dear effie

Dear Effie, Last week was quite the crazy one, with vet appointments, lots of tears, and your knee surgery on friday. As you know very well, I was a ball of stress all week, taking you to the...

a good morning

Today was the perfect morning, and I was inspired to get out and take a walk. There was a slight chill to the air, so I put on a long sleeve shirt and got moving. After out for...

lately

What have I been up to lately? It seems like the past few weeks are going by crazy fast. Basically this whole month has been a blur. I’m working through my 100 day project that I mentioned recently....

100 days of embroidery

I am embarking on a pretty huge challenge. Maybe it’s not a crazy huge project, but it is a big commitment. I am going to be embroidering for 100 days. I am joining in on the 100 Day...

husband brag

I need to brag on my husband real quick. He’s been home for almost two weeks now and he has been a busy bee. He has been roasting coffee beans, built me a shoe rack, made a loaf...

lately

Happy Tuesday! Today is a good day for an update on what I’ve been doing lately. Wearing: I just broke out my sandals! The weather is finally warming up in Pittsburgh, and with the spring weather comes bare toes....

diy chalkboard art

The first thing I was so excited to do when we moved in was decorate the walls. I’ve accumulated lots of beautiful art from friends, and love getting pictures printed. I filled a gallery wall in our kitchen/eating...

details at home

We are all settled into our new home now. We are only renting still, but we both really love this place. It has bright rooms, it has space for me to sew. It is spacious but doesn’t feel...