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Monthly Archives: February 2007

“True Colors”

I wonder if there are dreams after you die.  Maybe it depends on where you go – up or down, so to speak. About a month ago I had a dream.  I was sitting in a hammock with my dad and we were watching the ocean.  I could hear the shush of the waves as […]

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thrift score

I was on my way out of the thrift store when I decided to do a "sweep" of the store to make sure E. hadn’t dropped anything.  That’s when I found this on a quick glance down the book aisle: Yay!!! This 1964 children’s party book is awesomely vintage and still so much fun!  It […]

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the tote formerly known as a sweater

I don’t know how to knit, and these days I am short on the patience required to fashion an entire bag in crochet (though I do have my eye on several patterns I’d like to try this spring).  But I love the idea of a knit bag.  And I love making new things from old […]

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for you

I went to my womens’ bible study this morning and they shared this with us.  I felt led to share it with someone else.  It’s meant for someone.  Maybe you. Ephesians 1:3-8 — You are who God says you are: You are blessed (v.3) You are chosen (v.4) You are adopted (v.5; also Rom. 8:23) […]

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two are better than one

My mom sent these lovely "Mommy and me" aprons she made for Valentine’s day (she also included an embroidered reversible smock).  I joke with my mom about how she does everything in "twos."  She didn’t just send J. one Iraq war scrapbook (in a 3-inch binder) when he came back from his first tour; she […]

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