Craft Chat

WIP Wednesday

Another Wednesday, another look at my current works in progress. Happy Birthday cross stitch Still stitching but working on borders is slow going. Getting close though! … Rainbow Jelly quilt This quilt has been so much fun to work on: easy sewing, yummy colors, and coming together quickly. The blocks are done, the top is… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

Chit Chat

Eleven Months with Jon

Jon is eleven months old! Per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates. Eleven Months Old Likes: exploring and studying how something works, following Amelia around, eating everything in sight, occasionally sitting still long enough to read a book (Peek-a-Who? by Nina Laden is his favorite) Dislikes: bumping his head (a million times a… Continue reading Eleven Months with Jon

Chit Chat

High Five for Friday

What a week! In honor of the Black Lives Matter movement, I’ve been keeping my eyes, ears and heart open by listening, supporting, donating and reading. Today I’m sharing 5 books that have helped open my mind and 5 books that are coming my way to read next.   Sing, Unburied, Sing, by Jesmyn Ward Between… Continue reading High Five for Friday

Book Chat

Reading Life: May 2020

The world feels as if it’s on fire, but we’re still trucking along over here. May was another month of social distancing/isolating, and another month of solid reading. I got a little burned out on contemporary fiction, but finished the month with one of the best books I’ve read all year! This year I’m continuing… Continue reading Reading Life: May 2020