Good morning friends. It is a sweltering 35 degrees outside right now. I'll be heading to the Bloomington Handmade Market later today, and I'm excited. I'm so happy to tell you all that after one week of crate rest, Apollo is doing very well. So well, in fact, that his vet said Apollo only needs… Continue reading House Arrest Update #1
Hello friends! I hope you had a great weekend. Why am I still awake at nearly 11 o'clock at night, you ask? This is what happens when you have a chai tea latte at 4 pm. For some reason, I didn't think it was caffeinated. SPOILER ALERT - it's caffeinated and I'm wide awake. UNTZ… Continue reading Blooming
Hello friends! Dang. How is it already September? The dark cloud of the August 30 deadline has passed, and another fiscal year has ended. Usually on Sundays I like doing laundry and wrapping up my chores, but this morning I. have. done. nothing. I'm not going to lie. This picture was totally posed ~for the… Continue reading Easing Into Fall
Hello friends! Geez, it's been three weeks since I've posted. Hope you all are doing well! We are mostly settling in. Some aspects of this move have been good, while there are other things going on with the house at the moment that are causing a lot of stress and anxiety. I remember my transition… Continue reading Transitioning
We've got a finished cardi! With sleeves! The pattern was actually really easy to follow, and there is a great tutorial video to walk you through the steps (even though my brain took awhile to decipher the difference between front and back post crochet). Now I just need to wash and block it. The sleeves… Continue reading Ta Da!
Hi friends! This is a super quick post since things are pretty busy at the moment! Work is insane and I've had to pass on some of my reports to others. Working in consulting turns you into a hoarder; I don't LIKE giving up assigned reports, but my work load was just not sustainable. And… Continue reading Why Is It May?
Happy Tuesday friends! I hope you all had a great weekend. It's amazing how much my mood has lifted since spring has arrived! We took several walks this weekend. I tried to get a picture of Apollo posing regally in the bluebonnets, but he did not want to participate. The best I could get was… Continue reading Craft Fails