Monthly Archives: July 2012

Pinned It, Tried It: Vinyl Record Bowls

About 2 months ago, I pinned this for making old vinyl records into bowls.  I like the vintage artsy look of them so I thought I’d go ahead and give it a try. When I was at my mom’s this … Continue reading

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Overheard at Our House

The Small Fry may not say much yet (or speak often for that matter — he really is the silent type) but sometimes he really knows what he wants and is willing to say so. After a morning of raspberry … Continue reading

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Summer Fun This Week

On Monday, my friend called to invite us to a “country family fair” that her kids had decided to create and run.  Her kids were so creative!  They came up with old-fashioned fair games (bushel basket toss, potato sack race, … Continue reading

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Overheard at Our House

The older kidlets have been playing pretend recently and many of the imagining “games” involve them running contests (after mama’s own heart!  🙂 ).  Sunday they asked me if I wanted to enter a “Napping Contest.” Me:  “Sure!  You can … Continue reading

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Overheard at Our House

While at the beach with some friends yesterday, Noah was talking candidly with one of the adults. Noah:  “I’m very brave!” Friend:  “Who taught you that:  your mom or your dad?” Noah:  “Neither, I learned it on my own.  Daddy … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Fishing Hats

I just got Sewing For Boys by Shelly Figueroa and Karen LePage from the library yesterday.  I like to check books out and try some of the patterns before I purchase a copy of my own.  While I’m not completely … Continue reading

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