Month: September 2014

You are Officially a Stay At Home Mom When…

I’m a stay-at-home-mom and have been for over 3 years.  However, for a while there I was just a mom who quit teaching because, where I live at least, daycare costs made my income laughable.  And so, I was home full time. It took me awhile–a couple of years–to really understand what it meant to …

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On This Season Of Motherhood

It was 10am, and already the day had been long.  We had been late to swimming lessons, all three kids had snot running down their faces, breakfast was still sitting on the table, my daughter had removed her diaper and peed all over the kitchen, the baby had yet to be put down for a …

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Lego Man Embroidery Hoop Art

Ready for an AWESOME felt project today?  Great!  Here is a fun Lego Man Embroidery Hoop Art that you can stitch up and complete in a matter of minutes. My son is OBSESSED with legos–and the Lego Movie.  So, I thought that this would be a fun addition to our playroom. Well, we live in …

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Fall Leaves Embroidery Hoop Art

Well, all of a sudden it’s fall here.  2 weeks ago we were sweating and miserable, and now I am dressing the kids in winter coats.  What happened?  I guess that’s just life in Minnesota. Although I am (admittedly) throwing myself a where-did-summer-go pity party I am trying to get excited about fall–and my favorite …

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Nativity Characters Counted Cross Stitch Pattern

So, a few days ago I posted a Halloween cross stitch pattern and I apologized about jumping ahead to that holiday.  Well, today I’m jumping even further ahead–to Christmas with this Nativity Character Counted Cross Stitch Pattern.  And, to be blunt, I am in love with this little project.  As my husband can attest I …

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Halloween Character Counted Cross Stitch Pattern

Well, it’s September, so that means Halloween, right?  According to the stores and pinterest that certainly seems to the case. And, although I hate that summer is suddenly over and we have moved onto all things fall, I am sharing a Halloween project today: Halloween Character Counted Cross Stitch Pattern.  I’m sharing it this early …

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