High Five for Friday… and happy Halloween! I’m sharing the highlights of my week… five to be exact! I love the idea of focusing on five little things that made me happy… definitely a fun way to recap the week and stay grateful. 1 – Pumpkin Fest. Pumpkins galore at the Pumpkin Fest in downtown… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
I’m super excited to join in on Freshly Pieced‘s Fair Isle Sew-Along! I love the pattern but it’s a bit intimidating and bigger than what I usually make… which is why I jumped at the chance to make it along with lots of others for tips and motivation. Each week will tackle one row of… Continue reading Fair Isle Sew-Along: Week One
Another week of What I Wore Wednesday! What I Wore Wednesday is my motivation for wearing the clothes I own, finding new ways to mix and match outfits, and not wearing the same three things all the time! I kept a fashion diary for the entire year of 2012, in 2013 I added a bit… Continue reading WIWW: October 19-25, 2014
It’s Halloween Week! Here are a couple Halloweeny crafts from the past couple years… all super quick & easy! … Cursive Skeletons I found this idea in an old Mailbox magazine from my teaching days, and it stuck in my head. These guys didn’t make the move but I’m sure I’ll be revisiting the idea… Continue reading Easy Halloween Craft Roundup
Another Lost Reading Log today… the cats are taking a day off! I’ve been keeping a Reading Log since late 2008. And when I started trying to organize all those Reading Logs in the blog archives, I realized I was pretty inconsistent about sharing them. There are entire months unpublished, although (I promise!) I was… Continue reading The Lost Reading Logs: March-May 2011
High Five for Friday! I’m sharing the highlights of my week… five to be exact! I love the idea of focusing on five little things that made me happy… definitely a fun way to recap the week and and stay grateful. 1 – Pumpkin Patch. Stopped by the side of the road to pick up… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
You know what I miss? Book chat! So here are a couple short lists. There are a lot of books out there, and never enough time to read them all. Right now I want to read: Lena Dunham’s new book. I always like a controversial feminist, and after reading a few of Lena Dunham’s pieces… Continue reading Short Lists: Want to Read vs. Should Read
Another week of What I Wore Wednesday! What I Wore Wednesday is my motivation for wearing the clothes I own, finding new ways to mix and match outfits, and not wearing the same three things all the time! I kept a fashion diary for the entire year of 2012, in 2013 I added a… Continue reading WIWW: October 12-18, 2014
I wouldn’t normally blog about a ten-minute stop by a pumpkin patch on the side of the road… but this one happens to come with a background story. We didn’t know anything about the pumpkin patch at all, other than that we noticed it pop up in the last week or so and drove by… Continue reading Franklin City Sights: Pumpkin Patch
Tali has been hubby’s new nap buddy lately, and it’s pretty cute. One of my favorite lazy weekend activities is I listening to podcasts while I cross stitch, and hubby usually takes naps. Cora is usually found right behind my head. Tali usually perches on the couch, but lately she’s been cuddling closer and closer.… Continue reading Meow Monday: Nap Attack