There are things that you expect when you become a Mom, things people tell you about. The love, the worry, the tiredness (though nothing really prepares you for the sheer exhaustion that is your constant companion for the first few months, or years!) People talk about mothering as being a great calling. So vital and … More Words on Wednesday – It's a Mom's Life
So, I have come to rely on one evening a week to do some writing on my own at a coffee shop. It didn’t happen this week. I am a bit annoyed. I find it quite difficult to do much writing at home while the boys are around. So I have thoughts swirling around in … More Words on Wednesday – Challenged
I love Pi Day so much! Pies are one of my favourite foods. Every country that I’ve lived in has pies of some sort that I love. The United States, of course, has fruit pies. Jamaica has patties & meatloaf. The UK has cheese and onion pasties & Cornish pasties. New Zealand meat pies. We … More Tasty Tuesday – Pi Day & St Patrick's Day
I’ve been feeling very unfashionable lately. I’m in a serious rut. Working on it. I got a new dress recently at Target. It has an amazing pattern and I love the details on it. It will definitely be one that will see me through all the seasons. Dress: Target, Leggings: Walmart, Shoes: Walmart, Shrug: Torrid … More Fashion on Friday – Love this Pattern!
My status update on Facebook recently went like this: Jude: Why isn’t God a million, or a google, or a googolplex (in age)? Are the clouds above the sky or under the sky? When everyone dies, will there still be a heaven and an earth? What makes the bubbles in pop? This boy keeps me … More Words on Wednesday – Questions, Questions, Questions
I first made these Pepperoni Pizza Puffs for my son’s birthday party last year. This last week we had a recipe exchange at the mom’s group that I go to so I thought I’d make them again because they are super easy & great for kids. Sadly, I forgot to take a photo! They look … More Tasty Tuesday – Pepperoni Pizza Puffs
I have been having a jolly little time experimenting with sewing on vintage sheets. I love the patterns of vintage sheets & they are so soft. I’ve been scouring local thrift stores for vintage sheets for a while now, using them to make fort kits mostly, but I also knew that I would use the … More Make It Monday – Embroidery Hoops & Vintage Sheets