First finish of 2017 is in the books! The second clue of the Merry and Bright cross stitch pattern is complete, a wee bit late for the holidays, but it’s done! This was a fun project to work on during the season spanning from Thanksgiving to the New Year, even if a brand new baby… Continue reading Merry and Bright Cross Stitch
Happy Friday! Every Friday I share five highlights of my week – both as a recap and a reminder to stay grateful. This week was a quiet one at home, so I’m focusing on the little moments that brighten my daily life with Amelia. 1 – Finish. I made this hoop last summer before I… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
Looking back at my finishes from 2016 reminded me of this wee hoop from last summer just waiting for the final touches. I can’t remember what baby names were on our finalist list by that time, but we went to the hospital with Amelia at the top and it stuck! I don’t think I ever… Continue reading Spring Ring Hoop
Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Merry and Bright Cross Stitch I’m getting close to the end! In fact, if I can scramble to find a few more minutes today or tomorrow, I might be able to finish. This project is super cute but as January wears on, I’m getting tired of… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
2016 was a year unlike any other. Sometimes it felt overwhelmingly sad with all the news, deaths, and election upheaval, but it was also the year that brought Amelia to our family, so it wasn’t all bad. I felt off-kilter for most of the year as I navigated the highs and lows of pregnancy, birth,… Continue reading Made in 2016
Happy Friday! As usual, I’m sharing the highlights of my week… five to be exact. Focusing on five little things that made me happy is my way of recapping the week and a reminder to stay grateful. 1 – 3 months. We’ve made it to three months and we’re all still alive! Hitting milestones makes me… Continue reading High Five for Friday!
Amelia is 3 months old! I keep a journal to write monthly letters to Amelia, and of course I need to dump some photos and memories here as well. The first two months’ posts were a bit jumbled – I blame it (and everything else for that matter) on sleep deprivation – but in the… Continue reading Three Months with Amelia