Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress! Happy Birthday Cross Stitch I have quite a few new patterns I’d like to work on, but I can only do one at a time! So after I finished a couple projects over the weekend (the Paint Chip Challenge banner and the Sandy Orton Summer Sampler),… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
After the Paint Chip Challenge show & tell on Saturday, we were lucky to have Alexia Abegg share a trunk show of her fabric designs and patterns for Cotton + Steel and Green Bee Designs, plus a workshop to learn how to construct the center block of her Marcella Medallion quilt (& those infamous Y-seams!).… Continue reading Marcelle Medallion Workshop with Alexia Abegg
Today I get to share my finish for the Music City MQG’s Paint Chip Challenge! The goal was to work outside our color comfort zones by using two randomly chosen colors. It was a challenge for sure, but a fun one! Ta da! But first, a recap. The rules: You must use your two chip… Continue reading Paint Chip Challenge: Finished!
Happy Friday! Every Friday I share five highlights, big and small, as a way to recap the week and stay grateful. 1 – Eleven Months. It’s hard to believe we’e only one month away from Amelia’s first birthday! We had a cozy week at home, unfortunately because Amelia had to recover from her first cold. … Continue reading High Five for Friday
Sometimes it really is the simplest, easiest fixes that make the biggest difference. Here are three little life hacks that are saving my sanity right now! You can thank my parents for inspiring these hacks – they were all completed during their visit a couple weeks ago. Add it to the mile-long list of things… Continue reading 3 Super Simple Life Hacks
Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress! Sandy Orton Summer Sampler I finished the sunflower! I’m going to finish up the little mason jar underneath, but it seems like I’m coming to a natural stopping point for the summer. I can’t believe the season is almost over and it’s almost time to start… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
Amelia is 11 months old! We are speeding toward the end of the first year, and the old saying is so true: the days are long but the years are short. Another month has flown by, and Amelia is learning new tricks at lightning speed. I’m so glad I’ve kept up with these monthly check-ins… Continue reading Eleven Months with Amelia