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We’re in the US

We’re currently in the US on vacation, visiting family, and seeing our sweet baby nephew Charley for the first time! He is about 20 days old now, and the most beautiful and good natured baby. I am loving getting to play aunt to my sweet sister’s baby boy, he is so delicious, and Sarah is…

I have fallen off the planet!

So I may have not fallen off the planet, but I have TRAVELED around the planet! I just got back a few days ago from an eleven day trip to the states! I didn’t even have enough time to be jet lagged, so I saved it all up and am twice as jet lagged now!…

Finished "Home is Where" Sign

I was able to finish my sign this weekend, it took a lot of lettering – so we can never move again because I am OVER the hand painting 🙂  Actually it shouldn’t be that big a deal from here on, because I will only have one at a time now that I am caught…

Home is Where…..

I’ve been working on a new project today…… The plaque is from Hobby Lobby (Yay! for them shipping APO) and I first painted it black, and then hand painted the white lettering. Next I sanded it back a little, and then sealed the whole thing with a clear poly. This is only part 1 of…

Sarah’s Maxi Dress

Remember when I showed pictures of us at the beach and said that Sarah had let me take some pictures of the dress we made her? Here are the pictures of the dress we made her! We used Butterick B5763 to make the dress, altering only the sleeves, the length, and the fabric choice. (She…

It’s All In The Details….

So I have shown bits and pieces of my front door decor, but I thought I would actually get out the good camera and take decent-ish pictures (I didn’t take the time to edit them and the hallway lighting is bad and windowless) We live in a high rise apartment with a central area on every…