I have always hated the expression “the terrible twos.” Why must people say that? I think something is only as terrible as you perceive it to be. In February, Liam turned two and now anytime he shows any signs of being out of sorts or doing something that is not ideal to an adult, I … More update: life with a two year old
Throughout my adult life, I’ve had three reoccurring vivid dreams every month or so. The first one is that I am back in college and I signed up for a class without knowing so I never went to it and the teacher failed me. The second one is that I am back waiting tables and … More somethings gotta give
Looking back on my first pregnancy, I realized that I really never wore many maternity dresses. I spent most of the summer and fall in flowy dresses and shorts that I pretended actually fit me when clearly they didn’t but it was 95 degrees and I didn’t care. And then by winter I wore your … More my favorite not-maternity “maternity” dress
Once in awhile two ideas come together to create something spectacular. Okay “spectacular” might be a little bit overkill but I was pretty excited. I finally had the perfect Halloween costume idea AND the perfect sewing pattern to make it! I have had the sewing pattern for the Lonetree jacket in my stash ever since … More a very scary DIY halloween
Well hello! Long time, no blog. October 1st seemed like a good time to finally get my act together and share our trip from last June. 😬 It’s taken me so long to gather my thoughts, upload all of our photos and videos, and… well… get over a very long first trimester full of morning … More eight days in Banff Canada
I am asked about once a week what new things have I sewed. And even more recently I was asked “do you not sew anymore?” And the truth is I am always sewing! Well… not exactly. I am always in my head sewing. Or at least creating ideas of things I want to sew, projects … More a baby blue party dress
Instead of attempting to create a witty title or intro to this blog post, I will instead just happily explain the reason my blog has been really silent lately: we are having another baby! And as opposed to Liam’s pregnancy that left me shouting to the universe “being pregnant is easy!” this pregnancy has me … More we’re having another baby!