How to Care for Your Cutting Mat

How to Care for Your Cutting Mat

Let me let you in on a little secret.  I am a creature of habit—I schedule my physical around my birthday every year, I shop for underwear around the 4th of July each year, and I clean my sewing tools during National Sewing Month.  Last year I shared how to thoroughly clean your sewing machine.  Keeping your sewing machine clean is important as it is a major tool but so are our self-healing cutting mats.  Do you know how to care for them?

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The Chinese Temple and Charlie's Chop Suey

The Chinese Temple and Charlie's Chop Suey

A very good friend of mine moved about an hour’s drive north to another small, Northern California town, Oroville.  She was worried about being lonely but I promised to visit.  I assured her we would have great fun getting to know her new area together.  Oroville, although small, has lots of interesting things to do.  Our first outing was to the Chinese temple.  Who knew such a little gem existed!

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