Happy Friday! Every Friday I share five moments from the week, big or small, as a reminder to stay grateful. 1. Portrait mode AKA phone upgrade 2. WIP 3. New Usborne books for our unexpected “weather” day 4. Amelia singing along to “How Far I’ll Go” at the top of her lungs during car rides… Continue reading High Five for Friday
Happy Wednesday! Here’s another weekly update on my current works in progress. QAYG Cathedral Windows Quilt That’s right, a quilt! At the January meeting with the Music City MQG, we all brought our UFO (UnFinished Object) quilts and pledged to finish them before the November meeting. Going through my bin of WIPs was just the… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
I used to dedicate an entire post to the past year of reading, with statistics and graphs and comparisons to previous years of reading… and even though I let that tradition go, I still feel the need to do something with all the data (and photos!) from my year of tracking my daily reading. But… Continue reading Reading Life: 2018, Including December
Happy Friday! Every Friday I share Five highlights from the week, big and small, as a reminder to stay grateful. 1. Play dates 2. Music City MQG 3. When in doubt: sensory bin 4. Lunch alone 5. Currently reading
Normally I would reserve a separate post for each finish, especially because they’re few and far between, but in an effort to clear my backlog of drafts (and a reminder to Let Go the obligation so blogging doesn’t feel like a chore), I’m sharing three recent finishes in one go! Let’s start from smallest to… Continue reading A Trio of Finishes
Happy Wednesday! Here’s another weekly update on my current works in progress. Into the Jungle Cross Stitch All twelve animals are stitched up, just the border to go until this project is all wrapped up! … That’s all for now!
The main cross stitch project I worked on in 2018 was the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery’s Into the Jungle yearlong stitchalong (SAL) club. I finished up the last animal in the first few weeks of 2019, but I’m still not quite done… just the bottom border to go, and then my year in the jungle will… Continue reading Into the Jungle Cross Stitch: Leopard