Hat.Hat.Gloves.In progress another hat, finishing two sweaters (childsized) and some fun knitting for presents.
It's been a year since I first hit publish on "Great Girls Your Daughter Should Know" and I never expected the response I would get from it. In fact, it was compiled just as something to share between blogging friends without a thought that anyone else might think it was a worthwhile list.I'm so glad... Continue Reading →
The hardest part is not* the waiting* the pain* the blood draws* the crampingThe hardest part is not* the tears* the anger* the bitterness* the griefThe hardest part is not* the awkward conversations* the questions* the results* the important days no one else remembers or knows aboutThe hardest part is* knowing this could be it*... Continue Reading →
Haha! You thought I had forgotten! Actually the weather has been a bit crazy in these parts and it's kept us from our more regular library visits. When the temperatures are hovering in the single digits there are not too many excursions outside (and yes, I can hear my Canadian friends laughing at me through... Continue Reading →
I shared with you the Books I Read in 2013, so now I thought I'd share with you the books I'm hoping to read in 2014.So far I've hit the ground running with this years reading knocking outand and am currently working through , and For the rest of the year this is what I have... Continue Reading →
This is a public service announcement: Please IGNORE my traditions. Seriously, I want you to forget every cookie and decoration I share here.Okay, not really.But, I don't want you to get in a tizzy about it all.A lot of us have been drawn to the creation of family traditions, particularly around the Liturgical Year Calendar,... Continue Reading →
I was once 23. I was also really dumb when I was 23, and 24 and a good portion of 25. I also got engaged when I was 23 and married when I was 25. I can tell you which part of this paragraph I regret (actually I can't because I'm too ashamed). That was... Continue Reading →
I often turn to my favorite authors to give me a little pick me up when I'm feeling down, and well I've been feeling down a lot recently. I've been comforted from an odd source in the words of Mr. J.R.R. Tolkien over the last few weeks. He has a lot to say, subtly, on... Continue Reading →