Tag Archives: holiday giving

Sharing more love

Valentine’s Day was even sweeter this year! Our little guy sported some mama-made pants which warmed my heart! I made a few Valentine cards, received some, and some beautiful flowers too. Time is flying by, nice to have sweet moments … Continue reading

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{this moment}

from Soulemama ::A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember:: 

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Last little bit of Christmas

because this picture involves: 1.  my sweet baby boy 2. a handmade gift 3.  made by my husband

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A (little) handmade Christmas

Preparing for the holidays this year involved more laptop use than sewing machine use!  Thanks to Etsy, Amazon, and other online shops, many of our gifts this year were purchased.  I tried to support handmade and local businesses as much … Continue reading

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Cookies

Merry baking!  This weekend we found ourselves in the kitchen, pulling down ingredients, warming up the oven, passing the baby back and forth, and whipping up some holiday treats. The delicious smells of sugary goodness combined with the pretty tins … Continue reading

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Sewin’ with Owen

Our little sunshine has been helping out all over the house!  He has made dinner, put dishes away, done plenty of laundry, vacuumed, and even completed a plumbing job!  Of course, with all these chores and other activities (nursing, napping … Continue reading

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A small change

Late in December, I came across a new (to me) blog: Hip Mountain Mama.  Suzy, the author and hip mama, is very committed to making this world a better place.  She has created One Small Change, encouraging us all to … Continue reading

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Merry making

Hello! Since the Brady Christmas, I’ve been lucky enough to enjoy several Christmases of my own! Kevin, the other Christmas birthday boy, turned 29!  We all wish him the best year yet. Thanks to our neighbors, burning the midnight oil … Continue reading

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Write and send cards (still on the list)

Holiday spirits can work magic, can’t they? I am very grateful for the cheer all around me. It seems as though my heart, quite filled up, is overflowing. Love who I wake up to in the morning, work with everyday, … Continue reading

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Handmade {by many}

This little mobile came together at my sister in law’s baby shower.  Everyone who came to celebrate little man Epperson (expected late February 2010) participated in giving him a little piece of the sky.  Kevin prepared the frame: assembled the … Continue reading

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