January: the time when everyone makes goals or resolutions or sets a word of the year. People are taking the time to plan for the year ahead. I set my goals in August. Hashtag teacherforlife. I revisited them this morning, and realized that I had forgotten about half of them. Oops. But the good news is… Continue reading Reminder: revisit your goals.
Do you remember way back in the fall when I ordered a huge box of fabric? Well, I then went on a sewing frenzy! It was right when I got a notebook so I could start keeping track of what I was sewing every day. In fact, the first couple pages of that notebook are… Continue reading Recent clothing makes
We love hide-and-seek in our house. Last night, there was a rousing before-bed game. I had to go find them, and this is what I found. Haha! On Wednesday, I posted about how I’ve been decluttering a ton. Slowly but surely my house is getting a little more organized. I had some hardcover cookbooks that… Continue reading Friday’s pieces 01/11
I haven’t sewn in over a week. Yes, I’m a little sad about that and I wish that I had the time right now, but I just don’t. But what have I been doing? Decluttering! Ok, so I did a first round a few months ago, but I’m doing it again. So far, I have… Continue reading I’m decluttering like a mother
What a year 2018 has been! From a new family member to uncertainty about the future, it’s been a wild ride. Be nice, 2019? January In January, we went to the circus, I put together the top of a t-shirt quilt, started doing some pink laundry, and played with tractors. I also started cleaning out… Continue reading 2018: A photo year in review
Sunday evening, we went to a live nativity. It was so cool! It was a 17th century village, though the actual nativity part was “authentic”. It was meant to be like the traditional nativity scenes from Naples, only with live animals and people who were really spinning wool, mending shoes, and making cheese. New Year’s… Continue reading Friday’s pieces 01/04
Happy January! I hope that 2019 is kind to you. December had some serious highs and lows in my reading. One of the highs was that I read SO MANY BOOKS! I can contribute that to getting my new Kindle in the mail. And forcing myself to rest and read in the afternoon. And being… Continue reading December books