My yoga story (turned infomercial)

Last January, on a whim, I was looking for something to do. Started looking around online for a fitness class. Maybe taebo or dance.. I found a schedule for Om Yoga in downtown McMinnville.. okay, I’ll try that. Go. The class is just finishing as I get there. The time had been changed. Kerry, the owner and instructor, said she’ll stay and do another class with me. Okay! DSCN5681 Downward Dog

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New Butterfly Chair Cover

I have always thought I would like a butterfly chair. They are just too good for lounging. I found this one at a thrift store. The canvas cover on it was ripped in one corner. Obviously, Ace didn’t care. He drug it out of the closet several times to lounge. That probably helped it move to the top of my to-do list more quickly than it would have otherwise.


Recover. I used the canvas cover as a pattern. I have had this green upholstery material so long, that I’ve actually forgotten why I bought it. ! If I don’t remember, I probably don’t need to save it for whatever it was, right?

The green material coordinates very well with the first couch and loveseat that my husband and I bought when we got married. That set is dark green and located upstairs in the loft/TV room.

SIDE NOTE: Don’t you think the hippie chair goes very well with my shag rug? Well. I’m loving it whether you are or not. 🙂

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