I’m sharing the highlights of my week… five to be exact! Focusing on five little things that made me happy is my way of recapping the week and a reminder to stay grateful. 1 – Homeownership. With the recent warm weather I’ve been feeling a surge of appreciation for all the “firsts” of being a homeowner.… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
This is my third year to work on a year-long cross stitch project, and the second year to play along with the mystery stitch-along month by month. Stitching Once Upon a Time in 2014 and Woodland Creatures in 2015 was so much fun – it’s addictive! In 2016 I’m joining the Pumpkins on an adventure around… Continue reading The Pumpkin Passport Cross Stitch: April
Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Spring Ring Cross Stitch My main cross stitch project I’m working on this year is the Pumpkin Passport mystery sampler, but after finishing up April’s block (pics tomorrow!) I couldn’t resist starting a mini project. I’ve had this wee 4″ hoop for a while and it… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
Thanks again for all the love and support for the big news I shared last week. We’re so excited to meet our baby girl in October! My brother was sweet enough to take the pics while we were all at the beach a couple weeks ago. We didn’t know the gender at the time, so… Continue reading Behind the Scenes
The new doors are by far the biggest news in the cats’ world these days (just wait until October… they are in for a rude awakening, ha!) and both Cora and Tali have had their share of adventures so far. Tali has finally started using the cat doors, but only if we refuse to help… Continue reading Meow Monday: Outdoor Update
I’m sharing the highlights of my week… five to be exact! Focusing on five little things that made me happy is my way of recapping the week and a reminder to stay grateful. 1 – Big Flipping News. Of course the biggest news is the secret I’ve been keeping the last few months! We’ve been… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
We’re flipping out… baby girl coming in October 2016 🙂 Photography courtesy of my awesome brother… and soon to be Uncle! I can’t resist sharing a pic of the grandparents too 🙂
Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress… I’m slowly climbing out of my crafty rut and actually have a couple to share this week 🙂 The Pumpkin Passport Cross Stitch In April we’re visiting snowy Switzerland and adding another character to the journey. I love this scene, and after a couple busy weekends I… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
I’ve been running low on sewing mojo the past few months. I want to make 3-4 quilts for friends expecting first babies this year, and I’ve been totally stumped. But lately the ideas started to flow again, so of course I turned to Pinterest to look for a starting point. A million pins later, I… Continue reading Pinterest Inspiration: Baby Quilts
Who let the cats out? I did! Cora has been using the cat door from the dining room to the screened porch regularly for a couple weeks now, and Tali is slowly but surely accepting the concept. One day Tali will get it… hopefully… it’s just going a bit slower than we hoped. We wanted… Continue reading Meow Monday: Who Let the Cats Out?