Book Chat

We’re All Here Because We’re Here

Sometimes this blog is heavy on the craft chat, sometimes chit chat, and sometimes book chat. I consider it a lucky week when I get to go to not one but TWO book-related ventures, both at the War Memoirial pavilion near the Nashville Public Library.  I’m a big fan of John Green’s books, from The… Continue reading We’re All Here Because We’re Here

Craft Chat

Pumpkin Patch Birthday

My little pumpkin turned one last week, and before we get too far away from that day I wanted to share some memories of the day itself. Since we had a little party in Mississippi the weekend before, and we’ll have another little celebration with my parents later this week, the actual day was pretty… Continue reading Pumpkin Patch Birthday

Chit Chat

Nashville City Sights: Southern Festival of Books

The Southern Festival of Books is one of my favorite Nashville traditions! When we first moved here in 2014, I was super excited to find out about this festival and to see one of my favorite authors, Lev Grossman (again!), to get his latest book signed and hear behind-the-scenes tidbits on the making of the… Continue reading Nashville City Sights: Southern Festival of Books

Chit Chat

High Five for Friday

Every Friday I share Five highlights of my week, big and small. This week we celebrated Amelia’s first birthday, so most of my grateful moments focus on her! Happy Friday! 1 – 1 year. The shortest (& longest) year of all our lives! This little baby has changed so much in 12 months and it… Continue reading High Five for Friday

Craft Chat

Happy Birthday Cross Stitch Cube Finish

Double whammy today: not only a pattern finish but a finished object! I finished Amelia’s Happy Birthday cross stitch during naptime on her birthday yesterday, and finished the cube last night. I had to wait for daylight to take photos, and here it is! I loved the easy cube finish that I did for the… Continue reading Happy Birthday Cross Stitch Cube Finish

Chit Chat

Twelve Months with Amelia

Amelia is 12 months old… we made it to one year!! This year has been both the shortest and longest year of my life. I have so many conflicting emotions about reaching this milestone, but mostly I’m in awe of how much life has changed and how much I love this baby girl. She’s changed… Continue reading Twelve Months with Amelia