Month: May 2011

Month of Mamas Interview: Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood of CraftSanity

I fell in love with our last mama in the Month of Mamas series through her podcast and blog about all things handmade, CraftSanity. Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood is a wife and mother of two little girls, who lives in West Michigan. She makes her living teaching craft workshops, writing as a freelance journalist and columnist, and […]

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Self Discovery

These photos are actually about a week old. I’ve been waiting to figure out what I wanted to write about with them (and narrowing down which of the twenty or so to share). I don’t remember exactly what I was doing the afternoon Amelia crawled over to our guest bathroom and saw herself in the […]

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Month of Mamas Interview: Wendy Copley of Wendolonia

  Today the mama of the week is the bento-queen herself, Wendy Copley. You may remember when I introduced you to her blog last year, but today I’m excited to share some words from Wendy herself! Wendy lives in Northern California with her husband and two adorable boys, Wyatt and August. She is a bit […]

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My Mother’s Day

I whipped up some embroidered hand print wall hangings for the important mamas in our family as mother’s day gifts this month. It was a race to the finish, but I managed to get them all done (expect my own), albeit my mom did receive hers a little late (sorry mom!). I found the idea […]

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Kids Clothes Week Wrap-Up

I started off pretty diligent for the Kids Clothes Week Challenge last week, putting in my hour of sewing each day. But I definitely tapered off by the end of the week and didn’t complete as many things as I’d hoped to (not that I can’t sew them any other time). I did manage a […]

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