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AKA Christine AKA Chicky Babe, one of the original “Chicks”. I live in New Hampshire with my parents, and at one time my Nana (maternal grandmother), who has since passed away. I’m currently in my 50′s, my birthday is in July. I’ve been beading since 2007. I’m the oldest of 4, I have 2 sisters (PA and ME) and 1 brother (NH), 4 nephews (2 in PA, 1 in NH, 1 in Montana at college) and 1 niece (ME). I’m an ex-RN currently working in retail to keep myself in … you’ve guessed it … BEADS!

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  • CAS commented on the Design “Orphan bead makeover”   1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Absolutely utterly brilliant Robin!!! They are gorgeous. You could make little themed hors d’oeuvres sets (like the two ones that look like Christmas candy and red tree) – they would sell like hot cakes.

  • CAS commented on the Design “Mod Squad”   4 months, 1 week ago

    Very ooohhhh … aaahhhh … retro! Love it all.

  • CAS commented on the Design “Cactus Blossom Necklace”   7 months, 3 weeks ago

    I love your model! Splendid way to display a lovely piece.

  • CAS commented on the Design “Iridescent Beetle Bracelet”   9 months ago

    I used to make Halloween costumes for my nephews, and one year they wanted to be bugs – “a Glorious Beetle Aunt Chris!” A Glorious Beetle is all iridescent metallic green and black, and I made him a costume like that. Your bracelet really reminds me of that costume … GLORIOUS!

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  • EPBCornell
    On July 24, 2018 EPBCornell said:

    Congrats on the new job! Glad you’re loving it and hope the flame stays burning and you don’t burn out! And hope they are understanding of your duty to be away for a day each month for civic responsibilities for the next 6 months. I’m proud of anyone to be judged as so levelheaded, fair & unbiased as to serve on a grand jury. Good on you.

  • Chicky Red-haired Grammy
    On July 1, 2017 Chicky Red-haired Grammy said:

    Good morning, Christine! Thank you for the hugs, which are greatly appreciated! Happy upcoming birthday!

  • Chicky Red-haired Grammy
    On November 30, 2016 Chicky Red-haired Grammy said:

    Christine, Thank you for making touch. Early in November I spent a 2-week sabbatical with dear, long-term friends whom we have known for 50 years. It was great! No decisions, no cooking, no talking if I did not want to … I took many beading projects with me and completed only two.
    So it goes. We shall be in CT with our son and his family for Christmas and that will be difficult. Sarah’s daughter still lives there with her father. As Sarge used to say about Beetle Bailey, ”@±*&>?!”
    Take care and be well.
    Mxo

  • dolllady aka Pam
    On September 23, 2016 dolllady aka Pam said:

    Christine, thank you for your friendship request! Of course, I accepted. I’d just come back from a bead show in town. I spent some money for things I haven’t found at LB. Saw a lot of gorgeous Labradorite at exorbitant prices with 20 to 30 % off and still higher than LB. Needless to say, I didn’t buy any. Found some gorgeous Picture jasper beads for $1 a strand.

  • Chicky Red-haired Grammy
    On June 2, 2016 Chicky Red-haired Grammy said:

    Christine, thank you for checking in … days are getting a little better … my focus is still problematic so I play beads instead of cleaning the house; reading is okay, although once in awhile I need to re-read a page. And so it goes …
    Take care,
    Merilee

  • Chicky Red-haired Grammy
    On May 3, 2016 Chicky Red-haired Grammy said:

    Christine, thank you for your kind words you posted on my wire. The days are perfectly dreadful … they do pass. One day I shall begin wearing bright colors once again.
    Be well and take care,
    Merilee

  • CAS
    On March 24, 2013 CAS said:

    My dear Chickies, my beloved Nana (maternal Grandmother) passed away here at home on Saturday, March 16th, 2013 after a brief hospital stay. She was surrounded by her family, and her death was a peaceful one. Please, if you would, include her in your thoughts and prayers.


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