Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Citrus Biscornu Cross Stitch I put down the Sweet as Pie cross stitch until the next clue is released in June and went back to the Citrus Biscornu. After working on the 11″ Q-snap, my regular 8″ feels so small! My goal is to finish the… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
I thought I was taking a break from yearlong cross stitch projects, but those sneaky Frosted Pumpkins caught me at a weak moment by debuting a new mystery SAL during my birthday month… and the thought of chronicling my 30th year with adorable kawaii pies was too cute to resist! So here I am again… Continue reading Sweet as Pie Cross Stitch: May 2017
As you know, sleep training has taken up a large portion of my brain this month, and I have so many thoughts about Ferber’s book (AKA the Sleep Training Bible) that it deserves it’s own post. Let’s dive into some Monday morning book chat! Solve Your Child’s Sleep Problems, by Richard Ferber, MD “Priceless advice… Continue reading Book Chat: Solve Your Child’s Sleep Problems
Happy Friday! Once again, High Five for Friday features five highlights of the week, my way of focusing on the little things that remind me to stay grateful. 1 – 30. I had such a great birthday thanks to a visit from my Mom and bro, plus a huge slice of cheesecake when… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
It’s official: after two full weeks of sleeping 9-10 hours through the night, I think it’s safe to say it’s not a fluke… sleep training worked for us! While I was frantically Googling “first night of sleep training” for reassurance, I wanted to find a blog post somewhere out there that shared the nitty gritty… Continue reading Sleep Training Success
Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Sweet as Pie Cross Stitch I haven’t had much stitching time in the past week so I don’t have much to show this week. The chocolate cream pie is coming together and it’s so cute! I should be able to finish it up soon, and… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
Baby beluga in the deep blue sea Swim so wild and you swim so free Heaven above and the sea below And a little white whale on the go Baby beluga, baby beluga Is the water warm Is your mama home with you, so happy Way down yonder where the dolphins play Where you dive… Continue reading Baby Beluga in the Deep Blue Sea
Ha! I wish I was capable of deep thoughts these days but that’s not the “season of life” I’m currently enjoying. Today I turn 30 and I’m grateful to be exactly where I am, entering a new decade with the people I love, even if it means my brain is full of poopy diapers and… Continue reading 30 Deep Thoughts on Turning 30
Happy Friday! Once again, High Five for Friday features five highlights of the week, my way of focusing on the little things that remind me to stay grateful. 1 – Mother’s Day. My first Mother’s Day with Amelia was pretty special. I’m thankful for all the mothers in my life! 2 – Birthday Weekend.… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
I rearranged my sewing room so my quilty friend could come over for a Sew Day this week. It was a blast to have someone to chat and sew with, and a great incentive to (1) organize the sewing room (and my WIPs!) and (2) actually sew! Too often I choose to do mundane housework… Continue reading Sew Day