Monthly Archives: December 2012

Major Snowfall

We had a major snowfall just the week before Christmas.  There was a dumping of about 44 cm of snow and it was wet and heavy — perfect for making a snowman in the front yard! Unfortunately…..  I never got … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Sewing

On Christmas Eve I found myself with a surprising amount of quiet time to sit and sew in the afternoon.  And that was good because I finished up these little gifts for my nephews (who have been wearing them constantly … Continue reading

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The Stockings Were Placed on the Coffee Table With Care

We hope you had a Very Merry Christmas and were able to celebrate with your family and loved ones, too!

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A Christmas Tradition Restored and Shared

This past weekend I was able to do something that I haven’t been able to make myself do for the past 4 years.  A Christmas tradition that I love and have been looking forward to sharing with my kids.  A … Continue reading

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Our Week In Photos

The past week has been a busy one.  I finished up the costumes for the Christmas pageant (we had a shepherd, a sheep, and a super hero).  For Noah, I took a man’s XL red t-shirt from the thrift store … Continue reading

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First Monster Tail Completed

Late last night I finished off the first of my monster tails, based on this free pattern from Running With Scissors.  I couldn’t allow the Small Fry to help model this time because he’s over-willing and I know that means … Continue reading

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Advent 2

On Sunday we celebrated the second week of Advent with a radio drama!  It’s so fun to see the kidlets enjoy something like this!  They cozy up on the couches and stare at the blank tv screen as if they’re … Continue reading

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