Chit Chat

Four Months with Jon

Jon is four months old! As per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates. Four Months Old Likes: cooing (loudly!), observing life from the carrier sling, smiling all the time, teething toys, watching Big Sister, FaceTime with Gaga (and sticking his tongue out at her!) Dislikes: being hangry, being in the car seat If… Continue reading Four Months with Jon

Book Chat

Reading Life: October 2019

So this may be a new low… only one book read this month?! October felt like a marathon from beginning to end, from Amelia’s 3rd birthday to fall festivities, with two visits from family and a couple weeks of congestion thrown in for good measure. Side tangent: does anyone else feel like Autumn is the… Continue reading Reading Life: October 2019

Chit Chat

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween 2019! I’m happy to keep the bar low this year: Amelia doesn’t want to wear a costume? Good thing it’s rainy today and she loves her ladybug rain jacket. A friend gave me a Where the Wild Things Are onesie but we don’t have a copy of the book? Print out the book cover and… Continue reading Happy Halloween!

Craft Chat

WIP Wednesday

Happy Wednesday! Another peek at my current works in progress. Oh Christmas Tree cross stitch Still stitching away! The bottom right quadrant is done, and now onto the left. I say it every week, but I’m still surprised how quickly this one is going; all the little details are so much fun. Now that my… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

Craft Chat · Lady Katie Stitchery

Lady Katie Stitchery is Open for Business!

Lady Katie Stitchery is back! I took a hiatus from my Etsy shop after Jon was born, but now that the holiday season is upon us, I’m open for business again. I love to make cute accessories for hand stitchers; after making them for myself, I just couldn’t stop! Right now I have magnetic needle minders… Continue reading Lady Katie Stitchery is Open for Business!