Author Archives: Tatiana

My Story, Part 4

So, this is Part 4 of my story. I wanted to go ahead and jump right into it, since Part 3 was so Grimm. If you haven’t read the previous posts, which were the hardest ones for me to share, you … Continue reading

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My Story, Part 3

This is part 3 of my story, but if you would like to start at the beginning, here is Part 1 http://blog.craftycutie.com/my-story/the-beginning-of-my-story/ & Part 2 http://blog.craftycutie.com/thoughts/my-story-part-2/ So, where was I? Oh yes, by this point in my story, I am … Continue reading

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My Story, Part 2

If you have experienced trauma in your life, and you are still alive, congratulations! Your strength amazes me and fills me with hope for the future. You are a warrior. You defeat demons on a daily basis and for that … Continue reading

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Where My Story Begins

Childhood. Well, judging from the pictures I’ve seen, I’d say life looked pretty good from birth until about age 12. Then I remember reaching that good ole number 13. You know, the one associated with being unlucky, as well as … Continue reading

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Moving Forward, Finally!

Moving forward requires trusting yourself enough to EMBRACE CHANGE. It can only be achieved through the dynamic duality of letting go and holding on. Today I feel ready to MOVE FORWARD. I am ready to turn my face towards the … Continue reading

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Handmade Holiday Blog Hop

Welcome to the final day of the 4th Annual Handmade Holidays Blog Hop! We hope you enjoyed the projects from the last 2 days! A few years ago we were looking online for handmade gift ideas and thought it would … Continue reading

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Finding Freedom

Dear friends,{this includes friends I know personally, in real life, along with those of you I get glimpses of while cruising through Facebook on my way back to Reality.} I am “special.” You know, that politically correct term for people … Continue reading

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DIY Parks and Rec inspired notebook

Welcome to the Parks and Recreation EPIC Blog Hop! I’ve joined together with 8 other bloggers to create and share crafts inspired by the NBC show, Parks and Recreation, starring Amy Poehler. This fall the show enters it final season! … Continue reading

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IF you DO, you will BE-Ice Resin and Faber Castell bog hop

I am very excited to share with you this book cover I was inspired to create thanks to ICE Resin and Faber Castell. These 2 amazing companies carry some of my favorite products and I am just thrilled to be … Continue reading

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ICE Resin, Stampendous and Imagine Crafts blog hop

Welcome to day 1 of the Stampendous Stamps, ICE Resin® and Imagine Crafts®/Tsukineko® blog hop! I am so excited to be a part of this amazing creative collaboration. I had so much fun working with this incredible combination of products. The inspiration for this piece … Continue reading

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