Well this is familiar

Evidently I can’t write cohesive posts anymore (as my unfinished drafts seem to indicate) so I’m back to my favored form of blogging In farm news, we have new poultry much to the amusement and disdain of the USPS. They came in waves First the French Guinea keets that were met with coos and smiles […]

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Briefly…

-We officially survived our first week of Pre-K.  Xander, according to all reports, is behaving beautifully and having a grand time.  His only “problem” is that he can’t remember anybody’s name, except Ms.Sherry his teacher.  -The first 2 days of Pre-K I got in trouble for not following the proper pick-up/drop-off rules.  I was pointedly […]

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Thanksgiving 2008

Aren’t my guys too cute sporting their turkey handprint shirts especially for Thanksgiving?  Sophie’s even matches her skirt… how’s that for planning? 🙂  Seriously though the kid’s loved their shirts and they were super cute!  I opted for glued on googly eyes and waddles which of course were promptly plucked off, but were cute while […]

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First Attempt: Sewing a Skirt for Sophie*

So it may come as a small surprise to a few of you out there that I don’t really sew.  I enjoy designing and tweaking images for machine embroidry, but I’ve never really done much in the constructive side of sewing.  After reading Amy Karol’s blog (and buying her book) and being inspired by Julie’s yearly […]

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