Tagged with baby’s room

Here Comes the Sun

Here Comes the Sun

One morning this past week as I was making coffee for my ride into work, I flipped the radio on and a song came on that I had’t heard in quite a while.  It’s the Beatles’ (had no idea it was a Beatles song) “Here Comes the Sun.”  Never fails to make me smile.  The … Continue reading

Sewing Projects – For Drooly Days

Sewing Projects – For Drooly Days

Our new sewing machine has become quite the time suck way to spend an evening now that we’re getting ready for parenthood in more earnest than ever before.  I’ve managed to tackle quite a few of the ideas that have been stacking up for ages. It’s a good thing – last year, we resorted to … Continue reading

Books to Chew On

Books to Chew On

A couple of months ago, I got myself a new toy: a sewing machine.  Sewing machines aren’t entirely foreign to me – I took a mandatory Home Ec class in middle school and opted to take another one in high school.  Before I got this sewing machine, though, I hadn’t used one since 9th grade, … Continue reading

A Bushel and a Peck

A Bushel and a Peck

When I was a kid, if I was going to be apart from my parents for a while, my mom used to remind me, while giving me a goodbye hug, “I love you, a bushel and a peck!  And a hug around the neck!” It always made me smile – it so exemplifies my mom’s … Continue reading

Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday

This may look like a beat up old dresser to you.  It may look like something you’d find on Craigslist for $20, or at Goodwill.  Nope.  What you’re looking at is probably one of the most sentimental pieces of furniture in our house.  My dad’s parents bought him and his brother this dresser when they … Continue reading