Book Chat

Reading Life: April 2018

Four months into 2018, it feels like my reading has slowed to a crawl. I’m still reading every day, but often it’s only for a couple moments between bites during breakfast, the last few moments of naptime, or for the the three minutes I can stay awake in bed at the end of the day.… Continue reading Reading Life: April 2018

Chit Chat

Mississippi Moments

Tis the season for graduations! Yesterday we returned from a quick weekend trip to Mississippi to celebrate two more graduates. We didn’t actually make it to either of the ceremonies (blame the toddler) but we managed to fit in lots of food, family, friends, not one but two baby-free outings (lunch AND a movie!), and… Continue reading Mississippi Moments

Craft Chat

Current Pincushion Situation

Moving my sewing stuff out of the guest room closet and into the master bedroom has been a game changer! Even more than moving the noise further away from the nursery, I think having natural light and cute storage has made the biggest difference. I was so afraid of clutter driving me crazy that I’m… Continue reading Current Pincushion Situation

Craft Chat

A Colorful, Creative Nursery

My baby may be 18 months old but I finally framed and hung the last of the art for her room… and I’m calling her nursery “done”! I’m not aiming for Pinterest-worthy perfection, but I’m so happy with her cheerful, colorful room that’s just right for reading, playing, and sleeping. I’m sure it will continue… Continue reading A Colorful, Creative Nursery