We love many things, but dance parties is pretty high on the list. My cousin, Leesha, is a beautiful dancer so we were the fourth wall while she warmed up for some Ballroom dancing.
I woke up this morning from a nightmare that my HB was leaving me and running away to France. This may be because we ate at a French restaurant the night before or maybe he has a secret life that I don’t know about and is dating a French girl and my dreams are trying to tell me something… Either way, at 4am I couldn’t fall back asleep. I laid there for two hours thinking about all the things I have left uncompleted until finally I got up at 6am.
How does this lead to caramel? How does it not!
If you’ve been following the story, then you will be excited to hear that I’m an Aunt!!! My Mum, brother and I decided to throw my sister a baby shower. Check out Part 1 and Part 2 if you haven’t yet.
The theme was owls and trees, two things that have been growing in popularity and are super cute. My sister loves pink, so Mum said “Pink, Pink, Pink!” I added some muted colors to help the pink pop.
My sister is having a baby so I made a knitting TO-DO list. If you’re into knitting, check out the free pattern for my Knitted Baby Bunting.
She wanted her baby shower and nursery to be owl themed. Since I make a ton of different baby veggie hats, I figured an owl hat wouldn’t be too complicated to make. And it would be adorable!
I’m an aunt!!! But something had to happen in order for that to be true…And lots of crafts too!
My sister called me one night to tell me she was having a baby. A baby! I immediately started planning my knitting TO-DO list.
I’m going to Iceland with the HB in about a week. I’m super excited. I’ve always wanted to see puffins, icebergs, black sand beaches and “landscapes that you only dream about” according to Rick Steves.Continue Reading
I’ve been on this kick of setting no alarms and trying to let my body tell me when to get up. I’ve found that I am 100% a morning person. Most people want to sleep in on the weekends. Me? On weekdays I have to drag myself out of bed. But on weekends, the earlierContinue Reading
Meet Barley the sheep. She is preparing for her journey to Iceland, where she will see so much beautiful land! She needs a break from her big city life and can’t wait to see green pastures.Continue Reading
Tara and I have been staying with my grandma for a few days now. Tara, my mom and I went treasure hunting, looked through pressed flowers for pin back buttons and other pieces of jewelry. Next on the list: sewing. I found a great pattern for making fold-able market bags from 1977.With a little bitContinue Reading
My ambitious friends in the band the Razor Blazer’s decided to try to get 500 original covers for their new album, which in turn meant their friends got an assignment: make covers. Continue Reading
If you haven’t read A Non-Work of Art, be sure to start there before reading ahead. After a year and a half in the making, I think I will call my painting complete. It’s funny the amount of changes my life has gone through since I started. I was just starting this blog and livingContinue Reading
It was the HB’s birthday and he wanted cake. I love to bake so he gets to request whatever dessert he wants for his birthday. This year, he wanted a Boston Creme Pie. As most of you know, a Boston Creme Pie is a basic yummy yellow cake with a vanilla pudding center and chocolateContinue Reading