Except I realized later when examining the receipt that the punch was on sale, too!  So, I ended up getting half-off the only nonsale item I purchased: the 49-cent googley eyes.  Ugh.  In the end, I got a great price on everything, but I can’t believe I wasted my coupon on 24.5 cents!!!

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