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Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Crocodile

Oops, I did it again… I joined another yearlong stichalong (SAL) club! I’m slowly catching up to the new releases, and I’ll always remember this year as the summer I stitched all the jungle animals! The fifth animal released was a charming crocodile! This cutie was quick & fun to stitch up, and I’m moving… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Crocodile

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Franklin City Sights: Williamson County Fair

It’s our third year going to the Williamson County fair, just five minutes down the road from our house. I love this tradition and I think Amelia does too! Last year she loved the people watching and music, and this year she was all about the animals. In three years of going to the fair,… Continue reading Franklin City Sights: Williamson County Fair

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High Five for Friday

Happy Friday! Every Friday I share Five highlights from the week, big or small, in as few words as possible. We had another fun week full of summertime memories, so picking highlights was a breeze. 1. County fair 2. Storytime at the fancy library 3. Tuesday night movies! 4. Practicing for preschool 5. Best summer… Continue reading High Five for Friday

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2018 Reading Challenge: Q2 Update

“Ah, how good it is to be among people who are reading.” -Rainer Maria Rilke I loved the motivation of a Reading Challenge last year, so I’m joining Modern Mrs. Darcy again in 2018. It’s not too late to join in… and you can still track your reading with MMD’s free printable kit if you’re… Continue reading 2018 Reading Challenge: Q2 Update

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WIP Wednesday

Another weekly update on my current works in progress! Into the Jungle Cross Stitch Still stitching the crocodile, but he seems to be stitching up a little more quickly than the tiger, so I should be moving onto the next jungle animal soon. I am enjoying this project, but I’ll be glad to catch up… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

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Reading Life: July 2018

I expected this summer to be full of lazy days watching my toddler wander from play dates at the park to the pool, but it has been unexpectedly busy; July especially! Between travel and medical procedures and house repairs, I haven’t been on a “normal” schedule for a while, but fortunately, the change in routine… Continue reading Reading Life: July 2018