Month: July 2014

On Having a 3rd

I am considering drafting a letter that I can have at the ready every time I head to the grocery store, park, lake, community center, you know, anywhere were there are other people. The letter would say something like this: Yes, they are all mine. Yes, I am busy. They are each about 18 months …

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Cross Stitch Bride and Groom #1

Hello and welcome back for some more cross stitching fun (at least I hope you are having fun)!  Today I am sharing with you my first cross stitch bride and groom.  Just like my family portraits, these are easy to plan, stitch–and turn out so cute.  This particular cross stitch bride and groom is my …

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Cross Stitch Family Portrait #2 {free pattern}

And, I’m back with another cross stitch family portrait!  There was a time when I used to post of this little blog EVERY DAY.  (Every day!) and now, I’m lucky if I get something up here once a week.  Oh well.  You might have guessed, but it is actually very difficult to type/stitch/edit/anything with a …

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Cross Stitch Family Portrait {free patterns}

Hello!  Life has been busy since we added our little Dominic just over a month ago.  However, I have to be honest, he is a good baby.  I’m pretty spoiled.  Although I might feel like I don’t have many moments when my hands are free, I have found a few stolen moments here and there …

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Our family of 5

It has been a summer full of blessings around here.  A little over a month ago we welcomed our third child, Dominic.  He is a sweet little boy, much loved by his older brother and sister.  He loves to nurse and snuggle on my shoulder.  He has wonderfully soft, kissable cheeks–with a cute little dimple …

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53 Tin Can Crafts

This post contains an affiliate link. Hello friends!  If you are has upcycle crazy as I am, then I have a killer roundup for you: 53 Tin Can Crafts.  Each of these tin can crafts is wonderful creative and puts an object we all have plenty of–tin cans–to good use.  Whether they are used to …

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Curious George Felt Embroidery Hoop

Around our house, we LOVE Curious George.  Love.  We own almost all of the books, the kids love the show, we’ve seen a few movies and we talk talk talk about George all the time.  For this reason I felt that it was very fitting to stitch up a little Curious George Felt Embroidery Hoop …

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