Its December which means all things Christmas in our house. Lots of Christmas music playing through the day, ornament painting, decorating and some snow showers. Growing up I always LOVED Christmas, it was the time of year we always had lots of family time (we have a HUGE family). So when we decided to have… Continue reading Christmas Time!
Never fails as we get our first decent snow our babies get sick, this time might have had something to do with taking them to church and getting immersed with some germs (but hey, that's what the immune system is for) but I digress. First my almost 11 month old start running a low grade… Continue reading Sick babies
It's been very productive over in my corner of the world. Usually when my hubby is on nights, there is lots of alone time when the littles go off to bed, which always means more crafting time for me. I've been working away on my beautiful ornaments for the Christmas exchange. The first ornament just… Continue reading One Ornament Down, One Blanket complete
My kids (like all kids) have their fair shares of temper tantrums. I'm talking big ole crocodile tears, screaming at the top of their lungs, throwing their bodies around with snot running down their face, kind of tantrums. Of course these are usually best performed in public, when mom is in a hurry. Today was… Continue reading Tantrums and ear hats
Most of the crafters I know have lots of unfinished projects, I am no different. Since I only craft during nap time and bedtime I tend to switch it up often depending on my mood or day. So without further ado here are my WIPs, I tried to include the links for the patterns. Currently… Continue reading Works in Progress
Life is messy. Every mom I know understands that. Some days are smooth sailing, while others you are praying for bedtime to arrive and for there to be no fight.When I was a brand new mom I thought that everything I had was to be given to my son. All my time, energy- EVERYTHING! I… Continue reading Peace Among the Chaos
I have been crocheting since I was twelve years old, mainly making blankets for baby showers or family members and almost always following a pattern. It wasn't until pinterest came around that I discovered Gegecrochet's beautiful Mario blanket that she made for her husband. By a momentary lapse in judgement I showed my sweet husband… Continue reading The Journey Begins