Thoughts and Happenings

Thoughts & Happenings 8/11/17

When I went for my twelve week midwife appointment, there was a lot going on (namely, all four kids were sick!) so something that happened that day only finally caught up with me yesterday - two weeks after the fact. The midwife had attempted to hear the baby's heartbeat with the Doppler but there was… Continue reading Thoughts & Happenings 8/11/17

Thoughts and Happenings

Thoughts & Happenings 2/14/17

It's that time of year again, when gardeners are daydreaming and planning of the coming year's crops. I definitely do not consider myself a gardener as I've only ever grown some very easy flowers in the ground and a handful of vegetables in pots! Regardless, I am daydreaming and planning along with them. ^_^ I… Continue reading Thoughts & Happenings 2/14/17

Crafts and Sewing, Homemaking

Homemade Pillow Covers

There are three reasons I like to sew my own pillow covers. ^_^ They allow me to change the color scheme in my living room without having to put in much effort. We have lots of browns and beiges in the furniture and carpet, and then cream-colored walls so most pillows go just fine. I can even change… Continue reading Homemade Pillow Covers