Baby Hope Chest: Knits and Lucky Charms

We’re having another baby!! We’re so thrilled! I’m 18 weeks along, and our baby is due in late March. (We’ll be able to find out the gender in a couple of weeks!) And after a long, grueling three months of sickness, I’m finally happy to come out of hiding and

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Artist Trade with Rhapsody Fiber Arts

Earlier this year, we converted Violet’s crib to a toddler bed, and it’s been going remarkably well. She was ready for more independence, and I love that she’s finally allowed to have a blanket and pillow in there! It’s so nice to see her cozy at night! I knew right

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Homemade Pirate Ship Toys

A couple of weeks ago, Violet and I went out on a Mommy-Daughter date that was SO fun. We went to toddler story time at the library, then we went to Chick-fil-a for lunch and shared a scrumptious peach milkshake, and THEN we shopped around for toys at a kid’s

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My First Hand-Knit Sweater

On November 12th, 2018, I cast on my first sweater. I had no idea it what I was in for. It was a “flax sweater” intended for my husband’s Christmas gift, knit from Berocco Vintage yarn, in a duck egg blue that had been in my stash for years. I

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My New Favorite Craft: Knit and Crochet Toys

It’s been a quiet December on the blog-front, because… well… when you’re a parent, Christmas is a lot of WORK! I mean, of course I enjoyed it! (I don’t want to sound like I’m in a huff. LOL). It’s a privilege to impart that Christmas magic to my daughter! To

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