Amelia is following in my footsteps and meowing in her first cat costume! Over the past month or so, I’ve picked up a few costume accessories from the Target dollar spot for dress-up play, but as soon as I brought the years-old cat ear headband and clip-on tail out of the “Fall decorations” box from… Continue reading Happy Halloween!
Happy Tuesday! Since Halloween is tomorrow, I’m rearranging things a tad and sharing another weekly update on my current works in progress a day early. Into the Jungle Cross Stitch Since I’m actually caught up on the jungle animals (at least until Thursday!), I’ve been working on the top border. I love stitching words, so… Continue reading WIP Tuesday
I don’t go all out with the decorating for holidays, but I love an easy craft… and with just a couple days left until Halloween, most of these can be done with stuff you have around the house and plenty of time to spare! I scoured my archives to round up some past Halloweeny crafts… Continue reading Easy Halloween Craft Roundup
Happy Friday! Every Friday I share five highlights from the week, big and small, both as a recap and a reminder to stay grateful. One last weekend with the grands In costume all day every day! VOTE Production Assistant for new needle minders coming to Lady Katie Stitchery soon!! Play dates
Happy Wednesday! Another weekly update on my current works in progress. Into the Jungle Cross Stitch I’m actually caught up on the animals for the first time this year, so I finally have the chance to start working on the borders. I’m starting up top and we’ll see how far I can get before the… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
The main cross stitch project I’m working on in 2018 is the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery’s Into the Jungle yearlong stitchalong (SAL) club. I got behind on the monthly releases, but over the summer I’ve finally caught up to the monthly releases of one new animal each month. The tenth animal is a pair of marvelous… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Macaws
Happy Friday! Every Friday I share Five highlights from the week as a reminder to stay grateful. 1. Gaga! I couldn’t have made it through this week without her. 2. You are my sunshine 3. Family time 4. Currently reading 5. So many birthday presents!
Happy Wednesday! Here’s another look at my works in progress. After the birthday festivities last week, my Mom stayed in town to help watch Amelia since I had to have a procedure done yesterday. Stitches are no fun but on the bright side: hanging out in bed is a rare treat and so is time… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
The main cross stitch project I’m working on in 2018 is the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery’s Into the Jungle yearlong stitchalong (SAL) club. I got behind on the monthly releases, but over the summer I’ve finally caught up to the monthly releases of one new animal each month. The ninth animal is a pair of beguiling… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Bats
Happy Friday! It’s been quite a week over here – the highs have been high and the lows have been low. But every Friday I try to share Five highlights from the week, and today I’m catching up with a double high Five. This week: 1. Two!! 2. Gaga and Pop brought the wooden kitchen… Continue reading High Five for Friday