It has definitely been a while since I have had the motivation to update the blog. I struggle with postpartum depression and with our large move back to the states, I did not find a primary care doctor to continue with my antidepressant very quickly. I told myself I would be fine and weaned myself… Continue reading I’m here
My oldest kiddo, soon to be 5 years, has always loved playing with her baby dolls and lately has wanted all the accessories for them. We're talking cradle, stroller, shopping cart, car seat, all of it. Well like most parents we aren't made of money so of course I turn to my crafty side to… Continue reading Kids Baby Carrier
I had been wanting to play around with Red Heart scrubby yarn for ages and a few weeks ago I went to town making swiffer pads with it! The scrubby yarn is also fantastic for, as the name suggests, scrubbies haha, and also dish cloths / body cloths for the shower. I am just all around a… Continue reading C2C Swiffer Pad
I think I was in denial for a while about having to pick up our life and move again, but here we are! Nothing quite like 5 burly Italian guys and a big moving truck arriving to throw me into reality! This move is exciting and depressing all at once. We have met some absolutely… Continue reading Pack-out Day!
I have discovered a love for puff stitches. The texture and the way variegated yarns look with them just draws me in. Like fluffy, colorful clouds that I can create all by myself! Which brings me to the bead stitch. It is a lot simpler than it looks! Basically a puff stitch wrapped around a… Continue reading The Bead Stitch
It has been a little over a month since I've been able to take the time to put together thoughts for a blog post! I have not forgotten about my fledgling blog, but things got a bit more busy than normal around here after announcing the Disaster Relief Auction. We also took our 4 day weekend out… Continue reading Auction Update
It's basically fall now, right?! While I am not fully on board the 'everything pumpkin spice' train, pumpkin pie is one of my absolute favorites! So why not combine that with my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe?! Exactly, no good reason not to 😉 These cookies come out soft, with a fluffy interior. Almost like little cookie… Continue reading Pumpkin Pie Chocolate Chip Cookies
I have developed this habit of buying pillow forms every time we make a trip to IKEA. What can I say, I love throw pillows! Few things are better than snuggling up on a comfy couch surround by squishy softness. So after learning about the Linked Double Crochet stitch it hit me that it would be perfect… Continue reading Rosey Days Pillow Sham
Well this blog is taking me a while to get off the ground! This is my newest baby so to speak. I have three others that require my attention 24/7 so this one definitely gets pushed onto the back burner quite often. I also struggle with reminding myself that even though there are about… Continue reading Welcome!