birthdays

Eleanor’s 4th Birthday Party

We celebrated Eleanor’s 4th birthday earlier this month in classic little-girl style with a pink princess castle piñata… …some tea party fun… …handmade crowns… …and shields (for her knights of course)… …and wishes for the birthday girl. Oh, and don’t forget the after-party dancing (the girls loved twirling and singing like princesses).  I don’t know […]

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Family Trip to Tulsa

My husband’s family is from Tulsa, Oklahoma, so often when we have an extended vacation time we make the 12-hour drive to visit. The last time we went was two Christmases ago, so we were excited to go up again. The only thing we weren’t expecting was for the temperature to be up to 112 […]

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Amelia’s Waldorf Doll

My little Amelia went and turned two on us while we were visiting family in Tulsa last week, so I decided to make her something extra-special. If you’ve been following along on Instagram or Facebook you already know what I’ve been up to, but I thought I’d write a post about it here too. Not […]

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It’s My Birthday and We Have a Winner (Plus a Discount Code)!

Today I am 28-years-young. I’m not ashamed to admit my age, although it often makes other people uncomfortable. No, I don’t look like I’m old enough to have four kids already, but you can read that whole story here if you haven’t already. That’s me with my mom in the photo above, and if you […]

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Last Week at the Maker Mama House

Last week we made it back to the local library after a brief hiatus (I slowed down after a number of overdue fees) and was so glad to be back with the girls… …took Skyler shoe shopping–we tried second hand first with no luck, so off to Payless we went! …I finished the plate wall […]

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