The main cross stitch project I worked on throughout 2018 was the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery’s Into the Jungle stitchalong (SAL) club… and now it’s finished! I really loved working on each of the 12 animals released each month, and it’s fun to add this one to the pile of patterns I’ve completed (although yet to… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Finish!
Happy Wednesday! Here’s a peek at my current works in progress. Winter Carriage Ride Cross Stitch I was so close to finishing this project way back in 2017… and then I got caught up in the Into the Jungle SAL and never finished it! So I’m picking up where I left off with the bottom… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
Every Wednesday I share a peek at my current works in progress! Into the Jungle Cross Stitch Slowly finishing up the bottom border, stitch by stitch! … QAYG Cathedral Window Quilt The blocks (or “pancakes”) are all done, and I’ve started to join the blocks into rows. So far I’ve only got 2 of 6… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
Happy Friday! Every Friday I share five highlights from the week, big and small, as a reminder to stay grateful. 1. Sharing the love bug! 2. Gaga & Pop 3. My galentine 4. Sock hop Scottie dog 5. Valentine party
Happy Valentine’s Day! I’m so excited to share the lovely news that we are adding a new valentine to our crew… and it’s a boy! We’re so, so happy to welcome a new lovebug to the family, due in July! While my parents were in town, they were gracious enough to take a few photos…… Continue reading Lots of Love!
It’s the week of love! Happy Valentine’s Day Eve 🙂 My parents visited over the weekend and Amelia loves nothing more than the undivided attention and fun games that they come up with – and I love nothing more than escaping for a date night! While the grandparents handled the dinner/bath/bedtime routine, we kicked off… Continue reading Love Week
Popping in a day early to share the progress on my currents WIPs! Into the Jungle Cross Stitch Slowly finishing up the bottom border, stitch by stitch! … That’s all for now!
Did you see that meme that went something like “January’s been a tough year, but we made it”? Nothing bad actually happened, but it just felt like such a longggg month around here, from post-holiday limbo to the reality of cold dreary days with plenty of rain (but no snow!) to keep us stuck inside.… Continue reading Reading Life: January 2019
Happy Friday! Every Friday I share five highlights from the week, big or small, as a reminder to stay grateful. 1. Uninterrupted conversation! 2. Sewing with friends 3. Long overdue massage 4. Nashville Library story time 5. Currently reading
Happy Wednesday! Another weekly update on my current works in progress. QAYG Cathedral Windows Quilt I finished all 36 of the “pancakes” at a guild open sew, so now I’m ready to join the blocks together into rows. This week and the next are shaping up to be pretty busy, so I’m not sure when… Continue reading WIP Wednesday