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Monthly Archives: June 2008

crochet pattern: in-a-jiffy slippers for your princess

I find it endearing that my daughter thinks I can make anything for her out of a ball of yarn.  Of course, I cannot.  But I was happy to oblige her when Grandma came to town this week and bought her a Belle dress she’s had her eyes on for several months (she has the […]

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whatever things are lovely…

I'll admit it.  Sometimes I am a begrudging stay-at-home mom.  Not because I don't enjoy my darlings (and they ARE darling).  But because of the every-day-all-day-ness of it. Sweeping the floor for the third time in twenty-four hours.  Doing laundry and dishes.  Picking up the toys knowing I will be picking them up again in an hour.  Calling […]

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the thighs have it

I’m seven months post-pregnancy and I’ve stopped measuring the distance between here and there.  That gap between the button and button hole that represents several pants sizes ago, a closet full of shirts that are suddenly too short, a shelf stacked with skinny jeans and morning after morning of longing gazes at said skinny shelf. I […]

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the thighs have it

I’m seven months post-pregnancy and I’ve stopped measuring the distance between here and there.  That gap between the button and button hole that represents several pants sizes ago, a closet full of shirts that are suddenly too short, a shelf stacked with skinny jeans and morning after morning of longing gazes at said skinny shelf. I […]

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