Monthly Archives: December 2012

After the whirlwind and beat-down that was this month, somehow Christmas managed to come and pass and we had just enough of our ish together to pull it off (thanks largely to the shopping I did from my phone in the car on Black Friday as we drove home from New Mexico). But there was […]

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Whew. Dusting off the old computer with one hand while blowing my nose with the other. It’s been a doozie of a month. I found out I was (surprise!) pregnant a little before Thanksgiving, and just when I thought I was starting to get through the worst of that awful first trimester morning sickness, I […]

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Shine the light. It’s the only way to find our way out. It’s the only way to find joy again. It’s the only way to find solutions. Shine the light. Shine the light on love, on family, on holding tight to whatever keeps you going, be that your faith or your convictions. Shine the light […]

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Last month, before I got super exhausted and icky from this pregnancy, I made an easy-peasy tablet sleeve tutorial for The Paper Mama’s 50 Days of DIY Christmas. I promise it’s a super simple sewing project, and I love the laminated cotton fabric I got from City Craft for it! Makes it water (or coffee, […]

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that I’m too tired and sick to come up with something witty to write to tell you all how pregnant I am. I think grouchy cat understands. The facts are these: I’m 7 weeks, 5 days. Due July 25th This was NOT planned. Totally a surprise, due to basically losing my mind and any concept […]

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Voting is in full swing for the Inappropriate Elf entries, and I’ve had quite a few emails and comments with questions. So here’s the breakdown. 1. You can still enter until I close entries at midnight CST, December 18th. 2. You don’t have to ask people to vote for you. The top 10 will include […]

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