Monthly Archives: May 2013
Nope, no surprise pregnancies here, but I’m a proud mama all the same! Today Anna helped unpack her brand new Brother sewing machine! It was a combination Christmas-Birthday gift from Gramma and it’s a hit. How could it not be? … Continue reading
It turned out to be the perfect day to visit Dow’s Lake and take in the tulip beds as part of this year’s Tulip Festival.
A while ago I started teaching my kidlets how to hand sew. This is something that they seem to enjoy but it often gets pushed to the back burner. Recently, Anna found some kids sewing books at the library and … Continue reading
When I went to get my Small Fry dressed for the day yesterday, I realized that I had forgotten to do laundry and that the little one only owns 2 pairs of shorts so far this year. Bit of a … Continue reading
I went searching for Watkins products when I was last shopping in the states after reading about Joy’s Root Beer Float Meringues over at My Country Manse in March. I found imitation strawberry extract and imitation raspberry extract. The raspberry … Continue reading
I used some lightweight gingham to whip up 4 pairs of jammer length pjs for the kidlets for this (amazing!) warm weather we’ve been getting. This also so much faster with my new Singer serger, Susan. Finishing the seam allowances … Continue reading